Acquiring or Selling a Business? A Checklist for Transferring Digital Assets

Most people buying or selling a business have a detailed account of assets such as land, buildings, inventory, and equipment. However, businesses also own digital properties: websites, domain names, social media accounts, directory listings, software, and more, and forgetting to include them in the acquisition can cost you money and loss of search engine visibility. …

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Tips for Holding Secure and Effective Public Zoom Meetings

person videoconferencing from home

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Zoom has emerged as the go-to solution for everything from yoga classes to official local government meetings. In my own sequestered life, in addition to using Zoom to meet with my book club and chat with friends, I’ve had a part in City Council meetings, a town hall by a Senate …

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Nonprofits: Why Hire Someone to Design your Website?

Front Page Community Garden Kitchen Website

As I said in my post about print projects, I have a passion for non-profit organizations. Each one is different and faces unique challenges. And, it’s extra motivating to use my skills to raise money for education, solve hunger, or help a city prosper. Many small non-profits don’t think they can afford to have a professional …

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So You’ve Received a Donation! Now What?

Thanks to a certificate program I am attending (see below), I wanted to share some insights on using your website and other communications channels to strengthen your nonprofit’s connections with supporters. So you have received a gift! Now what? I learned that of ten new donors, only three make a second gift! It sounds like …

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“Click Here to Log In” … don’t do it!

Beware of this Bluehost Phishing e-mail (“click here to log in” … don’t do it!). A “phishing” e-mail is one that tries to get you to reveal your login credentials to a hacker. Phishing is often how organizations get infected with viruses and ransomware. As you may know, a few days ago, 23 Texas cities …

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Slides from WordCamp: WordPress for Nonprofits

Thanks for checking out my presentations at WordCamp Albuquerque 2018 and WordCamp DFW 2017! If you work for a non-profit or want to help your non-profit clients to become better communicators, I hope it was helpful. Please feel free to reach out with any questions. I wanted to add an additional link to more information …

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