Welcome to Web Resources

Web Resources is intended to be a “hub” for website maintainers at Waterloo. Request a website. Stay informed by joining the UWweb mailing list. And, don’t forget to familiarize yourself with the campus-wide web guidelines and policies that pertain to your site.

  1. Jan. 21, 2020WCMS change management survey

    What is happening? Information Systems & Technology’s (IST) Web Development team has launched a survey to gather feedback from WCMS users that will help inform change management processes for the WCMS 3 Rebuild project. 

  2. Dec. 17, 2019Co-op student training for the Winter term

    We will be offering WCMS for Content Maintainers Co-op training on January 7 & 8 from 9am – noon. (this is the ITPD099, WCMS for Content Maintainers course). They must attend both mornings to receive credit. Register your co-op student for training.

  3. Oct. 17, 2019UWaterloo Scholar 1.7 release

    All UWaterloo Scholar sites are being upgraded to UWaterloo Scholar version 1.7. This upgrade is scheduled to be deployed to UWaterloo Scholar production sites between 9:00 pm and 10:00 pm on Wednesday, November 20, 2019.

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  1. Feb. 4, 2020WCMS for Content Maintainers

    This hands-on course for content maintainers will provide an overview of the main features of the Waterloo Content Management System (WCMS) including creating new content, editing content, uploading and adding images and documents, submitting drafts for review, reviewing drafts, publishing and managing content.

    Note: two half-day course.

  2. Feb. 5, 2020WCMS for Content Maintainers

    This hands-on course for content maintainers will provide an overview of the main features of the Waterloo Content Management System (WCMS) including creating new content, editing content, uploading and adding images and documents, submitting drafts for review, reviewing drafts, publishing and managing content.

    Note: two half-day course.

  3. Feb. 11, 2020WCMS for Site Managers

    This hands-on course for Site Managers will provide an overview of site manager specific tasks and functionality in the Waterloo Content Management System (WCMS) including creating site-wide content (promotional items, footers, etc.), managing user access and site permissions, adding Google analytics tracking, managing redirects, and managing workflow.

    Pre-requisite: WCMS for Content Maintainers

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  1. Jan. 24, 2020Web Dev Rev wrap-up for January 24, 2020
    WCMS Web Dev Rev

    This week's Web Dev Rev had notes that included the Southwestern Ontario global Drupal contribution event, Drupal 9 release scenarios, Safari's complete removal of Flash support in technology preview 99, and more. We closed the session with the last half of last week's video on advanced techniques with Layout Builder followed by one on why there are four Firefoxes. Click through to read the whole blog post...

  2. Jan. 17, 2020Web Dev Rev wrap-up for January 17, 2020
    WCMS Web Dev Rev

    This week's Web Dev Rev had notes that included Drupal's 19th birthday, jQuery's 14th anniversary, a new Microsoft browser, and more. We finished the session by starting a video on advanced techniques with Layout Builder. Click through to read the whole blog post...

  3. Jan. 10, 2020Web Dev Rev wrap-up for January 10, 2020
    WCMS Web Dev Rev

    This week's Web Dev Rev had a huge number of notes that included helping the Drupal community grow, a Drupal 2019 year in review, new web browser releases, a list of web design and development advent calendars, evil Bash commands, an album of accessibility music, and so much more. We finished the session with a quick video on CSS scroll snap. Click through to read the whole blog post...

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