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  • Study on How Prospective Students Research Their Options for College Reveals Shifts in Preferences toward Websites, Mobile

    Students look to higher education institutions' websites first when researching colleges and universities, and are likely to be looking at a small screen when doing it, according to a new national survey of more than 3,000 high school juniors and seniors. Available on OmniUpdate's website, the 2015 E-Expectations Report provides marketers and admissions officers with fresh data about online and mobile marketing preferences as they map out their recruitment strategies.

  • OmniUpdate Releases the OU Marketplace for OU Campus

    OmniUpdate, the leading content management system (CMS) and digital marketing solutions provider for higher education, has released the OU Marketplace for the OU Campus CMS. Released as part of version 10.3 of OU Campus, OU Marketplace enables CMS administrators to quickly acquire tools such as marketing modules and cost-free gadgets.

  • OmniUpdate Hosts Most Successful User Training Conference Ever

    OmniUpdate hosted its annual User Training Conference in Newport Beach, CA, on March 1-5, 2015. More than 250 higher education web and marketing professionals were in attendance to learn more about version 10 of the company's OU Campus CMS. It was the largest attendee turnout for the event to date.

  • OmniUpdate Wins Two Stevie Awards at the 2015 Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service

    OmniUpdate was presented with two Stevie Awards at the ninth annual Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service last week. The company took home a Silver Stevie for Customer Service Department of the Year - Public Services & Education and a Bronze Stevie for Customer Service Department of the Year - Computer Software (Up to 100 Employees).

  • OmniUpdate Releases Version 10.2 of the OU Campus Content Management System

    OmniUpdate, the leading content management system (CMS) and digital marketing solutions provider for higher education, has released version 10.2 of its OU Campus CMS. The release includes a revamped JustEdit feature and several new gadgets, including Link Check, Page Parameters, Workflow, Request Help, and YouTube.

  • OmniUpdate Achieves Record Growth for 2014

    OmniUpdate, the leading web content management system and digital marketing solutions provider for higher education, announced today that 2014 was yet again another year of record growth. Higher year-over-year new customer additions and increased sales of modules to existing customers drove the highest level of performance in the company's history.

  • University Business Names OmniUpdate's OU Campus CMS a Reader's Choice Top Product for a Third Consecutive Year

    OmniUpdate's OU Campus CMS has been recognized as a leading technology for college campuses by the higher ed leaders who named it to University Business magazine's Readers' Choice Top Products for 2014. The winners, selected by University Business' editors from hundreds of nominations, were products that received the highest number of nominations and best descriptions from higher ed leaders.

  • OmniUpdate Adds Social Media Data to its OU Campus CMS Page Analytics Gadget

    OmniUpdate, the leading web content management system (CMS) provider for higher education, is pleased to announce the addition of social analytics as a new capability of its OU Campus CMS Page Analytics Gadget. The Page Analytics Gadget was released earlier this year and provides granular data on trends for individual pages being edited. Metrics include visitors, new visitors, pageviews, unique pageviews, entrances, exit rate, average time on page, and load time.

  • OmniUpdate Releases Email Campaign Manager

    OmniUpdate, the leading web content management system (CMS) provider for higher education, last week released Email Campaign Manager. It allows customers to send newsletters, announcements, promotions, and other important forms of information electronically within the OU Campus CMS interface.

  • OmniUpdate President CEO Lance Merker Wins 2014 Summit Award for Industry Excellence

    OmniUpdate President CEO Lance Merker received the 2014 Summit Award for Industry Excellence from the eduWeb Digital Summit. The award was presented on August 5 at the eduWeb Conference in Baltimore, MD.