The new version of Google Sites is ready to use. You can continue to use the classic Google Sites. The instructions for the classic version. How to access the new version. How to use the new version. How to incorporate an old version site into a new version site is promised for the near future. The new version looks much more user friendly than the classic version.
I will be at the Christa McAuliffe Technology Conference on November 30 and December 1. I will be conducting a workshop on Creative Commons on Wednesday and a workshop on Video Making in the Cloud on Thursday.