Google Sites

Google Sites is a website creation app that is both easy to use and versatile, making it a popular choice for personal or course websites and reflective or expressive portfolios.
It features fully and easily customizable themes, privacy settings, group management and permission settings, revision history, page templates, commenting, file attachments and integration with Google's other tools, including Docs, Maps, images, videos and others.


Why Google Sites?

Reasons cited include:

  • ability to customize look and feel of portfolio
  • easier and more intuitive to use
  • can be used outside of the program/university
  • teaches valuable web design skills that can carry over to other endeavors
  • stable
  • solid resources and help documentation 
  • free!

Watch the Google Sites section of the Google Roadshow presentations by the LRC and ISS:

Philomena Meechan,
Mar 19, 2012, 6:40 AM