Jul

29

v10 Gadgets

In OU Campus, a snippet is a pre-built chunk of code that non-technical users can easily add to a web page by clicking a button in the WYSIWYG Editor or dragging it from the Snippets Gadget. Whether you are using snippets to define formatting for a block of content or transforming a complex piece of HTML code, snippets are easily created, maintained, and adapted for any use.

Jul

22

Accessible

Too often, taking steps to increase technological accessibility is a reactive solution to a student or faculty request or the threat of legal action rather than a normal part of the web design process. Conceptualizing your institution's websites from a Universal Design perspective can have a meaningful impact on both the user experience and marketing efforts of your institution.

Jul

17

OU Marketplace

OU Marketplace is now available in our OU Campus(TM) web content management system (CMS). We're excited! Accessible via the OU Campus Add-Ons menu, OU Marketplace enables CMS administrators to quickly acquire marketing tools, such as an online course catalog or faculty directory, as well as cost-free gadgets like the Page Analytics Gadget and Workflow Gadget. Plus, using the OU Campus open API, outside developers can add features and gadgets to the marketplace.

Jul

08

Higher Ed Live Special Edition

June's Higher Ed Live Special Edition broadcast, "The Higher Education Directory," revealed the challenges that colleges and universities face when it comes to their website directories. The show featured Dan Chase, who recently retired from The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (UTC), and our very own Vinit Varghese, Implementation Manager at OmniUpdate, speaking with host Ashley Budd from Cornell University.