Kivi and I just got back from a family vacation to the Mouse House (Disney World for you uninitiated). I think I need a vacation from my vacation, so let’s wrap up the week with some Mixed Links…
Craig Newmark has released an infographic that Reveals Latest Data on Cracking the Crowdfunding Code.
Blackbaud has also created an infographic featuring key findings from the 2013 Charitable Giving Report.
Did you vote in this year’s DoGooder Video Awards or just want some inspiration for your next video? See who came away with the top prizes in this year’s DoGooder Video Awards.
March’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival is up. See what nonprofit bloggers say are the Best Ideas and Strategies to Disrupt the Nonprofit Sector. Our good friend Nancy Schwartz is hosting the April carnival and is looking for submissions on the methods and tools you use to stay focused, productive and happy on the job (or the barrier that keeps you from getting there).
Your website needs to be your online headquarters because, as opposed to social media, you completely control that space. Use these Nonprofit Website Navigation Optimization Tips to make sure your website visitors can find their way around.
And because you don’t really control your social networks and the rules are always changing, NTEN encourages you to think about creating your own online community in What Madison Avenue Ad Agencies Know about Facebook that You Don’t.
npEngage gathered 3 Fundraising Experts to Sound off on Donor Retention from the Donors Perspective.
If you are looking for some reading suggestions, check out the 100 Influential Books Every Communication Major Must Read (Kivi’s Content Marketing for Nonprofits made the list!)
Some of these 11 Brutally Honest Job Titles made me laugh. Do any of these fit your staff?
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See you next week!