University Web Developers

University Web Developers

We've just launched our newest feature - The 2009-2010 Catalog - Department of Graduate and Professional Studies. It's all built in WordPress. Check it out: http://content.nichols.edu/course_catalogs/gps/

The new site uses a plugin to manage the sidebar navigations - Page Lists Plus - see that here: http://www.technokinetics.com/plugins/page-lists-plus/. Other than that, it's a standard WordPress install with custom built theme.

Views: 1173

Comment

You need to be a member of University Web Developers to add comments!

Join University Web Developers

Comment by Claudia Snell on July 21, 2009 at 8:44am
Thanks Eileen!
Comment by Eileen O'Sullivan on July 20, 2009 at 3:48pm
Claudia,
That is impressive. We still produce our print based catalog and then pdf it for the web - ugh - thanks for the inspiration.
Eileen
Comment by Claudia Snell on July 10, 2009 at 8:56am
Hey Daniel,
Thanks for the feedback.
I'll pass the feedback about the catalog navigation on to the team. Also, are you still experiencing difficulty getting to our site?
Comment by Dan Thornbury on July 9, 2009 at 8:02pm
We use Wordpress and I'm currently redesigning our site so I'll be sure to checkout this plug-in. Have you implemented a search feature? It would be great to find a search feature that only searches within certain pages/posts and their children. I made a search feature for Wordpress for our tutorials programme www.queens.unimelb.edu.au/tutorials/ but I'm far from happy and will need to redo this after the main page design.

Also, for Nichols, the list is incredibly long and confusing. It might be more useful to build a list of contents as the contents of a page inside a template, as the list is incredibly long... something more like an overview of things broken into disciplines - like this? Just a thought...

I found this plug-in useful because it only shows the children of the current page, granted users have to work through but perhaps it saves some confusion...

...also, I can no longer access your site for some reason :)

Elsewhere

Latest Activity

Rachel Mele commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Speaker call for proposals for #OUTC19 is officially open! "
15 hours ago
Rachel Mele commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"There’s a high school student who is a great fit for your institution, yet never engages with your institution online and enrolls elsewhere. Why? Find out during our next webcast with Lance Merker as he dives into the 2018 E-Expectations Trend…"
Friday
Rachel Mele commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Your website needs a redesign and the project is catching momentum. Woohoo! But wait… have you considered your school’s IT needs and concerns? #StartWithTheCMS"
Friday
Rachel Mele commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Now available for free download! "
Wednesday
Profile IconMiesha, Megan Gonzalez and Aaron Claycomb joined University Web Developers
Wednesday
Rachel Mele commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Everything that prospective students want to know about your college or university is at their fingertips. So what happens if they don’t find the info on your website?"
Aug 7
Rachel Mele commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Knowing common terms will make it easier to talk all things design related. "
Aug 2
Rachel Mele commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Directories should be easy to find on your website and easy to navigate. Here’s a showcase of schools with great faculty and staff directories: "
Jul 31
Rachel Mele commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Is your digital presence not up to par? Maybe it’s time to #StartWithTheCMS."
Jul 27
Rachel Mele commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Ready to optimize conversions on your website? "
Jul 25
Monique George is now a member of University Web Developers
Jul 23
Rachel Mele commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"OU Mashup v2 is chock-full of features designed especially for higher ed. See what’s new! "
Jul 20
Rachel Mele commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Feeling overwhelmed about the idea of redesigning your college or university website? We’ve got you covered in our latest white paper! "
Jul 18
Rachel Mele commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Our OU Campus CMS allows you to prevent your content contributors from publishing a page unless it meets your preset accessibility requirements. "
Jul 13
Rachel Mele commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Another win for our customer support and training teams! "
Jul 12
Rachel Mele commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"What’s going on behind the scenes with your website? That’s what the Workflow Gadget in our OU Campus CMS is designed to track. "
Jul 6
Rob Peterson is now a member of University Web Developers
Jul 5
Rachel Mele commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Aligning your website with visitor intent is key. Join Matt from Ruffalo Noel Levitz in our next webcast about how to structure IA to connect with prospects."
Jul 2
Rachel Mele commented on Lynn Zawie's group OmniUpdate
"Considering a website redesign? Sooner rather than later you will need to assess your existing content. Caroline Roberts from iFactory recommends this 2-step approach"
Jul 2
Jonathan Chowdhury is now a member of University Web Developers
Jul 2

UWEBD has been in existence for more than 10 years and is the very best email discussion list on the Internet, in any industry, on any topic

About

© 2018   Created by Mark Greenfield.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service