A New Frontier: Launching OU’s Spanish Facebook Page

¡Bienvenidos a Universidad de Oklahoma!  Welcome to The University of Oklahoma! After months of talks between many departments & Web Communications, we finally announced the new Spanish Facebook page for the University. This collective effort has the sole purpose to better serve our students, our community, and our people. And, I am beyond excited to be […]

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Guest Post: Campus Coffee Crawl

*This guest post comes from @StaciMJohnson, marketing/PR specialist for OU’s Housing and Food Community Experience. Interested in guest-posting on the #TeamWebComm blog? Email morgan.day@ou.edu. I have two small obsessions in my job – social media and coffee. That is why #CampusCoffeeCrawl is my favorite event of the year. It is the perfect combination of building our social […]

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7 Ways to Immediately Improve Your Twitter Content

Never has 140 seemed like so little as when you’re trying to squeeze down a tweet, amiright? And then you figure in 23 of those precious characters are used for a link and 24 of them for an image and you’re left with 93. Ninety-three characters to craft the perfect message, build your brand, give […]

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7 Ways to Immediately Improve Your Facebook Page

Today I’m specifically talking about small tweaks that will immediately improve your business and/or organization Facebook Page. These are the things I’ve learned over the years and that I’ve continued to do to not only build OU’s brand but keep a consistent voice and clean design throughout our page. 1. Customize! This is something that is […]

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Friday 5: Cinemagraphs

After a short hiatus, Friday 5 is back, and this week we’re looking at my newest obsession…cinemagraphs. Relatively uncommon but gaining popularity, cinemagraphs combine both photos and video to give the impression of a moving image (think the newspapers in Harry Potter). This unique format is quickly becoming the new medium for both artistic expression and […]

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Social Media: Bedlam

(Please note: this is a post about The University of Oklahoma’s social media accounts that I manage as compared to Oklahoma State University’s Facebook. Both OU and OSU athletics’ social media accounts are very objective and post both wins and losses.) The secret is out: I’m an Oklahoma State grad who manages the University of […]

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What It’s Really Like to be a Social Media Marketer as Told by Scream Queens’ Gifs

Scream Queens. My new favorite wonderfully-quirky, hilariously-dramatic dark comedy television show. I love this show. I also love my job. So naturally this led me down the path things like this always lead me: combining two (or more) of my loves into one mega-Candacesque conglomerate. This time, a peek into what my life as a […]

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What Gamedays Look Like for #TeamWebComm

For most of the 85,000+ Sooner faithful, OU Gamedays are a sacred Saturday tradition held in the highest esteem. For me, OU Gamedays are another day of work. Granted, not like your typical day job at a desk – but still, this is my job so it’s a much different experience for me than the […]

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