June 28, 2016
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Lessons learned with Periscope and Facebook Live

I explained in my previous post how we came to start using live social video at William & Mary, now I’ll share some of the lessons learned from our first three broadcasts. It doesn’t have to be a long planned out project Our … Continue reading

John Dickerson interviewed for W&M's Facebook Live, photo courtesy of Sarah Juliano

June 27, 2016
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William & Mary’s forays into live social video

Finding great ways to use live streaming social video on campus had been on the agenda of the social media folks at William & Mary since Periscope launched in the spring of 2015. However, no great projects or ideas really materialized, as the ephemeral nature of … Continue reading

December 15, 2014
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A Couple of Nods to Responsive Sites

Folks in Creative Services spent a lot of time over the past year and a half making the many websites we manage responsive for mobile users. We submitted a few of those to the Education Digital Marketing Awards for consideration. … Continue reading

May 14, 2013
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Crowdsourcing a photo slideshow for #wmgrad

In previous years our office had helped collect photos for the Commencement ceremony opening slideshow. With the doors opening at 9:30 am, this slideshow repeated for a couple of hours, followed by a video of the graduates making their traditional … Continue reading

March 1, 2013
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Higher Ed Marketing Awards

I stayed up for the Oscars last Sunday….didn’t win anything. But, I was pleasantly surprised the next morning to receive early notification of the winners in the Higher Education Marketing Report’s 28th Annual Educational Advertising Awards. William & Mary scored three … Continue reading