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Ahead of Give Local America, 7 trends in Giving Days

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

With the clock ticking for Give Local America on May 5, community foundations and others are finalizing plans for this national day of online giving.

How “Give Local America” Raised Over $51 Million In 24 Hours

John Haydon

Give Local America (Tuesday, May 6, 2014) raised over $51,641,978.98 Give Local America ‘s goals are to generate significant philanthropy outside of the traditional giving season with a focus on supporting local communities and local organizations.  What made you decide to create Give Local America? from 31,0944 gifts.

HOW TO: Add a “Donate Now” Button to Your Nonprofit’s Facebook Page

Nonprofit Tech for Good

billion of Facebook’s active users are mobile. Step 1: Select “Edit call to action” on your Facebook Page.

Zoetica Salon Summary: Feeding America’s Social Media Measurement Strategy

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Dan Michel, Digital Marketing Manager, Feeding America Twitter: @dpmichel. With social media now is that as important anymore?

Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America spread #GoSilent across the web for Memorial Day

Amy Sample Ward

Sharing across platforms – Facebook. It pulled me in, and then everywhere I looked online I saw it was pulling in others!

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What Does Facebook’s New Timeline Apps Mean for Nonprofits?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

” You can read more about how it works from the Facebook developer notes. with their Facebook friends. Fundraising Networks

[Case Study] Why Nonprofits Should Save Some Marketing Budget for Facebook Advertising

SocialFish

Why Facebook Advertising is Beneficial for Nonprofits. Here are just a few of the ways Facebook allows advertisers to target: Age & Gender.

With Respect to Abraham Lincoln, Not All Are Equal in Fundraising

Connection Cafe

You can argue that we haven’t always lived out that truth, but it is, never-the-less, a basic tenet in America—as it is for many other nations.

16 Must-Know Stats About Online Fundraising and Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Facebook Reach is at an all time low. 95% of NGOs worldwide have a Facebook Page. It’s true that social media is in transition.

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Strategic Spontaneity: How the Humane Society Got 21,000 Shares of Campaign Message on Facebook In 48 Hours

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Our Farm Animal Protection campaign posted the quote in the form of an image post on  their Facebook page (275k fans). What happened? fans).

Facebook ROI for Nonprofits: Are You Wasting Your Time?

John Haydon

Should your nonprofit use Facebook to promote your cause? Nancy: What is the value in nurturing a brand page/community for orgs on Facebook?

10 Signs Your Small Nonprofit Excels at Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

On top of those challenges, Facebook reach has dropped to an abysmal 1%. Oxfam America “Thank You” landing page. Yeah, right.

Working and Facebooking: No Longer Impossible

SocialFish

Having Facebook open was a waste of time. Fast-forward 7 years, and now if Facebook is NOT open on my desktop I’m not doing my job.

Five steps to get the most from Facebook Places and Foursquare

John Haydon

The panel included Estrella Rosenberg of Big Love Little Hearts , Joe Waters from Boston Medical Center , and Dan Michel from Feeding America.

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36 Useful Apps & Online Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTubeSocial Media Tools. 1. Blab ::  blab.im. Canva ::  canva.com.

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11 Must-Know Stats About How NGOs Worldwide Use Internet Technology

Nonprofit Tech for Good

95% have a Facebook Page. Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTube70% use the.ORG domain.

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Which Social Networking Analysis Term Best Describes Virgin America?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

flew back from DC last night on Virgin America.  How would you describe Virgin America in social networking analysis and mapping terminology?  .

15 Must-Know Fundraising and Social Media Stats

Nonprofit Tech for Good

LinkedIn launched in 2003, Facebook launched in 2004, and Twitter launched in 2006. Source: CAF America. Source: The Case Foundation. 2.

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2016 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Facebook Twitter Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Fundraising Social Media YouTube Giving Days Cause Awareness DaysJanuary. November.

A Fundraising Success Checklist for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Follow and study Partners in Health , Feeding America , American Cancer Society , African Wildlife Foundation , and charity: water. Facebook.

You Can Stand Up for Health Care on Twitter and Facebook, What About On Google +?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

They are trying to figure out how it is different from Twitter and Facebook. Twitter App Looks Up Zip Code to Tweet Your Legislator.

New Webinar Series for Nonprofits in Australia & Oceania

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTube WebinarsNonprofit Tech for Good is based in St.

Virgin America As Connector

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

  Miro Logo. It's an interesting idea - built on the ladder of engagement and the concept of a gift economy.

