It’s Friday so let’s celebrate with some Mixed Links…
The Nonprofit Blog Carnival for September is up. This theme was how to say thanks.
Don’t waste valuable resources on lapsed donors. Here’s
Want to know more about Instagram? Beth Kanter created The Ultimate Curated Collection of Best Practices, Examples, and Tips.
Social Media Examiner has the latest Facebook feature enhancements.
Hopefully by now you have started collecting stories to use in your communications. Now, you need to think about Setting Up a Storybank.
If you are worried that #GivingTuesday will take away from year-end giving, Network for Good’s data in The #GivingTuesday Effect says otherwise.
While we’re excited that our Trends Survey showed that donor retention is more of a priority now, there is still a lot to do. according to the 2015 Fundraising Effectiveness Project (FEP) Survey Report by AFP less than half of donors gave to the same organization two years in a row.
And finally, if you’re feeling like a failure, Seth Godin has some great perspective for you.
October 13: The Beginner?s Guide to Planning a Successful Year-End Online Fundraising Campaign
November 3: Marketing Bequests: The Delicate Art of Asking for That Final Gift
Enjoy your weekend!