We've used Ning for the past two years in conjunction with our first year experience program (which pretty much takes place in that period between when our summer orientations are over and our classes begin & the freshmen get…"
Hey all-I was wondering if anyone has been using Ning as an incoming private student group/portal where they can connect and share information. If so how was that working out for you? What limitations did you experience? Any pleasant surprises? Also does anyone know if you can still use Ning on your own servers?Thanks in advance...Cliff JenkinsInteractive Media ManagerCollege of Mount St. JosephSee More
2. Nope, they paid for it, since they wanted something different it came out of their own pockets. Now they're tired of it and want something for less money.
3. Unfortunately, yes.
4. Yes, but they're all overpriced. I'd…"
"Departments often want to do their own thing, but if you are responsible for maintaining a consistent brand identity for the university I'd advice against it. If they feel a need to incorporate certain features in the site, then I'd work…"
"We did an entirely different look and feel for our Athletics site, yet we kept it within our "domain".
We have been talking about providing an "Athletics-geared" CMS site for quite some time now, but it's all been just…"
I'm in a bit of a conundrum and I'm looking for a little advice...Here's the deal, we redesigned our site roughly a year-and-a-half ago and included athletics on that redesign. The SID at the time was named a stakeholder in the redesign group due to the fact that athletics is one of our top destinations. The SID was fairly uninterested in the whole process and basically checked out.Now they're knocking on the door saying that they're unhappy with the design and they want something different.…See More
With your work in new Ed Technology, I recommend you take a look at Wiziq's virtual classroom and authorstream's power point presentation platform. Both are web based platforms, have a bunch of features and free basic service.
Hello,I'm in charge of information systems at SUNY Orange, but our budget isn't currently allowing us to hire a full-time web developer, so I was looking for outsourced solutions that other institutions can recommend. We have a few PHP/MySQL applications, and will be shortly moving to OmniUpdate as far as general content management. We also have a Luminis portal.Any suggestions?Thank you in advance.ArturSee More
"I would support using LinkedIn for this group (and have confirmed that I am a member over there). Generally I follow highered topics/people on twitter, but long-range/complicated discussions are impossible on that platform. A combo of…"
"Emergency Alerts for OU Campus allows you to communicate with students, staff, and the community with custom website announcements. When time matters most, make sure your website is the go-to place for info."
"This is the first time I have been here in a long time. Selfishly, I would hope that you would be able to continue the site, but I understand realities. As I re-acquaint myself, I'm seeing a lot of value in what you have tirelessly built.…"
"Hi Mark, in line with many others who have posted, first a big thank you for providing this resource for so many years. I was a keen reader of it and occasional poster a good few years ago. And I loved my Website Hero mug until I dropped it and had…"
"I was a recent addition and did not find too much activity here that I could leverage but LinkedIn does seem to be the logical destination. Perhaps there is interest here and you can crowd source the migration. Migrating the content could…"
"I would be very sorry to see this resource go. I am just a one person shop at my college and feel quite a alone as far as anyone understanding the complexity of what I do. It's a wonderful thing to see people facing the same challenges I face…"