"It's not an option for those of us at public universities, but we are part of YouTube.EDU which I highly recommend if you choose not to go with the partnership program. We've been able to customize our page and become part of the EDU…"
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The functionality that we had with the previous company was that users could fill out a form on our site including name and cell phone number. They were then sent a text message which included the ringtone file. This seemed…"
"How is searching handled for these services? We have looked at a few similar products and are still trying to find one where the content is search-friendly. It's one thing to search from the site, but we want the content within to be found…"
Does anyone have a recommendation for a company that provides ringtone downloads? The company we have been using seems to be going out of business and we're looking for a new provider. The company should be focused on B2B sales (a focus on education works too, but just not as likely to find) as opposed to selling ringtones to individual customers. We are looking to create ringtones from approximately 10 MP3s and offer them as downloads to alumni, fans, students, etc.
"My area, Internet Services, falls under University Communications. We work very closely with Design and Marketing Services which also fall within the Univ. Communications office. Internet Services is made up of 3 (hopefully soon to be 4) staff and…"
"On a related note, the key to tools like zmags.com is to look into whether the pages can be searched for key words and also whether the magazine and its pages/articles can be found in search engines. We looked at a few different companies that…"
"We follow almost the same process, except right now the magazine site isn't in CMS. This summer, we are going to skip the print version and push the magazine online. Not sure what the long term plan is... We have looked at Zmags as a possible…"
"@Charlie Triplett - We don't currently have control over the opt-out message being displayed. We are migrating to a new version of CRM, however, that does offer some customization. I'll be able to add an "unsubscribe message" and…"
"absolutely. we did countless focus groups with current students about the state of email. it took them about 20minutes to vent about what they called "uni-spam" and the result was that the students simply refused to use their university…"
"Implementing a content governance plan, complete with workflows and approvals, is essential when building a digital strategy for your site. Register for our upcoming webcast with Stamats to learn best practices for content governance. "
"Change is inevitable, and you want to make sure your content is still consistent after you reorganize your site. Check out the importance of using dependency tags in OU Campus to make sure both your site visitors and search engines can still find…"
"Planning a dream kitchen is like redesigning a website. It's easy to change the colors, but if the content doesn't provide what users need, your site visitors will not find value. So where do you start?"
"Your website’s voice helps drive your brand and deliver consistency across your site. In our latest blog post, Jim Heiney from Lock Haven University shows how to keep that consistency using OU Campus."
Just a brief note to inform all University developers that we have just published a new ranking of the top 200 Universities in Facebook based on the number of likes (fans count) each Facebook page has. Visit http://www.4icu.org/top-universities-facebook/For the US listing of all Universities in Facebook and their fans count popularity please visit…See More
So way back in "the day" (eight or so years ago), our employee/student email inboxes were routinely deluged with 40+ individual email messages per day due to the "campus-wide" email lists being open for anyone here to send messages to.Enough people eventually decried the situation, so we came up with an email/website "publication" that was basically akin to a "daily digest email" of what were originally individual messages.This was highly successful and took a large part of the burden off of…See More
Just a suggestion regarding a sustainable future for UWEBD (software platform). When I was at OmniUpdate we migrated from Ning to SocialEngine. SE has a Ning 2 import tool: http://get.socialengine.com/ning/ The process was pretty smooth for…"