GoWeb Special Interest Groups (SIGs) dive deeply into specific topics related to web design, development, communication and best practices. SIGs act as campus experts on their chosen topic and work to increase the quality and consistency of web communications across campus.

If you would like to join a SIG or have a question about their area of emphasis, please email the appropriate chair listed below.

  • WordPress

    The WordPress SIG is focused on improving the reach and effectiveness of websites built in the WordPress CMS. By sharing code best practices, security enhancements, plugins and theme bases, we will enhance the audience and user experience of those using the WordPress.
    Chairs
    Joe PratherTexas A&M Marketing & Communications
    Travis WardTexas A&M Agrilife
  • Web Security

    Our Web Security SIG is working to provide educational opportunities, tools, resources, and best practice documentation related to web security. This group will coordinate with the information security officers and existing IT security groups at Texas A&M and the A&M system to improve our security posture across the University.
    Chair
    jeremy TarpleyTexas A&M Health Science Center
  • Mobile Innovations

    The Mobile SIG will continue the work of the GoMobile initiative at Texas A&M. We focus on implementing the campus mobile strategy, researching mobile tech to ensure our recommendations stay up-to-date, and providing educational resources, tools and training on responsive web design.
    Chairs
    Dion C. McInnisDivision of Information Technology
    Xavier PorterDivision of Information Technology
  • Analytics

    The Analytics SIG will work on a strategic solution and knowledge base for implementing web analytics at Texas A&M University. Our goal is to provide every college with access to web analytics that is housed under one platform for data analysis.
    Chair
    Erick BeckTexas A&M Marketing and Communications
  • Accessibility

    The Accessibility SIG is focused on incorporating accessibility into our everyday lives, ensuring the valuable information acquired through teaching, learning and discovery is made available to the widest possible audience. This involves a general understanding of policy and compliance issues as well as standards and best practices. Our ultimate goal is to have all campus websites accessible.
    Chair
    Cynthia KauderDivision of Information Technology