How to Broadcast Your Impact with Facebook Live

Connection Cafe

Facebook Live is a feature that lets any Page live-broadcast events, breaking news, interviews, and more. An excellent example of using Facebook Live to broadcast an existing activity is Dog Bless You’s puppy cam at the Warrior Canine Connection. Live-broadcast moments of impact.

YouTube - Broadcast Yourself.

AFP Blog

YouTube - Broadcast Yourself. : "YouTube is an interactive worldwide community—there are a lot of ways to use the platform to inform people, get them to participate, and grow awareness of your organization

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Watch NTEN's Nonprofit Cloud Summit at Your Desk: Free Broadcast on Aug 29


We're excited to announce that our one-day Cloud Computing Summit on August 29 will be broadcast live from San Francisco to the entire NTEN community.

How to Use Facebook Live to Raise Money

Connection Cafe

But did you know that Facebook now lets some nonprofits add a donate button to their Facebook Live broadcast ? If your nonprofit is based in the US, and your Facebook Page is verified, you can fundraise within a Facebook Live broadcast. Feature donor stories in your broadcast.

How the World Affairs Council Broadcasts Globally with Social Media

Tech Soup Blog

As part of Social Media September (#SocMedSep), we've been tapping into the wisdom of our global TechSoup and NetSquared communities as well as experts in nonprofit technology.

How To: Schedule a Broadcast

Mobile Commons

In this How To video, we walk you through how to schedule a new broadcast to your mobile list from the Mobile Commons system. All Posts Blog Collateral FAQs Inspirations Our Products Videos Why Mobile Commons

Beyond Broadcast: Wrap Up

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Flickr Photo by Geoffrey and used with permission. David Weinberger gave the wrap up at the end of the day. An outline of what he said is here. He made this point: But, participatory culture is changing the nature and topology of ours. It's ours in a different way.

Ustream. live broadcasts.

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

started broadcasting myself at my desk typing, and posted an alert on twitter. This might have some potential for live broadcasting from a conference. Today I noticed that Ustream.Tv was in the nptech tag, so after a couple of hours of reviewing tagged items and summarizing them, I played with Ustream. I fired up my webcam. Two people, two fellow nptech colleagues, showed up in my chat room. They joked about my reading glasses, I gave them a tour of my bookshelf and tech toys.

John Palfrey at Beyond Broadcast

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Text notes here and podcast of his remarks here

NetCentric Advocacy: YouTube - Broadcast Your Cause.

Network-Centric Advocacy

Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « Smart Mobs » Blog Archive » Assignment Zero: Valuable Lessons | Main | A list worth reading: Convio Recognizes Winners of First Innovator Awards for Nonprofits » October 26, 2007 YouTube - Broadcast Your Cause. Link: YouTube - Broadcast Yourself. Comments YouTube - Broadcast Your Cause. Link: YouTube - Broadcast Yourself.

Broadcast Email Tools VS. Microsoft Outlook


Should You Be Using Microsoft Outlook for Your Broadcast Email? Yes, you can write your own code and create a template to make your emails look snazzy, but Outlook won't offer them to you included and easy to use like broadcast email tools. Broadcast email tools will have unsubscribe options built in to make list management easy. Most broadcast email tools will allow you to put subscription widgets on your website or social media pages to enable better list building.

New Article: Do You Need a New Broadcast Email Tool?


If you don't already have a broadcast email tool, you certainly need one. In this new Idealware article, Soha El Borno explores 10 Reasons To Change Your Broadcast Email Tool. -->. But what if you already have one? How can you tell if it's not the right tool for your organization? Trackback URL for this post: [link

11 Tips to Get Your Nonprofit Live on Facebook

NonProfit Hub

This (relatively) new live broadcasting feature lets any person, brand, or nonprofit live-stream events, reveals, celebrations, and more. Hesitant about broadcasting your cause with Facebook Live? How long should we broadcast? The feeling will pass after a few broadcasts.

