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June 18, 2024
Ep. 45: Harnessing Data and SEO for Higher Ed Success

Harnessing Data and SEO for Higher Ed Success

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About the Episode

About the Episode: 

In this episode, Allison Turcio chats with Glenn Friesen, a seasoned SEO and data science expert at Cal Poly. Glenn shares his extensive journey from early tech enthusiast to leading digital strategist, emphasizing the importance of analytics and SEO in higher education. He provides practical tips on leveraging data to enhance user experiences, optimize content, and boost enrollment efforts.

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About the Show: The Application is your playbook for the ever-evolving world of higher education enrollment marketing. This podcast zeroes in on the niche, often-unexplored areas of the field, delivering a potent mix of actionable insights, practical strategies, and cutting-edge perspectives.

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About The Enrollify Podcast Network: The Application with Allison Turcio is a part of the Enrollify Podcast Network. If you like this podcast, chances are you’ll like other Enrollify shows, too!  

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Allison Turcio, Ed.D., is Assistant Vice President for Enrollment and Marketing at Siena College and host of The Application.


Glenn Friesen

Glenn Friesen is a seasoned expert in SEO and data science with over 15 years experience.

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