- The University of Minnesota blogging tool is called UThink. Find it at http://blog.lib.umn.edu. You can continue using your UThink blog after you leave the University.
- Wordpress is flexible web publishing software for blogs, websites, and hybrid sites. You can download the software for free at http://Wordpress.org. You can also set up a free Wordpress blog by going to http://Wordpress.com.
For a nominal monthly fee you can expand on the functionality of your Wordpress site/blog.
- There is a good list of other options for University hosted websites here: http://1help.umn.edu/server.html