Planning

Conceptualization

Audience

Before you build your site, consider who will visit your site, what problems they are trying to solve, and what audience characteristics will affect your site design.

Purpose

Why are you creating a Web site? Start here for help on determining and defining the purpose of your site.

Content Organization

Don't know what to put on your site or where it should go? Learn how to organize and select content in ways that improve usability and advance the purpose of your site.

Content Ownership

Official Web sites are responsible for creating, maintaining, and updating their own content, responding to inquiries, and adhering to the Copyright and Fair Use policy provisions.

Maintainability

Learn about the resources and requirements involved with maintaining an Official Cal Poly site.