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Accessibility Tools|Open Lab June 14th, 2019

Topic: Accessibility tools
Location: ITB 2071 & Online at
https://wsu.zoom.us/j/459592374
Time: 9:30 – 11:00 am

In this open lab we will be going over several tools used to better identify accessibility concerns including vision blockers and how to use a screen reader.

As always, if you have any general website support questions or feedback open lab is a great place to bring them!

Also if you have a topic you would like to hear more about or some constructive criticism, please let us know: Open Lab Feedback Survey

Intro to Qualtrics|Open Lab June 7th, 2019

Topic: Qualtrics
Location: ITB 2071 & Online at
https://wsu.zoom.us/j/459592374
Time: 9:30 – 11:00 am

Qualtrics is a simple to use web-based survey tool to conduct survey research, evaluations and other data collection activities. We’ll go over creating simple forms and how to leverage the different flows available.

As always, if you have any general website support questions or feedback open lab is a great place to bring them!

Intro to WordPress – June 2019 Edition

This will be a general introduction training. Whether you are new to WordPress here at WSU or just need a refresher, everyone is welcome to attend.

If you are on the Pullman campus – WHERE: ITB 2071 – Please come in person.

WHEN: Tuesday, June 18th@ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

If you are not on the Pullman campus :
https://wsu-k20.zoom.us/j/960317343

Meeting ID: 960 317 343

Phone Call (long distance)
+1 669 900 6833
+16699006833,,960317343# US (One Tap Mobile Call)

Nested Gravity Forms |Open Lab May 31st, 2019

Topic: Nested Gravity Forms
Location: ITB 2071 & Online at
https://wsu.zoom.us/j/459592374
Presenter: Sheilah Schneider
Time: 9:30 – 11:00 am

Sheilah will be talking about her implementation of nested Gravity Forms. Gravity Forms is a Platform wide plugin used for contact, registrations or any other applications where you need to gather data from your users.

As always, if you have any general website support questions or feedback open lab is a great place to bring them!

Open Graph Plugin |Open Lab May 24th, 2019

Topic: Creating Accessible Tables
Location: ITB 2071 & Online at
https://wsu.zoom.us/j/459592374
Time: 9:30 – 11:00 am

Open Graph is plugin which will allow you to customize the summary and image of your posts and pages that you present on social media sites such as Twitter and Facebook. This can also help with better SEO and the text presented by search engines.

As always, if you have any general website support questions or feedback open lab is a great place to bring them!

Creating Accessible Tables |Open Lab May 17th, 2019

Topic: Creating Accessible Tables
Location: ITB 2071 & Online at
https://wsu.zoom.us/j/459592374
Presenter: Lesa McPeak
Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Lesa, will be giving a talk on creating accessible HTML tables. She will be covering simple tabular data as well as more complex configurations.

As always, if you have any general website support questions or feedback open lab is a great place to bring them!

Intro to Using Google Analytics |Open Lab May 10th, 2019

Topic: Intro to Using Google Analytics
Location: ITB 2071 & Online at
https://wsu.zoom.us/j/459592374
Time: 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Google Analytics is a free tool created by Google that allows us to track a myriad of different things pertaining to how users interact with WSU web sites. In this open lab we will be covering how to access data on your site as well as a high level, non-comprehensive overview of the tools and features available to use.

As always, if you have any general website support questions or feedback open lab is a great place to bring them!

Intro to WordPress – April 2019 Edition

This will be a general introduction training. Whether you are new to WordPress here at WSU or just need a refresher, everyone is welcome to attend.

If you are on the Pullman campus – WHERE: ITB 2071 – Please come in person.

WHEN: Thursday, April 25th @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

If you are not on the Pullman campus – https://wsu.zoom.us/j/198529349

Meeting ID: 198 529 349

Phone Call (long distance)
+1 669 900 6833
+16699006833,,198529349# US (One Tap Mobile Call)

Open Lab for April 12th, 2019

Topic: Brainstorming session on SEO for the WSUWP Platform and WSU websites.
Location Change: ITB 2071
Time: 9:30 am – 11:00 am

For open lab this Friday we’d like to spend some time discussing search engine optimization needs for WSU websites. Specifically we’d like to hear from you what tools, features, and training you think would be beneficial to improving SEO on your site(s).

If you have any questions about SEO or general website support Open Lab is a great place to bring them!

Open Lab Location Update & Adams Spine Template Available

Open Lab

Topic: Quick intro to Adams Spine Template.
Location Change: ITB 2071
Time: 9:30 am – 11:00 am

Adams Spine Template

The Adams spine template is now available for any website on WSUWP (WordPress Platform). The new template can be previewed or applied from the customizer.

Details about the new template, are located in our Confluence Knowledge Base.

This is a 1.0 release, and we would like to get feedback on any suggestions you might have to make the template better. Please submit feedback to our Jira Service Desk.