Website Committee Report – April 2017

SCRID Online Board Meeting

Friday, April 14, 2017

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm 

Website Committee Chair Report

  1. Live-Streaming
    • Mobile hotspot is not a feasible option to provide reliable internet connection for live-streaming. Research still in progress.
    • Streaming discussion with PDC and CMP still in progress.
    • May F2F Meeting will be live-streamed via facebook.
  1. SCRID Website
    • Jetpack plugin



Website Committee Chair Report March 2017

Website Committee Chair Report

  1. Live-Streaming
    1. Test live-streaming of SCRID Online Board Meeting was a success.
    2. Requirement to conduct live-streaming:
      1. Computer
        1. PC – 2 GB of RAM and at least 500 MB free hard drive space
        2. MAC -1 GB of RAM and at least 500 MB free hard drive space and at least Mac OSX version 10.5, 2 Ghz Intel Core 2 Duo or faster and Quicktime 7 or later
      2. Webcam/Camera (connected to the computer)
  • Reliable high speed internet connection
  1. Option B would be to conduct streamed workshop (NOT Live)
    1. Pros:
      1. The video can be checked to ensure our members receives a high-quality access to take advantage of the workshop.
      2. The video can be streamed from home (with a high speed internet connection)
    2. Cons:
      1. The workshop will be streamed on a later date after the actual workshop.
    3. SCRID Website
      1. Jetpack plugin installed on March 8th Jetpack is a plugin that provides free site statistics and analytics.

Website Committee Chair Report February 2017

SCRID Online Board Meeting
Friday, February 10, 2017
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Website Committee Chair Report

1.1. Attended to SCRID’s Face-to- Face Board Meeting on January 21, 2017
1.2. Attended to SCRID’s Power & Privilege Workshop on January 21, 2017

2. Live-Streaming
2.1. Currently experimenting with DaCast, a complete, full featured streaming service.
~Testing live-streaming and recording feature with SCRID Online Board Meeting on February 10 2017 (Pending Board’s approval)

2.2. Working on…
~Determining the limitations after reviewing live-streaming and recorded video of 2/10/17 SCRID’s Online Board Meeting.
~Sony Camera Alpha 6000’s ability to live-streaming directly to DaCast
~Minimum requirements for a computer device to support live-streaming
~Portable Hotspot
~Discussing with PDC about the possibility of doing a free CEU Workshop on May 13 2017 following the F2F Meeting to do a dry run with live-streaming.

Website Committee Chair’s Report [January 2017]

SCRID Board F2F Meeting

Saturday, January 21, 2017

10:00 am – 12:00 pm


Website Committee Chair Report

    • Attended to SCRID’s eBoard Meeting on November 4, 2016
    • Received Training on how to use WordPress on November 30, 2016
    • Researching on live streaming options for SCRID’s workshops
  • Other
    • Richard Ray, the ADA Compliance Coordinator at City of LA, expressed interest to sponsor PT Workshop
    • Attended to California Association for the Deaf Conference on January 6-7 2017

Biology at-the-door registration button

Registration options

SCRID Event Promotion Policy

SCRID Policy:  Event Promotion (under construction)
For Event Calendar posts, members should send their request to Subject line: Calendar Event PostFor Twitter posts, please send 140-character text to Subject line: Twitter Post

  1. Requestor should include a flyer to post
  2. Administrator should include:
    1. Date/time
    2. Venue address
    3. Link to flyer (park on media section of Word Press)
    4. For SCRID events, also include eye-catching text and links to Wild Apricot registration page

Email notifications are sent via Wild Apricot through the administrative console.  Positions with permission to use email features:

  1. President
  2. PDC Chair
  3. CMP Chair
  4. Public Relations chair
  5. Website Chair
  6. Membership Chair

Training is available – see Peggy for training

April Report

SCRID Board Face-to-Face Meeting

April 18, 2014

Website Committee Report

Submitted by Ryan Mahler, Chair

1. Word Press:


a. Content:

I. Updated Membership Directory with content received from Membership Chair

II. Worked on creating a new map for menus. Accessibility is the goal with these new changes. A list of potential changes was made, and a few images files were created to demonstrate what the new flow would look like.

III. Trying to figure out a sound way to update the banner photo to the beach scene (continuing work)


b. Events Calendar

I. Some events were added.


2. Wild Apricot

a. Nothing to report from Wild Apricot


3. Google voice

a. Some inquiries have been received about translation services not related to Sign Language. Not sure why this is happening.









Website Committee Report January 2014

Website Committee Report Jan 2014

Website Committee Report November 2013

Website report Nov 2013

Website Committee Report October 2013

Website Committee Report Oct 2013