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Welcome to SHANTI Pages! Before you get started, please read the following paragraphs — they contain essential information that you should know before you get started.

Know Your Web Rights & Responsibilities

Learn your web rights and responsibilities regarding copyright and fair use before you post content on your site. Neither SHANTI Pages nor the University of Virginia is responsible for what you post — as a publisher on this site, it is your responsibility to know and respect the law. For more information about this important topic, click here to see the guidelines created by the Office of General Counsel.

Configure Your Privacy Settings

To learn about Privacy Settings for your site, please see our Help Document, “Understanding Privacy Settings in WordPress,” in the SHANTI Knowledge Base.

Begin Building Your Site

If you are ready to begin creating and building a WordPress website, go to Step-by-Step Guide to Building a WordPress Site (UVa Knowledge Base).