Jim Kirby

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Name: Jim Kirby
Date registered: January 18, 2011
URL: http://facultywp.ccri.edu/jkirby

Latest posts

  1. 10 Things Your Students Should Know About Their Digital Footprints — November 8, 2014
  2. Secure Your Email — July 3, 2014
  3. Windows Live Writer — June 28, 2014
  4. Most popular plugins — June 13, 2014
  5. WordPress Faculty Web Update — October 16, 2013

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  1. An Important Note About Editing Access — 6 comments

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Jul 28 2011

Faculty Webs moving to WordPress

Migrating to WordPress All faculty websites created after June 1, 2011 will use a WordPress back-end. Your site will initially be set-up with one of the default CCRI faculty Web themes (see one example on right), but a variety of other themes will be available for you to apply to your site. For faculty with …

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Permanent link to this article: http://facultywp.ccri.edu/blog/2011/07/28/new-faculty-webs-to-use-wordpress/

Jun 21 2011

Uploading and linking to Documents in your WordPress Faculty site

This tutorial will explain how one uploads and links to PDF, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and other documents from within your WordPress site. I used an existing faculty Web site for this tutorial. The specific goal here is to transfer a large number of PDF and Word files from a live “FrontPage” (a site edited & …

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Permanent link to this article: http://facultywp.ccri.edu/blog/2011/06/21/uploading-and-linking-to-documents-in-your-wordpress-faculty-site/

Jun 21 2011

Compress Files with FileMinimizer

The new WordPress faculty Web has an 8 MB file size limitation on uploads (there is also a per site limit of 500 MB). So, what do you when your file(s) exceed those maximum size limits? Tools like FILEminimizer Suite will quickly compresses your large files into smaller files (without sacrificing quality) so that you …

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Permanent link to this article: http://facultywp.ccri.edu/blog/2011/06/21/compress-powerpoint-presentations-with-pptminimizer/

Jan 18 2011

Welcome

Welcome to the CCRI Faculty Web The CCRI faculty Web is currently powered by a WordPress back-end. We are adopting the use of this web-based editing and publishing tool as an alternative to our previous (1998-2011) faculty Web publishing method which relies on FrontPage Server Extensions -a legacy technology which is no longer supported by …

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Permanent link to this article: http://facultywp.ccri.edu/blog/2011/01/18/welcome/

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