Mercury Updates

Mercury Theme Updates

Continue checking this page to see the latest updates made to the Mercury theme.


UFIT Web Services released the Figma Design Kit. This resource was developed to assist users in achieving a cohesive brand alignment through the utilization of the Mercury theme across various web platforms. The design kit, crafted to enhance the design process, serves as a visual guide for teams as they create and build their UF websites. Visit the Design Kit web page to learn more.


A WordPress Multisite companion guide is now available.

Code Updates/Fixes:

  • Form styles for Gravity Forms
  • Make search bar not disappear when scrolling down the page
  • Hide alert if search bar open
  • Hide orange divider next to search icon when no utility nav dropdowns present
  • Remove active state hover color on subpage navigation items (WordPress)
  • Ability to exclude Info For and Resources as menu items (WordPress)
  • Primary menu if no drop down alignment differs from items with drop down (WordPress)
  • Ability to update footer social icon links (WordPress)

Frequently Asked Questions

Do you offer any live WordPress and/or TerminalFour trainings?


UFIT will offer live Terminalfour training sessions for the UF community. Please continue to check the UFIT training calendar website to see scheduled training dates.

For additional information regarding the Mercury web templates, please visit the Brand Center.


From October 2023 to March 2024, the Office of Strategic Communications and Marketing (SCM) is facilitating live WordPress training sessions with Stamats, the vendor that SCM and UFIT partnered with to create the new Mercury web templates.

These live training sessions will occur once a month and they will be an hour and a half long. All training sessions will be identical so users do not need to attend all of them. Below is the schedule of all training sessions as well as registrations links for each session.

October 26, 2023
1:30pm – 3:00pm ET

November 30, 2023
1:30pm – 3:00pm ET

December 21, 2023
1:30pm – 3:00pm ET

January 25, 2024
1:30pm – 3:00pm ET

February 22, 2024
1:30pm – 3:00pm ET

What happens if I cannot attend a live WordPress training session or if I have a new staff member after March 2024?

SCM will post a recording of these training sessions to the website templates page of the Brand Center.

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