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To help implement the voter
guide recommendations from the Best
Practices Manual for Official Voter Information Guides
, a series of four
webinars were presented on April 27 and May 1, 2015.

YouTube links to each of the webinars is below or you can view all of the webinars through a LWVCEF YouTube playlist.

"What are the Best Practices for Developing and Reviewing Voter Guides?"
Monday, April 27
11:00am-12:00pm
Learn how voters
get information and how to implement the best practices for voter guides to
raise voter confidence and increase participation. This is the first of four
webinars based on the recommendations in the Best Practices Manual for Official Voter Information Guides. We
will present an overview of the project, including an introduction of the main
themes in the manual: layout and visual presentation, civic literacy, and plain
language.
Download the presentation.
To view the webinar: http://bit.ly/1bYaTMO

"How to Use Layout and Visual Presentation in Voter Guides"
Monday, April 27
1:30pm-2:30pm
This is the
second of four webinars based on the recommendations in the Best Practices Manual for Official Voter
Information Guides
. We will provide the types of layout, visual images, and
typography that should be used that raise voter confidence and increase
participation.
Download the presentation.
To view the webinar: http://bit.ly/1KabuWP

"How to Use Voter Guides to Close the Civic Literacy Gap"
Friday, May 1
11:00am-12:00pm
This is the third
of four webinars based on the recommendations in the Best Practices Manual for Official Voter Information Guides. We
will provide tools to personalize voter information and help close the civic
literacy gap. We will also discuss how to use structure and content to raise
voter confidence to increase participation.
Download the presentation.
To view the webinar: http://bit.ly/1FwB7hu

"How to Use Plain Language in Voter Guides"
Friday, May 1
1:30pm-2:30pm
This is the last
of four webinars based on the recommendations in the Best Practices Manual for Official Voter Information Guides. We
will provide an overview of plain language and show you how to present the
right information at the right level of detail. We will show you how to
organize information an in easy to follow path to raise voter confidence and
increase participation.
Download the presentation.
To view the webinar: http://bit.ly/1KabZQP