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7 Easy Fixes to Get Your Nonprofit Ranking Higher on Google

John Haydon

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Google+ Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

If your nonprofit has yet to get on Google+, now would be a very good time to start. Create your nonprofit’s Google+ Page. Videos.

Google+ Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Finally, I will be offering a Google+ and Google Products Webinar for Nonprofits on February 28, 2012. 1. Download the Google+ App.

WordPress Tags And Categories – The Ultimate Guide For Nonprofits

John Haydon

According to WordPress, tags “make it easier for people to find your content. How to Create Effective WordPress Tags.

WordPress Plugins for Nonprofits

Beaconfire Wire

WordPress is one of our favorite systems for making it easy for nonprofits to maintain a blog. Even if you don’t have much technical background, WordPress makes it easy! Here are a few of our favorite plugins we’ve used to help our nonprofit clients to customize WordPress to fit the needs of their audiences: Administrative.

Bad Ideas: The Most Common Mistakes for Rookie WordPress Users

Byte Technology

It’s little wonder that some 76 million websites worldwide are designed and administered via the WordPress platform given the ease with which any one—from tech newbies to Internet and design pros—can get their blog or e-commerce site up and running. WordPressSo how can you avoid and remedy some common rookie mistakes?

12 Ways to Make Your Website More Pinnable

John Haydon

WordPress users can use the Open Graph Meta plugin to sniff out the problems. Here’s an awesome plugin to create rich pins for WordPress.

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Why WordPress is the Best Choice for your Website CMS

Byte Technology

Not so with the behemoth of the Internet, WordPress. Today nearly 75 million sites are constructed and managed on the WordPress platform—which first debuted in 2011—and there are some very good reasons why. Here are the top five reasons while WordPress is a no-brainer choice no matter the vision you have for your website.

Google Media = Nonprofit Grants, Blogs, Video and Maps Galore

Connection Cafe

The session covered four different programs Google offers at no cost to the nonprofit community. 1. Google AdWords. Enroll subscribers.

16 Must-Know Stats About Online Fundraising and Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

42% of nonprofits use WordPress as the Content Management System for their website. It’s true that social media is in transition.

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36 Useful Apps & Online Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

VivaVideo Pro ::  Google Play. Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTubeSocial Media Tools. 1.

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

Nonprofit Tech for Good

WordPress. 9. BONUS: Google for Nonprofits Blog :: googlefornonprofits.blogspot.com. Facebook Newsroom ::  newsroom.fb.com. Facebook. 2.

4 Signs Your Nonprofit Should Quit a Social Network

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Google+ made the cut for another year. Facebook Twitter Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Fundraising Social Media

Built for Speed: Ways to Make Your WordPress Site Load Faster

Byte Technology

True words no matter whether you’re running on a WordPress site or another platform. And if that’s not scary enough, Google now contains within its algorithm a ranking factor based on site speed, meaning if you site is too slow your ranking in search results can plummet. So how do you fix a slow-loading WordPress site?

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Wordpress Extras: My Favorites

Amy Sample Ward

There are my three most-used Wordpress plugins : Postalicious ( Get this plugin ). Postalicious is a WordPress plugin that automatically posts your delicious, ma.gnolia, Google Reader, Reddit or Yahoo Pipes bookmarks to your blog. Tags: blogging howto plugins twitter wordpress Twitoaster ( Get this plugin ).

How to Boost SEO By Editing Your Website’s Title Tags

John Haydon

WordPress makes editing title tags very easy – especially with plugins like All-in-One SEO plugin and themes like Headway.

How Facebook Social Plugins Increase Engagement On Your Nonprofit’s Website

John Haydon

Facebook has excellent tutorials on installing these plugins , and if you use WordPress all you need is to install a few Plugins.

Supercharge Your Nonprofit Tech Powers with NetSquared

Tech Soup Blog

Seattle, Washington: Advanced Google AdWords for Nonprofits. Naples, Florida: Talking about WordPress Tools for Admins. Upcoming Events.

Using Google Analytics to Track a Nonprofit Website (Part 1) - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

If that sounds too promotional, as if Google paid me to say it (they didnt), well, sorry, but its true. Installing Google Analytics 1.

Six Simple Ways Nonprofits Can Increase Their Exposure on Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Facebook Google Plus Pinterest Social Media Tumblr TwitterRelated Links: Social Media and Mobile Technology Webinars for Nonprofits.

Free and open source tool #5: WordPress

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology Free and open source tool #5: WordPress January 24, 2008 It seems like a good day to talk about WordPress. Installation of WordPress is scarily easy. WordPress is expandable with tons of plugins.

How can I write better blog posts?

John Haydon

It supports your SEO strategy – One of the biggest benefits of blogging is how it can help you get on page one of Google.

