CiviCRM Tips and Tricks

Data Data Everywhere - But Where to Put It?

Did you know that CiviCRM allows you to create Custom Fields to collect information about your contacts? This is a powerful tool to organize your database to meet your specific needs. For example, you might want to find out what a participant’s meal choice is for an event or what their most valued issues are for which your organization advocates. These are all custom fields that can be added to CiviCRM to tailor to the needs of your organization. 

CiviDiscount - Learn how to create discount codes for events

Organizations often want to be able to offer discounts on events or memberships. For example, your members may benefit from discounted pricing for your annual fundraiser. CiviDiscount is a robust extension to CiviCRM that allows you to create discount codes which users can redeem when making payments for a contribution or an event. In this blog post, we will cover how to use CiviDiscount specifically for events. There are even more options available, but this will cover the basics for starters.