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Capturing Audiences with Data Visualization Systems and Pre-attentive Features

Data visualization has nearly unlimited potential but is often only as valuable as the story you are able to tell and the audience you can capture to see you story. In this interactive workshop,…

From  Bridget Sullivan on 09/28/2021 4 plays 0  

Communicating Inclusion on the Web: Anti-Racist Strategies for Marketing and Communication

Description: Marketing coordinators, web designers, and communicators are increasingly expected to be able to navigate nuanced, clear communication on complex issues of race and racism. Join…

From  Abigail Bobrow on 05/27/2021 17 plays 0  

Whose job is it anyway: Accessibility of websites and their content

PowerPoint Presentation RFP Requirements ExcerptWhose job is it anyway: Accessibility of websites and their contentWeb accessibility requirements can be overwhelming if you haven't…

From  Abigail Bobrow on 01/28/2021 23 plays 0  

What Luke Skywalker and Yoda have to do with marketing strategy

DESCRIPTION: When it comes to creating an effective marketing strategy, it’s important to not only tell the right stories, but also to frame them in the right way. Kristin Tennant, Copywriting…

From  Abigail Bobrow on 10/28/2020 32 plays 1  

Lessons Learned: Testing Rokwire on the Mobile Platform

Tim Offenstein has spent the past several months working with the Rokwire team to develop two mobile apps: the Illinois app and the Safer Illinois app. He will talk about the lessons learned from…

From  Abigail Bobrow on 09/24/2020 9 plays 0  

Media Commons 2.0: How to Best Utilize the Media Commons to Produce Promotional Media

Description: The Media Commons, located on the north and east side of the upper level of the Undergraduate Library, has experienced great growth and change in the past year. In this session, Eric…

From  Abigail Bobrow on 04/30/2020 19 plays 0  

April 1, 2020: Documentary Photography-What it takes to capture moments that matter

How do you find the story within the story, capture emotion and preserve moments that transcend time? Award-winning photojournalist Fred Zwicky will share simple approaches that can help elevate your…

From  Abigail Bobrow on 04/2/2020 41 plays 0  

Webmasters Workshop, Feb. 26, 2020: How to improve the look of your videos

Andrew Gleason, coordinator of video production in Public Affairs, will talk about how to create compelling videos by exploring the fundamentals of composition and lighting. He'll share key tips…

From  Abigail Bobrow on 02/27/2020 61 plays 0  

Social Strategy: WeChat & Weibo - Wednesday, October 16, 2019 3 PM

WeChat and Weibo are two of the most popular social media platforms in China. In this presentation, Marta Schneider and August Schiess will talk about why we invest in these platforms, the Illinois…

From  Abigail Bobrow on 10/21/2019 12 plays 0  

Web Workshop Electronic Information Technology Accessibility Policy

Electronic Information Technology Accessibility Policy The EIT Accessibility Policy will soon become official. This presentation will inform you about what the policy says and how it will impact…

From  Courtney McLearin on 09/20/2018 16 plays 0  

Web Workshop Introducing the Campus cPanel Hosting Service

Introducing the Campus cPanel Web Hosting Service If you've been looking for free, flexible on-campus web hosting, the campus cPanel-based web hosting service is here for you! cPanel is the…

From  Daniel Harmon on 09/5/2018 22 plays 1  

Web Workshop: Managing Multiple CMS Instances with Automated Infrastructure

Using Ansible, Docker and GIT to manage multiple instances of a CMS (Drupal) and automate deployment of updates across many separate department websites. Presenters: Nate Baxley is an Assistant…

From  Holly Rushakoff on 05/2/2018 9 plays 0  

Web Workshop: Taming CMS Development with Docker and GIT

Using local Docker installations, Drupal Feature deployments, and GIT to streamline development across a mid-sized web team. Presenters:Tyler Rubach is the Lead Web Services Specialist for ATLAS and…

From  Holly Rushakoff on 04/25/2018 12 plays 0  

Web Workshop: Unified College Design

Using a consistent design framework alongside a modular component strategy allows for a mix of flexibility and efficiency at a large scale. Presenters Nate Baxley is an Assistant Director in ATLAS…

From  Abriel Shipley on 04/19/2018 17 plays 0  

Using Animated GIFs to Enhance Email Communications and Engagement

Joe Brumleve will discuss best practices for using animation in emails. He will walk through a few examples and explain the process of creating animated GIFs in Photoshop. Basic Photoshop…

From  Todd Mette on 12/13/2017 19 plays 0  

Removing Collaboration Roadblocks: Working locally or remotely doesn't have to be a communication block

Collaborating, participating in a meeting remotely, or working with others from your own office doesn't have to painful. At the University of Illinois we have access to tools like Skype that…

From  Todd Mette on 11/15/2017 8 plays 0  

2018 University of Illinois Web Conference

A promotional video for the 2018 University of Illinois Web Conference held at the I Hotel and Conference Center in Champaign, Illinois, April 4-6, 2018.

From  Douglas Burgett on 11/6/2017 306 plays 0  

Web Workshop: Social Media Analytics

This workshop will review the available and upcoming tools for social media analytics available to campus and how you can leverage this data. Questions Q: Where can people sign up to use…

From  Abriel Shipley on 10/27/2017 19 plays 0  

Web Workshop: Automatic Speech Recognition and Captions via Kaltura

Automatic Speech Recognition and Captions via Kaltura Kaltura now offers an easy way to create closed captioning (CC) files. Aside from being required by law, CC technology can aid viewers with…

From  Daniel Harmon on 09/20/2017 130 plays 2  

Web Workshop: Lens on Leaders—Developers & Educators Collaborating to Put Students First

Every year, the Illinois Leadership Center (ILC) provides upwards of 5,000 students formal leadership education opportunities, but with an aging system and an increasing demand for leadership…

From  Meagan Hennessey on 05/5/2017 2 plays 0  

Web Workshop: Web Accessibility Evaluation and Inspection Tools for Illinois

AInspector Sidebar for Firefox, the Accessibility Bookmarklets, and the Functional Accessibility Evaluator (FAE) 2.0 are open source tools developed at Illinois to help web development teams learn…

From  Wendy Bertram on 02/22/2017 430 plays 0  

Audit of Illinois Information Technology Act Implementation (IITAA) at the University of Illinois

This presentation will show the results of an audit of over 120 campus websites for implementation of the Illinois Information Technology Accessibility Act (IITAA) requirements. The results of the…

From  Todd Mette on 01/25/2017 13 plays 0  

Lessons Learned From Teaching Social Media Analytics

After teaching an undergraduate course to mostly communication focused majors (advertising, journalism, communication, etc.), I’ve learned many lessons as to what is seemingly most helpful for…

From  Todd Mette on 12/8/2016 114 plays 0  

Web Workshop: SharePoint Demo

SharePoint Shared Service Coordinator Larry Gibson will present a demonstration of how SharePoint works. SharePoint is a free collaboration tool for the University of Illinois workplace. The platform…

From  Meagan Hennessey on 11/21/2016 17 plays 0