ESA Launches New Refreshed Website
Annapolis, MD; Aug. 18, 2016 – Entomologists and insect enthusiasts searching for professional and scientific information related to the discipline will see a new look and improved user-experience at www.entsoc.org as The Entomological Society of America (ESA) unveils its new website design.
The newly refreshed website for the Society boasts a modern, colorful design that incorporates visually stimulating content throughout. Intended to offer the ultimate streamlined, user experience with improved navigation and functionality, updated features of the website include:
- Content tailored to specific ESA member needs.
- Single sign-on.
- Unified search.
- Robust archives.
- Improved calendar functionality.
The site redesign comes at a time when mobile interaction with websites is at an all-time high and keeping with current UX trends and best practices is necessary. Entsoc.org is now compatible with multiple web browsers and adapts to displays on tablet, desktop and smartphone through a mobile responsive interface. This ensures that Entsoc.org users can access resources easily and efficiently whether they are in the field, at a scientific meeting, or in the lab or office.
“We are very excited to bring a new website to our constituents that is much easier to use on-the-go with mobile devices as well as helping our most active members and volunteers get to the content and features they need most from us,” said C. David Gammel, CAE, executive director of ESA.
ESA invites visitors and members to explore its new website. Should you have comments, questions, suggestions, or experience a technical glitch, your feedback is welcomed. Please visit: www.entsoc.org/suggestion-box.
About The Entomological Society of America:
The Entomological Society of America is the largest organization in the world serving the professional and scientific needs of entomologists and people in related disciplines. Founded in 1889, ESA today has more than 7,000 members affiliated with educational institutions, health agencies, private industry, and government. Members are researchers, teachers, extension service personnel, administrators, marketing representatives, research technicians, consultants, students, and hobbyists. For more information, visit http://www.entsoc.org.