1. Maximize Demosphere XVIII
Presented by Sean Rose
September 15, 2010
2. Before We Start...
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3. Session Overview
Part 1: The "No Brainers"
Part 2: The Ideas
Part 3: Additional Ideas / Resources
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Open chat directly following session.
Slides emailed & video posted online.
4. Part 1: The "No Brainers"
If items are date stamped, consider their shelf life
If news is stale, users won't come back
Always consider: is this time sensitive?
5. Part 1: The "No Brainers"
Know What's Important
Each organization is different
Each set of users is different
Listen and understand what they want and need and tailor
6. Part 1: The "No Brainers"
Who's In Charge?
Make sure website roles delegated properly.
If no one's responsible, nothing gets done.
7. Part 2: The Ideas
It's Not All About You
Post information about external topics
Make sure it's relevant to your organization
Can be news, video, links, etc.
8. Part 2: The Ideas
If you have it, say so!
Link to Facebook, Twitter, etc.
Set links to open in new window
Refer those back to your website
9. Part 2: The Ideas
Remember Who You Are
Clearly display your mission and vision statement
Put it on the homepage or make it clearly linked
10. Part 2: The Ideas
Devise a guide with available options
Detail success stories
11. Part 2: The Ideas
Be Clear: Make Your Intentions Known
What do you want your user to do?
12. Part 2: The Ideas
Answer The Right Questions
What's asked most? Answer those questions.
13. Part 2: The Ideas
Pictures tell stories.
Consider attention spans.
Too much content = risk missing everything
Experiment - find new successful tactics
Always remember what differentiates YOU from others in
14. Part 3: Add'l Ideas/Resources
Take advantage of new features.
Previous ExtraTime Newsletters
Full Youth Club Directory
See what others are doing ... be inspired!
Previous Maximize Demosphere Sessions / Club Tips
Review previous topics - many are website related.
15. Wrap Up
Open Chat just moments away!
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Items discussed today will be ...
Emailed to you.
Posted on www.demosphere.com & Facebook
16. Thanks for joining us for
Maximize Demosphere XVIII
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