Three Easy Ways to Make Your Events More Visible

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Clemson uses Localist as its centralized calendar system and the web team uses the calendar to dynamically pull event information to websites across academic departments, various units, and locations. There are three easy ways to make sure your events are more visible to your various audiences. Use Localist for every event, every time. Add an image to your ...

The Problem with PDFs

Research shows that users have a poor experience navigating PDFs online, yet PDFs are ubiquitous across the web. PDFs were designed to make sure print documents could be shared with professional printers so that files could be printed accurately. They were never intended to be an end-user format for online purposes. Navigating PDFs on a mobile ...

Printing PDFs with normal margins

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Often when a PDF file is sent to a desktop printer, the printer will add additional margins to the printed file. This can add unnecessary and unbalanced white space around the page content. Additional margins can be especially noticeable and irritating when trying to print a folded file like a tri-fold brochure or certificates. To check ...

Understanding color modes

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Printing presses use four colors of ink or toner to make every possible printed color. Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black. The saturation of each color is on a scale from 0-100%. So, if you want something to print in all black, the ink combination would be C0, M0, Y0, K100. 100% black ink and no other colors. Printing a green color takes a ...

How to Schedule a Share on Facebook

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Chances are you've come upon something share-worthy on Facebook, but didn't necessarily want to share it right then and there. Maybe you just shared something a few minutes ago or you had all your posts for the day already scheduled. You can actually schedule a share! Here's how. When you find a post that you'd like ...

Extension Digital County Letterhead

Clemson Extension letterhead design

As part of the University 2020 rebrand, new stationary designs have been created and can be ordered through Print Smart. We realize that you also need a digital option, so we've created a Word file that you can use: https://clemson.box.com/s/zp7q0zrklhn2uwr2ume3qrjj97kim0jv Unlike the old letterhead files, where you had one file per county, we're only releasing one file, ...

Updating PowerPoint Templates

PowerPoint makes it very easy to change the design of a presentation by applying a new template. There's no need to rebuild presentations from scratch. Simply attach a new template and make, review your slides and make any necessary adjustments. PC Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1HMQnCW43rI Mac Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eUR0awIEm-Y