It’s “Ask a Stupid Question Day” so let me ask you this: Are you ready for the finest articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising? Of course you are! We’ve got links on newsjacking, #GivingTuesday successes, getting more likes on Instagram, and more.
Yep, it’s time for Mixed Links…
M+R talks about Breaking (Into the) News.
Rachel Muir takes a look at Why Your Board Isn’t Fundraising (And How to Fix It).
If you want more likes on Instagram here are 13 Tips that Actually Work from Hootsuite.
Are your online writers running amok? Find out How to Create a Style Guide for Your SEO Content Writers.
Loryn Cole at Copyblogger advises if you Want to Reconnect to What Really Matters? Try Breaking Your Routine.
And finally Seth Godin reminds us We Learn As We Go.
Nonprofit Training Opportunities for You
October 4: How to Create a Thank-You Video for Supporters Before Thanksgiving
Get everything you need to create a great thank-you video just in time for Thanksgiving.
Registration is $50 or Free with an All-Access Pass
October 17 & 18: Measuring the Effectiveness of Your Communications Work, Parts 1 and 2
Learn how to prove how important your communications work is to your nonprofit’s success.
Registration is $199 or Free with an All-Access Pass. (Or you can attend just Part 1 for $99)
October 25: How To Build Donor Loyalty: Lessons From Testing and Research
Donor research wizard Adrian Sargeant shares the latest research and findings from the world of donor retention and how you can apply it to your fundraising program..
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