Blog posts archive

June 2015

WCMS Web Dev Rev wrap-up for June 19, 2015

WCMS Web Dev Rev

We started off with our regular “housekeeping” announcements. This week, the WCMS reached 500 sites, and there was much rejoicing.

Web accessibility tip: Caption videos in YouTube and Vimeo

Captions are essential for those who cannot hear or have difficulty hearing the audio. They also help non-native English speakers who may find reading easier to comprehend. Video search results with captions also rank higher than those without captions (auto-captions do not get indexed by Google and therefore do not help Search Engine Optimization).

WCMS Web Dev Rev wrap-up for June 12, 2015

Our first piece of news was an understated triumph – the WCMS 1.11 release has finally had its last critical bug sorted out and has started rolling out, with development servers having just been updated, and the production server update planned for Monday night.

WCMS Web Dev Rev wrap-up for June 5, 2015

We started out by ceding the floor to special guest Jonathan Woodcock, sharing information about the WCMS responsive redevelopment project.