Welcome to the .ORG Learning Center

A trusted online destination providing useful resources to those in the .ORG Community who are just beginning their journey to establish and promote their cause online. Brought to you by Public Interest Registry.

Bootcamp for Mission-Driven Organizations

What if you have a great idea to help your community and improve our world, but you don’t know how to move from inspiration to action? This 8-part article series will get you up and running in no time!

Introducing the Cybersecurity Toolkit for Mission-Driven Organizations

This collection of free tools, guidance, resources, and training is designed to help organizations that may not have extensive cybersecurity expertise but want to take steps to protect their online activities.



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How to Grow Your Online Presence

How to Grow Your Online Presence

Any organization can reach anyone interested in their cause from anywhere, regardless of geographical location or time zone. They only need to be online. Whether it’s creating an exciting yet navigable website or making the most of what search engines can offer, there are lots of tricks to improve your online visibility, increase the number of people who are aware of your cause, and ultimately maximize your impact.
Dos and Don’ts of Using Data

Dos and Don’ts of Using Data

Mastering data analytics does not require masses of expert knowledge or heaps of effort, but it does require some preparation, reading, and research. Some charities avoid using data through fear of complexity, the presumed shortage of data and resources to handle it, or a supposed lack of expertise. Other charities might use data in wrong ways, such as taking a slapdash approach, lacking defined objectives, not implementing legal and ethical standards, or generally making a lot of easy-to-avoid mistakes. This video from the .ORG Learning Center and Charity Digital outlines the dos and don’ts of data analytics to help you succeed.
How Data Can Inform Your 2022 & 2023 Planning

How Data Can Inform Your 2022 & 2023 Planning

Sensible charities are always looking ahead. This webinar with Charity Digital, will talk through the fundamentals of using data to inform your planning, exploring, among other issues, what you need to fundraise with different types of donors and how to use the data that comes through your services to drive further impact.

About .ORG

.ORG is the original purpose-driven “generic” top-level domain (gTLD) with more than 10 million domain names registered worldwide. .ORG is open to everyone, providing a global platform for organizations, associations, clubs, businesses and individuals to bring their ideas to life. For more than 30 years, .ORG has built an enduring legacy of trust, preserving an open and secure Internet where diverse communities can establish a trusted online identity and freely share ideas. .ORG is powered by the non-profit Public Interest Registry (PIR). PIR has been a champion for a free and open Internet for more than 15 years with a clear mission to be an exemplary domain name registry, provide a trusted digital identity and help educate those who dedicate themselves to improving our world. PIR was founded by the Internet Society (internetsociety.org) in 2002 and is based in Reston, Virginia, USA.

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