That IS your problem! Creating a collaborative campus

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-21-2014 8:13 pm


That IS your problem! Creating a collaborative campus Presenter: Corie Martin – Western Kentucky University One isnt always the loneliest number. Corie Martin of Western Kentucky University notes that, if youre a department of one at a college or ...



Centralized or Decentralized: The Hybrid Social

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-21-2014 8:08 pm


On some campuses, there are silos between departments. Ok wait, on pretty much every campus there’s silos. We’ve all been there, as has Chris Barrows from NYU. He’s not only dealing with the silos on his campus, but the multiple academic...



Beyond The Screen

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-21-2014 6:33 pm


Working in highered means that we have many different audiences to support and dozens of stories to tell. Sitting at your desk stagnates your ability to effectively talk to these groups. Amanda Smith from Illinois State University wants highered professio...



Your Website is the Next Social Medium

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-21-2014 6:15 pm


Personalization is becoming pervasive in our society. Its time for higher ed to start thinking about their websites that way too, says Bob Jones Universitys Peter Anglea. Jones told his audience during his presentation Your Website is the Next Social M...



Human at Work; Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and and Get Better at My Job

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-21-2014 3:18 pm


We’re going to move fast, but don’t worry. Everything’s online at bit.ly/HumanAtWork. It has a great number of resources in book form and app form to help with productivity, and ways to be 100% Human. Dave didwhat many presenters do. Ta...



Mix it up! The art of remixing content #mpd2

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-21-2014 3:14 pm


It was a full house in Skyline II for Conny Leigls session, “Mix it up! The art of remixing content,” so much so that this Link blogger had to take notes by hand you cant laptop it up without a lap. Leigl is a senior designer for web, grap...



The Voyage of the Beagle: Biology, Evolution, and Content Strategy

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-21-2014 3:05 pm


The World Wide Web is governed by similar principles those laid out by Charles Darwin in his Theory of Evolution. And mastering certain evolutionary tricks and strategies can lead to great results for your website. Thats the message Jeff Stevens, of Univ...



Agile in Higher Ed Yes You Kanban!

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-21-2014 1:26 pm


Session Details They’re a small team of five, but the Web and Development team at University of Arkansas at Little Rockwere ready to take on projects using agile methodology, because yes, it is possible for agile in Higher Ed. Let’s back up. ...



Going GREEN with Content Strategy

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-21-2014 1:11 pm


The highest number of LEED certified buildings in the county (175). Two-hundred fifty miles of bike paths and lanes. The first major U.S. city to ban plastic bags. With its 92,000 acres of green spaces, Portland, Oregon, is not just shades of olive,...



Rescue the Content

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 10-21-2014 12:53 pm


Content is everywhere. Sometimes you just need to rescue it from its original state. On every campus there are content pools places where content lives and is waiting to be found. Diamond-in-the-rough content can be rescued from: Admission blogs. Semi-a...