Write-up of a web project recently completed

Below is a piece I did for a newsletter. We did later complete the content management system phase mentioned at the end of the piece.

<<DCCA’s Membership Management System

A citizen’s association’s core responsibility is to communicate with its members and community. Realizing the Dupont Circle Citizen Association’s (DCCA) membership management system (using Microsoft Access database, Excel Spreadsheets, and Outlook for mass emailing), was causing more headaches than it was solving, we recently undertook the task of finding a new cost-effective new solution. We found that the difficulty of using the database was causing our board members and committees to use spreadsheets and Outlook categories rather than our central data repository. We had a several frustrating limitations: Continue reading “Write-up of a web project recently completed”