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10 Excellent Platforms to Create your Classroom Website and Blog

Setting up a classroom website or blog for your classroom is as easy as pie. Before web2.0, users needed to have a sophisticated HTML and CSS knowledge before starting out on the laborious task of putting up  a page into shape. Now that web2.0 is ubiquitous it no longer requires any advanced coding skills. There are several web platforms that allows users to easily create their website in a matter of minutes.I have handpicked a list of the most popular platofrms to start with. Check them out below and if you have other suggestions, share them with us in the comment form below. Enjoy

Platforms to create websites for your class

1- Google Sites

This is my favorite and anyone with a Google account have access to it. Google Sites offers a wide range of templates to choose from and it also allows for adding admins to your site.

2- Weebly for Education

This is another popular platform for creating websites. Weebly created Weebly for Educational specifically for teachers, educators, and students and has all the useful features you would find in any other platform.

3- Webs

Webs has a solid site builder that allows users to set up a website in as few clicks as possible. Besides the free features one finds in site building platforms like customization, template gallery...etc Webs also offers its users the possibility to get their own domain names.

4- Yola

This is another great platform where you can create your websites for free. It offers several important features for site building and also has a blogging platform for teachers.

5- SchoolRack

This is more education focused and might be a good platform where you can build your classroom website. It is free and all it requires is a sign up


Platforms to create blogs for your class

1- Blogger

Like Google Sites, Blogger is a service provided by Google and is completely free. It is my favorite blogging platform. It is easy and simple to use and if you already have a Google account you ll set up your blog in minutes.

2- Wordpress

Wordpress is gaining more popularity online as the best blogging platform. Several webmaster recommend it for users basically because of the helpful plugins it provides for free .

3- Edublog

The World's most popular education blogging service... Edublogs lets you easily create & manage student & teacher blogs, quickly customize designs and include videos, photos & podcasts - it's safe, easy and secure so try out an Edublog today!

4- KidBlog

Kidblog is designed for K-12 teachers who want to provide each student with an individual blog. Students publish posts and participate in academic discussions


Glogster EDU is the leading global education platform for the creative expression of knowledge and skills in the classroom and beyond. It empowers educators and students with the technology to create GLOGS - online multimedia posters - with text, photos, videos, graphics, sounds, drawings, data attachments and more.

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