What’s Your Marketing Maturity Level? Take this Super-Fast Quiz and Find Out!

Seriously, this quiz is only two multiple-choice questions, but don’t let me get ahead of myself… Our New Approach to Training that Meets You Where You Are In 2019, we are introducing a new way for you to manage your professional development called the Five Levels of Marketing Maturity. After more than a decade of training…

We’ll Keep Up With It All So You Don’t Have To

I was recently emailing with someone who worked in a fast-paced, for-profit job for years but said she was finding that “nonprofit marketing has A LOT of moving parts.” Sound familiar? Part of what makes nonprofit marketing and communications so challenging is it always seems to be changing. What worked just a few years ago (or…

Less Stress This Year-End Season? Yes, Please! #NPCOMMLife

This time of year is extra busy – understatement of the week, right? You not only have to deal with the regular stress of the holidays, but also the added strain of year-end campaigns at your organization. Even if you have nothing to do with fundraising at your organization, I thought we could all benefit…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – December 7, 2018

Who is ready for the weekend? And who is ready for the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising? This week I have social media inspiration, nonprofit blogs to read, email ROI, and ELMO. But before we jump into this week’s links, I wanted to let you know our Year-End All-Access Pass…

Objectives for Your Nonprofit Communications Plan

In previous posts, I’ve shared with you the twelve most common nonprofit marketing and communications goals and the twelve most common nonprofit marketing and communications strategies. Today let’s talk about the types of objectives you should have in your communications plan. Objectives are the SMART steps you take to achieve a strategy, and at Nonprofit Marketing…

Are You Ready for 2019?

2019 will be here before you know it. Are you ready for it? We have A LOT already planned for 2019 and we want you to come along on what will be a wild but wonderful ride. Do you want tips and best practices to help you get your work done? Got it! What about…

Take Some of the Stress Out of This Month with These Nonprofit Writing Prompts

The end of the year is BUUUUSSY. Stressing out about trying to come up with social media posts or ideas for your blog or newsletter is the last thing you need to be doing. Use these writing prompts taken from our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts email newsletter to help you think a little more creatively about your…

December is HOT: Pass Sale, Annual Reports and Mentoring Opportunities

Here’s what’s happening at Nonprofit Marketing Guide this month: Online Training: Save $200 on the Annual All-Access Pass Get access to all of our training webinars, online courses, Private Facebook Group and more for 365 days! The All-Access Pass is on sale for $499. That’s $200 off the regular price. Sale ends January 4, 2019.…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – November 30, 2018

Happy Friday, friends! Once again I have found the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising to share you with good people. Find out how this year’s #GivingTuesday went, what you should NOT do on social media, and what you should do when giving bad news. It’s time for Mixed…