WCMS Training

WCMS Bootcamp Getting Started for Beginners

We will cover the very basics of WCMS. This session is intended for new web managers who need a quick start to publishing pages to the website. Topics include:

  • Finding Your Subsite in WCMS (pdf)
  • Creating links to pages (pdf)
  • Adding new pages (pdf)
  • Publishing (pdf)
  • Uploading images and documents (pdf)

Content and writing for the web

We will give you some ideas for writing for the web and best practices. Danielle Rush, writer for Media and Marketing, will be present to answer any questions. Topics include:

Digital media and video

Staff from Media and Marketing will speak briefly about images and video for your web pages. Below is the some of content we plan to cover.

Organization and structure of your subsite

Learn about the basic structure of your subsite and best practices for organizing your information. (ppt)

We will cover:

  • Basic site structure for administrative units (index, fac/staff bios, contact us form) 
  • Folder creation
  • What is the assets folder? (blocks, img, video, docs)
  • Rearranging the left nav order