Category Archives: Announcements

The End is Near!

Of course you should watch this last video from me, but a few important points I’m trying to make: I’m commenting right now on your social media reflection essays, your web sites, and your 444 portfolios. My hope/goal is to … Continue reading

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Pre-Thanksgiving update and lots of links to things to think, FWIW

You should watch the video, of course, but a summary of it and a bit about the links below: Don’t forget: I’m making myself available to meet with anyone who is interested to talk about some of the technicalities of … Continue reading

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Your 444 Portfolio and Text to Hypertext Project: Working With WordPress or Weebly (and PS about the Codecademy Part 2!)

One of the things on the schedule for us this week is to start talking a bit more about your 444 Portfolio site and whatever software you decide you’re going to use to make your text to hypertext project– and … Continue reading

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A few small (but notable) updates

Watch the video, but two updates: I am trying to (and almost there!) to get caught up, and that includes commenting on your write-ups about the quasi-usability testing we did on the department web site. Those comments are on canvas. … Continue reading

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On to Part Two of the Text-to-Hypertext Project: Publishing Options, Important Dates, Questions?

Now that you are (hopefully?) well on your way in the peer review for the first part of the usability/text-to-hypertext project, let’s get to the next part about making your text into a hypertext. Of course, to get started, it … Continue reading

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As we head into the weekend, let me chat about the schedule changes

Watch the video, but in the nutshell, I made a few changes to the schedule and I wanted to alert you to them. So take a look at the schedule and the video, maybe at the same time!

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A short video update about the second part of the Codecademy and the quasi-usability testing

Watch the video, but some of the basics here: You have all (well, almost) finished part 1 of the Codecademy exercises, meaning the HTML/CSS exercises. So thumbs up and good for you! Now the next step is part two and … Continue reading

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Comments on first update about social media and the first part of the Codecademy exercises

Take a look at the video, but three points I’m trying to make here: It looks like the social media project is going along nicely. The key here is keep involved with these different social media experiments and report back … Continue reading

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Heading into the End of the HTML/CSS Codecademy exercises and the first update for the semester of social media: questions?

This week was kind of lopsided (more or less on purpose) in terms of readings because I wanted to make the second half lighter so you could swing back to spending some more time on the Codecademy exercises and the … Continue reading

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Important heading into the weekend announcements

Watch the video, but briefly, I wanted to alert everyone to two (and a half) things: If you haven’t started posting your Codecademy exercises to people.emich.edu, you are behind! And as far as I can tell, almost all of you … Continue reading

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