WordPress is the web content management system for the official Colby web site (www.colby.edu) and the Colby community web site (web.colby.edu). Administrative offices and academic departments have pages on the official site that authorized individuals may edit. All members of the community may use the community site for personal and course-based web site projects. To create a site, email [email protected]

Accessing WordPress

To access community WordPress sites on web.colby.edu use the login button below and authenticate with your Colby username and password.
Log in to web.colby.edu sites

To access Colby WordPress sites on colby.edu use the login button below and authenticate with your Colby username and password.
Log in to colby.edu sites

Note: after you are logged in you will need to enter your website URL in the browser address bar.

Want to create a new site? Email [email protected]


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The following chapters are especially helpful: 

  • Chapter 3 Creating Posts
  • Chapter  4 Adding Images and Media
  • Chapter  5 Creating Pages
  • Chapter  6 Managing Content
  • Chapter  7 Changing the Appearance of Your Site