Frequently Asked Questions

Nation Builder: Texting
Last Updated a year ago

Before sending any type of state or district texting broadcasters, you need to create a filter. Please see the instructions below in order to accomplish this task:

Creating a District Filter

1. Open up the People page in NB

2. Click on the filter switch image -> verify it is set to matches 'ALL' of the following

3. Click on ‘Add Criteria’ and search for 'textable' to get the textable criteria. Select 'Textable' -> 'Is Textable'

4. Click on 'Add Criteria' again and search for 'State House' -> select 'State House (People)'

5. Type in state initials and district number (example: FL 22) and click on 'Filter' -> 'Save Filter' and you are good to go!

6. Click here for end result or see screenshot below

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Creating a State Filter

1. Open up the People page in NB

2. Click on the filter switch image -> verify it is set to matches 'ALL' of the following

3. Click on ‘Add Criteria’ and search for 'textable' to get the textable criteria. Select 'Textable' -> 'Is Textable'

4. Click on 'Add Criteria' and search for 'tags' -> select 'Tags'

5. In the Tags field type in the words 'Texting + state initial' (example: Texting FL)

6. On the right side, Click on 'Add Group' and search for 'state' -> select 'Address State'

7. In the Address State field type in the state being filtered for and click on 'Filter' -> 'Save Filter' and you are good to go!

8. Click here for end result or see screenshot below

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