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September 4, 2015
Faculty and staff profiles and directory listings are centralized within the "profile" section of WordPress. This makes it possible for us to connect your profile with newsroom stories, the online employee directory, and different pages across departments. You are able to customize some of the information, but other sections are pulled from centralized Wagner databases: Name […]
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August 11, 2014
Our public campus calendar pulls events from our internal scheduling system. If your event is open to the wider campus community or the general public, follow these steps: 1. Log into with your all-access username and password. 2. Select admin/staff/faculty or registered student organization. 3. Check off "publish on" and fill out the category and […]
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September 24, 2013
Throughout the academic year, SGA and other Wagner groups hold elections for various offices and awards. Here are guidelines for how to secure the appropriate resources for electronic voting: 1. If the voting process will require laptops or other media to be set up for student use, make sure to reserve the appropriate resources through […]
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July 8, 2013
Responsive Tables Up to now, tables did not work very well on our new site because they were not responsive, eg, they looked AWFUL on a mobile device. Now, you can now insert tables and they will resize beautifully on smaller screens. Tables must be used for data only, not to design or lay out your […]
Post Image for Faculty Committee Minutes Tutorial
May 13, 2013
Here's a short and simple video tutorial on how to update faculty committee minutes. It's just about three minutes.
Post Image for Videos & Editing Access
March 14, 2013
Embedding Videos We can now pull videos directly from our online video library and embed them on a webpage. After you click "Add Media," select "Brightcove," then find the video you want. Once you "insert video," it will appear as a shortcode, then as a video player once you publish the page. This functionality must […]
Post Image for New web functions & updates
February 12, 2013
Photos As you probably know, our site is quite slow. Part of the problem is that we have a bunch of very large photos on the site that take a long time to download. If you upload a large image to your site, then resize it once it is on your page, the user will […]
Post Image for Posts: How to Create & Publish
January 16, 2013
The difference between a post and a page can be pretty confusing. Here's the breakdown: While a page can be assigned a parent item, a post is based on categories. Posts are more flexible than pages and can be pushed into different areas of your site. More on that below. You may be familiar with […]
Post Image for Forms
January 15, 2013
It is relatively easy to add forms to any page, post, or widget on our site. You can set up notifications to receive an email when someone submits the form, and you can also export all entries as an Excel document.
Post Image for Photos & PDF files
January 11, 2013
Uploading any kind of file works in the same way: