Announcements

Twenty Sixteen Theme added

Twenty Sixteen Theme added

It’s 2015 but Twenty Sixteen is here step into the future.  Twenty Sixteen is a modernized take on an ever-popular WordPress layout — the horizontal masthead with an optional right sidebar that works perfectly for blogs and websites. It has custom color options with beautiful default color schemes, a harmonious fluid grid using a mobile-first […]

UBC Blogs Updated to 4.3 “Billie”

Version 4.3 of WordPress, named “Billie” in honor of jazz singer Billie Holiday, is now running on UBC Blogs. New features in 4.3 make it even easier to format your content and customize your site. The update also covers the security releases of 4.23 and 4.24. For more details on 4.3 see the release page. […]

UBC Blogs Scheduled Maintenance August 29, 2015 04:00-08:00 PT

UBC Blogs will be unavailable for scheduled maintenance on Saturday, August 29, 2015 from 04:00-08:00 PT.

UBC Blogs updated to 4.1.2

UBC Blogs was updated to 4.1.2 this was a critical security release more details here.

UBC Blogs Updated to 4.1.1

UBC Blogs has been updated to WordPress 4.1.1. This maintenance release fixes 21 bugs in version 4.1. https://wordpress.org/news/2015/02/wordpress-4-1-1/

UBC Blogs Updated WordPress 4.1 “Dinah”

Just in time for term two. UBC Blogs is now running 4.1. Version 4.1 of WordPress, named “Dinah” in honor of jazz singer Dinah Washington, is now running UBC Blogs. New features in WordPress 4.1 help you focus on your writing, and the new default theme lets you show it off in style. More info […]

UBC Blogs has switched to CAS Authentication

For those noticing a different CWL login page it is because we have switched to CAS Authentication from Auth2. The big change to end users will be the bypass of the account creation process seen previously and more of a streamlined single sign on like behaviour. If you experience problems please contact blog.support@ubc.ca .

UBC Blogs Updated to 4.0.1

UBC Blogs was updated to 4.0.1 . The 4.0x series is named “Benny”. Please watch the release video to see what new features are available in 4.0 If you experience any problems please contact weblogsupport@ubc.ca

UBC Blogs Maintenance

UBC Blogs will be undergoing planned maintenance at 1am Friday 12th September 2014 and 6AM Friday September 12th 2014. Each instance should last for approximately 30 minutes. Thank you for your patience during these times.

Book Lite and McKinley themes added.

Book Lite and McKinley themes added.

Couple new themes added. Both themes are responsive so ditch the old school theme and give your mobile visitors a proper experience. Book Lite One column classic book style blog theme. Fully responsive, large fonts and very easy to read. Clean and Minimalist design with focus entirely on content — Content First. McKinley McKinley is […]