Web Standards for International Education

Web Standards for International Education


Don White

April 29, 2011


  1. donald.b.white@gmail.com

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  3. Most Higher Education websites are horrible

  4. Engaging with students? Site Usage? Clear Language & Navigation? Look

  5. It’s a conversation Develop policies What social media is not

    Don’t limit yourself
  6. Going Mobile? QR Codes Link Shorteners 10.2% 29% 43% 2008

    2009 2010
  7. News Blasting Mobile to Full Site Splash pages & content

    “Click here” links Web Content ≠ Printed Content
  8. Test your website Learn what your students want Audit Content

    Clear site navigation & searchability Develop a plan
  9. Keep it Simple Stupid (KiSS)!* *Believe me, I learned the

    hard way
  10. donald.b.white@gmail.com @donbwhite goo.gl/uvoFK

  11. doteduguru.com higheredlive.com collegewebeditor.com higheredexperts.com smashingmagazine.com educheckup.com