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WordPress at Georgetown

Your source for best practices and help with using and maintaining WordPress at Georgetown web sites

Understanding your users

In this step in the content process, you’ll build empathy for your users by trying to understand how they interact with you...

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Content Editor

Learn how to use basic features of WordPress, like creating posts and pages, adding links, embedding images, and creating links.

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Online WordPress Training

Introduction to WordPress training is available in our online Canvas course! You can directly enroll in the course and get st...

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UIS Web Services develops user-centered, accessible, and sustainable web products and services that help our partners in the Georgetown community achieve their academic and communications goals.

As of December 2019, all websites in the shared Georgetown templates have been moved to the GU WordPress system. Don’t fret! We’ve got your back.

Why use GU WordPress? Simplicity!

Editors can now take advantage of a new easy-to-use interface with simplified editing features to create websites for their department or unit. No HTML knowledge required! There are a variety of basic and advanced blocks to make creating and editing a snap.

Included in the new system is access to Google Analytics, and the ability to update your contact information and links in the global footer. And with advanced role specification, you can set up a workflow that’s just right for you and your team.