One of our recent projects involved developing a subsection of the WildAid site for their Ivory Free campaign. Saving the elephants is an obvious goal, but did you know that "blood ivory is thought to be funding the operations of [insurgent and terrorist groups]"?
The 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report provides some interesting statistics about online technology and NGOs around the world. Would you have guessed that more NGOs have Facebook pages than have websites? (95% to 92% respectively).
In recognition of International Women's Day what is your pledge to ensure parity for women everyday all over the world?
I had an email exchange recently with someone from a group that uses CiviCRM and she mentioned that she wished she didn't have to go to hire a consultant every time she had a question -- she is more of a "DIY" person... We are a nonprofit that serves other nonprofits, but our mission has an educational and empowering thrust. We are here to support as needed but we want you and your team to build skills and have the appropriate technology in place to do your work. In that vein, here are a few important resources for CiviCRM DIYers
Creator, open our hearts to peace and healing between all people. Creator, open our hearts to provide and protect for all children of the earth...
It's time to celebrate the 20 year work anniversary of Beth Ponticello, our Art Director. She has been working with us and our partners since 1995, which is no small amount of time in the graphic design world and is two eternities in the web world.
After nearly 14 years, it's time for us to bid a bittersweet bon voyage to Will Simpson, who has been involved in almost every aspect of CEDC's work over the years.
The world of SEO is always changing, and while some of the algorithm adjustments seem rather obscure and hard to use in day-to-day life, a few of the (relatively) recent changes that Google has made to its ranking algorithms are fairly straightforward to implement.
This morning, NPR Radio ran this story about WildAid, a current CEDC partner, and their efforts to stop the poaching of African Elephants and Rhinoceros in the name of the Ivory and Rhino Horn trades.