How to setup a WordPress site

OIT’s Web Development Services (WDS) group administers a managed WordPress hosting environment. This service is intended for:

The service includes hosting and basic support for a WordPress website. The service includes plug-ins and themes that are vetted by the WDS group. OIT is responsible for hosting, security patches, backups, and WordPress updates. The website owner is responsible for the content. This service is primarily self-service. Online documentation is available, as well as email and ServiceNow ticket support during University business hours.

Use the Request an OIT-Supported website form to request a WordPress website.


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