Mobile Giving: 2 Strategies to Improve Your Nonprofit’s ROI

If you’ve decided 2018 is the year your nonprofit is going to embrace mobile fundraising campaigns, Steve Page of MobileCause has some great tips and resources for you in today’s post. ~ Kristina Guest Post by Steve Page If your nonprofit is looking for a flexible and sustainable way for your supporters to donate, chances are you’ve considered…

The Last Word on the #IceBucketChallenge [Video]

Now that we’ve all dumped ice water on our heads and the ALS Association has raised over $116 million dollars, it’s time to talk about why the Ice Bucket Challenge really worked.  Michael Hoffman at See3 invited Joe Waters of SelfishGiving and me to a live Google Hangout conversation about the Ice Bucket Challenge. Here’s the…

Reasons I Don’t Use Instagram [And Why They Are Silly]

I have had an Instagram account for over a year now. And I have posted exactly 3 pictures:   I like the idea of Instagram, I really do! Who doesn’t like looking at pictures? Still, there have been a few things holding me back from really embracing it. And most of those reasons are a result…

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…

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,…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers January 31, 2014

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…