Online Candidate Platform Features

Design Options

Custom Website Design

Our Regular Package (Custom Design) and Enhanced Campaign Website Package (Custom Design and Content Setup) includes the creation of a website header with your campaign colors, logo, background and candidate head shot. We also modify site colors, font and background to create a professional look.

Template Editor

The Lite Website Package and the Monthly Option provide a wide selection of header images, color styles, and font types to create unique website template and look. You can also upload your own header, edit our Canva header graphics – or have us create a custom design anytime.

Every Website Includes:

Your own domain name

A FREE .com domain name of your choice. Political domains like .republican and .democrat available. You can also use your own domain if you already have one registered.

SSL certificate (https)

A SSL certificate protects your visitors, your search ranking, and your with.

Logo and graphics

For print needs, we can provide high-res versions of your custom campaign logo or site header – for free.

Best SEO practices

We incorporate best practices to your material for search engine optimization (SEO).

Mobile-friendly design

Online Candidate websites have responsive design to render well on mobile phone and tablets.

'Under Construction' page

Use this before you launch your site or if you suspend activities.

Permanent email addresses

Create permanent email addresses for your @domain that you can send and receive from.

Unlimited email forwards

Forward addresses to one or more email accounts.

Unlimited Updates

Edit pages anytime you want with with no HTML skills, software or programmers needed.

Image library access

Use images from the built-in library, along with graphics that are editable in Canva.

Exclusive client tools and resources

Clients have FREE access to tools, articles and resources at Online Candidate Resources.com

Ability to continue hosting

Keep your website after your campaign or convert your site to another purpose.

Technical support

Get help through our extensive knowledge base, by trouble ticket or phone.

NO hidden fees

We have up-front pricing to make it simple for you and your budget.

Easy Content Management

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Powerful page editor

Easily add, edit and update your site content. Add image popups, sliders, button creator- even text-to-tweet links.

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Built in styles and designs

Built-in page layout styles are included, along with ability to easily embed YouTube videos, audio files and presentations.

SEO friendly

Our system is designed to generate a search engine friendly site right from the start.

Name pages and navigation links

Create page titles and descriptions to optimize your content for search engine rankings.

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Built in blog

Use your blog to add site updates or news to keep supporters informed.

Upload files

Add anything from images to Word Doc files to PDFs. Upload press releases, policy statement, images and more.

Popover messaging

Customize and add a popover box to display special messaging.

Header notice bar

Add a linkable, closeable message bar to the top of your site.

Image library

Find just the right image for your page or post in our built-in image library.

Embed YouTube videos

Add YouTube videos to your pages and posts.

Embed PDFs

Easily upload and embed PDF files to any page for visitors to access.

Embed outside widgets

Add social media, fundraising and email widgets to pages or sidebar.

Events list

Create an organized list of all your upcoming events. Allow users to register online.

Poll Widget

Add a simple voting poll into your website. Ask a questiona dn give up to 6 answers to choose from.

Countdown widget

Display a graphical countdown to Election Day or other event.

Data capture

Capture and download data from your contact, donation, endorsement and event forms.

Social media feed display

Easily display your Facebook and Twitter feeds in your sidebar or in your pages.

Social sharing tool

Share your website content to your social media account within the site administration.

Open Graph image tool

Choose a default image when your page or post is shared on social media sites, like Facebook and Twitter.

Google Translation

Add a Google Translation widget for voters of different languages.

Fundraise Online and Grow Your Donor Base

Integrate with RaiseTheMoney

RaiseTheMoney provides campaigns  with a streamlined way to accept contributions quickly and easily.

Integrate with Anedot

Anedot is a donation and payment system for non-profits, political campaigns, and causes.

Integrate with PayPal

Online Candidate contribution forms capture donor information and integrate with PayPal.

Integrate with other donation systems

Any outside fundraising system or service can be integrated into your site.

Landing pages

Add unique and targeted landing pages for specific email, social media or fundraising campaigns.

Fundraising thermometer

Set goals and visually display how much you have raised.

Track conversions

Analytics code is easy to add across your site to track traffic and conversions.

Additional Resources To Help You Win

All of our website packages include FREE access to our exclusive political marketing site, OnlineCandidateResources.com.

Find exclusive articles, downloads and tools, including:

  • Exclusive content focused on online political campaigning techniques
  • Free social media and banner templates
  • Custom tools, including our Campaign Letter Generator
  • Resources for fundraising, email and promotion
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We offer additional services to build
your online presence – fast.

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Site Launch and Social Media Setup

We can help your campaign get that initial promotional boost to rank well in the search engines and/or set up your campaign Facebook and Twitter accounts. This can be added as a Website Option or ordered when you are ready to launch.

 

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Email Service Setup and Integration

Save time and get your email campaign started the right way. Let us set up and configure either AWeber OR MailChimp for you so you can concentrate on your campaign. This can be added when you first order or at a later time.

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Political Promo Video Design

Need to kick off your YouTube channel and embed a video into your website? We can create an intro video branded with your political website design and messaging.

 

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Political Marketing Services

We offer political marketing services help promote your online campaign.  Combined with our exclusive client resources, building an online presence has never been easier.

 

When it comes to support, you are not alone.

We’ve worked to make our system and page builder easy to use. Your site administration contains step-by-step instructions. If you are stuck, submit a trouble ticket and we’ll respond quickly. If you have an emergency or important question, give us a call. Our customer interaction and attention to detail sets us apart from other services.

5 star customer rating

Assistance Invaluable

Mike4NY2

They are extremely responsive, helpful and knowledgeable. Their customer service is top notch, and the site was beautiful. It had very clear metrics and every resource you could want. I would strongly recommend them for any political candidate.

 

Choose Your Package

All plans come with great support by knowledge base, email and phone.  No hidden fees!

Enhanced
Package

Custom Design + Content Setup

$599.

/one time

Website, Tools, and Resources
Free Domain Name & SSL Cert.
Custom Design
Marketing Addons Available
12 Months Initial Hosting

Regular
Package

Custom Design

$399.

/one time

Website, Tools, and Resources
Free Domain Name & SSL Cert.
Custom Design
Marketing Addons Available
12 Months Initial Hosting

Lite
Package

Template Design

$149.

/one time

Website, Tools, and Resources
Free Domain Name & SSL Cert.
Template Options
Addons + Upgrades Available
6 Months Initial Hosting

Monthly
Option

Template Design

$29.

/month

Website, Tools, and Resources
Free Domain Name & SSL Cert.
Template Options
Addons + Upgrades Available
Month-to-Month Hosting

Additional website options or services can be ordered at any time.
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