Getting Started with SiteFarm
Welcome to SiteFarm!
What is SiteFarm?
SiteFarm is a content management system and the preferred web host by UC Davis. This service offers a robust and intuitive site-building package to build beautiful, content-rich websites in very little time. In short, it's a site builder that helps you build a UC Davis branded site without extensive technical knowledge.
Learn to Use SiteFarm
Both UE Communications and the UC Davis SiteFarm team offer many resources to help you learn.
SiteFarm Training Videos offer guides to the very basics of SiteFarm. Some particularly important videos are:
- Videos under "Getting Started"
- Understanding content types
- Creating content - article example
- Formatting Content - Text Styles
- Formatting Content - Inserting Images
The SiteFarm team offers extensive documentation on how to use SiteFarm. Some particularly important pages are:
- Basic Pages
UE Communications Resources
UE Communications has a number of articles about common mistakes and tips for SiteFarm.
Visit the Glossary of Terms to better understand words you may encounter in articles and documentation.
The SiteFarm team offers a SiteFarm demo that acts as a sandbox. Upon logging in, you can edit the site to try applying what you learned. The site refreshes each day, so your changes will not stick.
The UE Web team is happy to implement changes to your website for you. To submit a request, fill out our request form here. Small edits to the site can usually be completed within 48 hours.
The UE Comm team is always here to help!