Welcome to CMS 3710 Writing for Digital Media.
In our first workshop, you will work with a partner to write an effective social media (SM) post.
The final section of chapter 2 focuses on the design cycle and user research.
“People are the key to successful web projects at every stage of development” (Lynch and Horton 6).
Effective use of social media (SM) requires a clear and broadly understood content strategy.
Understanding what audiences value about and expect from social media is critical to a successful strategy.
This assignment begins our study of images with a reading from chapter 11 of the Web Style Guide (WSG).
With this assignment, we begin to apply what we’ve learned to an analysis of your chosen web site.
This assignment continues our study of graphics with a reading from chapter 11 of the Web Style Guide.
Your first major writing assignment is called “First Paragraphs.” We also continue our work on the 4 C’s
This assignment covers integrating sources and and writing coherent paragraphs.
Analyze images from your food bank web site by applying the recommendations and guidelines detailed in our textbook.
Use the textbook’s recommendations to evaluate your food bank’s use of video.
Humans derive meanings from and assign meanings to particular colors in three distinct ways.
To communicate effectively through digital media, you need to understand three ways of modeling color.
For centuries, designers have sought to define the laws governing colors that work together in harmony.
This in-class workshop works with Adobe Photoshop and applies the HSB color model.
The key concept for this assignment–and a key idea for the entire course–is semantic HTML.
This lecture introduces basic terms and concepts related to dynamic web sites and content management systems.
This workshop applies concepts from the Site Structure chapter to your food bank web site.
Use this time to put the finishing touches on your web site analysis.
Using the knowledge that you gained this week, you will choose and implement a WordPress theme
Details about the final exam are linked from the main navigational menu.