Research, Articles & Programs

Campaign Management

A complete list of companies that offer services to implement effective online campaigns. Company provided profiles are included with each listing.

Electronic Voting

The top electronic voting companies contracted by the United States Government, as well as resources pertaining to all aspects of electronic voting.


This is an emerging category that features online resources specifically covering the intersection of technology and not-for-profit organizations.

Online Publishing Tools

Links to handy resources and reference sites that will help you understand and implement blogs and other content publishing platforms.

Blog Resources

* All Blogotics is Local, a directory of locally-focused political blogs
* PdF's Top 50 Political Blogs, a blogroll Personal Democracy Forum has ranked by one simple measure: the number of incoming links from other bloggers. Also includes separate Top 20 lists for liberal and conservative blogs.

Company Reviews

In 2006 and 2007, we asked our readers to rate "software-as-a-service" companies for the quality of their products and services. You can access the topline data here; the full reports are available to PdF Network members.

Web Site Reviews

Follow these links for a series of reviews of campaign websites, written by former Bush-Cheney e-Campaign Director Michael Turk. Great case studies in the do's and don'ts of political web design.


Stream or download past PdF Network conference calls at our Podcast Archive.

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