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Upcoming Idealware Webinar: Using Pro Bono Help for Tech Projects

Idealware and the Taproot Foundation are experts on low- and no-budget nonprofit technology projects. Here’s a fantastic opportunity to get their expertise for free! We tossed in a free piece of advice while we’re at it 🙂

6 Achievable Nonprofit Website Tasks for the New Year (Start With One!)

Let’s skip the resolution and get straight to the action! Here are 6 extremely achievable tasks you can use to improve your website for you and your visitors in the year!

On Small Donate Buttons & Contextual Requests for Support

When I’m building a website for a nonprofit, it’s common for the organization to ask me to make their donate button: bigger brighter higher on the page anything else to make it “stand out” Donate Buttons Don’t Cause Donations. You Do! I always want to please the client—and I definitely want all nonprofit websites to raise … Continue reading On Small Donate Buttons & Contextual Requests for Support

Make a Social Timeline on Your Nonprofit’s WordPress Blog Without Storify

or: How I Learned to Stop Using Embed Codes and Love Embedding Videos, Tweets, and More! It can be hard to continually write good content for a website or blog. One effective-yet-underutilized type of content is curated social media posts. You might have seen these on other websites before. They’ll be a series of well-chosen tweets, Facebook posts, and other … Continue reading Make a Social Timeline on Your Nonprofit’s WordPress Blog Without Storify

It’s Global Accessibility Awareness Day! Here are 4 Things You Can Improve On Your Site Today.

Happy Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD)! Did you know that the actions you take on your website can impact whether and how everyone can easily use your website—or even use it at all! “The purpose of GAAD is to get people talking, thinking and learning about digital (web, software, mobile, etc.) accessibility and users with … Continue reading It’s Global Accessibility Awareness Day! Here are 4 Things You Can Improve On Your Site Today.