Syracuse University is committed to inclusion and accessibility. The University values diversity, is committed to inclusion, and seeks to provide access for all people, including those with disabilities. For this reason, WCAG 2.0 AA accessibility standards  are required for all University websites.

For resources and guidance when creating documents and online communications, visit:


It’s important to refresh your content every few months to keep users interested and informed. Visit the following sites for tips on content strategy, writing for the web, and how to conduct a content audit:


You can add plugins to your site, but this should be done sparingly. A plugin should add value to your site, not decoration or unnecessary features. Plugins can be created by anyone, so it is important to pay attention to plugin ratings. Be wary of any plugins with very few ratings and plugins with less than three stars. Below is a list of suggested plugins for those looking to add extra features to their site.


WordPress is a content management system that is extremely well-documented and supported. For tutorials and documentation, please visit the following sites: