Best of Fridays to you, kind friends! I have searched high and low for the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising and have returned to you with tales of bad press, creepy personalization, and effective social media!
It’s time for Mixed Links…
Trouble at your organization? Find out How to Handle Bad Press and Get Back on Track.
Take part in The State of Nonprofit Employee Benefits 2018 survey by Bloomerang to share what makes you like your job and what makes you NOT like your job.
Interested in creating ads for Instagram? Hootsuite shows you How to Create the Perfect Instagram Ad in 10 Minutes.
For more on Instagram, learn Why and How You Should Use Instagram’s IGTV to Improve Your Social Media Video Strategy.
Julia Campbell shares 5 Ways to Use Social Media to Raise More Money at Year-end.
While collecting data is important, you need to personalize without crossing the ‘creepy line’.
Rand Owens shows you How to Combine Facebook Ads and Email Marketing for Better Conversions.
And Seth Godin advocates for better systems in Quality and Effort.
Nonprofit Training Opportunities for You
November 6: Your Design Is Full of C.R.A.P.: Using the Four Principles of Graphic Design to Create Images that Engage Audiences and Make Your Organization Look Good
Learn how to effectively communicate your mission using powerful images that successfully engage your supporters.
January – June 2019 : The Communications Director Mentoring Program
Six-month mentorship with Kivi Leroux Miller. Different payment options available, but space is limited.