Wanted: Kingdom Webminister
The Kingdom Webminister must support the day to day email and website needs for the Kingdom of the Outlands.
You must be familiar with maintaining listservs, programming in PHP/MySQL, and maintaining complex CMS web sites using all common CMS systems, including Joomla, Wordpress, Concrete5, and Drupal, to name a few. You must be capable of maintaining domains and domain services from a control panel backend. You should be skilled in migrating Wordpress and Joomla web sites from one server to another. You should be familiar with PHP/MySQL forms processing and PHPMyadmin database management. You must be familiar with Google Analytics and Google Admin Tools for Non-profits. You will be responsible for maintaining email addresses for multiple domains. You should be familiar with SEO and be able to generate XML site maps.
In addition to Kingdom duties, you will also be responsible to support Local Webministers and teach classes at StagsCon. You will write articles for the Kingdom Newsletter, promoting, teaching, and informing people of the importance and power of a web presence. You must also encourage and help Local Groups and Kingdom Officers to maintain and grow their web presence. You must read and respond to reports from Local Groups. You will report to the SCA Webminister and Kingdom Seneschal on a monthly or no less than a quarterly basis. You must write a State of the Web Report for each incoming Crown.
Call for Articles
We are seeking articles that promote the various activities we do in the SCA and the Outlands. These articles will be used on the Kingdom Website to promote the various activities, and as a way for search engines to key in on us better. Your name will be listed in the byline and you will earn the gratitude of the Kingdom.
Write about what brought you to a certain SCA activity, why you love it, and so forth. I will lightly edit it for web use, and post the best essays.
Some ideas are: various A&S topics, bardic, court dancing, camping, feasting, gaming, tournaments, court, heraldry, etc.
We alreadyhave archery and fighting represented, but here is so much more to the SCA.
The new site is nearly complete- your article could help put on the finishing touches!
THL Mathom the Malcontent
OSO, CSH, CTO, Pursuivant