alison kerwin

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  • Measuring homepage success

    Since we announced the launch of our new homepage we've been asked about our criteria for measuring homepage success. This is something we intend to monitor and refine over the coming months but for now you can see what we're...

  • Our new homepage

    Our new homepage was launched in March 2011. Read about our approach to developing our most important page.

  • Update: Improving the effectiveness of the University's website

    Dear Web-Maintainers, Earlier this year details of a University-wide Web Content Review were published and I subsequently emailed you all to alert you to the changes. Since the announcement we have been working hard to put some of these changes...

  • He desperately wanted to be a good golfer - you could say he had a driving ambition...

    Amidst all the excitement of our new recruits we are sadly losing one of our old ones! Web Development Manager, Andy Male leaves us tomorrow after 8 years at the University to join Nokia as a ScrumMaster / Development Manager....

  • Managing content more effectively

    Last November I delivered a presentation to our Executive Committee which highlighted a number of concerns regarding our website. I began by highlighting the importance our website played as a communications and marketing tool, a fact which everyone agreed with,...

  • A look back at 2009...

    As the year draws to a close I thought it would be fitting to write a blog post detailing our progress in the last 12 months. If 2008 was the year we got our house in order then 2009 was the year we built the foundations for our new house.

  • First of many...

    After months of developing, beta testing, feedback and more developing we have launched our research website! Research is the first of the core sites to be launched as part of the external website project and will be closely followed by...