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  • News & Events

    Save the Date for #OUTC16

    We are pleased to announce that the 2016 OmniUpdate User Training Conference (OUTC16) will be held February 22-25 at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel Los Angeles. OmniUpdate customers who present at OUTC16 get their registration for both the conference and training workshops waived, so consider sharing your success story using our OU Campus CMS!

  • News & Events

    Three Takeaways from #eduweb15

    The OmniUpdate crew just returned from the 2015 eduWeb Digital Summit. Each year brings new lessons, new perspectives, and new technologies. These conferences can be a bit overwhelming, so as an eduWeb veteran, I would like to share three tenets I take with me to each conference to ensure a rewarding experience and to avoid information overload.

  • News & Events

    OU Marketplace: An In-Product Store for the OU Campus CMS

    OU Marketplace is now available in our OU Campus(TM) web content management system (CMS). We’re excited! Accessible via the OU Campus Add-Ons menu, OU Marketplace enables CMS administrators to quickly acquire marketing tools, such as an online course catalog or faculty directory, as well as cost-free gadgets like the Page Analytics Gadget and Workflow Gadget. Plus, using the OU Campus open API, outside developers can add features and gadgets to the marketplace.

  • News & Events

    Higher Ed Live Special Edition: The Higher Education Directory

    June’s Higher Ed Live Special Edition broadcast, “The Higher Education Directory,” revealed the challenges that colleges and universities face when it comes to their website directories. The show featured Dan Chase, who recently retired from The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (UTC), and our very own Vinit Varghese, Implementation Manager at OmniUpdate, speaking with host Ashley Budd from Cornell University.

  • News & Events

    Introducing Breanna Scott, OmniUpdate's New Software Trainer

    OmniUpdate is growing! We are very proud to announce that we have a new Software Trainer who has joined our Training department. Please join us in welcoming Breanna Scott. Originally from Thousand Oaks, CA, she is excited to be back and to hear feedback and new ideas from our customers on how to better our support services.

  • News & Events

    Higher Ed Live Special Edition:
    Social Media and Your Website

    Another fantastic Higher Ed Live Special Edition broadcast transpired last month on using social media to gain website traffic. Titled “Communication United: Social Media and Your Website,” the show featured Donna Talarico-Beerman, formerly from Elizabethtown College (E-town), and Noelle Seybert from Pepperdine University, with host Erin Supinka from Dartmouth College. You can watch the recorded version now in the Higher Ed Live archives or you can keep reading for a brief summary.

  • News & Events

    OmniUpdate Presents: How to Handle the Google Mobilegeddon

    Join us for our webcast this Thursday, May 28, at 11:00 AM PT as we team up with Becky Vardaman and Robyn Anderson from Converge Consulting to discuss the impact of Google Mobilegeddon. Find out how to put a mobile-friendly plan in place to ensure your institution's website's SEO remains intact.

  • News & Events

    Higher Ed Live Special Edition:
    The Catalog to End All Catalogs

    Did you miss the Higher Ed Live Special Edition broadcast on online course catalogs, “The Catalog to End All Catalogs,” with Nathan Gerber from Utah Valley University (UVU) and Dawn Truelsen from Fresno State? If so, no worries! I’ll sum it up for you, or you can watch the recorded version in the Higher Ed Live archives.

  • News & Events, Technology & Development

    The 2015 OmniUpdate Hackathon

    Last Friday, we hosted our very first hackathon at OmniUpdate. It was incredible. Throughout the year, I’m constantly reminded of how smart and inventive my coworkers are, but when they were given an entire day left only to their own creativity, ambition, and hard work, I was truly in awe of their talent.

  • News & Events

    Concierge Program: One-Stop Shop for CMS-Related Services

    The OmniUpdate Concierge Program provides customers with access to services that go beyond the scope of the content management system and complement their digital marketing and development goals. These services have a set cost for a pre-defined group of deliverables and are provided directly by OmniUpdate partners.


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