The Nielsen Norman Group have reported their findings on how children and older people use the Web.
Children like the use of Flash on the Web but do not like scrolling down a page. They do read online instructions and will click on adverts. Boys tend to surf alone, while girls are more likely to surf with their mother.
Justgiving.com reports that most online donors at charity's Web sites agree to pass on their details to the charity, and they want to hear back via e-mail.
Online donors are more likely to share their personal details if they give at a charity's Web site than if they give at a generic multi-charity portal, according to online donation service Justgiving.com.
The Charity Finance Directors' Group (CFDG) have today set out their agenda for the future. "Charity Management, the Way Ahead" is aimed at decision makers and opinion formers in Government and Charities.