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2023 Web Content Manager Trainings

Need to learn to edit your website?

New for 2023 are our self-paced courses for “Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) 101: Beginner” and “Web Accessibility Compliance.” More information coming soon!

If you are a new web content manager, you must complete these trainings to get access to edit your website. Please contact us and provide your email address, UGA MyID, and county location or department to .

AEM 101: County Websites – Beginner

This 2 hour online webinar teaches the basics of how to keep your county website up to date using the Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) content management system. This training is a prerequisite for all county website content managers.

February 16, 10:00am – 12:00 pm SES-024828
March 16, 1:00 – 3:00 pm SES-024829

Advanced web trainings

If you would like to attend one of the Office of Information Technology’s instructor-led trainings via Zoom, please visit the Extension Trainings System to register. Registration for our trainings is open until the day prior to the session.

AEM 102: County Websites – Advanced

This advanced session is designed for county web content managers who have completed the “Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) 101: County Websites – Basics” training and have access to edit their county website. This session provides an open forum for questions and discussions on advanced concepts.

January 18, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. SES-024283
February 22, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. SES-024284
March 20, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. SES-024285
April 21, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. SES-024286
May 19, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. SES-024287
June 21, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. SES-024289

July 26, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. SES-024290
August 23, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. SES-024291
September 20, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. SES-024292
October 11, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. SES-024293
November 10, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m. SES-024294

Basic SEO Concepts

Learn about search engine optimization (SEO) basics. We will discuss why SEO is important and how to start making your web content connect to the people who search for solutions from CAES and UGA Extension. These are best practices not covered by the web content manager training modules. Open to CAES and UGA Extension web content managers.

March 6, 1:30-2:30 p.m. SES-024295
June 5, 1:30-2:30 p.m. SES-024298

September 4, 1:30-2:30 p.m. SES-024299
December 4, 1:30-2:30 p.m. SES-024301

Best Practices for Effective Web Pages

This session will cover the fundamentals of creating effective web content that reaches your website’s audience. Get tips on how to make your content memorable and encourage your readers to act. These are best practices not covered by the web content manager training modules. Open to CAES and UGA Extension web content managers.

February 6, 1:30-2:30 p.m. SES-024302
May 8, 1:30-2:30 p.m. SES-024303

July 24, 1:30-2:30 p.m. SES-024304
October 23, 1:30-2:30 p.m. SES-024305

PDF Accessibility

This training is designed to teach participants best practices for creating PDFs so that they are accessible to audiences with disabilities. We will go over the basics of making the source document accessible, and how to check the PDF’s accessibility features (tags and reading order) in Foxit PDF Editor Pro. This information is not covered by the web content manager training modules. Open to CAES and UGA Extension web content managers.

January 26, 2:00-3:00 p.m. SES-024334
April 20, 2:00-3:00 p.m. SES-024336

August 24, 2:00-3:00 p.m. SES-024337
November 2, 2:00-3:00 p.m. SES-024338

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