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Live blogging from the 2011 Millennial Donor Summit: The Generational Divide (Panel Discussion)

Amy Sample Ward

This panel discussion focuses on the generational divide, with the following panelists: Wendy Harman and Suzy DeFrancis, American Red Cross.

Association Social Media Trends [Panel Discussion]


Trends presented their Association Social Media Benchmarking Study ( which we posted about recently ), and Lindy facilitated a discussion with three illustrious panelists: Curtis Midkiff from SHRM, Anna Baker from the American Diabetes Association, and Chad Davis from NAHB [disclosure - NAHB has been a SocialFish client].

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SXSW Panel: Join A Global Discussion About Free Agents and Nonprofits in a Networked World

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Here’s the world time clock. So, come join the fun and learn. Free Agent

Sustaining Innovation Book Discussion Part 1: What Does it Take Innovate Naturally and Frequently?

Museum 2.0

The rest are schools, mental health facilities, housing, social justice, economic development, and environmental organizations. Easy, right?

Facebook marketing strategies and best practices discussion (video)

John Haydon

In this video we discuss: How I built up my small business using only a blog. Common mistakes when starting out on Facebook. Enjoy the weekend!

Long Term Success with Social Media


Why is it that we don’t discuss long-term success with social media? It is time to look at long-term success with social media.

Social Media in 30 Minutes a Day

Amy Sample Ward

Here are the slides from the session and links to get you started: Social Media in 30 Minutes a Day. Social by Social. Templates.

New Guide: How To Engage Your Supporters with Social Listening

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

New Guide: How To Engage Your Supporters with Social Listening Guest Post By Roz Lemieux. Social Listening In Action. listen. spiked.

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The Great Good Place Book Discussion Part 1: Can Cultural Institutions Be Third Places?

Museum 2.0

This is the first installment of a book discussion about Ray Oldenburg’s book The Great Good Place. Facebook discussion board here.

The Future of Social: Gen Z

NonProfit Hub

She is the author of Beth’s Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media , one of the longest running and most popular blogs for nonprofits. Beth

Social Media for Social Good :: Your Nonprofit Tech Checklist

Nonprofit Tech for Good

At the end of the Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits is a nine-page “Nonprofit Tech Checklist” which I have copied and pasted below. Each item on the list is discussed in the book and some items won’t make sense unless you have read the book, but most will. Add social networking icons.

Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Webinar for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Social Media for Social Good: Table of Contents. Social Media and Mobile Technology Webinars for Nonprofits (by DIOSA Communications).

Association Social Media: ASAE


ASAE is active on a variety of social media platforms both public and private.  Who do you report to? Are they interlinked in specific ways?

Healthcare Social Media


Interested in healthcare and social media? Social Media Challenges for Healthcare Providers. Enjoy. Related articles across the web.

How Nonprofits Use Social Media to Promote Matching Gifts

John Haydon

In a previous post, I discussed how to leverage social media to tap into corporate giving programs.

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How to Leverage Social Media to Maximize Your CSR Efforts


Social media has become the primary hub for marketing among brands of every size. And you can use social media to boost your efforts.

Social business demands culture change


Social business demands culture change. . Departments fighting over who owns social media? That’s a silo issue, not a social media issue.

Innovation in Healthcare Social Media


Social Media – The Competitive Edge in Healthcare  [WHITE PAPER]. “The healthcare industry is in flux.

Future of Social: Gen Z

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I’m thrilled to be spending a few days in London where I am keynoting The Future of Social conference hosted by Social Misfits Media.  I’ll be talking about Gen Z donors and why nonprofits need to engage them in their fundraising and programs.   If you want to learn more about what I’ll be talking about, read this interview in the Guardian.

It’s official – marketing will destroy everything good about social media.


The total potential size of a social network is far less relevant than the number of people you ACTUALLY reach there. ” . More like this.

3 Lessons Of Tech And Social Entrepreneurship


Social entrepreneurship is a new phenomena developing out of many for profits as well as nonprofits. Image courtesy of St. Talk Dirty. Impact ?

11 Qualities of an Effective Social Media Manager

Nonprofit Tech for Good

11 Qualities of an Effective Social Media Manager. Going “viral” on social media sites is extremely rare, and instantaneous success is a myth.

Tips to Humanize Your Social Media


There has been a lot of great discussion over the past year about organizations striving to be more human. During the 3 rd annual Nonprofit 2.0

How Some Big Brands Manage Social Media


I watched an Altimeter webinar the other day that I thought was worth sharing from a “the state of corporate social media” perspective.

33 Must-Read Updates to Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

below are 33 of must-read updates to Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits. Social Media for Social Good

Why Doesn’t Your Company Have a Social Media Voice Document?


Pretend I’ve just waxed bombastically about the ubiquity of social media and the importance of getting everybody in the company on board.

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9 Must-Know Best Practices for Distributing Your Nonprofit’s Content on Social Networks

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofits have been experimenting with mobile and social networks for years. Do not automate content between social networks.

What’s coming down the pike in social marketing?


No matter what the status of your organization’s social program, you need to know what’s coming over the horizon. Social business.

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How Multi-Chapter Nonprofits Can Create a Consistent Brand on Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

All medium and large nonprofits with multiple chapters eventually experience a unique, but common problem in their mobile and social media campaigns.

A Strategic Guide to Social Media for Nonprofits


Reposted from Sprout Social with permission.  By Alicia Johnston.  . GET THEIR COOL STRATEGIC GUIDE TO SOCIAL MEDIA FOR NONPROFITS here.

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Is the Future of Social Media Much Different for Non-profits?


Do you plan on increasing your budget for social media efforts in 2011? What are the major focuses of your social media strategy in 2011?

Social Media, Fortresses and Free Agents with Danielle Brigida of National Wildlife Federation


After their session I got some time to talk with Danielle about the world of social media for non-profits. Right

22 Must-Read Updates to Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

here are 22 of must-read updates to Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits : 1. Social Media for Social Good

Social Community Impacts Volunteerism

Connection Cafe

Angelika Lipkin is the Manager of Strategic Partnerships for Higher Logic , a social media and mobile software company for associations and nonprofits.

The Social Business Hierarchy of Needs


His main points: - this is a very nascent space; if you’re working on social right now you’re EARLY. Social CRM and ROI

Association Social Media: Philanthropy Ohio


Obviously there are different strategies for each social site, as well. Are they interlinked in specific ways? Do they have different audiences?

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Fear and Social Media


During CommPartners’ Social Learning session at #ASAE11, attention turned quickly to social media. Risk and Social Mediawith ….

How to Broadcast Your Impact with Facebook Live

Connection Cafe

This is a unique opportunity to have an authentic discussion with your supporters. What sort of impact stories matter most? Introduce yourself.

Reporting Social To Stakeholders

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Reporting Social To Stakeholders: Guest Post by Meg Biallis. Help leadership understand the impact of social media by turning them into users.

Training Board Members As Brand Champions on Social and Beyond

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Note from Beth: Last month, I facilitated a workshop for the Knight Digital Media Learning Seminar in Miami on “Leading on Social Media.”

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