CAEN Knowledge Base
CAEN Knowledge Base

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How do I set my Google Site to look like the College of Engineering template?

To adapt your Google Site's style to the College of Engineering standard, click the More button at the top-right of your site, and choose on Manage Site from the drop-down menu. Click Colors and Fonts in the left sidebar. Make sure the Base theme is Iceberg, then make the following changes:

  • Page background color - custom - #ffffff
  • Page background image - custom - Add file from here
    Repeat: horizontal, Horizontal Position: left, Vertical Position: top
  • Page link color - custom - #7d4d0e
  • Page visited link color - custom - #7d4d0e
  • Site title color - none
  • Site header background color - custom - #0F2955
  • Site header background image - custom - Add file from here
    Repeat: horizontal, Horizontal Position: left, Vertical Position: top
  • Content font size - custom - 10 pt
  • Content text color - custom - #0E4270
  • Content title color - custom - #212a55
  • Sidebar gadget text color - custom - #212a55
  • Sidebar gadget background color - none
  • Sidebar gadget header text color - custom - #212a55
  • Navigation current page background - custom - #ffc425
  • Navigation current page text color - custom - #212a55
  • Horizontal navigation text color - custom - #212a55
  • Horizontal navigation hover text color - custom - #f3b32b
  • Horizontal navigation background color - custom - #ffc425
  • Horizontal navigation hover background color - custom - #2d4e89
  • Horizontal navigation selected text color - custom - #f3b32b
  • Horizontal navigation selected background color - custom - #2d4e89
  • Horizontal navigation dropdown text color - custom - #ffffff
  • Horizontal navigation dropdown background color - custom #2d4e89

Next, you must add your site's logo to the header, under the Michigan Engineering logo. From the More drop-down menu, Select Edit site layout. Click the site's header to enable editing. Under Select Logo, click the Custom Logo radio button, then the Choose File button. Browse to and select the logo saved on your computer, and click OK.