Working in the CMS

To maintain secure data in the CMS, users must first login with their Bear ID and password. This authentication protects any unwanted intrusion from non-authorized users.

When working in the CMS, users are working with live content that is viewable in all outside browsers, so security is a high priority. Limiting user access and adjusting a page's status are the easiest way to maintain control over content.


For a general information about working in the CMS, select from the links below.

User Roles
Departments can control the level of access a user has when working within the CMS. These levels are referred to as User Roles.

Page Areas
The page layout of webpages within the CMS are made up of three main areas. These areas consist of template areas, navigation areas, and content areas.

Admin Navigation Section
The area in the CMS Admin interface that displays tools used to manage workflow.

How to Improve Search Engine Results
Tips on how to help search engines better find your website and the content in it.