Participate in a Marketing/Fundraising Experiment

If you’ve been reading my blog for awhile, you’ll remember the “thank you” note experiment I did in 2008 and 2009. More recently, Marta Lindsey’s experiment on keeping all of the nonprofit direct mail she received for a year was also a big hit. So, I started thinking, what if a bunch of us picked…

Freelancers/Consultants: How to Work for Nonprofit Clients

In addition to everything we do at Nonprofit Marketing Guide directly for nonprofits, I also have a small side project that helps freelance writers and consultants do a better job serving their own nonprofit clients. It’s called Freelance Writing for Nonprofits. I’ve re-opened registration for another session of the “Freelance Writing for Nonprofits” coaching program created…

Getting Over Social Media Culture Shock #cncn

Yesterday I presented part of NTEN’s “We are Media” workshop at the annual conference of the North Carolina Center for Nonprofits, along with Holly Ross, Jordan Viator, and Ruby Sinreich. Here’s the slideshow, which gives you some quick tips on how to deal with the six most common concerns nonprofits have about using social media.…