Styles Guide and Tools

The new GSU Website Platform provides several themes and a variety of tools to help you present your information effectively while staying consistent with the overall GSU website look and feel.

Themes, Page and Post Layouts

There are 2 Themes with 4 default page layouts and 2 post layouts provided with each theme.

Featured Content

A variety of Featured Content styles are made available using shortcodes which allow you to embed content such as carousels, featured news, stories and pages, events and buttons into your pages and posts to create different looks and styles to highlight associated information.


There are three types of menus in the WordPress themes. Learn more about creating and managing menus.


Each theme also supports a library of widgets that allow you to add content to your left hand sidebar on standard pages and to the widget area in the Main Navigation menu.


Each theme also includes a set of plugins for managing Event Calendars, Forms, Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Wikis and other specialized content.

Faculty and Staff Directory

Provides a structure for creating a searchable Faculty and Staff Directory for your school and a summary page about each member.

RedDot Migration Tool

Allows you to import content directly from RedDot Pages into Pages or Posts.