Website Training and Instructions

These pages provide step-by-step instructions for web page creation and editing in Cascade. The intended audience is anyone that has been designated as the web editor for their office.

Some instructions are now offered through online training modules. Where applicable, we link directly to the Canvas course for this training. You can self-enroll and stay enrolled in the courses for as long as you need to use the resources.

Note: Instructions and screenshots are being updated to show the New Template only.

Send your questions or requests for live page publishing to your divisional editor (if you have one) or to the web team at

Open Labs

For additional assistance (or to work on your own), you can register to attend an Open Lab.

Online Training

Cascade Training for new users is now offered online. These instructions are still being tested and modified. Please reach out to Shelli Minton if you have any questions about the process or the instructions.
Cascade Server is the content management system (CMS) used by Miami University to ensure brand consistency and web accessibility.
This training provides instruction for downloading images from PhotoShelter and editing them using a free, web-based service called Pixlr.
This training provides instruction on creating the modular pieces of content added to your website.
This training provides instruction for creating news articles in Cascade. Articles can be shared across departments and divisions.

Written Instructions