The Top Ten Reasons Why We Love CampusPress!

Here are the Top 10 reasons why CampusPress WordPress is the Content Management System (CMS) here at UWM!

1. It’s Simple to Use

Sign up, create your site, and add content in a flash! CampusPress makes having a professional webpage easy to both create and manage. 

2. CampusPress is Free!

What’s a better form of incentive than free? CampusPress offers faculty and staff a free and professional setting to host and edit your site!

3. Editing is Easy 

Editing, whether it be to add new content or to change your site’s theme, is easy to do. CampusPress offers its users free themes, plugins, and options to add content. 

4. There’s Plenty of Support

If you have a few questions or need a little assistance, feel free to contact the Help Desk at (414)229-4040, toll free at (877)381-3459, or submit questions online at For additional support, EduBlogs is a wonderful resource to help familiarize yourself with all the ins and outs of CampusPress WordPress:

5. There’s Lots of Options

There are a multitude of plug-ins and themes available for creators. This makes building a unique and professional site easy and fun!

6. Multi User Capabilities 

A user has several roles available to them through CampusPress. Admins are the owners of the site and have access to all content and settings. Editors, Authors, and Contributors may be appointed by an admin to oversee, publish, or create content. There is also a Subscriber role that allows for reading and creating comments. These diverse roles allow all users to work with the site in a tailored and professional way. 

7. It’s Easy to Publish Content 

After you finish your newest post you can easily publish the content immediately either at your desk or on the go!

8. It’s Mobile Friendly 

Many of the themes in CampusPress are responsive to both desktop computers and mobile devices. This makes the switch from the desktop version to the mobile site as simple as possible

9. It’s Search Engine Friendly 

Not only can you create your professional web site quickly, but CampusPress also makes your new site easy to index for search engines. This means that your site will never be overlooked on Google again!

10. Panther Pride 

Are you proud to be a Panther? You should be! Show your school pride with one of the UWM’s branded CampusPress themes!