I wanted to spread the word about a new site that launched on Friday called EDUniverse (www.eduniverse.org). It's a great centralized place to keep up to speed on blog posts and presentations from our higher education peers all over the web. The site is a great resource for finding new, relevant and interesting higher ed related content, discovering other higher ed folks to Twitter, and just keep up with what's going on in the industry. I…See More
"The College of William & Mary has a "Social Stream" that is an aggregator of our Facebook, Twitter, Flickr and YouTube updates http://social.wm.edu/. This was implemented simply using the RSS feeds available from each social…"
"One of the best ways I'm aware of is YouTube Direct http://www.youtube.com/user/Direct. It allows users to submit videos to you which you can then approve and use for your projects. In YouTube/Google's words:
"Thanks - I appreciate it! It was a lot of "new" for us. Personally, I'd done a little bit of responsive design (took a class) but nothing at this level. I'd not done HTML5 or really delved into CSS3 and then finding…"
Position SummaryThe School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS) in the midst of an exciting period of growth in its capacity to prepare leaders and solve societal problems, and seeks a web developer for the large-scale project of moving the Schools current website to a more modern platform. Reporting to the Director, Engineering Communications, the primary role of the web developer is to setup and build the framework for the new website (utilizing Drupal). The person in this position will…See More
The Albert S. Cook Library seeks a highly skilled and innovative Web Services Specialist to participate in all stages of the application development life cycle. Under the direction of the Information Technology Librarian, this position provides primary web application development support for the Library’s online initiatives. Focusing on services that improve the user experience for the University’s students, faculty, and staff, the Web Services Specialist collaborates with team members, other…See More
We launched a redesign of our site on July 1. It was more than just a new skin, it was a reorganization of the content. In the past we've tried to serve all audiences - current students, prospects, staff, faculty and alumni. It ended up being link overload. It also used internal back office terminology that was confusing to prospects.Our charge was to gear the site toward prospective students and to move all content for current students and faculty & staff behind our existing portal.We…See More