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Kennesaw State University – International Website Initiative – WordPress HTML Migration Project

Situation:

  • Kennesaw State University (KSU) International Website Initiative (IWI) selected qualified international non-profit organizations. KSU students create HTML websites with the direction of the organizations and professors.
  • The organizations needed to be able to update and maintain their own websites. KSUIWI contacted GoogleJets to migrate the sites from HTML to WordPress.

Action:

  • Conducted a strategy roadmap session with each non-profit organization to delineate processes and understand requirements related to each site migration and site updates.
  • Identified the technical and functional resources required to implement and deliver the solution.
  • Managed intern developers to prioritize the implementation and deployment of  WordPress site installation, designing themes, configuration setup, editorial workflow plugin, content, galleries, videos, and assets.
  • Utilized interns to complete site development and keep nonprofit migration costs minimized.
  • Completed User Acceptance Testing, reported findings, and produced updates.
  • Provided Content Management System (CMS) training to stakeholders including asset management, configuration, and content management completing May 2014.

Result:

  • Successfully migrated and updated the HTML non-profit websites to WordPress.  Stakeholders were able to access assets and create content via the WordPress CMS.
  • Non-Profit WordPress sites included: