I could sure use the weekend! But before we head our separate ways, here are the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising. This week we will spark joy, kill Facebook, and make less money than men. But no worries because I also have ideas to lift your morale!
It’s time for Mixed Links…
For fans of Marie Kondo, we have How to Spark Joy by Tidying Up Your Fundraising Efforts by Virginia Davidson and Decluttering for Deliverability: The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up Your Email List by Anne Paschkopi.
If you need to create a flyer, here are 50+ Captivating Flyer Examples, Templates and Design Tips.
For raising money on social, Julia Campbell says Fundraisers – You’re Missing the Point of Social Media Fundraising.
And Jeff Brooks shares 6 ways to leverage social proof in fundraising.
While it’s probably a little premature to say Facebook is dead, a New Report Shows Facebook Usage Dropped for a Second Straight Year in the US.
The mood at your workplace a little dour? Try these 10 Ways to Improve Morale at Nonprofit Organizations.
Seth Godin reminds us to differentiate between Loud voices vs. important ones.
And Happy International Women’s Day – Female Fundraisers Still Earn Less Than Male Colleagues.
How about something a little more uplifting? Follow the thread for more.
On International Women’s Day, I’m reflecting on the future we all want for our daughters: one where they can live out their aspirations without limits. And I’m celebrating some of the women who are building that future for all of us today.
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) March 8, 2019
Nonprofit Training Opportunities for You
March 19 & 21: Content Marketing Campaigns: How Good Content Can Attract Thousands of People to Your Cause
[Two-part Webinar Series] Learn how to create content marketing campaigns that grow and engage your lists of supporters.
Registration is $199 for the series or free with an All-Access Pass (You can also register for Part 1 for $119)
April 11: Donor Newsletters That Raise More Money
[Updated 90-minute format] Learn proven formulas for successful donor newsletters.
Registration is $129 or free with an All-Access Pass
May 9 & 10: Create Good Conference (Durham, NC)
Kivi is leading a brand new in-person writing workshop on the seven styles of writing.