I am the COO and Community Engagement Manager at Nonprofit Marketing Guide.

Becoming a Fundraising Genius

Fundraising expert Tom Ahern is cranking out some great stuff for us this year! We just finished the first session of 2015 of his Ahern Writing Academy for Fundraisers including a BRAND NEW e-clinic on making the most of your landing and donation pages on your website. Tom is legendary as a guidebook author, donor-centered copywriter, and…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators May 22, 2015

Happy Friday, everyone! Join me for some Mixed Links… Ever think about how you would handle a social media firestorm? Hubspot has you covered with their Social Media Crisis Management Plan Kit. Nonprofit Hub explains Why Passion Isn’t Enough for Your Board of Governance. Sorry, but it’s probably true – Half of Your Email Subscribers Are Ignoring You.…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators May 15, 2015

Happy, Happy Friday! Join me for some Mixed Links…. QGiv has just published its free Mobile Fundraising Field Guide. Early bird pricing for the Nonprofit Storytelling Conference ends today. Hubspot shares 11 Examples of Facebook Ads That Actually Work (And Why). If you are interested in what lies ahead for email, see 5 Expert Opinions on the Future of…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers May 8, 2015

I hope you had a great week! Let’s finish it up with some Mixed Links… Erik Anderson at Donor Dreams is hosting this month’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival. May’s theme is “You Are the Future of Philanthropy.” Learn more and submit your post. Change is inevitable. Just make sure you have the Three Things Your Nonprofit Needs When…

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…