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Preparing Images for the Web in Adobe Photoshop

Posted July 20, 2018

Before uploading your images to Drupal, it’s important to correctly crop, size, and optimize them to ensure they will display correctly and be accessible. The instructions below are for performing those tasks within Adobe Photoshop. Insert the desired image into Photoshop There are two ways to insert images into Photoshop. Method 1: Click on File […]

Announcements in Drupal

Posted July 18, 2018

Announcements are items that can be submitted to the Daily Digest e-newsletter via a form. Announcements can appear up to twice in the e-newsletter. They include a headline, information of up to 200 characters, and an optional link to a website for more information. Creating an Announcement: Drupal Users: Content->Add Content->Annonuncement and fill out the […]

Events in Drupal

Posted May 23, 2018
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“Events in Drupal” are advertisements of your event on the web site and also in the Daily Digest. Please note you will still need to book your room through the Conferences and Events department. Creating an Event: Drupal Users: Content->Add Content->Event. Non-Drupal Users: Navigate to brynmawr.edu/events and select “Promote Your Event” from the left hand […]

Preparing Images for the Web in MS Word 2016

Posted March 19, 2018

Before uploading your images to Drupal, it’s important to correctly crop, size, and optimize them to ensure they will display correctly and be accessible. The document below provides instructions for performing those tasks within MS Word 2016 on Windows and MacOS.  

Web Accessibility Guidelines

Posted August 29, 2017
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Please contact Deb Alder, Access Services Director, (x7531) with questions or concerns about access to information on our website. Web Services and Access Services work together to assure that information on Bryn Mawr College web pages is as accessible as possible. Types of Content Audio and Video Headings Images Links Tables Text Titles Common Accessibility Concerns […]

Web Content and Writing Style Guide

Posted October 17, 2016

The Web Content and Style Guide is produced by Bryn Mawr Communications. Contact czavisca@brynmawr.edu with questions.

Privacy settings for your blog

Posted September 22, 2016
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Blogs in blogs.brynmawr.edu are public by default, but there are options to make your blog less visible while your work is in progress, or to make a blog with restricted access. To change your blog’s privacy settings, go to the Dashboard. Go to Settings->Reading Then scroll down to “Site Visibility.” The options, from most public […]

Log into staging to view your Drupal site in progress

Posted August 19, 2016
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Go to https://staging.brynmawr.edu/user You must be logged in via the VPN if you are off campus. Log in with your Bryn Mawr username and password You will know you are logged in if you see a black bar across the screen with “Hello username”. The welcome screen will contain a list of your sections. In […]

LITS support for student organizations

Posted February 3, 2016

Need resources to communicate with your student organization? Preserve your organization’s history? LITS is here for you. Need assistance with setting up or using these resources? Contact help@brynmawr.edu Communication resources: Blogs.brynmawr.edu : Great for building a website or blog, public or just for your group. Examples: http://sga.blogs.brynmawr.edu/ http://pms.blogs.brynmawr.edu/ http://bmcoig.blogs.brynmawr.edu/ It’s free Customize the look and […]

Embed forms and other content in Drupal

Posted January 6, 2016
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To embed video, refer to these detailed instructions. If you have been granted HTML embedding permissions (contact Web Services via help@brynmawr.edu), you may use these instructions to embed forms and other content that provide iframe or javascript embed code. Only embed content from known, trusted sites. Ask Web Services if you aren’t sure. Copy the […]

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