Keeping it in the (Font) Family

Posted by mStoner blog 03-15-2012 12:05 pm


Specialty fonts were once the bane of a developer’s existence. Since times long forgotten, plain text was the best choice for getting information to website visitors for a variety of reasons. They could scale the view, cut and paste, and download q...



Not your usual #highered Admissions Video: Beer, Blood and Applications

Posted by College Web Editor 03-15-2012 8:08 am


In the latest issue of LINK published on Tuesday a video caught my eyes. Not the new (and quite unconventional) admissions video by the University of Rochester – although I totally love it and share the love on Twitter last week. No, what caught my ...



Book Review: Lessons In IT Transformation: Technology Expert to Business Leader

Posted by The Higher Ed CIO 03-15-2012 8:00 am


Lessons In IT Transformation: Technology Expert to Business Leader by Larry Bonfante, is a widely popular book on IT executive leadership. Bonfonte, in addition to his role as CIO at CIO at United States Tennis Association, Bonfonte also provides executiv...



Why now Making Markets via the THE World Reputation Rankings

Posted by GlobalHigherEd 03-15-2012 12:23 am


The 2012 Times Higher Education (THE) World Reputation Rankings were released at 00.01 today by Times Higher Education via its website. It was intensely promoted via Twitter by the ‘Energizer Bunny’ of rankings, Phil Baty, and will be circulat...



Digital Assassination The New Weapons of Destruction Book Review

Posted by CKSyme.com 03-14-2012 5:14 pm


Digital Assassination is an eye opener. If you didnt understand the unbelievable power of the internet to ruin lives and organizations before you read the book, you will after. But authors Mark Davis and Richard Torrenzano dont point a finger of blame a...



Facebook Timeline for Pages: Why is this so hard

Posted by Alaina Wiens 03-14-2012 3:00 pm


I have more pressing things to write about and, certainly, more pressing things to think about, but I can’t get beyond this at the moment. Facebook Timeline for Pages. I was so very excited. I love my personal Timeline. I’m a very visual perso...



Evolutionary Web Design at Americas Second Oldest College

Posted by Susan Talbert Evans Blog 03-14-2012 2:30 pm


Today, I feel like Tevye and Golde admiring their eldest daughter at her wedding, and remembering the past. I’m humming a tune from Fiddler on the Roof as I gaze adoringly at the new William & Mary website. Called a refresh by the internal team ...



Delivering an Amazing Site on Every Device: UC San Diego Edition

Posted by mStoner blog 03-14-2012 1:32 pm


The web team at UC San Diego are early adopters of responsive design in higher education. Many of the top levels of their site display optimally on desktop browsers, mobile devices, and tablets—and they have plans to take this strategy down to the...



March Madness of Higher Education Data Breaches

Posted by The Higher Ed CIO 03-14-2012 11:29 am


In honor of March Madness the folks at Application Security, Inc have released the Second Annual Higher Education Data Breach Madness Brackets. This is a fun look at the serious issue of higher education data breaches using brackets to create a “dat...



[Infograph] Why What We Do Helps the Economy

Posted by .eduGuru 03-14-2012 10:51 am


I was passed this infographic the other day.  It has more to do with the value of a college education to someone that is thinking about attending a school, but as a college digital marketer it is nice to see that we are still marketing a valuable proposit...