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In the spirit of TechSoup's new look, we've compiled a list of resources and products from around our global network on website design, planning, and management. Whether you're thinking about making some small enhancements to your organization's website or planning a complete redesign, you'll find plenty of useful information and tips from TechSoup and our global partners.  

Design and Multimedia

A well-designed website doesn't require a large budget and a professional design team. Take a look at some of our resources and products available through the TechSoup donation program:

  • TechSoup's Adobe Donation Program provides a range of software for revamping your organization's website. 
  • Should you redesign your website from scratch or simply tweak it for better usability? TechSoup Canada offers four points to consider when planning your organization's website.
  • Available through TechSoup, Microsoft Expression Studio 4 Ultimate is a family of tools for designers building web and Windows client applications and rich media content.
  • The COO of 99designs, a design firm based in Australia and San Francisco, guest blogged about web design for Connecting Up, TechSoup's Australia and New Zealand partner. He explains how important it is to invest in good design for your organization's online presence.
  • You can build a great-looking, professional website for your organization without being a design expert (and without going over budget). TechSoup's A Cooperative Approach to Web Design guides you through the key components and questions to consider when building a website. Be sure to watch the accompanying webinar on web design as well.
  • The Greenbelt Alliance, a nonprofit in the San Francisco Bay Area, shared 10 lessons learned from its major website overhaul.
  • Watch a replay of TechSoup's Short Evaluations of Real Websites webinar to hear expert feedback on nonprofit and library websites. 

Website Building, Planning, and Management

Looks aren't the only important element of a well-designed website. These articles and products can help you build your website from the ground up as well as inspire enhancements or new features on an existing site.  

Mobile Optimization

As more people are accessing the Internet from their smartphones or tablets, mobile optimization for websites is becoming increasingly important.

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