Website Building and Hosting Services (all free)


Weebly for Education
-Offers teachers the ability to create and manage student accounts.
-Includes a blogging platform too.

Yola

Webs (formerly Free Webs)

Snap Pages

Web Node

Sauropol

Google Sites

Blogging Platforms (all free)


Blogger
-Integrates with your Google account. Takes seconds to get started.
-Here is the template I use for my course blogs. This opens as an xml file. Insert into the "edit html" window under the layout tab.

EduBlogs
-Built on the WordPress Platform, designed for teachers and students.

Wordpress.com
-Free, hosted Wordpress blogs.
Tumblr
-Very simple, clean, interface. Limited customization options.

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