SHARE YOUR LIFE-CHANGING STORIES
Read the headlines, or listen to politicians, and you’d think that higher education is in a bad way. But speak to people actually in the sector, and the picture is different. And this is the picture that we’ll be showing the world in April, with the launch of Firsthand.
WHAT IT TAKES TO MAKE YOUR BRAND RESONATE WITH YOUNG PEOPLE
Millenials are more marketing savvy than ever. Gone are the days of sleek and polished advertising that may have appealed to previous generations. Instead, young people respond to authenticity and honesty, as well as brands that share their values.
62% OF STUDENTS SURVEYED HAVE EXPERIENCED SEXUAL VIOLENCE
TSR has been working with Revolt Sexual Assault, a campaign that aims to give power back to students, to consult thousands of young people about their experiences of sexual assault and harassment while at university.
THE CHANGES IN MOBILE-FIRST INDEXING AND HOW IT IMPACTS YOUR SEO
With Google’s ongoing mission to make the web more mobile-friendly, they have decided to transition to mobile-first indexing.
COULD INTERACTION BE OVERRATED?
We’re always talking about how important it is to engage our users to increase brand awareness, but do you ever consider the engagement from people who don’t interact with your content directly?
WE'RE RUNNING A NATIONAL SURVEY TO HIGHLIGHT THE DIFFICULT SITUATIONS YOUNG PEOPLE FACE
Revolt Sexual Assault was set up by a recent graduate, Hannah Price, as a national campaign to reveal the nature and extent of sexual violence occurring across UK university campuses. After experiencing it first hand, she realised many students needed a safe way to comfortably talk about what had happened to them.
LIFTING THE LID OFF THE PG APPLICANT CYCLE
Postgraduate (PG) education is more popular than ever, but with open applications all year round, how do we know when applicants make the decision to stay in education?
We’ve pulled key insights from activity on The Student Room and combined it with data from our annual Options report to lift the lid on the PG applicant cycle and give you a unique window into their behaviour.
A GROWING ISSUE IN THE DIGITAL MARKETING INDUSTRY
As technology evolves, more marketers are investing in online advertising to support their digital campaigns. Due to the programmatic nature of much of digital advertising, companies are encouraged to hand the keys over to agencies or partners that use different algorithms to control the placement of their media.
THE ONLY EDUCATION AGENCY OR MEDIA COMPANY TO BE DTSG VERIFIED FOR BRAND SAFETY
We recently received the seal of approval for our best practice and compliance with the high standards of JICWEBS DTSG (Digital Trading Standard Group) principles.
THE NATURAL DESTINATION FOR STUDENTS
The Department for Education published a report and two research papers to explore what tools and information young people and their advisors use in order to make important life decisions around careers and education.