Online Fundraising Is Here to Stay

Growing up in India, fundraising was mostly synonymous with a smaller group of people who could afford to pay a hefty price for a fancy dinner. This excluded a large chunk of people who were too intimidated by the ticket prices or turned off by the glitz and glamor surrounding a charitable cause.

Living in a time fraught with natural disasters, online fundraising has indeed been a blessing in disguise for charitable organizations and political fundraisers alike. The internet has not only connected all corners of world but also opened a new and furiously popular online giving platform. [Read more…]

7 Political Campaign Website Screwups

Having worked on a large number of campaign websites over the years, we’ve found that the same problems tend to crop up again and again. If you are creating or maintaining a political campaign website, be sure to avoid these screwups.

1) Missing Critical Information – This includes the candidate’s name, elected position, election date and so on… You would be surprised how often this information is left out of a website – even on the contact page. And if you want people to vote for you, please, please tell them the election date. [Read more…]