The articles below will walk you through creating an account and blog in our WordPress instance, as well as how to add special features to your blog.

One feature of is the ability to create an aggregated blog, also known as a “motherblog”. Motherblogs combine all of the blogs of your class or group, show posts from all blogs on the main motherblog site, and enable the group or class members to comment on each other’s blogs. If you would like to learn about aggregated blogs or motherblogs, as well as how to create one for your group or class, please see: Creating a Mother blog.

If you have questions about blogs at Virginia Tech, please direct your question to

Blogging 101
Going Further With Blogs
Making Mother blog (without screenshots)
Making Mother blog (with screenshots)
Tricking Out Your Blog

One Response so far.

  1. remoteviewing says:

    Is there a way to attach a different purchased domain name to my vt Blog?

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