Foundations of UNC Web Design

In the following pages you'll learn about the structure and some of the elements that make up UNC's website. Choose from the options below to learn more about how to use each as you build and customize your pages.

Grid:Explore the two grid systems UNC's website is built from.

Page Structure:Take a look at the various editable areas on a page based on the page type you choose to build.

Navigation:Learn about the various ways you can customize the navigation for your site.

Typography: Read about all the various sizes of typography on the site and how to use it to customize your page designs.

Photography: Make photography the crown jewel for your page's content.

Colors: Not quite a rainbow of colors, but you'll choose from a Bear's spectrum of blue and gold.


Writing Style: Explore the ins-and-outs of UNC's writing style and learn some tips and tricks specifically for the web at UNC.