Creating a Personal Web Site

Use the information below to publish a personal web site.

Pertinent Information

  • Protocol: SFTP
  • Server: people.lifesci.ucsb.edu
  • Username: ADS\username
  • Password: Use your Windows (ADS) password
  • Index Page: index.html, index.htm, default.htm, index.php

Personal URL (both are correct)

  • http://people.lifesci.ucsb.edu/username
  • http://people.lifesci.ucsb.edu/lastname/firstname

Recommended SFTP Software

FileZilla – The Free FTP solution for Windows, Mac OSX and GNU/Linux.

Step-by-Step

1. Use an application supporting SFTP (Secure File Transfer Protocol) to transfer files.


2. Upload to home directory.

3. Note personal URL.