How students are celebrating graduation in lockdown

For students graduating high school or college this year, some of the most important rites of passage will sadly be missed. However, while they can’t happen in the traditional way, that doesn’t mean they can’t be transformed for the...

Should ecommerce brands be using Instagram’s new Shops feature?

As retailers of all sizes are challenged to reinvent their business model in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis, Instagram and Facebook have launched a new feature aimed to help brands drive revenue through the two social media platforms....

How UK student life has been transformed by the COVID-19 pandemic

One of our key values here at Student Beans is to listen to the needs of our vast community of student users, and this has become more important than ever during the current global crisis, the coronavirus pandemic. Each month we survey...

The top 5 things students can’t wait to do after lockdown

The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in young people not being able to participate in many of their favourite activities. As restrictions start to be lifted, attention is turning to the post-lockdown future. Our latest survey of Student...

Your questions answered: How the pandemic affects US college students

Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, our clients and friends throughout the student marketing industry have been coming to us with questions about how the crisis was impacting students’ education, social lives, and spending...

What we’ve learned from 15 years of marketing to students

This summer marks 15 years since Student Beans’ founders James and Michael Eder, two recent graduates, came up with an excellent idea of launching a brand new student discount service for the digital age, revolutionising the concept of...