IEEE strives to provide an accessible digital presence to all people. To support this commitment, IEEE has adopted the W3C's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0 Level A as the enterprise web accessibility objective. See the IEEE Accessibility Statement. To renew our commitment to our members, volunteers, and employees, the Digital & Creative Innovations Team [...]
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Since 2000, the Pantone Color Institute has unveiled the “Color of the Year” with growing fanfare. As color trends evolve and continue to shape the brands of the future, this year’s selected hue of blue has a very close resemblance to the IEEE Brand Blue, Pantone 3015. The use of blue in company branding evokes feelings of [...]
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The IEEE Virtual User Experience (UX) Lab provides: online tools for IEEE website managers (volunteers and staff) tools to test digital content virtually, at no cost, design resources to enhance web content, at no cost, and  collaboration opportunities with the Digital & Creative Innovations team on website maintenance efforts   Helpful links: Access the lab […]

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An icon is a small picture or symbol intended to help people quickly recognize a tool, site, function or file format. Icons should be consistent in their behavior, positioning, and design and should reinforce commonly used metaphors.  To maintain consistency across communications, an icon library representing various technologies, and many commonly used symbols for use [...]
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  The IEEE meta-navigation is a menu that appears on all IEEE websites allowing visitors to quickly access IEEE flagship websites and options. The IEEE meta-navigation must be designed using the following required criteria: Placement: Outside of the main page above the site header. Within the meta-navigation: Site links must appear at the upper-left and […]

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Minding your Ps and Qs — literally Many of us have heard the expression, “mind your ps and qs.” One unconfirmed theory of the origin of this expression stems back to when typesetters needed to be able to recognize these letters backwards, ensuring that the letters “p” and “q” were not mixed up inadvertently. The […]

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  NEW Brand Identity Guidelines version available now! Download the latest version of the IEEE Brand Identity Guidelines, for a comprehensive view detailing use of the IEEE brand across all traditional print and digital communications platforms. This new iteration includes additional information added about the approved IEEE brand fonts, particularly for use within digital applications. […]

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  Site name: IEEE Author Center Site URL: http://conferences.ieeeauthorcenter.ieee.org/ Site purpose: The recently launched IEEE Author Center website includes a new conferences section. This new section provides an easy way for authors to find the best conference to showcase their work in addition to sharing best practices and guidance on how to become a conference […]

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Site name: IEEE eXpress Conference Publishing Site URL: https://ieeeexpressconferencepublishing.ieee.org/ Site purpose: IEEE eXpress Conference Publishing (eCP) is an in-house publishing service that works with IEEE conferences to produce quality conference proceedings—the published collection of technical papers accepted for presentation at a conference. The new IEEE eXpress Conference publishing website highlights these conference publishing services through […]

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