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


This workshop is for current students, faculty, and staff of Georgia State University (GSU) only.

  • In Person – Attendees must bring valid Panther ID card to the workshop.
  • Online – When signing-up attendees must register with their GSU emails.

If you have any questions, please reach out to us at panthertech@gsu.edu

We update the schedule throughout the semester, so check back to see if we have a session that works for you. You can also let us know what you are looking for by filling out our survey here. We also encourage you to check out online video training available for FREE to the GSU community – Linkedin Learning.

Faculty and Staff members can request custom technology workshops for departments or student groups of 4 or more. For information on submitting a request, please see our page here. You can also find information on web, video or image-based projects on our Assign Media page.