Writing for the Web

How do we read on the web? Do we read on the web at all?
 

In this two hour session we will examine writing techniques to make your website easily readable and scannable. We will identify effective headings, page titles and trigger words. Finally, we will simplify complex writing, explaining how shortening sentences makes a website more readable.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify and provide examples of scannable text
  • Define "trigger words" and their significance to scannable websites
  • Simplify complex writing

Target Audience:
Everyone

Prerequisites:
Attendees should have familiarity with Web browsers and the Internet. Basic HTML experience is preferred.

Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements:

  • Course requirements: attend live online session or view recording, and complete one written assignment.
  • It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.

Technical Requirements:
Visit BigBlueButton's detailed minium requirements page.

Session Duration:
This course consists of one 2-hour session.

Instructor:  Emily Nimsakont - nimsakont@amigos.org

May 19, 2021

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm CDT

Online Classroom
United States

Phone: 800-843-8482
Email:

Amigos Member Early Bird $ 70.00
Non-member Early Bird $ 130.00