May 2015 Reports: #highered Web Analytics Monthly Benchmarking Reports for the US, UK & France

Posted by Higher Ed Analytics 06-09-2015 7:45 am


As part of a 1-year project, I’ve decided to published monthly benchmarking reports using Google Analytics benchmarking reports for Universities & Colleges websites. Why these benchmarking analytics reports As I explained in a column published...



The Devastation of Social Media Public Shaming [Book Review]

Posted by CKSyme.com 06-09-2015 7:09 am


Author Jon Ronson learned his first lesson about public shaming when his identity was stolen on Twitter. His new book, So Youve Been Publicly Shamed, begins with the story of how some young researchers had forged his identity on Twitter into what they ca...



Membership vs. Support Models for Alumni Engagement

Posted by HigherEd Live 06-08-2015 3:36 pm


One of the greatest challenges facing engagement pros in both alumni associations and university advancement offices is figuring out how to foster greater participation while staying within budget margins. While many alumni associations are funded primari...



Cortland Crisis Communications Panel: SUNYCUAD Recap

Posted by HigherEd Live 06-08-2015 1:24 pm


Frederic Pierce, director of public relations at SUNY Cortland, discussed how Cortland dealt with the fallout from a wild and crazy 2014 Cortaca (annual Cortland / Ithaca football game) riot that ended in dozens of arrests and widespread complaints from c...



Marketing & Branding 585: SUNYCUAD Session Recap

Posted by HigherEd Live 06-08-2015 12:53 pm


As Higher Education is being scrutinized from multiple directions, it is more important than ever before to focus on solid branding and marketing in our institutions. SUNYCUAD hosted a panel discussion with local Rochester communications leaders to pick t...



My Dream WordPress Setup

Posted by HighEdWebTech 06-08-2015 10:24 am


I love WordPress. It's a flexible tool, but security and performance is becoming an issue. It's time for WordPress to go static. The post My Dream WordPress Setup appeared first on HighEdWebTech.



Issues and Trends in Student Unions

Posted by HigherEd Live 06-04-2015 4:49 pm


  Join co-host Tony Doody for this great opportunity to hear from ACUI’s new CEO, John Taylor as he talks about “Trends in Unions and Student Activities” and shares his aspirations for the future of the association. We’ll also...



Email Verification

Posted by CKSyme.com 06-04-2015 10:22 am


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The Case For Joint Crisis Management Between Athletics And Campus Communications

Posted by CKSyme.com 06-03-2015 8:38 am


When a crisis strikes a college athletic department, campus communications people often feel the need to jump in and take over. After all, athletic departments are the most recognizable face of many universities. Their troubles can become a quick black ma...



Trends In Campus Recreation

Posted by HigherEd Live 06-01-2015 10:16 am


What are the hot trends and issues in Campus Recreation today How is technology revolutionizing our work and the student experience What research connects academic success and learning outcomes with Campus Recreation participation What are some innovat...