Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators
Jul15

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Join me for some Mixed Links… Share your nonprofit communications success story with Big Duck and us in this survey. Here’s What Your Nonprofit Needs to Know About Facebook’s New Fundraising Tools. Joan Garry shows you How to Select First Rate Board Members. Looking to remove the word “very” from your writing? Print out these 128 Words to Use Instead. What’s more important than great writing when it comes...

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Will You Let Everyone Know? 3 Examples, Oodles of Tips (and 23 Real Emails) to Support Your Next “Share This” Call to Action
Jul14

Will You Let Everyone Know? 3 Examples, Oodles of Tips (and 23 Real Emails) to Support Your Next “Share This” Call to Action

Let me start by declaring what this post IS NOT about. It’s not about making an image or video go viral. It’s also not about “post to Facebook” or “share on Twitter” messages after a supporter has donated or signed a petition (the after-action social share). It IS about how nonprofits can move the needle on advocacy, education and fundraising campaigns using a focused “Share This Image/Video” call to action. This tactic asks...

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Use the Power of Pokémon Go for Good (and Have Some Fun)
Jul12

Use the Power of Pokémon Go for Good (and Have Some Fun)

This weekend my Facebook news feed was an extreme mixture of horrible news and people playing Pokémon Go. To say Pokémon Go has been a success is an understatement, as people from all ages, races, and backgrounds are coming together to run around town looking to capture and train Pokémon. I would be remiss if I didn’t acknowledge some negative news associated with it – robberies, server overloads, and possible security...

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Use What You Know to Help Tell Your Story
Jul11

Use What You Know to Help Tell Your Story

At Nonprofit Marketing Guide, we are always asking you to share your experiences with our community so we can all learn from one another – mistakes and all. Today we hear from Gabriela Fitz and Lisa Brooks of IssueLab about the importance of sharing. ~Kristina Guest Post By Gabriela Fitz and Lisa Brooks Into the life of every nonprofit communicator comes a certain amount of pitching, like asking an editor or blogger to take an...

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators
Jul08

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

The message for today is “Be kind to each other.” Here’s this week’s Mixed Links… We are doing some research with Big Duck on the ingredients of nonprofit communications success. Share your nonprofit communications success story with us in this survey. Double the Donation has started a new blog carnival on Fundraising Strategies & Nonprofit Tech. Unbounce has created a Google Chrome extension called...

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[FREE Webinar] Thought Leadership for Nonprofits
Jul07

[FREE Webinar] Thought Leadership for Nonprofits

Is your organization or are some of your staff the “go to” people in your field? Are you recognized as an authority on a specific topic? Do others look to you for insights, trends, and guidance in a rapidly changing world?  Are you frequently called by the media, and asked to contribute to publications or to speak at events? Or do you wish you were? Join us for a FREE WEBINAR: Thought Leadership for Nonprofits: Marketing to Build Your...

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