Value: 5 Ways to Add it to Your Association Website

Value or Not? Value draws members into your website and generates revenue. However a perceived lack of value keeps people away. Value adds continuity helps membership continuity and relieves strain on retention and new member recruitment. How many times have you heard someone say “I’m not attending the conference this year, so I’ll just renew […]

Content Management Makes it Happen

About Content Management I recently fielded a question which asked how WordPress and other content management systems (CMS) work. That opportunity reminded me that the simple questions need answers as much as the more complex issues I often address. In case you were wondering, here are the basics. Building Blocks WordPress, Joomla, Drupal and other […]

Event Registration CiviCRM Case Study 2

Event registration represents a fundamental need for many of our users. So many small entities need it that an entire category of websites exist just to provide third party registration. What makes CiviCRM better than Eventbrite or Sign Up Genius for your events? Event Registration Data Opens Doors Family Cafe accomplishes a lot with a […]

Your Website Needs to be Part of the Conversation

How about your website? Is your website part of the conversation about your organization or is it only a broadcast center? It’s a very important distinction. Both approaches have their benefits, but they aren’t the same thing. A conversation is much more than waiting your turn to speak. We know how that works out. Each […]

How the Internet Works or Sometimes Doesn’t

I often explain that connecting to a server requires much more than an Internet connection on both ends. A lot happens in the middle and today provided a great example of how sometimes it’s the Internet connections in the middle that matter. One of our servers had “issues” today. I filed a ticket with our […]

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