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So You Think You Can Blog? Guidelines For New Bloggers

Frogloop

Your organization is starting a blog and you have all your ducks in a row. You're happy with the new blog design, you understand the platform you've chosen, you've gotten sign-off from above to move forward, and you've signed a surprising number of your staff up to serve as regular bloggers. Explain why you're blogging.

3 Ways to Identify Influencers for Your Blogger Outreach Campaign

SocialFish

So, you’re about to kick off a Blogger Outreach campaign. The point of this post isn’t to sell you on the idea of blogger outreach.

20 Ways to Be a Generous Blogger

Have Fun - Do Good

After six years of blogging, and teaching others how to blog, I've been playing around with the idea of what it means to be a "generous blogger."

5 Ways To Do Blogger Outreach Better

SocialFish

This post originally appeared on the Grouphigh blog and is reprinted here with permission from the awesome Kristen Matthews. Tweet this ).

22 Must-Circle Nonprofit Bloggers and Resources on Google+

Nonprofit Tech for Good

It’s definitely been worth the time investment thus far. Confused? No worries. Debra Askanase. 2. Blackbaud. 3. Danah Boyd. 4. Breaking News. 5. 

112 Nonprofit Blog Posts, Articles, and Stories from 2013 You Can’t Miss.

Connection Cafe

Here’s Your 2013 Nonprofit Roundup: THIS – thanks to Marc Koenig of Nonprofit Hub:  Nonprofits, 2014 is the Year of the Blog. Your blog is your gift to them, as well as to yourself. On the NTEN blog, Lauren Giardin says it’s time to  Take Charge of Your Editorial Process as Air Traffic Control. With 1.5

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10 Blog Design Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

blog template with a body column width of 600 pixels and a call-to-action column of 300 pixels in width is ideal. Mercy Corps Blog. 2.

Top blogger-tastic takeaways from #BWENY

SocialFish

From BlogWorld Expo: Make blogger PR outreach painless – another SBOSM post on Jason Falls’ session about bad pitches.

11 Blog Content Ideas for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Thanks to the Social Web, there is no shortage of possible topics for your nonprofit to blog about. Blogging Social Media for Social Good

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10 Blog Content Ideas for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Quite often the nonprofits or think tanks that release the report will promote your article or blog post. Write Numbered Lists. Photo Essays.

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3 Best Practices to Rock Your Blog

Frogloop

So, you think you can blog? Before we get into best practices, let me ask you a few questions about your nonprofit''s blog.

So, You’re Thinking About Blogging? How To: Create a Blog for your Organization

Amy Sample Ward

Why Blog? But blogs can help your organization in a few key ways: Central Communication Hub. Think blogs are boring? MoveableType.

Cambodia Bloggers: Five Years Later – Part 2

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Here’s a video and blog post I wrote for Blogher back then. It was terrific to see Tharum who was one of the first Cambodia bloggers.

How to Bring Your Business Blog to the Next Level

SocialFish

Your business blog is a failure. But you keep updating it because all your competitors have blogs. What Constitutes A Successful Blog?

To blog or not to blog in the age of Medium

SocialFish

—————– More and more, blogging feels like speaking into an unplugged mic. Maybe people read it.

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11 Blog Content Ideas for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Thanks to the Social Web, there is no shortage of possible topics for your nonprofit to blog about. Blogging Social Media for Social Good

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6 Ways to Get Your Employees Blogging

SocialFish

Recently, at my company, I was tasked with starting up a company blog. Write a blog? Who do you want reading your blog? Simple.

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11 Blog Content Ideas for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Thanks to the Social Web, there is no shortage of possible topics for your nonprofit to blog about. BloggingPost Calls to Action.

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Nonprofit Blog Carnival: Personal Productivity Tips for Nonprofits

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Erik Anderson, Donor Dreams Blog, shares his tips for being more productive online and offline and the tools he uses. Here’s a summary.

The 10 Step Blog Plan

NTEN

Nonprofit Blogger. So, you're ready to start a blog for your organization (or wondering why people aren't reading your current one)? Don't make blog planning a six-month process. little planning will go a long way towards making your blog more successful. A lot of planning will just slow you down. Britt Bravo.

