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Top 6 Content Creation Hacks of 2016


Tash and I had the difficult, yet enjoyable, task of creating the end of year video for our UofG social media channels. Difficult, only because we’ve been able to cram so much into one year it’s actually a little bit mind boggling, and extremely hard to choose the best bits. Without ruining the video for you (which is at the bottom…

October Round up


October Highlights #UofGAutumn Our campus has been looking particularly lovely this month as we have enjoyed the driest October for 65 years! To showcase our pretty campus, we have been encouraging our community to use #UofGAutumn to post photos of campus. We have been sharing the best ones through our main channels and supplementing with some of our own –…

September Social Media Round Up


As September arrived so did our UofG students and it was good to have them back! Read on for the social media highlights of the month. September Highlights Freshers’ Week Freshers’ Week was a big focal point of September. With a host of events on campus from the Freshers’ Fair to campus tours; Sports Tasters to Ceilidhs, there was loads…

Facebook 360° Photo Spheres


On the evening of June 9th 2016 Facebook introduced support for viewing 360° photos and photo spheres. On the morning of June 10th, the Development & Alumni Office posted a photo sphere of the Cloisters. Was it the first use of photo spheres on Facebook by a University? If not, it was certainly close. Here’s how you can start creating photo…

21st Century Graduation


My first week in the social media team got off to a flying start as it coincided with the first week of graduations. Every day the campus was filled with hundreds of excited soon-to-be graduates and proud parents and we set out to cover the events live across our channels. We aimed to cover the personal stories of a selection of…