Jun

05

v10 Gadgets

It's the end of spring. What does that mean in the academic world? The new school year is on the horizon, which makes now the perfect time to consider improving your online course catalog. Did you know that OmniUpdate has helped more than two dozen colleges and universities automate their catalog?

May

29

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Soon after the Tarrant County College web team launched a new website in 2009, students and administrators began asking, "Why isn't the site mobile-friendly?" Visits to the college's website from mobile devices shot up a whopping 16 percent in the eight-month period between August 2012 and March 2013. They weren't the only college in this situation.

May

20

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Today, every higher education institution has some form of web governance. But is your institution doing it right? And what does it have to do with a web content management system (CMS)? The key is that your web governance and CMS processes should be tightly linked, as both are working toward the same goal--better web content and better management of that content.

May

02

Playing Nice Together

I'm sure it doesn't come as a surprise that developers and designers don't always get along. When our yard sale of a site became important, both coding and design skills were lacking. I honed my coding skills and learned a lot about design, and I acquired the odd ability to see things from both sides of the fence. More importantly, I learned that developers and designers need to learn to play nice together. But how?