Reminders about what’s left to do this semester:
You may receive 10 extra-credit bonus points if you complete the free Hootsuite Platform Training and pass the Hootsuite Platform Certification exam (score of 75% or better) before Monday, May 6.
The two-part Social Media Strategy and Critique assignment asks you to research an organization’s social media content and intended audience, evaluate its social media presence and make suggestions for improvement.
In Part 2, due Monday, May 6, you will evaluate the organization’s usage of two social media platforms, compose a memo to the organization suggesting ways in which it can improve its social media presence, and create some sample social media content for the organization.
This challenge must be completed and the video uploaded no later than 5 p.m. Friday, April 19.
You will create a mock Instagram Story containing a sequence of photos and videos with accompanying text to promote or publicize some aspect of the Communication/Journalism Department. Assume that you are posting to the C/J Department’s Instagram account.
NOTE: The Social Media Strategy and Critique Part 1 assignment is now due Wednesday, April 10. That is a one-week extension from the original deadline.
Several assignments will be due over the next few weeks. Make sure to stay on top of them:
For those of you who were having trouble in class seeing all of the buttons in the WordPress toolbar, I think I’ve figured out the problem. WordPress appears to be phasing in a new text editor called the “block editor.” It has a different look and feel. You need to restore the old classic editor. Here’s how: