Crisis 2.0

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-01-2013 2:53 pm

Join Chris Syme (@cksyme), consultant specializing in digital crisis communications and social media marketing at, and her guest Dr. Bill Smith, Director of University Branding and Marketing at Northwestern State University – as they...

Lessons from the NFL

Posted by TargetX iThink Online 02-01-2013 12:04 pm

As someone who has worked in both the corporate and higher-ed worlds, I have always been impressed with the willingness of admissions officers to share their successes and failures with colleagues. While corporate marketers operate in secrecy as if they&#...

Are You Ready Web Operation Planning for Crisis Situations

Posted by 02-01-2013 8:57 am

Today’s guest post is written by Matt Herzberger, Director of Web Communications at Florida International University. He is also co-founder of BlogHighEd–a great source of information for higher ed professionals on planning for crisis. Thanks ...

Flexing your Faculty: Teacher Blogs

Posted by CASE Social Media 02-01-2013 7:55 am

Elizabeth Allen, director of online communications and alumni relations at the American School in London, writes about the value of faculty blogs for both student and staff recruitment.

Web Redesign for Community Colleges

Posted by mStoner blog 01-31-2013 4:03 pm

Community colleges have long provided educational opportunities for a broad array of students As attendance at community colleges continues to rise, they are paying more attention than ever to their websites. As in any strategic...

Surviving Reading Season

Posted by HigherEd Live 01-31-2013 11:24 am

Elizabeth Pabst, Customer Success Manager at Matchbox, joins host Ashley Hennigan on Admissions Live and shares tips and tricks to surviving the college application reading season. Taken from the live broadcast, January 29, 2013. Topics discussed during t...

What are we not doing well reflections on the higher ed community

Posted by 01-31-2013 10:36 am

I have been thinking about lots of things strategy-wise recently, things that I need to work on and decided to open it up to the bigger community. I do have a future post in the works about what we are … Continue reading →

The Truth About Being A Great Manager

Posted by .eduGuru 01-31-2013 10:16 am

This article isnt specifically about high ed web, but I do hear a lot of high ed web people talk about having difficulties with their boss or struggling in the transition to management. A lot of times we think being the boss is all glamorous, but it is r...

More on RWD with Matt Klawitter

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 01-31-2013 9:00 am

We dig deeper into Responsive Web Design by interviewing Matt Klawitter.

Gone responsive in #highered: The University of Vermonts website (@uvmvermont)

Posted by College Web Editor 01-31-2013 7:30 am

The University of Vermont launched its redesigned responsive website a couple of weeks ago. Tatjana Salcedo was among the first higher ed professionals to take the 4-week online course on responsive web design taught by eduStyle Founder, Stewart Foss.. I&...