Libraries Win Website Services

To suggest additions, please email Anne Hamland at

Libraries Using WordPress/Divi

Want to switch to Divi? Questions about the process? Contact Anne Hamland at or 715-839-5082 ext. 150.

May 17, 2018

  • Webmaster Workshop P1 May 2018
    • Updates and access
    • Helpful resources
    • Tour of websites
    • Divi is responsive demonstration, design with mobile and desktop in mind
    • Tour of sliders on websites
    • Slider sizes using Measure IT Chrome Extension
    • Canva, free version or use non-profit information to apply for Pro version to have access to magic resize option. Make a desing once and then resize it for Facebook!
    • Slider vs. Blogpost slider
  • Rebecca Kilde “About Pages”
  • Webmaster Workshop P2 May2018
    • Book cover carousels
    • Calendars: embedded Google Calendars, Event Calendar, Tockify
    • Exporting modules and pages (if you want to use someone else’s design or aspect.
Getting Started With Web Design
Website Design Getting Started 2017

  • Planning Your Website
  • Getting Started
  • Design Details: Color, Images
  • Website Testing Tips
  • Resources: Books, Webinars, Articles


Description of Service

Read the Libraries Win Website Services Outline for a full description.

  • IFLS and WVLS libraries.
  • Virtual meeting for libraries interested in website services.
  • Designated library webmaster.
  • Standard WordPress website using the Divi theme.
  • Content gathered from current website and library webmaster.
  • Two co-work days a year.
  • Virtual meetings as needed to review or explore current and future new website options.
  • Website user listserv to distribute information.
Project Requirements
What is a Domain Name System (DNS)? 

  • Contact your Domain Name Service (DNS) provider. The place where your domain name is registered.
    • Have your DNS provider create an “A” record with dev.yourlibrary’scurrentURL.orgorcomorwhatever that points to
  • Content to gather:
    • Files of your library’s logo. (png. jpg.)
    • Library address, phone, email.
    • Staff information and contact information.
    • Any images you would like on your website. (png. jpg.)

Abbotsford Public Library

Antigo PL


Neillsville Public Library

Rhinelander District Library

T.B. Scott Free Library, Merrill

Thorp Public Library

Tomahawk Public Library

Withee Public Library

Augusta Public Library

Amery Public Library

Boyceville Public Library

Cadott Public Library

Deer Park Public Library

Elkmound Public Library

Elmwood Public Library

Fall Creek Public Library

Frederic Public Library

Glenwood City

Hammond Community Library

Menominee Public Library

Milltown Public Library Wi

Osceola Public Library

Plum City Public Library

Prescott Public Library

River Falls Public Library

Somerset Public Library

Turtle Lake Public Library

Libraries Using WordPress/Divi

View a map of participating libraries. 


Wisconsin Valley Library Service
300 N 1st Street
Wausau, WI 54403

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