Slideshow Plugin Retirement

We have a plugin called Slideshows available on UCI Sites. We plan to retire this plugin over the next few months because it has been abandoned by the developer. The good news is that we have a … [Read more...]

Register for TechnoExpo

TechnoExpo, the campuswide technology event for faculty and staff on October 9, will highlight the many products and services available at UCI that can help enhance your work and address your unique … [Read more...]

WordPress 5.2

WordPress 5.2's update includes some useful site management tools such as Site Health Check and PHP Error Protection. It also includes some accessibility, privacy and developer updates. You … [Read more...]

Free Stock Photo Sites

Finding great visuals for your website can be a challenge. Do you take photos yourself, pay for stock photos, or try to find photos online? The first two options are good choices to make sure that you … [Read more...]

WordPress 5 and the Block Based Editor

We upgraded UCI Sites to WordPress 5. The biggest change is the new block based editor. What is the Gutenberg (Block Based) Editor Screenshot of the new editor The new block based editor can … [Read more...]

WordPress 5 Upgrade Coming

We are planning to upgrade UCI Sites to WordPress 5 on April 23, 2019. The biggest change to WordPress 5 is the new Block Based Editor codenamed Gutenberg. The new editor replaces the simple text … [Read more...]

EZ Columns Retirement

Are you using the EZ Columns tool? This is a button in the toolbar that allows you to put in 'shortcodes' to create columns on a page or post. As part of our upgrade to WordPress 5, we need to … [Read more...]

HTTPS/SSL Update

We will be adding HTTPS (via SSL certificates) to UCI Sites as a rolling upgrade. Starting October 23, 2018 we will begin enabling SSL as the default on sites within the sites.uci.edu domain. What is … [Read more...]

WordPress 5 and Gutenberg

The next major release of WordPress is version 5.0. This update will bring big changes to the way you edit content with the new Gutenberg editor. The Gutenberg editor is a new tool using blocks to … [Read more...]