8 Guidelines for Your Community

8 Guidelines for Your Community Engaging students, parents, and faculty to capture and contribute their share of memories can transform your school archive into a treasure trove of rich and authentic content - for the classroom, for communications, and for building connection! But like any media management tool, having some guidelines is always [...]

By |2018-08-16T14:20:53+00:00August 16th, 2018|Vidigami Best Practices|0 Comments

Top 10 Summer Projects with Vidigami

Top 10 Summer Projects with Vidigami Convocations, alumni dinners, and all sorts of end-of-school activities have finally come and gone. Students are away and there’s finally room to breathe again - but is there? Most school admins are thinking about what to prioritize over the summer to not only catch up on 2017/2018 [...]

By |2018-06-29T12:46:38+00:00June 29th, 2018|Vidigami Best Practices|0 Comments

2 Ways to Win at ‘Tag’ and Stop Playing ‘Hide and Seek’

2 Ways to Win at Tag and Stop Playing Hide and Seek Keywords are tools to make digital content searchable and accessible for everyone (think hashtags, SEO, and labels). By giving a photo or album simple and consistent tags like ‘athletics’, you make it easier for a coach to find photos for a team [...]

By |2018-03-22T16:59:20+00:00March 20th, 2018|Photography Tips, Vidigami Best Practices|0 Comments

Share Slideshows through Digital Displays with Rise Vision

Share Slideshows through Digital Displays with Rise Vision Digital displays are a great way to push out content to staff, students, and visitors around campus, like at the reception, in the hallways, or as a kiosk for an admissions event. There are lots of digital signage content management systems that suit every budget [...]

5 Tips to Save Time with Vidigami

5 Tips to Save Time with Vidigami More often than not, finding and curating visual assets like photos and videos is not the most time-friendly process. No matter how organized content may be kept, when media is nested in your hard drive's never-ending folder maze, getting things done can take just as long [...]

By |2018-02-22T14:05:01+00:00January 29th, 2018|Vidigami Best Practices|0 Comments

Make Slideshows Shine on Social Media

Make Slideshows Shine on Social Media A school Content Manager’s job is not easy; there’s so much to do before they can share the perfect content on social media: Ask teachers, parents, and students to upload their photos Filter the best shots out from the hundreds collected Make sure they have the rights to [...]

Publish Slideshows with Finalsite Composer

Using the Finalsite platform to publish your school website? With the latest release of Version 4.2.11, Vidigami is bringing you a new way to publicly and privately share your best photos from one secure place. Now, you can update photos organized in group sets and directly share them as slideshows outside of Vidigami. Using public [...]

Creating the Perfect Present: 5 Memorable Gift Ideas

Finding the perfect present for anyone, no matter how well you know them, can be a huge task. Having that gift be a complimenting balance of great, creative, sentimental and useful is another challenge entirely. Once you add “homemade” into the mix, it can most definitely be the cause for a lot of stress [...]

Pirates, Science, and the Occasional Musical: How Munira Murphy Uses Vidigami to Document Her St. George’s Students’ World

Photography can make a world of difference when it comes to engaging students and families. For one educator, Vidigami has provided a vital connection between students and the broader school community. Munira Murphy teaches art, drama, and math at St. George’s School in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. And she’s been an avid Vidigami photo-sharer since [...]

By |2018-02-22T14:32:44+00:00March 5th, 2014|Case Studies, Vidigami Best Practices|0 Comments

Where Do I Put My Photos?

This is the perfect time of year to create a new Vidigami photo album. In the last month alone at a school in Vancouver, BC, there was a Holiday Concert, Grandparents Day, Work-sharing, the Hamper Drive, Sing-a-Long, and the Carol Service! No doubt, you’ve been snapping lots of great photos at all the different events you’ve [...]

By |2018-02-22T14:29:41+00:00January 13th, 2014|Vidigami Best Practices|0 Comments