WordPress Web Design for SCAN

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Custom WordPress web design for the SCAN newspaper at Lancaster University.

The new design is based around SCAN’s new logo and branding and included the following:

  • Custom WordPress theme designed using new branding
  • Database backup and migrated to new server
  • Responsive design to ensure the website works on any device
  • Image attribution added so the image can be credited to the author
  • Customised additional footer to match the styling from the lifestyle section of the site
  • Built to allow the client to use the WordPress theme customiser to modify the layout and sections

SCAN newspaper new WordPress web design

Below is a screenshot of the original website:

orginal SCAN website screenshot

Additional custom footer

Custom additional footer are that was designed with a different style for the lifestyle section of the newspaper ‘Carolynne’.

The secondary footer has its own menu area and the text can be edited through the theme customiser as a custom widget area.

Carolynne news section screenshot

Carolynne news section mobile screenshot

SCAN website news story screenshot

View the live website