#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators
Jan30

#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

Let’s start the weekend a little early with a round of Mixed Links… Nancy Schwartz has some tips to make social media matter more. Although this post isn’t written specifically for nonprofits, the tips in 9 Copywriting Rules To Create Hypnotic Posts Your Readers Will Love will help you create more engaging content for your supporters. Blog posts are always more fun when Urban Dictionary is involved, right?...

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#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators
Jan23

#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

Hope you had a great week! Let’s dive right into some Mixed Links… The week started off with a bit of a brouhaha (love that word!) between fundraisers and marketers. Luckily, cooler heads prevailed and now everyone is happy – for the most part. If there is still animosity between your fundraising staff and your marketing staff, read Nancy Schwartz’s 4 Steps to a Powerful Marketing-Fundraising Partnership—Better...

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#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers
Jan16

#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

Happy Friday, everyone! Let’s cap off this chilly week with some Mixed Links (and maybe a little dancing)… New survey results from Pew Research show that while Facebook is still the top dog among social networks, its growth has slowed especially compared to Pinterest, Instagram, and Twitter. The Fundraising Effectiveness Project (FEP) has released its findings in inforgraphic form from their latest survey. It seems donor...

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#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Marketers
Jan09

#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Marketers

Happy 2015! OK, OK, I’m a little late, I know. But this is the first edition of Mixed Links for the new year, so let’s dive right in, shall we? Kivi and I finalized travel plans for our trip to Austin for the Nonprofit Technology Conference in March. Regular registration continues until February 2nd, then prices go up again. We hope to meet you there! This month’s edition of the #NPCommPix Photo Challenge is in full...

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#Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers – and Special Note for Email Subscribers
Dec19

#Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers – and Special Note for Email Subscribers

Welcome to another edition of Mixed Links, where we bring you a bunch of the great stuff we’ve come across lately. But first, a special note to those of you who get the blog emailed to you. Today we switched the provider we use to send you the blog post, so it may look a little different.  You know how you sometimes have multiple lists in multiple places? Yeah, we do too, and we are consolidating the blog subscribers list into...

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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Philip Masembe
Dec15

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Philip Masembe

Here’s 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.   Would YOU like to be featured in this series? Tell us what you do in a typical day as a nonprofit communications pro. Philip Masembe is a communications and advertising professional with experience in branding, strategy and PR across various categories and platforms. He holds a...

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