December 5, 2010

Final Presentation: alumni.nyu.edu

Filed under: CommunITP — Tags: , — *aly* @ 4:38 pm

The goal of this project is to develop and nurture a robust online community of NYU alumni by working within the constraints of our content management system (CMS) and leveraging existing social media outlets. I started a new job in May and was tasked with improving alumni relations via our recently launched web site. Since all of the vendor and implementation decisions were made before my arrival, the task is a challenging one. The site alumni.nyu.edu runs on a vendor’s proprietary CMS with limitations that prevent the organic growth of online community. Each step of a user’s progression through the site’s usage lifecycle–from awareness through first time, regular, or passionate use–is fraught with challenges. (more…)

September 28, 2010

zomspot v2

Filed under: Mobile Me(dia) — Tags: , , , , — *aly* @ 2:06 pm


So, for this week, I created a second version of my zomspot page– this time a user can email an image (from a phone or what-have-you) and it will appear online in my infographic.
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September 20, 2010

zomspot! (web-based sms fun)

Filed under: Mobile Me(dia) — Tags: , , , , — *aly* @ 8:33 pm


For this assignment, we worked with php and a mySQL database and created projects that use textmarks.com to interact with text messages. I decided to have some zombie fun. Mostly, I want to use the word “zompocalypse” as much as possible. Well, that and I registered the domain name zombotomy.com and need to fill it with splendid (zomtastic) content.

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