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Websites & Ecommunications

Websites, email, social media, and other electronic communications can be potent and cost-effective vehicles for reaching Rutgers’ many audiences. University Communications and Marketing offers guidance on how you can connect with audiences through key Rutgers websites, such as rutgers.edu, Rutgers Today, Rutgers on Facebook, and the Calendar of Events. We also provide tips and resources for producing tasteful and high-impact web and ecommunications that are consistent with university identity standards.

What Works Best?

In choosing among web and electronic media options, consider your goals and decide which tools are best suited to accomplishing them.

  • Websites
  • Social media
  • Enewsletters
  • Broadcast email
  • Group email lists
  • PowerPoint presentations
  • Blogs
Universal Communications Project Planner

Any communications project you undertake—whether electronic or print—should consider the following: audience, objective, message, strategy, methods, distribution, budget, and schedule. Learn more.

Course Offering:
"Social Media"

If your position at Rutgers includes regular communication projects, consider signing up for the Communicator Certificate Program. “Social Media” provides a broad overview for participants who are interested in launching social media campaigns or expanding existing programs. Learn more.

How We Can Help

From deadlines and audience to technical know-how and budgets, consider these questions as you get started.

University Communications and Marketing staff are the people behind the main Rutgers website, Rutgers Today, Faculty & Staff Bulletin, Rutgers on Facebook, and more. Find out how to suggest feature stories and other content ideas for websites developed and maintained by University Communications and Marketing, learn how to add official Rutgers social media links to your communication vehicles, and more.

Find tips and resources for developing and maintaining websites. Learn about information architecture, creating a wireframe, writing for the web, using Rutgers website templates and identity banners, and much more.

Find tips and resources for accessing Rutgers websites and tools on your mobile devices, and more.

Find tips and resources for creating and using enewsletters, broadcast email, and official group email lists.

Find tips and resources for communicating via Facebook, Twitter, and more.

Find tips and resources for creating PowerPoint presentations, including PowerPoint templates that use the Rutgers identity system.

A directory of Rutgers and non-Rutgers web resources.

Rutgers Visual Identity System

The Rutgers Visual Identity System strengthens the Rutgers identity and unites the university community under a consistent, coherent style. Key web/ecommunications elements include:

Contact Us

If you need assistance, please contact:

Eve Burris, Assistant Director–Web
Phone: 848-445-1927
Fax: 732-445-5925
Email

Creative Services
Department of University Communications and Marketing
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
96 Davidson Road
Piscataway, NJ 08854
Location: Davidson Hall, Busch Campus