HOW TO: Launch a Broadcast “TV” Channel for Your Nonprofit ? Nonprofit Tech 2.0 :: A Social Media Guide for Nonprofits

AFP Blog

HOW TO: Launch a Broadcast “TV” Channel for Your Nonprofit  Nonprofit Tech 2.0 :: A Social Media Guide for Nonprofits: "The current technology of live-streaming on the Web has been around for a few years, but only recently with the launch of smartphone Apps that convert phones into video cameras and social media integration, has the technology started to reach mass adoption by Web users (its up

Test Your Broadcast Before You Send It

Mobile Commons

That’s why we let you test out your broadcast before you send it to your list. We make our powerful features easy and intuitive to use. But even the savviest mobile marketer can make mistakes – and you can’t unsend a text message. Send a message to just a group of your coworkers and associates. See what your message looks like on different phones. Or, segment your message to different test groups.

More New Articles: Open Source, and Broadcast Emails


And then, an old standby - we've updated our A Few Good Broadcast Email Tools article (formerly eNews Tools), which is one of the most popular articles on the site. It's an orgy of new articles! First up, we have Open Source vs. Vendor-Provided Software: Comparing Them Side by Side. Jeff Walpole of Phase 2 Technology looks at some of the ways that open source and vendor provided commercial software differ, and how they're similar.

Ten Must-Follow Nonprofits on LinkedIn

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Public Broadcasting Service (PBS). Some nonprofits have thousands, tens of thousands, even hundreds of thousands of LinkedIn Company Page followers, and yet have not customized their page or posted a single update.

Public Media At Risk

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

At the time, there was no continuing threat to cut funds for public broadcasting. Already the House of Representatives has voted to eliminate funding for the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, which supports local public radio and television stations nationwide.

Video Is A Must For Your Organization’s Content Strategy

Connection Cafe

Video is Real-time – Live-broadcasted video is quickly becoming a way for organizations to demonstrate impact and connect intimately with donors – real time ! Facebook Live and Periscope broadcasts are being used by more and more nonprofits each day. What would you rather do: Watch Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom in a movie theater, or flip through the storyboards?

Infographic: 8 Effective Social Media Strategies


Broadcast communications does not build community. Even though social media has been around for several years, many organizations have not adapted a formal social media strategy.

10 Social Media Strategies That Increase Engagement and Inspire Donors

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Broadcast your story live. Periscope: Connected to Twitter, Periscope is a mobile app that allows you to broadcast live. Broadcasts can be recorded , saved to your Camera Roll, and then uploaded to YouTube, Facebook, etc.

Best of the Web: December 2016


Insights blog Broadcast Email CRM Data Security TrendsSearching for Security in an Insecure World. For a lot of people, the world feels a little less secure today than it did five weeks ago.

2012 Grassroots and Groundwork – Social Media for Social Impact in 30 Minutes a Day

Amy Sample Ward

Participants in this session will learn that through methods such as content planning and listening online, and that by interacting rather than broadcasting, they can accomplish an impressive amount in just 30 minutes a day. By using strategic methods, it’s possible to have maximum social media impact in minimal time.

Free Webinar on June 6! 10 Common Mistakes Nonprofits Make in Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The Broadcast Web], Web 2.0 [The Date: Wednesday, June 6, 2012. Time: 1pm-2:30 EDT. Cost: Free. How to Register: Sign up! Presented By: Heather Mansfield. The Social Web has dramatically changed how nonprofits communicate with supporters, donors, and volunteers.

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Live Streaming Video for Nonprofits


This mobile-only and Twitter-friendly platform allows you to capture video in the moment and broadcast it to the world instantly. If you plan to broadcast multiple videos per month to at least a hundred viewers, you can expect to pay about $500 per month.

29 Online Gift Stores That Benefit Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Public Broadcasting System. The National Retail Federation is projecting that the average American holiday shopper will spend on $738 this holiday season generating more than $602 billion in total sales.

