Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Lauren McCafferty
Jun26

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Lauren McCafferty

Welcome to the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators, where we ask you to describe your day in your own words. We’d love to feature YOU in this series! Don’t be shy – tell us what you do in a typical day as a nonprofit communications pro. Lauren McCafferty works as the Communications Specialist for Black Swamp Bird Observatory (BSBO), a small nonprofit based out of...

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – My Sources
Jun23

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – My Sources

Today’s Mixed Links are going to be a little different. I like to bring you the freshest links every week, but I am actually on vacation right now. So, instead of putting together another list of links from last week, I am sharing my go-to places for Mixed Links… Here is how I put together my Mixed Links each week: I start with a few places that have a lot of links in one place… My Alltop page The...

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Before and After – This Website Redesign Lowered Bounce Rates Significantly
Jun21

Before and After – This Website Redesign Lowered Bounce Rates Significantly

Your bounce rate is the percentage of visitors to your website who navigate away from the site after viewing only one page. So what does that mean when you have bounce rates of over 50%. It means you need to redesign your website! Mentoring Program participant Rosie Aquila of Iona Senior Services shares how her organization drastically lowered their bounce rates with a website designed with the audience in mind. ~Kristina Guest Post...

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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Teresa Arnold
Jun19

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Teresa Arnold

Welcome to the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators, where we ask you to describe your day in your own words. We’d love to feature YOU in this series! Don’t be shy – tell us what you do in a typical day as a nonprofit communications pro. In 2009 Teresa Arnold happened upon a larger than life image of a contortionist hung in the window of a vacant store in Hartford, CT....

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators
Jun16

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Happy Friday, everyone! Join me for some of the best Mixed Links around… Something that could help you with your nonprofit communiations – How to Add Color and Richness to Your Writing … Without Making Us Want to Barf. Beth Kanter reviews Julia Campbell’s book Storytelling in the Digital Age. Wild Apricot shares 49 Popular Nonprofit Software Tools That Save Time and Money. Do you see The Difference Between Your...

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