j187 | IIM

Intro to Interactive Media

You might find a theme that you like for the bulk of your website, but you want the homepage to be different. Here are step-by-step instructions for creating a custom homepage for your WordPress theme. Before getting started, you should be logged into your WordPress dashboard and your FTP client (Fetch). You also need access […]

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This Powerpoint presentation provides information on how to: Activate a plugin that blocks spam Rearrange the order of your menu items Create a child theme to add css style commands to your website Here is additional information on child themes.  

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Read these helpful tips on creating a successful portfolio site: 10 Steps To The Perfect Portfolio Website Get some great ideas from people who have created effective portfolio sites: 15 Journalists’ outstanding personal portfolios

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Please download this type_assigment.ai zip file and complete the included typography exercise.

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Multimedia Website Critique and Presentation You have now all signed up for a date (posted on the class calendar) when you will be responsible to choose a multimedia website and critique it for the class.  The goal of this assignment is to gain an understanding of what makes a good multimedia piece and to become comfortable […]

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Welcome to the 2014 summer session of Introduction to Interactive Multimedia. You are going to learn a lot! Check out more information on the syllabus. I’m looking forward to meeting you all at 1 p.m., Thursday, June 19, in Carroll Hall, Room 59. ~Karen McIntyre

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Please download this bootstrap_lesson zip file for today’s lesson.

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Bootstrap is a framework with many more functions and capabilities than we can get through in one class. Read the following to get a better understanding of designing responsive layouts with Bootstrap. Bootstrap 3 Grid Introduction Bootstrap 3 Grid System Twitter Bootstrap Tutorial (Specifically the “Creating Grid” section.) Learn Twitter Bootstrap in 2 Hours

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Final Project: Create an online magazine DUE: 8 a.m., Friday, May 2 Value: 400 points For the final project you will create an online version of the magazine Homefront. You will be provided with a PDF version of the print magazine as well as the basic assets you will need for the online version. Your […]

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This PowerPoint presentation talks you through the process of creating a new directory in Webfaction and installing a starter WordPress theme on your new website.

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