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creating a dynamic chapter website leveraging the internet to benefit your chapter
Creating a Dynamic Chapter Website: Leveraging the Internet to Benefit Your Chapter
  • Promoting Your Program
  • Developing Student Skills
building websites
Building Websites

promoting your programdeveloping student skills

Tech Services: Web & GIS

Web focus on data & dynamic sites

Function before form

Usability is key

Mainly ag clients, now branching out

Quentin Rund

PAQ Interactive

www.paqinteractive.com

qrund@paqinteractive.com

(217) 762-7955

Central Illinois farm boy

Too many older brothers

Peace Corps, Tunisia

Started PAQ fulltime in 1997

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Creating a Dynamic Chapter Website: Leveraging the Internet to Benefit Your Chapter

Workshop Outline

  • Benefits of Ag Program Website
  • Website Development, What’s Involved
  • Building Student Skills
  • Getting Started, Resources
benefits of an ag program website
Benefits of an Ag Program Website
  • Community outreach
  • Recognize student achievement
  • Boost recruitment
  • Save time
  • Enhance fundraising
  • Get with the times
  • Build student skills
web development what s involved
Web Development, What’s Involved
  • Defining the purpose
  • Identifying the audience
  • Determining Content
  • Planning Creation and Maintenance
  • Assigning Responsibility
defining the purpose
Defining the Purpose
  • Promotion of activities
  • Communicate with alumni
  • Recognize achievement
  • Recruitment
  • Service to community
  • Fund raising
identifying the audience
Identifying the Audience
  • Primary
    • Members
    • Students
    • Potential members
  • Secondary
    • Parents
    • Community
    • Administration
determining content
Determining Content
  • What do other chapters do
  • What are my audience’s interests
  • How often will it change
  • Who will be responsible
  • Timeline and goals for Content Management
  • Program of Activities
planning creation and maintenance
Planning Creation and Maintenance
  • Organizing content (information architecture)
  • Timeline for creation
  • Schedule for maintenance
    • Use program of activities as a guide
  • Hold a design contest
assigning responsibility
Assigning Responsibility
  • Make it a team effort
  • Allow members to pursue interests
  • Set and enforce deadlines
building student skills
Building Student Skills
  • Builds Communication Skills
  • Builds Thinking/Analysis Skills
  • Builds Life-long Learning Skills
  • Community Outreach
  • Applied Learning
building student math skills
Building Student Math Skills
  • Layout and design
  • Resizing images
  • Budgeting time and resources
  • Profitability – do we have enough sponsors to sustain production
  • Web statistics
    • Analysis
    • Stats
    • Decision making
think learn communicate
Think, Learn, Communicate
  • Thinking
    • Planning
    • Delegation
    • Teamwork
    • Decision making
  • Learning
    • Finding solutions for what you want to do
    • Implementing ideas from other sites
    • Learn how to find answers
  • Communicating
    • Writing
    • Marketing
    • Interviewing
    • Speaking (podcasts)
getting started
Getting Started
  • www.ffachapter.net
  • Facebook.com
  • MySpace.com
  • Let your kids get you started
officer pages
Officer Pages
  • Officer Teams
  • Individual Officers
  • Writing
  • Photography
  • Interviewing
  • Speaking
  • Great opportunity for freshmen to interview more experienced members
home page items
Home Page Items
  • Short bursts of information
    • Link to more content
  • Update regularly
  • Promote upcoming activities
  • Recognize achievements
awards
Awards
  • Recognize achievement at the chapter and individual level
  • Build a history of winners
  • Good activity for Reporters
events
Events
  • Post chapter events
  • List CDEs
  • Provide convention information
  • Promote chapter banquets
  • Include fundraising activities
  • Post deadlines for signup
photo gallery
Photo Gallery
  • Promote the fun
  • Reward good work
  • Record chapter activities
  • Photo contest
  • Spark creativity
alumni advisory council
Alumni / Advisory Council
  • Recognize involvement
  • Show appreciation
  • Keep community active in chapter
about our chapter
About Our Chapter
  • Give some history
  • Provide current stats
  • Promote annual activities
  • Suggest how to get involved
forms docs
Forms / Docs
  • Make it easy to find forms
  • Parents appreciate this
  • Link to docs from other places in site
enewsletter
eNewsletter
  • Excellent communications tool
  • Cuts publication costs
  • Add color – nothing extra
  • Allows more regular publication
  • Provide opt-in service
  • Tips: short, to the point, tighten writing skills
sponsors
Sponsors
  • Sell sponsorship
  • Sponsor certain parts of the site
  • Newsletter sponsors by month
  • Calendar sponsors – now online
  • Link backs
other content areas
Other Content Areas
  • Committees
  • About FFA
  • Annual Report
  • Classes Offered
fundraising
Fundraising
  • Online Store
  • Market ChapterGoods & Services
  • Greater exposure
what else
What Else?
  • FFA jacket order form
  • Alumni spotlight
  • Ag program website
  • Online CDE tutorials
contact info
Contact Info

Quentin Rund

PAQ Interactive

(217) 762-7955

qrund@paqinteractive.com

www.ffachapter.net