Google introduced a new version of Google Sites in 2017 and recently detailed a timeline to transition “classic” Google Sites to the new sites by the end of 2021.
Google’s timeline for classic sites
- May 2021: New website creation will no longer be available in classic sites.
- October 2021: Editing of any remaining classic sites will be disabled.
- December 2021: Classic sites will no longer be available.
Convert or archive classic sites
Google has created a new “Classic Sites Manager” tool to view classic sites you own, export a summary of sites to Google Sheets, convert classic sites to new sites, and archive or delete classic sites:
How to migrate a classic Site to a new Site
Visit Google’s website for instructions on how to use Classic Sites Manager to migrate a classic Site to a new Site, or download and archive classic Site content.
Access new Google Sites by opening the App Launcher in Gmail and selecting Sites:
Contact the Help Desk at (208) 426-4357 or email@example.com for assistance with Classic Sites Manager, new Google Sites, or G Suite at Boise State.