Getting Started with WiWow
So you’ve signed up for WiWoW - now what?
Click on the video below to get started.
Create your networks
The following questions are designed to help you think about the purpose behind your networks and how you might design and organize those networks to effectively map the mission that you’re passionate about.
Who is involved?
Community members? Staff? Your board? Your partner organizations? Your current or future grantees or grant givers?
once you answer the questions above...
to (why are you mapping this network?)
This network is about (what social issue is this network designed to map?)
in (what region or community is this taking place in?)
Now Create your network!
Follow the prompts in the tool. You will have the option to enter your data manually or connect to your preferred data source.
For manual entry, you will need to add at least one activity to start. This activity must exist in the database. Choose a relevant activity or type “network null activity” and use this as a temporary placeholder.
Complete the process and congratulations for creating your first network!
Edit your information
To edit an activity or an organization, simply click on any activity. In the window that opens up, click the “Edit” button. You can now change any relevant information associated with the activity or organization.
Note : Activities, Organizations, and Networks are open for editing by default. Sometimes the original creator will lock the profile disablingfor editing. In this case you must reach out to them to request changes.
SEARCH IN WIWOW
Using the WiWoW search bar, you can search for Activities/Purposes you’re passionate about, People you know or want to connect with, Organizations that inspire you, Networks you want to visualize, or by your region or community.
Use Advanced Search to further filter and narrow down your search. Search by: