Your stories, our stories

I’ve not been lucky enough to meet Amy Yu, a soon-to-be graduate of the School of Medicine and recipient of the American Medical Association’s Physician of Tomorrow award, but she is certainly on my radar after she was featured on the university website in the Our Stories section last week. She’s a Stanford graduate with […]

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Fun with keywords: The words “doctor” vs. “physician” on the HSC website

The words “physician” and “doctor” seem interchangeable when you’re writing about medical doctors on a website for a health science center, but the two words are different in at least one important way: SEO. SEO, or search engine optimization, is basically a process of understanding the audience via their internet searches and implementing strategies to […]

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What’s with the hexagons?

After spending so much time in the design process of our new web pages, we’ve been eager to hear the reactions to the drastically different look of the university’s web presence. The colors are more vibrant and they’re deployed in different ways. The photos show the real emotions and the stories behind people who are […]

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‘Dawn of the Living Web’ earns top UT System award

Thanks to everyone who was involved this past fall in the production of “Dawn of the Living Web.” The WebLife Communications Change Management Team received the Chancellor’s Excellence in Internal Communications Award for its creative film production, “Dawn of the Living Web,” that promoted awareness, interest and involvement in the university’s new website initiative. The […]

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New pages, new stories

We at WebLife Central are proud to announce the latest digital fruits of our labor as we revamp the university’s web presence: New pages, including a page just for “Our Stories” features, went live April 1. These are the first new pages on the website since the launch of the home page in December. And […]

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WebLife’s content strategist is here

~waving hello~ Greetings to the UT Health Science Center San Antonio community and those who are tracking the progress of the massive website relaunch known as WebLife. I’m happy to join the team as the university’s first-ever content strategist. It’s a relatively new job title anywhere, really, but I’ve already become known as the official […]

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‘Ask WebLife’: more homepage answers

Today we continue our “Ask WebLife” series by answering some additional questions we’ve received about the new homepage design. Q. How does this design reflect the findings of the research you described previously? A. Our interviews, observational studies and survey results indicated that prospective patients want the following in a health care provider’s website: Clear […]

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Your stories, reality = content

Bill Gates said it — “Content is king” — in an essay he wrote nearly 20 years go. In today’s digital world, that statement still holds true. Everyone has stories to tell, including YOU! And, when it comes to the Internet and the development of our new website, we need the stories you’re most proud […]

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This New Year just ‘Ask WebLife’

Happy New Year! We’re starting the new year off with more answers for you from our “Ask WebLife” series, featuring answers to the questions we’re receiving from the campus community. In this edition, we also answer more questions about the new homepage design that rolled out last month. Q. How will this design improve the […]

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Happy Holidays from WebLife!

  We hope you enjoy your holidays and, we’ll see you back here soon for what promises to be a very exciting 2014 with the WebLife project!

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