Civist – Petitions and Fundraising

Description

Create and configure your petition directly in your own WordPress. Publish them in a page or post and you are ready to go! Your supporters sign the petition right there, embedded in your website.

Just add a donation form to your petitions to collect SEPA and credit card donations in compliance with EU legislation.

With Civist, you manage your supporters directly in WordPress. Contacts are automatically saved in your mailing list manager. Simple!

Export your contacts and signatures as CSV-files for further processing.

Installation

The easiest way of installing the Civist WordPress plugin is to use the built in plugin search of WordPress. Just search for Civist and click the “Install Now” button.

Downloading the plugin and installing it from the ZIP-file is another option. You can always find the current version at WordPress Plugin Directory. To install it:

  • Download the ZIP file
  • Go to the “Plugins” menu in the WordPress dashboard
  • Upload the civist.zip file
  • Activate the plugin

FAQ

Installation Instructions

The easiest way of installing the Civist WordPress plugin is to use the built in plugin search of WordPress. Just search for Civist and click the “Install Now” button.

Downloading the plugin and installing it from the ZIP-file is another option. You can always find the current version at WordPress Plugin Directory. To install it:

  • Download the ZIP file
  • Go to the “Plugins” menu in the WordPress dashboard
  • Upload the civist.zip file
  • Activate the plugin

Contributors & Developers

“Civist – Petitions and Fundraising” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

Changelog

v4.4.3

  • Fixed a bug where clicking the Civist button in the post/page editor would do nothing in Internet Explorer 11
  • Fixed a bug where embedding a petition or donation form into a post or page would fail in Internet Explorer 11
  • Fixed a compatibility issue with some plugins that use Webpack

v4.4.2

  • Fixed a bug that, in certain cases, had prevented supporters from signing a petition, making a donation, or subscribing

v4.4.0

  • Country fields now get pre-filled with the user’s location on petitions and donation forms
  • Fixed a bug while editing a petition or donation form that prevented the preview to update after a previously assigned cover image was removed
  • Fixed a bug that stalled the UI when an error occurred while setting up the fundraising on the WordPress plugin

v4.3.5

  • Fix compatibility issue with WordPress 4.9

v4.2.9

  • Fix theme incompatibility issue that would prevent a supporter from signing or donating
  • Fix issue where exported signees/subscribers would not be filtered by petition
  • Add missing translation

v4.2.8

  • Fixed an issue where inserting petitions and donation forms was not possible if WordPress was not installed on the site root
  • Fixed an UI issue in the insert petition dialog for some specific screen sizes
  • UX improvements

v4.2.0

  • Searchable list of all donations now available in the plugin’s supporter management section
  • Donation forms can now be embedded directly into a page or post (independently from a petition)
  • Donation edit screen now has a list of all petitions that the donation form is associated with
  • Petition lists display the associated donation form of a petition
  • Petition lists can be filtered by associated donation forms
  • Petitions and donation forms translated to Dutch, French, Italian, Catalan, Basque and Polish
  • Reconnect function for trouble shouting problems with plugin settings
  • Minor UI improvements

v4.1.3

  • Mailjet Integration: bug fix for newsletter subscriptions

v4.1.2

  • Translations: German petition and fundraising forms use “Sie” instead of “Du”

v4.1.1

  • Update translations

v4.1.0

  • New feature: save newsletter subscribers directly to your Mailjet contact lists

v4.0.3

  • Petition and donation forms in Spanish and Portuguese

v4.0.2

  • Improve compatibility with other plugins
  • UX improvements

v4.0.1

  • Fix “connection lost” issue when registering with Civist

v4.0.0

  • The initial release (petitions, SEPA / CC fundraising and supporter management)