Frequently Asked QuestionsQ: Can SIR host my branch's website?
Q: What's it cost?
A: Nothing. Zip. Nada.
Q: How do I get started?
A: Tell us your branch number and we'll set up the environment for you.
Q: What will the website's address be?
A: For example, if your branch number is 199, your website will be https://sirinc2.org/branch199
Q: What kind of web environment can I have?
A: Traditional HTML or WordPress
Q: What free web composer tools can I use?
A: If you use WordPress, the themes, plugins, and composer are provided. If you use traditional HTML, you can edit pages with any text editor or composer. BlueGriffon is the modern Kompozer/Nvu.
Q: Can we have a password-protected area for my roster?
A: Sure. Just let us know the name of the folder to be protected and the password(s) you want.
Q: Why do you ask for a confirmation that my computer is free
A: Malware from your computer could infect the web site and your members' computers.
Q: Will you help me build and update the site?
A: No, but we'll answer questions on a best-effort basis.
Q: We're currently paying for web hosting. Will you host
our site at no cost?
A: Yes, just let us know.