January 2014Nonprofit Blog Carnival: Measurement and Learning

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Here’s a roundup of submissions for your reading pleasure from some awesome nonprofit bloggers. Want Useful Analytics?  Benchmark. Mobile.

Here’s Your Opportunity to Start Something Awesome: Join #MBUstorm Blogging Challenge!

SocialFish

They receive f ree coaching and consulting from a great community of fellow bloggers for free. Newbie & Experienced Bloggers!

January Nonprofit Blog Carnival: What Are You Doing To Be Happier, Healthier in 2016?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

We had some awesome submissions from nonprofit bloggers about being healthier and happier in 2016. What is a Nonprofit Blog Carnival?

Joint Statement from Museum Bloggers and Colleagues on Ferguson and Related Events

Museum 2.0

We are a community of museum bloggers who write from a variety of perspectives and museum disciplines. Here is our statement. inclusion

Seven Ways to Make Sure Your Blog Gets Noticed

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Seven Ways to Make Sure Your Blog Gets Noticed, Guest Post By Elisa Batista, Donna Norton, and Monifa Bandele from Momsrising. Enjoy!

How to Write a Great Business Blog Post

SocialFish

Here are just a few tips that might just help your blog writing stand out from the crowd. 1. ” Well, not so in blogging.

Bookmark Your Browsers! The Official Blogs of the World’s Most Popular Social Media Sites

Nonprofit Tech for Good

There are these 35 nonprofit marketing blogs  and these 25 must-read nonprofit IT blogs as well as these 8 great nonprofit resources.

Why Blog Log is the Best Book on Nonprofit Blogging

John Haydon

The BlogLog is not just another book on blogging. Social Media Optimization blogging book networked nonprofit results

Herding Cats, er, Bloggers

Connection Cafe

At Convio Summit last year (that’s right, 2011 is already “last year”) I was asked for tips on managing a blog team.

29 Nonprofit Bloggers to Follow on Twitter

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Last week I asked the followers of @NonprofitOrgs to nominate their favorite nonprofit bloggers. This time around I limited the list to individuals bloggers, rather than blogs maintained by associations, publications, PR firms, etc. Please feel free to post a link to their blog in the comments section. Blog: ext337. 3.

How To Create A Successful Blog For A Business or E-Commerce Website

SocialFish

Blogging can help you overcome those challenges. 61% of US consumers have made a purchase based on a blog’s recommendation. Final Word.

Honored to be BlogHer Tech featured blogger of the week

Judi Sohn

For as long as I’ve been blogging, there’s been BlogHer empowering women to express themselves through technology.

How can I write better blog posts?

John Haydon

Writing awesome blog posts is something great bloggers are always working towards, and something bad bloggers have mastered.

How to Create, Manage and Evolve Your Nonprofit Blog

NTEN

Creating a blog should be an opportunity, not an obligation. If it feels like solely an obligation, you should reconsider starting one — because, in my opinion, the most compelling blogs are born and grow from true curiosity, enthusiasm, and exploration. It's also a very helpful organizing principle for keeping your blog focused.

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Generous Blogger Poster + Contest

Have Fun - Do Good

Generous Blogger Poster So many of you enjoyed and shared my post, 20 Ways to Be a Generous Blogger , I asked the hubs to create a poster for us. To enter, you can either: Nominate your favorite generous blogger by leaving a comment on one of their posts telling them why you think they are a generous. Isn't it bee-you-tea-full?

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5 Must Haves for Every Good Blog Post

SocialFish

One professional says,  “[this is] probably the hardest part of writing a good blog post.” – Julep Media. Here are their responses. Relax.

A Huge Thanks To Guest Bloggers from the Grantmakers for Effective Organizations Conference 2012

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Scaling Impact sessions offer strategies and knowledge about how we can help nonprofits achieve better and more results. Carla Javits, President, REDF.

Three Must-Haves On Your Nonprofit’s Blog

Nonprofit Tech for Good

As I have said many times, I was a reluctant blogger. I did not think the Internet needed another blogger. BloggingSo wrong.

Five of Our Most Popular Blog Posts of 2015

BoardAssist

What were the blog posts that were most popular on the BoardAssist blog in 2015? Thanks Tech Impact!

7 Tips to Start a Guest Blogging Program

Frogloop

Today I want to talk about the importance of getting influential guest bloggers within your community to write a guest blog post for you.

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