In today's connected world, a website is necessity if you want people looking for a Toastmasters club to find yours. Many clubs report a doubling of their guests, because that person found their club on the web.
Build a home on the wikiaEdit
You can build a home right here on the Toastmasters wikia. Simply go to Club Site for more information.
Get more members easily by getting your website up today! My club, One State Street Toastmasters, gets more than HALF of our guests from our website. In many other clubs, the story is the same. About 50% of their guests visit because they found the club on the website.
What goes into a successful Club Web SiteEdit
A course has been developed in District 53 which focuses on the attributes of an effective Club web site. Topics explained are:
- Hypertext Markup Language;
- Toastmasters Web Ring to look at other Toastmaster sites for ideas
- HTML Editor Programs
- FTP Programs
- [FreeToastHost.com FreeToastHost]—Free Webhosting for Toastmasters Clubs
- Free Web Hosting Service. (Well, almost free.)
- What to Include
- Search Engines
- On-Line Schedulers and other club software
- Privacy other requirements, and
- Other helpful sites.
The course is one hour, and all notes are published at Building a Club Web Site. The course notes can be useful for all clubs worldwide. Check it out, there are many ideas and useful information for building a website for your Toastmasters club.
- Building a Club Web Site—District 53's excellent tutorial.
- Creating a Club Web Site—District 6 has some very handy tips.
- Designing and Creating Web Page With FREE Software
- Designing and Creating a Club Web Page
- How to Create a Super Toastmasters Club Web Site for Free!