Selections from the web
There is some great information on the web to help in your role as a web publisher. We provide links to some websites or articles which will connect you to best-practice standards, helpful tips and guidelines. If you come across some others please forward them on so we can share them with our web publishing community.
- FAQs are the dinosaurs of web navigation
When a customer has to scan a whole list of questions beginning "How do I" or "What are the", it can be hard work. Questions take longer to scan and understand than simple, descriptive headings.
- About us pages engage users and build trust
Tell your story on top-level pages in 'About us.' People who trust you are much more open to engaging with your organisation and website.
- Headings are pick-up lines
Attractive headlines and titles are critical in making the right first impression. Concise titles that sound authentic and relevant get noticed.
- Video: University web designers and developers discuss the importance of creating websites that are accessible to all users.
Incorporating accessibility at the planning stage will produce a quality website. Trying to incorporate it later can require funding and time that may not be available. View the YouTube video - 10:43 min
- Writing content for responsive design
This article offers some tips to get your content working well on a range of screen sizes and orientations.