On digital hoarding

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 01-24-2013 8:46 am


When I read this morning’s ReadWriteWeb post about digital hoarding by Taylor Hatmaker, I discovered a kindred spirit amid the sea of inbox zero fanatics and Evernote acolytes. For I, like Hatmaker, collect digital scraps of information for later re...



Social Media and Student Athletes: Is It An Oxymoron

Posted by CKSyme.com 01-24-2013 8:19 am


Today’s guest post comes from Mat Kanan, Director of Media Relations for Western Michigan’s athletic department. Matt earned his masters in sports management from Western Michigan in 2009 and is a leader in the use of social media in college ...



Top 2013 #highered Web and Social Media Conferences

Posted by College Web Editor 01-24-2013 7:45 am


Have you decided yet what conference(s) you’ll attend this year I keep track on a Google calendar of higher ed events and conferences of anything interesting for web and marketing teams working in universities and colleges. It’s a useful tool...



Everyday Analytics in #highered: tools and tips by Seth Meranda (@smeranda) from UNL

Posted by Higher Ed Analytics 01-24-2013 7:06 am


Seth Meranda, User Experience Architect at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, is one of the 12 higher ed professionals presenting at the 1st higher ed analytics conference. At UNL, Seth coordinates a comprehensive web analytics strategy. He also works, a...



Mashable Social Media Day Boston

Posted by Eric Stoller's Blog 01-24-2013 12:05 am


So this post is amazingly late. However, here it is… Last summer, I was asked to be on a social media panel for Mashable’s Social Media Day in Boston. The topic for the panel was on building brands with social media. Taking place at Boston Uni...



Silent Tagging Another Bad Social Media Tactic

Posted by Mike McCready - Social Media and Marketing 01-23-2013 7:31 pm


Today I was exposed to a new low for social media – silent tagging. I try hard to stay current with social media trends and new strategies, but I have to admit, I had to research this one as I hadn’t heard of it before. The basic premise is a ...



Its Soooo Cold: A Social Media Convo

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 01-23-2013 6:06 pm


You may have noticed that it's dang cold in much of the country. If not, we're sure your local news station has spent plenty of time telling you about it. Students have taken to social media to talk about it. How are different campuses handling the cold o...



Its So Cold: A Social Media Convo

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 01-23-2013 6:06 pm


   



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Posted by .eduGuru 01-23-2013 1:05 pm


A few months back we promoted a previous Mediabistro boot camp successfully and are excited to make you aware of another one. Don’t forget the discount code below if you decide to sign up! How are you building or improving your social media strategy...



A Project Manager with Special Powers

Posted by mStoner blog 01-23-2013 11:56 am


We’ve hired a new project manager. Let’s start with a few clues… Fact: He is based in St. Louis. (And weve got an office there.) Fact: He is a marketing and communications professional. (Yeah, we...