Category Archives: Web

What we’ve been doing lately on the Web

It’s been a busy summer for Creative Relations (formally the Communications Office)! On the web site we’ve created over 100 degree maps for all majors and emphases, and we’ve incorporated them into the individual academic sites.  These degree maps chart … Continue reading

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Convert your web images to sRGB in Photoshop

Mike and I learned something new about Photoshop today – when saving your images in “Save for Web,” it’s best to select the “Convert to sRGB” checkbox: This will keep your images looking vibrant when displayed in all browsers.  If … Continue reading

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Linking Tips

1.  For email Links:  Always type “mailto:” in front of your email addresses.  The format should look like this: Get more info on email links 2.  If you are using a link list to link to pages or pdfs that … Continue reading

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Refresh Your Bricolage and Web-Writing Skills

Hi All! I’ve recently updated the two tutorial sites on Bricolage and web-writing. During this summer, you may want to go through them again to refresh your knowledge about: 1. How to use our Content Management System 2. How to … Continue reading

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Using Alternative Text to make your web site more accessible

Mike and I are trying to make our site more accessible to users with vision challenges. These users browse the web using a screen reader. A screen reader allows visually impaired users to access web sites by interpreting sites and … Continue reading

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