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Closed Non-Profit Need your HELP!!! PLEASE. Dog Rescue

Discussion in 'Archived' started by thereverend2, Jan 22, 2011.

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  1. thereverend2

    thereverend2 New Member

    Me and my wife have just started a non-profit Pit-bull and Rottweiler rescue. We need someone to make a web page for us. We would like it to be up to date with flash and very eye catching. You can use generic photos BUT there is 2 photos that i would like to see on the page that i will provide on request. The photos are of two of our dogs that we have here. Please feel free to email me directly at thereverend -AT- 1st CLASS INC -DOT- COM.... SORRY for that due to the 1000's of spam i get a day. Thank you for the help and god bless you..
  2. MikesTooLz

    MikesTooLz New Member

    You may want to think about having the website made in HTML5 rather than Flash.

    Flash is a big security issue just by having it installed on your PC, new security bugs are found in it every week.

    With HTML5 your users will also be able to see it from more devices then a flash page. Like on mobile devices, Iphon, IPad, Android phones, tablets...
  3. thereverend2

    thereverend2 New Member


    Sounds like a good idea.
  4. navyfalcon

    navyfalcon Well-Known Member Verified Member

    You can make your own webpage with a good (free) HTML Editor that also does CSS.
    You can start with a free template and add your own content. By the way, this site is "free website templates". You may want to look at the free website templates on this site first, then if you do not find what you can use,
    do a google search for "free website templates" and look at their templates.
    AlleyCode is a free HTML editor that also does CSS.
    Free HTML editor wysiwyg - Alleycode HTML, Text, PHP editor , Free website testing tools
    It has a good help file and tutorial.
    This forum will help you if you have problems
    hope this helps
  5. GiGis_Photography

    GiGis_Photography New Member

    you can try wix.com i never used it but i have friends that made sites from there and its free
  6. erwin1230

    erwin1230 Banned

    You can use HTML and BBcode for making your web page.Both are easy process.
  7. stluke

    stluke New Member

    Hi Reverend,
    This doesn't have anything to do with creating a website but it's regarding a fantastic free fundraising website which I use for my football team. It's called Fundraising Ideas | easyfundraising.org.uk

    Like I said, it's free to register your charity and i'm sure once one of these very kind people help you with your website then you would have no trouble finding 'supporters' to help your very good cause. It really is easy to start and once a few people know about it the much needed funds will start to come in. Check out the website for some better information though as it's definately worth a read.

    If, you do decide to sign up, please consider using our referral code when registering which would help us to raise funds for our team without it affecting your total. Don't worry if you decide against it or you already have other options.
    Our unique referral code is http://www.easyfundraising.org.uk/referral/21517

    Hope i've been a help and good luck with your website and fantastic charity.
    Kind regards,
  8. bgleague

    bgleague New Member

    Have you guys considered applying for a grant? They have topics like this giving away money to people who want to rescue/help animals all the time. Look into that, and message me if you need help.
  9. stephneenee

    stephneenee New Member

    I've also heard that flash isn't recognized by some search engines and therefore would show up as a kind of empty page to searching. I heard it was best to at least have some sort of entrance page before you hit just Flash....I hope that makes sense.
  10. Thereverend

    Thereverend New Member

    Grants and Our Site

    We are working on that.. Very slow and tedius process and ALOT of denials so far. Due to the age of the non-profit.

    On a lighter note.. we are still looking for someone to re-do our site as we have gotten a LOT of comments that the site does not look professional and that was the reason for 2 people not giving us a grant. Please I am begging this community for someone to help us out and make our site for us.. Thank you
  11. navyfalcon

    navyfalcon Well-Known Member Verified Member

    For obtaining grants, nothing beats the public library for information (Reference section), then you will have internet addresses to further check.
    Check with the librarian for help.
    For the website, 3 suggestions
    - 1. Do not build a website with flash
    flash is used to enhance a website
    - 2. Do not build a website with flash
    flash is used to enhance a website
    - 3. Do not build a website with flash
    flash is used to enhance a website
    - -
    Build the website with CSS and HTML then add flash for enhancing
    This and other websites has free css website templates. Select one you like, changing the picture is easy. Use a free photo editor to improve the photos.
    Photo Pos Pro (freeware)
    Free Photo Editor and Free Image Editor (Free Photo Editing Software and Free Image Editing Software)
    Use a free CSS/HTML editor to insert the photos and HTML content.
    AlleyCode HTML Editor
    Alleycode HTML Editor - Free software downloads and software reviews - CNET Download.com
    Flash photo album
    AnvSoft Flash Slide Show Maker - free slide show making software with cool effects
    hope this helps
  12. navyfalcon

    navyfalcon Well-Known Member Verified Member

    American Rottweilers club
    Rottweilers American Rottweiler Club

    Southern States Rottweiler Rescue
    Rottweiler | Southern States Rottweilers Rescue, Rottie Puppies Adoption, Rott Foster Homes

    A couple rescue websites to give you an idea
    You can use their site as a template, or use the best of both.
    Try to build a site for an idea and ask for specific help, like a menu or an album and you will probably get help.
    Also try some templates, a fast way to build a website.
    After you start, we can help
  13. navyfalcon

    navyfalcon Well-Known Member Verified Member

  14. Pata5359

    Pata5359 New Member

    Sounds like a good idea.
  15. navyfalcon

    navyfalcon Well-Known Member Verified Member

    Have you checked with the public library (reference section) ? They have books on how to write for a Grant and books on Grant applications. Different Grants have different qualifications.
    Also check for Grant writing lessons and training with the library or public schools. Schools apply for Grants and have training on "how to write for a grant".
    hope this helps
  16. Dawn

    Dawn Community Manager

    Hi thereverend2,

    Previously, the template request forum had to be closed due to insufficient resources; we are now pleased to announce that the template request forum has recently been relaunched.

    If you still require assistance in creating the website mentioned in your initial post, we can help by designing a new website template for you! Simply reply to this thread within 30 days of this post and we will begin working on your request with you as soon as possible. If your website requirements have changed, feel free to submit a new template request instead.

    Please note that any request to accept this offer after the above stipulated period will not be entertained.

    I look forward to seeing you on FWT again! :)
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