Want to improve on your website but don’t know where to start? Many website owners think that the only way to achieve a better website is a complete overhaul – a brand new design. In some cases that may be true, but there are also hundreds of improvements you can make on your own to […]
After many months of research, development, writing, information architecture and design, we are finally ready to launch a brand new ou.edu. Take a tour. Content and design really go hand-in-hand with functionality and the technology behind the site. If it’s not easy for authors to create content and make it look good, a site will […]
I hate it when I can’t follow up with CMS users immediately. It really bothers me. Unfortunately, my desk time is limited, and/or I may not have an immediate answer. Also, the campus CMS now supports more than 100 websites and 250+ CMS users, so we’re staying pretty busy. After a bit of […]
Today we’re launching the first mobile version of the OU homepage! What can you expect? What will be released in future versions? What is a mobile site? Why is a mobile site important? Over 200,000 visitors to ou.edu over the last year have viewed it on a mobile device (smartphones, iPads, etc.). That means […]
Our development team regularly releases upgrades and updates to our system, but this time end-users will notice a few changes to the campus calendar. Of course, we still have other beta calendar projects on our list, and we are addressing those as we can. Here are two upgrades users will notice:
Bring your party hat. I’ll make cupcakes. Slideshow reordering arrived yesterday.
We successfully made it through our first EduWeb Conference a couple weeks ago in San Antonio, TX. It was actually cooler there than it was here, but I’ll resist a rant on the weather… We (Cassie, Amanda and Erin) met some wonderful people, ate some amazing food and soaked up all of the wonderful content […]
CQ5 Users, The content management system is currently unavailable because we are upgrading from CQ 5.3 to CQ 5.4. The outage will not impact your live website or calendar. CQ websites and calendars cannot be edited during this time. For additional information about the upgrade, please review this article. The expected downtime is: 5 p.m. […]
Our team spent the past few months preparing for the upgrade to CQ 5.4. A lot of the upgrade will result in behind-the-scene changes to the CMS; however, we wanted to outline it for you. Timeline To complete the 5.4 upgrade, we must bring the authoring environment down for a short period of time. CQ […]
The Case District IV awards were just announced and some of OU’s projects made the list!