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Tech Roundup: Key Website Metrics

Getting people to your nonprofit's website is just the beginning. The key is to keep them engaged once they arrive. Be on the lookout for these visitor behaviors: How often they hit the back button. The bounce or exit rate represents the percentage of visitors who enter the site and leave it immediately rather than…

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Tech Roundup: Going Mobile

There's no denying that more and more of us are using mobile devices, and that it's changing the way we live and work. For nonprofits, mobile is quickly becoming a go-to strategy for donor engagement, relationship building, fundraising, and marketing. Check out these helpful resources from NTEN: What Does Mobile Mean for Your Organization? Responsive…

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Tip of the Week: Renewing Your Job Posting

Need to extend your job candidate search? Hoping to repost a past job to the ConnectVA Job Finder? ConnectVA is the "go-to" place for nonprofit and government jobs in Central Virginia. Our Job Finder allows users to post current job openings and for the thousands of visitors who visit ConnectVA to view them. Job postings are live…

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User Spotlight: Mandy Arnold, Henrico County Public Library

Meet Mandy Arnold, Teen Services Librarian, Tuckahoe Area Library, Henrico County Public Library Tell us about your work and what you find most rewarding about it. As a Teen Services Librarian for Henrico County Public Library, I work with teens and tweens to meet their reading and information needs, provide enriching age-appropriate programs, and support…

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Get your Business Connected on ConnectVA

Would you like your business to be more connected with the good work and impact of our local community-based organizations?  ConnectVA unifies ConnectSouthide and ConnectRichmond into Central Virginia's virtual nonprofit center and civic hub - and this time we've made a space for the business sector to join the dialogue and participate in the community…

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Tip of the Week: Programs & Services and the Health & Human Services Directory

In addition to jobs, events and items, registered organizations can post their programs and services through their organization profile. This allows you to keep the description of your organization concise while helping visitors easily find specific programs and services you offer through ConnectVA's friendly search options. If you work for a nonprofit or public agency…

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Tip of the Week: Searching by Location

Only want to see jobs in Richmond? Looking for events in Petersburg? What about services in Hanover? ConnectSouthside and ConnectRichmond may have merged into one website, but that doesn't mean that you've lost the ability to drill down into your local information with ConnectVA. We still offer access to uniquely local information through built-in location…

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