In the CMS

Pre-formatted headings are available in the CMS in the Format dropdown of the WYSIWYG editor.

format dropdown menu showing heading styles

Proper hierarchy for the CMS

Heading 1

Heading 1 is your Site Name or landing page name on Brandeis web pages. Do not use Heading 1 in your main content area in the CMS

Heading 2

Heading 2 is your Page Title on most Brandeis pages. Heading 2 will almost never be used your main content area in the CMS. Exceptions include on a landing page.

Heading 3

Heading 3 can be used in your main content area. It will usually be the first heading you use on any CMS page, except a landing page.

Heading 4

Heading 4 can be used in your main content area. It should be nested below Heading 3.

Heading 5

Heading 5 can be used in your main content area. It should be nested below Heading 4.

Heading 6

Heading 6 can be used in your main content area. It should be nested below Heading 5.

What's it Like to Use a Screen Reader? Try out a screen reader simulator. If you have a MAC, you can turn your built-it screen reader VoiceOver on or off by pressing command+F5.

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