First Returns Indicate Record-Shattering #GivingTuesday 2016 Results
Dec01

First Returns Indicate Record-Shattering #GivingTuesday 2016 Results

First thing’s first – if you participated, how was YOUR #GivingTueday? Share your results, frustrations, celebrations and ruminations in the comments section. Next, WHOA. Initial results are in and Giving Tuesday keeps experiencing explosive double-digit growth. Now, the results! (Updated at 6pm, Nov. 30.): This is an aggregate number from 28 data platform partners.  Giving Tuesday $168 million raised 44 percent increase in...

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You Still Have Time to Try These 7 Giving Tuesday Tactics 
Nov17

You Still Have Time to Try These 7 Giving Tuesday Tactics 

Giving Tuesday is 12 days away. Are you ready? Whether you’re almost done with prep or seriously behind the eight ball, here are some flourishes and finishing touches you still have time to implement. 1. Open Your Donation Form As Soon as Possible If people want to give early, let them. Several nonprofits are inviting their donors to make their Giving Tuesday gift now – there’s no time to waste in making the world a better...

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3 Surefire Communication Strategies to Follow Your Events
Nov10

3 Surefire Communication Strategies to Follow Your Events

This summer, Kerri Moore gave us The Ultimate Checklist for marketing events. Today she’s back with some ideas on what to do after your event is over. ~Kristina Guest Post by Kerri Moore of Booster After your nonprofit has hosted a fundraising event, you’ll need to take some time to celebrate your success. But before you pop too many bottles, it’s important that you’re prepared to communicate with your valuable attendees and...

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After-Action Pop-Ups: The Secret to Getting Gifts From Your Online Advocates
Nov07

After-Action Pop-Ups: The Secret to Getting Gifts From Your Online Advocates

Is your nonprofit running petitions and other online advocacy actions? If the answer is “Yes,” then you might want to use after-action popups to transform your advocate’s actions into money. Popups, also known as website lightboxes, display an image or video that floats on top of a web page, dimming out the rest of the content. They’re used for all sorts of purposes on nonprofit websites – email sign ups, fundraising campaigns,...

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[TOMORROW] Your Very Practical Beginner’s Guide to Online Fundraising
Oct12

[TOMORROW] Your Very Practical Beginner’s Guide to Online Fundraising

Are you tapping into the potential of online fundraising? Online revenue grew 19% in 2015 according to the M+R Benchmarks Report. If you are ignoring online revenue you could be missing out on a major fundraising tactic. Join us tomorrow for a BRAND NEW webinar: The Very Practical Beginner’s Guide to Online Fundraising Presented by online fundraising expert, Kerri Karvetski Tomorrow, Thursday, October 13, 2016 1:00 p.m. Eastern (10:00...

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DON’T MISS THIS: 70 Email Subject Line Ideas for Fundraising, Advocacy and Event Deadlines
Oct06

DON’T MISS THIS: 70 Email Subject Line Ideas for Fundraising, Advocacy and Event Deadlines

Want your supporters to pay more attention to deadlines? Use one of these email subject lines: a race to the finish across the finish line almost over are you in? are you missing out? can we count on you? can you make it by midnight can’t be short can’t wait coming up short days left deadline did you forget? did you miss this? don’t forget don’t miss ending soon ends today ends tonight falling short final call final chance final...

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