As defined, EU branded standardised websites host general information about the EU in a specific area and/or for a targeted audience.
The specific detailed rules for EC-branded standardised websites, are described in detail in the EU Standardised template section of the ECL.
The Europa Web Guide is the official rulebook for the European Commission's web presence, covering editorial, legal, technical, visual and contractual aspects.
All European Commission web sites must observe the rules and guidelines it contains.
Web practitioners are invited to observe its contents and keep abreast of updates. More information about the web guide.