Web Development Training Videos

Custom Fields Workshop

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In this workshop we will work on custom fields and how you can use them with your Joomla articles

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Joomla - Front End Editing

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Learn how to edit almost 80% of the content of your website, without having to go to the back end.  If you understand how to edit a MS Word document, you can edit in joomla.  Most of your articles and content can be edited in this easy way.

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Introduction to Joomla

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Learn how to use Joomla the Content Management System.  SAS-IT uses Joomla in all of our websites.

  • How to work with content: Articles & Categories
  • How to work with Menu items

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Accessibility and Websites

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In this workshop, we will learn about the importance of web accessibility, and how to make accessibility a part of our standard routine. We will test web pages to identify accessibility violations and learn how to fix them. We will learn how to manage links, images, headings, and other web page elements to maximize the accessibility of our websites.

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Advanced Content Editing

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The workshop demonstrates advanced formatting of your Joomla! article content.

  • Finding articles in Joomla!
  • Adding links to web sites and internal content, Creating link 'buttons'
  • tables, lists, embed videos

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Modules in Joomla

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Modules in Joomla are mini programs that give you the capability to add dynamic content to your website.  From creating article lists, to random images.  Modules can be displayed on specific menu items (pages), in specific positions on your page.  Modules can also be embedded within an article. This class also spends time on our RU Courses Schedule Module.

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News Pages and Latest News Enhanced

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 This video takes you through how to modify your home page with custom modules.  The next step is to add dynamic news to the bottom of your home page along with images and fields.  Lastly we show the difference between a regular category blog view, and using Latest news Enhanced menu item for a blog view.

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Image Galleries (Ignite Gallery)

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Using Ignite Gallery you can add 'groups' of images into your Joomla article, or you can create a menu item to display multiple galleries at once.  We work on creating categories in ignite, uploading and editing

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JEvents - Event Management in Joomla

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This video walks you through how to manage events with Jevents, the Joomla Events manager.  We will focus on how to add categories, events, and edit the events, add repeating events.  We will also focus on how to display the events on the website using modules and menu items.

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Image Editing Workshop

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In this workshop we will utilize different free online tools to edit images.  We will focus on image properties, cropping images, cropping multiple images at a time, and creating some basic layered images as well.

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Accessibility in Websites


Wednesday January 26, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Location: Zoom (Registration Required)