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2012 Nonprofit Social Networking Benchmark Report [INFOGRAPHIC]

NetWits

Blackbaud, NTEN and Common Knowledge just released the fourth annual 2012 Nonprofit Social Networking Benchmark Report.

4 Signs Your Nonprofit Should Quit a Social Network

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofit Tech for Good began as a “Nonprofit Organizations” Myspace Page  in 2005. Signs Your Nonprofit Should.

Nonprofits Value a Facebook Like at $214.81

NetWits

I just returned from the Nonprofit Technology Conference  (#12NTC) hosted by NTEN in San Francisco, CA. Facebook Fan or Supporter).

Are Nonprofits Raising Money Via Social Networks?

Frogloop

Are nonprofits raising any money on social networks? Facebook is the most popular commercial social network for nonprofits.

2011 Non-profit Social Networking Survey

NetWits

I just got an email from Holly Ross, the Executive Director of the Non-profit Technology Network – better known as NTEN.

Report Release: The 2012 Nonprofit Social Networking Benchmarks

NTEN

Another NTC means more great studies about nonprofit technology released, including the 2012 " Nonprofit Social Networking Benchmarks Report."

Top 12 Social Media Insights for Nonprofits in 2012

NetWits

Top 12 Social Media Insights for Nonprofits in 2012. The Average Facebook & Twitter Communities Grow by 30% and 81%, respectively.

Privacy and Security on Social Networks

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Social networking sites like Facebook make it easy for sensitive information about us to be made public unintentionally. Privacy.

Data Nerd Alert: Social Networking Benchmark Report 2012

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Blackbaud, NTEN and Common Knowledge just released the fourth annual  2012 Nonprofit Social Networking Benchmark Report.

2011 Nonprofit Social Networking Survey ?

Frogloop

NTEN, Common Knowledge and Blackbaud invite you to take part in a nonprofit survey about how nonprofits are using online social networks, and enter your name for a chance to win an Apple iPad. The survey results will be compiled and presented at the NTEN Nonprofit Technology Conference in March 2011.

Women Rule Social Networks

Frogloop

Women are valuable stakeholder to nonprofits. Did you know that women also dominate social networks? According to a Pew study, in 2008 women comprised 53% of social networking site users. Men’s social networking user base has dropped to 47%. Women don’t just rule social networks.

Is Facebook’s One-Click Donate Button a Game Changer?

Frogloop

Facebook recently rolled out its one-click donate button for nonprofits. Social Networking Online Fundraising nptech Trends Nonprofit

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How to Know When a Social Network is Worth Your Time

NonProfit Hub

Only a few short months ago, Peach, a new social networking app was launched. By the end of 2015, Facebook reportedly had nearly 1.6

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Why Your Nonprofit Should Use the Facebook Donate Button

Frogloop

Drumroll, please… Facebook recently rolled out their Donate button for nonprofit pages. Social Networking Online Fundraising

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10 Facebook Page Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

With more than 1 billion active users, Facebook is the largest social network in the world. Experiment Facebook Events.

2010 Nonprofit Social Network Benchmark Report

NTEN

As it turns out, Facebook and Twitter really do count as work. How many members do nonprofits have on their social network communities?

Can Social Network Analysis Improve Your Social Media Strategy?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Networked Nonprofit: Care2 Webinar. The above visual is a social network.  When you map your network, it tells you a story. 

ActionSprout and Facebook to Give Away $2M in Facebook Ads

Frogloop

ActionSprout is teaming up with Facebook, and giving away $2M in Facebook advertising credits to 2,000 nonprofits. sure hope so.

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Infographic: How Do Social Network Users Lean Politically?

Frogloop

The data was determined through the analysis of thousands of people on Facebook and their “Likes”, political preferences, and polling data.

Is Quora Yet Another Social Network (YASN) or Something Different?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Quora has been around for a year and provides an independent question platform from Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn that is similar to Yahoo!

Ding, Dong, the Facebook Dislike Button’s Dead

Frogloop

While some nonprofits on Facebook have been excited by the new Facebook "Dislike" button, we’ve got some news – it’s not coming to fruition.

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Pheed and Sulia: Two New Social Networks for the Nonprofit Early Adopters

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofits that have the capacity to be early adopters have learned that early adoption in and of itself is a wise social media strategy.

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Better Understanding Nonprofits And Their Facebook Metrics

TechImpact

Facebook is the flagship social media platform for most nonprofits. Can you, or anyone in your nonprofit identify what that means?

Infographic: Facebook Posting Tips

Frogloop

What Facebook content tips have worked best for your nonprofit? Social Networking Trends Web 2.0

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Social Networking Strategies: The Limits of Cutting and Pasting

Amy Sample Ward

My latest contribution to the Stanford Social Innovation Review is up on the opinion blog – you can read the post and join the conversation on the SSIR blog or read the full post below. Here are a few reasons why using multiple social networking platforms doesn’t just mean you repeat your effort. Community First.

Using Facebook Timeline to Market your Nonprofit

Frogloop

Wondering how you can market your charity through Facebook timeline? Online Marketing Social Networking Web 2.0

Free Mini-Webinar on October 27! Mobile Social Networking for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

This is the first mini-webinar to be offered by DIOSA Communications and Nonprofit Tech 2.0. Mobile Technology for Nonprofits LinkedIn Group.

7 Deceptively Simple Ways to Promote a Fundraiser on Facebook

John Haydon

If you’re like most nonprofits, Facebook is your #1 social network. You’re doing it right.

Six Amazing Stats From Blackbaud’s 2012 Nonprofit Social Networking Report

SocialFish

Average Facebook and Twitter communities grew by 30% and 81%, respectively. Average value of a Facebook Like is $214.81 Useful Data

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10 Nonprofits to Follow on Instagram

Frogloop

One of the greatest assets that nonprofits have at their disposal is stories. Social Networking nptech

New Study: Investing in Facebook is a Waste of Time

Frogloop

For the past few years, nonprofits have spent a lot of resources on building their Facebook page presence. So is Facebook still worth it?

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.

The Challenges of Protecting Intellectual Property on Social Networks

NTEN

By Geoff Livingston, Principal & Co-Founder, Zoetica Facebook and to a lesser extent Twitter and LinkedIn have become the interstates of the social web. Nonprofits that want to connect with their constituents are almost obliged to participate on these networks.

Facebook Metrics Nonprofits Need to Know

Frogloop

The Wildlife/Animal Welfare sector had the highest ratio of Facebook users to email subscribers at 242 per 1000.

A Simple 6 Step Plan for Creating a Facebook Page that Works

NetWits

In my last session as part of the  Schools out for Summer Series  I took a deep dive into how Schools can get the most out of Facebook.

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Is Facebook Good for Fundraising?

Frogloop

recently had the pleasure of being a guest on Tony Martignetti's NonProfit podcast. Facebook stinks for collecting donations. Exactly.

HOW TO: Custom Design Your Nonprofit’s Facebook Timeline

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Many of you have probably already heard that Facebook Timeline for Pages will automatically go live for all brand pages on March 30. Facebook

What the Facebook Subscribe Feature Means to Nonprofit News Sharing

Frogloop

Most organizations have a branded page that Facebook users can like. Social Networking Trends Web 2.0Click Allow Subscribers.

Six Amazing Stats From Blackbaud’s 2012 Nonprofit Social Networking Report [Includes Infographic]

John Haydon

Whether or not you use Blackbaud’s software, one thing you’ve got to respect is their commitment to researching what online fundraising strategies work best for nonprofits. Average Facebook and Twitter communities grew by 30% and 81%, respectively. Average value of a Facebook Like is $214.81

#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.