We are hosting our third annual .eduGuru Summit on March 27 & 28. It is a great and affordable online conference that is broken up into two days for two different but related audiences. Wednesday March 27, 2013 is the Strategy Track for Online Marketing Professionals and Thursday March 28, 2013 is the Technical Track for Web Developers and Programmers. By doing it online we are able to keep the costs low,…See More
We have had discussions in the past about outsourcing and I'm sure we are all curious about just how much outsourcing actually goes on. Please take the survey below. It will take no more than 10 minutes and the results will be something that I'm sure we will all find super valuable. Thanks. Take the State Of Outsourcing in Higher Ed Survey All the results will be shared and…See More
A Survey for the state of Higher Ed Social Media. Click on the link and fill out the survey! We are looking to get a pulse of what colleges and universities are doing and then share the results with everyone. The more people to participate the better the results will be. Help us/help everyone!…See More
"We have several virtual machines at Slicehost, and it's worked out very well for us. The applications we have built that interact with our enterprise information system reside on an on-campus box, but we do allow ourselves to do some reads of…"
"Hey folks, I'd like to revive this discussion a bit, check in and see whether those of you hosting off-campus are still satisfied with your off-campus hosts, and whether those of you in-house are still keeping things in-house.
I'm CEO of nuCloud. We specialize in interactive campus maps and virtual tours for higher education. I also founded and actively contribute to .eduGuru an award winning higher education marketing blog.
"We have started the move to make all our sites HTTPS. With our InCommon membership (paid by our State Chancellor's Ofice), we get free certificates, so there is no ongoing costs.
In 2014, Google said they give some SEO bumps to HTTPS sites.…"
"Yep, I got the same messages. Some of our sites use SSL and we've been talking about migrating all the rest our sites for a while now. I suspect we will be doing it rather than just talking about it sooner rather than later now. :\"
I recently got a notice from Google that in October 2017 Chrome V62 with show the warning "NOT SECURE" on all our web pages we have a input field for search. Since on most of our pages there is nothing that would require secure information I've never felt the need for HTTPS. Our class registration pages are secure but not the general information pages. The warning is going to scare people though. Are others upgrading their websites?See More
It’s the last week get HighEdWeb 2017 early-bird registration pricing! When you register for the Annual Conference by the end of Monday, July 31, you save $100 — and who doesn’t love that?!Register by July 31 to save $100…See More
"Hi Samuel – WordPress will be a good choice for this kind of project. Can you let us know more about what features you are thinking of adding? It seems to me that a combination of a WordPress site and tightly integrated social media channels…"
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