Layout and design specifications for print (Technical specifications for the Web and mobile presence)

Only content pages/screens are required to offer a version optimized for printing.

14. Content pages/screens

Each content page/screen contains a header and a body.

14.1. Header

The header contains the Government of Canada signature, the Canada Wordmark and the site/application title.

Location:

  • Aligned vertically with the bottom edge of the top margin of the first printed page.
  • Aligned horizontally with the right edge of the left margin of the first printed page.

Dimensions:

  • Width: 100% of the width of the printed page, excluding the gutter and the left and right margins.

Presentation:

  • Background color: White (#fff).

14.1.1. Government of Canada signature

Location:

  • Aligned vertically with the top edge of the header.
  • Aligned with the left edge of the header.

Dimensions:

  • Width: 214 pixels.
  • Height: 20 pixels.

Presentation:

  • Image:
    • Pages in French: sig-fra.
    • Pages in English: sig-eng.

14.1.2. Canada Wordmark

Location:

  • Aligned vertically with the top edge of the header.
  • Aligned horizontally with the right edge of the header.

Dimensions:

  • Width: 126 pixels.
  • Height: 30 pixels.

Presentation:

  • Image: wmms.

14.1.3. Site/application title

Location:

  • Below the Government of Canada signature and the Canada Wordmark.
  • Aligned horizontally with the left edge of the header.

Presentation:

  • Foreground colour: Black (#000).
  • Background colour: White (#fff).
  • Font: Verdana.
  • Font size: 16 points.

14.2. Body

Location:

  • Aligned vertically with the bottom edge of the header.

Dimensions:

  • Width: 100% of the width of the printed page, excluding the gutter and the left and right margins.

Presentation:

  • Foreground colour: Black (#000).
  • Background colour: White (#fff).
  • Font: Times New Roman.
  • Font size: 12 points.
  • Border-top: 3px outset #666
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