Entries by dsharpe

Uniting Alere’s Global Digital Presence for All Devices

Marketing Cloud After expanding rapidly through strategic acquisitions, Alere has become a global leader in medical diagnostic solutions. But consistently communicating its value to global audiences across all devices required help from Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) in Adobe Marketing Cloud. By centralizing website content creation with AEM Sites, Alere leverages in-house development talent to service global business […]

Facebook Enters the Live Streaming Space—Do Marketers Need to Care?

Marketing Cloud Facebook’s recent announcement to “test the waters” with live streaming video isn’t all that surprising. Real-time content drives conversation on social media, and users made it clear that while they enjoy images, it’s live, authentic interaction they crave. As the king of social, Facebook’s move into live streaming has legitimized it—even as Periscope […]

Adobe Named a Leader in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Digital Marketing Hubs

Adobe For the second year, Adobe gets top marks for completeness of vision. For the second time, Gartner positioned Adobe as a leader in its Digital Marketing Hubs Magic Quadrant. Adobe was positioned furthest in the leader quadrant for completeness of vision. Leaders were assessed for their ability to embrace the integration of marketing tech, […]

#CreativeFriday – Levels in Curves (Photoshop CC)

Adobe Most image editors will work with Levels and Curves on an image to :- Levels – Set the white and black point Curves – Decrease the values of black and increase the value of white Both of these in combination will help create contrast in the image, and ultimalty more interesting to look at. […]

Updated Flash Player 20 available on Adobe Labs

Adobe Updated Flash Player 20 betas, code named Rankin, are now available on Adobe Labs. This beta release includes new features as well as enhancements and bug fixes related to security, stability, performance, and device compatibility for Flash Player 20. Learn more about Flash Player 20 Download Flash Player 20 beta As always, we appreciate […]

How to Enable Users to view the Seminar Calendar

Adobe Some Adobe Connect customers have a very large user base that requests daily access to use Seminar Rooms by checking the seminar calendar for availability. Prior to 9.5, users could login and see the Seminar Calendar even if they weren’t Seminar Hosts and then they could request permission to use the Connect Seminar room […]

How to Remove a Course End Date in Connect

Adobe This solution is only applicable to only on premise customers; hosted much-tenancy customers are not able to edit the needed file. On the Connect server, go to: <CONNECT_HOME>/<release>/appserv/apps/course/sco_edit.xsl Search for: <xsl:variable name=”disable-date-closed-sel”  select=”boolean(/results/sco/date-end or (/results/params/param[@name=’date-end’] and /results/params/param[@name=’date-end’]!=’unset’) or (/results/nav/@style=’wizard’) )”/> Remove the section highlighted in bold italic: or (/results/nav/@style=’wizard’) Restart the Connect Services The […]

How One Artist Started a Daily Creative Practice

Adobe Writer and artist Austin Kleon, author of Steal Like an Artist, encourages every creative to regularly share their work in his latest book Show Your Work: 10 Ways to Share Your Creativity and Get Discovered. Kleon’s best seller has sparked a movement of sorts, inspiring the hashtag #ShowYourWork, in which artists, writers, and creatives fearlessly […]

7 UX Design Trends to Watch Out For in 2016

Creative Cloud This was originally published on Website Magazine.  UX design took center stage in 2015. Innovations like wearable technology and virtual reality drove designers into new realms, opening up doors that were previously not possible and in many cases not even imaginable. The narrative on the human experience and how we interact with technology, […]

Point of Sale: Retail & Travel Weekly

Marketing Cloud This week’s articles include a look at retail and mobile trends for 2016 and the role personal digital assistants could start to play in consumers’ purchase decisions. “5 Big Things That Will Happen in Retail in 2016” [Forbes]: Five trends for 2016 that will have significant impact on the retail industry. “Top 10 […]