General Guidance for Communicating Ideas with Media

Social media, videos and other media are excellent ways to reach your audience on multiple platforms, with multiple points of view. But social media, videos and other media all come with accessibility requirements, as well as best practices.

The University of Maine System website and social media follows the Associated Press Online Stylebook (External Site). Because the University of Maine System is an institution of higher learning and an institution that prioritizes accessible web content, consistency and accuracy are important.

Review media topics and best practices below.

Media guidelines topics: