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Hi, my name is Tommy and on 6 January, I became the latest member to join the digital …

Wednesday 22 January 2020

Back in November 2019, I attended the Squiz Summit in Edinburgh. The summit is an annual event that …

Monday 6 January 2020

Last year we implemented a mechanism for users to manage their cookie consent preferences on University websites that …

Wednesday 18 December 2019

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Web developer vacancy

The digital communications team is seeking a Web Developer. The Web Developer will play a vital role in ensuring that all aspects of the University’s digital sphere are working as designed.

6 November 2019Team

Digital standards: a design refresh

Last week we launched a new, updated version of the University’s Digital standards. The standards provide information about digital best practice along with digital policies, procedures and rules for the University of St Andrews. This post provides an overview of the changes we’ve made.

5 November 2019Design

E-A-T and search engine optimisation

Google regularly updates its core search algorithms to provide better search results for users. After a recent update, Google produced guidelines for web professionals on reassessing their content in light of these updates. One of the guidelines Google uses to assess pages is called E-A-T, which stands for Expertise, Authoritativeness and Trustworthiness. Pages which excel…

25 October 2019SEO