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Make Applications Easy with Anchor Link

Mar. 11, 2014—  Is your organization selecting new officers? While this process may be challenging, the application process should be simple. You can streamline the transition process for your organization by using Anchor Link forms rather than paper applications or e-mailing documents. Anchor Link’s platform will help you develop an easy-to-use, professional application that will be easy...

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Expand Your Reach!

Feb. 18, 2014—Is your organization telling a story? Time and attention are valuable commodities. Anchor Link can be your marketing hub for sharing events to the Vanderbilt campus and Nashville community. From your organization’s Anchor Link home page, events, or news stories, you can share to Facebook, Twitter, and a variety of other social media sites. Utilize...

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Spotlight Your Organization with News

Nov. 6, 2013—Student organizations at Vanderbilt are always trying to find the best way to create buzz about the work of their organization. Whether you want to your current members informed or engage other students on campus, the News feature on Anchor Link is a centralized location to share what is happening in your organization. Each time...

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The Action Center

Oct. 25, 2013—The Action Center Access your personal Action Center by clicking on the grid and navigating to the Manage view. You will see a list of the organizations for which you are in a leadership role leader. From here, you can click the tile for an organization to manage events, the roster, forms, etc. You also have the ability to register a...

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Share from Anchor Link to Twitter!

Oct. 25, 2013—Let Anchor Link streamline your PR and marketing! Share your posts from Anchor Link to Twitter! Anchor Link makes sharing to Social Media sites easy. Follow these steps to send out tweets from Anchor Link: 1. On your organization’s event, news, or home page, select Twitter in the list of social media options. 2. In...

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About

Oct. 10, 2013—About If you have permissions to make changes to your organization, edit your organization’s details by going to the Action Center for your organization, opening up the org tool drawer, and selecting About. Here you will be able to update your organization summary, contact information, social media information and profile picture. If you are adding...

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Upload Photos

Oct. 9, 2013—Using the Photo Gallery section of your Anchor Link site allows you to keep visual records of your organization’s activities and provides a dynamic way to display the work of your organization to campus and potential members. Only officers with administrative access to Photos can create photo albums and upload images. From your organization’s pop-out...

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Create a News Article

Oct. 9, 2013—The News feature can be used to post press releases, news stories, or blog posts for your organization that include the ability for users to provide comments and initiate discussions. Only officers with administrative access to News can post news articles. From your organization’s pop-out menu, click the News Click Create Article button near the...

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Log Service Hours

Oct. 9, 2013—Service Hours Submitting Service Hours Find Service Hours in the right-hand pop-out menu on the right under your initial or photo. You can also find Service Hours at the bottom of the left-hand pop-out menu on your organization’s page. On the Manage Service Hours page, you will be able to see how many pending, approved,...

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Discussion Wall

Oct. 9, 2013—Discussion Wall Specific content can be added to round out your organization’s site, including wall posts. In the “Explore” setting, at the bottom of your organization’s page, type in the text field below “Discussion.” Click Post. **Your post will automatically be added to your organization’s wall. Anyone in your organization can post/comment on your organization’s...

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