The Oakham School website is one of the most original and fresh independent school websites in the UK. Together with the team at Oakham School, Finalsite UK has created a school website which is inspirational, aspirational and characterful reflecting the school's online value proposition.
It's exciting to see that the majority of British schools are now using social media, but there is still a long way to go in terms of realising the potential that paid social media advertising has to offer.
In 2017, it's standard for prospective students and families to find information about schools on search engines. As a matter of fact, 93% of all online experiences begin in a search engine.
Last September we sat down with Mercedes Maskalik, Director of Marketing at TASIS The American School in England, when they launched their brand new responsive websites. The TASIS redesign included four websites: Switzerland, England, Dorado, and the TASIS Summer Programs.
In this article we explore how 9 recent award winning school websites from the US have been awarded design awards from the most prestigious digital design and advertising competitions in the world including the Hermes Creative Awards, IAC Awards and AVA Digital Awards.
Your school's brand is its calling card to the outside world: it's how you're identified and remembered. When somebody sees your logo or your school colours, it immediately evokes an emotion in them; whether that's admiration, indifference or something else depends on your reputation and how you have marketed yourself.
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