- WordPress Basics for Non-profits
I hope everyone is enjoying their summer. Our September meetup will be crash course on WordPress for non-profits. This workshop will give you a behind the scenes look at how WordPress works; what plugins do and how to install them; how to update your WordPress site; and some of the common challenges WordPress users face.
WordPress can be a difficult platform to master, but it's also one of the best tools for any organization trying to create a simple and effective website.
Food and drink will be provided. The event will be held in the Rufus Jones Room of Friends Center.
- Email Automation for Nonprofit Organizations
At July's Net Tuesday we will be discussing email automation strategies for Nonprofits. This workshop will focus on email automation for updates, actions, and fundraising, but the principals may be applied to other types of email. During the conversation we will explore:
- Email automation tools
- List segmentation
- Creating email campaigns
- And copyrighting for effective engagement
As always, this event will be held in the Rufus Jones Room at Friends Center, 1501 Cherry Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102. Doors open at 6:00pm and food will be provided.
- Going Live: Using Live Video for Non-Profits
On Tuesday June 5th Net Tuesays will be hosting a hands on live video training. We will be live streaming from a phone in the building during the workshop while answering questions and talking about equipment and strategies you can use to get the most out of your live video.
This workshop will:
- Show you how to start, end, and schedule your live video
- Allow you to get used to the delay involved with live video
- Show you how a team can work together to make live video more engaging
- Give you some hands on experience troubleshooting issues that may occur during live videos
We will be using Facebook and Instagram live videos if time allows.
As always, this event will be held in the Rufus Jones Room at Friends Center, 1501 Cherry Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102. Doors open at 6:00 and Food will be provided.
- Building Across Boundaries: Engage individuals with limited technology
At our May event we'll be discussing strategies for organizing in communities where some members have low technology access or literacy. While smartphones and Facebook reach most Americans there are still plenty of people who aren't using social technology to communicate. Susan Christian, a Germantown based community sustainability organizer, will talk about some of the strategies she's used to organize effective campaigns in communities with inconsistent technology use/access. This workshop is perfect for anyone who's interested in or doing community organizing.
Doors open at 6:00 and the program will begin at 6:30.
Food and drink will be provided.