12 Demographic & Technology Trends Changing the Nonprofit Sector Worldwide

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Are Participant Demographics the Most Useful Single Measure of Community Impact?

Museum 2.0

Here's a candidate: participant demographics. If your participants' demographics match that of your community, that means the diverse people in your community derive value from your organization. We use participant demographics as a core measure at the MAH.

Twitter Demographics.

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I've been looking for Twitter demographic profiles and just discovered this post from Compete analyzing some recent Twitter data. Here's another survey of how people are using Twitter.

Pinterest demographic data

SocialFish

Ignite Social Media has an interesting post showing some demographic data on Pinterest (which, unsurprisingly, skews heavily towards women aged 25-54).

4 Ways to Max Your Mobile for Diverse Demographics | NTEN

AFP Blog

4 Ways to Max Your Mobile for Diverse Demographics | NTEN : If your website is mobile friendly, it means that you''re reaching an audience that''s not just behind their computers, but on the go. In this article, learn four different ways to maximize your mobile presence for diverse demographics

The Demographics of Users of Social Media, Summarized - NPQ - Nonprofit Quarterly

AFP Blog

The Demographics of Users of Social Media, Summarized - NPQ - Nonprofit Quarterly : Business Insider released a report that breaks down some of the biggest social media giants’ audiences based on their demographics. This information could be very helpful for nonprofits in discovering where the majority of demographics your organization may be serving reside in the social media world

Facebook Demographics

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The demographics summary: The numbers : 44 million active users. Demographic drill down (34% work as professionals). This slideshow came from the recent Forrester Consumer Conference (see here and here ). Facebook users are aging. How to apply it. I also found an indepth analysis of user behavior on Facebook and some specific thinking about metrics. Comparison of old/new metrics. Nature of conversation on Facebook. Segments by app usage

Breaking: Demographic Analysis of Your Instagram Audiences Is Now Possible

SocialFish

Demographics Pro has just launched their new Instagram analytics tool. Unlike other analytics tools, this one provides deep demographics (see my bold below) – not just number of followers and basic engagement metrics.

Audience Demographics and the Census: Do We Have a Match?

Museum 2.0

The demographics of the museum visitors would match those of the city at large. The demographic profile of those engaged would match that of the nation/region/city. The demographics are what they are. Is matching local demographics "enough"?

Trends: Internet Demographics and Embracing Failure

Frogloop

Millennials (ages 18-33) are an important demographic to the nonprofit sector. Social network site usage for this demographic has quadrupled since 2008, from 4% to 16%. The Millennials, Gen Xers, and the Matures. The are tech savvy. They love their gadgets and are constantly on the web via laptops and mobile devices.

Latest Social Media Stats for #NonprofitRadio

Amy Sample Ward

This week, Tony focused on Millennials and some of the tips for engaging different demographics on social channels with guest Derrick Feldmann of Achieve. Discussion on the changing demographics of Facebook (as mentioned on the show!).

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4 Ways to Max Your Mobile for Diverse Demographics

NTEN

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Voting, Elections and Real Time Social Media

NCE Social Media

After viewing it, think how you can use the demographic information provided by Facebook to better target your audience and to better engage with them. Facebook Tools demographics facebook realtime socialmediaFirst, I hope you vote today !

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Social Media and Gender

NCE Social Media

Second, here is a video from the TED series that discusses demographics and the importance of women in business and how they drive social media. Research demographics gender ted womenDo you know who uses social media? Do you know that women are driving social media usage?

Reaching Baby Boomers: The Next Big Demographic in Nonprofit Online Fundraising

Frogloop

Direct Mail acquisition is one of the most expensive ways to raise money these days. When you factor in production, printing, and postage, a simple direct mail acquisition campaign runs about $20K to reach 50,000 people. Direct Mail typically generates a 0.5%

What Social Network Demographics Mean for You - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

Beth points us to a great post on Read/Write Web about some demographics information on the users of the different networks. One of the points Ive arrived at is that selecting the social networking site should be based on demographics of the audience that is there.

What Social Network Demographics Mean for You - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

Beth points us to a great post on Read/Write Web about some demographics information on the users of the different networks. One of the points Ive arrived at is that selecting the social networking site should be based on demographics of the audience that is there.

Reaching Baby Boomers: The Next Big Demographic in Nonprofit Online Fundraising - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

» Tuesday Feb 17 2009 Reaching Baby Boomers: The Next Big Demographic in Nonprofit Online Fundraising Tuesday, February 17, 2009 at 03:50PM | by Allyson Kapin By: Allyson Kapin , Blogger-In-Chief Direct Mail acquisition is one of the most expensive ways to raise money these days.

Reaching Baby Boomers: The Next Big Demographic in Nonprofit Online Fundraising - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

» Tuesday Feb 17 2009 Reaching Baby Boomers: The Next Big Demographic in Nonprofit Online Fundraising Tuesday, February 17, 2009 at 03:50PM | by Allyson Kapin By: Allyson Kapin , Blogger-In-Chief Direct Mail acquisition is one of the most expensive ways to raise money these days.

Social Network Demographics: Is there a middle ground between email is for old folks, social networking sites are for young people?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

A question I'm often asked is " What are the demographics of social networking users ?" For example, I recently came across some recent Facebook demographics posted by Ben Lorica at O'Reilly ( Hat tip Ben Rigby). How do you consider demographic information in the decision

Demographics Are Destiny: How and Why to Diversify Your Staff Now!

NTEN

By Jocelyn Harmon, Director of Nonprofit Services, Care2 Unless you've been living under a barrel, you know the demographics of the U.S. Here are some key highlights from The Changing Demographics of America by Smithsonian. The changing demographics of the U.S. The point is that the changing demographics of the country are forcing nonprofits to address issues of diversity in their organization.

Calculating Charitable Value

NonProfit Trends

Demographic Fundraising Industry Trends #nptech fundraising lifetime value NPRWe can argue about the accuracy of the calculator or of the averages I used, but the bottom line remains the same: the average donor should not be underestimated.

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How to Create Valuable Audience Personas for Your Nonprofit

See What's Out There

strategy audience personas demographics nonprofit target audienceThousands of volunteers, donors, and supports are, or have the potential be to be, involved in your nonprofit’s mission. In order to adequately address all of your donors and supporters, you must first determine their individual traits, values and perceptions. This is the fundamental basis of audience personas. The post How to Create Valuable Audience Personas for Your Nonprofit appeared first on The See3 Blog.

Conversation Starter: Digital Natives Moving Offline

Amy Sample Ward

What is the biggest lesson you’ve learned about approaching any age demographic, be it young people or not, with online content? Tags: future issues conversation starter demographics digital natives research trends youth Ivan Boothe posted a link to this story recently on the Progressive Exchange list.

The Real Power of the Purse

NonProfit Trends

As a grown up Girl Scout who also served as a camp counselor, … Demographic

Can We At Least Agree on This?

Connection Cafe

Demographic Research & Trends Have you ever used that phrase when negotiating or trying to persuade someone? You were probably trying to find some sort of common ground, right? And then once you found it you could see what the differences were and work from there, yes? It’s a very good strategy and speaks to one of my favorite persuasive theories—Social Judgment Theory, which is primarily credited to Muzafer Sherif.

New on SSIR: First and Foremost Know Your Community

Amy Sample Ward

Maybe you’ve never heard of those platforms, but for some large demographics they are the hot spots online, not Facebook. Tags: issues otherblogs audience community demographics social networking ssir My newest post is now up on the Stanford Social Innovation Review. You can read the post and participation in the conversation on the SSIR blog here! The piece is reposted below: Have we replicated our offline social dynamics and barriers online?

Stats ahoy!

SocialFish

Quantcast tracks demographic information on the web. Click on the "demographics" tab for the summary). Tags: demographics metrics social media cool tools Ok so I am on a roll with the stats thing. Lindy pointed me to this awesome tool - quantcast.com. So here's Facebook. 52 million US people. It skews slightly younger, female, educated (college), with children. Here's LinkedIn. million US people.

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Portrait of a Volunteer: Infographic

Wild Apricot Blog

Tags: nptech Volunteers Non-profit Communications demographics

Building a Successful Internet Presence - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

Topics covered: Leveraging demographics Retaining donors Harnessing email Synchronizing media Acquiring new donors Here are some highlights to tempt you into reading further.

9 Research Reports for Non-Profit Fundraisers

Wild Apricot Blog

Tags: General non-profit interest Fundraising Marketing Social networking websites Donor management research social media demographics cause marketing online donations

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GroundWire

Join Now! Whats New? Learn more Help Sign In delicious Home Bookmarks Popular Recent Look up a URL People Go to a User Tags Explore ONE/Northwests Bookmarks Bookmarks | Network | Tags | Subscriptions Site: [link] Email: info@onenw.org See more bookmarks in Popular or Recent.

3 Ways To Improve Nonprofit Pinterest Marketing

TechImpact

It is basically a virtual board or scrapbook that allows you to organize and share things you find on the internet, with its main demographic of users […]. There is a new up-and-comer in the social media sphere and it is called Pinterest, a virtual, interactive bulletin board where organizations and individuals can ‘pin’ their interests.

Digital Diner

Gavin's Digital Diner

Digital Diner Gavin Clabaugh's irregular blog on irregular things. Comments Posts Home Some Stuff About Me Contents & Site Map Disclaimer Lifestream Kissing the Frog Kermit’s a liar. You can’t trust a frog (and any princess worth her salt could tell you that).

11 Flavors of Peer-to-Peer Fundraising | npENGAGE

AFP Blog

The rise of crowd funding coupled with a changing donor demographic has led to a surge in nonprofits of all types building do it yourself (DIY) fundraising programs 11 Flavors of Peer-to-Peer Fundraising | npENGAGE : Peer-to-peer fundraising isn’t just for cause and cure organizations anymore.

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AFP Blog

massnonprofit news :: : "he popularity of smartphones—and expected continued growth across all demographic groups—means nonprofits need to implement a mobile strategy that begins with building a comprehensive database of mobile phone numbers.

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Social Media Tools to Watch in 2014 for #NonprofitRadio

Amy Sample Ward

In December, we discussed some of the latest social media stats and trends , especially as those trends highlight changing demographics on various social media platforms like Facebook.

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Data Appends: A Guide for Your Nonprofit

Connection Cafe

To take the analysis to the next level, however, the best models incorporate demographic, financial, and behavioral data that the typical nonprofit doesn’t have ready access to. Analytics is all the rage in development offices.

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NPT Blog -5 Data Points That Can Change Everything

AFP Blog

NPT Blog - The NonProfit TimesThe NonProfit Times : "These are the tried and true: first gift amount; offer or product responsiveness; mission affinity and relationships; multi-channel, multi-action; and, demographics,” said Lisa Smith, senior vice president of data insights and integration at Pasadena, Calif.,

Three Apps to Reach Generation Z

Frogloop

What are you doing to recruit younger demographics such as those who are 18-22, the people who will be funding your organization in the future? I don't have to tell you that advocates and donors are the heart of your organization. You would not survive without them.