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Managing & Customizing Your Site
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Description
Media Type:
Text
Item Type:
Documents
Description:
Contributing organizations that use VITA to create a digital collection need a designated site administrator. The site administrator is responsible for:
  • customizing site graphics
  • maintaining and updating site and public interface information
  • checking and approving comments, links, and other action items
  • acting as the main contact for OurDigitalWorld staff in re: site and/or toolkit
  • news
  • acting as the main contact or delegating a main contact for any end-user communications re: site content


The Manual is broken down into the following chapters:

1. Site administrator roles & responsibilities

2. Using VITA
  • Logging on to VITA
  • Main Menu
  • Selecting a Site
3. Site management
  • Site setup
  • General Values
  • Google Maps
  • Social Bookmarks


  • 4. Branding
    • Site design
    • Themes
    • Graphics & text
    • Banner
    • Header
    • Favicon
    • Footer


    5. Site pages
    • Test Public Pages
    • Navigation Bar
    • Search Page
    • Labels
    • Sidebars
    • Links
    • Featuring Groups & Newspaper Publications
    • Featuring Essays
    • Featuring Links
    • Slideshows
    • Advanced Search
    • Page Title
    • Keywords
    • Dates
    • Location
    • Groups
    • Media & Item Types
    • Features
    • Rights
    • Sort / Results Count
    • Update / Reinitialize Public Site
    • Reset Checklists
    • Results
    • Page Title
    • Page Block
    • Null Results
    • Facets
    • Individual Result
    • Details
    • Page Title
    • Data
    • Issue
    • Comments
    • Calendar
    • Right panel
    • Full Image
    • Comments
    • Pages
    • Postcards
    • Photo Essay/Exhibits
    • “Browse By”
    • Help
    • RSS /Atom Features
    • Podcast Feature
    • Search Widget
    • Contribute*
    • My Favourites*


    6. Site Setup: Standard & Plus Features
    • General Values: Google Analytics
    • Branding: Custom CSS


    7. Site Pages: Plus Features
    • Web Pages
    • Testimonials


    * NOTE: Site Management for Contribute & My Favourites screens, see individual manuals
    Notes:
    Please note that in order to play the webinars, you will have to use Chrome, Firefox, or Opera as your browser. They will not work in Safari.
    Subject(s):
    Collection:
    VITA Toolkit Training Manuals
    Language of Item:
    English
    Managing & Customizing Your Site
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    Managing & Customizing Your Site


    Contributing organizations that use VITA to create a digital collection need a designated site administrator. The site administrator is responsible for:
    • customizing site graphics
    • maintaining and updating site and public interface information
    • checking and approving comments, links, and other action items
    • acting as the main contact for OurDigitalWorld staff in re: site and/or toolkit
    • news
    • acting as the main contact or delegating a main contact for any end-user communications re: site content


    The Manual is broken down into the following chapters:

    1. Site administrator roles & responsibilities

    2. Using VITA
    • Logging on to VITA
    • Main Menu
    • Selecting a Site
    3. Site management
  • Site setup
  • General Values
  • Google Maps
  • Social Bookmarks


  • 4. Branding
    • Site design
    • Themes
    • Graphics & text
    • Banner
    • Header
    • Favicon
    • Footer


    5. Site pages
    • Test Public Pages
    • Navigation Bar
    • Search Page
    • Labels
    • Sidebars
    • Links
    • Featuring Groups & Newspaper Publications
    • Featuring Essays
    • Featuring Links
    • Slideshows
    • Advanced Search
    • Page Title
    • Keywords
    • Dates
    • Location
    • Groups
    • Media & Item Types
    • Features
    • Rights
    • Sort / Results Count
    • Update / Reinitialize Public Site
    • Reset Checklists
    • Results
    • Page Title
    • Page Block
    • Null Results
    • Facets
    • Individual Result
    • Details
    • Page Title
    • Data
    • Issue
    • Comments
    • Calendar
    • Right panel
    • Full Image
    • Comments
    • Pages
    • Postcards
    • Photo Essay/Exhibits
    • “Browse By”
    • Help
    • RSS /Atom Features
    • Podcast Feature
    • Search Widget
    • Contribute*
    • My Favourites*


    6. Site Setup: Standard & Plus Features
    • General Values: Google Analytics
    • Branding: Custom CSS


    7. Site Pages: Plus Features
    • Web Pages
    • Testimonials


    * NOTE: Site Management for Contribute & My Favourites screens, see individual manuals