USC Annenberg Media Resources

Media on the web: tips and tricks

A few of our best tips and tricks for web publishing.

How to embed social posts on website: http://bit.ly/2aWGgaX

HTML Stripper (for if someone copies and pastes from a website that has weird tag formatting and it seems like it can’t be fixed): http://www.striphtml.com/

Microsoft Word stripper: http://www.webtoolhub.com/tn561393-html-to-text-converter.aspx

Text stripper (gets rid of curly quotes and other things the web hates): http://www.gautampatel.com/squeakyclean.php

How to use Pagebuilder:  https://docs.google.com/a/usc.edu/document/d/1Nt0YUwxLXemML5XdRP2OdjdsMlfNuQuD2b_bAtb8DqM/edit?usp=sharing

How to Debug a link on Facebook (if you want to refresh your thumbnail or are having issues with a link on Facebook): http://bit.ly/1r9is9

How to shorten a link: https://bitly.com

How to create a GIF: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1t_Z0-nUnA6lk4li_5ecMbejc2s56zZhiQbrTR1HQm_0/edit?usp=sharing

A guide to live tweeting: https://docs.google.com/a/usc.edu/document/d/1rgp4UNUyiOTX8VACAGJl-60L37CtAgY7V2ARTUfy77E/edit?usp=sharing

How do get the Twitter embed codehttps://docs.google.com/document/d/1lFwJbO6nd4Brqb_88nuvv3yIGSOs_rKS1sPfPggrXt4/edit?usp=sharing

 

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