Think of your higher ed marketing strategy as a game plan

Blog Article

Higher Ed Marketing 101: Strategy vs. Tactics

Strategy vs. tactics. These terms are often a real source of confusion for marketers, even experienced ones. You can write the most beautiful strategic plan in the world, but if you fail to think about and incorporate tactics (the tools and techniques to execute it), the plan usually sits on a shelf without ever actually being implemented.

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Marketer's Guide

7 Steps For Building an Integrated Marketing Strategy & Plan

We’ve heard from many a school that integrated marketing is not as easy as it sounds. Of course, it’s not that their marketing is intentionally disjointed; it’s just an unfortunate byproduct of their organizational structure and resource limitations. Let's talk about how to change that.

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How to Read a Digital Marketing Report

A key part of being a digital marketer is reading and analyzing analytic reports. Reports give marketers insights into what’s working and isn’t working in a digital marketing campaign. With so many different metrics, marketers can be at a loss at where to begin. If you’re finding yourself a little lost in the metrics you’ve come to the right place!

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Big and Bold: UNC Charlotte Launches New Website

Emblazoned on the front of the new UNC Charlotte homepage, these big and bold words usher viewers into the redesigned website. Behind the text, eye-catching videos flash, showcasing the overwhelming variety of opportunities at UNC Charlotte - from a dance class to a percussion concert to a football game. Engaging, user-friendly and vivid: the website has been completely transformed.

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Case Study

Finding Success: One Brand, Many Digital Marketing Strategies

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is a rapidly growing urban research university. Though that's a point of pride, it also presents a very real challenge: an increasing number of programs across campus that need support in driving inquiries and enrollment

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Break Out the Champagne!

VisionPoint is on the Best Employer's List for the second year in a row!

Case Study

From Zero to 800 in One Marketing Plan: A VisionPoint Case Study

Learn more about how UC Santa Barbara and VisionPoint partnered to launch a brand new program and drive 800 leads through integrated marketing.

Blog Article

A Time to Shine: Recapping NCMPR's 2017 National Conference

The 2017 NCMPR National Conference was an incredible opportunity to learn from the best and brightest higher education professionals, and we wanted to share some highlights with you.

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From Fixed Width to Responsive in 60 Days How one school did it, and you can, too.

There's one site traffic trend every higher ed institution shares: the rise of mobile. Mobile traffic has eclipsed desktop traffic in the US, and Google has all but kicked fixed-width sites to the corner.

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The Intern Insider: How to Make the Most of Your Internship

Having a chance to intern for VisionPoint Marketing has been one of the greatest experiences in my growing professional career.


NCMPR 2017 Presentation - Mission Impossible A Comprehensive Community College Website Redesign

Anne Arundel Community College recently accepted a seemingly impossible mission 

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Marketer's Guide

Persona Starter Kit for Community Colleges: A Higher Ed Marketer's Guide

It's key in all of your marketing and communications efforts to keep your audience top of mind.