10 numbers to celebrate the 10th anniversary of this #highered blog

Posted by College Web Editor 02-03-2015 7:34 am


10 years minus 10 days I wish I were the one turning 10, but unfortunately… I’m already 25 (been that way for a few years now ;0). In 10 days, collegewebeditor.com, this little blog I started without a big master plan on February 12, 2005 will...



Blogs, Stats, and Higher Education

Posted by Eric Stoller's Blog 02-02-2015 8:09 pm


If you were ever wondering if Twitter was the tip of the iceberg for connecting short bursts of 140 characters to longer form blog content, look no further. A quick check of web stats for this blog shows an amazing number of college and university IP addr...



Blogs, Stats, Twitter, and Higher Education

Posted by Eric Stoller's Blog 02-02-2015 8:09 pm


If you were ever wondering if Twitter was the tip of the iceberg for connecting short bursts of 140 characters to longer form blog content, look no further. A quick check of web stats for this blog shows an amazing number of college and university IP addr...



Consulting, Speaking, and Writing in the United Kingdom

Posted by Eric Stoller's Blog 02-02-2015 2:43 pm


Thrilled to be able to announce that I am now able to work in the United Kingdom as a higher education consultant. My wife and I relocated to London and are loving life in a new country/city. Looking forward to continuing to work with clients in the Unite...



HighEd Web Regionals 2015

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 02-02-2015 1:39 pm




Positive Psychology in Student Affairs

Posted by HigherEd Live 02-02-2015 9:09 am




Meet #HigherEd Analytics Pros: Erik Hagen (@erik_hagen) from @CalLutheran

Posted by Higher Ed Analytics 02-02-2015 7:55 am


Erik Hagen, Director of Web Communications at California Lutheran University and an alum of Higher Ed Experts certificate program on Advanced and Predictive Web Analytics for Higher Ed, is one of the 12 higher ed professionals who will present at the 2015...



Six Recent Innovations in Alumni Relations

Posted by Alumni Futures 01-31-2015 12:54 pm


An anonymous user recently asked the following question on the "answer site" Quora.com: What are some innovations in the way that universities are handling their alumni relations My answers might be "trends" instead of "innovations," but it's clear that ...



Secret Sauce: The Ingredients of a 99% Senior Giving Rate

Posted by HigherEd Live 01-30-2015 10:58 am


What are the keys to a wildly successful Senior Gift Campaign Hamilton College has discovered them. For more than a decade, Hamilton Colleges senior class has achieved a 90+ percent participation rate. The Class of 2015s goal is 99% participation. How ...



A refreshing take on the work we do

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 01-30-2015 8:21 am


Steve Virtue (@SteveVirtue) — who once upon a time worked in our world of higher education marketing — recently pointed me to a nicely done article about the PR business in higher ed. It’s a brief op-ed by Léo Charbonneau, the deputy edi...