View Our Voter Guide Best Practices Webinars!

View Our Voter Guide Best Practices Webinars!

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To help implement the voter

guide recommendations from the Best

Practices Manual for Official Voter Information Guides, a series of four

webinars were presented on April 27 and May 1, 2015.

YouTube links to each of the webinars is below or you can view all of the webinars through a LWVCEF YouTube playlist.

"What are the Best Practices for Developing and Reviewing Voter Guides?"
Monday, April 27
11:00am-12:00pm
Learn how voters

get information and how to implement the best practices for voter guides to

raise voter confidence and increase participation. This is the first of four

webinars based on the recommendations in the Best Practices Manual for Official Voter Information Guides. We

will present an overview of the project, including an introduction of the main

themes in the manual: layout and visual presentation, civic literacy, and plain

language.
Download the presentation.
To view the webinar: http://bit.ly/1bYaTMO

"How to Use Layout and Visual Presentation in Voter Guides"
Monday, April 27
1:30pm-2:30pm
This is the

second of four webinars based on the recommendations in the Best Practices Manual for Official Voter

Information Guides
. We will provide the types of layout, visual images, and

typography that should be used that raise voter confidence and increase

participation.
Download the presentation.
To view the webinar: http://bit.ly/1KabuWP

"How to Use Voter Guides to Close the Civic Literacy Gap"
Friday, May 1
11:00am-12:00pm
This is the third

of four webinars based on the recommendations in the Best Practices Manual for Official Voter Information Guides. We

will provide tools to personalize voter information and help close the civic

literacy gap. We will also discuss how to use structure and content to raise

voter confidence to increase participation.
Download the presentation.
To view the webinar: http://bit.ly/1FwB7hu

"How to Use Plain Language in Voter Guides"
Friday, May 1
1:30pm-2:30pm
This is the last

of four webinars based on the recommendations in the Best Practices Manual for Official Voter Information Guides. We

will provide an overview of plain language and show you how to present the

right information at the right level of detail. We will show you how to

organize information an in easy to follow path to raise voter confidence and

increase participation.
Download the presentation.
To view the webinar: http://bit.ly/1KabZQP

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California