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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How to Ask for a Bequest…And Get It
Sep14

How to Ask for a Bequest…And Get It

Why do organizations in the UK, Canada, and Australia raise more money with bequests than we do in the US? Fundraising expert Tom Ahern believes that the answer may be as simple as not having a marketing plan to ask for those bequests. A simple plan might include: Writing a vision statement that lets donors know how their bequest will help the organization for future generations. Identifying your best donors. Creating a bequest...

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3 Things Successful Nonprofits Do NOW to Prepare for December Online Fundraising
Sep08

3 Things Successful Nonprofits Do NOW to Prepare for December Online Fundraising

The other day my daughter and I were walking down an aisle in a department store and she noticed a huge Halloween products display. “Oh come on!” she said. TOO SOON. I agreed, and we had a laugh about how I forbid holiday music until after Thanksgiving. Ah, the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree. You know what it’s not too soon for? Year-end fundraising planning. For most of you, December is the biggest online fundraising month of...

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