What Question Would You Ask 1,000 Communications Directors?

In early November, we’ll open up the survey for the 2019 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report. We’ll repeat a lot of questions from previous surveys to expand our “trends over time” data. For example, we’ll be asking about communication team salaries, sizes, and budgets communications effectiveness how communicators spend their time communications frequency in different channels…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – October 5, 2018

It’s October – my favorite month! Let’s kick back with our favorite pumpkin spiced beverages and peruse the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising. Today’s post is brought to you by the number 7 and include tips on social media, storytelling, and segmenting lists. It’s time for Mixed…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – September 28, 2018

It’s “Ask a Stupid Question Day” so let me ask you this: Are you ready for the finest articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising? Of course you are! We’ve got links on newsjacking, #GivingTuesday successes, getting more likes on Instagram, and more. Yep, it’s time for Mixed Links… M+R talks about Breaking…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – September 21, 2018

It’s almost the weekend! Let’s wind down with some of the finest articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising. We’ve got lots of stuff for you fundraisers out there as well as Facebook Live tips, the latest data on marketing, and how to fire someone (eek!). It’s time for Mixed…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – September 14, 2018

Happy Friday! Once again, I have scoured the web, only occasionally being distracted by cute puppies and Buzzfeed quizzes, to bring you the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising. It’s time for Mixed Links… First things first, I hope everyone is safe and if you are interested,…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – September 7, 2018

Good afternoon (or good morning or evening depending on where you are)! I have gathered the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising just for you. We’ll look at storytelling on social media, how to get an op-ed published, and even get into a little psychology. It’s time for…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – August 31, 2018

Can you believe tomorrow is September?!? If only the weather knew that. No matter the heat, I have gathered the hottest articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising just for you. Today, we’re getting into new ad rules on Twitter and Facebook, SEO and more. It’s time for Mixed Links……

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – August 24, 2018

Happy Friday! I have been on the lookout for the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising, and here is what I have found. It’s time for Mixed Links… Check out these 5 Brands Doing Great Long-Form Social Videos. If you’re looking for data on Facebook in 2018, Buffer Analyzed 43 Million…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – August 17, 2018

Hello, all you awesome nonprofit communicators out there! I’ve got the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising especially for you. (But before we get to that, if you are interested in repurposing, media relations, or bequests marketing, scroll down to the end of this post – I just…

In which area do you need the most inspiration?

Bloggers, Here’s Where Nonprofits Say They Need Your Help

I just finished presenting a free webinar with 25 real-world examples from 25 different nonprofits that communications directors can use to inspire their own work. Ever curious about what communications directors need, I asked two poll questions about where they felt they most needed more examples and inspiration for their own work product. Communications and…