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Constant Contact Debuts SMS Marketing

NonProfit PRO

Constant Contact, a digital marketing platform, announced the launch of SMS Marketing, a new feature that enables organizations to leverage text message campaigns to reach, engage, and retain their customers.

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Constant Contact Launches Integration with Stripe

NonProfit PRO

Constant Contact announced a new integration with financial infrastructure platform, Stripe. This integration combines Stripe's easy-to-use platform with Constant Contact's powerful digital marketing tools. E-mail News/Stats/Studies Constant Contact Integration Stripe Stripe Apps

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Develop Structure for Your First Contact With a Donor

NonProfit PRO

If you're a frontline fundraiser, you know that phone call or meeting where you are talking to the donor live really matters. Here is an easy-to-use checklist that ensures you won't miss a step when talking to the donors on your caseload.

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Constant Contact’s Nonprofit Discount Can Save Your Organization Up to 30%

NonProfit PRO

If you’re a nonprofit organization, you can save 20% on our standard pricing when you prepay for 6 months—or 30% when you prepay for 12 months

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Become the Association Your Members Want

As the pandemic advanced, we were keenly aware of the apprehension and pain throughout our community. Clients and colleagues contacted us with questions about managing revenue shortfall, introducing new technology, and preparing for changing membership patterns. The.orgCommunity organized a Think Tank to help identify trends and crystalize our outlook on the future of membership. The sessions were facilitated by Elizabeth Engel, Chief Strategist, Spark Consulting. This article is the result of feedback gleaned during those dialogues, previous research, and the viewpoints of the.orgSource team.

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Using Salesforce Process Builder & Flow with Opportunity Contact Roles

Judi Sohn

This came out of a discussion (and Idea Exchange idea) on the Success Community around Process Builder’s inability to work with the Opportunity Contact Role object. There are two common requests I often get related to Opportunity Contact Roles, both now solved easily with clicks instead of code thanks to Flow and Process Builder! Automatically create an Opportunity Contact Role record based on a lookup field on the Opportunity.

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Exclusive DonorPerfect Fundraising Email Templates in Constant Contact

DonorPerfect

The post Exclusive DonorPerfect Fundraising Email Templates in Constant Contact appeared first on Nonprofit Technology & Fundraising Blogs. Running a nonprofit is challenging work.

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Easiest Membership Card Template: Upload Contacts & Complete in 3 Minutes

Wild Apricot

Everyone has a smartphone these days. That’s why many clubs and associations are switching from paper-printed membership cards (which are a big waste!) to digital membership cards. Here are the steps to get started yourself using Wild Apricot — the entire process only takes about three minutes

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How the Senior Dining Association Grew Their Contact Database 501% Throughout COVID-19

Wild Apricot

Discover how the Senior Dining Association was able to grow their contacts just over 500% between 2019 and 2020, as well as what your organization can do to capitalize on what they learned

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The Future of Customer Contact Center

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Nowadays thousands of companies rely on third-party contact centers to provide support to their clients. Also, quite a few of the modern contact center agencies integrate social media channels into their operations. It would be wrong to think, however, that the evolution of contact center operations has reached the peak of maturity. By embracing the power of Genesys architecture , a contact center can make its overall operations more robust.

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How the Senior Dining Association Grew Their Contact Database 501% Throughout COVID-19

Wild Apricot

Many organizations have been struggling to grow and engage their membership throughout COVID-19. However, that wasn’t the case for the Senior Dining Association. As the first professional association focused entirely on dining for the senior. membership

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Keep Better Contact Records with the Personal Email to Notes Feature

EveryAction

For fundraisers, the clarity of each donor contact record matters. A clean and complete contact record saves time and provides fundraisers with the full picture. Instead of copying and pasting email text into contact records, the ‘Personal Email to Notes’ feature will allow you to push the text of your Outlook, Gmail or other email communications with your supporter automatically into the supporter's EveryAction contact record.

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Wild Apricot Releases New Global Plan With 50,000 Contact Limit

Wild Apricot

Today Wild Apricot launched a new Global Plan, which can support up to 50,000 contacts. Read the full details of this plan here. Global-Plan

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Making a Connection: Tips and Tricks for Designing a Contact Page

Byte Technology

How many times have you browsed a website with content you really liked and, wishing to stay abreast of new developments or additions, you searched in vain for a contact page only to find there wasn’t one? That said, not all contact forms are considered equal, especially those designed for WordPress sites where there are so many choices for customization. Give your users a reason to contact you. To make your contact form page more personable add, well, personable content.

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This is the Easiest Membership Card Template: Upload Contacts & Complete in 3 Minutes

Wild Apricot

Everyone has a smartphone these days. That’s why many clubs and associations are switching from paper-printed membership cards (which are a big waste!) to digital membership cards. Here are the steps to get started yourself using Wild Apricot — the entire process only takes about three minutes

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Blackbaud and Constant Contact Team Up: 5 FREE Webinars on Effective Nonprofit eCommunication

Tech Soup Blog

To help answer these questions as well as much more about effective ecommunication industry leaders Constant Contact and Blackbaud have teamed up to offer you a series of free webinars (sponsored by our partners Techsoup and NTEN ). blackbaud TechSoup NTEN constant contact email marketing Webinar EcommunicationEver wonder if you’re saying the right things to your constituents at the right times? Or if you are you tailoring messages to your supporters correctly?

