Kiwanis Club Site Training

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Module 0 – Site Security

Module 0 covers the following topics:

  • How to build in cybersecurity to all content creation activities
  • Protecting your members and organization from Phishing and Spear Phishing attacks
  • Protecting your forms from hackers & spammers
  • Protecting your blogs from spammers
  • How to find the latest cybersecurity tips

Module 1 – Accessing the Site

Module 1 covers the following topics:

  • Finding the user activation email in your inbox 
  • Opening the user activation email 
  • Saving username and password 
  • Logging into the site
  • Viewing the site dashboard

Module 2 – Adding Club Information

Module 2 covers the following topics:

  • Editing club name
  • Editing club charter date
  • Editing social media links
  • Editing tagline

Module 3 – Creating a Page

Module 3 covers the following topics:

  • Creating your first page 
  • Adding content to your page 
  • Best practices for image content 
  • Previewing your page
  • Publishing your page
  • Assigning your page to the main navigation menu
  • Working with hierarchical menu items 

Module 4 – Search Engine Optimization

Module 4 covers the following topics:

  • What is search engine optimization (SEO)?
  • Search engine basics
  • What are organic search results?
  • Why SEO is important
  • Getting started

Module 5 – Redirecting your Old Site URL to your New Site URL

Module 5 covers the following topics:

  • What is page redirection/domain forwarding?
  • What type of page redirection do we need?
  • What are organic search results?
  • Why SEO is important

Module 6 – Integrate Google Calendar

Module 6 covers the following topics:

  • Getting a Google Calendar API key from Google
  • Creating and/or linking club calendars in Google Calendar
  • Setting up a calendar to be public in Google Calendar
  • Finding the calendar id in Google Calendar
  • Adding Google Calendar API key to the Simple Calendar settings section
  • Adding a new calendar for your site
  • Calendar time zone settings inside the Simple Calendar settings section
  • Embedding calendar on the calendar page, or another page
  • Adding a calendar to the calendar events slider widget

Module 7 – Integrate Facebook

Module 7 covers the following topics:

  • Facebook Integration Requirements
  • How to connect Facebook to your site


  • Your personal Facebook account has admin access to your club or district Facebook page
  • Review the plug-in documentation here

Generating a Facebook token for the FB feed you want to display

Setting up the plug-in with your club/district Facebook page details

Add your Facebook page ID to the widget. Remove “kiwanis” and replace with your club/district Facebook page ID

Updating the widget with your club/district Facebook page ID