University website CMS: Creating and publishing content
  • Babbage 322

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This course is for University of Plymouth staff only. To book onto the course, you must be able to successfully log into and see the 'Staff profile'. If you get a login error, please contact Service Desk for help.

The University Content Management System (CMS) is the mechanism for publishing and managing content on the University website. The website delivers a high quality, fast, resilient and mobile-friendly service to our website visitors. 

Who is this course for?

This course is designed to support staff members who wish to use the system to edit and publish content on the website, including University faculties, services and events.

Once you have completed this course, you can watch the videos linked in the document 'CMS training videos' in the Help section of the CMS editor. These support the other PDF help.

What will I learn?

By the end of the course you will have created an example page in the CMS and have the skills to create your own content and submit it for publishing. You will also know where to find help documentation.

Course content

  • Overview of the University website and CMS
  • How content is structured
  • Creating a page (article or event)
  • Adding interest to your pages (feature panels)
  • Publishing and editing
  • Help and support

Book your place using this direct link via Employee Self Service

For enquiries about this event or any digital skills course please contact If you are unable to attend your training session please cancel in advance via Employee Self Service or inform the Digital Skills team via email.

For the A-Z of IT learning opportunities for staff go to ASTI Courses and Workshops.

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