If you need a new website, in the first instance you should always get in contact with the Digital Communications team at

How to create a new blog or website

Note for new users: we are migrating blogs on to a new network.

If you do not already have a blog

  1. Go to
  2. Enter a short name for your site
  3. Enter your UoB email address. It accepts email addresses ending in, and for website creators
  4. Press the “Next” button
  5. Check your email and log into your new website

If you already have a login for * website

  1. Log into
  2. Go to
  3. Enter a short name for your site in the “Site Domain” box. This will appear as a prefix to in your website’s address.
  4. Enter a title for your website in the “Site Title” box.
  5. Press “Create Site” button.

If you need a bespoke solution or website consultancy, please contact Research IT or the IT service desk.

Web style guide, a central resource for publishing content to the University of Bristol’s web presence and social media channels.

Further information

Common queries can be found in the FAQ section.

To request additional plugin or theme to be installed from go to the request help section.

A popular next step for some research groups is to use a different domain name with your website.