Campaign Tips and Strategies by Online Candidate https://www.onlinecandidate.com/articles Running for office? Find political campaign tips, strategies and campaign marketing ideas. Tue, 18 Jan 2022 19:23:54 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Overcoming Online Fundraising Naysayers https://www.onlinecandidate.com/articles/online-fundraising-naysayers Mon, 17 Jan 2022 16:47:27 +0000 http://www.onlinecandidate.com/articles/?p=2425 Even after all these years of online political campaigning, some clients still tell us about the pushback they get for wanting to fundraise online. The argument made is that it 'costs too much' and that the fees are too high. In other words, because a fundraising method incurs costs, then it should be avoided.

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What To Know Before You Accept Political Donations Online https://www.onlinecandidate.com/articles/setup-political-online-donations Mon, 10 Jan 2022 18:46:09 +0000 http://www.onlinecandidate.com/articles/?p=2978 As costs and technical barriers have dropped, political campaigns of all sizes are now raising money on the web. Today, even local candidates can easily set up an online donation page.

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8 New Years Resolutions for Political Candidates https://www.onlinecandidate.com/articles/new-years-resolutions-political-candidates Tue, 04 Jan 2022 17:09:23 +0000 https://www.onlinecandidate.com/articles/?p=13143 There are many New Year’s resolutions that people make but few people follow through with. If you are running for office this year, here are some resolutions you might want to keep. Put together a solid political campaign plan. Today’s political landscape is more complex than ever before. There are many tasks required in preparing […]

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What To Do With Your Campaign Website After The Election https://www.onlinecandidate.com/articles/campaign-website-after-election Tue, 28 Dec 2021 15:42:21 +0000 http://www.onlinecandidate.com/articles/?p=1210 The election is over. All the advertising has ended, the final bills are paid, and the signage is coming down. But don't forget the campaign website - it's still out there! Here are some ideas for dealing with your website after Election Day.

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Running for Local Office In 2022? Better Start Preparing Now https://www.onlinecandidate.com/articles/running-for-office-candidates-start-preparing Sun, 19 Dec 2021 18:22:01 +0000 https://www.onlinecandidate.com/articles/?p=5223 We are barely past the 2021 elections, so who wants to think about Election Day 2022? Smart candidates, that’s who. Even if you are running for local office, the time to get started on your campaign is NOW. Filing periods for 2022 municipal elections are coming up fast. It doesn’t matter if you are running […]

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Campaigning During the Holiday Season https://www.onlinecandidate.com/articles/campaigning-during-holiday-season Tue, 07 Dec 2021 02:36:22 +0000 https://www.onlinecandidate.com/articles/?p=12980 This message came to several of our business email accounts yesterday morning: I’m Running for Congress My name is [REDACTED], and I’m running to be the next US Congressman for [REDACTED] Congressional District. And the email went on for another 400 words about the candidate and why he is running – and then ended  with […]

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The Money Is In The List – Have You Started Yours? https://www.onlinecandidate.com/articles/money-email-list-started Mon, 29 Nov 2021 17:19:23 +0000 http://www.onlinecandidate.com/articles/?p=3277 Winning political campaigns lay the groundwork for success long before Election Day. In traditional marketing, it’s said that the money is in the mailing list. For digital marketing campaigns, that money is in the email list. If you are running for office, you need a relevant list of active email subscribers that you can call upon […]

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