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We’ve been hard at work improving our website theme! The following updates were released today: Various Code Errors Corrected Thumbnail images were expanding in Internet Explorer 9 and 10- They are now fixed Automatic 404 Detection was throwing errors- no longer Google Analytics Tracking updated to new analytics.js standard Page listings on navigation pages are now …more about Mayflower Version 2.1 / Globals 3.1 Released
A variety of large updates to our public website environment are being deployed today! We are updating the WordPress software the site runs on to version 4.0. For more information on WordPress 4.0, see the announcement post. We are updating our official Mayflower theme and the Globals framework on which the website runs! Most of …more about Big updates!
Need a new website? Need access to or assistance with an existing website? There is now an option in Request Center which will ensure your request goes to whoever can help you best! Please submit all requests through this new avenue. Go to Request Center Select ‘Technology’ Select ‘Website Assistance’
We are now able to roll out authenticated forms upon request. These forms will allow users to verify their identity by signing in with their NetID. This functionality can also be used to ensure that only those with NetID accounts are able to submit a particular form. This functionality requires per-site and per-form configuration from …more about Authenticated forms now available for select uses
More websites are moving to our new website environment! Advising and Policies launched today. If you are linking to any pages within these sites, these links may break! Make sure to update your websites.
Recently we have released two new widgets for website managers! Widgets can be accessed under Appearance > Widgets on the dashboard. Office Contact widget This widget allows you to define a contact phone number, email address, and website manager name and email address! These will be displayed on the sidebar, appropriately formatted. Office Location widget …more about New Widgets for displaying Location and Contact information!
We are working on some new features- hopefully these will be in place in the next 2 to 3 weeks! Here are some highlights: WordPress Update to 3.9 We will be updating WordPress to the most recent version (nickname ‘Smith‘), just released yesterday! This new version of WordPress brings some exciting new features, including image …more about Coming Soon- WordPress 3.9, Staff Section Updates, Authenticated Forms
On Wednesday, April 16th we released version 1.5.0 of the Mayflower theme. See below for changes: ‘News and Announcements’ on the Bellevue College Homepage Automated The news on the college home page is now delivered via posts from http://www.bellevuecollege.edu/news/ site. Visual Editor Tweaks Alphabetical ordering of the styles Minor improvements in how the styles get …more about WordPress Mayflower Theme version 1.5 Deployed
We have deployed version 1.4 of the Mayflower theme. If you are currently using our new WordPress-based web platform, you will see the following new features and fixes Below is a list of features/bug fixes: WordPress Image Gallery now available Image galleries created through the ‘Add Media’ button will now display properly as a grid …more about WordPress Mayflower Theme version 1.4 Deployed
Mayflower Theme version 1.3.1 has been deployed to production. This was a hotfix release. If you are using the WordPress Mayflower theme, you will see the following fixes. Below is a list of changes: Right sidebar positioning has been fixed Header image now uses proper ALT tag