Welcome to Public Relations Visual Communication at the University of Florida

Welcome to the PR Visual Communication Blog I'm looking forward to an exciting and productive fall semester. On this site you will find course updates, lecture outtakes, lab material covered each week, and other visual communication miscellany. Feel free to leave comments but make sure to email me at pur4103 at yahoo dot com regarding … Continue reading Welcome to Public Relations Visual Communication at the University of Florida

Welcome to Public Relations Visual Communication at the University of Florida

Welcome to the PR Visual Communication Blog I'm looking forward to an exciting and productive six weeks. On this site you will find course updates, lecture outtakes, lab material covered each week, and other visual communication miscellany. Feel free to leave comments but make sure to email me at pur4103 at yahoo dot com regarding … Continue reading Welcome to Public Relations Visual Communication at the University of Florida

Lab Week 13: Twitter Image Design

The most complicated part of Twitter design is creating appropriate images in terms of dimensions and file size. It is important to be consistent with visuals, as guest lecturer April Schroeder of Liquid Creative Studio pointed out in her presentation last week. The Twitter profile design is made up of three images: The profile image, the … Continue reading Lab Week 13: Twitter Image Design

Lecture Outtakes: Social Media

[Social media have caused] a shift in trust: to the brand known as 'friend.' -Edelman, 2010 It goes without saying that social media have profoundly changed the practice of public relations and, by extension, public relations visual communication. One need not look far to find ample examples. Crowdsourced Content Jonathan Jones gave a great talk … Continue reading Lecture Outtakes: Social Media

Lab Week 10: Wordpress How To

WordPress How To So this is a post on WordPress about how to use WordPress. The tutorial (link to PDF is below) includes screen shots and covers the following: Selecting a theme Customizing background color, finding header image specs, and customizing the sidebar with widgets Adding links to the sidebar and deleting the default WordPress links … Continue reading Lab Week 10: WordPress How To