Archive | December

Becoming an Industry Expert: Watching Out for #1

Becoming an Industry Expert: Watching Out for #1

To expand on my last post about continuing your web education, there are many specific things that you can leverage the web for to build your professional reputation and add to your resume.  As people go about continuing their education, at some point everyone becomes an expert in something.  What is important to remember is [...]

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Congratulations Rachel Reuben, MBA!

Obviously one of the benefits of working for a college is the ability to get free tuition to the school, but until you’ve taken advantage of that benefit I don’t think you can really understand that it is both a blessing and a curse.

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Where is the fold? Google browser size vs. actual heatmap

Where is the fold? Google browser size vs. actual heatmap

Google released a tool yesterday called Google Browser Size in effort to show how users with various screen sizes see your site. They also wrote up a blog post about it.

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Continuing Web Education: Watching Out for #1

Continuing Web Education: Watching Out for #1

The writers on this blog have recently put out some great content that indirectly was focused on individuals instead of tips to make your job easier.  The leading indicators are that we have weathered the worst of this recession and things are beginning to turn upward.  This doesn’t mean that people aren’t scared for their [...]

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[Guru Survey] Are Classes In Your Toolbox?

[Guru Survey] Are Classes In Your Toolbox?

Good budgeting includes doing effective resource management. The web has to produce a lot of different media, and so making the most of our resources is extremely important. This is becoming increasingly important as we’re asked to do more with less. The neat thing about higher ed though is that we have access to a [...]

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Learning SEO From Lady GaGa

Learning SEO From Lady GaGa

Dear God, forgive me my sins, for I must speak the name of the Unholy One.  I mean Lady GaGa.  Let me be very clear on this point: prior to a couple months ago, aside from hearing some passing references to the name, I really had no clue who she was.  Frankly… I’m still not [...]

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3 Ways to Build Knowledge Base #FAIL

3 Ways to Build Knowledge Base #FAIL

I’m not sure why you decided to read this.  Nobody sets out to fail, do they?  Maybe you just wanted something to read while you had your lunch today.  Or maybe you suspect I am being facetious.

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