"For the personal faculty Wordpress based sites (where I am probably headed)
Did you provide training/support for them?
Do you edit their content, or are they on their own?
For your department websites
Have you found it to actually be worth your…"
"Hey gang, thanks for the replies.
I was really looking for people who, within a larger university, take care of their college and departments, rather than a top level web-admins.
I work at the University of Missouri, but my responsibility is…"
To answer those questions:
How do you manage your site?
Here at CSU-Pueblo ( http://www.colostate-pueblo.edu ) we use SharePoint. I manage the entire site but train editors if they are interested. The only exceptions are our…"
"We are currently in a transition stage here at Martin Luther College, but I'll toss in my answers as best I see them:
How do you manage your site?
Currently we use Plone 2.1.x for all content management of the public-facing website.…"
"While not at the college level I manage the Aviation Sites (soon to be school of transportation with a few more depts) for Southern Illinois University Carbondale (2.5 departments, and about 35 sites total). http://www.aviation.siuc.edu
I feel like I'm in a unique position in that, at the University of Missouri, I manage our division level college (of engineering) AND most of our department sites all within a single CMS. http://engineering.missouri.edu/Are you in a similar situation? If so, let's talk!How do you manage your site?Were you handed your departments all at once, or did you have to take them over?Was a peaceful transition if you took them over? How did you accomplish…See More
"Wordpress is a very suitable way to go for on online magazine.
Just keep in mind that dumping content into the blog ≠ online magazine.
Take a look at this lecture from Jason Santa Maria: http://vimeo.com/4394152 and make sure your designer does…"
Amherst College is considering switching the search engine we use on our website (Drupal) from Google Search Appliance (GSA) to Google Custom Search Engine (CSE). We are considering using Google Tag Manager (GTM) for A/B testing of GSA and CSE. We are configured to seamlessly switch between the two search options.Does anyone have ideas, resources, or a checklist you've used for testing the site search and gauging relevancy?If not GTM for A/B testing, any recommendation on what else to use?All…See More
The Communications Department in the UW-Madison Division of Information Technology (DoIT) is looking for a full-time User Experience Analyst to join our team. The opportunityWe’re redefining the experience of higher education at UW-Madison, from improving the course enrollment process to designing tools that support advising to overhauling the MyUW portal. We need someone who is driven to understand the challenges our users face, to help untangle thorny process and technical ecosystems, and…See More