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Accounts

Where do I log in?

To log in to the control panel, go to https://admin.campaignpartner.com.

How do I reset my password?

To reset your password, click here.

How do I add more users to my account?

In the control panel, select Account > Manage Users, and click the "Add User" link.

How do I change or cancel my service?

In the control panel, go to Account > Invoices and click the "Need to make changes to your service or cancel?" link on the right.

Pages

How do I edit a page?

In the control panel, click the "Pages" link, then click the "Edit" link next to the page you'd like to edit. Make your desired changes to the page content, then click the "Preview" button to preview your changes. Once you're satisfied with the appearance of the page, click the "Save Changes" button.

How do I add a page?

In the control panel, click the "Pages" link, then click the "Add Page" link on the left above the list of pages. Add your page content, then click the "Preview" button to preview your changes. Once you're satisfied with the appearance of the page, click the "Add Page" button.

How do I hide a page?

In the control panel, click the "Pages" link, then click the "Edit" link next to the page you'd like to hide. Un-check the "Publish Page" checkbox, then, click the "Save Changes" button.

In the control panel, click the "Pages" link, then click the "Manage Navigation" link on the left above the list of pages. On the Manage Navigation page, you'll see two columns - "Pages in Navigation" and "Pages Not in Navigation". To remove a page from navigation, drag the selected page title from the "Pages in Navigation" column to the "Pages Not in Navigation" column. To add a page to navigation, drag the page from the "Pages Not in Navigation" column to the "Pages in Navigation" column.

You can change the order in which navigation items appear by dragging and dropping the selected page title. You can also create heirarchical navigation by dragging a page title onto another.

News

How do I add news?

In the control panel, click the "News" link, then click the "Add News" link on the left above the list of news items. Add your news item, then click the "Preview" button to preview your changes. Once you're satisfied with the appearance of the news item, click the "Add News" button.

How do I edit news?

In the control panel, click the "News" link, then click the "Edit" link next to the news item you'd like to edit. Make your desired changes to the news item, then click the "Preview" button to preview your item. Once you're satisfied with the appearance of the news item, click the "Save Changes" button.

How do I hide a news item?

In the control panel, click the "News" link, then click the "Edit" link next to the news item you'd like to hide. Un-check the "Publish Page" checkbox, then, click the "Save Changes" button.

Events

How do I add an Event?

In the control panel, click the "Events" link, then double-click the desired event date on the calendar. Enter the title of the event, the start and end times, and any other relevant information. If this is a recurring event, check the "Recurrence" box, and select the appropriate conditions for recurrence (daily, weekly, etc). When you're finished entering the event information, click the "Save" button.

How do I edit an Event?

In the control panel, click the "Events" link, then double-click the event on the calendar. When you're finished making changes to your event, click the "Save" button.

Issues

How do I add an Issue?

In the control panel, click the "Issues" link, then click the "Add Issue" link on the left above the list of issues. Add your issue content, then click the "Preview" button to preview your changes. Once you're satisfied with the appearance of the issue, click the "Add Issue" button.

How do I edit an Issue?

In the control panel, click the "Issues" link, then click the "Edit" link next to the issue you'd like to edit. Make your desired changes to the issue, then click the "Preview" button to preview your item. Once you're satisfied with the appearance of the issue, click the "Save Changes" button.

How do I change the display order of Issues?

In the control panel, click the "Issues" link, then click the up and down arrow icons in the "Order" column to adjust the display order.

Photos

In the control panel, click the "Photos" link, then click the "Add a Gallery" tab. Enter the title of the photo gallery and an optional description, then click the "Select Images" button. A file dialog will appear. Select the images you'd like to upload from your computer (you can hold down the shift or control keys to select multiple images), then click the "Open" button on the file dialog. You can selectively remove selected images by clicking the red "X" next to the image. When you're ready to upload the files, click the "Upload Files and Create Gallery" button at the bottom. The gallery upload may take a few minutes, depending on the size of the files and your connection speed. Once your file upload has completed, you'll be redirected to the new gallery page. To publish your gallery, click the "Edit Details" tab, then check the "Publish Gallery" checkbox and click "Save Changes".

In the control panel, click the "Photos" link, then click the "Edit" link next to the gallery you'd like to edit. To edit the gallery's Title, Description and Published status, click the "Edit Details" tab. To delete images or edit image captions, click the "Edit Images" tab. To add images to the gallery, click the "Add Images to this Gallery" tab.

In the control panel, click the "Photos" link, then click the "Edit" link next to the gallery you'd like to edit, then click the "Edit Details" tab. Set the "Publish Gallery" status, then click the "Save Changes" button.

