Website Improvement

Follow UND's website improvements.

Modern Campus (Omni), WordPress, and MailPoet Upgrades

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UIT is transitioning Modern Campus (Omni), WordPress, and MailPoet from NDUS hosted servers to Cloud hosting environments to provide better performance, usability and enhanced security. There will be downtime that you must prepare for; otherwise, you should notice the minimal impact of this transition. Modern Campus (OMNI) will be locked June 24-28: The website backend […]

Omni Form Update

Categories: Evolve

We learned that UND’s email system is blocking file uploads from web forms since April 30, 2024. This means that form owners have not been notified via email if someone submitted a form response. We believe this is only the case if your form includes a file attachment function. UIT has put in a ticket […]

Program Finder Audit Time

Categories: Evolve

We need your help to update the Program Finder. UND’s Program Finder is the #1 place prospective students go to learn about academic offerings, attracting over 2 million external visitors in 2023. Its critical program page content is up-to-date and we need your help reviewing program page content. Every page must be reviewed by the respective […]

Introducing the Content Container

Categories: Evolve

The content container snippet is now available in Omni. This snippet is most applicable to universal pages without a left navigation, used to restrict website copy from spanning the full width and can add unique design elements to your page. Here are some examples of how the content container snippet can be applied: Strategic Programming […]

Omni Reboot

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Modern Campus (Omni) will reboot at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 30 for necessary maintenance. Downtime is expected to be only a few minutes but any work unsaved during this time will be lost.

Web Publishing Down

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Publishing content in Modern Campus (Omni) is down. Your content will save but will not publish. Content submitted for approval cannot be published either. UIT began investigating the issue at 8 a.m. this morning and is submitting a ticket to Modern Campus. We’ll send another notification with publishing is restored.

New Website Image Recommendations

Categories: Evolve

We have thousands of large website images that are causing slow load time and negatively impacting the way search engines view our website. To fix this, we recommend switching all newly uploaded web images from JPEG to WebP file types and reducing the mobile image size ratio. This change does not impact images already uploaded […]

_testing Folder Update

Categories: Evolve

To assist with the website cleanup project, we created a _do-not-display file for users to implement on their sites. This folder must replace any testing or draft folders on your site. The folder will protect content from being found via search even if it isn’t linked anywhere on the website. Content that should be stored […]

It’s Time to Clean House

Categories: Evolve

Marketing & Communications is working with Manaferra, a new third–party partner, to improve organic traffic to the UND website. Manaferra identified several issues that hinder search engine optimization (SEO). We’ve learned issues on one site will negatively impact all sites. There is a lot of work to do, and we need you to do your […]

Link To Your Job Listings

Categories: Evolve

Human Resources transitioned to a new job postings website. This platform can sort job postings by category, department/college, and employment type. It also allows you to link directly to your filtered job postings from your website. Here are some ways you can link directly to your job listings on your website: Arts & Sciences could […]