Filmmakers Get Hands-on Experience Helping Local Nonprofit | BU Today

AFP Blog

The goal of the program is to provide nonprofits with limited budgets with broadcast quality PSAs while giving young filmmakers a forum to showcase their work Filmmakers Get Hands-on Experience Helping Local Nonprofit | BU Today: "The graduate students’ project was part of a regional competition sponsored by 7DayPSA, which seeks to bring together local filmmakers and nonprofit organizations.

Report: State of the Nonprofit Cloud


The most commonly used cloud-based systems were staff email solutions, at 69%, followed by broadcast email 57% and office software 44%.

Even More Benefits to Tracking Outcomes

Connection Cafe

Skillfully broadcasting your well-defined corporate philanthropic efforts across the organization helps to boost employee engagement and pride.

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How Do World Leaders Use Twitter? New Findings from Annual Twiplomacy Study

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

He is expected to surpass the United States White House account, @WhiteHouse (4,973,061), within the next days and is using Twitter as a power tool to broadcast his messages. Twiplomacy aims to identify the extent to which world leaders use Twitter and how they connect on the social network.

Free Webinar on June 6! 10 Common Mistakes Nonprofits Make in Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The Broadcast Web], Web 2.0 [The Date: Wednesday, June 6, 2012. Time: 1pm-2:30 EDT. Cost: Free. How to Register: Sign up! Presented By: Heather Mansfield. The Social Web has dramatically changed how nonprofits communicate with supporters, donors, and volunteers.

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Promoting Engagement With A Blog

Wild Apricot Blog

It’s a question of broadcast versus engagement. Should your non-profit or member organization have a blog? A blog offers an opportunity for you to share information and connect with existing supporters as well as attracting new members, supporters, volunteers or donors.( read more ). blog Blogging member communication Non-profit Communications

Robert on the (Internet) radio

Robert Weiner

This Friday, October 16 at 1 pm Eastern time, Nonprofit Radio will be broadcasting a discussion with me, Tracy Kronzak of Bright Step Partners; Marc Baizman of the Salesforce Foundation; and Dahna Goldstein of Altum.

Tips to Humanize Your Social Media


And it got me thinking how so many organizations fighting for the environment, women’s rights, religious freedom in other countries, (insert your cause here), continue to use social media as a tool to just broadcast their blog posts, press releases, or action alerts.

How to Build Great Organizations for Greater Societal Impact

Connection Cafe

Some organizations are getting creative with technology and broadcasting progress on a performance measure on TV screens in areas where clients are received.

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How DoSomething Transformed A Mistake Into Learning: Creating A Culture of Impact

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Now we make sure to run all broadcasts (even the small ones) through our content team. Settings: We’ve now put checks in place so that a single person doesn’t have to bear the weight of broadcasting to 2.1 You’ve heard the mantra: Learn from failure.

What is no longer working in social media: 2014 edition


There was a time you could get away with broadcasting links into the general noise of Twitter, and be noticed due to the curiosity factor of Twitter’s firehose, and the fact that Google would pick up your tweets in real time, and even show them in real time on trending searches.

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The Size Of Your Housefile May be Hindering Your Email Deliverability

Connection Cafe

And if that’s true, why do we still include these folks in our broadcast emails? If you’ve ever received the directive prior to a broadcast email, “just send to everyone”, now is the time to push back. As fundraisers, we put a lot of stock into email housefiles.

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Free Webinar on July 25! 12 Common Mistakes Nonprofits Make in Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The Broadcast Web], Web 2.0 [The Date: Wednesday, July 25, 2012. Time: 8-9:30am :: New York, Toronto. 1pm-2:30 :: Dublin, London. 2-3:30pm :: Amsterdam, Cairo. 3-4:30pm :: Doha, Jerusalem, Nairobi. 4-5:30pm :: Abu Dhabi, Dubai. 5:30-7pm :: Mumbai, New Delhi. Cost: Free.

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Cool Association Social Media Jobs This Week – March 2


This position requires strong written and verbal communications skills, a solid customer service orientation, and a working knowledge of contemporary marketing and communications tactics including print, broadcast email, web content and design and social media.

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