Closed captioning, theoretically, isn’t very difficult. However, when you are first starting out it feels a little overwhelming. What service do you use? How do you upload? Export? Import? I’m already feeling stressed out. This blog post will open up the world of closed captioning for YouTube. So, get ready. We are about to become […]
We know Sooner fans are some of the best in the world, we want to prove it! The Shorty Awards is one of the premiere social media awards and @uofoklahoma is in the running! The Shorty Awards recognize short content producers ranging from celebrities to colleges (like us!). We heard about the awards because were nominated […]
Video can be intimidating with all of the options to choose from regarding equipment and editing software. Hopefully we can provide some handy resources that you haven’t thought of before, and we’d love for you to share yours in the comment section below! Let’s start with what’s out there for you to choose from (these […]
OU is officially on iTunes U! Web Communications and IT worked together on the marketing plan; IT’s website does a great job spelling it all out. Posters and table tents hit campus last week promoting the initiative. We hope the wide variety of course lectures, presentations, university news, departmental and program information, training sessions, and […]
Who doesn’t love info graphics? Well, we sure do. Here’s an interesting one floating around out there. Do you see a change in how your department or college views social media?
We successfully made it through our first EduWeb Conference a couple weeks ago in San Antonio, TX. It was actually cooler there than it was here, but I’ll resist a rant on the weather… We (Cassie, Amanda and Erin) met some wonderful people, ate some amazing food and soaked up all of the wonderful content […]
Thanks to a suggestion from Mashable, we just started playing with twtrland, a Twitter analytics tool that helps determine follow-worthiness. Twtrland converts your tweets, retweets, mentions, replies, links and media and top followers into a profile. This information is very helpful because it allows us to track our most popular tweets and gives us an […]
There are Emmys, Grammys, Oscars, and Webbies. You may have heard of some of these. We haven’t taken any of these home (yet), but lately we have submitted our work to some other awards in the field of social media and video. And it’s about that time when the letters of rejection or congratulations start […]
A while ago we mentioned OU’s awesome partnership with Foursquare, a geo social networking service for the iPhone/Blackberry. Lately we’ve been working hard to get the word out about OU on Foursquare with fun promotions across campus. The goal of these promotions are to help raise awareness for OU’s presence on the geosocial app, give […]
The University of Oklahoma recently popped up #3 in the nation for universities using social media on Fan Page List, featured on the popular social media news site Mashable.