11 Things To Post on Facebook During the Dog Days of Summer

In a conversation recently with one school, the Communications guy responded to my inquiry of why the Facebook postings were so few lately.  His response surprised me.

“It’s summer.  Not alot going on around here.”

Wrong.  I could not have disagreed with this person more and sought to explain why the summer months are not a time for slowdown.

  • Some families are still looking and investigating for last minute transfer from the public school to your school.  Remain top-of-mind to these folks.
  • But more importantly, you have hundred of current families who need to see their school in their news feed.  This is crucial for brand exposure in the event any family is having last minute doubts about returning, or better, so they will talk up your school to their friends.

First of all, while not as busy as April, there are no doubt things going on THIS SUMMER.  There are also plenty of things you can REPURPOSE from last year, or post about the UPCOMING school year.  Read More→

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As part of our “Inspiration & Faith Series”, we were inspired about this post we saw on Facebook recently.

The Bible says we need to impress His word on our hearts.  Think we can all agree she understands that message and we love her spirit.

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School marketing podcast #36: Who Are The Marketing Twins? (Our Story)

It’s SUMMER . . . but it is almost time for school to start again! For some private schools, school begins mid-August which is now just a little over a month away. The fall marketing season will be in full swing in less than two months and that is not the time to start scrambling, trying to figure out what to work on.

In this episode, we talk about 5 essential marketing tools you need to have launched and ready to go.

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ysm_inspire_blog_soc As part of our “Inspiration & Faith Series”, we recently saw this video during the World Cup.  The story is about a young man who has overcome physical obstacles in his life with the help of some amazing friends.

Even if you are not a fan of soccer or you did not watch a single moment of the World Cup, we believe you will be a fan of Carlos, Helio and Regiane after watching this piece from ESPN’s Tom Rinaldi.

Trust us … Watch the video below:

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School marketing podcast #36: Who Are The Marketing Twins? (Our Story)

In this episode, we depart from the normal marketing tips, resources and ideas. Instead, we share with you a little of our personal stories, where we started and how we got to where we are today.   We talk a lot about being a twin and how God guided our steps to helping Christian schools with marketing.

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