The times they are a-changin'. Instagram announced March 15 that its feeds "will soon be ordered to show the moments we believe you will care about the most." I panicked.
I knew the college needed Instagram, and I'd known it for a while. It's a great tool to connect with current and prospective students (think recruitment), and it's gotten to be an expected piece of any well-rounded social media strategy.
Social media is free, but good social media management is not. Effective planning and scheduling can help save you a lot of time!
#CSUSocial made a goal to snap fresh content from ColoradoStateU 3-5 times a week. Here’s how we’re doing it.
Sit back. Kick your feet up. Your job's about to get a little easier.
They're not quite an image yet they're certainly not a video. They're awkward -- and that's why I like them. The quality is low, and the emotion runs high.
Committee life at universities can be painful, but the Social Media Committee at Colorado State is different. Here’s why.
If you're not currently an undergraduate it's possible that you've never heard of Yik Yak. But if you're a current undergrad, it's pretty much impossible that you haven't heard about Yik Yak.
Plan until you can’t plan, and then let it ride.
Some say content is king, but in the world of social media data is queen.
Link to Presentation File: Making Photos Social Strong visuals are important on social. Our brains are hardwired to process information...
Using Buzzfeed as a tool for higher education social media.
The story Brutus is a young Rottweiler born to a breeder who left him in freezing temperatures as a puppy, causing...
Making Your Photos Social Date: Friday, Oct. 30 @ 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. in the Morgan Library Event Hall...
Want to provide some structure to a large number of diverse social media accounts? Follow these tips!
Take advantage of viral trends to amplify your reach and boost engagement with your audience. Here's how we're using what's going on in the world around us to create successful content.
Here's what we're doing to help students take engaging screenshots of their admissions decisions for social media.
Social media is now the doorstep to your program. It's important to ensure your social profiles are branded well.