Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators
Sep02

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

It’s almost the weekend! Let’s kill some time until the end of the day with some Mixed Links… Make sure you can answer these 5 Questions to Start Planning Your Year-End Fundraising Campaign. John Haydon tells us Why Human Beings Love Video Content. Do you think requiring formal education as a default is an inequitable hiring practice we need to end? We hosted the Nonprofit Blog Carnival for August. Joe Garecht at the...

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Nonprofit Blog Carnival: What You Did This Summer
Aug31

Nonprofit Blog Carnival: What You Did This Summer

  Welcome to the August edition of the Nonprofit Blog Carnival! The Carnival is a round-up of posts from people working in the nonprofit sector around a theme, and ours is “what you did this summer.” Here at Nonprofit Marketing Guide, we spent our summer giving a lot of thought to ways that we can help nonprofit communications professionals better demonstrate and track their own professional development. We decided to...

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Nonprofit Writing Prompts for September
Aug30

Nonprofit Writing Prompts for September

If you have been on vacation (and we really hope you have!) and haven’t quite figured out your content calendar for next month, then use these prompts for your blog posts, social media updates or newsletter articles for next month taken from our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts Email Newsletter: On the Calendar 9/5: Labor Day. Is your organization helping find jobs for those out of work? Interview a volunteer on how they juggle...

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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Kathy Maynard
Aug29

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Kathy Maynard

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. We want more stories! Don’t be shy – tell us what you do in a typical day as a nonprofit communications pro.  For 17 years Kathy Maynard has been a business administrator for the nonprofit who started the PET Mobility Project for the leg handicapped overseas.  In 2004 she...

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6 Advanced Twitter Features for Nonprofits
Aug25

6 Advanced Twitter Features for Nonprofits

As of August 2016, Twitter has 313 million monthly active users. If you or your nonprofit are one of them, explore these little known Twitter features that might make the social network more useful for you and your followers. 1) Night Mode Twitter unveiled a fresh new mobile feature for Android and iOS this month called Night Mode. To make tweeting easier on your eyes at night, Night Mode reverses the color scheme so that the...

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Please Share Your Storybanking and Photobanking Process
Aug23

Please Share Your Storybanking and Photobanking Process

Our contributing writer Antionette Kerr is working on a new e-book on both storybanking and photobanking — how you collect, store and organize your stories and photos. She’s got some great how-tos and resources pulled together. But it’s missing your real-world stories and data. So we need your help! Can you take this quick survey on storybanking and photobanking? We ask a few questions like which tools you use (if...

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