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Blackbaud, Constant Contact, and TechSoup Team Up to Help You Become a Better Communicator

Tech Soup Blog

Constant Contact and Blackbaud have teamed up with TechSoup to offer you an exciting free series focused on helping you be a better communicator and fundraiser. Brought to you by: Online Fundraising blackbaud TechSoup constant contact email marketingFrank Barry is a digital and online marketing strategist at Blackbaud , but he's spent close to ten years helping nonprofits be more. effective online. Have you ever wondered if you were saying the right things to your.

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GUIDE: Voter Registration Campaigns for Nonprofits

EveryAction

organizing voter contactFor nonprofits which engage in advocacy around civic engagement or political issues, voter registration drives are a great tool for activating your volunteer base, deepening relationships within your community, and increasing local democratic participation. To maintain 501c3 status, nonprofits must carefully avoid any partisan activity, actions that endorse a candidate or party.

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Better Together: eTapestry and Constant Contact Team Up

Tech Soup Blog

If your organization uses separate tools for sending email and for managing donors, you know the kind of problems you can run into: finding potential donors in your email system that aren't in your donor management system, or sending duplicate messages to contacts you have listed in both systems. eTapestry has partnered with Constant Contact to help users avoid exactly those pitfalls. It provides a full set of contact management, donation, fundraising, and reporting tools.

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Your People -- Managing Contact Information for Members, Supporters, Attendees and Donors

Wild Apricot

Lamees Abourahma of Webbright Services is one such partner, and she recently did a great post on her blog about our association member and contact database functions. At Wild Apricot, we are blessed to have a number of terrific partners who provide services for our customers. While we've designed Wild Apricot to be easy-to-use, there are still folks who need additional help with things like account setup, graphic design, and custom scripting.

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Putting the Puzzle Pieces Together: Free Email Marketing Webinars from Blackbaud and Constant Contact

NTEN

Our friends over at Blackbaud, in association with Constant Contact, have been running a great series on email marketing, Putting the Puzzle Pieces Together. There are still two live events left (and they're free): Effective Marketing Tips and Tricks for Clicks (on May 16 at 2:00 ET) Making the Most of Email Marketing (on June 14 at 3:00 pm ET) Seats are going fast, so be sure to head over and check them out.

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Blackbaud, Constant Contact, and TechSoup Team Up to Help You Raise More Money in 2012!

Tech Soup Blog

Constant Contact and Blackbaud have teamed up with TechSoup to offer you. Have you ever wondered if you were saying the right things to your. supporters at the right times? Are you targeting your constituents and donors by. demographics, giving level and seasons, or simply treating them like they are. all the same? If you answered yes to any of the above or are simply interested in. learning from folks with over 20 years of experience in the email communication.

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Contact - Plaza Publishing

AFP Blog

Contact - Plaza Publishing: "Charity News Alert MySpace launches UK charity channel myspace online channel- UK Make an impactGareth Jones Social networking site MySpace has launched MySpace Impact, an online channel designed to act as a hub for campaigning, charity and social action in the UK

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Are you a flickr contact pack rat or connoisseur?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Linktribution is given to Alan for designing the flickr contact acquisition behavior scale. My virtual colleague, Alan Levine, posted a reflection about educational technologists flickr contact acquisition behavior. Alan shared this about his own flickr contact acquisition behavior: When someone makes me a contact, the reflex is usually one of ???Ahh, Yup, I might be a Contact __ (BK added rhymes with score and begins with W).

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Staying Cool: 5 Tips for Beating the Summer Heat While Doing Voter Outreach

EveryAction

organizer community advocacy webinar organizing voter contactNon-partisan civic engagement efforts are so important to the health of our democracy, but how do you protect your canvassers from the record-breaking summer heat? Here are five tips for keeping you and your canvassers safe while they're engaging voters and knocking doors. Stay hydrated. Make sure that you and your canvassers have access to plenty of cold water. The key is to drink as soon as you become thirsty.

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Constant Contact and Blackbaud Seminar and Webinar Series: Hosted by TechSoup

Tech Soup Blog

Alec Stern is the vice president of strategic market development at Constant Contact , which provides email marketing solutions for nonprofits. Well look no further, Constant Contact, Blackbaud, and TechSoup have teamed up to present a clear and simple plan to engage current supporters and gain new ones. Looking to engage supporters online? Need an online communication plan?

