3 Tricks To Getting More Out Of A Software Demo

TechImpact

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. Rather than sitting through a “one size fits all” demo, take charge and make the most out of this demonstration. Request a custom demo. applications), however for a long term, big tech investment, a custom demo or consultation is very reasonable.

6 Tips For A Successful Software Demo - TheNonProfitTimes

AFP Blog

6 Tips For A Successful Software Demo - TheNonProfitTimes : "If your organization is trying to choose from among several different software packages, you might ask the vendors to demo them before you plunk down the money for one. But don't get trapped by the sales pitch, since most demos highlight the tools' strengths while glossing over weaknesses.

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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. The sheer amount of content you need to create, curate, and share requires a completely different approach to your work day. Fortunately, there are apps for almost every content marketing task, from creating images and finding top […].

Emmet Labs: saw a demo at TED

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

I saw a neat demonstration at TED, when I got the chance to meet Janice Fraser of Emmet Labs. The idea is to have stories about people in the past, and the connections between people, with a wiki approach with some extra structure. The focus is on pre-1970, so we have lots of kings and queens featured.

Wild Apricot Goes Green: A Live Demo for USGBC Chapters

Wild Apricot

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.

A Live Demo of Wild Apricot for USGBC Chapters

Wild Apricot

On Thursday December 4th, 2014, Wild Apricot 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, manage memberships, build a directory

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.

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

NTEN

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.

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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.

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

EveryAction

They can schedule a personalized demo for you today. Click here to hop on the phone and schedule a demo of EveryAction , personalized just for your nonprofit's needs 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. If you're not already an EveryAction user, here's 50 reasons to make the switch today. #1.

Live Demos of WordPress, Joomla, Drupal, Plone!

Idealware

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!

Optimized Mobile Donations Now with Apple Pay

EveryAction

To take a look at our best in class tools, request a demo here. Mobile is an increasingly valuable medium for nonprofits. According to the M+R Benchmarks Reports , in 2018 mobile accounted for 48% of all traffic to nonprofit websites. Despite this increase in mobile traffic, up from 44% last year, mobile users accounted for just 30% of gifts, and 21% of revenue. Part of this can be chalked up to the conversion rates on mobile.

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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.

Catch EveryAction at NTC 2019

EveryAction

You've come to the right place for all our panels, demos, and happy hours. We'll also have three live demo sessions in the exhibit hall on how EveryAction can help you raise more money! Want to meet EveryAction at this year's NTC? We have panels on everything from fundraising automation to donor acquisition and vendor client relationships.

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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.

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.

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

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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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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.

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

NTEN

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. We'll discuss ways your organization can use GIS, from local fundraising research to disaster relief, at our upcoming webinar, " The Future of the Map " – with live demonstrations of ArcView, Crowdmap, GeoCommons, and Google Fusion Tables. >

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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.

3 Steps to Finding the Right Technology Vendor for Your Nonprofit

EveryAction

Determine priorities beforehand Before you talk to vendors or see any product demos, speak with all involved parties within your organization to determine and rank your priorities, so that everyone is clear and on the same page about the qualities you are looking for in a software tool as you begin the evaluation process. For nonprofit staff, getting the most bang for your buck isn’t just a goal, it’s a way of life.

Highlights from EveryAction's Inaugural User Summit

EveryAction

From what we heard, attendees always love the opportunity to demo our new features and get a glimpse at what new tools are in development. Request a free demo here. Last week, we had the honor of hosting our first ever User Summit in Washington D.C.

Direct Mail Is Here to Stay (and How)

EveryAction

Click here to schedule a free demo of EveryAction. (This is the third post in our New Year, New Heights development series. Need to catch up? Click here for practical tips on improving your email program this year and here for an in-depth look at three reporting tools every nonprofit should have to improve their fundraising strategy.). In today’s digital age, it might seem somewhat nostalgic to talk about direct mail.

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12 Key Digital Engagement Trends from the 2018 M+R Benchmarks Report

EveryAction

Request a demo here ! The annual M+R Benchmarks Report has arrived again, shining a light on trends that are shaping nonprofits’ digital programs. With data from 154 nonprofit participants, we are once again treated to invaluable insights on numerous facets of digital engagement, covering websites, email messaging, online engagement, social media posts, and digital ads.

Take Control of Your Data: 3 Must-Have Reporting Tools Every Nonprofit Should Have

EveryAction

If you have any questions or are interested in getting a demo, click here ! A new year means new resolutions, and for nonprofits that often falls into the category of better fundraising practices. Enter our new series, “New Year, New Heights.” For the next few months, we’re taking an in-depth look at key features and tools that make for a successful development program. Follow along, email us your questions , and let us know what you’d like to hear about!

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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. Posted at 01:10 AM in Communication Technology | Permalink | Reblog (0) TrackBack TrackBack URL for this entry: [link] Listed below are links to weblogs that reference WhosTalkin: Buzz research : Comments WhosTalkin: Buzz research WhosTalkin.com Video Demo 2 - Product & Brand Research from Joe Hall on Vimeo.

How Greenpeace & Other Environmental Groups Are Using Technology to Build a Better World

EveryAction

Click here for a free demo of our best-in-class Fundraising, Digital, and Organizing tools. There are thousands of nonprofits changing the world in big and small ways every single day. The best of these nonprofits know that one of the major keys to success is using top-notch nonprofit tools to run smart, creative, and impactful campaigns. We’re incredibly fortunate to power many of these organizations, helping raise more money and maximize their impact along the way.

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4 Ways To Convince Your Nonprofit Board to Invest in Fundraising Tools

EveryAction

After doing all of your research, speaking with vendors, and seeing product demos, you probably feel like an expert in all matters of nonprofit fundraising software. For EDs and other staff who are closely involved in the day-to-day efforts and operations of a nonprofit, it is often easy to see the challenges your organization is facing and understand the solutions necessary to address them.

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We've Built The Tools You Need for 2018

EveryAction

Read up on some of the biggest new features we released last year, and if you want to check them out for yourself, request a demo and get your year off to a strong start. Throughout 2017, our team introduced some of the most cutting-edge tools to help empower nonprofits to not only reach, but exceed their goals. Psst, most of these tools are exclusive to EveryAction so you won’t find them anywhere else!

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How Autism Society and Other Health Nonprofits Are Bridging the Gap Between Technology and Health Care

EveryAction

Request a demo here ! (This is the second post in our series featuring innovative ways nonprofits are using technology to build a better world. Click here to read about how Greenpeace and other environmental organizations are building a better world.). This week, we’re highlighting nonprofits that work in the health sector.

Better Data, Better Donors

EveryAction

Sign up for a demo here ! (This is the final post in our New Year, New Heights development series. Need to catch up? Click for strategies on revamping your direct mail program , practical tips on improving your email program , and an in-depth look at reporting tools every nonprofit should have to improve their fundraising strategy.). Working in major gifts means tracking relationships, points of contact, and data with multiple high-level donors.

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7 Year-End Campaigns to Study for a Stellar Fundraising Season

EveryAction

If you have any questions or want to learn more about how EveryAction can help you achieve your fundraising goals you can email us here or request a demo of our best-in-class nonprofit tools. The year is almost over but nonprofits around the world are busy with year-end giving , all leading up to one of the largest giving days of the year: December 31st. With December in full swing and the pressure of living up to arguably the best fundraising month, we know things can get overwhelming.

Our EveryAction Hero: Jewish Voice for Peace

EveryAction

You can request a demo by clicking this link here ! This month, our EveryAction hero is Jewish Voice for Peace. As a a membership driven organization, JVP works with chapters and members across the country advocating for human rights, justice, and equality for Palestinians and Israelis. I recently called up Samantha Brotman, Membership Manager, to learn more about JVP's membership program and recent fundraising strategies that have been successful.

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NetCentric Advocacy: zooleo - Home

Network-Centric Advocacy

I look forward to playing with a demo account to see if we can use it witht he communities we work with to tease out some common story and clarity of purpose from the bottom up. I look forward to playing with a demo account to see if we can use it witht he communities we work with to tease out some common story and clarity of purpose from the bottom up. NetCentric Advocacy Advocacy Strategy for the Age of Connectivity.

Our EveryAction Hero: World Central Kitchen

EveryAction

You can request a demo by clicking this link here ! World Central Kitchen was founded by chef and activist José Andres in the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake in Haiti. Since then the organization has grown to work in 10 different countries. Using the expertise of its Chef Network, WCK works to empower people to be a part of the solution with a focus on health, education, jobs, and disaster relief.

What Makes for a Great Client Payroll Management Software?

Vertex Systems

Client Payroll Demo. If you’d like to see how Client Payroll Manager can help save time, money and headaches, give me a call at (866) 981-2600 or contact me to schedule a demo Is your agency or organization using a hodge-podge of software to manage your client payroll? Or are you using any software at all?

gokubi.com

gokubi.com

Check out his demo of creating driving directions for visting multiple sites in the Chicagoland area. Facebook Linked In Twitter Home About Home Driving routes out of Salesforce Driving routes out of Salesforce Last Updated on Monday, 14 January 2008 08:28 Written by Steve Saturday, 12 January 2008 08:49 Developer Hero Scott Hemmeter just added some really cool functionality to his already best-of-breed mapping application for Salesforce–driving route generation.

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gokubi.com

gokubi.com

Facebook Linked In Twitter Home About Home Ribbit: very cool phone integration to come Ribbit: very cool phone integration to come Last Updated on Monday, 17 December 2007 12:03 Written by Steve Monday, 17 December 2007 12:03 I just watched the demo of Ribbit for Salesforce.com.

Will “Surface” Computing Change Everything? | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

Posted Thursday, May 31st, 2007 at 11:16 am by Tim (35 posts) I’ve been seeing demos of this technology posted around the ‘net for a while now, but Microsoft’s announcement of their new “Surface&# technology brings it a lot closer to a consumer market. 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?

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Are You Attending ATD 2016?

Gyrus

You can connect with us in following ways: Schedule a Live Demo: Don’t miss a chance to get a live demo of GyrusAim from our team of experts. Make your appointment ASAP by sending an email to sales@Gyrus.com using the subject line “ATD 2016″ Out team will be all set and prepared beforehand to show you the demo at your preferred time and day. If you are interested in hearing more from us or schedule a demo for a later date, just drop your card at the booth.

What’s the Best Way to Manage Client Payroll?

Vertex Systems

Schedule a Demo. If you’d like to learn more about the various features and benefits of Client Payroll Manager and how it can save both money and time, call my office at (866) 981-2600 or contact me to schedule a demo. How do you manage your client payroll? Are you using spreadsheets and software that wasn’t designed for agencies in the first place? Your client payroll software should increase productivity, save time, and eliminate data entry errors.

A Better Way to Manage Your Client Payroll

Vertex Systems

Schedule a Demo Today. If you’d like to learn more about how Client Payroll Manager can save time and money, give me a call at (866) 981-2600 or contact me to schedule a demo Are you currently using a potpourri of software and spreadsheets to manage your client payroll? . If so, what benefits is it offering you? Does it save time, increase productivity and eliminate data entry errors? . If not, there is a much better solution. .