This platform – blogs.uakron.edu – is managed by The University of Akron Web Team and is intended to be a hosting area for research labs, student organization sites and quasi-external projects. The Web Team provides training and first-tier support for this instance of WordPress – and is the liaison with our hosting vendor: WordPress VIP
WordPress is a popular platform and there are numerous resources to help you get started:
If you are already familiar with WordPress and need a refresher – or if you’d like to learn more about the current version – these guides make a great reference:
The newer versions make use of “blocks” in the Gutenberg editor – learn more about this powerful tool here:
If you are part of a UA department and would like to start a site in this area, please email us at email@example.com to begin.
Otherwise, please visit the main website for more information about The University of Akron