University of Brighton

Welcome to the University of Brighton's blog network.


How to get started with blogs

Welcome to the University of Brighton’s blog network for all staff and students, based on WordPress.

If you have problems accessing blog, contact the service desk

Already a member/owner of a blog/website? Click here to login.

If you’re looking for the main university website, you can search our degree and masters courses.

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Want to create a new blog/website? Click here.

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The topic and content of sites you create should be in accordance with the university’s Social Media Policy.

Form use and GDPR

Please also note, that if you choose to create and use forms to collect data on your blog, it is your responsibility to ensure that it complies with the GDPR regulations. This means that you need to consider data retention schedules, a privacy notice, the nature of the data you are collecting and your legal basis for collecting and processing this data. You can read more about GDPR on Staffcentral. If you are in any doubt about compliance do not put your form live without consulting with our Data Protection Officer.

If you plan on using blogs as a part of a student assessment, please see our guidance page here: Assessment Guidance when utilising blogs

Please read the CampusPress Knowledge Base for further instruction on how to use WordPress. It covers pretty much everything you’ll need to know to get started.

Accessibility statement with contact form to report any concerns or issues.