blog postsAbout MassmailApr 24, 2019 9:30 am1 views The Massmail tool provides a convenient web interface to submit and distribute email to large campus audiences.** Any student or faculty or staff member at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign can request to send Massmail. About the Campus MapSep 10, 2019 10:15 am35 views Adding a Short URL DomainDec 10, 2019 8:30 am56 views Have your local IT support group create a C-Name record called go.abc.illinois.edu that points to the A-record go.illinois.edu (substitute your department name for 'abc'). Contact Web Services once step one is complete is complete. Adding photos to your Campus Directory ProfileOct 29, 2018 8:30 am458 views The Campus Directory now supports three types of image uploads. Once an image is uploaded into the Campus Directory it can be rotated (if necessary) and cropped to the exact sizes that are required. Images may be added from phones, iPads, desktop computers, and other devices. Calendar XML FAQsDec 5, 2016 11:15 am465 views The ins and outs of using the Calendar XML.Clearing Your Browser's CacheApr 27, 2018 11:15 am1948 views Your browser's cache temporarily stores files, scripts, and other web page contents in order to speed up your browsing experience. Cookies store information about sites you visit, such as your site settings. When you experience problems with Webtools, it may help to clear the browser cache and your cookies.Creating a Form or SurveyMay 17, 2019 9:45 am1107 views Learn how to quickly set up a form or survey.Creating and Submitting Blog Posts for ApprovalJun 13, 2019 1:00 pm53 views Learn how to create and submit blog posts for approval by blog moderators.Creating a Wizard SkinAug 5, 2019 3:00 pm97 views Learn how to set up a Wizard skin to use in Webtools.Email+ Best PracticesSep 8, 2017 10:45 am2203 views There are some best practices to keep in mind when using Email+, relating to both an email's content and design.Email+ Demo [45:19]Jan 30, 2020 12:00 pm526 views This video demonstrates creating an email in Email+.Email+ Reports and TermsMar 31, 2017 12:45 pm628 views These are the reports and common terms used in Email+.Email+ Subscribing and UnsubscribingSep 30, 2019 2:45 pm242 views In Email+, you can allow your users to subscribe to (or unsubscribe from) your mailings.Email+ tracking for listservs and distribution groupsMar 11, 2020 8:15 am209 views An issue has been identified when using Email+ to send to listservs or distribution groups. When an email is sent the links in the email are replaced by Sparkpost, our new vendor for delivering emails. This is done to collect tracking information. Occasionally these links are resulting in an error when a user clicks them. Form & Survey Builder Demo [48:57]Jan 28, 2020 12:00 pm557 views This video demonstrates creating an form in the Form Builder.From Address Restrictions in Email+Dec 4, 2019 7:00 am49 views Email+ uses a vendor, Sparkpost, for the delivery of emails. Each 'from address' domain needs to be approved and setup by Tech Services before an email can be sent from that domain. The following domains will not be approved for 'from addresses' in Email+:Generating an Email SignatureMay 10, 2019 10:00 am1382 views Learn out to generate an email signature in Webtools.Group Manager Demo [27:59]Jan 30, 2020 12:00 pm148 views This video demonstrates creating a group in the Group Manager.Importing Profiles in the DirectoryNov 22, 2013 11:15 am509 views "Mailing List Addresses" in Email+Nov 1, 2019 10:00 am127 views "Mailing list addresses" are sometimes used in Email+ rather than groups from the Group Manager. Technically these are Active Directory “distribution lists”. An example of a distribution list might be xyzfull-L@illinois.edu . Sending to this email address would result in everyone in the department XYZ receiving an email. New Webtool for adding Undergraduate Students, Shared, and External AccessJan 24, 2019 3:00 pm567 views Go to More/Sponsored in Webtools and add the user. The user will be added with the same unit and department as the person adding them. To add them to a different unit please have a staff member from that unit add them.Profile Export from the Campus DirectoryFeb 28, 2018 8:15 am164 views Profiles entered into the Profile Editor for staff and faculty can now be exported for consumption into your dynamic web sites.Registering Domains for Email+ From AddressesAug 28, 2019 12:15 pm32 views All From Email Address Domains must be registered before they will work. Running a Form or Survey ReportJul 16, 2019 3:15 pm1367 views Learn how to run a report for a form or survey in Webtools.Sending Blog Posts with Email+Sep 13, 2017 10:30 am188 views It's easy to export blog articles and summaries in order to distribute your content with Email+.Send Targeted EmailsJul 16, 2015 10:00 am2099 views Send personalized emails. Learn how to store and access custom data and start making an impact in the inbox.Skin Designer Demo [29:58]Jan 28, 2020 12:00 pm155 views This video demonstrates creating an email wizard skin in the Skin Designer.Sparkpost Suppressions in Email+Mar 9, 2020 1:45 pm53 views Sparkpost is the vendor that Email+ now uses to deliver emails. For those of you sending emails and monitoring the results through the Reports tab you will notice a few new terms in the reports. This post will attempt to explain how Sparkpost suppresses email addresses and what you can do to verify and unsuppress an email address.Understanding the Email+ QueueSep 15, 2017 9:15 am891 views Sending extremely large numbers of emails is very complicated. This post will attempt to explain the sending process as well as explain some of the many considerations that have to be made while sending every email. Using Conditional Logic in a Form or SurveyMay 20, 2019 2:15 pm378 views Use conditional logic to display different fields depending on a user's response to a specific question. This is also known as a "jump to" question.Using Hidden Fields in a Form or SurveyJul 26, 2019 3:15 pm649 views You can now use hidden fields in forms and surveys. Hidden fields allow you to include data elements that can’t be seen by users when a form is submitted.Webtools Calendar DemoMar 29, 2019 1:15 pm389 views This Webtools Calendar demo focuses on setting up and managing both Event and Master calendars.