Documentation for the Drupal Template System (ver 7)

The Template System was built with input from customers across campus and is designed to meet the needs of most departments looking for a professional and modern website that is easy to build and manage. The system includes widely used content such as news, events, course listings, and people directories. It offers popular features such as embedded video, image galleries and integration with social media such as Twitter and Facebook. The system also offers a myriad of flexible design options to help you build robust and user friendly websites.

This section provides documentation on how to work with the template system to build and manage your website.

To get started on your own, complete the Request a Template Site form.

Content Types

Instruction and best practices for creating and managing structured content on your website.

Formatting Your Content

Learn about the options offered with the WYSIWYG text editor and how to format your content.

News and Event Feeds

Learn how to share news and event content using RSS feeds.

Social Media

Leverage social sharing buttons as well as embed dynamic feeds directly into your website.

Web Accessibility

Resources to inform you on the guiding principles of Universal Design and Web Content Accessibility.

Images & Media

Enhance your site by using images, logos, videos and more...

Appearance: Layout and Themes

Learn about the many options available for customizing the look and feel of your website.

Content Organization

Improve your customer's user experience by organizing your content in a meaningful way.

Site Administration

This section offers a user guide for website administrators.