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Online Campaigning with Change.org, A Beginner's Guide

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  • Online Campaigning with Change.org A Beginner’s Guide
  • Online Campaigning with Change.org 1. Change.org and Our New Petition Tool 2. What Can You Do With Online Petitions? 3. Choosing a Campaign and Targets 4. Writing a Winning Petition 5. Sharing and Spreading the Word
  • Online Campaigning with Change.org 1. Change.org and Our New Petition Tool 2. What Can You Do With Online Petitions? 3. Choosing a Campaign and Targets 4. Writing a Winning Petition 5. Sharing and Spreading the Word
  • Change.org
  • Change.org
  • change.org/petition
  • change.org/start_a_petition
  • Change.org Petitions • Easy to use • Real-time delivery of letters to targets • Powerful sharing tools • Email opt-in for nonprofits • FREE
  • Online Campaigning with Change.org 1. Change.org and Our New Petition Tool 2. What Can You Do With Online Petitions? 3. Choosing a Campaign and Targets 4. Writing a Winning Petition 5. Sharing and Spreading the Word
  • What Can You Do With Online Petitions? • Pressure targets • Promote your issue and build awareness • Recruit new supporters • Take advantage of the news cycle
  • What Can You Do With Online Petitions? • Pressure targets • Promote your issue and build awareness • Recruit new supporters • Take advantage of the news cycle
  • What Can You Do With Online Petitions? • Pressure targets • Promote your issue and build awareness • Recruit new supporters • Take advantage of the news cycle
  • What Can You Do With Online Petitions? • Pressure targets • Promote your issue and build awareness • Recruit new supporters • Take advantage of the news cycle
  • What Can You Do With Online Petitions? • Pressure targets • Promote your issue and build awareness • Recruit new supporters • Take advantage of the news cycle
  • Online Campaigning with Change.org 1. Change.org and Our New Petition Tool 2. What Can You Do With Online Petitions? 3. Choosing a Campaign and Targets 4. Writing a Winning Petition 5. Sharing and Spreading the Word
  • Great Online Campaigns • Address clear and specific issues • Are timely • Target decision makers • Are easy to understand • Appeal to a broad audience • Get straight to the point
  • All About Targets • Choose targets who are decision makers whenever possible • Think about who might be easiest to influence with an online petition • Targets don’t need to be well-known, but they need to be relevant • Don’t be afraid to choose more than one target • President Obama isn’t always the best target
  • Some Great Targets Besides President Obama • Cabinet Officials (Secretary of State, Treasury Secretary, EPA Administrator, etc.) • Senate and House Committee Members • Local Officials (Mayors, School Boards, Utility Comissioners) • Business Leaders (CEOs, Corporate Social Responsibility Officers, Communications and PR) • University Presidents and Deans, NGO Leaders, Celebrities
  • Online Campaigning with Change.org 1. Change.org and Our New Petition Tool 2. What Can You Do With Online Petitions? 3. Choosing a Campaign and Targets 4. Writing a Winning Petition 5. Sharing and Spreading the Word
  • People Don’t Read on the Web... ...They Scan
  • Writing Great Petitions • Clear Crisp Headlines • Short • Broken into “bite sized” paragraphs • Note the first couple of words in each paragraph
  • Writing Great Petitions • Intriguing headline • Even shorter! • No links needed • Note the first couple of words in each paragraph
  • Online Campaigning with Change.org 1. Change.org and Our New Petition Tool 2. What Can You Do With Online Petitions? 3. Choosing a Campaign and Targets 4. Writing a Winning Petition 5. Sharing and Spreading the Word
  • Sharing and Spreading the Word • Sharing is the key to success • Start with email, Facebook, and Twitter. In that order. • Built into Change.org • Your friends, followers, fans, and contacts are are your outreach team
  • Sharing and Spreading the Word • Sharing is the key to success • Start with email, Facebook, and Twitter. In that order. • Built into Change.org • Your friends, followers, fans, and contacts are are your outreach team
  • Sharing and Spreading the Word • Sharing is the key to success • Start with email, Facebook, and Twitter. In that order. • Built into Change.org • Your friends, followers, fans, and contacts are are your outreach team
  • Sharing and Spreading the Word • Top petitions appear on weekly leaderboard and get highlighted via our weekly e-newsletter
  • Sharing and Spreading the Word • Top petitions in each cause are featured as well
  • Sharing and Spreading the Word • Top petitions in each cause are featured as well
  • Real World Example • Great sharing success • Simple to understand, broad appeal • Builds awareness • Useful for offline lobbying efforts
  • change.org/start_a_petition
  • Questions? robin@change.org