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  • General Best Practices
  • International Schools
Debbie Eisenach

The American School in London (ASL) continues to hold a leading reputation among international schools around the world with thousands of global daily site visitors. Learn how ASL updated their homepage to make use of images, interactive elements, and clear messaging to reflect their mission of an outstanding American education with a global perspective. 

  • Best Practices
  • International Schools
  • Website Redesign
Read More about International School Website Redesign: The American School in London
How Private Schools "Compete with Free" with Northwest Catholic High School
  • Independent Schools
Hadley Rosen

In this first installation of our blog series “Competing with Free,” we spoke to Northwest Catholic High School  to learn  how they stay competitive and successful when competition with public school is challenging as public education is perceived to be free. 

  • Marketing/Communications
  • Web Design
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Creating Cohesive School Brand Experience: Tips for Developing a Visual System
  • General Best Practices
  • Independent Schools
Alex Budnitz, Director of Design, and Michael Eads, Director of Production at Sametz Blackstone Associates

 A visual system is made up of several parts, including your school's logo, typography, imagery and more. Learn how to coordinate these pieces across your school's marketing on and offline for a cohesive brand experience. 

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  • General Best Practices
  • Software Updates & Tips
Andrew Martin

Making website design and content more accessible for every user is something we see as the right thing to do. In an effort to ensure we continue to lead on accessibility, we’re excited to share with you some of our recent additions to the accessibility feature set on the Finalsite Platform.

  • Web Accessibility
Read More about New Tools Simplify Web Accessibility on Finalsite Composer
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  • General Best Practices
  • International Schools
  • Software Updates & Tips
Andrew Martin

International and boarding schools can combine Finalsite Payments and the Personalization element in Composer to save time and improve the user experience for every family by automatically adjusting web page and payment gateway information to each country, currency, and language. 

  • Product
Read More about Personalizing the Web Experience with Finalsite Payments and the Personalization Element
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  • General Best Practices
Andrew Martin

Despite the promise of social media’s ability to reach your audience, earning their attention and engagement has become increasingly more difficult. Discover how these three schools incorporated social media advertising to increase their reach and engagement with their followers.

Read More about The Power of Social Media Advertising: A Case Study with 3 Finalsite Schools
 [GUEST BLOG]  Private School Messaging Strategy: Tips for Getting Your Story Straight
  • Independent Schools
By Meg Tripp, Director of Editorial Strategy, Sametz Blackstone Associates

Creating a storyline is the key to cohesive messaging that shares your story across platforms and markets. Learn top tips from partner agency Sametz Blackstone on how to guide your efforts. 

  • Marketing/Communications
Read More about [GUEST BLOG] Private School Messaging Strategy: Tips for Getting Your Story Straight
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  • General Best Practices
  • Software Updates & Tips
Andrew Martin

Personalization makes it easy to dynamically change how users view and interact with your school’s website through targeted, personalized content that increases engagement, time spent on the website, and conversions through inquiries and donations. 

  • Inbound Marketing
  • Marketing/Communications
Read More about What is Content Personalization and Why Does it Matter to Schools?
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  • General Best Practices
stephanie griffin

Facebook allows schools to reach prospective and current students where they are already spending their time, interacting with family, friends, and brands, keeping up with news, sharing content, and more. And recently, Facebook’s updated algorithms have created a place where schools can have meaningful interactions with its followers.

  • Best Practices
  • Marketing/Communications
  • Social Media
Read More about Facebook for Schools: Strategies for Building Brand Awareness and Engagement
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  • General Best Practices
  • Software Updates & Tips
Andrew Martin

Finalsite is launching Messages as the successor to eNotify that features a whole suite of new features and options. To help get you started, we’ve outlined 10 key improvements and additions we’ve made that we know you’ll quickly wonder how you ever got by without them.

  • Email Marketing
Read More about 10 Cool Things You Can Do With Messages That You Couldn’t Do With eNotify
Getting Millennials to Give Back: Overcoming Common Roadblocks and Objections
  • General Best Practices
  • Higher Education
  • Independent Schools
Hadley Rosen

Millennials are philanthropic and willing to donate their time and money to organizations they care about but also have more debt, and lower incomes than previous generations. Engaging them on their terms and overcoming common objections to affordability, ease of giving, and worthiness of your cause will reap big rewards. 

  • Advancement
  • Marketing/Communications
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  • General Best Practices
Mia Major

With 50% of millennials using social media to research products and brands prior to purchase, and another 30% of millennials engaging with brands at least once a month, social media is where millennials spend a lot of their time. And making the most of that time is critical to your success in attracting and engaging millennial parents.

  • Marketing/Communications
  • Social Media
Read More about Social Media Strategies for Reaching and Engaging Millennials

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