About the WARC
The Web Authoring Resource Center (WARC) provides developers of Cal Poly Official Web sites with the information and tools necessary to plan and build a site that meets basic requirements for University Identity, Web Accessibility, Usability, and Aesthetics. In addition, the WARC provides valuable information on how best to maintain web sites for currency and efficiency.
We recommend that you begin with the Getting Started section then proceed through each subsequent section to get the most out of this site.
This material is developed and maintained as a joint effort of several ITS groups and University departments. Please contact the Service Desk at 756-7000 if you have questions concerning the content on these pages.
Inside the WARC
Check lists of requirements for official Cal Poly Web sites as well as best practices suggestions and recommendations.
Here you'll find the essential processes needed to implement a Web site at Cal Poly.
If you're thinking of developing a Web site, these essential concepts will put you on the right track. A good read for managers and developers.
An outline of specific development concepts to be aware of while creating a Web site at Cal Poly.
Some fundamental issues to think about, plan for, and do after deploying a Web site for Cal Poly.
How to identify your official Cal Poly Web site as being associated with Cal Poly.
Learn about technical considerations and requirements regarding the authoring of accessible web sites for people with disabilities.
Developing for the My Cal Poly Portal framework and user interface.
How to get an official Web site linked from the Cal Poly Home Site