Intro to Word Press at UD

  1. Log in to https://sites.udel.edu:

The first time you log in, you receive a site of your own.
You can navigate to it by hovering over “My Sites” in the upper left of your screen.
If you need a departmental or project site, please use this form.

  1. Dashboard:

CampusPress explains the dashboard on this page.
Pay special attention to the menu on the left sidebar, and the admin bar across the top.
Settings overview

  1. Content:

Posts vs Pages: What’s the difference and why should I care?
A general purpose website uses pages most often.

A blog focuses on posts which are generally displayed with the most recent one first.

Departmental sites may use both.

  1. Building your site:

Now that you have some content, you can make changes to the look and feel of your site.
Themes
Menus

  1.  Need more help?

Edublogs’ support pages

VTC Training – ask for login & password at consult@udel.edu.

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