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87 Ways to Make Your Website More Volunteer Friendly



87 Ways to Make Your Website More Volunteer Friendly

Scott C. Stevenson (Editor)

ISBN: 978-1-118-69226-4 May 2013 Jossey-Bass 46 Pages


Originally published by Stevenson, Inc., this practical resource provides strategies for nonprofit organizations to connect with more volunteers through their websites. It includes proven techniques for tailoring a website to meet volunteers' needs and provides examples of effective website features from a variety of organizations.

Important topics covered include:

  • Essential elements of a volunteer website
  • How to target baby boomer volunteers
  • How an online conferencing system helps bridge the gap
  • Boost online contact through social media
  • Ways to offer virtual volunteering opportunities 
  • Launching a Facebook page
  • How online training can streamline orientation
  • How volunteer blogs promotes communication
  • Online publications
  • How to increase website usage
  • Virtual volunteer projects
  • Useful online tools
  • Recruiting virtual volunteers
  • Migrating existing volunteer programs online
Please note that some content featured in the original version of this title has been removed in this published version due to permissions issues.