10 ideas to get your blog started

NetWits

The easiest way of adding new content on to your site is by creating a blog. Blogs are, ideally, short and sharp snippets of commentary that are updated regularly. Here are 10 blog ideas to get you started in the land of blogging (if you haven’t already!):

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Infographic: 5 Things To Check Before Posting To Your Blog

TechImpact

“Does your nonprofit have a blog?” The blog is no longer a sign of prosperity, but a necessary addition to every nonprofit’s arsenal of online weapons. Social Tech blog content marketing nonprofit nonprofit technology npTech technology

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3 Best Practices to Rock Your Blog

Frogloop

Most nonprofits have a blog and even though they''re common, they''re not always as simple to navigate as they seem. A lot of nonprofits reach out to me asking how they can improve their blogs, they ask about best practices, and they ask about constituent engagement. Blogging Nonprofi

7 Blog Post Ideas for Nonprofits

SocialFish

If you maintain a blog for your nonprofit, chances are you’ve come up short on ideas more than a few times. Well, in fact there are lots of creative ways to keep your blog active and interesting. There are lots of ways to keep your blog up-to-date with interesting stories.

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5 Ways To Get More Social Shares On Your Blog

TechImpact

One of the most important things non-profits hope to get out of their blogs are shares on social media sites. When site visitors share your content, you get more views for the article and your blog, which leads to more engagement and visibility for your organization. The post 5 Ways To Get More Social Shares On Your Blog appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology.

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10 Blog Content Ideas for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofits are familiar with writing blog posts that provide program updates, tell success stories, comment on breaking news and current affairs, and promote calls to action. Quite often the nonprofits or think tanks that release the report will promote your article or blog post.

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Top 10 Nonprofit Blogs

John Haydon

Blackbaud recently published a ranking of the top 10 nonprofit blogs, selecting this blog as #1! Mitchell Law selected blogs that “offered a unique perspective with every post.” The post Top 10 Nonprofit Blogs appeared first on John Haydon.

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So, You’re Thinking About Blogging? How To: Create a Blog for your Organization

Amy Sample Ward

Another topic that is of interest and can serve as a valuable launch pad for conversations and information, both for Romanian NGOs and organizations around the world, is a blog. Why Blog? But blogs can help your organization in a few key ways: Central Communication Hub.

How to Reduce the Bounce Rate on Your Nonprofit Blog

EveryAction

Imagine you’ve written a great post for your nonprofit blog -- we’re talking awesome title and everything. bounce rates nonprofit blog And after sharing it with your subscribers + across your social networks, you’ve finally got visitors coming to your post + reading it. Great! Then what? Are visitors perusing your other posts, navigating your landing pages, or checking out the amazing content offers on your site? Or do they just bounce?

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

Connection Cafe

Here’s Your 2013 Nonprofit Roundup: THIS – thanks to Marc Koenig of Nonprofit Hub: Nonprofits, 2014 is the Year of the Blog. Your blog is your gift to them, as well as to yourself. In Farra Trompeter’s recent Big Duck blog post, Facebook for nonprofits: Moving your marketing beyond the likes , she recaps insight shared by Kaiya Waddell and Amy Bryant at a recent 501 Tech NYC event. The Nonprofit Blog Carnival got dressed up this year, major donor style.

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How to Bring Your Business Blog to the Next Level

SocialFish

Your business blog is a failure. But you keep updating it because all your competitors have blogs. Many company blogs are like this: Business owners start them because everyone else does but you are not sure what to do with it. What Constitutes A Successful Blog?

6 Ways to Get Your Employees Blogging

SocialFish

Recently, at my company, I was tasked with starting up a company blog. This is where it gets fun… we have helped our clients build successful blogs and come up with a blogging strategy, content calendars, etc. Write a blog? I don’t know how to write a blog.

