Captive Audience

NCE Social Media

A new study by Experian found that Americans spend 2 hours and 12 minutes on Twitter each month. The average time per session was 13 minutes and 12 seconds. This is 26 times the 30 traditional second elevator pitch. How are you using this time?

[Cool Infographic Friday] 20 Captivating Marketing Statistics

SocialFish

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5 Tips to Write a Captivating Crowdfunding Description

NonProfit Hub

Don’t make the mistake of writing an engaging and captivating call to action for your readers only for it to be riddled with spelling and grammar errors. The post 5 Tips to Write a Captivating Crowdfunding Description appeared first on Nonprofit Hub.

[Cool Infographic Friday] 20 Captivating Marketing Statistics

SocialFish

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Museums Test New Ways to Captivate Patrons—With and Without Technology | Nonprofit Quarterly

AFP Blog

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Design Your Website To Tell Captivating Stories

TechImpact

Smart web design allows site viewers … Continued The post Design Your Website To Tell Captivating Stories appeared first on Tech Impact. Everyone loves a good story. A good narrative captures people’s attention, and it can make them want to get involved. According to a recent post from Nonprofit Hub, nonprofits can use their website to tell stories about the organization’s mission and efforts, but only if it is designed correctly.

Ten Tips for Creating Captivating Nonprofit Websites

Tech Soup Blog

Designing or redesigning your nonprofit's website? Before you get started, check out these ten tips for creating engaging nonprofit websites from Firespring CEO, Jay Wilkinson. Wilkinson shared his web design wisdom in a recent TechSoup webinar. These were my top ten takeaways.

Upcoming Webinar July 31: How to Captivate and Engage Constituents with Your Website

Tech Soup Blog

In this free webinar, How to Captivate and Engage Constituents with Your Website , learn from more than 10 years of focus group research with nonprofit constituents and donors how to captivate and engage your audience.

[Cool Infographic Friday] CMO Spend (on Digital)

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Cool Infographic Friday] 7 Ways to Screw Up Your Mobile Email Campaign [Cool Infographic Friday] 20 Captivating Marketing Statistics [Cool Infographic Friday] Is the Book Dead? Or in other words, how the other half lives. More like this.

Why Every Nonprofit Needs a Good Copywriter

NonProfit Hub

This can be used to your advantage so that everyone from Gen-Zers to Baby Boomers finds your advertising captivating and relatable. When used in tandem with captivating graphics, good copy is the key to user engagement.

HaveeruOnline - Technology and creativity go "full spectrum" at TED

AFP Blog

Tickets to the sold-out event cost $7,500 each, but captivating 18-minute "talks" for which the conference is renowned are made available free online at ted.com and have a growing worldwide audience HaveeruOnline - Technology and creativity go "full spectrum" at TED : The gathering kicks off Monday in the Southern California city of Long Beach with a roster of 1,350 attendees including Internet heavyweights, Hollywood celebrities, scientists, and other notables.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

Everyaction

Thousands of nonprofit pros rely on our annual Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar to discover skill-building, strategy-slaying, network-enhancing nonprofit events. Today, we're excited to announce the all-new list for 2017! Bookmark it, share it, love it, and download it for Google or Outlook.

13 Nonprofit Statistics You Never Knew

TechImpact

They captivate us, put things into perspective, shock us, and give everyone something to talk about at the coffee pot in the morning. Image courtesy of ok.gov. Let’s be honest, we’re all suckers for numbers.

[Cool Infographic Friday] All You Need To Know About The Anatomy of Songs

SocialFish

I’ve just come back from ASAE14 in Nashville, and can honestly say if I never hear another country song again, it will be too soon. This is what they sound like to me. So in the spirit of Cool Infographic Friday, here’s all you need to know about the anatomy of songs. More like this.

How to Design a High Holiday Appeal for the Attention Economy

See What's Out There

Even when your donors are a captive audience, design your stories for the very human experience of contributing to making the world a better place. Donors want to feel like their contribution is making an important difference, rather than perpetuating the status quo.

Share Stories to Further Your Cause

NonProfit Hub

Find a captivating story. Once upon a time…. With that phrase alone, I feel a twinge of anticipation for what’s coming next. Everyone loves a good story.

Live From the AFP Conferance

AFP Blog

Live From the AFP Conferance: "Buzz On AFP Exhibit FloorIs Tech IntegrationAnnual conferences might as well be titled 'fresh fish' for exhibitors that roll out new products or upgrades to existing offerings in an attempt to attract the attention of the captives, err, conference attendees.The Association for Fundraising Professionals annual conference is no different, with vendors vying for the

How To Have a Conversation With The World

NTEN

So how do you break through the noise and develop a captive diverse audience? Tim Samuel. Bridgeway Community Church. Here are some tips for creating an inclusive environment in your organization. Let’s face it: we are living in a world of followers, friends, and instant feedback.

How to Identify, Grow, and Retain Your Most Loyal Donor Base

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Monetize your social media channels by pairing captivating photos and heartfelt stories with donation – and crowdfunding forms when appropriate – that make it easy for your donors to support and share about causes that matter to them.

6 Powerful Types of Video Content Every Nonprofit Needs

Nonprofits Source

The site is filled with captivating, engaging content made by “amateur” creators – many on a shoestring budget without a single piece of “professional” equipment to their name.

How to Get More Subscribers for Your Digital Newsletter

NonProfit Hub

Its design and copy need to be captivating or else people will ignore it. Here’s the cold, hard truth: people won’t care about your newsletter unless you make them. That means going above and beyond to grow your list by being strategic about how you promote it.

[Cool Infographic Friday] How’s Your AMS?

SocialFish

Cool Infographic Friday] 20 Captivating Marketing Statistics. Are you an association professional using an association management database? Have you posted a review of it yet yet? Or even better, are you on the market for a new CRM or member management software?

