CiviCRM Cookbook

More Information
  • Set up geocoding
  • Add custom data fields
  • Display a contact map
  • Create permissions for administartors
  • Create mail templates for CiviMail
  • Add the external identifier field to full text search
  • Create user accounts from contacts in Drupal
  • Move a site to a production server

CiviCRM is a web-based, open source, Constituent Relationship Management (CRM) software geared toward meeting the needs of non-profit and other civic-sector organizations.

Organizations realize their mission via CiviCRM through contact management, fundraising, event management, member management, mass e-mail marketing, peer-to-peer campaigns, case management, and much more.

CiviCRM is localized in over 20 languages including: Chinese (Taiwan, China), Dutch, English (Australia, Canada, U.S., UK), French (France, Canada), German, Italian, Japanese, Russian, and Swedish.

CiviCRM Cookbook will enhance your CiviCRM skills. It has recipes to help you use CiviCRM more efficiently, integrate it with CMSs, and also develop CiviCRM.

This book begins with recipes that help save time and effort with CiviCRM. This is followed by recipes for organizing data more efficiently and managing profiles.Then you will learn authentication and authorization and managing communication with contacts.Then you will be guided on using the searching feature and preparing reports. We will then talk about integrating Drupal and CiviCRM. You will also be taught to manage events effectively. Finally, learn about CiviCampaign, Civimember, and developing CiviCRM.

  • Take your CiviCRM skills to the next level and harness the power of CiviCRM
  • Covers a wide range of CiviCRM core and component topics
  • Practical, comprehensive, in–depth and well–explained recipes with the necessary screenshots
Page Count 236
Course Length 7 hours 4 minutes
ISBN 9781782160441
Date Of Publication 6 Jun 2013


Tony Horrocks

Tony Horrocks is the owner of Fabriko Limited (, a web development company that specializes in CiviCRM and Drupal. Tony has worked for membership organizations for over 25 years and has been developing websites since 1994. He now works primarily as a Development Consultant for the nonprofit sector.