Hello, Friends! It’s cold and rainy here, but I have the hottest articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising. This week we talk about Instagram likes disappearing, year-end fundraising tips, ghostwriting, inclusive stock photography and more.
It’s time for Mixed Links…
The big news in social media is Instagram Will Begin Hiding Total Like Counts for US Users. You should still be able to see your own likes though.
As you are getting ready for your year-end campaigns, be sure to try these 6 tests to make sure they are a success.
For more year-end advice, see 5 Big Facts That Fundraisers Ignore at Year-End (That Got Me Fired) from Brian Lauterbach.
Murad Bushnaq shares the Top 5 Essentials for Your Nonprofit Website.
Better make sure your website is up to date. Google plans to give slow websites a new badge of shame in Chrome.
If you write for your CEO or other people, here are 6 Tips to Help You Become a Better Ghostwriter.
Sonia Simone has A 7-Point Plan for More Shareable Content.
And finally, Vu Le says It’s time funders take nonprofit leadership turnover seriously.
Catch Up on Our Content from This Week
- Six Inclusive Stock Photography Sites Every Nonprofit Should Have Bookmarked
- The Difference Between Assertive and Aggressive
- 3 Email List Building Pop-Ups for Your Website
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