Cal State L.A. Web Platform

The Cal State L.A. web platform provides the campus community the tools they need to create and maintain web content without using any external applications or the need to know any programming languages. The following workshops are offered by request and are available for any person who is responsible for developing or maintaining a university website. Depending on what your role is in supporting your area's websites, you may need to attend just the overview workshop or multiple workshops.

For how-to guides and video tutorials, visit the Web Support and Training website.


Cal State L.A. Web Platform Part 1: Overview

This workshop provides an overview of the Cal State L.A. web platform, web content management systems, key terminologies, user roles and workflow. It also covers how to perform basic tasks such as creating, editing, approving and publishing content. This workshop is suitable for any person who creates, maintains, or is responsible for a university website.

Duration: 90 minutes

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Friday, November 14, 2014 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
LPW 4056
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Cal State L.A. Web Platform Part 2: Group Admin

This workshop provides a more in-depth training which focuses on the responsibilities and tasks exclusively handled by the administrators of a group. This includes creating and managing menus, adding a banner and editing a group homepage, adding a slideshow, approving and publishing content, and managing users. This workshop is suitable for any person who is designated as a group administrator.

Duration: 90 minutes

Prerequisite: Cal State L.A. Web Platform Part 1: Overview workshop attendance.

There are no workshops scheduled at this time.


Cal State L.A. Web Platform Part 3: New Releases

This workshop will be held on an as-needed basis to go over recent improvements or new features such as content types, modules, etc. For this upcoming training date, we will cover the release of three new content types (Announcement, FAQ and Staff) and other recent updates.

Duration: 45 minutes

There are no workshops scheduled at this time.