"Fair enough - most of our staff has been here in and around a decade or more too - hopefully cascade goes over well enough with them. We like the windows-like file structure. I'd love to see the report! mcheater @ ivey.uwo.ca"
"We went form 30 to 8 and then down to 4 vendors. I can send you the entire project report if you like. Yes stj is doing well, but that doesn't affect mun salaries, at least at most levels, and most of our 900 "content creators" are…"
"meh, i'd say st. j would be the savvier population right now - isn't the city booming? my cousin just passed through town and said that every car on the road is brand new, thanks to hybernia/oil etc.
really, you thought it would be…"
"Really! We thought Hannon Hill was too much learning curve for our users ! But we have an aging population with no tech savvy here , versus I imagine the level of sophistication is greater there!
Right now the list is down to Omni update, Day CQ…"
"I jumped jobs from Academica Group to University of Western Ontario - and finally have time to *read* the top ten now!
What projects did you get into? MUN's site has been ahead of the pack, I'd love to know what you tried and what…"
Fair enough - most of our staff has been here in and around a decade or more too - hopefully cascade goes over well enough with them. We like the windows-like file structure. I'd love to see the report! mcheater @ ivey.uwo.ca
meh, i'd say st. j would be the savvier population right now - isn't the city booming? my cousin just passed through town and said that every car on the road is brand new, thanks to hybernia/oil etc.
really, you thought it would be complicated for end users (content creators)? It definitely doesn't offer literal "in-line" editting which is something we saw in every other platform ... what systems are you looking?
"Don't miss out on today's webcast: How to Handle the Google Mobilegeddon happening at 11 am PDT with our friends at Converge Consulting!
Learn about the impact of Google's recent mobile-friendly update, tips to keep your…"
The Higher Education Web Professionals Association Board of Directors is the governing body of the Association, working to create and manage policy, coordinate business issues, and manage the growth and prosperity of HighEdWeb. The Board meets monthly to discuss updates and issues, and works to lead various Association initiatives year-round.There are several open Director spots, due to growth and natural term expiration, and so HighEdWeb is now inviting nominations. Nominations (of yourself or…See More
Job SummaryThe Web Designer position works closely with various college departments to create and maintain a college website that is marketing focused and content driven. This individual is a talented and creative graphic designer with strong background in designing modern and innovative web pages. The ability to implement the designs into working web pages using front-end development skills in HTML5 and CSS3 is key.Essential FunctionsDesign visually-appealing, innovative web pages and graphics…See More
"More than anything I would suggest focusing on workflow and how you can manage the process similar to that of the offline pdf creation process. So might want to do a proof of concept with wordpress to see if you can pull it off and then also looked…"
So, the "powers that be" here are looking into various catalog systems...for next year.In the meantime, we're now working on our (hopefully last) old-school InDesign/PDF catalog, and I got to thinking...maybe it would be a good thing to do some sort of web-based static page (to keep it simple, for now) catalog this time around, to make the transition next year to whatever catalog system the "powers that be" decide upon an easier one.We have a Wordpress instance and then we have our regular…See More
"Join us on Thursday, May 28 at 11 am PT when Becky Vardaman and Robyn Anderson from Converge Consulting and our very own Rich Paul discuss the impact of Google's recent mobile-friendly update. Register now!"
We are hosting a large conference in 2016 and looking for a simple mobile app to use, we don't have time to build one in house. Just something with venue info and sessions as a base. Does anyone have suggestions? Thanks much!Ronna JohnstonUniversity of Northern ColoradoSee More
"Katie, we are in the same boat as you. We will be changing to a site that focuses more on prospective students, moving non-related content to SharePoint. We have similar concerns but are going in with a plan of cutting our number of content authors…"
"Rogue websites can cause all kinds of problems for your higher ed website, but how do you stop them for good? Check out these steps in today's blog post "Taming the Beast: Rogue Websites in Higher Ed"
Taming the Beast: Rogue…"
"Today's blog post sums up the Higher Ed Live Special Edition broadcast, “The Catalog to End All Catalogs,” with Nathan Gerber from Utah Valley University and Dawn Truelsen from Fresno State. Get the scoop!