LinkedIn-stitution: How universities and students use the professional social networking site

LinkedIn-stitution: How universities and students use the professional social networking site

Every month we show how British universities are harnessing the likes  of Facebook, Twitter and Instagram in various weird and wonderful ways. But how should and do they make use of the world’s largest professional networking site, LinkedIn?

Social media for schools – the do’s and don’ts

Social media for schools – the do’s and don’ts

Learning the etiquette of social media isn’t always easy.  There are an awful lot of unwritten rules when it comes to best practice and good behaviour.  Whether it’s Facebook, or Twitter or Instagram, we’ve pulled together 7 top tips that we’ve learnt along the way to help anybody running a school’s social media account...

And the best university YouTube film award goes to...

And the best university YouTube film award goes to...

Vibrant, interactive and innovative social media campaigns have become the mainstay for the majority of universities clamouring to build a connection with potential applicants before the all important UCAS deadline in January. We’ve taken a look at our three favourite YouTube films that universities have commissioned...

5 ways to improve your school’s online visibility

5 ways to improve your school’s online visibility

Should your school be concerned about its online presence?  The short answer is ‘yes’.  How you behave online can have a massive impact on how both current and prospective parents perceive you. Here are our 5 top tips on how your school can improve its digital presence...

#FreshersWeek17 - From Bongo Bingo to Massaoke

#FreshersWeek17 - From Bongo Bingo to Massaoke

#Fresher’sWeek17 is fast approaching with its usual mix of club nights, pub crawls and live music. In a departure from the usual Going Social post we’ve done some digging and trawled through the online Ents lists up and down the country to uncover some of the more unusual, hidden gems on offer...