NationBuilder Website FAQs

Learn the answers to common questions about leveraging NationBuilder’s website platform.

Search engines are software systems that search the internet systematically in order to retrieve particular information on demand.

Optimizing your website content for search engines is essential for making your website discoverable on the World Wide Web.

SEO, or “search engine optimization,” is the process of designing your website’s templates and content to improve your placement in relevant search results.

What size does a background photo for a NationBuilder website need to be?

When I’m adding a background image to my NationBuilder website page, what is the correct file size and aspect ratio?

The ideal background photo size for a NationBuilder website is 1600 x 900 pixels (16:9 aspect ratio) and a file size of not larger than 500kb. Smaller file sizes will improve page load times, conversion rates, and search engine ranking.

How to Send an Unpublished NationBuilder Website For Review

Learn how to get your boss or client’s approval before publishing your NationBuilder website.

Follow these steps to send your NationBuilder website for review without entirely publishing it:

  1. Navigate in your NationBuilder control panel to Website > [Your site] > Site settings > Basics.
  2. Change your website’s “slug” to a random 12-character alphanumeric string, if possible.
  3. Set the “Who can view this site?” dropdown to “Anyone.”
  4. Uncheck the “Allow search engines” box.
  5. Save your changes.

You can now share a link to your unpublished NationBuilder website with your boss or client without fear that it will be indexed by Google or viewed by an unwelcome visitor.