4 Ways to Gain Followers for Your School on Instagram

4 Ways To Gain More Followers For Your School On Instagram

This post originally appeared on the npEngage blog from Blackbaud. The social media channel I’m most excited about using this school year is Instagram. Why? Because in just a little over five months we’ve already doubled our following! Even though we’ve had an Instagram account for over two years, we only became serious with our Instagram strategy […]

Top 10 Blog Posts of 2014

Top Blog Posts of 2014

The end of the year is traditionally a time to look back and reflect. One way to reflect is to evaluate what has worked and what hasn’t worked with regard to blog posts. I was recently checking my Google Analytics and thought I would share my Top 10 Blog Posts of 2014. 1. How to Start Using […]

The Real Social Media On 9/11

The REAL Social Media on 9-11

I remember the incredibly blue sky, probably the most beautiful blue sky I have ever seen. I remember the scarce, wispy white clouds dotting the horizon. I remember the clean, crisp, cool air fill my lungs. I remember the exact spot were I was standing when I heard that a plane flew into the first […]

Should Schools Bother With Instagram?

should schools bother with instagram

This is a guest post by Mike Leembruggen – Mike is an online marketing enthusiast, having started as an I.T support officer in a school, and then to running his own digital agency, he now offers marketing advice and software development services to schools and universities across the globe. Should Schools Bother With Instagram? The […]

People are Talking About You…Without You

People are Talking About You…Without You

This is a guest post by Chuck Bankoff – Chuck has been a Digital Marketing strategist since 1999 and is an International speaker, author and trainer to other internet consultants on 5 continents. Chuck manages the Kreative Webworks team of website development and web presence optimization specialists who created Charter School Marketing to help schools […]

Show, Don’t Tell Marketing Made Easier With iPhone Video

Show, Don’t Tell Marketing Made Easier With iPhone Video

<div class=“content-box-blue“>This is a guest post by Matthew Taylor. Matthew is the Director of Strategic Communications at Ravenscroft School located in Raleigh, NC. </div> I inherited a strong communications program when I started working at Ravenscroft. One of the efforts I immediately fell in love with is called Classroom Connection. It’s a blog that offers […]

My 3 Favorite Social Media Sites for Schools

Favorite Social Media Sites for Schools

I’m often asked what are my favorite social media sites for schools and my answer might surprise you. I hear this questions a lot when schools begin thinking about where they would like to maintain a social media presence or expand their existing social media presence. There are a number of factors that I consider […]