Five Powerful Ways To Improve Your Website’s SEO

John Haydon

Enter the keywords you’ve decided on in Google, and notice what Google suggests as you type (as shown below). 

Three Reasons Why Nonprofits Should Diversify Their Brand Online

Nonprofit Tech for Good

In the weeks after Google+ launched I saw a number of blog posts and articles about how brands should drop Facebook and Twitter, and migrate their communities over to Google+. Google is largest search engine in the world. Google Plus Mobile Technology Social MediaThat said, the idea brings up a very important point.

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WordPress theme reverts to default - solved?

Judi Sohn

I’ve been struggling with this for as long as I’ve had this site on WordPress (since January 2007). The problem: From time to time, for no apparent reason and based on no obvious trigger, the theme would revert to the default WordPress theme. Googled for solutions a few times. Tags: WordPress But, do I? Argh!!

Google Chrome

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Yes, it is open source, and I applaud Google for releasing open source software. However, there was an initial brou-haha about the EULA , which initially suggested that everything you type into the browser belongs to Google (talk about All Your Base Belong to Us!) Why so curmudgeonly you ask? It is open source, after all. Be Helpful.

8 Tools to Help Manage Your Nonprofit Website

Connection Cafe

Google Webmaster Toolkit. Requires Google Account . Google Webmaster Tools is a website health and optimization tool. Kraken.io.

How to Set Up Wordpress for Your Non-Profit

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

I’ve started working with more and more Wordpress-based nonprofit Web sites such as those at asianamericansforobama.com and apaforprogress.org , stepping in after the site has been set up. It should also serve as a follow-up to my previous article recommending Wordpress for nonprofits. Use Google Webmaster Tools. Shrug.

Leaderboard Update: Wordpress Perfect for Small Nonprofits

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

I’ve been using Wordpress now since the inception of this blog and used it for several other blogs as well. haven’t been recommending Wordpress mainly because it’s needed a lot of care and loving from an administrator. Wordpress can now update itself with the click of a button by its administrator. No longer.

Five Reasons Why WordPress Is Ideal For Small Nonprofits

John Haydon

"WordPress Is The Best" by Allwin Samuel Jeba. Examples of nonprofits using WordPress. More and more nonprofits have been using WordPress for their website platform. Joint Use – Uses WordPress to power a variety of features, including a BuddyPress discussion board. Are you using WordPress for your site?

Three Steps to Creating a Responsive Design For Your Nonprofit Website

John Haydon

If you use WordPress, most commercial themes like Headway and Woo Themes are responsive out-of-the-box. But there’s a problem.

29 Essential Tools for Social Media Marketers [Infographic]

John Haydon

Feedly – Imagine if Google Reader was reborn looking beautiful and easy to use, and you’ll have an idea of what Feedly is.

How to Promote Your Blog: 5 Tools to Improve Rankings of Your Old Content

SocialFish

Here’s what it looks like in search: All In One Schema.org Rich Snippets is an easy to use WordPress plugin. It all starts with keywords.

Adding Google Voice to My Web Site

Robert Weiner

I just added a Google Voice widget to my web site (on the Contact Us page). Google Voice calls that number, then connects the caller to me as a free VOIP call. then tried using the Google Voice Widget Plugin but I could only figure out how to place the widget in a sidebar rather than on a page. Tags: Wordpress Very cool.

Further Proof Regarding WordPress SEO Secrets

John Haydon

Y esterday’s post titled “ How To Get Your Non-Profit’s Blog To Rank Higher In Google &# received a lot of attention - and one very enlightened response: “I’m a big believer in transparency — saying you did something is not as impressive as showing the data behind what you did&#. Outdated Wordpress SEO myths.

Google Analytics vs Site Meter

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology Google Analytics vs Site Meter September 18, 2006 Yes, I promise, the post on tagging and folksonomies is coming. But first, a great example of Web 1.0 vs Web 2.0 – I wanted to talk about Google Analytics.

Mobile Donations Up 45% in 2015 Giving Season [INFOGRAPHIC]

Connection Cafe

However, in early 2015, the web got a sharp kick in the pants when Google changed it’s search algorithm to favor mobile-friendly websites.

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More good news from Google: Open Handset Alliance

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Of course, the bottom line is that this makes it more likely that Google can get their ad platform onto phones. This is big. This means that anyone can hack their phones – and a raft of developers can create really interesting kinds of software for phones. The SDK will be available later this month. Why is this good news for nonprofits?

6 Reasons Open Source Makes Sense

3rd Sector Labs

Proven – Open Source platforms like Drupal, WordPress, CiviCRM, etc., So let’s get started. Yes, millions.

Google Health launches … and it’s not HIPAA compliant

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology Google Health launches … and it’s not HIPAA compliant May 20, 2008 Yesterday, the big news is that Google Health launched. Sounds pretty interesting, but hold on a second. Here’s why.