Janell Sims

Assistant Director, Online Content & Production Team, Harvard Law School

Janell develops the content strategy for the main Harvard Law School (HLS) website, with a focus on accessibility and user experience. She provides strategic guidance, training, and support for the community of online authors at HLS. Janell has a background in publishing, writing, social media strategy, and web consulting, and holds a Master of Arts degree from Emerson College.

My Sessions

Breakout 2c: Tunnelling through silos: Creating a community of support to leverage great content


At Harvard Law School, our website was once a super-siloed CMS: content was buried in a complicated structure, and there was no communication, strategy, or collaboration. Sound familiar? We’ve since migrated to WordPress, and we started a group for content developers to discuss content structure, strategy, and management. The work of that community has transformed […]

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