Imagine learning about a new non-profit start up that holds a mission near and dear to your heart. Excited with the prospect of learning more, you visit their website with the intention of donating money and your time or talent, only to find that there’s little to no information about […]
For many non-profits, garnering volunteer support is paramount to their mission. Indeed, aside from monetary and in-kind donations, no other element can make or break an organization than failing to build interest from like-minded individuals willing to give of their time and talent.
Of course, any non-profit’s first foray towards gathering […]
With our national economy still is recovery mode, even non-profits enjoying solid financial grounding need help. And for many organizations, the most advantageous help comes from getting people aware of and invested in their cause.
Fortunately, tech giant Google—which already offers a host of apps for non-profits—has introduced a novel way […]
Pick the Right Online Tools
You’ve got your social media campaign in place, your website is sleek and ultimately user-friendly for those looking to donate money, time and talent. Now it’s time to focus your energies with a powerful online fundraising tool to help back up the previous initiatives.
Since the advent […]
Streamlining Your Website
As vitally important as a social media presence is to the success of a non-profit (see part one of this series), your organization’s website shouldn’t take a back seat to it. Indeed, having a user-friendly site— rather than a clunky, hard-to navigate one—can mean the difference between attracting […]
As with nearly all things in our current world, non-profit and charitable organizations are increasingly going tech in an effort to boost their presence and appeal to various donor bases. And in our still-recovering economic climate, using online resources to do so is an inexpensive and viable alternative to pricey […]
No doubt most web designers would like to focus 100 percent of their time on what they love best about their job, namely design. But with the massive proliferation of designers inundating the freelance arm of the industry, business often needs to take center stage. And that means contracts, contracts […]
A post two weeks ago introduced four new trends dominating web design in 2014, including the rise of flat design and an increased use of infographics and e-newsletters. But, as with all things in web design industry, there’s much, much more coming down the pipeline, especially in regards to online […]
Whether you’re working with words or photos, coding or infographics, running out of ideas is a fact of life for even the best and most prolific website designers. It doesn’t matter if you crank out a dozen sites a year or a dozen sites a week—it’s hard to keep things […]
In 2013 it was Parallax scrolling and an increased emphasis on typography, short videos and responsive design. But if there is indeed one constant in the always evolving world of web design, it’s that nothing stays static for long.
So what trends should professional site designers be keeping tabs on for […]