When this pandemic is over, will your organisation still have a reason for being? Will all your members come back to meetings or events, or will they have found other ways to fill their needs? Continue reading "Will your organisation survive COVID-19?"
Resources For Websites
- WPforms - I use this workpress plug-in for registration on several sites, and for the surveys on Shady Lanes. There is a free version but I use the paid version for the additional features I want for the surveys.
- Panthur.com.au offers web hosting in Australia. You can order your domain name and hosting through them, and set up WordPress by following the steps on their cpanel. You'll also get email addresses @yourdomainname. Choose the cheapest plan and you can always upgrade later if your website is hugely successful and gets lots of traffic. It will give you the option of getting a domain name as part of the sign-up.
- WP101 WordPress training - If you need help getting to grips with the WordPress system, there are lots of general courses online - one that offers online video courses to help you build or maintain your website is WP101
Resources for Writers
- The Write Practice lots of free articles and resources as well as a paid membership site / writing group.
When I started making webpages, we wrote the code in Notepad. Later there were programs like Homesite, Frontpage, Dreamweaver for designing and managing websites. Continue reading "Setting up a wordpress website"
The internet offers many opportunities for non-profit organisations… and many pitfalls. These are some of the common problems I have seen over the years. Continue reading "Website Pitfalls for NFP Organisations"
The early internet created a new way for support groups and non-profit organisations to reach out to a wider audience, proving information on a website at a fraction of the cost of traditional means. I used to see a lot of these in my days of creating the bcl.com.au directory. Continue reading "5 Reasons Support Groups Should Be Wary of Social Media"