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11 Blog Content Ideas for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Thanks to the Social Web, there is no shortage of possible topics for your nonprofit to blog about. Still, understand that the content your nonprofit blog publishes, the higher your ROI. offers a 90-minute webinar on blogging on WordPress. Blogging

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To blog or not to blog in the age of Medium

SocialFish

—————– More and more, blogging feels like speaking into an unplugged mic. Back in the day, blogging was about words. The powers that be are telling us not to bother with our little blogs or websites anymore because…money.

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Multichannel Campaigns on the Nonprofit Blog Carnival

Connection Cafe

For this month’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival, we set out to answer an important question at the heart of many, if not all, nonprofit marketing and fundraising campaigns: How are nonprofits using CRM and predictive analytics to successfully implement multichannel campaigns? Campaigns Multichannel nonprofit blog carnival

January 2014Nonprofit Blog Carnival: Measurement and Learning

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I’m delighted to be hosting the January, 2014 Nonprofit Blog Carnival. I put the call out for nonprofit blog posts on the topic of measuring your nonprofit’s marketing or communication strategies. Blog Posts About Various Steps of the Measurement Process.

Someone needs your blog

Have Fun - Do Good

Someone needs your blog. If you need someone to be your blogging cheerleader, the next Juicy Blogging E-Course is running from January 11-February 1, 2013. I also have a few spaces open for personal blog coaching. bloggingDon't wait. Write it. Share it. Really.

Nonprofit Blog Carnival: Personal Productivity Tips for Nonprofits

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The first Nonprofit Blog Carnival of 2015 is on the theme is personal productivity. That was the call for blog posts. I received a rich selection covering this topic – from changing mindsets, new tool sets, and lots of tips on how to manage your social media, email, and work flow.

The Sharing Economy of Nonprofit Organizational Strategies: The Top 10 Nonprofit Blogs

Connection Cafe

While nonprofit blogs have been ranked before , my rankings are based off my own personal research and opinions. I chose the blogs that published consistently and those that I felt offered unique perspective with every post. 8: Nonprofit Marketing Blog. 4: GuideStar Blog.

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Twelve tips for writing more blog posts each week

John Haydon

Here are a few things I’ve do that have help me be more efficient (but still authentic) with my blogging: Dragon Dictation – I wrote this post in ten minutes (two minutes dictating and eight minutes editing the post in WordPress). What helps you write blog posts?

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The 10 Step Blog Plan

NTEN

So, you're ready to start a blog for your organization (or wondering why people aren't reading your current one)? Don't make blog planning a six-month process. A little planning will go a long way towards making your blog more successful. Jot down some notes, have a couple meetings, and start blogging! blogging blogs Leadership nptech nten Social Media Web Sites CommunicationsBritt Bravo. Nonprofit Blogger. brittbravo.com.

11 Content Marketing Tools To Promote Your Blog

SocialFish

Here’s one by Adam Nowlin, that originally appeared on his blog here , and is reposted with permission for you. Meanwhile, some estimates suggest that there are as many as 2 million blog articles uploaded to the internet every 24 hours.

[Cool Infographic Friday] The Ultimate List of Blog Post Ideas

SocialFish

Thanks to Susan Cato for the find! photo credit ). Cool Infographic Friday Featured Implementation

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Our 10 Favorite Nonprofit Blog Posts of 2015

See What's Out There

Here are our 10 favorite nonprofit blog posts from 2015. The post Our 10 Favorite Nonprofit Blog Posts of 2015 appeared first on The See3 Blog. blogging 2015 blog nonprofitChanging the world takes grit, strength, and the ability to stand tall in order to affect change. We've found that narrowing down those stories is even harder.

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150 Top Nonprofit Blogs You Should Be Reading

John Haydon

There are hundreds of blogs on a variety of nonprofit topics, but do you ever wonder which ones are the top nonprofit blogs you should be reading? Top Nonprofits recently compiled a list of the world’s most popular nonprofit blogs.

