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We’re here to help you create and maintain your UW-Madison campus website. We provide a host of different services which are aimed at making your website creation process as simple and stress-free as possible. For more information,  check out our Quick Links below:

Important Update

At this time, we are not taking new requests for intranets or sites that require integration with Manifest Groups. We apologize for the inconvenience and will keep the community posted on any developments on these topics.


  • Performance Improvements for July and August 2019

    Over the past two months, various members of DoIT, University Marketing, and CALS have been focusing on key performance updates for the WiscWeb service to improve page load times. This effort was in response to reports of slow page load times for both authenticated (logged into the editing environment) and unauthenticated (not logged in, your general website visitors) users of the tool. We would like to provide an update on the status of this endeavor.

  • WordPress Core Update to 5.2.3

    The WiscWeb Service was updated to WordPress Core version 5.2.3 on Friday, September 6. This update is a security release that aims to fix several potential vulnerabilities (mostly related to cross site scripting). More information about these changes can be found on the WordFence website. 

  • UW Theme 1.6.0 + Updates to Publications Plugin

    On Thursday, September 5, the WordPress UW Theme was updated to version 1.6.0 within the WiscWeb Service. Additionally, some changes were rolled out to the publications plugin. A full list of changes in this version …

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Thu 17

WordPress Open Lab Time w/ UX Representatives

October 17 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wed 23

WordPress Open Lab Time w/ UX Representatives

October 23 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fri 25

WordPress Open Lab Time w/ UX Representatives

October 25 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Wed 30

Community of Practice Meet-Up

October 30 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
Thu 31

WordPress Open Lab Time w/ UX Representatives

October 31 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Thu 31

Training – WordPress Using the UW Theme

October 31 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm