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:
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
We are in the process of reviewing various mass email services (services hosted in the cloud). Has anyone done this recently and prepared either an RFP or requirements document you would be willing to share?Some of our initial requirements are listed below.Agency model where we can serve as administrator to multiple, separate department accounts housed under the same agency/institutional account (each account would have their own separate login and billing)Only approved email templates can be…See More
"It’s the last week to nominate for the third annual Critics' Choice CMS Awards! Help us spread the word and let them know why OU Campus is the CMS of choice for higher education. Recommended categories include: Best Enterprise JAVA CMS…"
Job Summary: Working collaboratively with the Marketing and Communications team, this position has primary responsibility for SBU’s public website, designing and developing web sites and applications and ensuring the University is implementing web technology best-practices to communicate key messages to its audiences. Essential FunctionsDevelop and maintain site navigation and wireframe that utilizes responsive design best practicesAdminister a content management systemCoordinate with…See More