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Web Dev Basics: git and GitHub

Just like in design, oftentimes you will find yourself wanting to save multiple copies of your work. I’m sure we all know this struggle . . . Well, (un)fortunately for developers, we don’t have to deal with the struggle of … Continue reading

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Web Dev Basics: HTML / CSS

In this training, you will be introduced to HTML and CSS, the languages that can be used as tools to help you develop simple websites. This training is designed for those who do not have a background in programming / … Continue reading

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How To Use WordPress – Basics

WordPress is a Content Management System (CMS) used to help one build a website or blog without prior web development experience. In this post, we will learn how to do basic things in WordPress, including Writing and Publishing a Post, … Continue reading

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How to Process a Cascade Help Request and Train the Chatbot

As STAs, we have all completed our Cascade and Web Editor training, but staff and faculty members do not have those formal training. So, when staff and faculty members have questions while editing their sites, they would submit a help … Continue reading

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[Archived] Basic Training: HTML and CSS

In this training you will be introduced to HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, the languages that can be used as tools to help you develop simple websites. This training is quite involved and can be frustrated or confusing, so be sure … Continue reading

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Cascade Help Request Email Templates

Template for Requests with Existing Documentation Dear [INSERT CLIENT NAME], My name is [INSERT YOUR NAME] and I am an STA here at LAITS. I will be providing you assistance with your Cascade help request. In order to [INSERT CLIENT … Continue reading

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How to Create a CLIO Course Module – Part 2

In this second part of CLIO training you will be doing more advanced stylings using CSS classes and HTML code snippets. Part 1: Getting Familiar with the basics of the Chrome Inspect Tool These set of instructions will be utilizing … Continue reading

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How to Create a CLIO Course Module – Part 1

CLIO is a Content Management System that allows the users to create customizable course modules. In this Basic Training you will be designing and creating your own CLIO course module. Part 1: Creating a New Canvas Assignment with a CLIO … Continue reading

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How to Create Studio Set Design for Online Courses

In this training you will be creating a full Studio Set Design for an Online Course. This Set Design is used for an in-person livestream course, produced in the LAITS Development Studio. For creating remote online course requests, please refer … Continue reading

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Basic Training: How to Edit Green Screens

This training will cover how to delete the green background of an image. Find an green screen image of your choice and follow  the steps below, your final product will be a PNG with a creative background of your choice. … Continue reading

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