UX: a Reintroduction

Posted by mStoner blog 03-17-2014 7:29 pm

Wherever You Go, There U(X) Are Ive noticed something since I moved to Seattle and started attending local meetups. UX (user experience) is much more of a hot topic here than it seemed to be...

This Years Essential Marketing Strategies

Posted by .eduGuru 03-17-2014 10:05 am

We all know by now that the Internet provides a wealth of commercial and financial opportunities. But this medium is also an extremely competitive one, so what skills do you need to get ahead of the competition in 2014 Here are some key areas for your at...

Say Hello to GalleryEDU

Posted by HighEdWebTech 03-16-2014 8:37 pm

I feel it's time for a design resource that we as professional web people in higher education can use to see what other institutions are doing well, but with some important additions, and some important omissions. The post Say Hello to GalleryEDU appeare...

Google Fires Shots in Cloud Storage Wars

Posted by HighEdWebTech 03-14-2014 1:33 pm

Yesterday, Google lowered the price of its cloud storage product, Google Drive. And by lowered, I mean changed the game. The post Google Fires Shots in Cloud Storage Wars appeared first on HighEdWebTech.

Audience Research on a Shoestring Budget

Posted by CKSyme.com 03-14-2014 8:10 am

Ever play darts with a blindfold on That is exactly what youre doing if your social media marketing isnt based on listening to your audience. Sure, youre playing the game, and you may even be hitting the bullseye once in a while. But your chances of w...

Do Millennials Read

Posted by mStoner blog 03-14-2014 8:00 am

Ive heard people say “millennials dont read, but I usually chalk up that type of comment to a grumpy aging person. Of course millennials read. (Full disclosure: I am a millennial with an English major...

Creative and Inspiring Navigation Designs Must for Online Success

Posted by .eduGuru 03-13-2014 10:54 am

A website reflects the person or organization it represents. That gives it character. Web users look for uniqueness. They want to find an attractive, user-friendly site. Is one of your goals to stand out from the crowd Then you have to build a navigation...

A Look Back at 2013 @mStonerinc: Thought Leadership, New Staff, Financial Growth

Posted by mStoner blog 03-13-2014 9:00 am

  In my first post about what happened in 2013 at mStoner, I mentioned that we spent some time focusing on our corporate values. If you know anything about us, you know that one of...

Snapchat: Useful higher ed tool or risky fad

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 03-12-2014 4:06 pm

Snapchat is the latest platform to put higher ed web marketing pros in a quandary — pursue a hot service used by your target market, or resist chasing a shiny object that has raised concerns among some While no firm numbers exist, recent estimates ...

Social Media Beyond EDU

Posted by HigherEd Live 03-12-2014 2:11 pm

Colleges and universities are becoming increasingly sophisticated in their use of social media. We’re more strategic, creative, and better at integrating social into various campaigns than we have been. But while the progress is undeniable, it still...