Settings

Global management of your nations is handled in the Settings section. Connect payment processors, configure a custom domain, create memberships, and customize user permission sets.

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Customize your nation

How activity streams work

You'll find activity streams throughout NationBuilder. These are real-time logs of all activities happening in your nation.
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Understanding virtual currency

Virtual currency (aka social capital) can be used to measure the effort a supporter devotes to achieving your goals.
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Currency in profiles and filters

Social capital allows you to create an economy around the effort required to accomplish your goals.
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How to backup your nation

You can backup your nation by taking a snapshot of your entire database.
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How to open your NationBuilder snapshot on a Mac

This HOWTO will teach you how to open a NationBuilder snapshot on your Mac, so that you can work with your data outside of NationBuilder.
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Model privacy policy

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Create custom people fields

Custom fields support the collection of key data points not available in standard NationBuilder fields.
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Create custom donation fields

Custom donation fields support the collection of key data points not available in standard NationBuilder fields.
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Integrate single sign-on (SSO)

Integrating Single sign-on (SSO) in NB allows you to give team members one account to sign into all of the systems your organization uses.
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Configure your SAML Identity Provider to integrate with NationBuilder

To use SAML-based SSO with a nation, the connection needs to be set up. This HOWTO provides step-by-step instructions on the integration.
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Precincts

A precinct is a geographical unit of a city or town. You must enable voter features in order to view precincts.
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Advanced privacy tools

NationBuilder has advanced privacy tools so you can ensure you've gained the consent you need to build relationships with your supporters.
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How to run a re-permissioning campaign

Using AP tools, you have the ability to apply consents and use NationBuilder to manage how you build relationships with your supporters.
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Configure consent settings for NationBuilder match

NationBuilder Match can be disabled or enabled for your entire nation or for specific individuals (based on their consent).
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Set up consent subjects

Consents are what specific kinds of data processing and communication you'd like your supporters to opt into.
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Create a consent form

Once you've decided what information you want to collect from people, you need to create a form to collect that information.
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Change consent answers to a different language

You have the ability to bypass English defaults to allow users to click yes/no answer options in your language.
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Set up an analytics consent banner for your website

This will guide you through the process of setting up an analytics/cookie consent banner if you're using analytics tools on your site.
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Use advanced privacy to effectively target supporters

This provides a comprehensive workflow on how to use advanced privacy to better target your supporters.
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