2016 has been a whirlwind of new technologies, rising leaders, and groundbreaking initiatives in education. As the year comes to an end, let's take a look at the past year through Signal Vine's top blog posts and tweets of 2016.
Texting students from your phone is simple and secure with the new Android mobile app. You can now text your students from wherever you are. All you have to do is download the app!
The app is easy to use and very similar to the web platform. Since you already know how to use the web platform, managing the app will be that much easier. Already downloaded the app? Here’s how to manage text messages on your phone:
Email is out. You know it, we know it, students know it. Michigan State University recently found out exactly why email stopped working with their students with the help of sticky notes, leading university administrators to rethink their entire communication strategy.
Need help getting your messages to fit into one 160-character text? Have no fear - our latest #TextingTuesdays how-to video is here to help. Arianna Hartmann, our Director of Customer Success, shares her favorite tips and tricks to keep your texts short and sweet. Watch it now!
Signal Vine is on the road again and this time we are heading West! We'll be attending and exhibiting at our first Educause. We will be exhibiting this Wednesday and Thursday. If you are attending Educause please stop by our booth #1869!
Welcome back to Signal Vine's #TextingTuesdays video series, where you'll learn tips and tricks for optimizing your texting program.
This week we met with Stephanie Sweetland, Director of Business Development at Signal Vine. In this video, she explains how to write an effective call to action and provides examples that you can use today.
Want to nudge students, or just get them to click a link? Watch the video to learn how to get students to take action. Enjoy!