What’s new / different in Adobe Creative Cloud

Some of the benefits of Adobe Creative Cloud compared to the Creative Suite, written especially with charities in mind.

It contains a couple of links to really useful resources for Adobe design software, which should help you design visual media to benefit your organisation.

What’s New in Windows 10

Windows 10 is here! Useful features for end-users include a new Start menu, web browser, personal digital assistant, and more. IT admins will be more (or at least equally) interested in features like Azure Active Directory support and Windows Update for Business.

Below are some of the most important new features for both users and IT professionals in this version of Windows.

Success Story: covering the hardest costs to fund with IT

“We need up-to-date software to avoid compatibility issues. We have to operate in the real world and we have people charging around with laptops everywhere; we simply must have decent security.”

“This is all core software: there’s nothing sexy about it, and that’s the virtue of the donation scheme. It helps us with our basic operating costs, and these are often the hardest costs to fund. It’s been hugely valuable to us.”

5 tips for getting the most out of Google Analytics

This article comes courtesy of the charity web design agency Fat Beehive. We selected it because it’s jam packed full of practical tips for charities in particular.

It explains that incremental gains should always be the goal, and offers links and advice for achieving them.

Practical steps for improving your charity digitally

Charity trustees should always be looking for ways to squeeze the maximum benefit from any funds raised, and with modern technology, there are more ways to do that than ever.

To make the process of deciding what needs changing, prioritising and researching easier, we’ve put together some practical steps to follow.

Approaching IT: why charity governance must change

The world has changed through technology and it will change further irrespective of whether your charity keeps up or not.

Thankfully, it’s easier than ever for charities to move forward with IT thanks to recent changes. In this article, we run you through everything you need to know.