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Boost your online profile with these six social media templates to save you valuable time: http://ow.ly/NjKT6
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It's time for your school to get on Pinterest. This guide will help you do that.
 
At +Sewickley Academy we've had success promoting our school on Pinterest. Check out our account here: https://www.pinterest.com/sewickley1838  
#ismarketing #schoolpr #emchat
Want to get your business on Pinterest and start sending serious traffic to your website? Here's how to launch your Pinterest business account like a pro!
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The Director of Communications has primary responsibility for advancing the school’s mission through supporting marketing strategy and implementation and the development of consistent cross-platform messaging. She/he is responsible for upholding and promoting the mission, values, and special character of the Academy to all its constituencies, as well as to the wider world. She/he is expected to find ways to develop, articulate, and promote the im...
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Is your school on Instagram? Have you thought about getting your school on Instagram?
 
If you answered yes to either question please read this post!
 
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In this guest post by Mike Leembruggen he asks should schools bother with instagram.
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Are you keeping tabs on your Google+ performance?

Do you need new tools to help you?

The right tools make it easier to see if Google+ is a viable marketing platform for your business.

In this article you’ll discover four tools to track the analytics behind Google+, identify your key audiences and boost engagement. -Kim

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Are you keeping tabs on your Google+ performance? Discover four tools to measure Google+ analytics, identify your key audiences and boost engagement.
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Great list of #socialmedia tools and books recommended by +Bryan Kramer.
 
#schoolpr #emchat #ismarketing
Understanding the art of social media. Bryan Kramer joins #bufferchat to share his thoughts on social media success, plus books and inspiration.
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Here it is: Google set to split photos off from Google+.

The long-rumored split appears set. Here's what we know so far (it's not much).

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-05-19/google-said-to-be-close-to-unveiling-new-web-photo-service
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The Second Best Time is Now
My Weekend Update Newsletter

In this edition of my Weekend Update Newsletter I share my thoughts about the best time to start using #inboundmarketing  at your school. You might be surprised at my answer and how to get started.

http://www.schneiderb.com/the-second-best-time-is-now/

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In this edition of my Weekend Update newsletter I discuss why The Second Best Time Is Now and share great articles I found from across the web.
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Facebook makes the rules of the game with regard to what content people see on Facebook. This post does a great job of summarizing the major Facebook algorithm changes in the past few years.
 
#ismarketing #facebook #facebookmarketing
Want to know ALL the Facebook news feed changes from the last 3 years? No problem. This ultimate guide details every last change AND how it affects you!
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ICYMI: My podcast interview with +Rick Newberry about #wordofmouth marketing!
 
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In this podcast episode I discuss how to harness the power of Word of Mouth Marketing for your school with Rick Newberry.
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How to Be More Productive on Social Media - infographic
See the clear & complete image here: http://www.digitalinformationworld.com/2015/05/infographic-the-social-media-managers-guide-to-staying-organized.html

Social media is a great marketing channel to drive traffic to your blog, build awareness for your brand, and attract new customers. But only when it’s done right.

A well organized and strategic management is the key to ensuring you get the returns for your #socialmedia investments.

The following infographic from +Neil Patel will guide you how to use social media like a pro.

#infographic   #socialmediamarketing   #socialmediatips   #socialmediamanagement  
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Building a community on social media is tough but this post helps -- if you follow it's suggestions. :-)
 
#socialmediamarketing #socialmediatips #socialmedia
A complete list of tips and strategies to build a social media community. Great advice from Mackenzie Fogelson and the Mack Web team on #bufferchat.
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Discussing internet marketing for schools including content marketing, social media, technology, branding, and inbound marketing at SchneiderB.com
Introduction
Brendan Schneider (a.k.a. SchneiderB) is the Director of Admission and Financial Aid at Sewickley Academy. He is one of the leaders in the field for teaching on and knowledge about inbound marketing for schools. He presents and consults on inbound marketing, branding, marketing technology, and social media at the regional and national levels. With his workshops, the SchneiderB.com blog, the Internet Marketing for Schools podcast, and over 40,000 tweets of insight over the last four years, he continues to advance the abilities of the independent school admission, communication and marketing professional. Brendan is also a Board of Director for the Association of Independent School Admission Professionals.

His work has been featured on the blogs at edSocialMedia, Social Media Today, Business2Community, Admissions Quest, the Association of Independent School Admission Professionals (AISAP), and SSATB.

He has spoken at numerous conferences including the AISAP Annual Institute, the SSATB Annual Conference, The New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS) Admission Directors Conference, and the Association of Independent Michigan Schools Admission Directors Meeting.
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Blogger, Speaker, Podcaster, Consultant, Director of Admission and Financial Aid
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    Blogger, Speaker, and Consultant, 2009 - present
    My blog where I write and podcast about internet marketing for schools including branding, social media, and inbound marketing.
  • Sewickley Academy - Director of Admission and Financial Aid
    Director of Admission and Financial Aid, 2008 - present
  • Association of Independent School Admission Professionals
    Board of Directors, 2012 - 2013
  • Western Reserve Academy
    Director of Enrollment and Financial Aid, 1996 - 2008
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Being Ready to Listen
blog.sewickley.org

Jennifer Harding, a current parent, shares her advice about getting her children to talk - be ready to listen.

It Pays To Have Responsive Classroom
blog.sewickley.org

Head of School Kolia O'Connor shares the recent findings that it pays to have responsive classroom in the Lower School.

What Type of Laptop Do I Need?
blog.sewickley.org

Our Director of Technology shares some some tips to answer the question - "What Type of Laptop Do I Need?" for our Personal Digital Device P

#SAHelpsOut: 2015 Day of Service
blog.sewickley.org

Sewickley Academy's Annual Day of Service 2015 occurred on April 10, 2015 and was documented with #SAhelpsout

Five Ways to Lose All Your Money in High School
blog.sewickley.org

Senior Anthony takes a light-hearted look at saving money while you are in high school.

What Is an Independent School?
blog.sewickley.org

What is an independent school? Sewickley Academy's Head of School Kolia O'Connor gives the answer.

Teachers are Learners, 2
blog.sewickley.org

Patty Butz, Director of Teaching and Learning, shares that, once again, Teachers are Learners through our day or professional development ar

I Don't Like Skype
blog.sewickley.org

Head of School Kolia O'Connor discuss our Personal Digital Device Program and a reason for it's adoption.

Teachers are Learners, Too
blog.sewickley.org

Patty Butz, Director of Teaching and Learning, shares that Teachers are Learners, Too.

7 Tips For Raising Boys [Webinar Replay]
blog.sewickley.org

Shannon Mulholland, Ph.D. conducted a webinar titled, "7 Tips for Raising Boys."

3 Tips For Empowering Girls [Webinar Replay]
blog.sewickley.org

Shannon Mulholland, Ph.D. conducted a webinar titled "3 Tips for Empowering Girls."

5 Smart Types of Photos to Post on Instagram
www.agorapulse.com

Hung up on what types of photos to post on Instagram? Here are five proven ideas you and your business can use now!

Is Your School Website Built to Attract Prospects?
www.schoolinboundmarketing.com

Read this article to learn more about how to improve your school website design to attract more prospects.

What Is Blended Learning?
blog.sewickley.org

What is blended learning and what does it look like in the classroom? Sewickley Academy Head of School Kolia O'Connor explains.

Blogging for Schools: Identifying Your Target Audience
www.schoolinboundmarketing.com

Identifying your target audience can help you write blog posts that will draw the right traffic to your site and lead to increased school en

9 Valentine's Day Box Ideas
blog.sewickley.org

With Valentine's Day approaching we've shared our favorite 9 Valentine's Day Box Ideas from Pinterest.

2 Stars And A Wish - An Activity To Talk With Your Child
blog.sewickley.org

Debra Hansen, Assistant Director of Admission, shares a family tradition she utilizes to encourage their children to talk at dinner about th

Are You Making This Mistake on Your School's Facebook Page? | Enrollment...
www.enrollmentcatalyst.com

Many marketing and enrollment directors are making this mistake on their school's Facebook page. Read my latest blog post and discover how y

Google plus for business: 10 reasons that will change your mind about it
www.agorapulse.com

It's not going away, it's only getting stronger. I'm going to help you understand what Google Plus for business is really about with tips yo

Using Books to Expand Your Child's Global Horizons - Part II
blog.sewickley.org

This post is the second in a two-part series about helping your child think globally.