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  • UW Theme Updated to 1.5.0

    On Friday, June 7, the WordPress UW Theme was updated to version 1.5.0 within the WiscWeb Service.

  • WordPress Core Update to 5.1.1

    After several weeks of testing, soliciting feedback, and troubleshooting, the WiscWeb Service has updated to WordPress Core version 5.1.1 (with Gutenberg Ramp installed). Additionally, the Gravity Forms and Events Calendar plugins have been updated to their latest versions.

  • Video :: Basics of User Research

    Below is the video from the “Basics of User Research” Brown Bag from Friday, April 19, 2019. The presentation is available for view and download. Share on: Facebook Logo Twitter Logo Linkedin Logo Email Icon

  • UW Theme Version 1.4.1

    UW Theme version 1.1.2 was released on February 2, 2018. A full change log of updates is listed in GitLab. The following are a few highlights from this recent update.

  • Google Analytics Code Snippet Update to gtag.js

    The Google Analytics code snippet that is used in the UW Theme has been updated to the latest version, known as gtag.js. You should not see any changes to your analytics as a result of …

  • Video :: Digging Deeper Into Google Analytics

    Below is the video from the “Digging Deeper Into Google Analytics” Brown Bag from Wednesday, April 10, 2019. The presentation is available for view and download. Share on: Facebook Logo Twitter Logo Linkedin Logo Email …

  • Video :: Accessibility for Content Creators

    Below is the video from the “Accessibility for Content Creators” Brown Bag from Thursday, March 21. You can access the presentation as well as several handouts by going to https://go.wisc.edu/f77651.

  • Video :: Basics of Google Analytics

    Below is the video from the The Basics of Google Analytics Brown Bag from Friday, March 8. You can access the presentation as well as several handouts by going to https://go.wisc.edu/analytics-basics. Share on: Facebook Logo Twitter …

  • Known Issue from the ACF Update

    We have identified an issue with the ACF update of Feb. 7 that may affect your site. Specifically, this issue is related to any WiscWeb pages that include content that is embedded using <iframe>, <script>, …

  • Video :: How to develop and measure website goals

    Below is the video from the How to develop and measure your website goals Brown Bag from Thursday, Feb. 21. You can access the presentation as well as several handouts by going to https://go.wisc.edu/heart-framework. Share …

  • Video :: Strategic, User-Centered Website Design Brown Bag

    Below is the video from our Strategic, User-Centered Website Design Brown Bag that occurred on Friday, Feb. 15, 2019. Share on: Facebook Logo Twitter Logo Linkedin Logo Email Icon

  • Video :: February 2019 WiscWeb Brown Bag

    This post contains information regarding the February 2019 WiscWeb Brown Bag, with agenda items such as ACF Updates, Yoast SEO Plugin, and training opportunities.

  • Video :: Strategic, User-Centered Website Design Brown Bag

    Below is the video from our Strategic, User-Centered Website Design Brown Bag that occurred on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019.

  • Strategic, User-Centered Website Design

    How well is your website performing? Are users finding what they need? Is your content usable by people of all abilities? We are excited to begin offering training and hands-on opportunities to learn how to …

  • UW Theme Update to Include ACF Version 5.7.9

    The UW Theme will soon be updated to include the latest version of Advanced Custom Fields. This change will roll out to WiscWeb sites automatically and no immediate action is required from customers.

  • What You Need to Know About CDN

    If you were able to tune in to our November Brown Bag, you have heard about functionality we are adding to our service known as CDN (Content Delivery Network). For those who weren’t able to …

  • Events Calendar Embedded Map Display Changes

    If you publish events on your site via the Events Calendar Pro plugin, you may have noticed that the maps on your event pages are no longer rendering and have been replaced with an “Oops! …

  • September 2018 Community of Practice Date Change

    The WiscWeb Community of Practice for September has been moved to Wednesday, September 19th.

  • Updates regarding WiscWeb move to AWS

    As discussed during the June, 2018 WiscWeb Brown Bag, the WiscWeb service will be migrating to the Amazon Web Services (AWS). This move will take place on June 22, 2018 between the hours of 3-9 a.m. …

  • June Brown Bag video available

    The June, 2018 WiscWeb Brown Bag video recording is available on Youtube. Topics include updates for the WiscWeb move to Amazon Web Services hosting as well as an update about AWS and the Gravity Forms …

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