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Navigation Best Practices for Your Library Website

Navigation Best Practices for Your Library Website

One of the first big decisions in a website project is choosing a menu style: traditional or mega. Traditional, or "simple," menus have primary menu categories with secondary menu items linked underneath. Mega menus have an extra level added so that there are primary and secondary labels and a tertiary level with links.

Blog Post - A Guide to Virtual Fundraising for Your Library

A Guide to Virtual Fundraising for Your Library

The Coronavirus Pandemic has derailed events worldwide, causing endless cancellations and postponements, much to the heartbreak of attendees everywhere. While regretful, you can use virtual fundraising to help you hit your fundraising goals. 

Benefits of Using Content Types on Library Websites

Benefits of Using Content Types on Library Websites

Your library’s website is the digital hub that instantly connects patrons to all your library has to offer; online resources, upcoming programs, museum passes, galleries, staff blogs, and book lists are just some of the types of content that you may want to showcase.

Engaging Patrons Differently During COVID-19

Engaging Patrons Differently During COVID-19

COVID-19 is challenging libraries to engage patrons differently. Instead of regular programming, libraries are now creating programs virtually to remain engaged with their patrons. This ranges from storytimes taking place on social media to new online projects like Metro Library’s “COVID Diaries.”

Managing LibraryCalendar for COVID-19

Managing LibraryCalendar for COVID-19

If your library is taking precautionary measures to protect staff and patrons from COVID-19, this post has important tips for managing your calendar, including adding announcements, cancelling events, and blocking room reservations.

Ways to Highlight Featured Events at Your Library

Ways to Highlight Featured Events at Your Library

There are ways to highlight featured programs at the library to generate interest and boost attendance. Shedding light on these featured events can connect patrons to the wide variety of events you offer.

Site Audit Tools for Your Public Library Website by Library Market

Site Audit Tools for Your Public Library Website

Your library website is the digital branch for your library resources and information. Collecting statistics and analyzing the effectiveness of your digital presence requires some specialized tools.

Bossier Parish Brand Book Cover

The Importance of Your Library’s Brand Guidelines

Brand guidelines, sometimes referred to as your brand book, communicate the key principles for using your brand. Here are a few essential elements that make brand guidelines so valuable to your library.