WordPress can be used for personal sites, portfolio sites or for academic class sites.
Using the Western Theme?
The Western Theme is required for department and group sites. Here’s a QuickStart Guide for the Western Theme.
Moving from Dreamweaver to WordPress?
Here’s one way to get started moving your website to WordPress.
First Time Users
For Student or Faculty Sites/Blogs
To get started with WordPress for the first time, click the Create Your Personal Blog button below, then log in with your Western username and password, and you will end up at the Dashboard for your new site.
For Department Sites
Are you interested in creating a website for your department? Contact WebTech to get started.
To log in to work on your existing site, go to https://wp.wwu.edu/yoursitename/wp-admin and sign in with your Western credentials.
Faculty: Contact the Center for Instructional Innovation & Assessment (CIIA).
Students: Contact the Student Technology Center.
Departments: Contact WebTech.