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Internally and externally hosted web sites, web pages, and web-based assets;
Internally and externally hosted intranets or portals;
Social media sites and tools;
Mass messaging to include SMS and email; and
Mobile-based assets including mobile applications.
Content must be:
Accurate, factual, and current;
Composed in accordance with the UAB Brand Standards and UAB Web Content Guidelines, unless an exception is granted by the UAB Digital Communication Operating Committee;
In compliance with all applicable copyright rules and regulations;
In compliance with applicable laws and regulations, particularly those which protect individual privacy and/or confidentiality (e.g., HIPAA, FERPA); and
In compliance with all other applicable UAB policies, including but not limited to Acceptable Use of Computer and Network Resources, which restricts use of UAB assets for personal or other for-profit purposes.
Gross violations of this policy by faculty, staff, or students may result in disciplinary action up to, and including, termination of employment or other relationships with UAB.