Managing Your Website

Cascade Server is the content management system (CMS) used by Miami University to ensure brand consistency and web accessibility and to help web editors across campus update their websites.

These pages provide an overview of the basics for web page creation and editing as well as best practices.

Send your questions or requests for page publishing to the web team at

Join an Open Lab 

Web editors are encouraged to register for Open Labs to have dedicated time to work with a UCM web content specialist (or to just have time away from the office to focus on webwork).


Accessibility should be a priority when designing your web pages. Gain an appreciation of web accessibility by understanding the user perspective. This 11.5 minute video provides an overview of the difficulties users with disabilities face on the web and some of the motivations for web accessibility. [Credit:]

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