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Google and Facebook Help Nepal Earthquake Survivors and Contacts Connect - NYTimes.com

AFP Blog

Google and Facebook Help Nepal Earthquake Survivors and Contacts Connect - NYTimes.com : "Google’s Person Finder was tracking about 6,300 records as of Monday evening. Anyone can enter a person’s name, biographical information and photograph into Google’s database. You can specify whether you are that person, are seeking information about that person or have reason to believe the person is either alive or missing. Google does not review or verify the data." 'via via Blog this'. NPNepal

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5 Steps to Running a Campus Voter Registration Program

EveryAction

Pulling lists of students based on their voter registration status for email or text message outreach is useful for contacting students who have not yet registered to promote opportunities, following up with students who need to complete registration processes, and sending election-related information to registered students. higher education organizing voter contact

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How to Contact Nina Simon

Museum 2.0

by email nina @ museumtwo. com by phone 831.331.5460 by foot 1040 Mystery Spot Road Santa Cruz, CA 95065 by social media Facebook LinkedIn Twitter you can chat with me on gchat (ninaksimon), ichat (qquetzal), and skype (ninaksimon

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Nonprofits Challenged with Integrating Email, Growing, and Retaining Email Marketing Contact Lists, According to Sage Survey

AFP Blog

Nonprofits Challenged with Integrating Email, Growing, and Retaining Email Marketing Contact Lists, According to Sage Survey : Quarterly Survey Looked at North American Nonprofits’ Email Marketing Goals and Objectives AUSTIN, TX (March 1, 2012)—Sage North America today announced the results of its Sage Nonprofit Insights, Q4 2011, survey of U.S.

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Is Your Contact Network More like Open Source or Propritery Software

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I read CogDog's about how difficult it is to add contacts in LinkedIn, I scratched my head and then realized he was a mac user (not that there is anything wrong with that and I plan to switch soon myself). But I add contacts via a toolbar integrated with Outlook. Or maybe I'm just a contact W * (rhymes with more). When I tried to look at their contacts, I couldn't. I don't think they can email your contacts unless they are connected too).

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Challenges of Finding the Right Social Media

NCE Social Media

Here is a short video from Constant Contact on the challenges tackling social media and the metrics that are important, especially as you start using social media. Video constant contact metrics strugglesThe speaker discusses small business but it can easily be interchanged with nonprofit organization. What have been some of your struggles?

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Engage, Inform, Recruit: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media to Recruit Donors and Volunteers

NTEN

Constant Contact. Alec Stern Constant Contact nptech nten Social Media Volunteers Communications Fundraising Alec Stern. Founding Team, Vice President of Strategic Market Development. How can a nonprofit use social media to inspire donations and grow its volunteer base? Engagement Marketing, when done well, can become the single best source of new members, volunteers, or donors for any nonprofit organization.

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GUIDE: Growing and Sustaining your Volunteer Program

EveryAction

Provide your volunteers with a sense of stability by making sure that they have a point of contact at your organization. You can do a background check, research their online presence, and even require volunteers to take an intensive workshop or class before coming into contact with your clients. If you work at a nonprofit, you know what it feels like to have too much on your plate. You are eager to be as effective as possible, but you can’t do it all by yourself.

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Why You Should Start Creating a Mid-Level Donor Program ASAP

EveryAction

Your mid-level giving manager should be the primary point of contact for these donors. Email signatures should encourage donors to reach out to the point of contact. By focusing a little extra energy on your mid-level donors, you can raise more money and create a quality pipeline for your major gifts officers. Successful mid-level donor programs are all about providing donors with a personal touch while maintaining the analytic discipline that allows you to scale your programming.

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Five Signs You Should Double Opt-In Your Emails

EveryAction

Your List is Reaching Thousands of Contacts. Yet, there's also an inverse relationship between the size of a list and your knowledge of its contacts. Laws such as Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) and the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) put specific emphasis on the proof of consent for each contact in your database. You're Struggling to Engage Contacts.

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Here's 28 Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Should Switch to EveryAction

EveryAction

EveryAction's organizing toolset is trusted by major labor unions and advocacy groups - providing them with access to SmartVAN, the gold standard in voter contact technology. #10. Match your contact records to nearly 100 social networks. Thousands of nonprofits use EveryAction every day to raise money, manage offline fundraising through pledges and grants, send emails, run nonprofit digital advocacy campaigns, and so much more.

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A New Landing Page, Just for Fundraisers

EveryAction

Using the Fundraising Management Landing Page in EveryAction, it's easier than ever to view this data, access critical lists of top donors, search for specific contacts, analyze campaign performance, and more. Fundraising professionals often have enormous workloads, so it's critical that they're able to quickly access top-line data about their various fundraising channels and easily accomplish related tasks.

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The Power of Telling Your Organization’s Story

NTEN

We are happy to share the following blog post from Alec Stern , Founding Team, Vice President of Strategic Market Development, at Constant Contact with you ahead of the conference. Be sure to connect with the Constant Contact team at the NTC! Communications Community Constant Contact nptech Social Media storytelling CommunicationsEach year for the Nonprofit Technology Conference, over one hundred organizations sponsor the conference and participate in the Science Fair.

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Smart, Sharp Tools For Quality Fundraising Data

NonProfit PRO

Learn how Melissa can help you verify global address and contact information to stay in touch with donors, create mailing lists to expand your outreach to the best possible supporters, and keep your funds secure with eIDV by downloading our new Solutions Catalog today

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