Idealist is a great platform for your organization to promote its work and find great people. With tens of thousands of visitors to the site each day, Idealist gives you a valuable opportunity to:
Here are our top tips to help your organization make the most of Idealist:
Your page is your public face on Idealist and you'll want it to be appealing, clear, and easy to find.
Make it appealing
Make it clear
Seeing your page on Idealist may be the first time visitors learn about your work, so don't be shy!
Make it easy to find
Here are tips for making sure your page is viewed frequently:
Your organization's page is your public face on Idealist.
You can use Idealist to post jobs, internships, and volunteer opportunities. To make sure your listings attract the best candidates, you'll want to make them appealing, clear, and easy to find.
Make them appealing
Make them clear
Make them easy to find
You can use Idealist to post jobs, internships, volunteer opportunities, and events. Make them the best they can be.
Who else could be an administrator of your organization's Idealist account?
Becoming an administrator is easy. Just:
And you can always control the permissions of each administrator of your organization's page. Just click on "See all/edit admin permissions" under the list of administrators on the right side of your organization's page.
The more staff with access to your Idealist account, the more ways your organization will have to reach people in the Idealist community.
Connect with other organizations
Connect with other chapters of your organization, with partner organizations, or with organizations that you fund or that fund you. Show the Idealist community your network!
And Idealist isn't just for connecting with organizations you already know. Our website houses one of the best databases of social impact organizations in the world. Search Idealist for new groups to partner with, ask advice from, or network with.
Connect with people
Invite your community to connect with your page through their personal Idealist accounts. You'll show off your supporters, and be able to mass-message your connections when you need to spread the word about an open position or upcoming event.
Show off your network on Idealist and find new partners and collaborators.
Every registered Idealist user has a profile waiting to be filled out. You can complete yours at Idealist.org/me.
Then connect with other individuals in the Idealist community:
Share experiences, stories, and ideas with others in the Idealist community.