Seven Ways to Make Sure Your Blog Gets Noticed

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

” My colleagues at Momsrising, the poster child for Networked Nonprofits, offered this amazing guest post filled with great tips on how to get your blog noticed. After initially promoting the blog carnival on our network, which has a social media reach of 3.5

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

SocialFish

To keep your blog growing, you add more and more content doing your best to market everything you write. But while doing that, you may be missing a low-hanging fruit, something that may boost your blog traffic considerably over time, that is go back and optimize your old content.

Best fundraising blogs for 2015 - Future Fundraising Now

AFP Blog

Jeff Brooks has one good list here Best fundraising blogs for 2015 - Future Fundraising Now : ''via Blog this

How to Write a Great Business Blog Post

SocialFish

Seems that everyone’s churning out content these days – but that doesn’t mean that everyone knows how to write a really good blog post that grabs interest and keeps it. Here are just a few tips that might just help your blog writing stand out from the crowd.

Blogging or bust!

SocialFish

We strongly believe that building a blog is the single most important and effective thing you can do to move your association into the social age. As can your fellow association social media practitioners … Here are three great examples of association blogs to inspire you.

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

Nonprofit Tech for Good

There are these 35 nonprofit marketing blogs and these 25 must-read nonprofit IT blogs as well as these 8 great nonprofit resources. YouTube Creator Blog :: youtubecreator.blogspot.com. LinkedIn Official Blog :: blog.linkedin.com. Instagram Blog :: blog.instagram.com.

January Nonprofit Blog Carnival: What Are You Doing To Be Happier, Healthier in 2016?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Jacobwith of the Fire Starters Blog offers up some terrific ways to avoid burnout that are free or low cost. Leonard, GPC who writes the Grant Writer’s Blog writes about the importance of taking a real break from work and making it an unplugged vacation.

Inspiration and Innovation From the Nonprofit Blog Carnival

Wild Apricot Blog

Here is the June Nonprofit Blog Carnival round-up on inspiration and innovation. Check out the 15 blog posts with a dizzying array of ideas, insight and inspiration. nonprofit blog carnival

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5 Must Haves for Every Good Blog Post

SocialFish

I run a Social Media Professionals Community on Google+, and I recently asked a few members of the community to provide 5 things they look for in a good blog post. One professional says, “[this is] probably the hardest part of writing a good blog post.” – Julep Media.

Here’s Your Opportunity to Start Something Awesome: Join #MBUstorm Blogging Challenge!

SocialFish

That’s what MyBlogU new blogging challenge is all about: Start a new site. Starting out is tough… We all have lots of great ideas “we wish we could do” but they keep piling up waiting for when we have enough time.

A New Book, A New Look for Beth’s Blog!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The New Beth's Blog. The Old Beth's Blog. My blog was way over do for a fresh and new look! I moved from my old typepad blog to a word press blog that was designed to match the cover colors of my book, The Networked Nonprofit , co-authored with Alison Fine.

How to Choose a Format When Writing Your Next Blog Post

SocialFish

When writing a blog, multimedia is going to keep your readers engaged. This guide will help you figure out whether to choose a video, interview, slideshow, infographic, or traditional article for your next blog post. One example is a new blog. Start adding new media to your blog.

Four Steps to Write the Right Content on your Nonprofit Blog

NonProfit Hub

Maintaining a blog is like running a marathon. So how do you write the right content on your nonprofit blog? When you take away all the bells and whistles, you end up with the foundation of your blog: the content. Here are some ways to ready your blog’s best material.

Nonprofit Blog Carnival June 2015: Motivation for the Nonprofit Nation

Wild Apricot Blog

Check out our Nonprofit Blog Carnival round-up for June. membership Non-profit nonprofit blog carnivalWant to find out how to motivate your volunteers, donors, supporters and board members?

How To Create A Successful Blog For A Business or E-Commerce Website

SocialFish

Many business owners and e-commerce site operators overlook the power of blogging, mostly because the traffic isn’t directed to their product or services pages, so they wonder “why bother?”. Blogging can help you overcome those challenges. and then blogging about their needs and wants.