Internal Comms, Newsjacking, and a Free Webinar Waiting for You This Month

Online Training: You can attend all of our training webinars below with an All-Access Pass. You also get exclusive online courses and downloads, access to our Private Facebook Group and more for 365 days. Learn more and get your All-Access Pass. August 6 & 8: Internal Communications: Informing and Engaging Your Nonprofit’s Staff and Board…

Newsjacking for Nonprofits

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos set the nonprofit world ablaze earlier this month by tweeting a “request for ideas” about how to direct his charitable giving. Not surprisingly, Bezos’ unusual public request has drawn massive media coverage, in addition to more than 42,000 replies on Twitter. It also offers a great opportunity to talk about ‘newsjacking‘ — the…

Nonprofits @ the Oscars: How to Photobomb, Newsjack and Steal the Spotlight at the Academy Awards

Nonprofits, are you ready for your moment in the spotlight? The 88th Academy Awards air Feb. 28 and the world will be watching. (Also, some of the world WON’T be watching, in an #OscarsSoWhite protest over the lack of diversity among nominees in the top acting categories.) Watching or not, film will be the center of…

How to Get Your Nonprofit’s Story Told During Covid-19

Flickr Creative Commons photo by Steve Bustin. By Peter Panepento It’s not easy for nonprofits to get news coverage. And that’s especially true during the Covid-19 pandemic. As the news industry has changed, fewer journalists have nonprofits as part of their beat — and during Covid-19, most have been reassigned to cover some aspect of…

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – August 9, 2019

Happy Friday! Ready to check out the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising? We talk about being more inclusive in our branding, how much time people spend on social media, millennials, Instagram takeovers, and marketing podcasts. It’s time for Mixed Links… Please check out these 7…