Customizable designs, beautiful imagery, easy-to-use features, and the freedom to shape your group’s online identity. Custom Sites are a free and personalized option that makes a great first impression.

All the colors

This new template comes with two color schemes already installed: light and dark. With the use of bold imagery, these themes truly pop off the page. Additionally, IT and Communications are able to enable custom color schemes on a case by case basis.

The Dark Color Scheme

Perfect for research labs with rich colorful imagery, the Dark Color Scheme features a textured grey background with crimson accents. This darker theme comes with all the features available in the lighter base template, but with a small dash of drama and edge.

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Brand new features

Built in features make your website customizable. Common features have been made even easier to use, so there are fewer shortcodes to remember.

The People Content Type

Organize your group’s people with more ease than ever before. The new People Content Type is a powerful tool to add, organize, and categorize the people that make your organization move.

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Security is important, especially when your project falls under the spotlight of the Harvard name. It’s critical for your data to always be secure. By choosing Affiliate Sites for your projects, you get institutional-level defense and security absolutely free. A third party solution could cost upwards of $10,000 a month for the level of security the University can provide.

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