The Office of Web Strategy and Interactive Media, a unit within theDivision of Information Technology, is dedicated to the strategic development of Radford University’s web presence and multimedia production services. In addition to supporting the development of Radford University’s online brand, the team works closely with the campus community to develop effective, appealing websites and videos in support of the university’s strategic plan. Learn More »
As a reminder, Radford University has been working with vendors on a redesign of the university's website, set to roll out in a few weeks.
We have planned a soft launch for September 14-25, with the new site currently scheduled to go live Monday, September 28.
As we have wrapped up the spring semester, Web Strategy and Interactive Media reminds you that if you have student workers who have left your employment BUT are continuing as Radford University students,you must let us know to remove their access to your website.
Radford University has acquired a powerful new tool to make its social media presence more effective and to make monitoring and posting to social media more efficient.
In support of Radford University’s new brand platform, the university’s website will be undergoing a complete redesign. When completed this fall, Radford University will have a full responsive website that reflects the university’s new branding and will include improved functionality and navigation. The website will also migrate to the latest version of the content management system – Adobe Experience Manager 6.
Radford University’s virtual tour received accolades this month from the Higher Education Marketing Report (HEMR). The tour, which was a collaboration between Web Strategy and Interactive Media and Undergraduate Admissions, earned a Bronze Medal in the “Admissions Website” category of the HEMR’s annual Education Digital Marketing Awards.
Working closely with IT Infrastructure, Web Services and University Relations, Web Strategy and Interactive Media has implemented a Digital Asset Manager (DAM) to make it easy for the campus community to search for images based on keywords.
If you have uploaded a file to the DAM that has spaces and parenthesis or just parenthesis in the file name, you may have problems with the link. The link might appear broken on your live site and you will NOT be able to create a link to it when working on your site. Fortunately, the solution is simple.
Social media can be a great way to reach your audiences – whether you are representing a college or department, administrative unit or academic program. Facebook is the most commonly used social media platform, but do you know how to make sure your Facebook page is effective?