JCU Experience Projects: Our Crowdfunding Platform

Posted by HighEdWebTech 02-24-2015 12:05 pm


This week, we launched a crowdfunding platform promoting six campus projects from many different areas of campus: academics, service, and student life. The post JCU Experience Projects: Our Crowdfunding Platform appeared first on HighEdWebTech.



To SnapChat or not to SnapChat in #highered

Posted by College Web Editor 02-24-2015 9:19 am


I briefly discussed the topic in a previous post. But, it’s now time to revisit the question with a series on SnapChat and higher education. Is SnapChat the next big thing or a fad for #highered marketing SnapChat (Wikipedia article) has started to...



Facebook: The next big place for brand videos

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 02-24-2015 8:34 am


According to a recent study by Socialbakers, video posts on Facebook now have the greatest reach of all types of posts. (And photos, once considered the best way to reach audiences on that social media platform, are eating video’s dust.) So if you&#...



First Steps To A Successful Social Media Marketing Plan

Posted by 02-24-2015 7:12 am


In the previous installment of the brand-building series, we identified the necessary pieces to put in place to build a successful social media marketing plan. Using the working definition that strategic means specific and sequential, in this piece well ...



10 posts to celebrate 10 years of blogging about #highered and #hesm marketing

Posted by College Web Editor 02-23-2015 8:06 am


This post is #10 in a series of 10 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of this blog while looking back at the past decade in higher ed digital marketing and communications. 10 for 10 When I decided to start this series of blog posts early this month, I didn...



10 videos for 10 years of online videos in #highered marketing and communications

Posted by College Web Editor 02-20-2015 4:29 pm


This post is #9 in a series of 10 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of this blog while looking back at the past decade in higher ed digital marketing and communications. 10 years of YouTube and online videos in higher ed Yep, YouTube is actually younger t...



Proven Marketing Strategies that Drive Student Engagement

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-18-2015 1:36 pm


What is marketing strategy and why most people in Student Affairs misuse the term Marketing to students on our campuses means more than just reaching them with institutional messaging. In this episode of Marketing Live Ashley Budd speaks with Tony Doody,...



Engaging Students and Alumni Through Career Services

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-18-2015 1:00 pm


Advancement Live host Ryan Catherwood will chat with Kevin Grubb, Associate Director, Digital Media & Assessment for the Villanova University Career Center, Mike Sciola, Associate Vice President of Institutional Advancement and Director of Career Serv...



Infographic: The Department of Eds New Rankings Explained

Posted by HighEdWebTech 02-18-2015 10:15 am


Here's some info about the U.S. Department of Education's proposed new college ratings and rankings system, one that understandably has many college and university administrators concerned. The post Infographic: The Department of Ed’s New Rankings E...



Best Practices For Snapchat: College Version

Posted by 02-18-2015 9:28 am


I was asked to repost and update an earlier blog piece from 2014 on best practices for college Snapchat accounts. I’d like to see your suggestions in the comments. Always learning. Thanks for asking. When little children get a new toy, they are enam...