Happy Friday! I have been on the lookout for the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising, and here is what I have found. It’s time for Mixed Links…
Check out these 5 Brands Doing Great Long-Form Social Videos.
If you’re looking for data on Facebook in 2018, Buffer Analyzed 43 Million Facebook Posts From the Top 20,000 Brands.
You can also find out Why Facebook Removed 5,000 Ad Targeting Options (And What to Expect Next).
Natasha Ponomaroff shares 3 Tips to Drive Traffic to Your Website with Instagram.
Steven Shattuck breaks down the Anatomy of a Stellar First-Time Donor Gift Acknowledgement.
Ann Gynn explains How to Use Your Analytics for Smarter Content Decisions.
Finally, find out why it’s important to Become More Self-Aware (and How).
Nonprofit Training Opportunities for You
August 30: Yes! You Can Become a Media Darling with Antionette Kerr. Learn how to get the media attention you deserve for your work. Registration is $20 or Free with an All-Access Pass.
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