Here are some questions we came up with.
1. Goals of web site
a. What do you believe is the main purpose(s) of the site? (i.e. communications goals)
b. What do you want to achieve through your web site?
c. What are the key functions that your site must provide?
d. What overall shape would you like the web site to take?
(note: are questions 1c and 1d be redundant??)
e. What are your favorite and least favorite aspects of the web site?
f. What are some of your favorite web sites? (What sites do you visit most often)
g. If you could choose one or two web sites, which web sites would you like UNANIMA's web site modeled after?
h. Is there a staff member from your field network that is enthusiastic about the idea of blogging on UNANIMA’s web site? If yes, would this person have the time to maintain a blog
a. Who is the site’s current and main audience? (i.e. Who is a typical person that visits your site?)
b. Who would you like to reach as an aspiration audience?
i. Activists__________________YES ___________NO
ii. Press____________________YES ___________NO
iii. Donors___________________YES ___________NO
iv. Other(s)____________________________(Please specify)
c. What goals or tasks do your audience need to achieve when visiting your site?
d. What information does your audience need from your site?
e. What skills does a typical user of your web site have? (How web savvy are they? How much time does a typical user spend on Internet daily/ weekly?")
f. What languages do your audience members use on your site?
g. Where are your audience members located? Are there issues with Internet connection speed?
We welcome any thoughts, suggestions, and advice on which questions are the most salient.