Tagged 'students'

Could Students use Kickstarter to Achieve Their Dreams?

Posted by Drew Hendricks on September 21st, 2012 at 2:43 pm

With Kickstarter gaining both traction and popularity, it's no wonder that college students have found use for the microfunding online platform. Check out this infographic that highlilghts

Target Students Where They Live … Online!

Posted by Daryl Colwell on June 2nd, 2011 at 7:32 am

Students are spending more, finding more and sharing more information and ideas online. Those preparing for life after high school are likely conducting online research Googling colleges to attend. Such online activity should be viewed by college recruiters as a golden opportunity. For-profit higher education institutions attempting to reach their target audience - the prospective student - need to advertise online. A straightforward affiliate campaign can deliver qualified leads to online education landing pages ultimately increasing enrollment rates and lowering costs. But for even better results, try implementing display advertising and social media into your online recruiting campaign. Display advertising is a cost effective and efficient way to create brand awareness, thus, improving qualified leads and enrollment conversions. And by leveraging social media, you can score high student engagement marks, which can lead to spikes in enrollment and revenue.
In the digital age, "F" no longer stands for failing grades. Indeed, "F" stands for Facebook, which is dominating the marketplace as a display publisher. Facebook currently drives one trillion targeted impressions annually. And considering that over 46% of Facebook users are between the ages of 13 and 25, the social network is prime display advertising real estate for colleges and universities.... Read more