Lauren Tormey

Website Editorial Assistant


Lauren joined Website & Communications in 2015.

Responsibilities & affiliations

  • Support web publishers with queries on EdWeb functionality and editorial best practice
  • Conduct weekly Website Support Clinics
  • Undertake website project work for University units
  • Conduct Quality Assurance checks on new sites
  • Write support material for EdWeb Support wiki

Website Support Clinics

Site creation and requesting a new site

EdWeb Support Wiki

Other responsibilities

  • Edit and manage the publication of Information Services Group magazine BITS

BITS Magazine

Project activity

Lauren has been involved with the following project work:

-Editorial improvements to IT help pages as part of the Helpline-UX collaboartion project

Read blog posts on the Helpline-UX collaboration project on the Website Programme blog

-Staff profile creation for:

  • Usher Institute
  • Moray House

-Site builds for:

  • Annual Review
  • Student Immigration Service
  • Postgraduate online learning
  • Edit Magazine
  • Geosciences MSc sites
  • Animal Research

-EdWeb migration editorial fixes

Invited speaker

IWMW 2019: Cascading Style Guides: Finding Evidence For Editorial Best Practice

IWMW 2018: You’ve Got (Too Much) Mail: Encouraging Self-Service Through Improving Content

IWMW 2017: Create effective content quickly with pair writing


In 2019, I'm a member of the Institutional Web Management Workshop (IWMW) Advisory Group. We're a conference dedicated to bringing together digital professionals in higher education to network and share best practice.

IWMW 2019 Advisory Group