Thayer School of Engineering
Shells of webpages, called "templates," have been created to enable Thayer groups and individuals to build customized websites.
These websites will allow, for example, research groups to showcase their work and research in more detail than can be shown on Thayer's main website. The instructions in this guide will walk you through the process of using the templates to create your personalized website.
Below you will find an general overview of how to use the templates. Begin by reading the instructions and becoming familiar with the whole process. They will guide you through choosing the style of your template, understanding the structure of the site, and using Adobe Contribute in specific ways to create the various content and style types present in these templates. It is suggested that you fully read through these instructions before beginning. If at any point you cannot understand the instructions in this guide, please contact Alison Findon, firstname.lastname@example.org, to receive additional help.
The templates have been designed to:
Using the templates:
Step 1: Overview
Step 2: Styles
Step 3: Sitemap
Step 4: Editing
Step 5: Thayer Imagery
Go ahead and proceed to Step 02: Styles