"Thus the importance of understanding analytics and what your goals are. I feel its really about having a live person looking at these reports to really understand what's going on. I'm not sure anything automated can really do this. It also…"
"I agree with Tim. If you havent started with the Google URL builder or a URL shortenter, you can use GA's referrals reports to see where social media traffic is coming from and going to. I use this primarily in my reports to prove the worth of…"
"What about reporting on the goals of the site? ie: X people hit the apply now link, compared to X people over the same time period last week/month/year.
With some specific goals, you can start moving towards testing and reporting that changing A to…"
"I do monthly reports for two of our VPs and the president. I attach the standard GA pdf report to an email so they can look at whatever trends they desire and then in the email include my analysis with actionable items -- trends on parts of the site…"
This may, or may not be a long shot, I returned to higher ed web management in January. One of the joys I have inherited is refining the UX for our student services portal. While I am a long time php abuser, I have less experience with .net based applications...are there people out there who are dealing with same? Does anyone want to trade experiences/answer occasional questions?Thanks,Ken PooleyWebmaster Southern Maine Community Collegehttp://www.SmccME.eduSee More
The Marketing Communications group in the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Division of Information Technology (DoIT) is looking for an enthusiastic, talented full-time User Experience Consultant (Project Position) to join our team.Your roleWe need someone who is driven–dare we say obsessed–to understand and define the challenges our users face and the types of experiences that will be most user-friendly and effective for them. Help us understand, translate, and communicate users’…See More
Web Specialist / Designer at Syracuse UniversityApply at: https://www.sujobopps.com/postings/53226The role of a web specialist is to facilitate the use of web-based technologies to support divisional goals and enhance communications.Responsibilities Include:Focus web communications throughout the Division to provide a consistency of design, brand and message.Provide guidance and leadership to the Division in all areas of web…See More
"Thanks very much for the update, Dan. I had a look at your RFP a while ago and wondered how your search went. I hope to be able to contacted you off-list at some point for a few specifics as we're looking to do something similar.
Hi All,When you search for Union College in Google (https://www.google.com/#q=union+college) you get a little synopsis of the college in the right hand bar. The logo they are pulling is actually the college seal from a third party site. Does anyone have any tips on how to influence Google to pull a specific logo from our site (preferably of our choosing).-David See More
"We're excited to announce we won a Silver Stevie Award for Customer Service Department of the Year! We are proud of our support staff for all their hard work, and we couldn't ask for a better community of customers. Check out…"