Tag: Social Networking
I became involved with DIT Debate Society when it was set up in the Autumn of 2011. As well as helping the fledgling society get on its feet, I designed a website for the society using WordPress and a customised premium template.
The site integrates well with social networks like Twitter (see bottom left for the up-to-date Twitter feed from @ditdebatesoc) as well as MailChimp which we use for collecting email addresses for newsletter updates.
The slide show focuses the vistors attention on upcoming events that the society is hosting as well as providing a section to sign up for newsletter updates. The logo was a product of a competition held on the society’s Facebook page, the prize of which was €100.
MailChimp integration for newletter registration
Modified premium WordPress template
Twitter feed integration in footer
Integrated WordPress posts with Facebook and Twitter feeds
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The Literary and Debating Society (or Lit’n’Deb as it is better known) is a university society from NUI Galway in Ireland that was founded over 160 years ago. As a member of the committee in 2008, I worked on a digital strategy for the society.
This strategy included better management of existing social networks and archival of digital content from both the past and future. The centre-piece of this project was a Joomla based website that will be an asset to the society’s digital presence for years to come.
Your eyes should be drawn across the list of recent posts and on to the animated slideshow. The site is also designed to be clear and easy to navigate with a well structured menu bar.
phpBB message boards
Flash image slider
Custom banner and logo redesign
Advanced text Editor
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