SiteNow Standard

What is the SiteNow Standard Service?

SiteNow Standard service allows you to create a website with little to no technical or design expertise required.  A template gets you started out of the box with a design fully inclusive of University of Iowa guidelines for branding, accessibility and usability guidelines established by WCAG2.0, and mobile friendly rendering for mobile phone and tablet visitors.

SiteNow Standard might be just right for

  • Creating a web presence for a department
  • Smaller sites supporting a student organization 
  • Sites for projects, laboratories, or studios
  • Limited budget or technical expertise

Available themes

Several themes are available to change the look and feel of SiteNow Standard websites. All of the themes are responsive, for a mobile-friendly website.

Black & Gold

Screenshot of the "Black and Gold" theme for SiteNow Standard sites

The Black & Gold theme has design ties to the main University of Iowa website.

This theme is commonly used by departments, organizations, and for special events such as conferences.

View demo of the Black & Gold theme

Hero

Screenshot of the "Hero" theme for SiteNow Standard sites

The Hero theme's most notable difference is a customizable full-width image on the main page.

This theme is commonly used for the websites of student organizations.

View demo of the Hero theme

Lab

The Lab theme offers a customizable header region as well as a few different color options.

This theme is commonly used for the websites of research groups and labs.

View demo of the Lab theme

Stellar

The Stellar theme integrates with the Background Image app to display full-width background images any page.

This theme is commonly used by departments and organizations.

View demo of the Stellar theme

Request a Standard website

To request a Sitenow standard website please complete our site request form.

Standard Site Request