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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators May 1, 2015

Forget the small talk, just give me some Mixed Links… Rose Gear has 8 Strategy Basics for Nonprofit Organizations via npEngage. Facebook changed its algorithm (again). See what John Haydon has to say about it in Facebook Newsfeed Algorithm Prioritizes Posts From People Over Posts from Pages. Beth Kanter talks about Transforming Nonprofit Staff Into Champions on Social. If you…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers April 24, 2015

How was your week? Let’s finish it off with some Mixed Links… The 2015 M+R Benchmarks Study is out! In addition to the insightful metrics you’ll find in this report, you can now enter your own data to see how it compares to the 84 nonprofits they used for the report. Worried about the new changes to the Google…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers April 17, 2015

Happy Friday, awesome nonprofit communicators! Let’s cap off the week with some Mixed Links… If you need some ideas for Mother’s Day, Nancy Schwartz tells you How to Make the Most of Mother’s Day. John Haydon has Three Simple Donor Retention Strategies for Social Media. Not sure about participating in local giving days? Learn more in 7…

Donor Newsletter Tips to Bring in the Dough

Does your donor newsletter cost more to send than it brings in? That’s a pretty common trait among donor newsletters, but it’s not the idea of the donor newsletter that’s wrong – it’s how you’re approaching it that’s wrong. Is your donor newsletter longer than 4 pages? Are you sending it as a self-mailer? Did you…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers April 10, 2015

Welcome to another round of Mixed Links… Next week is National Volunteer Week and the Nonprofit Toolkit has a graphic you can download to show your appreciation. Wild Apricot also has some National Volunteer Week resources for you. April’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival, hosted by Craig Linton, is dedicated to a great resource for nonprofits – SOFII.…

Using Hashtags to Promote Your Cause [Free Download]

Our social media and online campaigns adviser, Kerri Karvetski, has been killing it lately when it comes to hashtag training. Last week, she published 5 Easy Hashtags Hacks for Nonprofit Marketers and before that she gave us a great case study on how Mom Rising uses hashtags to meet its mission. If you really want to elevate…

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Jeanine Marlow

Here’s the latest installment in our series on the “Day in the Life” of nonprofit communicators, where we ask you to describe your day in your own words.   Jeanine Marlow is the director of communications & marketing for Cornerstone Preparatory Academy, a University-Model® school. The school is 11 years old, and she’s been blessed to be with them…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers April 3, 2015

Happy Friday! Let’s gather round and share some Mixed Links… The #NPCommPix Challenge is back for April. Today’s prompt is “red” –  see the full month’s prompts and learn more.  Jump right in, no need to catch up! March’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival is up. Allyson Kapin hosted How Nonprofits Can Break Through the Noise.  April’s Carnival is…