Templates

The SCC website utilizes a variety of page templates, serving a number of purposes.

dropdown menu of WordPress templatesBelow is a quick overview of the templates you are most likely to employ on your SCC site.

All templates feature a sidebar on the left, unless otherwise noted.

Single Column Content

Appropriate for basic content. Content can be formatted and separated into visual blocks by using the “insert horizontal rule”  in the content tools and Heading text formats. Custom Area Horizontal Menu (red navigation bar) is optional.

Content Template

Flexible Content

Adds additional features to the Single Column Content template, including the ability to add separate subheads and single and double column areas. Custom Area Horizontal Menu (red navigation bar) is optional.

Flexible Content Template

Department

Specifically designed for academic departments, this template includes required location, contact, and Dean and Dept. Chair information, optional office hours, and offers custom areas for degree and certificate lists with links to their individual pages. The content area includes both single and double column options. Custom Area Horizontal Menu (red navigation bar) is optional.

Department Template

Department - One Column

This template is a variation of the standard Department template, but with only a single column area instead of the flexible multi-column options.

Department One Column Template

Department - Full Width

This template is a variation of the standard Department template but without the left sidebar column.

Department Full Width Template

Department - Right Sidebar

This template is a variation of the standard Department template, but with the sidebar column moved to the right.

Department Right Column Template

Area

Specifically designed for divisions, departments and other campus services and programs, this template includes required location and contact blocks, a customizable staff area, and optional office hours. The content area includes both single and double column options. Although this template appears to be a good option for an academic department, it does not have the custom degree / certificate options. So it would be generally best to use a Department template for such a situation. Custom Area Horizontal Menu (red navigation bar) is optional.

Area Template

Area - Flexible Content

This template is a variation of the standard Area template, but with the added ability to add separate subheads and single and double column areas. Content areas are separated automatically by a yellow horizontal rule.

Area Flexible Template

Area - 3 columns of links

This template is a variation of the standard Area template, but with an added 3 column section including title and description for the section and each link block with it’s own subhead and description. Links can be associated with existing pages, external pages, or documents. Link sections also have the option to include an image (see sample).

Area 3-Column template without thumbnail header images  Area 3-Column template with thumbnail header images

Landing page

This is a specialty template, used mostly for top-level pages with a gallery of categorized links. The photos in the lower section are not required and the Custom Area Horizontal Menu (red navigation bar) is optional.

Landing page template

Program

This template is designed specifically for Departments or Division to detail a specific Degree or Certificate. It provided radio buttons to select the type of program, a main text area for program introduction and details and a custom course listing area. It also has a Link To Catalog Description box in the right sidebar area for linking to the department catalog pages PDF file (which you will need to upload to your Downloads area).

Program Template