4 Top Marketing Strategies for Nonprofits

Here’s another quick peek at the data coming in for the 2019 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report (take the survey here). This data could change, so if you are reading this after mid-January 2019, download the full report. For the first time, we asked about specific communications strategies. Not goals, not tactics, but strategies. Of our…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – November 16, 2018

Baby, it’s cold outside! Let’s warm up with the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising. I am bringing the heat with posts on video, a plea to take our trends survey, tips on #GivingTuesday and year-end fundraising as well as writing better calls to action on social media. It’s…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – November 9, 2018

I am currently in Gulf Shores, AL at a tennis tournament, but I will always bring you the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising. I went a little visual this week with tips on Instagram, photography, video ads, and flyer design. It’s time for Mixed Links… Allie Decker at…

Take the 2019 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey Now

It’s our most popular download of the year: The Annual Nonprofit Communications Trends Report. Each year, more than 1,000 nonprofit communicators complete the annual Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey . . . and now it’s time to look ahead to 2019. The Nonprofit Communications Trends Report is the “go to” source for what’s REALLY happening in…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – November 2, 2018

Best of Fridays to you, kind friends! I have searched high and low for the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising and have returned to you with tales of bad press, creepy personalization, and effective social media! It’s time for Mixed Links… Trouble at your organization? Find out How to…

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – October 12, 2018

Before we get into the finest links of the land, it’s my birthday this weekend and we are celebrating by inviting all of you to become All-Access Pass Holders AND save $200 while you’re at it. For $499 you get 365 days of access to live and recorded webinars, time-saving resources, exclusive downloads, and industry…

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…