In the next several weeks, we will be making a few upgrades to all local MADD Canada sites. 1) National news releases merged with your local news The biggest improvement will be the merging of MADD Canada’s news releases with your local news posts. This means that the national news releases and the news that… Continue Reading Upgrades coming to all local Chapter/Community Leader websites
This instruction sheet will help you with the most common tasks for maintaining your website: Adding a homepage slide/banner Adding events Adding a latest news item Editing pages Adding pages Adding links Linking to a PDF Adding images For more information on managing your website, please check out our Tutorial pages.
There is a new homepage slide for all Chapter/CL websites outside of Quebec (a separate slide will be prepared for Quebec shortly). The slide links to the new boating safety survey. Please follow these instructions to add this to your website.
Do you have an event that repeats regularly, such as a monthly board meeting? There is now a Recurring Events function in the Events editor. When you add a new Event, scroll down below the Text Editor to the Date & Time section. You can choose Weekly, Monthly, or Yearly recurrence. After the date passes… Continue Reading New recurring events function
With the beginning of the 2013 Project Red Ribbon campaign, we have new content and images for your Chapter/CL website. New homepage slider images There is a new Project Red Ribbon slider image for the homepage that should replace the 25th anniversary image. We also have a homepage slider image to link to the new… Continue Reading New images for 2013 Project Red Ribbon campaign
Want your Twitter feed on your website? Need a form for new volunteers? Check out our page on Extended Functions (lots more too!).
Some new instructions on how to create PayPal buttons for your website have now been posted. We have uploaded a selection of PayPal buttons to your website (in your Media Files section) that you can now connect to PayPal using the steps described here.
Risen? What’s Risen? Risen is the theme used for all of our MADD Chapters web sites. Themes set the look and feel of the site. More information about themes here. The Tutorials are available from the main menu on the www.maddchapters.ca web site. Or, just click here. Topics covered include: Theme Options Customization Homepage Pages… Continue Reading Risen tutorials posted
Thanks to your feedback, the FAQ list is starting to grow. Feel free to ask your questions in the comments section at the bottom of the page and we’ll do our best to answer your questions. Connie and Fraser
At the recent National Board meeting, much discussion ensued surrounding Chapter and CL websites. In our efforts to streamline our image and to have a consistent look across Canada as well as to reduce local costs for Chapters and CLs, MADD Canada will be creating a brand new website template for all Chapter and CLs.… Continue Reading Chapter and CL website changes (Message from National Office) | Modification des sites internet des sections locales et leaders communautaires (Message du bureau national)