How do I add images to an existing photo gallery?

In the control panel, click the "Photos" link, then click the "Edit" link next to the gallery you'd like to edit. To add images to the gallery, click the "Add Images to this Gallery" tab and select the photos to add.

How do I add a caption to a photo?

In the control panel, click the "Photos" link, then click the "Edit" link next to the gallery you'd like to edit. To edit image captions, click the "Edit Images" tab, then click the "Edit" link next to the photo you'd like to caption.

Website

How do I select a different color scheme?

In the control panel, click the "Account" link, then choose "Setup" from the dropdown menu. You can choose a different color scheme here, or click the "Edit Color Scheme" link to edit and preview changes.

How do I edit my color scheme?

In the control panel, click the "Account" link, then choose "Setup" from the dropdown menu. Click the "Edit Color Scheme" link to edit and preview changes.

How do I change the graphics on my home page?

In the control panel, click the "Pages" link, then select the "Edit" link for your Home page. Click the link at the top of the page to manage your home page graphics.

How do I enable PayPal or Authorize.net donations on the contribution form?

If you already have an account with PayPal or Authorize.net, just follow the directions on the Contribution Form Setup page in the control panel (Accounts › Contribution Form). If you don't already have a PalPal account, you can create one here: Political Fundraising with PayPal

I have a fundraising form on another site. How do I link my donation button to it?

You can link your site buttons to any URL. In the control panel, click the "Account" link, then choose "Setup" from the dropdown menu. Here you can change the URLs for each button.

Here are some other options for online payment processing:

How do I link my Facebook/Twitter/YouTube buttons to my page/feed?

In the control panel, click the "Account" link, then choose "Setup" from the dropdown menu. Here you can change the URLs for each button.

How do I remove a button from my sidebar?

In the control panel, click the "Account" link, then choose "Setup" from the dropdown menu. To remove a button from your site, simply remove the button's URL, then click the "Save Changes" button.

I already have a domain name. How do I point it to my Campaign Partner website?

If you're NOT currently using email addresses for your domain:

Log in to your domain registrar's control panel (where you registered your domain name - Godaddy, Network Solutions, etc) and change your domain name's nameservers (DNS) to DNS1.STABLETRANSIT.COM and DNS2.STABLETRANSIT.COM. Once this is complete, add your domain name in the Account > Domain Names section of the control panel.

If you ARE currently using email with your domain:

If you wish to avoid disrupting your existing email service, first add your domain in the Campaign Partner control panel, then change the "A" record for your domain to 50.56.4.52.

People / Contacts

How do I edit a contact?

In the control panel, click the "People" link, then click the "Edit" link next to the contact you'd like to edit. Make your desired changes to the contact, then click the "Save Changes" button.

How do I add a note to a contact?

In the control panel, click the "People" link, then click the "Edit" link next to the contact you'd like to edit. Click the "Add Note" link toward the bottom of the page. Add your note, then click the "Insert" link to save.

How do I add a donation to a contact?

In the control panel, click the "People" link, then click the "Edit" link next to the contact you'd like to edit. Click the "Contribution History" tab, then click the "Record Contribution" link. Add the contribution amount, the date added, and any notes, then click the "Insert" link to save.

What are contact categories?

Categories are an easy way to keep your contacts organized. By default, your site has categories like "Volunteer", "Contributor" and "Email Subscriber".

How do I add a contact category?

In the control panel, click the "People" link, then click the "Manage Categories" link on the left above the list of contacts. Click the "Add a New Category" link. You can select whether to include these categories as checkboxes on your website's contact and volunteer forms. The "Category" field is the name of the category, and the "Form Text" field contains the text to be displayed on the volunteer and contact forms. For example, if you wanted to add a category for Phone Banking, you'd enter "Phone Banking" in the "Category" field, and "I would like to phone bank" in the Form Text field.

How do I import contacts?

In the control panel, click the "People" link, then click the "Import Contacts" link on the left above the list of contacts. Select the CSV (comma delimited) file you'd like to import and click the "Upload File" button. Once your file has uploaded, you'll be able to match the column headers from your file to the system fields (like First Name, Last Name, etc). Once you've correctly matched the fields, click the "Preview Records" button. If your data looks correct, click the "Save Imported Data to Contacts" button. Otherwise, click the "Start Over" button.

How do I export contacts?

In the control panel, click the "People" link, then click the "Export Contacts" link on the left above the list of contacts. You can either export all contacts, or export just those in specific categories.

Where can I find state election information and requirements?

Here's a state by state list of election offices: state election information.

Where can I order lawn signs?

Here's a list of vendors specializing in campaign lawn signs: political lawn signs.