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Web Publishing

Web Publishing Services


Updates on new projects, issues in progress, services, and general Web Publishing information

  •  Media Player

    Thursday, Jul. 31, 2008

    A new element has been added to the Content Well element gallery category that will allow you to embed a video or audio file player in a Commonspot page.

  •  Additional settings for the Blog element

    Wednesday, Jul. 30, 2008

    The blog element now accepts a few new custom script parameters, which will allow you to change the sort order of the blog, and apply a few different presentation styles.

  •  Flash Slideshow element updated

    Wednesday, Jul. 30, 2008
    The Flash Slideshow element has been updated to include a bug fix for a Firefox browser conflict and include a simpler navigation menu. The element can be found in the Content Well element gallery category. When viewing the element in author mode, you'll be presented with a form that will allow you to add, modify, or delete slideshow images.
  •  Comment Form

    Monday, Jun. 30, 2008
    Add a simple comment form to any Commonspot page. The element can be configured to allow comments to be submitted anonymously, or require an SCU Groupwise or self-generated ID and password before comments can be submitted.
  •  Firefox 3 Released

    Tuesday, Jun. 17, 2008
    Firefox version 3 has just been released, and is available to download.
  •  Podcast RSS Feed

    Thursday, May. 15, 2008
    You can use the RSS Display element to include a podcast RSS feed, and display an embedded audio player for each of the podcast items.
  •  Google Calendar

    Thursday, May. 15, 2008
    You can embed a Google Calendar in a Commonspot page using the Simple Text Block element.  Copy the Google Calendar HTML code into this element's text form, and your calendar content will be displayed.
  •  Poll Widget

    Monday, May. 12, 2008
    Add a simple, multiple-choice Poll to a Commonspot page.
  •  Thumbnail images in homepage blog element

    Monday, Apr. 21, 2008
    The blog element has been updated to allow home page news & events posts to display two images; a thumbnail image, optimized for the 65px x 45px dimensions allowed in the homepage news & events element, and a full size image for the full display of the blog post.
  •  FAQ option for Bulleted List element

    Thursday, Apr. 10, 2008
    The Bulleted List element now has an option to display the list in a "frequently asked questions" format.
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