• Andrew Harris

    Designer by trade, supporting WordPress for the University.

  1. Block News Listing

    We’ve just added a new component to the Live Shortcodes Plugin, that lets you display posts using the Block News Listing from the Design System. Just click the …


  2. Tabbed navigation

    You can now have tabbed on a page in your site, including the home page. Tabbed navigation requires you to create at least two pages, a parent …


  3. Go live! Public and other permissions.

    When new sites are created, they are not public. This lets you get your site just right before publishing to your audience. Once you’re ready, visit your …


  4. Design System v5.0

    Version 5 of the Web Design System was applied overnight. This update included some small, but significant markup changes. It should just work, but if you notice any strange layout problems on …


  5. Who can view your site?

    WordPress offers good broad options for allowing, or restricting access to your site. Look in the Settings > Reading section of your dashboard, where you’ll find …


  6. Do the maths

    Did you know that LaTeX is supported out of the box on our WordPress installation? So, assuming you know your syntax, you can just start using it. …


  7. Footers

    Your dashboard has a menu item to add ‘Footer Content’, but there’s a better way.


  8. Banners and templates

    Use the design options and page templates to control the way your site looks.


  9. Theme update 2015-11-25

    This evening (7pm.) there will be another theme release (v1.1.1) to address a few minor bugs. A problem with inline images with wrap around text floating …


  10. Logging in for Staff and Guest users

    Guest users are users who are not part of the University. They use a different method to log in, but are otherwise normal users. You need assistance from the helpdesk to add guest users to the system.


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