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* Try to keep landing page content above the fold
 
* Try to keep landing page content above the fold
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* Wordiness: No one is going to read a lot of text -- they just want links, examples.
 
* Careful selection of words for headings. For example, Preference for headings that are more informative and less concise. For example, the “Which style should i use?” heading is great. The “Citation and style guides” heading could be considered less inviting by some students.
 
* Careful selection of words for headings. For example, Preference for headings that are more informative and less concise. For example, the “Which style should i use?” heading is great. The “Citation and style guides” heading could be considered less inviting by some students.
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**Recommendation: Consider enabling only for entire page.
 
**Recommendation: Consider enabling only for entire page.
 
**How to turn off for entire page
 
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Revision as of 16:34, 22 July 2013

Information will go here .. .

Guidelines for liaisons

  • Try to keep landing page content above the fold
  • Wordiness: No one is going to read a lot of text -- they just want links, examples.
  • Careful selection of words for headings. For example, Preference for headings that are more informative and less concise. For example, the “Which style should i use?” heading is great. The “Citation and style guides” heading could be considered less inviting by some students.
  • Comments
    • Recommendation: Consider enabling only for entire page.
    • How to turn off for entire page
    • How to turn off for all boxes in a guide
  • Add “Ask a librarian” sidebar box / widget, just like on go/lib