You gotta love it… The Social Media Revolution

You gotta love it… The Social Media Revolution
by William Stites ·

So I don’t know what version of the video from Erik Qualman this is, but this has always been one … Continue reading »

Top 10 edSocialMedia Posts for 2013 (Content Audit, too…)

Top 10 edSocialMedia Posts for 2013 (Content Audit, too…)
by William Stites ·

As we welcome in 2014 it feels appropriate to take a look back at the year that was, and a … Continue reading »

Defining a Viral Video: A Halloween Story

Defining a Viral Video: A Halloween Story
by William Stites ·

What does it mean to have a viral video? Does it need to have thousands of views? Does it need … Continue reading »

Facebook Boosted Posts vs Print Ads

Facebook Boosted Posts vs Print Ads
by William Stites ·

Is its worth it to use boost posts on Facebook? I do and I believe the answer is YES!   … Continue reading »

School Spotlight: Sewickley Academy

School Spotlight: Sewickley Academy
by William Stites ·

Note: In the first of a series of post spotlighting schools and their use of social media we will take … Continue reading »

Rally the Base to Build Engagement: #cougarpride!

Rally the Base to Build Engagement: #cougarpride!
by William Stites ·

Twitter is taking off at our school — especially in our athletic stream, @mkaathletics.   About a year ago, our athletic … Continue reading »

Twitter and Writing: “Half as Long”

Twitter and Writing: “Half as Long”
by William Stites ·

There is a movie I, and any fly fisherman, love called “A River Runs Through It“. It features Brat Pitt, … Continue reading »

Top 10 edSocialMedia Posts of 2012

Top 10 edSocialMedia Posts of 2012
by William Stites ·

As with all things New Years, it’s always good to look back at the previous year and celebrate the things that made it special.

Although all of our contributors share meaningful and enlightening stories our their successes, failures and questions, we’ve collected the most popular posts of the past 12 months. Continue reading »

Social Media and Crisis Management

Social Media and Crisis Management
by William Stites ·

First, for those of you affected by Hurricane Sandy, I hope that you and all of your loved ones are … Continue reading »

COPPA Challenges, Lies and the Future

COPPA Challenges, Lies and the Future
by William Stites ·

I’ve been thinking a lot about the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) and how it impacts the tools and … Continue reading »