The Secret Power of the Internal Social Media Strategy

Posted by Link: The Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals 07-16-2014 2:16 pm


Oftentimes when we talk about social media, we spend the majority of our time focusing on the stories that define us, on content, and on engagement. Rarely do we spend much time talking about boring, old internal processes. In fact, when it comes to socia...



Millennials Expect A Consistent Brand Experience

Posted by CKSyme.com 07-16-2014 7:21 am


It’s been said that trust is built with consistency. By now we all know that todays internet user expects an optimized experience wherever they virtually go. Thats especially true for Millennials.  A recent survey from SDL reiterated data that the...



The Power of the First-Person Perspective

Posted by Meet Content 07-15-2014 8:35 am


A lot has been said about clickbait content from sites like Upworthy, whose headlines tug on (some say exploit) emotions and curiosity to lure readers to their content. While I dont feel as strongly about these headlines as many do, one type of headlin...



How Open is Finnish Higher Education

Posted by GlobalHigherEd 07-14-2014 10:33 pm


Editor’s note: While the globalization of higher education and research is a process associated with the enhanced mobility of faculty, staff, and students, the frictions shaping the process are many. They include not just regulations related to skil...



Sexual Assault and Higher Ed

Posted by HigherEd Live 07-14-2014 2:27 pm


In this segment of Admissions Live (airdate July 14, 2014), host Chris D’Orso talks with Eliza Gray, TIME writer, about her cover story, “Rape: The Crisis In Higher Education.” Sponsors: Zinch/Chegg Did you know that the Chegg Cloud, whi...



Google Analytics Presentation at WhippleHill Conference

Posted by Geoff Campbell 07-14-2014 10:15 am


On Thursday (July 10th), I presented (alongside web consultants from WhippleHill) on how private schools can immediately take advantage of the most immediately useful insights on Google Analytics. Below is a snapshot of the conference program and slides f...



Website Standards in Higher Ed 72 Hour Launch Sale

Posted by EduStyle Blog 07-14-2014 10:02 am


We’re excited to announce that our latest publication is now available. To arrive at this point, weve spent countless hours researching, surveying and talking with web professionals at dozens of higher ed institutions. In the process, weve been ab...



Web Forms for More Student Engagement

Posted by HigherEd Live 07-10-2014 2:11 pm


Today we are joined by Chris Lucas, Vice President of Marketing at Formstack, to discuss key findings from the companys new Form Conversion Report. The report features data from 400,000+ online form users on how to make your higher ed forms more conversi...



Building a Digital Advancement Communications Strategy Means Embracing a New Philosophy

Posted by HigherEd Live 07-09-2014 3:36 pm


New evidence of success in the digital realm of advancement communications can be found in recent Giving Day” results both in terms of dollars raised and donor participation percentages. Columbia University, Colgate University and Washington and Le...



Dynamically Updating Gravity Forms Fields

Posted by HighEdWebTech 07-09-2014 1:23 pm


I recently found myself needing to dynmically populate fields in a Gravity Forms form on my website. Here's how to do it. The post Dynamically Updating Gravity Forms Fields appeared first on HighEdWebTech.