3 Unforgettable Reasons Arts and Cultural Organizations Need Pinterest
MAY 9, 2012
Pinterest for Arts and Cultural Organizations, really? So what does all this mean for Arts and Cultural Organizations ? have 1021 pins.
Why Online Donors are Worth More than Offline Donors [INFOGRAPHIC]
FEBRUARY 17, 2012
In 2011, online giving was up 13% on a year-over-year basis when large International Affairs organizations are removed from the analysis.
Blackbaud Headed to SXSWi 2011
MARCH 7, 2011
Blackbaud @ SXSW 2011. It’s that time again. South by South West Interactive 2011 is upon us. Here’s the detail … ?Title: You coming?
The Secret to Achieving 3X Better Fundraising Results [INFOGRAPHIC]
OCTOBER 4, 2011
That online fundraising is the way for your organization to break through its fundraising ceiling and raise millions of dollars tomorrow. But ….
4 Quick Tips for an Engaging Nonprofit Website
MARCH 20, 2012
The way you portray your organization at first glance will determine your visitors’ path to interaction…or lack thereof. Then in an instant…. ….you
The Multichannel Giving Paradox: Online Donors vs. Offline Donors
JUNE 14, 2012
This is the only situation in which there are significant numbers of cross-channel donors across all organizations. Download Now!
Social Media Best Practices: 12 Tips for Making the Best of Any Social Site
JULY 6, 2011
After you’ve been observing for a while and locating like-minded organizations and individuals, you want to begin building relationships with them.
Why Content Marketing is the Key to Your Nonprofits Online Success
MARCH 10, 2012
To help answer that question let’s look at what’s happening in the business world. 9 out of 10 organizations market with content marketing.
6 Nonprofit Technology Takeaways and One Killer Find from #12NTC
APRIL 11, 2012
Key Takeaway : Your website is your property and the way a lot of the world will learn about your organization. The conference was amazing!
7 Secrets to Increasing Online Fundraising Results and Wowing Donors
MAY 17, 2012
The only vertical experiencing a decline from 2010 to 2011 was International Affairs organizations. Download the report now! . Search engines?
The Power of Social Fundraising and Friends Asking Friends [INFOGRAPHIC]
MAY 17, 2011
So, How is your organization harnessing the power of the social web by empowering your supporters to take part in peer-to-peer fundraising activities?
39 Questions Your Nonprofit Can Answer with Facebook Insights
JUNE 20, 2011
Subscribe to the RSS feed ›. This is a guest post by the one and only Nonprofit Facebook Guy – John Haydon (also a good buddy of mine).
Fundraising Ideas to Reverse the Trend of Declining Email Response Rates
APRIL 5, 2013
Wildlife/Animal Welfare and Health organizations had lower click-through declines, while Environmental Groups saw an increase. percent to 4.5
One Email Tactic Nonprofits Need to Steal From Brand Marketers
MARCH 6, 2013
Sending the right email message to the right constituent at the right time can be almost impossible to organize manually.
Using Social Media Increases Fundraising by 40% [Study]
MAY 12, 2011
Do you know how many of your supporters use popular social networks like Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube? Twitter has over 16 million users.
Creating a Development Army: The Next BIG Thing in Fundraising
JUNE 26, 2012
Historically most fundraising programs have been organization to donor. ” A Bit of a Historical Take. billion from these fundraisers.
The #1 Way to Raise More Money Through Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Events
JANUARY 25, 2012
They also have varying levels of commitment to your event and organization. Register Now ! Check out the results …. Superstar fundraisers.
Raise More By Avoiding “One Size Fits All” Email Appeals
NOVEMBER 29, 2011
Ever buy something that’s “one size fits all?” Maybe a hat or pair of gloves? It usually doesn’t work out so well. Including last year’s gift amount.
Boost Online Fundraising with Mid-Year Revenue Spikes
JUNE 7, 2012
Download the report now! . Staggering, but not news. Key takeaway. For a large portion of the nonprofit sector December is a critical time of year.
Channel Surfing: A News Roundup
JUNE 13, 2011
But why aren’t more organization’s doing it? flickr.com/photos/mikebaird. In MultiChannel Donors: Real? Or Yeti? Where to go from here.
