Marie Curie set out to improve its use of digital after realising that it was “limiting its future” by neglecting it, and increased online donors and time visitors spent on the site by a quarter, its head of digital said yesterday.
A review programme has been launched by think tank NPC to assess how to improve access to digital technology in a charity sector “lagging way behind” in its approach.
Charities’ security system face particular threat from hacktivists who disagree with their objectives, the chief information officer at the Royal British Legion said last week.
Children’s charity Action for Children has launched a new mobile-friendly website and digital strategy, as well as refreshing its online brand with a change of colour.
The new .ngo domain name, which is only open to not-for-profit organisations, is now available to charities.
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Cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin could help charities become more transparent about how donations are spent because each coin can be traced through the system, according to a discussion paper from the Charities Aid Foundation.
Digital teams need to develop better relationships with colleagues in IT and elsewhere in the organisation for the full potential of digital to come about, according to a report from Eduserv.
One in three top charities’ websites, including Oxfam, the Royal British Legion and British Red Cross, will fall down search rankings after failing Google's new 'mobile-friendly' test.
Kirsty Weakley looks at Mercy Ships' new website and other IT new business highlights in April.