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. Their site detailing support methods and information about open labs (drop in support) is found at gsu.uservoice.com.

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

This workshop is for current students, faculty, and staff of Georgia State University only. All attendees must bring a valid Panther ID card to the workshop. If you have any questions you can reach us at panthertech@gsu.edu.

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.