Libraries Win Website Services
To suggest additions, please email Anne Hamland at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Abbotsford Public Library
Neillsville Public Library
Rhinelander District Library
T.B. Scott Free Library, Merrill
Tomahawk Public Library
Withee Public Library
Augusta Public Library
Amery Public Library
Boyceville Public Library
Boyceville Public Library
Cadott Public Library
Deer Park Public Library
Elkmound Public Library
Fall Creek Public Library
Frederic Public Library
Menominee Public Library
Milltown Public Library Wi
Osceola Public Library
Plum City Public Library
Prescott Public Library
River Falls Public Library
Somerset Public Library
Turtle Lake Public Library
Description of Service
Read the Libraries Win Website Services Outline for a full description.
- IFLS and WVLS libraries.
- Virtual meeting for libraries interested in website services.
- Designated library webmaster.
- Standard WordPress website using the Divi theme.
- Content gathered from current website and library webmaster.
- Two co-work days a year.
- Virtual meetings as needed to review or explore current and future new website options.
- Website user listserv to distribute information.
Libraries Using WordPress/Divi
May 17, 2018
- Webmaster Workshop P1 May 2018
- Updates and access
- Helpful resources
- Tour of websites
- Divi is responsive demonstration, design with mobile and desktop in mind
- Tour of sliders on websites
- Slider sizes using Measure IT Chrome Extension
- Canva, free version or use non-profit information to apply for Pro version to have access to magic resize option. Make a desing once and then resize it for Facebook!
- Slider vs. Blogpost slider
- Rebecca Kilde “About Pages”
- Webmaster Workshop P2 May2018
- Book cover carousels
- Calendars: embedded Google Calendars, Event Calendar, Tockify
- Exporting modules and pages (if you want to use someone else’s design or aspect.
How To Resources
Getting Started With Web Design
Website Design Getting Started 2017
- Planning Your Website
- Getting Started
- Design Details: Color, Images
- Website Testing Tips
- Resources: Books, Webinars, Articles
What is a Domain Name System (DNS)?
- Contact your Domain Name Service (DNS) provider. The place where your domain name is registered.
- Have your DNS provider create an “A” record with dev.yourlibrary’scurrentURL.orgorcomorwhatever that points to 126.96.36.199.
- Content to gather:
- Files of your library’s logo. (png. jpg.)
- Library address, phone, email.
- Staff information and contact information.
- Any images you would like on your website. (png. jpg.)