Blogging at Seton Hall University

Is a self-publishing platform brought to you by the Teaching, Learning and Technology Center.

What We Provide

Themes

Dozens of ready-to-use themes are installed, and we add more all the time. If you find one you think is just right for you that we don’t have already, let us know and we’ll check it out.

Plug-ins

Hundreds of available plugins add functionality to your blog. From calendars to contact forms, galleries to geotagging, if you need to do something special we’re ready for you.

Training and Support

We’re committed to making your site work. With lots of support documents, scheduled training sessions and experienced hands with big ideas, drop us a line if you need anything at all.

And Lots of Features Too

Powered by WordPress web-based software, there are hundreds of themes and plugins you can use to create a beautiful and functional website or blog.

Launch Your Own

This service is available free to members of the Seton Hall community. Create a site for a publication, a research project, a department, a club or organization.

Here are Some Showcase Examples

Some of the projects we’ve facilitated are shown below. Click to see more about what techniques were used in each, including plugins, themes and special effects.

We're Happy To Talk

Just use this form to send us a message. Any question at all.

Or Get Started

Just fill out the form to request a blog. Tells us as much as you can, and we can get started right away.

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The Latest News

Recent Posts from TLTC Blogs

New Plugins for June

TablePress, Polldaddy Polls & Ratings, WP Twitter AutoPost and Microblog Poster.

WordPress Tools For Digital Humanities

Both of these are very specialized tools, with more than a few quirks. Especially in Annotum, the learning curve is fairly steep and prone to trial-and-error. But they impose sensible workflow solutions and organize information in a way that a standard theme or plug-in does not.

The 2014 Theme, Just For SHU

WordPress introduces a new default theme every year, and this year it’s called … twenty fourteen. It’s a very clean and dramatic looking magazine-style theme with lots of possibilities. As usual, out-of-the-box it’s fairly plain; but we’ve created a version of it with some extra goodies.

WordPress 3.8

You might have noticed already, but last week we upgraded to the latest version of our blogging platform. There are a few changes, most of them cosmetic. The dashboard uses a new, more modern font. Plus, you can now customize your colors. No more of the boring...

Featured Image Bug – Updated and Fixed

If you're using the Arras theme, or another one that's dependent on featured images, Drag and drop the image you want from your desktop into the "Featured Image" box in the right-hand column. You won't be able to do it from within the Media popup screen until a future...

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Site Categories

A new plugin, “Site Categories,” will let us build nicely organized lists of sites by their topic. We’ve already set up a few basic categories, and next time you go in to make an update to your site, you can help.

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Announcing WordPress 3.4.1

We've upgraded to the latest and greatest this afternoon. It took about 15 seconds, so your experience should have been pretty seamless. Find out what's new after the jump... Live Theme Previews Gone are the days of rushing to update your header, background, and the...

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WordPress 3.31

This afternoon you'll notice a change to the dashboard -- we've upgraded the system to 3.31. Starting with 3.3, there are some helpful differences. Other than the more compact left-column menu, you'll enjoy the way you can upload images and other files. Click on the...

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We’ve Upgraded!

This morning we upgraded to WordPress 3.4.2. It's not a major release, so you probably won't see any changes. According to the WordPress team's blog, here's what's new: ...we’ve identified and fixed a number of nagging bugs, including: Fix some issues with older...

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Announcing WordPress 3.4.1

We've upgraded to the latest and greatest this afternoon. It took about 15 seconds, so your experience should have been pretty seamless. Find out what's new after the jump... Live Theme Previews Gone are the days of rushing to update your header, background, and the...

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WordPress 3.31

This afternoon you'll notice a change to the dashboard -- we've upgraded the system to 3.31. Starting with 3.3, there are some helpful differences. Other than the more compact left-column menu, you'll enjoy the way you can upload images and other files. Click on the...

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Get TLTC Blogs on Your Mobile Device

We’ve installed a slick new plugin across the blogs we host that provides a very clean interface for mobile phones and tablets. With it you get your choice of many custom icons — or you can create your own — and lots of flexibility with colors, backgrounds and menus.


Try your blog, and let us know what you think!

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Upgrade to version 3.1

We've upgraded to the latest WordPress release, version 3.1. You'll note that the interface is a little different, but fear not, its just streamlined to offer you the elements you need most. You can still get to everything else by using the Dashboard. As always, look...

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