3 Tricks To Getting More Out Of A Software Demo


According to Technology for Change , demos can be monotonous and sometimes provide little information towards helping you decide if the software is a good fit for your nonprofit. Request a custom demo. Leadership Tech demonstrations software demo upgrading technology

Upcoming Webinar: FluidSurveys Demo

Tech Soup Blog

Check out the upcoming webinar, FluidSurveys Demo for TechSoup , on Tuesday, September 20, at 10:00 a.m. And register today for this live demo with FluidSurveys! Trying to find a tool that allows you to create great, flexible surveys for your organization? Pacific time.

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#15NTC Demo Stage: The Line-Up and the Prizes


Photo Credit: Broken Banjo Photography Last year, we tried something new at the Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC): A Demo Stage. This year, the Demo Stage is back, and with a completely sold out schedule of presentations. Plus, of course, lots of amazing prizes! Be sure to review the schedule and stop by to learn more from some of the NTC sponsors and be eligible for great giveaways.


3 Powerful Apps to Streamline Content Workflow [LIVE DEMO]

John Haydon

The post 3 Powerful Apps to Streamline Content Workflow [LIVE DEMO] appeared first on John Haydon. The job of the marketer has changed dramatically over the past few years in one important way: Output.

Wild Apricot Goes Green: A Live Demo for USGBC Chapters

Wild Apricot Blog

On Thursday December 4th, 2014, we held an exclusive live demo for US Green Building Council Chapters. Below is the recording and transcript of this demo to show you how easy it can be to set up a website, create a directory and so much more.

Demo 2008: Good2Gether Uses Social Technology to Help Nonprofits | Epicenter from Wired.com

AFP Blog

Demo 2008: Good2Gether Uses Social Technology to Help Nonprofits | Epicenter from Wired.com: "Founder Gregory McHale came up with the idea for Good2Gether while looking up information on Hurricane Katrina. He thought that the newspaper reports detailing the chaos would be more useful if they included links to appropriate nonprofits who were working to solve the crisis. He created a widget which.

Live Demos of WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, Plone!


we have your answers in demo form. View more or register now> We'll certainly talk through some of the information from our recent report on the same topic, but we'll spend most of our time demoing the systems and answering your questions. For anyone who's ever asked how WordPress compares to Joomla, or Joomla to Drupal. It's the return of the Open Source CMS webinar!

Blackbaud NetCommunity Demo

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Well, I knew it would happen sooner or later but Blackbaud has finally done it. They’re starting to do what was once possible only by hiring a team of developers and spending a large sum of money with version 5.5 of Blackbaud NetCommunity (BBNC). What is it I’m talking about? The wholesale merging of social networking with your fundraising tool. BBNC developer Tim Wolf gave me a tour of BBNC last week.

Get Ready! Two Unforgettable Days in Your Association Tech Future


There’s room in the schedule for you to get a quick 30 minute demo of any of the participating 16 AMS platforms. Expect the Unexpected at the Upcoming AMS Fest. AMS Fest is a one-of-a-kind event. No, seriously, we don’t say that lightly.

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Steve Garfield - Cell Phone Podcast Demo

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Here's Steve doing the cell phone podcast using hipcast. You listen to the actual podcast here

The 7 Steps to Choosing Nonprofit Accounting Software

Connection Cafe

Watch Vendors’ Product Demos. Contact vendors to ask questions and schedule demos. After demos are complete, meet with stakeholders to collect feedback on the pros and cons of each product.

The Making of "Product Demo - Mobile Beacon" Video

Tech Soup Blog

I wanted to share some behind-the-scenes information on how we made the product demo video for one of our donation programs, Mobile Beacon. Digital Storytelling is in the air around TechSoup these days, and thanks to a grant from Symantec we have been able to experiment and create some new videos. We aimed to make this video informative, concise, and personable.

Video: Windows 8 Demo for Nonprofits and Libraries

Tech Soup Blog

You've read all about the new features and improvements in Windows 8 so now it is time to see Microsoft's latest operating system in action! In this half-hour demonstration from TechSoup staff we go over the major changes in Windows 8 as well as highlight some of the most useful features for nonprofits and libraries. We show you how to navigate the new Start Screen as well as some easy shortcuts to get to the most essential Windows features.

4 Important Considerations Before Investing in Today’s Technology for Tomorrow

Connection Cafe

And ask your provider about learning opportunities and demos to effectively and efficiently utilize your technology. What technology is best? How can I get the most out of my software solution? If you’ve ever asked yourself these questions – you’re not alone. As an account executive for foundation management technology solutions at MicroEdge + Blackbaud , I get asked these questions a lot.

Ballmer to demo Dynamics Live CRM at Convergence 2007 | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Pipes (1) Dynamics Live , Microsoft , eCRM , nptech Ballmer to demo Dynamics Live CRM at Convergence 2007 03.14.07 | 3138 No Comments [link] Ballmer+to+demo+Dynamics+Live+CRM+at+Convergence+2007 2007-03-14+17%3A20%3A56 Allan+Benamer It looks like Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer is going to demo Dynamics Live today at San Diego.

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Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology New tools February 5, 2008 Last week, I spent too much time watching demos from DEMO , which is this twice yearly event that showcases the most bleeding edge internet technology. Carnet Williams, of nptech fame, did a demo of Sprout at Demo. Have a look at the demo. Watch the demo.

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Google Launches Google for Nonprofits

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The event featured a panel discussion of use cases by nonprofits, followed by product demos. The demo showed how to turn your smart phone into an interpreter with experimental software that. I’m in Washington, DC for the Nonprofit Technology Conference hosted by NTEN.

NpTechTag Summary: NpTech Blog Buzz, NGOS at Demo 07, and Moulin

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

DEMO 07 NpTech Bytes: DEMO 07 is a conference focused on cutting edge and emerging technology, mostly for the business sector. Marshall Kirkpatrick, longtime Netsquared blogger, is now working with Splashcast also at DEMO 07 this week. The offline wikipedia, Moulin. NpTech Themes Nptech Tag News: The NpTech Community site can be found at: [link]. Unthinkingly experiments with visualizing NpTech Tag data with Many Eyes. Marnie Webb offers more post conference call reflections.

The Future of the Map – With Live Demos of GIS Platforms


Flickr: °Florian From mapping election violence in Kenya to coordinating disaster response efforts to helping people decide where to live , nonprofits have increasingly used Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to support their work.

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Speed Mentoring @Tech Innovation + Inclusion Summit


There will also be music, after-parties, speed mentoring, technology demos, high-fives, workshops that focus on leadership and more. I wanted to let you know about a great opportunity to find a mentor, be a mentor, learn something new and build your network.

Nonprofit Workplace Wellness Initiatives: United Way of Central Ohio

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The agency has also partnered with a local organization, Local Matters , with a mission of healthy communities through food education to host a cooking demo and challenge. United Way of Ohio – Healthy Eating Event.

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Bookshare Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary at Google

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Betsy Beaumon, Benetech VP and General Manager of Bookshare During the event, our Bookshare staff offered demos of our Bookshare library and our Go Read accessible ebook reader for Android.

5 Ways Nonprofit Facebook Messenger Bots Can Deliver Impact

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

My conversation with the Albert Einstein Bot.

Introduction to Website Analytics


Through demos of AWStats and Google Analytics, we’ll look at what analytics packages can tell you about your site. Event Price: 40.00. EventDate: June 28, 2012 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm. Type: Live Training. How many people visit your Web site? What are they doing there? Event Link: https://salsa.democracyinaction.org/o/957/p/salsa/event/common/public/?event_KEY. event_KEY. Presenter: Laura Quinn. Websites

NetCentric Advocacy: WhosTalkin: Buzz research

Network-Centric Advocacy

» January 12, 2009 WhosTalkin: Buzz research WhosTalkin.com Video Demo 2 - Product & Brand Research from Joe Hall on Vimeo. NetCentric Advocacy Advocacy Strategy for the Age of Connectivity.

Marketing: Don’t Put All Your Eggs in One Basket


You can provide a digital product demo on a DVD that you give away. The proliferation of electronics and personal devices has opened up a whole new world for marketing. No longer are you limited to costly television commercials or billboards.

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Life after Common Ground: Part 4 – Soapbox Engage

Judi Sohn

I had barely touched Joomla before I started playing with a Soapbox Engage demo, and it took me maybe 30 minutes to learn my way around the basics without any tutorials or guidance.

Upcoming Webinar on March 21: Your Windows 8 Questions Answered

Tech Soup Blog

Have you viewed our Windows 8 Demo for Nonprofits & Libraries ? Microsoft's Namita Das will then take a look at questions from the Windows 8 Demo, including those on public access and enterprise-level uses of Windows 8. Check out the following resources: Windows 8 Demo (webinar archive). Still have questions, or want to take a deeper dive into Windows 8? Good news!

Hot Association Social Media Jobs This Week – January 13


Here are some cool jobs, hand-picked by me, that you can find via the SocialFish job board ! We focus on jobs in social media , marketing , communications , PR , advocacy , and digital.

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Industry Buzz: 4 reasons why rasa.io is the up and coming community platform


a demo: The creators understand real associations’ challenges. Startups and tech vendors are welcome to contact me at maddie[at]socialfish[dot]org to submit guest posts about their platforms – SocialFish readers love to read about new tools and apps!

How to leverage social media to target local users and build brand awareness


But, direct response as can still be great for scheduling demos and service calls. It’s no secret that social media’s strength lies in the user data that it offers to marketers looking to better target their campaigns. . Sites like Facebook and LinkedIn are goldmines of user data!

7 Ways You Can Connect at #16NTC

Tech Soup Blog

— NetSquared Demo in the Microsoft Lounge. — NetSquared Demo in the Microsoft Lounge. — Consultant Connection Demo in the Microsoft Lounge.

7 Can’t-Miss Nonprofit Conferences for 2017

NonProfit Hub

Newest tech product demos. In our roll-up-my-sleeves and get-r-done , scrappy nature, we tend to take advantage of any and all resources at our fingertips in the nonprofit sector. We do everything we can to save money, achieve our mission and learn as much as possible at home or from our office. The problem is that we can only get so far by teaching ourselves through YouTube videos and endlessly searching Google.

FREE! Online Survey Tools and Techniques


We'll talk through the tools (and demo a few) that can help you create online surveys, from low cost options to more robust ones. Event Price: 0.00. EventDate: June 14, 2012 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm. Type: Live Training. We'll wind up with best practices on designing a solid and reputable online recruiting participants and analyzing the data. Event Link: https://salsa.democracyinaction.org/o/957/p/salsa/event/common/public/?event_KEY. event_KEY. Presenter: Laura Quinn.

8 Tools to Make You a Visual Content Ninja

John Haydon

Check out the demo below. If you manage social media for a nonprofit, you realize that creating visual content is becoming a bigger part of your job. You’re creating more visual content than ever before, and it has to look exceptional!

Announcing… 31 New Favorite Nonprofits for 2013!

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Demos :: @ Demos_Org. Demos is a national policy organization fighting for a fair economy and inclusive democracy. Each January Nonprofit Tech 2.0 selects 31 new “ Favorite Nonprofits ” to be featured in the Nonprofit Tech 2.0 banner.

Alert!: Non-Profit Content Marketing & Social Media Webinar


Participants of our free np Social Demo Webinar will learn how to most cost-effectively: • Increase membership […]. Many non-profits cannot always afford to leverage social media and content marketing in the most efficient way possible, until now. Learn how to outsource your digital marketing services for less than the cost of a full time employee. The post Alert!:

Five CRM Mistakes Nonprofits Should Avoid


Once you’ve identified your primary users, invite them to be a part of the demo or free trial process. Then choose three or more to demo before signing a contract. Editor's note: This post comes from Jenna Puckett at TechnologyAdvice. TechnologyAdvice helps buyers make well-informed purchase decisions through comprehensive product listings, industry analysis, and user-generated reviews. Securing repeat donations is a huge challenge. Most organizations only retain 27.3

Treat Digital Like Real Property


With this way of looking at digital, you can start with a list of requirements and goals you seek to fulfill instead of relying on a flashy sales demo to figure out which CMS vendor to entrust your valuable website to. This post originally appeared on the Tanzen Consulting Blog.



Check out his demo of creating driving directions for visting multiple sites in the Chicagoland area.