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Are Nonprofits Now “Stuck” With Facebook?

Connection Cafe

Perhaps you saw last month’s news that Facebook posts are now reaching just 6% of fans ? An Ogilvy & Mather analysis of 100+ brand pages found the organic reach of Facebook posts has declined 49% since October. Facebook admitted an impending drop-off in organic reach last December. Please share them below.

39 Questions Your Nonprofit Can Answer with Facebook Insights

NetWits

This is a guest post by the one and only Nonprofit Facebook Guy – John Haydon (also a good buddy of mine). Is it your blog?

Resources and Slides: Ten Nonprofit Work Practices for Impact without Burnout

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Yesterday,  Aliza Sherman and I shared some insights from our forthcoming book “ The Happy Healthy Nonprofit ,” a work in progress.

#mygivingstory: Resources and Best Practices for @GivingTuesday Nonprofit Storytelling

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Storytelling is an essential fundraising skill for nonprofits. This contest is for donors to share their story – so why not encourage your nonprofit’s board or donors to enter? The chat was great, so I’m summarizing the resources and key points below: What do you think makes a powerful story? Hatch for Good.

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.

22 Must-Circle Nonprofit Bloggers and Resources on Google+

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That means you’ll want to add the 22 resources listed below to your personal circles first. Google for Nonprofits. Confused?

How To Create A Terrific Facebook Cover Image If You Don’t Have Resources To Hire A Designer

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

But what if you don’t have the resources to hire a graphic designer and need to do it in-house? Download Facebook Timeline Cover PSD file.

50 Fun, Useful, and Totally Random Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The number of low-cost or free, web-based resources and tools available to nonprofits today is astounding. That said, to be alerted of new resources for nonprofits, please subscribe to the Nonprofit Tech 2.0 e-Newsletter. The company also donates $1 to the partner nonprofit for each download. co.uk. Love it!

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Two Opportunities for Nonprofits to Power their #GivingTuesday Campaigns — Facebook Ad Credits & #MyGivingStory

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

When used effectively, ads can have a remarkable impact on nonprofits of any size. Your essay must focus on one specific nonprofit organization.

33 Fun, Useful, and Totally Random Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The number of low-cost or free, web-based resources and tools available to nonprofits today is astounding. 2dCode :: 2d-code.co.uk.

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Google+ Resources for Nonprofits

SocialFish

The presentation also focused on features of Google Plus that nonprofit organizations are leveraging successfully, and examples from those organizations. All the Google + Links  - GREAT list of resources about G+. Google Plus Best Practices for Nonprofits. How should content be different in Google+ than Facebook?

22 Ways to Stay Connected with Your Schools Alumni on Facebook

NetWits

Our focus was Facebook. With over 900 Million users Facebook is the top social media site on the planet. Make sure to check them out.).

#FacebookAdGrants: What Nonprofits Need More Than a Facebook Donate Button

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Over the years,  I’ve attended events where a representatives from Facebook shared with nonprofits how to use the platform more effectively.

Nine Nonprofits Offering Timeline Covers for Their Facebook Fans

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The new Facebook Timeline design is now available for upgrade to all Facebook users. Nonprofit Organizations on Facebook.

Eight Steps to Prepare Your Facebook Page for Graph Search

John Haydon

Facebook’s new Graph Search is very different from Google search. Eight Steps to Optimizing Your Nonprofit Facebook Page for Graph Search.

19 Nonprofit Facebook Page Status Ideas You Can Steal

John Haydon

If you’re like most busy nonprofit professionals, you make your best effort to have an organized content strategy on Facebook.

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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

Six Things Nonprofits Should Know About Facebook Ads

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Note From Beth: Here’s some quick tips on using Facebook Ads. Ads appear on the right hand side of the Facebook newsfeed. 002 CPI.

Infographic: Facebook Posting Tips

Frogloop

What Facebook content tips have worked best for your nonprofit? 20% should be sharing others’ content.

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The Best Online Safety Resources for YOUR Organization

Tech Soup Blog

It has a great no-nonsense resource section for online bullying. LFP is a nonprofit and has launched The Library Digital Privacy Pledge of 2015.

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

Connection Cafe

And if the collection of resources and highlights below are any indication, a lot has happened in the nonprofit industry over the past 365 days. Here’s Your 2013 Nonprofit Roundup: THIS – thanks to Marc Koenig of Nonprofit Hub:  Nonprofits, 2014 is the Year of the Blog. Who shares your nonprofit pond? 

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How to Improve Your Facebook Page SEO

SocialFish

Facebook’s new Graph Search is very different from Google search. Eight Steps to Optimizing Your Nonprofit Facebook Page for Graph Search.

12 Not-So-Great Realities About Nonprofits and Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofits have spent years promoting Facebook and get rewarded with a 2% organic reach. ” or “Like Our Facebook Page!”

3 Hidden Resources for Your #GivingTuesday Campaign

SocialFish

You may be thinking, “We have so much to do and so little time!” or “There are three people on my nonprofit staff and we’re all really busy!”.

Non-profit Report & Resource Round-up

Wild Apricot Blog

Here's a roundup of resources, reports and guides for non-profits and membership organizations. We've included overviews of Facebook's Non-profit Resource Centre, two reports on mobile use and a Nonprofit Guide to Internet Marketing.( nonprofit Non-profit research Resources social mediaread more ).

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Four Resources to Help Get You Get a Handle on Social Media

Byte Technology

How much of your staff’s valuable time to you devote to managing all your accounts, from Facebook to Twitter to LinkedIn and all the rest?

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Facebook Publishes Guide for Nonprofits and Causes

Tech Soup Blog

Facebook has recently produced a guide to help nonprofits build their organization's presence on the world's top social media platform.

Four Resources Nonprofits Should Check Out

Frogloop

While I have close to two decades of experience in the nonprofit field and love to share my experiences and data, I’m lucky to be surrounded by such smart nptech folks who share their knowledge with me. Check out some of my favorite resources in the nonprofit space. Nobody answers but the incoming number is saved.

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An Interview With Facebook’s Libby Leffler: Facebook and Nonprofits

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

What are some of the big objectives of Facebook as you work with causes and nonprofits? How long have you worked at Facebook?

22 Fun, Useful, and Totally Random Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The number of low-cost or free, web-based resources and tools available to nonprofits today is astounding. BlogPulse :: blogpulse.com.

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How to Use Facebook to Get More Donors [INFOGRAPHIC]

John Haydon

Do you handle marketing communications at your nonprofit? How to Use Facebook to Drive Traffic to Your Website. ———-.

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Facebook Brand Pages: How To Be Ready

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Are you ready for possible new changes to Facebook Brand pages? Source: Mari Smith. Here they are: 1. link]. Tips Tools and Tactics

Tips to Beat Declining Facebook Reach

Tech Soup Blog

As a result, more and more content is being produced; Facebook says on average, 1,500 stories can appear in someone's news feed when they log on.

13 Blog Posts To Help You Become A Nonprofit Facebook Marketing Demigod

John Haydon

Following are the top 13 posts from the Nonprofit Facebook Guy: Create a Custom iFrame Tab for your Facebook Page with WordPress (video).

Three Reasons Why Creating A Facebook Profile For Your Nonprofit Is A Total Fail

John Haydon

Using a Facebook Profile to market your nonprofit on Facebook is not smart , for at least three reasons: 1. Gross.

Book Review: Measuring the Networked Nonprofit

Amy Sample Ward

I recently got my copy of Measuring the Networked Nonprofit by Beth Kanter and Katie Delahaye Paine. ” And that they do!

How Networked Nonprofit Use Facebook SMARTly

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

How Networked Nonprofits Use Facebook Smart.ly. What’s missing? 1: Create a Facebook culture inside your organization.

Five Trends Shaping a New Reality for Nonprofits

NonProfit Hub

Firespring tools help nonprofits raise money and manage events while presenting a professional online presence. This post was originally run in our bi-monthly Nonprofit Hub Magazine. That’s why it’s crucial for nonprofit professionals to stay aware of the always-shifting landscape. Blurred Lines Between Nonprofit and For-Profit.

13 Ways to Boost Your Facebook Page Reach Without Spending a Single Dime

John Haydon

While it’s true that many Facebook Pages have seen a drop in reach, it’s not due to some conspiracy to force Page admins to buy ads.

Facebook's New Donate Button: Good or Bad for Nonprofits?

Frogloop

The nonprofit world was buzzing today over the announcement of Facebook rolling out Donate buttons to nonprofit organizations on pages and posts.