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Recruit students, help parents stay connected, and empower your staff to easily update content with premium communications products and tools.

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Schools love how Finalsite finds what makes them unique and translates that into an authentic digital experience.

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Schools turn to Finalsite's consultants for their decades of experience developing and executing a digital marketing strategy.

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Portals provide a safe and secure place for your community to access information that's just for them on every device.

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We focus on the critical function of marketing and communication, while leveraging relationships and integrations with 70+ partners to provide a more seamless experience between the school and your constituents.

A team of 200, Finalsite has been serving schools worldwide for 20 years.

Our business has been for and about schools since the beginning, which is why 95% of clients stay with us year over year.

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  • General Best Practices
  • Public School District
Mia Major

Web accessibility isn’t just about adhering to WCAG guidelines to avoid a fine — web accessibility is about helping all schools and districts improve the overall experience on their site. Discover 6 easy web accessibility best practices every school and district should follow in this blog.

  • UX
  • Web Accessibility
  • Web Design
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  • General Best Practices
  • Higher Education
  • Independent Schools
  • Public School District
Leah Mangold

Even though social media isn't always perfect, there are so many reasons to use it for your school marketing. We tackle the top concerns school pros have with some solutions to work around them.

  • Best Practices
  • Content Marketing
  • Marketing/Communications
  • Social Media
Read More about Top 5 Concerns Schools Have About Social Media (And Why You Should Stop Worrying!)
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  • General Best Practices
  • Independent Schools
Mia Major

Marketing to millennial parents is different from marketing to any other generation, and it is essential that you adapt your marketing strategies to effectively reach them where they are. As you build your 2018-2019 marketing plan, here are eight important truths to consider.

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

There is no silver bullet to social media engagement. Not even the 4-1-1 rule. However, from our research and work with more than 2,200 schools around the world, we can say with certainty the following three types of post get the most engagement time and time again.

  • Marketing/Communications
  • Social Media
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  • Finalsite FM
  • International Schools
Finalsite World Tour with Max Eisl and Meredith Kaplan

Toby Brunt, Social Media and Communications Specialist at American School of Warsaw, joins Max and Meredith on Episode 2 of Finalsite #WorldTour to share his background and role at the school.

  • FinalsiteFM
  • Marketing/Communications
  • Social Media
  • Success Stories
Read More about [Podcast] Toby Brunt from American School of Warsaw on Finalsite #WorldTour
What is User Experience?
  • General Best Practices
Rob Potter, UK

At Finalsite we pride ourselves on collaborating with our clients to create amazing user experiences and user journeys. This week UX/UI designer Rob Potter delves into the differences between UX, UI and CX and why they matter.

  • Web Design
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Quit Making These 5 Website Redesign Excuses
  • International Schools
Debbie Eisenach

Convincing your school's higher-ups or stakeholders to redesign can sometimes be a difficult task. We tackle how to work around five common reasons schools avoid redesigning to help you kickstart your next redesign project, improve traffic to your website, and get the website you need for your school to meet your marketing and communication goals.

  • Website Redesign
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What to Expect after Installing the AudioEye Ally Toolbar
  • Public School District
Kara Franco and Will Rickenback

From setting up communication to going live, and the process of implementation, our final post for our Accessibility Blog Series this week explains what you can expect after installing the AudioEye Ally toolbar on your school website, as well as answers some of your FAQs.

  • Marketing/Communications
  • Web Accessibility
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[PODCAST] The Start of Max and Meredith's #WorldTour
  • Finalsite FM
  • General Best Practices
  • International Schools
Finalsite World Tour with Max Eisl and Meredith Kaplan

Welcome to Finalsite #WorldTour, a new podcast highlighting trends and best practices international schools should know with Max Eisl, Director of International Sales, and Meredith Kaplan, Head of International Client Success.

  • Best Practices
  • International Schools
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School Digital Marketing Strategies: What You Will Love and Hate in 2018
  • Higher Education
  • Independent Schools
  • International Schools
  • Public School District
Mia Major

From new features in Google My Business, to Advanced Site Search, and even Facebook's algorithm change, we narrowed down what you'll love about digital marketing this year and what you'll wish could go away.

  • Marketing/Communications
  • SEO/PPC
  • Social Media
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Why SEO Matters to Your District Brand: Put Your Best Foot Forward
  • Public School District
Mia Major

Around 50-60% of our clients' traffic comes from search engines, with 80-90% of that search traffic coming from Google. Because search traffic makes up a large portion of overall website traffic, it is essential that your district understands how search works, and more importantly, how current and potential families are using search to learn more about your district.

  • SEO/PPC
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