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==Get yourself a WordPress site at Evergreen==
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The easiest way to get started publishing to the web is with a personal WordPress site or blog. You can [[Create a New WordPress Site|self request a site]] at http://wordpress.evergreen.edu.  [http://wordpress.org WordPress] is an easy to use web authoring platform that comes with built-in themes and an easy to use publishing interface. No additional software is required, just login to the site and start publishing.
  
Once you have an Evergreen account set up, go to:
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==Proper Use==
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Proper use of your web space is important. Please see the detailed explanation of [http://www.evergreen.edu/policies/g-Appropriateuse.htm Appropriate Use of It Resources].
  
https://my.evergreen.edu/selfserve/logon.aspx?ReturnUrl=%2fselfserve%2fauthed%2fDefault.aspx
 
  
It takes up to a day for the process.
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[[Category:Web Publishing]]
 
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'''Managing your website using an FTP (File Transfer Protocol) program'''
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Some programs now have built in FTP utilities to let you ship pages and images to your website, but you may want to use a more powerful separate FTP program like Fetch, for Macs:
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http://www.fetchsoftworks.com/
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You can apply for the free educational password at http://www.fetchsoftworks.com/Licensing/edustore.application.html
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Or WSFTP, for Windows:
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The basic information you need to configure any FTP program to communicate with your website is at:
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http://www.evergreen.edu/netservices/Web/publishftp.htm
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[[Detailed instructions for setting up Fetch]] are available.
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''If'' (and only if) you're on campus, you can also connect to your web directory on the network and just deal with the files directly, as if they were on some other disk drive connected to your machine. See instructions for [http://www.evergreen.edu/netservices/Web/netsharewindows.htm connecting a Windows machine], and for [http://www.evergreen.edu/netservices/Web/netsharemac.htm connecting a Mac].
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Latest revision as of 12:08, 24 December 2019

Get yourself a WordPress site at Evergreen

The easiest way to get started publishing to the web is with a personal WordPress site or blog. You can self request a site at http://wordpress.evergreen.edu. WordPress is an easy to use web authoring platform that comes with built-in themes and an easy to use publishing interface. No additional software is required, just login to the site and start publishing.

Proper Use

Proper use of your web space is important. Please see the detailed explanation of Appropriate Use of It Resources.