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.
"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…"