It’s Friday! Let’s dive right into the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising. Today we have Instagram TV news, email marketing tips, and more. It’s time for Mixed Links…
Colin Delany answers the question Should Nonprofits Focus on Email or Facebook?
Here are 5 Email Tips to Humanize Your Nonprofit.
And if you need to grow that email list first, try a few of these
Having trouble getting your Facebook ad approved? You aren’t alone – A Day Care and a Dog Rescue Benefit: On Facebook, They Were Political Ads. (h/t Thomas Negron for sharing)
Think about going Beyond Traditional Donor Thank You Letters.
YouTube better watch its back – Instagram moves on YouTube with IGTV launch, opening platform to hour-long videos.
Not sure what to do with that information? Here is what Brands Need to Know to Get Started with IGTV.
Do you know the 4 Reasons Why People Stop Reading Before the End of a Page?
And finally, Seth Godin shares The Two Simple Secrets to Good Ideas.
Training Opportunities for You
June 28: Streamlining Communications Decision Making: From Strategic Planning to the Daily Grind with Kivi Leroux Miller. Registration is $49 or Free with an All-Access Pass.
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July 26: “Simple Rules” for Communications Directors: How to Create Easy Routines, Speed Up Your Work, and Get More Done, Painlessly with Kivi Leroux Miller. Registration is $49 or Free with an All-Access Pass.
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Have a fun weekend!