Create a personal homepage with WordPress

The service

Why create your site at Newcastle?


Frequent WordPress core, plugin and theme upgrades ensures your site stays up to date and secure.


Sites are hosted on infrastructure with a proven track record of reliability and security.


Use one of our many customisable themes to add a personal touch to your blog.

This is a free service for all students at Newcastle University.

How does it work?

Your own WordPress site which ranks highly in search.

The personal publishing service provides students the ability to record their thoughts, opinions or news on a publicly viewable web space without the need for any technical knowledge.

Sites are commonly used to share information, useful links, media, examples or experiences.

The benefits of hosting your site internally include higher search rankings from the domain, a fully-managed WordPress platform and a robust IT infrastructure.

  • Log in

    ... with your Campus ID

  • Create your blog

    ... simply enter a title

  • Choose a template

    ... all themes are mobile responsive

  • Create your content

    ... the important bit!

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