Win Approval for Your Next Tech Project: A Guide

The Modern Nonprofit

Estimated Reading Time: 6 minutes When doing a cost analysis between two solutions, it’s tempting to compare based on sticker price alone. Now that you’ve identified what the project goals are, pick measurable outcomes to determine what metrics you’ll use to track those goals.

27 of the Top Fundraising Software Solutions for Nonprofits


Salesforce offers up to 10 free licenses for nonprofits and allows you to test drive their solution before investing. Between effective market research and useful data analysis, you can feel confident reaching out to new audiences for donations.

Guide to Blackbaud Fundraiser Performance Management

DNL OmniMedia

It involves examining the data and performance metrics of individual major gift officers, as well as the team as a whole, to understand what’s working and what leaves room for improvement. Real-time analysis of every data point associated with your major gift program can be a hassle.

What I Learned From @nancylublin About #dataonpurpose

Beth Kanter

The bottom line is member acquisition – so they know the one metric that matters. It was designed and built on the notion of data collection and analysis. million messages lets them do predictive analysis. The data set has been stripped of personal information and now available on a creative commons license at Crisis Trends.

This Digital Marketing Process Will Make You Write Better Content

Nonprofits Source

To a large extent, understand the market forces at play that help or hurt your chance for success; think SWOT analysis and marketing mix. Next, I analyzed competitor metrics and backlink profiles of those who rank on the first page to determine if I stood a chance of ranking for them. The best way to avoid this type of action is to ask for permission or purchase a license.

Guest Post by Alan Levine: Social Media Recap from NMC 2009

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

cc licensed flickr photo shared by alumroot. I got a really nice surprise when Jordan from Pathable contacted me this week and asked if we’d be interested in them doing an analysis of the twitter activity like they had done previously for WordCamp. cc licensed flickr photo shared by cogdogblog. cc licensed flickr photo shared by cogdogblog. metric tons – the equivalent to the annual emission of 43 cars.

In addition to helping get daily work done, data on constituents and their actions can be aggregated for periodic analysis. Key metrics can be generated that tell various stories about the organization, the constituents and the outreach work being done. WordPress is Free Software released under the GNU/GPL License