Technology > Services

Google Sites

Create and publish internal or public websites. No coding necessary.

A Google Site is an easy way to publish information online. You can control who can view, edit or contribute to the site which makes it completely customizable to fit your project or work. We provide training and support to help you work with these sites and features effectively.

Benefits

  • Publish a site quickly to anyone in the Edmonds College community or the world
  • No knowledge of HTML necessary

Features

Google Site functionality includes:

  • Easy site creation
  • Templates with many types of site layouts
  • Site themes to apply different color scheme or presentation elements
  • File uploading and sharing of content such as documents, videos, photos, calendars and slideshows
  • URL customization
  • Inline page text editing
  • Site publishing options allowing your site to be available to the public, anyone with a link or by invitation only
  • Standard access levels with options to customize
  • Built-in Google search
  • Built-in metrics for monitoring visitor activity

Our services include:

  • Set-up and configuration of edcc.edu domain with Google Apps
  • Ongoing communication with Google, including escalation of issues in system performance if they arise
  • Google Apps training and assistance for students, staff and faculty

Options

Assistance to help you learn about features is available through drop-in assistance and instructor-led workshops.

Getting Started

  • Log in http://sites.google.com
  • Use your Edmonds College email or Edmail address as your username when prompted.
  • Learn about Google Sites.
  • If you're interested in training, check out technology workshops offered by START and TRC.

Support

Students

Walk-in 
Visit us on the first floor of Alderwood Hall or the third floor of Lynnwood Hall during current hours for student walk-in support.

Online or phone
Web: edmonds.edu/online/start/
Email: start@edmonds.edu
Phone: 425.640.1101

Employees

Technology Resource Center
Web: employees.edmonds.edu/trc
Email: trc@edmonds.edu
Phone: 425.640.1010

Help Desk
Web: itsupport.edmonds.edu
Email: helpdesk@edmonds.edu
Phone: 425.640.1234

Terms

What to expect

  • Estimated time to gain access to Google Apps: 1 business day after registering for a course or after your supervisor has requested an employee network account.
  • Estimated time for processing requests for Google groups: 1-2 business days

Requirements

  • Access to this service requires you are actively enrolled with the college, or actively employed. 

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