In 2018, phonebanking increased voter turnout likelihood by about 0.4%. That might not sound big at first glance, but in the context of marginal gains that win elections, it’s huge – and it translates into real votes. Remember, Trump won Wisconsin by 0.8% of the vote in 2016. We need every vote we can get this year. We need every call we can make.
We have a variety of ways to phonebank this election cycle, learn more below about why and how phone banking can have an impact.
Phonebanking Best Practices
Why is phonebanking important and what is it like to phonebank?Read More
For first time phonebankers and veterans alike, here are some quick reminders and tips to make your phonebanking the best.Read More
Hosting a phonebank
Like most other organizing activities, having a successful phone bank takes some forethought and planning. Follow these steps to set your event up for success.Read More
Phonebanking with Hubdailer
How to set up and start calling with Hubdailer.Read More
What are call dispositions, and how are they defined in Hubdialer?
Call dispositions are how we mark the status of a call. You’ll see them listed in the left column of Hubdialer when you’re connected with a caller.Read More
Here are a few tips for if you run into If technical difficulties while using Hubdailer,Read More
Who will I be talking to on Hubdialer?
We’re focusing on voters who are likely to be liberal, and who could benefit from our outreach to make sure they turn out in the upcoming election.Read More
Phonebanking with OpenVPB
Phonebank Party: OpenVPB Host Facilitation Guide
We want your phonebank to be a success so we are providing you with a step-by-step host guide and a Slide Deck to help you along the way.Read More
Phonebanking with OpenVPB FAQs & Best Practices
A handy FAQ that answers questions like “Who are the voters we’re reaching out to?” and “What if the voter says they cannot speak at the moment and to call them back?”Read More
Why Use OpenVPB?
OpenVPB, which stands for “Open Virtual Phonebank” is a phonebanking platform.Read More
5 Steps To Prep for an OpenVPB Phonenank
5 best practices for preparing to host your own OpenVPB Phonebank.Read More
OpenVPB Step By Step
Whether you chose to phone bank from the comfort of your home or decide to participate in phonebanking event with other local or national Indivisible members, these steps will walk you through the entire process from start to finish.Read More
‘I Couldn’t Reach…’ OpenVPB Option Guide
OpenVPB gives you a number of options to describe the reason why you were not able to reach the voter. This guide defines those different options.Read More
Give No Ground Candidate Support OpenVPBs
These are the OpenVPB links you need to support Give No Ground candidates.Read More