Frequently Asked Questions
Panda Page BasicsWhat are WWF's Panda Pages?
Why should I create a Panda Page?
Which type of Panda Page should I create?
What are the terms and conditions of WWF's Panda Pages?
Getting StartedWhat do I need to create my Panda Page?
How do I begin building my Panda Page?
What should I put on my Panda Page?
How do I add photos to my page?
Updating Your PageI just created my page and it only asked for one section of content. How do I add more?
I just created my page and it only asked for one picture. How do I add more?
I just finished creating my page. Now what do I do?
How do I edit my page?
How do I edit my fund name and/or description?
Why doesn't my page show up when I click on "Show all Pages"?
How do I make my Panda Page private?
How do I personalize my Web address URL?
How do I invite friends to join?
Fundraising for Your PageWhere does the money I raise through my Panda Page go?
How do I raise funds for WWF using my page?
How do I invite friends to donate money?
How do I update my fundraising goal?
What are some suggestions as to how I can raise more funds using my page?
How do I find out who donated to my page?
How do I find out how many people have donated to my page?
How do I make a gift/donation to a Panda Page?
How do I make an anonymous gift/donation on someone's Panda Page?
Your AccountHow do I add/save e-mail addresses?
I've forgotten my username and/or password. What do I do?
How do I inactivate my Panda Page?
Panda Page Basics
Panda Pages is an online destination for animal and nature lovers who would like to take a more active role in saving our planet. Panda Pages allows you to create your own wildlife- or wild place-themed webpage and raise funds to help support WWF's conservation work. Use your page to share stories and photos of your favorite animals and places, to honor loved ones and to mark special occasions. Connect with other Panda Page members who are passionate about the saving the environment and learn more about endangered species and global threats. Panda Pages is a fun and simple way to get involved with WWF's conservation efforts and do your part to save our living planet.
Want to help protect animals and their habitat? Create a personalized Favorite Animal page and share your passion for conservation with your friends and family.
When you set up a Panda Page, you must agree to the following waiver:
Go to the main Panda Pages page and click on the "Create a Page" button. Follow the easy, step-by-step process to create your page, along with your very own personalized url link directly to the page.
Panda Pages was designed to give you a place to express your passion for wildlife conservation and the tools to make a difference by raising funds to support WWF's conservation work. Your page features a text section, profile photo, photo album, guest book, donation box and links section. There is a maximum limit of 5000 characters per text section.
First, make sure your photos are in .gif, .jpg, or .png format. Crop or resize your image to 225 pixels by 300 pixels. Photos must be no larger than 1.5Mb.
Updating Your Page
During the creation process you will only be able to include content of the one section and one picture for the main page. Once you create your page, go to the Champion Center and follow the steps to add additional content and pictures.
During the creation process you will only be able to include the content of the one section and one picture for the main page. Once your page is created, you will be able to edit your page to add additional content and pictures through the Champion Center.
After you finish creating your Panda Page, it's time to share it! Go to the Champion Center and send a message to your family and friends inviting them to visit your Panda Page, learn about the conservation cause you believe in, leave comments in your Guestbook, and make donations to WWF.
Go to your Champion Center to access tools to change/edit your page. Click on the Web Page icon at the top of the page. It will take you to your Web Page Edit page to where you can make edits, upload photos, create photo albums and change your layout. Be sure to save any changes before moving on.
Go to your Champion Center homepage and click on the Edit Page Settings link located in the Page Information box. The Update the Fund page opens. [Note: If you are not in the Champion Center, log onto the site, click the link that displays the Tributes Campaign Funds, and then click the Champion Center link.]
If you checked the box next to "Private Fund" in the process of setting up your Panda Page, your page will not show up in the Search or be viewable to the general public. If you wish to make your page viewable via the Search feature, go to the Champion Center, select "Edit Page Settings" on the right, and uncheck the "Private Fund" box.
Go to your Champion Center. In the Page Information box on the left side of the screen click on the Edit Page Settings link. To make your page private, check the Private Fund box and save.
Go to your Champion Center. In the Page Information box on the left side of the screen click on the Edit Page Settings link. Click on the URL box on the bottom of the page to update your url. Your Web address can only contain letters, numbers, periods, dashes, and underscore symbols.
Go to your Champion Center. Click on the Email icon at the top of the page. You will be taken to the suggested messages page, where you can choose a standard form message to send or create your own message. Click on Invitation.
Fundraising for Your Page
The funds you raise through your Panda Page go toward supporting WWF's global conservation efforts, including: protecting endangered species, preserving threatened spaces, and addressing global threats such as deforestation. Thanks to the donations made through your Panda Page, WWF is working to empower people to conserve resources while improving their livelihoods.
Your Panda Page features a standard donation tool which enables you to raise funds to support WWF's conservation work. Making a gift--and a difference--is as easy as clicking a button.
Go to your Champion Center. Click on the Email icon at the top of the page. You will be taken to the suggested messages page, where you can click on Sample Appeal for a standard form message. You may want to personalize your message and tell your friends more about your page. To create your own message click on Blank Message or simply click on Sample Appeal and type in the text box.
Go to your Champion Center home page. Click in the New Goal field in the Page Information box to the right. Type in the monetary amount that you aim to raise through this fund. Make sure to click the Update Goal button before exiting the page.
Go to your Champion Center. Click on the Follow Up icon on the toolbar at the top of the page. It will take you to your Contacts List page. Click on the scroll down menu to filter by donor status. Select the line that shows donors who have have donated on your behalf for this event and press go.
Go to your Champion Center. Click on the Fund Summary icon at the top of the page. You will be taken to the Fund Summary page, where you can see the number of gifts you received, the amount of each gift, and a list of the names of people who have made donations.
Anyone can make a donation via Panda Pages to support WWF's conservation work. Once you find a Panda Page member whose page you would like to make a gift to, click on the Make a Donation button to make a gift of any amount through a secure form. Once your donation is complete, it is counted toward that champion's Fundraising Goal!
Once you find a Panda Page member whose page you would like to make a gift to, click on the Make a Donation button, which takes you to a secure form. In the Gift Information section, check the box that reads, "Do not show my name on the Panda Page." If you would like for a different name to show up when you make a donation, simply enter it into the field that reads, "Show my name on the Panda Page.&" Once your donation is complete, it is counted toward that champion's Fundraising Goal!
Go to your Champion Center. Click on the Address Book icon at the top of the page. You will be taken to the Address Book page, where you can view, manage and upload friends e-mail addresses. Click on the Import Contacts button to import contacts from address books saved on your hard drive. Select the e-mail provider from the drop down menu on the right and upload your .csv file to add contacts. Click Online Import to directly access your address book of your e-mail service provide. Click on the Add Contacts button to manually add e-mail addresses. Don't forget to click the save button before leaving the page.
No worries! All you need is the e-mail address that you used to register. Go to the login page and scroll down to the Email Me My User Name and Password box. Enter your e-mail address and we will e-mail your account login information to that address.
If you wish to inactivate your Panda Page, you must email WWF at email@example.com. Be sure to include the name of your Panda Page, the Champion's name and email address, and state that you want your page to be inactivated.