WordPress is one of the University’s approved Content Management systems. It provides a secure hosting environment for University-related blogs and small websites.
Blogs and websites that use this service must abide by principles described in the University web governance document [link to doc – not ready yet] and particularly should:
– adhere to visual guidelines for websites
Blogs and websites developed with this service will receive a domain in the form of blogs.manchester.ac.uk/namerofblog or sites.manchester.ac.uk/nameofsite. The name chosen for the site or blog will be subject to approval.
Use of the University WordPress Service is regulated by digital teams in Faculties and departments, IT Services and the Division of Communications and Marketing. Proposals for new websites should be sent via this Landesk form.