Links to social media such as blogs, podcasts, networks – covering issues of interest to people in the voluntary sector and also sample charity sites. For instance, charity or campaign blogs working to raise awareness or cash, communicate with the public, volunteers or members. Some blogs from further afield are under BlogWorld.

This page was originally compiled in 2006. There have been some updates since, with a further tidy up as part of re-launching CharityBlog, December 2016.

Charity Commentary

On Charity Work

Charity Blogging

Campaign Blogs

Issue Blogs

BlogWorld

Selected international (mainly American) sector blogs.

WordPress

This site uses WordPress. Some sector-related WP links (self-hosted sites unless otherwise stated):

It is quite easy to set up a website for an organisation at WordPress.com, while the greater flexibility for ‘self-hosted sites (see wordpress.org) comes with greater setting up requirements.

WordPress.com sites typically have a web address of anorganisation.wordpress.com – there’s a (quite small) annual fee to use something like anorganisation.org.uk instead.