Posts Categorized: Social Media Strategy

Universities focus on MINT countries to drive International Recruitment


Digital and Social Campaigns to MINT audiences drive an increase in event attendance, engagement and enquiries. MINT, is the latest acronym coined to identify the emerging (and growing) markets of Mexico, Indonesia, Nigeria & Turkey.  Due to this growth and opportunity it’s perhaps no surprise that International departments are now starting to identify these countries… Read more »

Social Media Competitions – Top Tips for Education Marketers

winner takes it all

We hit the 1 million users milestone of our Big Top Software in 2013, with Colleges and Universities using it to create, publish and measure promotions and competitions across social media, online and on mobiles. But do social competitions work for education marketers? In terms of a controlled experiment, we had 9 Colleges run festive competitions on… Read more »

The Digital Education Marketing Landscape 2014


If 2013 was the year digital marketing became mainstream for education marketers, 2014 will be the year of digital first (and, in some cases, digital only) for many Education Institutions. In 2013, Net Natives created and delivered thousands of digital recruitment campaigns for over 100 education institutions in 70 countries. Here’s what we’re predicting for… Read more »

Net Natives Shortlisted for Postgraduate Awards 2013

Finalist International

Net Natives on behalf of Greenwich University have been shortlisted for a Prospects Postgraduate Award, which recognise and reward excellence and innovation in postgraduate education. More than 150 students, universities and businesses from across the UK entered the Awards.  The judges include representatives from Universities UK,  UK Council for International Student Affairs and the British Council…. Read more »

How Bangor University Convert Facebook Fans Into Applications

Bangor University

“Net Natives continue to deliver for our student recruitment campaigns and their advice and expertise is what keeps us coming back to them.” “Can we convert current “likes” into future student applications?” We get asked this. A lot. “Yes” is the answer. And here’s how… Creating social referral campaigns: You’re more likely to respond to… Read more »