Learn about having your website hosted on Wings. Review
eligibility requirements, find website planning resources and read
instructions for different ways to connect.
Wings (also known as the UB Central Web Hosting Service)
supports UB's research initiatives, departmental or school work,
instructional activities and officially sponsored student clubs or
organizations. It is the home of hundreds of UB's Web sites.
To request a new website on Wings, please complete the Request
Wings Web Services form.
Once your request has been approved and granted, you will
- An area on the Wings Web server where your site’s content
will be stored. You will have full permission to add and change
information in this area, but not anywhere else on Wings.
- A subscription to the WINGS-IP
Listserv. This UB email listserv will notify you when there
is an important announcement from the Wings Web server
UB’s Digital Communications Transformation (DCT) has
invested heavily in discovering and promoting research-backed best
practices for campus Web sites. Although the resources below were
developed for use with the UB Content Management System, they are an
invaluable resource for Web developers on any platform.
Your Content - An overview of Web best practices for planning
and organizing your website’s content.
- DCT Training - A series of in-depth courses on
Web strategies and best practices with instructional text, videos,
downloadable templates and examples.
Use one of the following methods to connect to your website on