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Documentation and Tutorials

Learn about all the different kinds of training available for Brightspot.

What is Brightspot?

Simple, free web hosting and content management

Brightspot is a campus website management and hosting service meant to improve and simplify campus web publishing. It provides cloud hosting, security, round-the-clock monitoring, and ADA-compliant accessible design templates.

Who can use Brightspot?

Most BYU campus units are allowed to create and manage Brightspot sites. A site needs a full-time employee as a sponsor, but student employees may run it. Department-sponsored academic associations may have Brightspot sites, but other student clubs are usually excluded.

How do I get help with Brightspot?

You can reach OIT's Brightspot support via email at, in Microsoft Teams under IT Collaboration > Campus Support - Brightspot, or at the IT help line 801-422-4000.

Create a Site

You can request a website by filling out the new website order form linked below. It requires approval by your supervisor or director and a Brighspot administrator. Use the launch website form once you're ready to launch your site at a BYU URL.

Order a new Brightspot website
Launch a Brightspot website

Ordering a new site will give you a space within Brightspot to begin building a website. To have your site content moved into Brightspot, contact the BYU Websites team (