Interactive Design Homepage

College of Arts, Victoria University

Teacher Name: Lisa Cianci - email: lisa.cianci@vu.edu.au
Course Coordinator & Education Manager: Alan Morgans - email: alan.morgans@vu.edu.au

Class Website - http://multimedia.tafe.vu.edu.au/lisa/2014/ID2


Subject: ID2 - Interactive Design

Course: Advanced Diploma of Graphic Design (CUV60411)


CLASS 06

Developing Online Folios - Getting yourself online

  • Participate in discussion – what should be included in a folio
  • Create class list of projects
  • Setup WordPress account
  • Explore themes in WordPress
  • Justify selected theme

Today we'll be exploring the following tutorials in Wordpress:

4. http://learn.wordpress.com/get-comfy/

5. http://learn.wordpress.com/get-personality/

By the end of class, you should have your Wordpress site set up and have selected a theme that you are testing out. We will also be exploring the Dashboard and seeing what elements you can edit and manage for your site.

 

References

Some interesting websites and blogs by artists and designers

 

Some interesting image gallery sites (not blogs, but interesting ways of presenting visual content using web technologies)

 

Other useful and inspirational resources:

 

 

 

For Next Week

Practice adding content to your Wordpress site. Experiment with functionality. You can always edit or delete content if you're not happy with it.