Getting started

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Writing for the web

It is ideal to have a consistent tone of voice across all copy on a website. This creates continuity and prevents the content and organisation…

Writing for specialists

Research shows that higher literacy people prefer plain English because it allows them to understand the information as quickly as possible. For example, research into…

Editing pages

If you are viewing the site from the front end (and are logged in) you will see ‘Edit page’ in the black bar at the…

Editing posts

Much of your resources and articles can be found under Posts, this is so they can be distributed in varying / multiple places across the…

Images

Images should ideally be no less than 2000px on the shortest side. It’s best not to go below this size so that the image remains…

Links

Avoid lists of links, instead try to incorporate them into paragraph text. This gives them more meaning and puts them into the context of how they…

FAQs

To edit or add to the FAQs in your 'Got a quick question'? go to FAQs on the left hand side Select Add New, a…

Style guide

It is best to decide up front the tone of the site so it remains consistent – this can differ in different sections, for example…

How to create accessible content

When a website is designed with accessibility in mind and built correctly to be inclusive to everyone, users will have equal access to its information…

Accessibility Options

The following options may make it easier for you to use this website

Change the contrast of colours and text

Change the size of the size of the text

Toggle the display of images