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Web Training Resources

 

Content Training

Content Resources

Research on readability/usability
How Users Read on the Web
Top 10 Guidelines for Homepage Usability
Great Summaries on ‘About Us’ Pages Engage Users and Build Trust

Hemingway App
Hemingway App makes your writing bold and clear. The app highlights lengthy, complex sentences and common errors.

Grammarly
Grammarly's free writing app and grammar checker will make sure your messages, documents, and social media posts are clear, mistake-free, and impactful.

Image Resources

Smugmug
The university also maintains an archive of photos.
Download password: bengalroar2020

Squoosh
Tool for resizing images and optimizing image file size.

BeFunky
Online app for resizing and cropping images.

Accessibility and Quality Assurance Resources

DubBotDubBot provides quality checks - accessibility, misspellings, broken links, readability,  etc. 


It is important to make accommodations for users with visual or hearing impairments.

ITRC Accessibility Resources
Rules about image description text
Example of a screen reader in use

 

CMS Training

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Recordings of Special Sessions

Content types
January 2022
Reminders on content type basics, Themes, Content wrappers, Single column content types, Setting up staff directories

 

DubBot training
July 14, 2022
Basic information about DubBot and some specific examples you may encounter.