Official Oregon State blog themes are available at blogs.oregonstate.edu. To use these themes, you must identify yourself as an administrative user when setting up your blog. There are other templates available for various purposes, but if you are establishing a blog as part of official Oregon State University communications, use one of the themes below:
The Authentic theme is the preferred method for branding blogs, newsletters and Oregon State websites developed in Wordpress. It is highly customizable, allowing the addition of photos and features to the home page of the blog. Read details and watch a tutorial on how to customize this theme.
Our magazine theme is for publication-style online magazines and journals. It is currently only available to users who are maintaining their own Wordpress install. Contact Web Communications for details. It will eventually be available in the centrally hosted Wordpress solution as well.