The idea of Blackbaud’s Social Media Give Back campaign is brilliant, because even the smallest nonprofit can use it. You will need to partner with a loyal donor or a corporate partner to provide the funds.
Don’t let your nonprofit be left behind – start planning for #GivingTuesday and year-end giving now.
Network for Good found that 30% of annual giving occurs in December – with #GivingTuesday jumpstarting the giving season.
With Jillian Vorce at #AOC2014
The 2014 Agents of Change Conference was packed with insightful, useful information that I cannot wait to fully digest and use! The speakers all know their stuff and walk the social media walk. It was a pleasure to watch them speak and learn from their experiences.
If you couldn’t be there, I do pity you. There are still digital passesavailable so you can watch all…
Technology has changed the nonprofit world permanently. The rise of social networks and mobile devices has completely revolutionized the way that people communiciate, network and discover information.
Here are my top 10 ways to promote your next nonprofit event using Facebook.
Raising money online seems to confound many nonprofits, especially smaller ones.
The three main challenges that nonprofits face with raising money online are 1) how to find new donors willing to give online, 2) convincing “traditional” donors to give online and 3) using social media to raise money.
As with any kind of fundraising campaign or appeal, you are putting the cart before the horse if…
Facebook is still worth it for nonprofits, especially if you use these 5 types of posts.
The ability to donate directly inside Twitter may be coming to a nonprofit near you!
Last week, Twitter announced that it will start testing a Buy button embedded into individual tweets.
The company aims to encourage shopping directly from your mobile device – “sellers will gain a new way to turn the direct relationship they build with their followers…
Exciting news! The Internet Slowdown net neutrality protest planned for September 10th is really taking off. This morning, a dozen of the world’s largest websites announced that they’re joining in a big way. Sites you know and love like Etsy, Kickstarter, Wordpress, Vimeo,…
On Tuesday I provided a presentation to the Revere Chamber of Commerce – here are the slides.
In this slideshow, you will learn:
**The impact of social media on business – yes, it can be used for marketing!
**Creative ideas for using social media to promote your businessSocial Media & Your Small Business from Julia Campbell
One of my favorite nonprofit technology evangelists is Amy Sample Ward, the innovative and creative CEO of the Nonprofit Technology Network (NTEN).
Association Mavens has an insightful interview with Amy, and her perspective about social media, nonprofits and the future of nonprofit technology.
The most important point Amy makes is regarding…
Does the recent success of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge leave you feeling exhilarated, or skeptical?
WBUR presents two viewson the Ice Bucket Challenge: , one against, written by surgeon…
Great nonprofit stories:
*Convey impact and outcomes;
*Elicit emotion and…