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Alternative text versions of images and diagrams

13 Feb 2020

Accessibility is an important aspect of web design, and in section 1.1 of the WCAG 2.1 (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines) guidelines states that site content must: “Provide text alternatives...

New Web Services training courses available

21 Jan 2020

As of January 2020, four new training courses have been recently made available for the McGill community:

Web Services' top stories of 2019

19 Dec 2019

From McGill's redesigned home page, to a suite of new resources for website owners and managers, to key WMS updates, 2019 was the year we delivered on improvements that benefit McGill's overall web...

Top 10 WSG highlights of 2019

18 Dec 2019

In 2019, the Web Services Group delivered a boost to community engagement with updates to the Twitter block, non-Roman characters support, McGill-branded short links, and SMS links. Content...

WSG Digest, October & November 2019

26 Nov 2019

Engage site visitors and extend your reach using meta tags, SMS links, fun emojis, and more in the WMS.

Text me maybe

3 Oct 2019

Ask a millennial to call you and you might be waiting for a while. Digital natives generally prefer texting over talking and Short Message Service (SMS) is one of the most widely used forms of...

Take control of your McGill short links

7 Mar 2019

McGill communicators want more control over their McGill short links...

WMS Digest: Most popular stories of 2018

5 Dec 2018

A roundup of the most clicked WMS Digest links over the past year. Find out which articles and stories WMS community members were most interested in in 2018.

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