AP style vs. substance

Posted by Higher Ed Marketing 06-11-2014 8:41 am


What has gotten into those crusty curmudgeons who edit the Associated Press Stylebook For those of you whose own in-house editorial style leans heavily on the AP Stylebook — the self-proclaimed “journalist’s bible” — you may...



#hewebse to focus on making awesome

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 06-10-2014 10:57 am


The HighEdWeb Southeast conference, #hewebse for short (or those wishing to follow the backchannel), will look to bring a sunny and warm disposition to attendees on June 23 and 24. The conference at Florence Marion University’s Performing Arts Cente...



Why are colleges still writing press releases

Posted by InsideTimsHead 06-08-2014 5:54 pm


Everybody knows (well, I hope they do) that the dissemination of information and the news media themselves have changed immensely in the past few years. Today, colleges can reach large audiences for their stories, photos and videos via social media, while...



What Not To Miss At #CoSIDA14 Social Media Version

Posted by CKSyme.com 06-05-2014 10:40 pm


The CoSIDA convention is one of my favorite events of the year. Renewing friendships, learning new tricks and tips, attending the Young CoSIDA party and auction, seeing new faces at the FAME get together, and the Academic All-America Banquet are some of m...



How to Communicate with Students

Posted by HigherEd Live 06-05-2014 3:00 pm


Thursday, June 5th at 1:00pm ET TOPIC Social Media: What is the best way to communicate with students Facebook engagement is steadily decreasing and Higher Ed pros are desperately seeking the best way to connect and communicate with students Where do we...



[Infographic] Universities Need To Be Run Like Startups Or Risk Becoming Obsolete

Posted by .eduGuru 06-05-2014 9:20 am


I came across this inforgraphic this morning. I don’t think I’ve fully formulated an opinion on how much I completely agree with it, but I don’t necessarily disagree with any of it either. Either way I thought it was controversial and th...



Admissions Live: The Campus Visitor Experience and CIVSA

Posted by HigherEd Live 06-04-2014 12:06 pm


In this segment of Admissions Live (airdate June 2 2014), host Chris D’Orso chats with the executive board from the Collegiate Information & Visitor Services Association live from Chicago on the eve of their 2014 annual conference. Sponsors: Zi...



The Campus Visitor Experience and CIVSA

Posted by HigherEd Live 06-04-2014 12:06 pm


In this segment of Admissions Live (airdate June 2 2014), host Chris D’Orso chats with the executive board from the Collegiate Information & Visitor Services Association live from Chicago on the eve of their 2014 annual conference. Sponsors: Zi...



HEWT and GalleryEDU Named to EdTech Magazines Deans List

Posted by HighEdWebTech 06-04-2014 9:30 am


For the second year in a row, this humble blog has been named to EdTech Magazine's "50 Must-Read Higher Education Technology Blogs" list. The post HEWT and GalleryEDU Named to EdTech Magazine’s Dean’s List appeared first on HighEdWebTech.



Going Atomic for better #highered responsive websites

Posted by College Web Editor 06-04-2014 7:45 am


Did you miss my May 2014 column about Atomic Design for University Business Today’s post is a slightly longer version of what you missed with some added visuals to grab your attention ;-). Responsive Design Worflow: A Monster Its a fact: responsiv...