Author Archives: Ben Whitehouse

About Ben Whitehouse

I'm head of web at Jisc. My team manages jisc.ac.uk and other web services. I'm responsible for ensuring the overall user experience of the Jisc web estate is simple, clear and consistent

Thinking about digital strategy

I’ve been thinking a lot about digital strategy over the past couple of months as we get our digital communications plans together for the next year or two. It’s very hard, and I can see why many digital teams don’t have an explicit strategy document that they wave proudly around at anyone that asks. The … Read more

Highlights of #iwmw10

I have just returned from the Institutional Web Managers Workshop (IWMW), held at the University of Sheffield. This was my 6th IWMW (sheesh, how time flies) and I always enjoy the event. It’s not always directly relevant for my role in the JISC comms team but it’s the principal gathering for webbies in the sector … Read more