Administration contains the tools used to manage the technical aspects of the guide, including its rendering, and bulk uploads and exports. Often, this area is accessed by your IT personnel.
Below is an overview of each area. For more details, click on the individual sections in the index.
Appearance: Manages the rendering of the Voter Guide tool within your site, including width, header images, contact info, instructions and standard messages. Text in this area is typically HTML, but we have created a UI that uses keys that will
Email Settings: This area is used only when you wish to use an internal email system in place of our own.
Best Practice: Do not edit this area unless you have a compelling reason for doing so. Emails within our system are logged and tracked, and you will be opting out of some key features of the Voter Guide Toolkit.
Page Templates: Allows manipulation so the Voter Guide’s surrounding area has the look and feel of the rest of your site.
Data Export: Creates a backup copy of your guide, typically between a primary and a general election, or following a general election, or creates a version to be used for publication.
Script Library: Pretermined scripts that are used to bulk upload or export specific data.