Information Technology and Services

Personal Websites

ITS OFFERINGS

ITS offers two services for creating personal websites, Expressions and MySite. 

What is Expressions?

Expressions websites are built using the WordPress platform.  Expressions websites are excellent for those looking to build a quick site, or those looking to customize their site using themes and plugins.

ITS Expressions Service Logo Create your site by visiting http://expressions.syr.edu.

Once made, your Expressions website will be available at your-netid.expressions.syr.edu.

Learn more by visiting https://answers.syr.edu/x/-Z07.


What is MySite?

MySite websites are 50MB of space on an ITS web server.  MySite allows users to redirect traffic to other websites or webservers.  MySite users will frequently use software [ex. Dreamweaver] to create their sites, or will write code directly. 

Create your site by visiting http://mysite.syr.edu.

Once made, your MySite website will be available at your-netid.mysite.syr.edu.

Learn more by visiting https://answers.syr.edu/x/3YMX