Open the page in Cascade CMS

In Cascade CMS, open the web page you wish to edit, and go to edit mode or hover over the content area and click Edit Content to open the in-context editor.

Edit Content

Formatting Paragraph Text

The “Paragraph” format should be used for all text on a web page that is not part of a heading or list format.  

Select the text

With the page or section in edit mode, select the text you wish to format.

Selecting Text


Choose a format

Click the “Formats” drop down menu, select Blocks, and then Paragraph.

Select Paragraph

The “paragraph” format will then apply the correct font size and line spacing to the text.

Formatted Text

Formatting Headings

Important

For accessibility compliance, use headings in order on the page, beginning with Heading 2. Web pages should only have one Heading 1 on the page, and we automatically apply  Heading 1 to the page title. A page can have multiple occurrences of the other headings.

view Best practices formatting text for web pages

Select the text

With the page or section in edit mode, select the text you wish to format as a heading.

Select text

Choose a format

Click the “Formats” drop down menu, select Headings, and then click the heading you would like to apply to the selected text.

Select Heading

Formatting Lists

Formatting text in a list can help increase readability of a web page. Lists can be formatted with bullets (unordered) or numerically (ordered).

Select the text

With the page or section in edit mode, select the text you wish to format as a list.

Select Text

Choose a list format

Select one of the icons for “Bullet List” or “Numbered List” from the editing toolbar.

Bullet Point Button
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