Smore Tutorial

Updated November 2021

Step 1- Create Your Account

This page provides helpful links that will direct you to short, easy to follow guides and videos that teach you how to use Smore's features to help you become a Smore Pro in minutes!

Please not that you must use the invitation link provided by Paris ISD and your Paris ISD email account when signing up for Smore. If you need the invitation link, email

If you already have the invite link and are ready to get started, login at

Quick Start- Newsletter Basics

Smore Newsletters | Getting Started

Adding a Video to Your Smore

Adding Videos (Smore)

Adding Links & Images to Your Smore

Adding Links (Smore)

Translation, Visually Impaired, & Accessibility Features

Translations, Visually Impaired, & Accessibility

Sending Your Smore Newsletter

Smore Academy | How to Share Your Newsletter

Need to Find a Template Fast? Do This!

Finding a Template in Smore

Advanced Features

Collaborating with Shared Folders

Learn how to create a folder and add other users so that they can create, add, or edit content to newsletters in that shared folder using their own Smore account.

Screencastify & The Watch List

Introduction to Analytics
Analytics Feature (With Video)

Options for viewing who opened your Smore, how long, and how many times.

Smore Help Files

Additional Features

This page includes links to additional features such as the translation feature, adding an attachment, using templates, and more.

Newsletter Basics & Settings

This link provides a list of different topics to help get you started on creating a newsletter. It includes everything from choosing a template to managing newsletter folders.

Smore Help Center

Search through a list of common help topics or enter your own.

Karol Ackley

State & Federal Programs Director

Paris ISD

Paris, TX