The Blogs at Penn State (Movable Type) service will be discontinued in 2014.
We encourage you to create any new blogs or websites at Sites at Penn State (WordPress), the University's new web publishing service. It's easy to use and provides even more powerful features, a variety of fresh themes, and faster service. What's not to like?
May 12, 2014
No new blogs or websites may be created at blogs.psu.edu on or after this date. Previously created content will still be available for viewing, editing, and commenting until August 18.
August 18, 2014
Blogs.psu.edu will be shut down. All blogs and sites remaining on this service will no longer be available for viewing, editing, or commenting.
Frequently Asked Questions
I don't want to lose my blogs.psu.edu content. Can I move it to Sites at Penn State?
Yes, it's a simple process! If you currently have a blog or site at blogs.psu.edu, we encourage you to migrate it to Sites at Penn State as soon as possible. Use this step-by-step guide to migrate your site content.
Can I still create a blog at blogs.psu.edu?
You will be able to create a new blog at blogs.psu.edu until May 12, 2014. However, if you do so, you will have to migrate your content before August 18, 2014 if you intent to keep the site. To avoid this inconvenience, we encourage you to use Sites at Penn State instead.
What if I don't move my blog from blogs.psu.edu before the service is shut down on August 18? Will I lose my content?
After blogs.psu.edu is shut down, your content will still remain in your PASS space. However, it will be a collection of files and will not be a fully functional website and you will no longer be able to edit your content via the blogs.psu.edu dashboard.
What if I have more questions or need help?
Feel free to contact us with your questions or concerns about this change.