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This guide is for how to format
Important notes about the
As of:
Important Contacts
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the GSG website, who to contact
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John Perrelli - john.perrelli@goucher.edu
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how to update the news reel and
^ In charge of web design for Goucher; don't be
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what with, etc, as of 2020.
afraid to contact him, he's very nice and loves to
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help students learn about the design platform
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Alistair Watson - alistair.watson@goucher.edu
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^ Currently in charge of GSG website, contact for
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NOTES are in black
all GSG website needs
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NECESSARY FORMATTING is in white
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Lilith Saylor - lilithsaylor@gmail.com
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(the wrong formatting may mess up the
vertical
NAME OF PAGE ELEMENT
^ Created original website but was messy, lmk if
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page layout)pixel
optional aesthetic add-ons that I use but you don't have to, organized
you need help with some element I put in
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OPTIONAL FORMATTING for aesthetic
height
by the site I used to make them
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is in color ->First Steps:
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To edit a page, go to the Editor Dashboard and
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*FAQ for how to do things like link elements to
linked to: _______
click "All Pages" under the Pages tab. The pages
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other pages on second page
are untitled for a reason - the title will appear on
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**For future Senators who think "GSG should
the web page if you add one, and frankly it's just
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have it's own private website to make sure we
ugly. As for how to differentiate between pages,
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stay independent from the school," you're
trust in God and maybe take notes on what you put
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wrong and here's why:
horizontal pixel height
where - their organization is unimportant so that
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- WordPress is the best possible medium for
may help. Click Edit with Elementor - this will save
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conveying information because it's designed to show web content, not just to be a web design platform
you so much time, because it's an interactive add-
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- You might find a platform that is less complicated to operate, but you won't find one that shows your website on Google searches more consistantly than WP
on that makes designing more intuitive.
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- The school won't edit info on your website because the things that they would care to edit (say a calendar showing when and where students are gathering for a townhall, a news article trashing Goucher, etc) are operated from
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outside websites like Google Calendar or the Q's website
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- It is more likely that GSG will fail to pay the premium on a website (thus causing it to be deleted) than it is that the school will just delete the website, because the only person that has the power to do so has very little stake in campus politics
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- Goucher will always pay the premium for club websites because they're operated on the same subscription as Goucher's actual website
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