Keep Your School On Track with This Handy Calendar

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While certain things don’t need to happen at specific times, it is helpful to create a calendar for yourself as a guide. Stay on track with these recommendations. Every school is different, so adapt your calendar to fit your school’s needs but order is important!

Creating the Perfect Editorial Calendar – A Cinderella Story

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The Google Calendar crammed with notes to share this on social and send that email. We’ve tried piecing together editorial calendars and sharing them with the team for feedback, only to watch them get edited to shreds. Unite your team around the calendar and watch the magic happen.

The 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


In the past year, thousands of nonprofit pros took advantage of our definitive Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar, and we're so excited to share our brand new 2016 list! 2015 - 2016 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar. Get the calendar now!

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


Thousands of nonprofit pros rely on our annual Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar to discover skill-building, strategy-slaying, network-enhancing nonprofit events. 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar.

5 Ideas for Your 2018 Social Media Editorial Calendar


This will help you effectively spread these questions around for your content and social media marketing teams to include them in their editorial calendars. Here are a few resources to help: Professional holidays: Wikipedia calendar. Awareness days and months : Awareness calendar.

Creating An Editorial Calendar For Your Nonprofit


And the best way to organize and maintain a blog, is by developing an editorial calendar. Editorial calendars organize posting times, dates, topic, location, and analytics. With each group comes a different message, which might not be easily displayed in a single editorial calendar.

Get Your Content Marketing on Track with an Editorial Calendar

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One way to get organized and more strategic is to use an editorial calendar. An editorial calendar provides you with a broad overview of your whole content marketing plan and outlines exactly what needs to be completed when. Make your calendar shareable.

10 Steps to Improve Your Nonprofit’s Social Media Content Calendar in 2019

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A new year brings new goals and now is the perfect time to plan your social media content calendar for 2019. A content calendar is the link between posting daily on social media and a social media strategy. 10 Steps to Create a Content Calendar.

Turning to Strategy after the Audit: A Calendar of Activities


Turning to Strategy after the Audit: A Calendar of Activities. The calendar also answers such questions as: When should I be engaging the audit firm for next year? The post Turning to Strategy after the Audit: A Calendar of Activities appeared first on BoardAssist.

If You Do Nothing Else, Use An Editorial Calendar and Measurement for Your Digital Strategy

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

One of the fun exercises I facilitated is a “Fishbowl” where a small group of participants go through the process of generating ideas for an editorial calendar based on their key goals and audience definition. The 2014 LightBox Collaborative Editorial Calendar has arrived!

Sunrise Calendar App: Stay on Top of Your Busy Schedule

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I decided to try out the Sunrise calendar app for iOS to see if it can help me stay in check. This free app synchronizes event information from your various social media and calendar accounts into one sleek display.

DIY Social Media Management

Amy Sample Ward

Track your organization and your cause. Create a shared tracking space for your team or whole organization. Supports tracking and analysis for message and call to action response. Content Calendar. Why create a content calendar? Supports tracking and segmenting.

Optimized Mobile Donations Now with Apple Pay

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

The majority of web traffic now originates from mobile, and with Apple Pay on track to reach 10 billion transactions this calendar year it is important now more than ever for nonprofits to ensure their donations pages are optimized.

What Email Spam Rates Mean for Your #GivingTuesday Fundraising Campaign

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

Email deliverability is an important metric for nonprofit fundraisers and digital staff to track, especially in the time leading up to major digital fundraising days, such as Giving Tuesday.

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New Feature: Frogloop Nonprofit Events Calendar - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop


frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!" I hope you find the calendar useful.

[WEBINAR] Start a Fire in Your Social Network


Get a better idea of what success looks like for association communities, and what metrics are worth benchmarking and tracking. Mark Your Calendars SocialFish News

Two ways to get social at #AUDC13


What tools are helping you track progress? Are you tracking and scoring influencers? Industry Insider Mark Your CalendarsI’m super excited to head off to AUDC , Avectra’s Users and Developers Conference in Orlando on Sunday. Will you be there?

LAST CHANCE to bring SocialFish in at 2012 rates


Do you need a “gut check” to make sure you’re on the right track? Featured Mark Your Calendars SocialFish NewsAre you an association or nonprofit who’s been doing social media work for a while?

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4 Ways Colleges Use Technology To Increase Campus Engagement


There are a variety of technologies available to help Student Activities professionals excel in their work, particularly Constituent Relationship Management (CRM) databases that allow easy tracking and management of campus events and general student involvement.

Better Data, Better Donors


Working in major gifts means tracking relationships, points of contact, and data with multiple high-level donors. It’s a lot to keep track off and while it’s easy to get bogged down in the day to day details, major gifts is all about the long game. Every major gifts team needs more than just a series of spreadsheets to keep track of everything. Grouping your data by the number of days until the submission deadline to help you build out a calendar in planning you next steps.

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6 Steps to a SMART New Year

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Step 4: Create Goal Calendars. For each area, create a calendar to make sure everyone knows what’s expected for each month (or even week or day). Consider these calendars: A central communications calendar informs everyone the ways your organization is communicating to supporters.

Get Your Winter Issue of npENGAGE Magazine Today!

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The latest winter issue is chock-full of ideas to get your organization on the right track for 2015. Our printable 2015 calendar includes major fundraising dates and tips to improve your performance each month. Read the full issue and download your FREE calendar!

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3 Ways Workplace Giving Software Saves Time for Medium and Large Businesses


Researching and vetting charities, administering matching gift programs, tracking activity, and calculating impact can take up a significant portion of your staff’s time. For example, top corporate philanthropy platforms provide automated matching gift tools, activity tracking, and reporting.

