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A Guide for BCIT Digital Content Creators

Digital Standards

BCIT Digital Standards sets out guidelines for creating and managing BCIT websites, including:

  • Best practices for content design and usability
  • Techniques for optimizing the performance of your website
  • Accessibility requirements and considerations, and
  • Our obligations concerning website security and protecting users’ data.

About the standards

The following standards provide a framework for designing content that is easy for our community to find, understand, and use. Follow these guiding principles when building or revising your web content:

Tools and resources

BCIT has a number of resources that can help you improve your digital content, including:

About our services

The digital content team, based in IT Services (ITS), supports a community of School and department users to create and maintain content in WordPress—BCIT’s content management system. We partner with Marketing and Communications, the Registrar’s Office, the Schools, and other stakeholders to ensure high-profile content meets our strategic goals.

We offer a variety of services, including:

  • Training in WordPress, support tools, and web best practices
  • Content design and optimization
  • User consultation
  • Website hosting
  • Analytics reporting
  • User experience testing and research

ITS Service Catalogue

Learn more about the services we offer in the ITS Service Catalogue: