OU Gadget

Open source gadgets that I have developed or contributed to. All the code is on Github and feedback and contributions are welcomed!

Add Google Event Tracking to Links in OU Campus

The University of Northern Colorado has recently embraced all things analytics and as part of that we had a need to add event tracking code to buttons. The best use of this is when a pdf or document needs to be tracked. Since that content can’t have the analytics code, the link to it can […]

By |February 8th, 2017|OmniUpdate, Open Source, OU Gadget|0 Comments

Inserting Icons into OU Campus

Our web authors love icons and for the longest time they inserted them as icons that they found from google searches. Our designer would design custom icons for sites and they would be converted to svgs and placed in the page. Both of these solutions worked but were clunky.¬†Luckily, icon fonts and icon sets have […]

By |July 18th, 2016|OmniUpdate, Open Source, OU Gadget|0 Comments

CheckIn All Content Gadget

The Checkin gadget displays the number of files currently checked out to the user in each site and gives the user the option to check them all back in. I have been using this in production for a few weeks now and it works well.

By default it shows just the sites that the user has files […]

By |March 26th, 2016|OmniUpdate, Open Source, OU Gadget|0 Comments

Unpublished Gadget

At the 2016 OmniUpdate Hackathon I joined a group of six people who built a gadget that unpublishes files from the web server. The idea started out as a simple sidebar gadget that when clicked would go to the production server and remove the file while keeping it on the staging server.

After about two hours […]

By |March 5th, 2016|OmniUpdate, Open Source, OU Gadget|0 Comments