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Archive for October, 2010

Moderating Comments (and spam) in WordPress

Posted October 28, 2010

If your WordPress blog has comments turned on, you’ll need to know a few things about how to manage them: Approving comments, getting rid of spam comments, and adjusting your comments settings. Approving Comments As a blog administrator, you should either set up e-mail notifications for comments (more on this in the settings section), or […]

Making a new page in Contribute

Posted October 25, 2010

If your pages use the Bryn Mawr templates, you should always copy an existing page to create a new page using the same template. Otherwise you will get a blank white page without the Bryn Mawr logo or navigation. To create a new page… 1. In Contribute, navigate to a page in your site with […]

Contribute Basics– editing, links, publishing, etc.

Posted October 21, 2010

Contribute Quick Start Guide Adobe Contribute is both a web browser and editor in one. Use the Contribute browser to view websites just as you would any other web browser. When used as an editor, Contribute enables you to easily update content. You can add new pages, edit text, and insert links and images, as […]

Working with Images in Contribute

Posted October 21, 2010

Working with Images in Contribute Inserting an image from your computer 1. Place the cursor where you would like the image to appear. 2. Click the Image button, then select From My Computer (note: You may select an image you’ve already uploaded by selecting “From Website”) 3. Browse to your image and click Select. Note: […]

Updating PDF or Word documents on your site

Posted October 20, 2010

If you have uploaded a document (such as a PDF or Word document) via Contribute, you may need to update that document later. 1. Edit the document on your computer as usual, then save it with the same file name it currently has on the web. Important: If the file names do not match (including […]