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Should Your Direct Mail Appeal Letters Be Kept to One Page?

During our direct mail appeal letter training, we invariably get asked about appeal letter length: How many pages should our letter be? Anyone have great success with anything over 2 pages? Everyone on my team is very afraid of anything over a page. Direct Mail expert Tom Ahern shoots down the one-page myth immediately. In his words,…

Our Free Resources on Nonprofit Marketing and Fundraising

  Our main goal at NonprofitMarketingGuide.com is to provide training, coaching, and mentoring for nonprofit communications pros to help you not only learn your job, but to love your job also. While we think our All-Access Pass is the most affordable and comprehensive nonprofit marketing training you can find, we understand that some of you…

Question for You: Where do you get your best writing ideas?

For today’s Question of the Week, we’re talking inspiration – writing inspiration to be exact. Where do you get your best writing ideas? Share your sources of inspiration below! Facebook friend Andrea Baumann finds ideas skimming Facebook, Pinterest, and Twitter. She says “It’s a great way to see what others are saying and commenting on.” Kerri Karvetski  says,…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers June 19, 2015

Welcome to our weekly round up of the good stuff on the net. Let’s dive right into another round of Mixed Links… Care2 has a new white paper you might be interested in – Acquiring & Converting Supporters Online. Looking to engage new donors instantly? Download Classy’s Comprehensive Guide to Nonprofit Welcome Emails. We agree that nonprofits should acknowledge…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers June 12, 2015

Happy Friday, everyone! Thanks for joining me again for Mixed Links… Looking to keep your donors around? Of course you are! Here is Donor Stewardship Expert Advice from 29 Industry Leaders including Kivi. Shanon Doolittle has Donor, I Just Called To Say I Love You over on Bloomerang’s blog. If you’re trying to make sense of Google Analytics,…