Weblab: The New Media Blog
January 23, 2015
WhiteWhale, the makers of our LiveWhale CMS, put a lot of effort into their support site. We honor them by pulling in their content into our support site.
April 17, 2014
We’ve rolled out a stylesheet that prints out the essential content.
February 25, 2014
Here are known issues and best practices
February 4, 2014
On Feb 19, we are upgrading our LiveWhale content management system. Here are a few things to expect when you log in on the 20th.
December 20, 2013
This February we will upgrade to the latest version of LiveWhale, 1.5. The exact date is to be determined.
October 31, 2013
To have a better chance of promoting your event across campus screens, we’ve cleaned out some old tags, created a special tag in cases where you don’t want to your event to display and increased the number of events.
July 5, 2013
Morgan and I recently attended the HighEdWeb West conference in Orange, California. We returned to campus with lots of new ideas, but one seemingly tiny thing looms large for me: we’ve got to stop telling our web visitors to “click here.”
May 2, 2013
Here are some resources for writing for the web, creating effective navigation, and keeping content fresh.
December 12, 2012
We upgraded our content management system tonight to the latest-and-greatest version. Lots of new features are available and many more will be rolled out in the coming weeks as we connect the internet tubes.
October 10, 2011
Last week, as you may have read, we upgraded to the latest version of our LiveWhale content management system, which powers the vast majority of our website. Overall, things went swimmingly, though a few bugs always pop up with upgrading. For instance, we have an issue with checkboxes and radio buttons in new LiveWhale forms. You can be confident, however, that all of these bugs are being squashed one by one. The easiest way to keep track of the efforts is via our t…