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Digital Communications team update – May 2022

Latest updates from the digital communications team for May 2022. Course page redesign Following A/B testing earlier in the year, the team have been working on modifying and improving the new course page design. We…

Digital Communications team update – April 2022

Latest updates from the digital communications team for April 2022. Digital prospectus update The 2023 undergraduate light touch course pages were launched on 30 March. For the first time, all pages are using central…

Funnelback search rankings

One question we are often asked is why a particular URL is not listed at the top of our search results. The University uses Funnelback to provide our website search functions. The search works by scanning our documents…

A/B testing the course page design

At the end of 2021, we began A/B testing of a new page design for the English MA and Biology BSc course pages. We have been using Google Optimise and Hotjar to determine the difference in usage.

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YouTube – Year in review 2021

Over the last year, the University has posted more video content to the University of St Andrews YouTube channel than ever before. We have relied on it for sharing lectures with those external to the University, for…