Web Guidelines


Web Guidelines

Websites are critical for communicating with our audiences. Our university-supported content management system provides you with the branded templates and content types you need to create and manage your website.

Calico Template transition process: everything you need to know about transitioning your Gato website from the Standard to the Calico Template.

Gato Section & Content Types

Find out about the components that are available for building your Texas State website. Our guide shows you how and why to use these pieces effectively.
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Web Style Guide

Learn how to use the color palettes, fonts and logos that represent Texas State. You’ll also find tips and tricks for the best photography and writing for the web.


Each of us has the responsibility to make our sites accessible to everyone. On this Gato support site, learn about communicating clearly with captions, navigation, alt text and more.