Learn and Serve America > Press Release - Detail

AFP Blog

Learn and Serve America > Press Release - Detail: "Washington D.C. Aiming to tap the skyrocketing popularity of social networking sites like Facebook and MySpace to promote social good, the Corporation for National and Community Service today announced $2.3 NPtech NPSocialNetwork

4 Takeaways from #AG2014 Social Media

Connection Cafe

billion users on Facebook each month. Teach for America demonstrates this by recognizing their few and far between male pre-k teachers.

Why Can’t the Nonprofit and Philanthropic Sector Scale Generosity? #givedaylessons

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

What Happened on Give Local America Day? The Give Local America Day is a centralized campaign all on one day using the same platform.

America's Giving Challenge for Facebook Causes

Wild Apricot Blog

The Case Foundation, Facebook Causes and PARADE Publications just launched the 2009 America’s Giving Challenge, a competition designed to raise both awareness and funds for charitable causes. Tags: Fundraising nptech Social networking Facebook What I find most interesting is that the Challenge.( read more ).

Six Reasons to Use Facebook’s Power Editor for Facebook Ads

John Haydon

Six Reasons to Use Facebook’s Power Editor for Facebook Ads. 1. Read Jon Loomer’s post on retargeting Facebook Ads. 6.

Memejacking: Does Your Nonprofit Dare?

Tech Soup Blog

The Facebook post garnered 5,365* likes, 2,279 shares, and 364 comments, while the tweet got 506 retweets, 58 replies, and 358 favorites.

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50 Nonprofits To Be Grateful For This Thanksgiving

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Facebook  ||  Twitter  ||  YouTube  || Google+  || LinkedIn || Flickr. 2.  Facebook  ||  Twitter  ||  YouTube  ||  LinkedIn || Flickr. 3. 

The 2009 America's Giving Challenge

Frogloop

In 2007-2008 America’s Giving Challenge encouraged 70,000 individuals to help raise more than $1.8 With the explosion of social media, America’s Giving Challenge hopes to get even more people involved this year and raise a lot more money for nonprofits. million for nonprofit organizations. Want to start or help a cause?

Encouraging Generosity On Social Networks: Assessing America's Giving Challenge and Reflections from Craigslist Nonprofit Bootcamp

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

This is a critically important finding not only for the Challenge but for groups using Causes on Facebook. It also has widgets. 

The Social Website: Integrating Social Media into Website Design and Function

NTEN

If you're considering revamping your website to include social elements like the Facebook Like button, streaming from YouTube, or adding information from a social site through its API, it can be overwhelming to know where to begin. HandsOn Network’s America’s Sunday Supper. Implementation: Tweet Button, Facebook Like Button. 3.

More than Clicking the "Like" Button: Social Media Integration & Nonprofit Websites

NTEN

From the ubiquitous Facebook "Like" button to Google’s new +1, it’s never been easier to share what you’ve found exploring. In the fall of 2010, America was horrified by the tragic actions of gay young people who took their lives after suffering prolonged bullying and harassment. It Gets Better. Remember Me. It worked. Most Jewish.

50 Nonprofits To Be Grateful For This Thanksgiving

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Facebook  ||  Twitter  ||  YouTube  || Google+  || LinkedIn || Flickr. 2. Facebook  ||  Twitter  ||  YouTube  ||  LinkedIn || Flickr. 3. Because 3-4 million cats and dogs are euthanized each year in America. Facebook  ||  Twitter  ||  YouTube  || Flickr. 4.  Facebook  ||  Twitter  ||  YouTube  ||  Flickr. 7.

Community Building Through Social Media with Joelle Berman

NetWits

Watch the video below to learn a bit more and make sure to check out their Facebook page , Twitter account and Blog. Meet Joelle.

Facebook Gifts Now Supports Charitable Donations | News & Opinion | PCMag.com

AFP Blog

Facebook Gifts Now Supports Charitable Donations | News & Opinion | PCMag.com : Facebook today launched a new feature that allows you to make charitable contributions through Facebook Gifts. Kiva, Livestrong, Oxfam America, RAINN, St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, and Water.org.

Giving Days and Beyond the Dollars: What Have We Learned?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

For its part, Kimbia, the tech platform for Give Local America, conducted a forensic analysis of its system.  Click to Download Report.

Finding a Community of Nonprofit Technology Experts

Tech Soup Blog

The targets need to be linked like so: --> Jump to events in North America or go international with events in. Central and South America.

My Strategy for America's Giving Challenge: Need Your Feedback!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I'm also going to share my learnings about what works or doesn't work on Facebook for this situation. Here's my initial thinking. Thoughts?