If you are part of the MIT Community, you will find this document helpful for getting started with a new home page. Note that only MIT Community members can have their home pages added.
Content in the
www directory in your Athena home directory
is served at
Once you've added some content to your website, fill out the form
below or email the pathname of your home page to email@example.com. Don't forget to
include your name as you wish to have it listed. You will
receive an email response when your page has been added. Waiting time
ranges from seconds to days depending on our
hosage. Although your home page can be accessed from many URLs, we
will give you a new URL in the form of:
Do not be alarmed when you see this new URL. It simply points to your ~/www/home.html file. Many people submit web.mit.edu URLs; we will always create a new www.mit.edu URL when we receive a request.
If none of the above suggestions apply to you, or you need some additional help, please send mail to firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll try to help you out.