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2018 USU Web Conference Presentations

Sessions were held on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 in the Eccles Conference Center Auditorium and room 205-207, with hands-on sessions held in the Agricultural Sciences (AGRS) Computer Lab (room 135). We appreciate the work of USU Media Production Services in recording and broadcasting the conference sessions, the University Inn & Conference Center staff for hosting the event, and USU Catering for the food service.

Morning General Sessions: Things Everyone Needs to Know

Welcome & Keynote:  What IS the purpose of your website?

Julie Duersch, Manager, Information Technology Web & Design Team

Accessibility & Usability:  Building Inclusive Online Experiences

Christopher Phillips, Accessibility Coordinator, Academic & Instructional Services, Center for Innovative Design & Instruction

Search Engine Optimization (SEO):  Do What You Love and Attract Visitors

Kirk Salisbury, Digital Marketing Manager, Extension & College of Agriculture & Applied Sciences Marketing & Communications Team

Break-out Sessions

Secure Data Collection:  Your Responsibilities & Your Resources

Susan Jones, Data Governance & Tyson Barrett, RedCAP

Website Audits:  Keeping Your Website in Tip-top Shape

Chalyce MacDonald, IT Web & Design Team

E-commerce: Securely Accepting Payment, What You Need to Know

Monica Trippler, PCI Compliance Office & Brian Rasmussen, USU Card Office

Telling Our Story: How the Mountain West Center for Regional Studies Asked the Right Questions and Used Available Resources to Refocus their Website

Barbara Warnes, Mountain West Center for Regional Studies

Analytics:  Why You Need Them, How to Read Them

Chalyce MacDonald & Logan Loertscher, IT Web & Design Team

Hands-on Sessions

Hands-on sessions were not recorded, however follow-up training is available through the USU IT Web Team. Check out available workshops at the USU IT Web Team site.