Website Design and Hosting

User Support services are focused on supporting individuals.  The services provided in this area include:

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Overview

Engineering IT offers web presence and hosting consultation to aid in the planning and decision-making phase of your projects, grants or other development. The web team has expertise in digital design, user experience (UX), website and application development, website hosting, and website maintenance.

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Q. How do I add additional users to my group account?

A. We do not yet have a way for you to add additional members to your group yourself. To add additional group members, please send a request including the NetIDs of the additional group members and the name of your group web hosting account to engrit-help [at] illinois [dot] edu.

 

Q. Can I install software?

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Engineering IT supports many different webhosting resources both in Engineering and on campus. Please read the options below and let us know which hosting options you are interested in or if you need more information in order to make a decision. We are happy to help explain the options in more detail.

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The Media Library in WordPress is used to store PDFs and other text files, as well as images. Videos should be housed on YouTube and embedded in pages of your site - see instructions (coming soon).

Viewing the Media Library

To view a list of media files on your site, select Media > Library on the left menu. You can find media using filters at the top, including type, date, and keyword search.

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New to campus or don't know where to begin? Engineering IT professionals are available to help you get started. Even if we don't host the service, we are happy to help point you in the right direction. Just contact us at engrit-help [at] illinois [dot] edu or look up your Engineering IT Pro on the Faculty page. Look through our Engineering IT Service Catalog on this site to begin learning how we support the innovative research and instruction that Engineering at Illinois brings to the world.

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Standard Wordpress theme

Standard Wordpress themes are available to anyone at no cost. Click thumbnails for larger images.

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Engineering IT operates on a cost recovery funding model.  Units pay for services on behalf of their faculty, students, and staff with the College subsidizing some common and widely used services. Individual faculty and research groups may contract with Engineering IT for services not covered by their home unit.

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You can use SFTP or SCP to access your project web hosting account.  The basic steps are:

  1. Create an ssh public/private key set.
  2. Add the public key to the projects .ssh/authorized_keys file
  3. Connect directly to web.engr.illinois with the project account name with a program such as Filezilla.  No password is necessary.

Here are more detailed instructions for Windows for creating your keys and then using them. This assumes you have a program such as Filezilla already installed:

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