New Template Advantages

There are a number of advantages to the new CMS Templates that we are offering beginning on August 1st. They include:

  • a wider webpage width that is more inline with industry standards
  • a drastically improved design with areas for more visuals and multimedia
  • a responsive template that fits all devices from wide-screen TVs and desktop monitors to smartphones and tablets
  • a larger font for easier reading
  • Schema.org data tagging to increase search engine optimization
  • new tags to make webpages ready for social media sharing
  • added accessibility code to achieve WCAG 2.0 AA and AAA conformance
  • horizontal navigation

You can preview our new templates as follows:

We are very excited about these upgrades. If you have any questions, please contact me at jcvertin@mtu.edu or 7-3635.

Joel Vertin
Digital Services Manager