Benchmarking the Study webpages

Over the next few weeks the new Subject and undergraduate course pages will go live and Course Search will be taken down. With such a drastic change about to occur on the University’s website it’s crucial that we monitor any impact …

Thursday 2 February 2017 | Study at St Andrews website


The evolution of the Study at St Andrews design

We had intended on writing an article about the design process for the Study at St Andrews website. Sadly, there is this thing called proper work, and we haven’t had the time to do it. Today I began cleaning up …

Thursday 12 June 2014 | Study at St Andrews website


Creating a print style sheet

While we were very busy as we approached the end-of-February deadline for the new Study at St Andrews website, our daily update posts fizzled away. But I wanted to write about one further update that I made, because it highlights …

Thursday 20 March 2014 | Study at St Andrews website


The new Study at St Andrews website has launched

After over 12 months of hard work from a lot of people, we have finally launched the new Study at St Andrews website, the replacement for the Admissions website. It has been a long and interesting journey. From the original …

Friday 7 March 2014 | Study at St Andrews website


Study at St Andrews progress report: 20–25 February

It has been a while since our last progress report. It’s been full steam ahead as we work hard to complete the website by the 3 March deadline. Content snagging list I have spent a lot of the past week …

Tuesday 25 February 2014 | Test phase progress reports


Replacing the Flash world map

One of the biggest issues we have had to tackle while working on the new Study at St Andrews website is the entrance requirements and country information section. The website contained a Flash world map that was considered to be …

Friday 21 February 2014 | Study at St Andrews website


Study at St Andrews progress report: 19 February

Hi all, Carley here again! Today has been a meeting filled day, but one which has left us looking forward past the Study at St Andrews website and into the future, which is quite exciting. Entrance requirements This morning we …

Wednesday 19 February 2014 | Test phase progress reports


Study at St Andrews progress report: 18 February

It has felt like a reasonably productive day today. I asked a professional about it as well, and she agreed. Mobile design debugging I spotted a couple of design issues in mobile view that hadn’t existed before. Some tweaks that …

Tuesday 18 February 2014 | Test phase progress reports


Study at St Andrews progress report: 13, 14 and 17 February

It has been a busy few days in the digital communications team as we work hard to get the new Study at St Andrews website ready by the deadline of 3 March. Content audit I spent the second half of …

Monday 17 February 2014 | Test phase progress reports


Study at St Andrews progress report: 12 February

A quick update from Carley today! Content updates Duncan has been working hard on content tweaks and updates across the site. It feels like we’re getting closer to something which we’re happy launching with, which is good as we move …

Wednesday 12 February 2014 | Test phase progress reports