Are you color blind? Design with confidence using these tools

Did you know we have an entire team devoted to accessibility? You can find plenty of useful information in The Accessibility Advocate column, but today I’d like to point you directly to a specific column devoted to assisting people who are color blind. My dad was color blind. He had some issues with greens and…

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"Green living" ideas for work, home, and school

Sometimes, getting organized is the first step in making positive changes. Whether you’re very conscious of sharing the planet or have been thinking about ways you to be more responsible about your impact – or that of your school, workplace, organization, or family – we have a new checklist-style template that might be just the inspiration…

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Coloring templates in Word 2007: St. Patrick’s Day

Here are four new free coloring sheets for Word 2007 that will charm, if perhaps not in pocket, a bit of green and gold definitely before your eyes.  These are St. Patrick’s Day templates and each image links to its respective free download: Leprechaun, Shamrock, Pot o’gold: Green background, and Pot o’gold: Orange background. These templates support…

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Add a tip for your favorite template

We just added a new feature to our web site called “Community Tips.” This feature is for you – so that you can add comments, ask questions, and give advice about using our templates to other Office Online visitors. Millions of people visit our site every day, and a lot of them come to use Templates. Your…

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2008-2009 academic calendars are here!

You’ve liked these designs for Word in the past, so we’ve updated them for the 2008-2008 academic calendar year. True, it’s summer break right now, but back to school days are just around the corner. These designs are just in time for those of you who like to plan early or organize in advance: 2008-2009 academic calendar (monthly…

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2 new postcard calendars from Avery

You’ve liked these designs in previous years, so Avery has provided us with postcard versions for 2008! My favorite is the one with the green squares, since I live and die by sticky notes and that’s exactly what the design reminds me of. The calendars are also designed to work with Avery 3263 and 8387…

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A calendar that’s always current for Excel 2007

The most popular templates on Office Online are calendars. Everyone loves them! So much so that every time we publish a new crop for the next couple years, people ask for more for the next couple years after that. Our resources are being pushed to the limit. We thought about hiring someone to work only on calendars (ok, well, not really) but that wasn’t…

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13 new gift/money envelope templates!

How often have you used a gift certificate, a check, or cash as a gift? Make a delightful presentation with one of our 13 new money envelopes that you can download for free. Just print, fold, stuff, and seal  – and make someone smile with your gift. See all designs Our designs range from flowers and animals, including…

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CNet blogger gives Kudos to Office Online Templates site

Just read this very nice blog post by CNet blogger Dennis O’Reilly talking about how he recently used a Word timeline template from the Templates site on Office Online.  Here’s a little snippet from the post: “At a report-planning meeting last week I volunteered to add a timeline to a Word document that would ultimately…

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New! Download an Out of office e-mail message

Heading out of town on vacation or just out of the office for awhile? You can set up an automatic reply for e-mail messages that you receive while you’re away.  To save time, try one of our two new templates for out of office messages. They come with options for indicating when you’ll be away and alternate contacts while you’re…

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