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Information Technology Services

WebPublish Training Resources

IT Services offers hands-on workshops, one-on-one appointments and tutorials to Queen's students, faculty and staff who are using the WebPublish content management system. If you would like to arrange training or a demonstration for your group, please email the WebPublish team.

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WebPublish Workshops

Introduction to WebPublish (Part 1)

Details

This introductory workshop offers you the opportunity to learn the basics of WebPublish, using a training website to participate in exercises.  Topics to be covered include: creating and editing a page, making pages live, uploading assets, such as images and PDFs, aliases, effective use of support mechanisms in place, and accessibility roles and responsibilities.

Intended Audience:

  • For any individual(s) who are new to WebPublish

Prerequisites:

  • None

Upcoming Sessions:

  • Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 10:00 – 11:30 am​
  • Wednesday, June 5, 2019, 10:00 - 11:30 am
  • Wednesday, July 3, 2019, 10:00 - 11:30 am
  • Wednesday, August 7, 2019, 10:00 - 11:30 am

Location:

  • Jeffery Hall, Room 156 Computer Lab

Registration:

   
May 8, 2019 Register for this Introduction to WebPublish (Part 1) workshop
June 5, 2019 Register for this Introduction to WebPublish (Part 1) workshop
July 3, 2019 Register for this Introduction to WebPublish (Part 1) workshop
August 7, 2019 Register for this Introduction to WebPublish (Part 1) workshop

Introduction to WebPublish (Part 2)

Details

This workshop builds on the skills acquired in the Introduction to WebPublish (Part 1) and introduces more advanced features in WebPublish.  Topics to be covered include: basic concepts in HTML, aliases, site enhancements such as regions and blocks, slideshows, and collapsible content, basic administrative functions including adding users to the publication and assigning permissions, effective use of support mechanisms in place, and accessibility roles and responsibilities.

Intended Audience:

  • For users who have completed Introduction to WebPublish (Part 1)

Prerequisites:

  • You must have completed Introduction to WebPublish (Part 1) or have been an active user in WebPublish for at least six months to attend this training.

Upcoming Sessions:

  • Wednesday, May 15, 2019, 10:00 – 11:30 am​
  • Wednesday, June 12, 2019, 10:00 - 11:30 am
  • Wednesday, July 10, 2019, 10:00 - 11:30 am
  • Wednesday, August 14, 2019, 10:00 - 11:30 am

Location:

  • Jeffery Hall, Room 156 Computer Lab

Registration:

Session Date Where to Register
May 15, 2019 Register for this Introduction to WebPublish (Part 2) workshop
June 12, 2019 Register for this Introduction to WebPublish (Part 2) workshop
July 10, 2019 Register for this Introduction to WebPublish (Part 2) workshop
August 14, 2019 Register for this Introduction to WebPublish (Part 2) workshop

Web Accessibility for WebPublish

Details

This workshop offers you the opportunity to learn more about web accessibility and practice how to effectively use Siteimprove to identify and correct accessibility errors in a WebPublish Site.  Topics to be covered include: navigating in Siteimprove's Accessibility module; understanding accessibility errors, including common issues with links, images, headings and HTML tags; using a page report to view accessibility errors; using the CMS Deeplink functionality to navigate between Siteimprove and a WebPublish site; and how to correct common accessibility errors in WebPublish.

Intended Audience:

  • For WebPublish users who are looking to increase their knowledge of web accessibility and their skill in using Siteimprove to identify and correct accessibility errors in their WebPublish site.

Prerequisites:

  1. Introduction to WebPublish Part 1 & Part 2; and
  2. Siteimprove training and/or familiarity with working in Siteimprove

Upcoming Sessions:

  • Wednesday, June 19th, 2019, 10:00 – 11:30 am​

Location:

  • Jeffery Hall, Room 156 Computer Lab

Registration:

Session Date Where to Register
June 19, 2019 Register for this Web Accessibility for WebPublish workshop

If you need assistance with any aspect of the WebPublish Workshop registration/cancellation process, please send an email to web.publish@queensu.ca.

By-Appointment Help

Details

Can't make it to our workshops? Consider booking an appointment to work with a member of the WebPublish team - we would be happy to discuss any specific questions or concerns you may have.

Registration: 

None required. Please simply submit an IT Services Help Form to arrange for an appointment with a member of the WebPublish team. Within your message, please kindly include a description of the topics you’d like support with.

Last Updated: April 2019