Each UCSB website must include a footer at the bottom of each webpage with the elements described in this section.
Include this standard form copyright notice as recommended by the UC Copyright Guide.
Copyright © 2018 The Regents of the University of California, All Rights Reserved.
You may display the year of first publication or the current year using a server-side technology.
The notice format can be altered or omitted to fit your needs.
For more information about copyright requirements, visit UC Copyright FAQ: How do I put a copyright notice on my work?
Include a statement or link to a statement offering alternative content for those who cannot access your page:
If any of the material on this page is not accessible to you, please <a href="mailto:email@example.com">send us an email</a> or <a href="/contact">contact us via our contact page</a> and we will provide alternatives.
Last Modified Date (Optional)
Each web page may contain the date the last time the page was updated. The last modified date should appear in the following format: May 4, 2018 (no month or year abbreviation)
All websites should contain an email link or link to a contact form to contact someone within the organization about questions or concerns with the website.
“contentinfo” Landmark Role
The element containing the footer should be marked with the “contentinfo” ARIA role:
<div role="contentinfo"> <!-- Footer Content --> </div>
Or the HTML5 footer element should be used:
<footer> <!-- Footer Content --> </footer>
The following example includes all of the guidelines described above: