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Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The site and film include inspiring info-activism stories from around the world, a set of cards with tool tips and advice. The project comes from Tactical Technology, inspired their info-activism camp in India. Manage Your Contacts. Activists around the world are using social media tools to make change.

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Our EveryAction Hero: Rock the Vote

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We also have a phone banking tool that is populated with contacts so people can can call young voters in swing states. Additionally, from using EveryAction forms for our online petitions we’re able to capture a lot of contact information that helps us send targeted election reminders that get as specific as city council district elections. All of their contact information from this form is captured and automatically gets populated into our EveryAction Account.

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Help the American Cancer Society - Live Streaming Needed

FI Space

If this is something you can help us out on please contact me today at david.neff@Cancer.org or @daveiam on Twitter. Tags: Info Tech Innovation Help Media Awards Streaming Volunteers Hey All, We are currently looking to have our High Plains Media Awards live streamed by someone in the KC or Austin, TX metro area. Is this your company? Could you help us bring our award show to life on the Web?

Help the American Cancer Society - Live Streaming Needed

FI Space

If this is something you can help us out on please contact me today at david.neff@Cancer.org or @daveiam on Twitter. Tags: Info Tech Innovation Help Media Awards Streaming Volunteers Hey All, We are currently looking to have our High Plains Media Awards live streamed by someone in the KC or Austin, TX metro area. Is this your company? Could you help us bring our award show to life on the Web?

Expanded Social Matching Allows Nonprofits to Learn Even More About Their Supporters

EveryAction

Before, only Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn profiles were matched to an individual's contact record. Now, 97 different social networks are matched daily , and also provide social media biographies to be integrated into a contact record. Understanding your supporters and meeting them where they are is an increasingly important part of any outreach campaign.

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Facebook Linked In Twitter Home About Home Lead to Contact merge is way too confusing Lead to Contact merge is way too confusing Last Updated on Monday, 31 March 2008 11:26 Written by Steve Monday, 31 March 2008 11:25 Currently, when you convert a Lead INTO an existing Contact, you have no control over what data is kept except the lead source. The default occurs each time–blank Contact fields are filled with Lead data, all other Lead data is deleted.

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Lame spams of the day: everyone wants to send me money

Robert Weiner

The messages were short and sweet: loan offer available apply now for more info. CONTACT with amount, duration, tel. LOAN OFFER @ 2% APPLY NOW FOR MORE INFO. IF YES, CONTACT US NOW. if yes contact us. Here are some of the "loan offers" that have landed in my spam folder. None have attachments, links, or graphics. One used a blue font, the others were plain old black Courier. The subject lines were blank in every case.

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Facebook Linked In Twitter Home About Home Initiating Actions from Reports Initiating Actions from Reports Last Updated on Thursday, 27 April 2006 08:05 Written by Steve Wednesday, 26 April 2006 01:33 Reports in Salesforce.com are great because you can query Contacts. And then you can drill down to a Contact’s record to do things like edit them, or add an Opportunity, etc. This report is a list of Contacts.

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Just put it on the detail page for Contacts, Accounts, Opportunities, and Cases and see all the relevant info in a left to right, scrollable Timeline. i am placing the scontrol on my contact record. both the contact and the activity records are customized, but i am logged in as an admin so i would think that the data required could be accessed. WhoId is it’s counterpart that does the same thing but holds the Id of a Lead or Contact you are relating to.

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Facebook Linked In Twitter Home About Home Households and Campaigns in a Contact-centric Salesforce.com Households and Campaigns in a Contact-centric Salesforce.com Last Updated on Wednesday, 12 July 2006 03:41 Written by Steve Wednesday, 12 July 2006 02:32 Anyone who works in Salesforce.com notices quickly that there is a distinct bias for business to business (B2B) interaction over business to consumer (B2C) interactions. Contacts without Households can be a problem.

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50 Social Media Content Ideas

Connection Cafe

Advocacy Recent legislation affecting your cause Contact your representative Voter registration. Author: Cheryl Black. Tell me, does this sound familiar: You're staring at your organization's Facebook page and the writer's block is more like a writer's mountain. You have absolutely no idea what you are going to post to Facebook, let alone the (seemingly) 500 tweets you need to come up with. Writing two sentences (or even just one!) has never felt more daunting.

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Replay: Growing Your Online Communities and Getting Them to Give Online (and Off) - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

1 Comment | by Share Article in Care2 News , Crowdsourcing , Online Fundraising , Online Organizing , Social Networking Reader Comments (1) Great info in this post. 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!"

Vote in NetSquared’s Mashup Challange | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

Skip to content Clients Services Portfolio About Us Contact Blog Home > Blog Recent Posts 07/16/2010: The Wisdom of the Old Spice Man 07/12/2010: Is your online campaign going to succeed? You can sign up and vote for your favorite here and be sure to check out the voter guide ( pdf ) for more info on the entries.

Innovative Uses of SMS: SMS for Lunch Campaign - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

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More fundraising software = more data headaches

3rd Sector Labs

Start with contact databases, donor management systems, and CRMs. We move, changes jobs, get married, have families, develop new interests, add and drop contact info like phone numbers and email addresses, and a whole lot more. Technology both simplifies and complicates our lives. Nowhere is this more true than in the nonprofit sector.

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But if you find juicy tidbits, it would be nice to add that info to a person’s record in Salesforce, where it will become part of your complete picture of them. When the edit form for the task loads up, go to Tools | Page Info in your browser. Then just relate that task to a Contact and/or another object and save.

Care2 Petition Helps Prevent National Park Service Changes - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

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Wondering About Widgets? How to Use Them in Your WordPress Site

Byte Technology

However, there are thousands of others available via plugins, such as those for displaying comprehensive image galleries with Envira; linking to Google Maps; creating different sorts of post archive displays; incorporating a YouTube Channel gallery; allowing for a contact info or signup box; and even making a “quick chat” system that will appear on every page of your site and foster more conversation with your users and visitors.

Vindigo: The App That Wouldn’t Die

Robert Weiner

It provided a restaurant guide with reviews, maps, and walking directions; movie reviews and show times for theaters; museum listings; a guide to bars and clubs; locations and contact info for local businesses; and even bathroom locations for cities around the U.S. And it didn’t require an Internet connection to work — new info was downloaded whenever I sync’d my Palm. I’ve been using Vindigo for at least a decade.

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Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week.

4 Strategies to Increase Volunteer Sign-Up

NonProfit Hub

A call-to-action button to gather contact information from interested potential volunteers. With this data, you’ll be able to: Maintain volunteer profiles, tracking information such as engagement history and contact info. Identify which volunteers are most likely to convert to donors down the line and contact them accordingly. Recognize the preferred contact methods for segments of your volunteer force and reach out with new opportunities appropriately.

Scanning for Good: 5 Reasons QR Codes Are a Safe Option for Nonprofits

NetWits

In addition to web URLs, QR codes can contain SMS messages, plain text, contact info, event invites, Google Maps locations, YouTube videos, or social content. At last year’s Blackbaud Conference for Nonprofits, Allison Nassour and I presented to a full room on the topic of QR codes. We were thrilled that so many people wanted to learn more about them, but also surprised at how many were already using them at their nonprofits.

3 Reasons to Add Your NPO’s Phone Number to Google Search

NonProfit Hub

Google is making it even easier for people to contact your organization. By using Corporate Contact markup on your nonprofit’s website, you can add your organization’s contact information to Google’s Knowledge panel in some searches. The brief techie explanation: After you add the Corporate Contact markup to your website, Google’s indexing algorithms will process the phone numbers from your markup and make them eligible to be used in search results.

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Did You Miss The Online Holiday Fundraising Season? - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

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Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development

Influence

Skip to Navigation Careers News Client login About Us Services Our Work Blogs Events Contact Us Home › Blogs › Influence Social Networking and #AIDS2010 Suzanne Rainey in Influence 15 Jul 2010 There’s a flurry of action this week as we await the start of the XVIII International AIDS Conference (#AIDS2010) in Vienna, Austria, next week.

5 Ways to Make Your Nonprofit’s Website Donor-Friendly

Connection Cafe

Don’t ask for more info than you need. A multi-step donation process means having multiple pages: one for the donor’s basic contact info, another step for their payment info, another step for donation amount and type, etc. Imagine two nonprofits that are nearly identical. Similar missions, same size, equal marketing budgets. They both have websites that do an admirable job of showcasing their impact. In most obvious ways, these two organizations are twins.

Growing your Members and Donors with the Power of Data

Connection Cafe

Rosie and Dana suggest capitalizing on touch points to get contact information for potential supporters in your CRM. Or perhaps you had this information at one point, but the contact information you have is now out of date. Prospect Research – With a database full of clean contact information, should you ask them all for a major gift? I had the privilege of hearing from Rosie Siemer and Dana Hines on Membership & Engagement: The Power of Data at bbcon 2016.

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5 steps to a Holiday Out-of-Office that inspires

Connection Cafe

5) Make sure your full contact info and cell phone is included and invite donors to use it. This does not mean you have to work over the holidays but do share your contact information so a donor can call you if they want to. About to set your out of office for the holidays? You have a golden opportunity to create an out of office that inspires your donors to make a year-end gift!

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Phishing scam of the day: U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change lottery

Robert Weiner

Of course, they need my contact info, including: 1. Contact Address. It's not unusual to get phishing scams in the form of lottery "winnings" or that appear to come from legitimate businesses or nonprofits (see the Habitat for Humanity job offer scam ). But this scam is more creative than most.

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What do I do with data from my point of sale system?

Connection Cafe

It sounds creepy, but this is info you can (and should) use. With this contact information, you can begin targeted, personalized communications. When asking for a donation with the contact information mentioned above you can now ask them to donate towards a fund you know they support. This is a guest post from Kristen Gastaldo, the Community Manager for Altru.

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New and improved Facebook Profiles – a screen shot tour

John Haydon

Everything else that use to be in the “Info&# tab is also listed by section on your profile’s home page: Philosophy. Basic info and contact info is also on your home page, but way down at the bottom. Tonight on 60 minutes, Mark Z. will introduce Facebook’s new and improved profile for it’s 600+ million users. Below is a preview of what he’ll be showing. Who you are and what you like is King.

Discussion of Donor Data Retention

Robert Weiner

We''ve since tried to contact the alum and explain why he hadn''t heard from us in 30 years, but, no surprise, he''s been somewhat difficult to engage. deceased; does not want to be contacted; do not email; etc.). You should not remove records, especially if there is any record of contact or giving in them, even if it is really old. no contact or gifts in the last 7 years).

Lame spam of the day: Wrong transaction from your credit card in The Palmer House Hilton

Robert Weiner

Click here for info on varations on this theme. For the return of funds please contact your bank and fill information in the attached form. Well, first, I didn't stay at the Palmer House Hilton. What's the chance that this spam will hit someone who actually stayed at the hotel recently? Or do they think people will be curious enough to open an attachment on a misdirected, poorly written email? Full text: Sender: Reservation Departament (support@resnetworld.com).

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A Simple 6 Step Plan for Creating a Facebook Page that Works

NetWits

Make sure to include all your contact info (email, phone, etc). News / Important info for students/families. In my last session as part of the Schools out for Summer Series I took a deep dive into how Schools can get the most out of Facebook. It was a lot of fun presenting (and talking to) this extremely engaged group of people. You can find out about upcoming sessions here. Here’s are the 6 Steps we covered in the session.

Lame spam of the day: Traffic ticket N88790

Robert Weiner

The From address doesn't even try to look real, the message was written poorly, and there are no graphics, contact info, or links to a web site. OK, this one's novel. It claims to be a notification from a red-light camera. Even though I've never been in (or heard of) this city, it's tempting to make sure I'm not the victim of a bureaucratic mistake. But I was able to resist because of the lameness of the message.

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How Nonprofits Can Use Instagram for Fundraising

Nonprofit Tech for Good

It will also grant you access to more advanced analytics and improved ad campaign management, as well as enable you to add contact information to your page. Instagram doesn’t let you add links to post captions — meaning that users who click through will always go through the contact info on your page or a link in your bio. By Kayla Matthews , writer at ProductivityTheory.com – a blog dedicated to helping others better their productivity.

Is your board asking these 5 questions about digital? They should be.

SocialFish

Contact me for more info. Just came across a good post by David Edelman that I thought was worth reposting, Five Digital Issues Every Board Should Be Focusing On. His five issues are: Customer information lifecycle: how are we gathering information when we interact with customers, how do we analyze it and what value do we get as a result? How do we use it to provide value back to customers, and overall, how does the information flow through the enterprise?

The Essential Tech Elements for Virtual Fundraising Events

Nonprofit Tech for Good

With this option, the presenters will need to look directly at the different devices throughout the presentation to have “eye contact” with the audience. But as they are looking at one device, the other device will not have direct eye contact. StreamYard is a great service for easily adding overlay banners with custom text-to-donate info to your livestream video. By Christy Noel , Vice President of Digital Fundraising Services at MobileCause.

Institute of Medicine - Hiring Manager of Web Communications

Influence

The folks at IOM are looking to hire a Manager of Web Communications, to serve as the primary point of contact for the IOM?s More info here. s interactive activities as well as the producer and editor of the IOM?s s website. "It It is a critical role in this 175-person organization focused on improving health."

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Institute of Medicine - Hiring Manager of Web Communications

Influence

The folks at IOM are looking to hire a Manager of Web Communications, to serve as the primary point of contact for the IOM?s More info here. s interactive activities as well as the producer and editor of the IOM?s s website. "It It is a critical role in this 175-person organization focused on improving health."

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iPhone owners: Anyone solved the multi-Mac dilemma?

Judi Sohn

I’ll meet folks on my trip, enter their contact info into my phone and have no way of transferring that info to my laptop until I get home. I’ll read email on my laptop, enter appointments in Google Calendar and have no way of transferring that info to my phone until I get home. When I’m home, I sync my iPhone with my iMac, and life is good. But when I’m traveling, I only have my MacBook Pro with me.

6 Ways to Generate More Media Coverage This Year

NonProfit Hub

Trying to interact with them on a personal level can make you stand out from other contacts. You should share press releases with press contacts, preferably the ones you’ve established a relationship with. Most organizations and businesses use this tool to request quotes and info from industry experts. When you launch a nonprofit, its beneficiaries claim your attention, and rightly so. The people you impact should be your first priority.

Don’t Miss AMS Fest!  Sept 17 in DC

SocialFish

A few select AMS vendors and consultants will also be in attendance and will be easily identifiable and have small info tables. Just contact Teri Carden (teri@reviewmyams.com) with a short comment about your needs. Don’t Miss AMS Fest! Register Here! AMS Fest is a one-day event where you’ll be elbow-to-elbow with other association executives, Association Management System consultants and AMS vendors that all want to engage in discussions around nothing but AMS.

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