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

Lecture Outtakes: Color Meaning

Don't Reinvent the Color Wheel Sorry, couldn't help myself! During week two we discussed color meanings, and there are so many great resources on the web that rather than do double duty, I've curated a bunch of links to some of my favorite color resources around the web. The winner is ... Smashing Magazine. Divvied … Continue reading Lecture Outtakes: Color Meaning

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

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