Training & Support at Georgia Southern

Department Theme

SEO & Google Analytics

  • Built-in to University templates
  • Domain owners can access Analytics reports for their sites by going to https://analytics.google.com/ (sign in with your MyGS account).
  • Domain owners may request access for additional users using the Web Support Form.

News – option to post departmental news & announcements.

Header Image – Upload images from your computer or WP Media Library, the dimensions are 940px x 265px.

Sidebar – images/graphics should have a maximum width of 250px.


  • Built-in Visual Editor for making text bold, italic, indenting, creating numbered/bulleted lists, adding links, and  inserting images and documents (PDFs, etc.).
  • Layouts – by default pages have a right sidebar, use “Fullwidth” page template to drop the sidebar on certain pages (i.e., when displaying wide tables).

Media Library – houses all images & documents uploaded to site. Use naming conventions to make searching for specific files easier. All images must be optimized for the web (resized & resolution 72ppi).

Navigation Menu – use the simple drop & drag interface to add pages, custom links and categories to your navigation menus.

Last updated: 5/23/2016

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