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Benchmarking: Networked Nonprofits Measure Their Social Media Results In A Context

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Arts and Social Media. View more presentations from Devon Smith. Sometimes benchmarking studies can be more rigorous and survey an entire field. 

Just *Who* is Still Using IE6 Anyhow?


As I put the final touches on a "simple" one page website, I was met yet again with the all too familiar last step. Checking out how it looks in IE6.

Four Ways Nonprofits Can Increase Their Impact with Data


By Holly Ross, Executive Director, NTEN Funders and donors alike have been chanting the same mantra recently: prove it. The increasing pressure on your nonprofit not just to do good work, but to prove your impact – coupled with the increasing use of databases and online services – has led to exponential growth in data within the nonprofit sector.

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Nonprofit Management 101 Giveaway

Tech Soup Blog

As I said in my blog post last week , I think the nonprofit community has been waiting for a comprehensive guide like this for a long time. Have fun

Nonprofit Social Media Benchmarks: How Does Your Org Compare?


It turns out that nonprofits of all sizes are able to scale their fundraising efforts on social networks. The 2011 Nonprofit Social Network Benchmark Report found that 30% of Master Fundraisers – those that brought in more than $100,000 – were small organizations and a further 8% were medium-sized. Discover three year trends and changes from 2010.

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Have Fun Do Good Book - Moonrise: The Power of Women Leading from the Heart

Have Fun - Do Good

Each year I post a list of favorite Have Fun Do Good books. Share. books

ROI of driving website visitors to “Like” vs retweet web content

Beaconfire Wire

In the absence of empirical data, websites typically provide equal prioritization to driving visitors to either retweet or like content. If you only have space for one option (such as in content listings), which one should you use? clicks per tweet, while Facebook received 3.31 clicks per engagement.  In other words, Facebook “likes” gets almost 8.7x

Daily DoGooder: The Bay vs The Bag

See What's Out There

Daily DoGooder delivers one – just one – excellent cause video to your inbox each day. Changing the world, one video at a time.The Bay vs The Bag | 2:09 Save The This is an older clip but a great one. It really was at the vanguard of raising awareness about the long term impact of

Southeast Tornados: Staying Focused


We extend our thoughts and prayers to the many injured and to those who lost friends and families in the tornados this past week across the Southeast.

The Supporter Journey – Is Your Nonprofit Leading the Way?

Tech Soup Blog

Working at nonprofits, we all want to be better fundraisers, web innovators, and social media gurus in order to meet our mission. As technology evolves, so to does the journey for our supporters. From phone calls to emails to Facebook updates, the technology we use to engage supporters has changed with the times. It's a must have.

Twitter Knew First | Jessica Journey

AFP Blog

Twitter Knew First | Jessica Journey : "For those individuals who are still unsure about the power of social media, I give you Exhibit A – the news of Osama’s death

The Social Media Decision Maker's Toolkit


Event Price: 200.00. EventDate: May 31, 2011 - 2:00pm - June 28, 2011 - 3:30pm. Type: Live Training. This intense 5-part training course in social media will take you deep into the decision-making matrix and help you walk away with a social media strategy -- including the tools best suited to do the job. Offered in partnership with NTEN.

Non-profit Report & Resource Round-up

Wild Apricot Blog

Here is a brief review of five recently published research reports, white papers, e-books and guides that might be of interest to non-profit and membership organizations.( read more ). nonprofit non-profit nptech research social media

Choosing Between a Notebook and a Tablet

Tech Soup Blog

Apple recently released its iPad 2, which boasts front- and back-facing cameras and is more lightweight than its predecessor. Photo: Rutger Blom.