4 Tech Solutions To Better Collaboration For Nonprofits


Collaborative meetings and deadlines can be easily tracked with a shared calendar. Invite team members to join events and meetings, create tasks, and schedule reminders to keep your nonprofit on track to complete its goals. Image courtesy of The Journal.

End-of-Year Planning: 7 Things to Get Done this October

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Plan your email schedule – Get dates on the calendar for mid November through end of December. Figure out tracking results – Too many times, nonprofits can’t decipher whether gifts came from the homepage, email, social media, or somewhere else.

Resource Roundup 7/17 | Idealware


Skip to Main Content Area Helping Nonprofits Make Smart Software Decisions Topics Reports Articles Online Training Blog Custom Resources Donate About Topics Reports Articles Online Training Blog Custom Resources Donate About Resource Roundup 7/17 By Laura Quinn , July 17, 2007 Google Announces Apps Ed Edition Now Free for Nonprofits ( NTEN ) Google announces that the Google Apps package of email, documents, and calendar, plus support and APIs , is now available to nonprofits without charge.

Frustrated with online project management tools

Judi Sohn

Gantt and/or clear calendar view that includes milestones and multi-day phases - bonus if it syncs with Google Calendar. For teams that are tracking a year-long editorial and strategy calendar for fundraising campaigns? We already schedule meetings in Google Calendar.

4 Steps to Creating Your Nonprofit’s Storytelling Strategy

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As you look at your 2017 calendar, begin by designating the most important dates for your organization. I recommend creating a master spreadsheet or document of all the important dates throughout the year and keep track of the key opportunities for your nonprofit to insert its voice. It could be something as simple as a Word document or a shared calendar. Or you could opt to use something like Trello or Asana to track and manage your storytelling plan.

Cool Social Tools: Ravetree


Usually these views are coupled with a mention of Facebook or Google, and references to “data mining” and “browser tracking.” Their search results are relevant, and they operate on a “Do Not Track” policy.

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10 Tips to Jumpstart Your Nonprofit Social Media Plan

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Test your messages – use different messages and calls to action, track trends and iterate the most effective techniques. Author: Jordan Viator.

Frustrated with online project management tools

Judi Sohn

Gantt and/or clear calendar view that includes milestones and multi-day phases - bonus if it syncs with Google Calendar. For teams that are tracking a year-long editorial and strategy calendar for fundraising campaigns? We already schedule meetings in Google Calendar.

3, 2, 1… How to Successfully Launch a Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Campaign

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Building Your Communications Calendar. Tracking Your Progress. Be sure to have a tool in place to track your campaign’s progress.

Your Evolution to Multi-channel

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Calendar-based campaigning. No calendar and/or campaign coordination. Coordinated : You’ve conquered the structural challenges and are seeing results but can’t track cause and effect as well as you need to. Author: Jennifer Atkins. Multi-channel! Multi-channel! Multi-channel! It's all the rage but do you know where how close your organization is to achieving it?

6 Strategies For The Post-Implementation Of Nonprofit Technology


Keep track of future upgrades, department needs, and the allocation of resources. Detailed records and calendars will help you execute the post-implementation process with regular staff check-ins and demonstrations. Image courtesy of Planet Side 2.

5 Ways to Protect Your Nonprofit’s Data

Nonprofit Tech for Good

No flashlight app ever needs to track your location or your calendar. Others, like Ghostery and Privacy Badger , will block tracking cookies or web beacons that companies use to track your browsing habits.

5 Tips to Catapult Your Social Media Plan

NonProfit Hub

Create a content calendar. It will help you keep track of what you’re posting to which platform and better plan what you’re going to be posting in the future. A content calendar will keep you accountable and organized with your social strategy.

Why we need Learning Management Systems


A software application used to organize and distribute e-learning materials, assignments, and assessments; track and calculate grades; and facilitate communication among students and teachers. Then take those learnings and track and implement across the entirety of an organization.

6 Cool Features For Nonprofits With Microsoft Lync 2013


Since nonprofits are typically made up of very busy, but very passionate people, keeping track of meetings is relied upon by calendar reminders and phone alerts. Mobile Access. Connect to Microsoft Lync with an iPhone, iPad, Android, or Windows Phone.

One Thing Most Nonprofits Stink at (Donor Retention) and How You Can Change It in 2019

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This year they are on-track to break the 70% retention barrier and have already bested their stretch fundraising goal for the year. Creating a communications calendar with a minimum of 12 touches per year.

6 Clever Mobile Apps Created by Nonprofits

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United Nations Calendar of Observances. The UN Calendar of Observances app provides details of UN observances as well as ways to get involved in related events.

Tried-and-True Approach for Year-End Campaign Success

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Put all of the campaign milestones on your calendar. Then, reverse engineer your task list and reference these documents regularly to ensure that you are on track to getting everything done. Year-end fundraising season is upon us.

106 Free or Low-Cost Online Tools and Resources for Nonprofits

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Loomly is an online social media calendar that allows multiple users to collaborate from one master calendar. RiteTag allows you to track in real-time the performance of your campaign hashtags. The internet is loaded with amazing free or low-cost tools and resources!

Strategy Meets Culture on This Month’s #CultureChat


Mark your calendars!). How do you ensure culture gets the same implementation focus (tracking, measurement) as strategy? We’ve all heard the mantra, “Culture eats strategy for breakfast,” but is it true? What exactly is the relationship between culture and strategy?