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University Policy URLs

The Chancellor’s Office has moved all of the University Policies into RedDot. This means every policy has a new URL. If you have a link to a policy on your web pages, you will want to update that link for your visitors’ convenience. All links to the old policy pages are being redirected to the […]

URLs

The topic of URLs came up after the message I sent yesterday. What are all of our options at WCU for URLs? RedDot assigns a URL based on page ID number. Example – News & Events page is http://www.wcu.edu/401.asp This is standard. We have two additional service offerings: Subdomain – These are a great alternative […]

Subdomains

As we’ve gone through your website redesign with you, many of you have requested subdomains for your websites. Examples include communication.wcu.edu, english.wcu.edu, speechandhearing.wcu.edu, and biology.wcu.edu. Subdomains provide a friendlier, more intuitive alternative to the wcu.edu/###.asp address that is created through RedDot and they are a powerful addition to your promotional materials. English.wcu.edu, for example, has […]