The information on this site is intended for an FIT faculty, staff or student club interested in starting an official FIT blog using an FIT WordPress account. The Office of Communications and External Relations in partnership with The Technology Development Team will be offering mandatory orientation and training sessions for anyone interested in requesting blog space. Contact the Technology Development Team for information or with questions regarding starting an FIT blog at (212) 217 - 3390.
What is a blog? How is it different than a website? How much time should I spend blogging? What makes a good blog? How do I get readers to read my blog? Find out what blogging is all about. Session will include a review of the college blogging policy as well as tips and tricks and best practices. You are required to attend the blogging orientation before you can attend Wordpress training, get a log-on and receive access to the blogging software. Sign-up for an orientation here.
Wordpress Training: Creating and Maintaining your FIT Blog
Prerequisite: Blogging Orientation
In this one-hour session you will learn the basics of how to navigate through set up your FIT blog, create new posts, and moderate comments. You will learn how to integrate images, video and other media into your blog and make the most out of the customized widgets. Sign up for training here.