What is Community@UAF?
Answer: Community@UAF is a WordPress installation for the University of Alaska Fairbanks primarily serving the needs of UAF eCampus faculty in terms of course blogging andÂ open course materials.Â Community@UAF is a service of theÂ UAF eCampus.
Can I get a site at Community@UAF?
Answer: If you are affiliated with the University of Alaska, you may request your own site. Please provide your name, Â UA email address, and requested site address on our contact form. At this time automatic signup is disabled. A Community@UAF administrator will create an account and site for you – most requests will be handled within 24 hours but please allow up to 1 week processing time.
I have a problem with my Community@UAF site. Can you help me fix it?
Answer:Â Unless you are working on a course with an eCampus instructional designer, you areÂ entirelyÂ responsible for the design, development, and maintenance of your site. We recommend WordPress.tv for how-to tutorials. We will attempt to notify site users of updates and changes that affect everyone. Â If there is an issue you are concerned about, you may contact an administrator via the contact form.
I have a WordPress site that I want to move to a differentÂ WordPress installation, can I export/import my site?
Answer: Yes, in the Dashboard, use Tools->Export/Import.
I have a site on Community@UAF and I want to point my own domain name to my site, can I do this?
Answer: Currently, this functionality is not enabled for general use. Â You can do this at wordpress.com for a fee.
Can I install a new theme?
Answer: We have attempted to provide a variety of current themes with customization options. If there is a specific free theme you need to have installed, please use the contact form to make the request. The Community@UAF administrator will make the determination whether the theme will be installed.
Question: Can I install a new plugin?
Answer: If you would like to install a plugin that is not currently available, you will need to make a request to the Community@UAF administrator. Please use the contact form to make this request. The administrator will make the determination whether the plugin will be installed.