WordPress can be an ideal application for running a website for nonprofit organizations. With its giant community, finding resources to make website management easier can be only a few clicks away. But finding quality resources at a free or discounted rate for nonprofits can be a daunting task. (more…)
Remember that popular kid in high school with the most stylish clothes, piercing eyes and perfectly coiffed hair? We all knew that person. Beyond their entrancing looks, they got away with everything and distracted you from all of your school work, because let’s face it, they were dreamy. An image rotator (a.k.a. image carousel, image slider) on your nonprofit’s homepage is a lot like that; it looks pretty slick, but in the end it’s incredibly distracting and bad for conversions.
The saying “follow your nose” is about listening to your gut and instinct. The other interpretation, with a hat tip to cartoonish toucans and bloodhounds everywhere, is to literally go toward the direction of something you smell. So what does this have to do with website navigation? Well, a whole lot more than it may initially seem. (more…)