Launch Countdown  
                                                                        Current Version 3.0.2

Below are the Steps you should take to get your website launched.

Before you do anything else.... start at the "Read This First" link (below).  Read it carefully.  Do what it says.  It will save you time and trouble and give you a solid foundation to build upon. 
 
This system works, it is proficient, and it is complete.  You will learn everything you need to know about launching, learning, and maintaining this website and you'll be able to train your leaders to use it. You just need to work your way through the list (in order). Can't stress this enough.

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Norbin C. 00 Read This First  Pull up a chair. Your trail to a great Pack Website starts here ---> Public Read This First 
Norbin C. 01 Using the "Launch Countdown" Page  Some tips about this page and the best way to get your website off the ground Public Launch Countdown Tips 
Norbin C. 02 Register  Registration Form (Read Steps Above First) Public Gain Access to the Instructions Below. 
TBA 03 Custom Graphics  Change three graphics to personalize this website Registered Users Only (See Item 02) How to Customize the Images  
TBA 04 Site Navagation   Getting familiar with how the menu bars work and how to keep them current Registered Users Only (See Item 02) Site Navigation 
Norbin C. 04-01 Apply for Google Apps non-for-profit     
Norbin C. 04-02 Apply for Youtube nonprofits     
Kerry G. 04-03 COPPA Compliant - Privacy Policy     
Norbin C. 04-04 COPPA - Permission Form     
TBA 04-05 Add Distribution Group "Info@wappingerscubscoutpack15.org"     
TBA 05 How News Stories Work  Understanding how "Pack News" and "Den News" works Registered Users Only (See Item 02) How News Stories Work 
TBA 06 Configurating The Website  Just a couple simple steps and your website will start looking and acting like your website Registered Users Only (See Item 02) Configuring Your Website 
TBA 07 Creating Leader Gmail Accounts  Your leaders should be provided with Pack accounts, created by you. They should use their account for all Pack and Den business. Registered Users Only (See Item 02) Creating Pack Gmail Accounts 
TBA 08 Updating Your Contacts  Before we get into the next few items you'll need to update your Contacts in your Pack Gmail one last time Registered Users Only (See Item 02) Updating Your Contacts 
TBA 09 Creating and Using Online Forms  Online Forms are the perfect tool for gathering information from parents or visitors. Learn how to do it. This is a MUST learn. Registered Users Only (See Item 02) Creating and Using Forms 
TBA 10 Google Doc's and "Folders"  We will start pouring the foundation. Then we will build a beautiful house on it. (You can post that on facebook) Registered Users Only (See Item 02) Google Drive and Documents 
TBA 11 Calendars 101  Your website will use several calendars. Each calendar will be maintained by a different leader. The website will display them together in really cool colors. Registered Users Only (See Item 02) Pack and Den Calendars 
TBA 12 Final Edit of the Pages  We list the pages you want to edit. Pages that require attention anyway. Registered Users Only (See Item 02) Editing the Pages 
TBA 13 Google Sites Help  You will bump into several brick walls eventually. Google Sites has a fairly good Help area. Registered Users Only (See Item 02) Google Sites Help 
TBA 14 Tell us how it's going  Please tell us what you think about the instructions to this point. We are very curious and we would love to hear your thoughts. Registered Users  Progress Report 
TBA 15 Configure the Leader Accounts  All the prep work is done. Lets log into your leader accounts and pull it all together. Registered Users Only (See Item 14) Configure Leader Accounts 
TBA 16 Training the Leaders  The most important part of the entire project is getting your leaders trained and involved in the website. Registered Users Only (See Item 14) Training the Leaders 
TBA 17 The Last Few Loose Ends  Some final steps and some final thoughts. Registered Users Only (See Item 14) The Last Few Loose Ends 
TBA 18 Remove email forwarding  Remove email forwarding from webmaster account.   
TBA 19 Scouter Unit Search websites  Scouter Unit Search websites   http://usscouts.org/internet/buildasite.asp 
TBA 20 Add RSS Feedburner to Pack News     
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