do_action_mtl: we’re back!

do_action_mtl: we’re back!

That’s right, we’re back for another instalment of do_action_mtl. What’s do_action_mtl? It’s a charity hackathon for local non-profits, a way for us to give back. This one-day event combines two communities we love: WordPress professionals and folks doing great work as part of a non-profit or charitable organization. Conceived and supported by the WordPress Foundation,… Continue reading

Best non-profit tech links: February 2018

Best non-profit tech links: February 2018

Holy smokes, it’s March! Which means winter might be over soon but also, it’s time to bring back our monthly round up of tech links for non-profits. Some of the following links will be from January and December, so you’re not missing out on any content! WordPress Gutenberg News With the Gutenberg editor revving up… Continue reading

Best non-profit tech links: November 2017

Best non-profit tech links: November 2017

We’re a little late with our November round-up, mostly because WordCamp US just took place over the weekend so we were a bit preoccupied and we wanted to be timely by covering it. Aside from WordPress related news, another focus this month is data because with #GivingTuesday behind us your non-profit probably gathered quite a… Continue reading

Best non-profit tech and digital strategy links: October 2017

Best non-profit tech and digital strategy links: October 2017

This month we’re going to be focusing on all things #GivingTuesday with sprinkles of other great content for your non-profit. As always, do let us know if we missed any important links! Tech + web 8 elements of a successful fundraising landing page A great place to start off with all things #GivingTuesday and some… Continue reading

Best non-profit tech and digital strategy links: August 2017

Best non-profit tech and digital strategy links: August 2017

Welcome to our latest roundup of the best tech, content, and digital strategy links for non-profits. There’s been a lot of activity in the WordPress community so we’ll start there. As always, do let us know if we missed any important links! WordPress What’s new in Gutenberg 1.0.0 WordPress’s new content editor plugin has a… Continue reading

do_action_mtl: call for web professionals

do_action_mtl: call for web professionals

UPDATE: we’re happy to announce that all hackathon spots have now been filled! Thanks to everyone who’s shared our event and, of course, to everyone who’s signed up to participate. With our non-profit participants announced last month, we are now building teams who will create websites for each of these organizations. This means that we’re… Continue reading

Best non-profit tech and marketing links: July 2017

Best non-profit tech and marketing links: July 2017

Another month has passed by (seriously, where has the time gone?) and we’re happy to share our list of the best non-profit links from July and the events we’re looking forward to in August. Let us know if we missed any important links! Tech + web 10 Free Must-Read Books for Machine Learning and Data… Continue reading

do_action_mtl: announcing participating nonprofits

do_action_mtl: announcing participating nonprofits

We’re thrilled to announce the nonprofits who will benefit from our do_action_mtl hackathon this year. These organizations will participate in the one-day event when a team of web professionals will build a new WordPress website for them. A huge thank you to everyone who applied, we could only do so much so if we didn’t… Continue reading