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Cascade Tutorials

Tutorial Level Type Description
Beginner Cascade Tutorials beginner
_ALL items beginner This is a tutorial about the _ALL folder within the New Content menu item. These items are items that every user will need access to in order to create and update their Cascade site. These include the standard JMU image types, files, and folders.
Accessibility Standards beginner Understand how to ensure your web content follows Accessibility Standards.
Browser Tutorial beginner Tutorial showing how to adjust optimal browser settings for Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Safari
Cascade Important Terms beginner General terms that will help introduce important concepts you will encounter while using the JMU CMS.
Copy from Word Document into Cascade Server beginner How to copy content from a Microsoft Word document into Cascade
File Naming Guidelines beginner Rules for how to name various file / content types in Cascade
Images 101 beginner
Migration Tips beginner Tips for migrating your site from Web Manager 2 or some other web publishing system into Cascade
Publishing 101 beginner How to publish information in Cascade and when your content will be pulled into feeds.
Using Special Characters like ampersand in Cascade beginner How do I correctly enter special characters in different regions in Cascade?
Web Writing Tips beginner Tip for writing quality content for search engine optimization(SEO)
Writing Good Alt-Text beginner Tips for writing good alternative text for images and links to provide accessibility for ADA purposes and so that screen readers can properly read a page.
Secondary Page beginner How can I add a Secondary Page in Cascade
Profiles beginner images How can I add or edit a profile in Cascade?
Search Engine Optimization beginner Tips for writing Metadata information and how to get Google or other Search engines to re-index your site.
Reordering Assets beginner How to reordering pages and folders
Recycle Bin beginner Deleted assets can be restored from the recycle bin.
Images 101 beginner images What are the different image types in Cascade and how do I upload them?
Intermediate Cascade Tutorials intermediate
Footers Tutorial intermediate How to create customized footers in Cascade.
Images 201 intermediate images How can I easily crop and resize images for Cascade
Inserting a photo with a cutline intermediate images How to insert a photo with a cutline into a secondary page
Gray Slideshow intermediate slideshow How to add images or slides into the Gray Slideshow used mainly in the Landing Template
Nivo Slideshow intermediate slideshow How to add images / slide content into the Nivo Slideshow.
Academic Slideshow intermediate slideshow How to add images / slide content into Academic Slideshows
Academic Navigation intermediate slideshow How to modify and customize left navigation on academic sites
Advanced WYSIWYG intermediate images How can I do advanced WYSIWYG functions like embedding video into my event, story, news or secondary page.
Advanced Cascade Tutorials advanced
Advanced Page Layouts using YUI3 CSS Grids advanced How to create complex layouts using the YUI3 CSS grids template.
Images 201 (advanced) advanced images How can I easily crop and resize images for Cascade
Mobile First advanced Resources about how to design with a Mobile First perspective.
htaccess authentication - updating eIDs to log into a webspace advanced How to update up an .htaccess file so that a folder or webspace requires one to log in with an eID (authentication)
Mixed mode content issues http and https advanced How to code to fix mixed http and https mode content.