Sign-up and Set-up Your Tendenci Nonprofit Website


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Tendenci is an open source content management system for non profits to easily create and manage their websites. Tendenci includes all the tools your nonprofit association needs for managing events, memberships, donations, jobs board, and more. Try Tendenci Free for 30 Days and see for yourself.

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  • This presentation will walk you through the different features and modules the Tendenci CMS for nonprofit websites contains. Learn more about Tendenci and sign-up for your free 30-day trial at
  • Sign-Up is fast and doesn’t require a credit card.
  • New clients will receive an email with a confirmation link, once they click the link in their email, their Tendenci website is automatically created.
  • The new user will receive an email when their site is ready also.
  • Logging into the new site
  • The dashboard includes easy to identify icons for different content and modules, links to update the theme and configure the site, and a getting started guide to walk a new user through using Tendenci.
  • The Getting Started Guide is the best place to begin for demonstrating Tendenci
  • The first thing a new user wants to do is select their website theme that will form the structure and appearance of their homepage and internal pages.
  • ThinkSmart Template – just one of our new customizable themes included “out of the box” when you set-up your Tendenci nonprofit website.
  • Bullet Points Template – another example of our Tendenci themes that you can select and customize for your association.
  • Apps are core modules included with all Tendenci websites. Plugins are optional and have an additional cost to add to your website.
  • Create and share photo galleries on your Tendenci website!
  • Tendenci comes with all the tools your nonprofit needs for events including the calendar with customizable and colorful event types for creating event categories and filtering them, online event registrations including payment through your website, and more!
  • Tendenci includes membership management tools so you can create multiple types of memberships, accept online membership applications and payments for new memberships as well as renewals.
  • Add a jobs board and resume directory to your Tendenci website. Jobs and Resumes include the option to charge for listings so your nonprofit can generate additional revenue online.
  • Increase your fundraising and donations on your Tendenci website!
  • Mobile templates are a custom option at an additional charge that make it easier for your site visitors to navigate your website when they are on their mobile devices.
  • Tendenci uses Google Maps with several different modules including events and locations to make it easier for your online visitors to find you offline.
  • Tendenci makes it simple to communicate with your members and community online with email newsletter and social networking integration.
  • Add additional revenue and value to your website with Business Directories.
  • A number of additional plugins are available at an additional cost, plus Tendenci makes it easy to develop custom plugins for your nonprofit association.Just a few of our popular plugins include the Staff plugin for your staff and Board members, Video plugin to create rich, online video galleries on your website, and custom plugins like the Museums directory plugin.
  • Content is added to your website using Pages, Articles, and News.Tendenci makes it easy for multiple admins and users to add, edit, and delete content depending on the level of control You want them to have. All content includes our selective permissions settings option and you have full control over the content on your website without having to do all the work yourself.
  • Spaces, stories and boxes enable you to customize how content is displayed in various parts of your website using tags and easy to create custom content boxes.Examples of how to use stories and boxes include home page rotators to display images for the next event, internal page sidebar content announcing new events, press releases, and members, and adding sponsorship logos to different parts of your website to promote your biggest supporters.Spaces are a user configurable area within the template that can be set to pull in custom text or dynamic content. Tendenci themes each have different spaces built into the templates within regions such as the homepage, footer, page sidebars, and headers.
  • Create your own Tendenci nonprofit website and learn how easy it is to grow your association online and offline today!
  • Need a little more information or have a question about Tendenci for your nonprofit? I want you to love using Tendenci as much as I do and am here to help!
  • Sign-up and Set-up Your Tendenci Nonprofit Website

    1. 1. Tendenci Demo Sign-Up and Set-Up Your Site By Sarah Worthy@tendenci//
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    3. 3. Look At This Image!
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    5. 5. A Brand New Site!
    6. 6. The Dashboard
    7. 7.
    8. 8. New User Support
    9. 9. ContentManagement
    10. 10. Tags Organize Content Display
    11. 11. Online EventRegistration
    12. 12. PhotoSharing
    13. 13. Navigating Tendenci
    14. 14. Add NewPages and Links
    15. 15. Select Your Template
    16. 16. Upload a Logo
    17. 17. Drag and Drop Menus
    18. 18. Theme Color Selection
    19. 19. Apps and Plugins
    20. 20. Photo Albums
    21. 21. Events Management
    22. 22. Memberships
    23. 23. Jobs Board
    24. 24. Fundraising and Donations
    25. 25. Mobile
    26. 26. Google Maps Integration
    27. 27. Online Communications
    28. 28. Business Directories
    29. 29. Beyond the Core - Plugins
    30. 30. Easy to Add Content
    31. 31. Easy to Manage Content
    32. 32. Try Tendenci Free! Sign-up for your own Tendenciwebsite and try it free for 30 Days:!
    33. 33. Questions? Contact Me!Sarah