Super Short is Super Sweet: Storytelling that Hooks Digital Donors
Sep17

Super Short is Super Sweet: Storytelling that Hooks Digital Donors

TechSoup is currently running their annual Storymakers contest so today we have TechSoup’s Jim Lynch to share some tips on how to create short, but compelling videos you can use for fundraising, to say thank you or to share your mission. ~Kivi Guest Post by Jim Lynch of TechSoup The heart of effective fundraising is telling a story that a donor can emotionally connect with. These days, one of the easiest ways to reach a donor...

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Mobile Marketing and the Wizard of Oz
Feb27

Mobile Marketing and the Wizard of Oz

This month’s post from Jenifer Snyder of mGive looks at how you can apply mobile fundraising and marketing lessons from the classic Wizard of Oz.  ~Kivi Guest Post by Jenifer Snyder, Esq.,  Executive Director of The mGive Foundation This year the Academy Awards will feature a tribute to the classic and beloved film The Wizard of Oz, in honor of the movie’s 75th anniversary. We think there is something everyone can learn from...

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers
Jan31

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers

After a crazy week, weather-wise and work-wise, it’s time to kick back with some Mixed Links… Next week I will be presenting a free webinar for Network for Good – Kick Start Your 2014 Marketing Calendar with Great Content. Join us as I’ll show you how to keep up in the rapidly evolving world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising. The annual doGooder Video Awards, celebrating video creators in the nonprofit and...

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Mobile Bowl for the Super Bowl
Jan28

Mobile Bowl for the Super Bowl

Jenifer Snyder of mGive is back with some tips on how to use mobile during highly publicized events, like this week’s Super Bowl. ~Kivi Guest Post by Jenifer Snyder, Esq.,  Executive Director of The mGive Foundation You don’t need to sit on the sidelines during Super Bowl XLVIII, and the Seahawks and Broncos don’t have to be the only ones who score during the game. Many football fans will be using their mobile phones during the...

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Getting Started with Mobile in 2014
Jan07

Getting Started with Mobile in 2014

Jenifer Snyder of mGive is back with some more tips on how to use mobile to your advantage. ~Kivi Guest Post by Jenifer Snyder, Esq.,  Executive Director of The mGive Foundation If one of your 2014 goals is to more effectively engage with donors, then consider integrating mobile outreach into your plans this year.   And why not? With mobile’s amazingly high open rate (97 percent) it’s one of the most effective ways to get your message...

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Nonprofit Annual Reports on YouTube and Pinterest
Dec09

Nonprofit Annual Reports on YouTube and Pinterest

I’m updating my lists of examples of nonprofit annual report infographics and video annual reports as I prepare to teach a new webinar next week at CharityHowTo:  Advanced Annual Reports: Video Annual Reports and Infographics to Share Your Results with Donors. I’ll keep adding to the list as more come out in the next few weeks and months, but I want to share the links with you now, in case you want to follow them:  ...

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