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New! finalsite WebTech Events Coming To Your Town
Network with colleagues. Get answers to your web questions. Keep pace with the latest web trends and much more. finalsite Web Tech Events (formerly On-the-Road Bootcamps) are coming to your town! These regional one-day sessions are free and open to both current clients and anyone interested in web trends and strategies. Here are just a few of the events coming this year; look for more Web Tech Events in upcoming issues of this newsletter!
October 12, 2010 The Horace Mann School, New York City, NY
October 26, 2010 St. George’s Independent School, Collierville, TN (Memphis)
November 2, 2010 St. Paul’s Independent Day School, Brooklandville, MD (Washington, DC)
December 7, 2010 The Lamplighter School, Dallas, TX
January 11, 2011 The Whitfield School, St. Louis, MO
February 15, 2011 The Out-of-Door Academy, Sarasota, FL
March 8, 2011 Greenwich Country Day, Greenwich, CT
March 8, 2011 Portland Jewish Academy, Portland, OR
March 15, 2011 LaSalle College High School, Philadelphia, PA
March 21, 2011 Lower Canada College, Montreal, Canada
Keep Up-to-Date with finalsite’s Software Updates Blog
From bug fixes to enhancements to upgrades and more. finalsite’s Software Updates Blog – found on the Admin Dashboard – is filled with current information relevant to you and your school. Don’t want to miss the next post? Sign up for the RSS feed or an email or text alert!
finalsite, Safe Harbor, TRUSTe, and Data Privacy
finalsite’s website is certified to Safe Harbor by the U.S. Department of Commerce. This certification confirms that the site is compliant to the U.S. – EU Safe Harbor Framework, a bridge that provides continuity between the differing data privacy approaches of the United States and the European Union. finalsite has qualified for this Safe Harbor designation, which provides assurance to EU clients that finalsite’s personal data privacy practices conform to the EU’s Data Protection Directive. In addition, finalsite has also received the TRUSTe privacy seal, which it qualified for after third party privacy experts completed a rigorous and objective review of finalsite’s website and privacy policies. As always, data security is important to finalsite.
From Trends to Tech, Webinars Offer Info When You Need It
This fall, finalsite is hosting many new and informative webinars. These are both product demonstrations designed for the current client and big picture presentations that share the “why” not just the “how” of web success. Sign up today for the webinar(s) of your choice and get inspired!
Get Noticed with PagePops and Crisis Mode
9/9/10 - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Learn about PagePops and Crisis Mode Module.
9/14/10 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
New Media Literacies, Then and Now, and Leadership Strategies
that can move your institution into the "Good to Great" 21st Century Model.
From Start to Finish: A First-Hand Look at finalsite Deployment
9/21/10 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Ever wonder what launching or relaunching a website would really be like?
See a full list of upcoming webinars.
Jon Moser, Clive Ungless Write Book Chapter on Social Media and School Websites
Recently, finalsite President and founder Jon Moser and Director of International Operations, Clive Ungless collaborated on a chapter entitled “Tell Your Story: Web and Social Media” in the book Effective Marketing, Communications and Development. The publication was part of the Effective International School Series and was co-edited by David Willows, Director of External Relations at the International School of Brussels, a finalsite school.