April is FINALLY over! Let’s hope for better days ahead and take a look at some of the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising. This week we have some good news regarding the economy and fundraising, the best time to post on social, virtual meeting tips, and more.
It’s time for Mixed Links…
Sprout Social tells us the best times to post on social media in 2020.
Care2 tries to answer the question Who’s raising money in the pandemic, and how?
And Hubspot shows that After Weeks of Decline, Sales Metrics Showing Signs of Recovery [COVID-19 Benchmark Data].
If you aren’t doing a lot of your communicating online already, then you need to know Digital transformation is no longer a buzzword. It’s an imperative.
Want to share other people’s content on your social media platforms? That’s great, but know that Content Curation on Social Demands More Than a Shared Link.
Find out How Nonprofits Can Run Interactive, Inclusive Virtual Meetings in a video by Bloomerang.
And then check out these Five Tips for Nonprofits to Avoid Virtual Fatigue from Beth Kanter.
And finally Daina Worrall has some Self Care Tips During Difficult Times (A Therapist’s Advice).
Catch Up on Our Content from the Week…
- Staying Motivated While Trying to Motivate Others #NPCOMMLIFE
- New Metaphors We Can All Relate To
- Virtual Volunteering: Ideas to Engage Your Volunteers Remotely
- We’re Cutting Through the Noise in May with Great Online Campaigns, Brilliant Press Releases, and New Rules for Marketing
Nonprofit Training Opportunities for You…
The Annual All-Access Pass to Training Webinars
You can attend all of the following webinars for free as well as all of our other training webinars for 365 days with an All-Access Pass.
May 7: Seven Great Online Marketing Campaigns Every Nonprofit Can Run with Kivi Leroux Miller
[60-Minute Webinar] Learn how to plan seven great campaigns to raise awareness, build engagement, retain donors, and more!
Registration for this webinar is $99 or free with an All-Access Pass.
May 19: Relevant Press Releases: How to Get Attention in a Crowded News Cycle with Antionette Kerr
[Budget-Friendly Webinar] Learn how to create a relevant press release that gets attention from the media no matter what is happening in the world.
Registration for this webinar is $20 or free with an All-Access Pass.
Communications Director Mentoring Program
Registration is open for the next session of our Mentoring Program for Nonprofit Communications Directors. This six-month program is led by Kivi and lasts from July 2020 – December 2020.