LiveWhale CMS Help
LiveWhale is the content management system (CMS) used to keep the Beloit College website current, informative, engaging, and interesting.
The Content Management System (CMS) is used to edit text on pages, add stories, events, profiles, images and other dynamic content, and manage the components that make up your web site.
There’s a library of support documents at docs.livewhale.com, and some of the most helpful documentation links are included here. First, let’s cover some basic operating instructions.
Click here to log in using your username and password.
Once logged in, you can start editing pages and creating content.
If you log in using the Editor Login footer link, you’ll be returned to the last site page you visited. The only difference will be the CMS toolbar at the top of the page. To edit one of your pages, just go to that page. If you’re authorized to edit the page, you’ll see an Edit Page link at top left; click that to begin page editing!
Web content editors must ensure they are following WCAG 2.0 Accessibility standards when creating content.These guidelines seek to improve the experience for those with visual, auditory, memory, context, or physical mobility impairments.
Following these guidelines will ensure information presented on the website is accessible to all users, whether they’re using screen-readers to listen to content, or simply reading the page.