It’s Time to #Showyourculture!

Connection Cafe

More than almost any other industry, the arts and cultural industry has the ability to be extremely visually captivating. Let me open by saying that I have a prize to give out, but you have to read to the bottom of the post to learn more.

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Your Official #NN17 Local's Guide to Atlanta

EveryAction

For some reason, the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta's downtown is the only place in the world where you can see whale sharks in captivity. We're just a few weeks away from one of the most highly-anticipated progressive conferences of the year and we're so excited to be headed down South to the front lines of social change.

From a Millennial: Nobody Wants to Hear Your Stories. We Want to See Them.

Connection Cafe

They were extremely captivating. One of the most captivating pictures that we came across was actually an ad for a nonprofit – charity:water. Stories. We all have them. We all love them. Entire civilizations have been built off of, held together by and divided by stories.

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Daily DoGooder: The Cove trailer

See What's Out There

Change the world, one video at a time.The Cove trailer | 2:18 thecovemovie.com This captivating film follows activist Ric O’Barry (of Flipper fame) and a team of commando environmentalists as they heroically film the yearly slaughter of approximately 23,000 dolphins in a well-guarded cove in Taiji, Japan.

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Online Crowdfunding: A How-To Guide

NonProfit Hub

Use these tips to write a solid, captivating crowdfunding description. In the last decade, crowdfunding, or the collection of small donations from a large number of people, has taken the fundraising world by storm.

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What I Learned About Fundraising from My Career in Recruiting

Connection Cafe

” This is an example of a story that has the power to captivate and inspire people to be a part of your cause. I started my career in recruiting.

[Cool Social Tools] Awesome-ize your Instagrams and Vines with VideoSound

SocialFish

Vine, Facebook or Instagram are without a doubt great places to impress your friends and followers with your imagination and editing skills, so why not let VideoSound turn normal videos into captivating ones?

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How to Grow Offline Support by Executing Stronger Online Strategies

Connection Cafe

Evaluate your content across channels (website, email, social, blog, videos, etc) and put things out there that will engage your captive audience in the mission. #1 Last week I kicked off the Blackbaud Power Hour series with a webinar on tips to get donors into the pipeline.

Leveraging the Latest Trends in Non-Profit Website Design

Byte Technology

And remember that, the more captivating the image, the more likely it will remain in the viewer’s memory for a longer period of time. • In the world of non-profit organizations and institutions, credibility is everything.

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7 Tips for a Successful Content Marketing Strategy

NonProfit Hub

A captivating story alone is not enough to make a long-term impact on your audience. Many nonprofit organizations are unaware of the impact content marketing can have on enhancing awareness, creating brand loyalty and generating revenue.

6 Qualities A Nonprofit Database Management System Should Have

TechImpact

Smaller nonprofits, and even larger ones, are constantly evolving as they find their captive audience and grow their voice. Image courtesy of The Connected Cause. Nonprofits use databases to handle volunteers, donors, staff, and more.

[PODCAST] Reconstructing Content Marketing for Nonprofits | Ft. Robert Rose

NonProfit Hub

To me, the words “content marketing” are a mouthful of sand for something that’s supposed to be so captivating and delicious. The heart of content marketing for any company or organization is to tell captivating stories and add value to the reader to relay the impact of your efforts. As a Content Strategist by trade, ironically content marketing is not my favorite topic to discuss.

Nonprofit Weekly Roundup: Surprising Twitter Stats, Content Creation, and Media Love for Your Next Event.

Connection Cafe

Writer or not, the success of your organization depends on the creation of content that captivates and motivates supporters. This was one of those weeks that will go down in history.

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How to Create Video Content for Nonprofit Donations

NonProfit Hub

And it’s true, one of the most effective ways to captivate an audience is to tell a story worth hearing about your organization. Captivate interviews with awesome lighting, showing their “window to the soul.”. “If In our Hubinar with Jeremy Vest, we learned that video is powerful. We also learned that the problem with video is that it’s difficult.

Start on a Good Note With Fundraising in 2019

NonProfit Hub

If your email open rates are low, maybe the subject line isn’t as captivating as it could be, or you didn’t include a clear call to action. This article was originally published in Nonprofit Hub Magazine.

40 Twitter-iffic Event Day Ideas

Connection Cafe

Turn your Captivated Audience of Event Participants into a Social Media Army. Event day is an excellent opportunity for your organization to turn the captivated audience of event participants into a social media army for your event & your organization’s mission.

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Three New Ways to Delight Your Donors

Connection Cafe

Well-crafted, professionally created explainer videos will captivate viewers and easily transform them into advocates. We live in a busy world with all the panoply of beeping, modern-day distractions vying for our divided attention.

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How to Market on a Budget

NonProfit Hub

If it’s captivating enough, it might take off without you having to spend a dime. Getting the word out about your nonprofit can be tricky, especially when your funds require you to market on a budget. But fear not—you don’t need a big wallet to get your organization’s name out there.

Mobile Learning Infographic – Benefits and Features

Gyrus

If your organization currently excludes mobile learnings and you are interested in its value going forward; be sure to tune into the Gyrus Systems Blog, as we will continue to explore this captivating topic. Mobile Learning Infographic – Benefits and Features.

22 Ways to Stay Connected with Your Schools Alumni on Facebook

NetWits

Schools have a unique opportunity to build their Facebook following and stay connected with alumni due to the captive audience and deep relationships that are built with students, families and faculty.

3 Tips to Get Millennials to “Look Down” on #GivingTuesday

Connection Cafe

For more static content , include a captivating visual using Facebook, Instagram , or Snapchat. As a New Yorker, walking around New York City has become a real-life video game.

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