WordPress on sites.gsu.edu

Need a personalized and professional web presence? Learn WordPress skills on EduBlogs, a WordPress instance customized for the Georgia State community. It’s free and easy-to-use; no coding necessary. Create photo galleries, host a blog, show off your academic portfolio, all free and easy at sites.gsu.edu.

NOTICE: This is a general WordPress training that deals specifically with WordPress sites created at sites.gsu.edu.

For assistance with departmental or other administrative gsu.edu sites, please contact University Marketing and Communications at tickets@gsu.uservoice.com. They offer WordPress Open Labs on Thursdays from 9am – 3pm for help and support from experts and other WordPress users on campus.

Workshop Topics

  • Setting up your personal site
  • Creating pages and posts
  • Adding and editing text
  • Adding and editing multimedia
  • Using templates
  • Adding widgets
Prerequisites: No prior experience necessary.
You will need a valid CampusID to log in and use the software for this course.
Contact: panthertech@gsu.edu

Registration

DATE TIME LOCATION ATTEND
Tuesday, November 7 10 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Clarkston Campus
CH 2160
Register 
PantherIDs are required for attendance at the workshop. Not a member of the GSU community? Bring this form and $10 (checks only accepted; no cash!).

If you don’t see a date or time that works for your schedule please check back later for new additions. In the meantime, we encourage you to check out the FREE online training available to the Georgia State community at Lynda.com.

Faculty and Staff members can also request custom technology workshops for department or student groups of 4 or more. Send your request to panthertech@gsu.edu or see Assign Media for web, video or image based projects.