July 26, 2017: Improving Your Election Website

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July 26, 2017: Improving Your Election Website

30.00

Title: Improving Your Election Website

Description: Make a plan to make your election website more effective at providing important civic information

Date: Wed, July 26

Time: 1pm - 2:30pm CT

Price: $30

What you’ll learn:

  • What top civic information people are looking for online

  • Principles of writing in plain language and using plain design

  • Ways to update your election website to keep the public informed year-round

What you’ll get:

  • Participant guide

  • Introduction to a free app to improve your writing

  • Connections with CTCL staff and other election officials in the course

Agenda:

  • 1pm - 1:15pm

Breakout exercise: Prioritizing civic information to answer the public’s most pressing questions

  • 1:15pm - 1:35pm

Presentation: Principles of plain language and plain design

  • 1:35pm - 1:50pm

Breakout exercise: Writing election information in plain language

  • 1:50pm - 2pm

Demo: Using a free app to make your writing easier to understand

  • 2pm - 2:15pm

Presentation: Updating your website throughout the election cycle

  • 2:15pm - 2:30pm

Group discussion: How do you want to improve your election office’s website? What are your next steps?

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Title: Improving Your Election Website

Description: Make a plan to make your election website more effective at providing important civic information

Date: Wed, July 26

Time: 1pm - 2:30pm CT

Price: $30

What you’ll learn:

  • What top civic information people are looking for online

  • Principles of writing in plain language and using plain design

  • Ways to update your election website to keep the public informed year-round

What you’ll get:

  • Participant guide

  • Introduction to a free app to improve your writing

  • Connections with CTCL staff and other election officials in the course

Agenda:

  • 1pm - 1:15pm

Breakout exercise: Prioritizing civic information to answer the public’s most pressing questions

  • 1:15pm - 1:35pm

Presentation: Principles of plain language and plain design

  • 1:35pm - 1:50pm

Breakout exercise: Writing election information in plain language

  • 1:50pm - 2pm

Demo: Using a free app to make your writing easier to understand

  • 2pm - 2:15pm

Presentation: Updating your website throughout the election cycle

  • 2:15pm - 2:30pm

Group discussion: How do you want to improve your election office’s website? What are your next steps?