Two Surprising Ways to Broaden Your Reach Online
MARCH 25, 2013
Perhaps you’ve even started to feed live posts and tweets to your organization’s homepage. Online marketing can take many forms. Genius!
Top 4 Online Fundraising Tactics Your Nonprofit Can’t Live Without
MAY 15, 2012
With that type of growth you’d be silly not to spend time focusing on improving your organizations online fundraising program.
5 Web Reports Every Nonprofit Should Know
MAY 26, 2011
Probably no better an indication of my love for the knowledge waiting to be unmasked within this tool, is the (fun?) Google Analytics Dashboard.
The #1 Reason You Need a Recurring Giving Program and 3 Expert Examples
FEBRUARY 27, 2012
The lifetime value of an online acquired donor is roughly $128 dollars to your organization. The #1 Reason to Start a Recurring Giving Program.
Event Fundraising Contests That Will Blow Your Mind!!
FEBRUARY 29, 2012
Register for our Event Fundraising eNewsletter to receive more practical fundraising tips like these in your inbox. Register Now ! Belong to a team.
10 Steps to a More Effective Nonprofit Website
JUNE 8, 2012
Learn more about us at www.guidecreative.com and make sure to sign up for The Great Guide Giveaway. Keep Content Fresh. Be Social. Often.
5 Tips for Social Media Success from Bok Tower Gardens
JUNE 20, 2012
Social media has revolutionized the way tech savvy arts and cultural organizations communicate. Asking never hurt. Be social. Sharing is caring.
Increase Open Rates and Click-Throughs with 5 Follow-up Email Techniques from Top Nonprofits
MAY 31, 2012
national organization sent an email appeal in November asking me to protect polar bears from Arctic drilling. That reason … crowded inboxes.
10 Ways Your Nonprofit Can Use Twitter
JULY 13, 2011
However, many are confused about how Twitter can help advance their organization’s goals. Staff Networking. Location Based Services.
The Surprising Truth About Online Donors and Offline Fundraising
AUGUST 8, 2012
Download the full Multichannel Fundraising Report. Download Now! Online donor solicitations are powerful. The Surprising Truth About Online Donors.
Advocates 7X More Likely to Give, but Why?
DECEMBER 1, 2011
Remind them of your organization’s mission. The tie between online advocacy and fundraising is significant. Download the full report ). But why?
2011 Online Giving Trends
FEBRUARY 16, 2012
54% of the organizations in the analysis experienced results at or above this growth rate. billion in total fundraising from 1,560 nonprofits.
How Does Your Content Compare? Tips for Improving Click-Through & Conversion Rates
JANUARY 3, 2011
For example, your organization may hold an annual golf tournament. Other than landing pages, the answer will vary by organization.
The #1 Reason Nonprofit Websites Fail and How to Fix It Immediately
APRIL 23, 2012
Organize Tasks by Significance. Everyone gets excited about redesigning their website. It’s a chance to start fresh. There’s one problem though.
5 Ways to Empower Your Crowdsource Fundraisers
MAY 23, 2012
Beth Kantor on Facebook Timeline Covers to Spread Your Organization’s Brand? Fundraising Page Badges. And you can do it with a simple strategy.
6 Ways to Stop Your Website from Leaking Potential Online Donors
APRIL 26, 2012
Here’s what one organization includes on their confirmation page: A boat full of people (literally) smiling, waving and thanking you for your gift.
10 Simple Fundraising Tips Guaranteed to Improve Effectiveness
JULY 28, 2011
Register for our monthly Event Fundraising eNewsletter to receive more practical fundraising tips like these in your inbox. Register Now ! Follow Up.
9 Social Media for Social Good Sites You Should know About
JANUARY 11, 2011
Social media for social good is grassroots organizing, fundraising and impact in the digital world. Think about it for a second. Amazing stuff.
20 Tips for Nonprofits Using Twitter
JULY 14, 2011
Senior Internet Solutions Consultant, Blackbaud | Follow @christuttle. 2 – Heidi Massey. Aquifer Media | Follow @willcoley. 4 – Jen Price.
Create a More Effective Nonprofit Website Using These 2 Simple Suggestions
APRIL 25, 2012
Effective nonprofit websites don’t exist as boutiques to show off information. But you already know that. Best Practice #1: Know Your Audience.