Herbert Wertheim School of Public Health and Human Longevity Science

Annual Report | 21 – Present

The founding of the Herbert Wertheim School of Public Health also elevates the university’s public health curriculum, as it cultivates the next generation of diverse public health professionals and leaders through innovative and transformational programs including a preventive medicine residency and bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degrees. The 2021 Annual Report is a window to the school’s strategic acumen and a look towards its discerning future.


Challenge: Create a ‘high-gloss’ easy to use WordPress website, which conforms to UCSD brands and standards.
Solution: hwsphreport.ucsd.edu

Research & Discovery

Style Guide Review
Demographic, project, etc

Review project details and existing creative and/or styles.

Client Liaison

Email, Phone, etc

Weekly progress reports / questions, etc. with client

Hosting & Dev Site

Server Host / FTP Access Setup
Staging Setup Dev site on Server
Wordpress Install
WordPress Setup / Configure
WordPress Security & Auto Backup

Custom WP install on configured hosting solution.

Implementation / Build

WordPress Template Install
WPMUDEV PRO Plug-in Install
Infographic + Stock Image Compress / Resize
Custom Page Setup

Begin WP customization, including page design

WPMUDEV PRO Plugin Suite for Security, Speed & Application

Defender (hacker / security)
Forminator Pro (forms)
Branda Pro (splash page, google tracking codes, login, comments disable)
Smush Pro (image compression)
Behive Pro (Analytics)

WPMUDEV plugin suite customization.

Google Services

Search Console (tracking google searches of your site)codes and create accounts for Google services.
Analytics (tracking visitors to your site)
reCaptcha (security for form submission)

Install Google tracking


Populate assets / Info
WCAG 2 Compatibility
Formal review by Applied Sense Web Security Firm

Converting the content into beautiful web pages.

Launch | Continue Testing

Platform | Browser / OS
Device (Desktop / Tablet / Mobile)
DNS Switch
Launch | Continue Testing

Test the site across multiple platforms and devices.