Systems and tools

An overview of the different systems that contribute to the University's web presence. And tools that can help you make the most out of your website.

  • Content management systems

    Includes information on the University's main CMS, T4 Site Manager, and other systems, Plone, Zope and Apache.

  • Blogs

    Advice on choosing the most appropriate blogging platform for your needs.

  • Wikis

    What wikis are used for. And how to set one up.

  • Pure

    An overview of the University's current research information system and links to information on how it's used.

  • People Profiler

    Information on updating your profile, the information the displayed, and integration with Pure.

  • Analytics

    How analytics can help you optimise your website, how to request a report and what the report will show you.

  • Useful tools

    Free downloadable and online tools to help you edit images and edit or fix HTML layout code.

Use our A-Z index to find what you are looking for.


The web style guide is managed by the Digital Communications team. Please contact the team if you have any comments or suggestions, or for further assistance.