Why do I need a Database?

Submitted by Bari Pollard on Fri, 01/08/2021 - 08:48

Most people have Excel, or another spreadsheet, so will ask why do they need a database as well? Well simply put, relationships. In a spreadsheet you can struggle to find multiple entries, how they are related to different people and what different activities they are doing.  

Infographics - A Year in Support 2015/16

Submitted by Alice Gaskell on Fri, 07/08/2016 - 14:36

Infographics - A Year in Support

Infographics - A Year in Support

 

Infographics are a visual representation of information, data or knowledge. These are produced by combining text, pictures and charts to tell your story. 

At our most recent Network User Day we ran a session on infographics. We discussed how to make infographics, and the benefits of using these which includes;

Reports and exporting information in CiviCRM - A User Guide

Submitted by Alice Gaskell on Thu, 05/12/2016 - 16:32

 Reports and exporting information in CiviCRM - User Guide

 

 

1. Reports VS Search- which is most suitable for your requirements? 

 

1.1 Reports

Reports allows users to easily view complex data. This is particularly useful when users require the same or similar information repeatedly. This information can be made available in various ways: