[New eBook] Private School Digital Insight: Enhancing Web Navigation and the Rise of Responsive Design

Connection Cafe

We spent time looking at common homepage elements, responsive web design, top navigation items, calls to action, social media branding, and search engine optimization (SEO) keywords & common practices.

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eBook: Mastering The Art Of Messaging

Eric Jacobsen Blog

David Grossman , president and founder of The Grossman Group , published in 2010 a helpful, free eBook titled: Mastering The Art of Messaging. Using the 18-page ebook , you''ll learn : what a strategic messaging plan should encompass (and what it should not include).

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How to Build Meaningful Relationships on Social Media Using the 80/20 Rule

Connection Cafe

If there’s one thing I’ve learned about social media it’s this: It’s all about human connection. Virtually every social media platform was first created for and because of human connections. Social media gives us the opportunity to show up, be seen, and connect with other people.

#13NTC Session: Does Social Media Make Cents? An Expert Panel in Social Media Fundraising

NetWits

That’s the hashtag we’ll be using when I start talking about the impact of social media on fundraising with John Haydon , Farra Trompeter from BigDuck, Carie Lewis from HSUS and Casey Golden from SmallAct at #13NTC. >$10k) using social media. #13NTCcents.

Five 2018 Political Campaign Trends that Nonprofits Should Use Too

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

You’ll also see video ads on social media and video streaming services. Video content is prioritized on Facebook, meaning using video is a great way to increase your social media engagement as well as building a meaningful connection with viewers.

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Great reads from around the web on December 15th

Amy Sample Ward

NTEN: The Nonprofit Technology Network – "That's right, I said it. What Matters Now eBook – Get the ebook now for free! "We More than seventy extraordinary authors and thinkers contributed to this ebook. " Orchestras and Social Media Survey: Key Findings and Full Report | Dutch Perspective by Marc van Bree – "In short, the survey found that social media activities, familiarity and usage seem to be widespread among orchestras.

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What is in the Treaty of Marrakesh?

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

literary and artistic works … in the form of text, notation and/or related illustrations, whether published or otherwise made publicly available in any media;”. Technological Protection Measures. print disabled Treaty for the Blind copyright law a11y VIPDC books Bookshare exceptions print disabilities accessibility book famine blind copyright dyslexia copyfight Marrakesh treaty ebooks WIPO The View from an Authorized Entity Many Bookshare users (and potential Bookshare users!)

Six Things to Know in Nonprofit Technology News

Tech Soup Blog

A recent study by California nonprofit Community Technology Alliance found that almost 70% of the homeless people surveyed in their county did have a mobile phone. Free Microsoft Technical eBooks. nonprofit technology news nptech NPTech news cloud computing

Nonprofit Technology News for November 2013

Tech Soup Blog

As we hurtle toward the end of 2013, it’s time for an update of nonprofit technology trends and news! If you’re a nonprofit news junkie, have a look at all our Nonprofit Technology News pieces from this past year. TechSoup Technologies for Good.

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What's Your Nonprofit's Social Media Measurement Strategy?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Many nonprofits have are actively exploring social media - from dipping in their toes into the water with a low-investment experiment to jumping off the cliff. Altimeter Report: Social Media Analytics. They define this process as "social media analytics.".

The Long, Long Tail of Facebook Causes - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

57) Mobile (15) Nonprofit Benchmark Studies (15) Nonprofit Events (36) nptech (8) Online Advertising (5) Online Advocacy (47) Online Fundraising (97) Online Marketing (59) Online Organizing (32) SEO (3) Social Networking (109) Technology (31) Trends (51) Video (27) Volunteering (2) Web 2.0 (60)

Learn The Art Of Effective Messaging

Eric Jacobsen Blog

What youll read is primarily based on what Ive learned from a variety of mentors, co-workers and supervisors over the past 30 years. -- Eric Jacobson -- formerly a Senior Vice President at Penton Media in Overland Park, Kansas (Kansas City, MO). •what media you can use to convey it.

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The Nonprofit Weekly Roundup: Blogging Advice, Better Websites, and Email Marketing Stats

Connection Cafe

Tech Impact compiled 20 Insightful Nonprofit Technology and Social Media Stats , validating the need for nonprofits to establish a social media presence and incorporate story in order to grow their supporter base. I can’t believe it.

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4 Ways to Gain Followers for Your School on Instagram

Connection Cafe

The social media channel I’m most excited about using this school year is Instagram. I promote Instagram Tuesday on social media using an image I created in Canva . Nonprofit Marketing advancement Independent Schools k12 non profit social media

3 New Free Resources for Nonprofits

Wild Apricot

To help with your nonprofit’s year-end fundraising and strategic planning for 2011, here are three great new resources – two ebooks and an important research report – just released by leaders in the nonprofit sector, and all available without charge.( E-mail marketing Facebook Fundraising General non-profit interest nonprofit non-profit Non-profit Communications Non-profit technology nptech research social media surveys Twitter webinar

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A Fundraising Success Checklist for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For those who have purchased the ebook of Mobile for Good , it is impossible to use the checklist since ebooks are static in their functionality. Create a separate donate page for tribute giving for effective promotion in email communications and mobile and social media.

Free Facebook Guide for Small Non-profits

Wild Apricot

social media consultant John Haydon has a free ebook for you: "The Complete Guide to Facebook for Small Non-Profits" is a comprehensive collection of strategies, tactics, tips, and tutorials to help small non-profits get more out of using Facebook.( Tags: Non-profit technology Fundraising nptech Marketing online community Facebook social media If your organization is struggling to figure out Facebook – and who isn’t?

DIAGRAM Center

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

This is becoming crucially important as the problem of delivering access to text is increasingly solved by the move to ebook publishing and solutions like our Bookshare library. The first exciting part of our work has been delivered by the National Center on Accessible Media, one of our two key partners in DIAGRAM (along with the DAISY Consortium). But, it’s turned out to be one of the best surveys of assistive technology we’ve ever seen.

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[Webinar Notes] Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Webinar for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

There is an art and science to mobile and social media. Mobile and social media are powerful fundraising tools. To be successful utilizing mobile and social media for fundraising, you need a strategic plan and a budget. Chapter 1: Nonprofit Technology and Fundraising.

The dark side of community management

SocialFish

Living at the intersection of those two world is bound to generate conflict, role confusion, and a strong need for a support community, as the ebook demonstrates. This is more evidence that becoming a social organization requires more than adopting new technology solutions.

Tried-and-True Methods for Reaching Older Donors: A Quick Guide

NonProfit Hub

With the rise of intuitive touch-based computing and streamlined user interfaces, technology is more accessible to different age groups than ever before. Be Willing to Adjust Social Media Strategy. Featured Fundraising Nonprofit Technology Nonprofit Web Design

Increasing Accessible Publishing Globally

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

The world has finally moved beyond just electronically creating books that are then distributed as ordinary print books to actually delivering digital ebooks. Pioneers like George Kerscher and the DAISY Consortium have worked tirelessly to ensure that the standard format for talking books for people with visual impairments has become the primary commercial ebook standard. That is, we want the ebooks that are purchased by the general public to be fully accessible.

On the Future of Braille: Thoughts by Radical Braille Advocates

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

We are confident that technology can continue to improve the quality of electronic braille such that a blind consumer can expect both immediate AND high quality braille on demand. And how will changing technology impact tactile design, production and use?

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The Long, Long Tail of Facebook Causes - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

57) Mobile (15) Nonprofit Benchmark Studies (15) Nonprofit Events (36) nptech (8) Online Advertising (5) Online Advocacy (47) Online Fundraising (97) Online Marketing (59) Online Organizing (32) SEO (3) Social Networking (109) Technology (31) Trends (51) Video (27) Volunteering (2) Web 2.0 (60)

A Mobile and Social Fundraising Success Checklist for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

However, for those nonprofits that have purchased the ebook version of Mobile for Good it is impossible to use the checklist since ebooks are static in their functionality and content. Integrate mobile and social media into print materials. ? </CL> New Media Managers. ?

7 Tips for a Successful Content Marketing Strategy

NonProfit Hub

Make-a-Wish uses heartwarming personal stories to provide material for great video content that it distributes on social media. The main channels that drive content distribution are search engine optimization, social media and email marketing. Use marketing technologies.

David Grossman On Mastering The Art Of Messaging

Eric Jacobsen Blog

David Grossman , president and founder of The Grossman Group , published in 2010 a helpful, free eBook titled: Mastering The Art of Messaging. Using the 18-page ebook , you''ll learn : what a strategic messaging plan should encompass (and what it shouldn’t).

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How False Conviction Could Help Science Centers Be More Human

Museum 2.0

It’s not every day that a science center releases an ebook about wrongful conviction in rape and murder cases. This interview is not really about an ebook. interview Technology Tools Worth Checking Out

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5 Ideas to Help You Take the Next Step with Your Online Visitors

Connection Cafe

But how to execute on that premise is an ever-evolving landscape of strategies, tactics, and technological assets (which we’ll be discussing in our 7/16 webinar). Dowload the eBook and join us for our webinar series all about building strategies for new donor acquisition online!

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112 Nonprofit Blog Posts, Articles, and Stories from 2013 You Can’t Miss.

Connection Cafe

Now that’s social engagement #SFBatkid and it’s evidence to the power of social media. In this short episode of Fundraising Fundamentals, How to Use Social Media in Year-End Drive s , Natalie Stamer of St. Each program is as unique as the organization that’s driving it, so it’s about discovering the media that works for you. Get the specifics here: The Best Times To Post To Social Media: Introducing the Burrito Principle.

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The Top 9 Nonprofit Marketing Tips and Trends for the Future

Connection Cafe

But what do the advancements in technology really mean, and how can they be embraced to fuel your mission? Bring media back to social media. . For even more expert advice, check out the latest npEXPERTS ebook!

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12 Online Fundraising Tools to Watch in 2019

Nonprofit Tech for Good

2019 marks the 20-year anniversary of the release of the first “Donate Now” service and while some online fundraising pioneers envisioned the tools available today, for many the evolution of online giving, especially through social media, would have been unimaginable.

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10 Best Web Content Practices - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

57) Mobile (15) Nonprofit Benchmark Studies (15) Nonprofit Events (36) nptech (8) Online Advertising (5) Online Advocacy (47) Online Fundraising (97) Online Marketing (59) Online Organizing (32) SEO (3) Social Networking (109) Technology (31) Trends (51) Video (27) Volunteering (2) Web 2.0 (60)

Upcoming Webinar on July 30: Adult Library Programs Gone Mobile

Tech Soup Blog

Bringing mobile devices into adult library programs can be an excellent way to promote library e-media and teach digital literacy skills. She will share tips for instilling technology confidence in staff and providing user-driven training.

Ten Books for Every Nonprofit Professional’s Reading List

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

If you are looking for more recommendations, check out Book Authority’s list of 52 Best Nonprofit eBooks of All Time ( The Happy Healthy Nonprofit is #9). Great storytelling is one thing, but you need to your stories shared across the right media channels.

3 Tips on Planning a Nonprofit Crowdfunding Campaign

John Haydon

Latch – use different media to tell the same story. Go Social – technology and social media allow you to reach your network quickly and often. Online Fundraising Your People crowdfunding Facebook Marketing fundraising peer-to-peer fundraising social media Strategy

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. The first publisher to donate books to Bookshare, years ahead of their peers, was O’Reilly Media.

Great reads from January 16th through February 6th

Amy Sample Ward

These are my links for January 16th through February 6th: How Twitter is Being Used By Companies | Mobile Technology in TAFE - Great post from Sue Waters about how different companies are using Twitter. How to Use the New FriendFeed Search for Social Media Intelligence - ReadWriteWeb - Have you tried using FriendFeed?

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10 Steps to #GivingTuesday Success

NonProfit Hub

GivingTuesday, now in its fifth year, is a global day of giving — fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Your content can come in many forms, such as blog posts, email campaigns, press releases, YouTube videos, downloadable eBooks, podcasts, etc. Engage the Media .

5 Ideas to Help You Take the Next Step with Your Online Visitors

Connection Cafe

But how to execute on that premise is an ever-evolving landscape of strategies, tactics, and technological assets (which we’ll be discussing in our 7/16 webinar). Dowload the eBook and join us for our webinar series all about building strategies for new donor acquisition online!

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The Case for Copyright Exceptions and Fair Use

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

417 (1984), also known as the “ Betamax case ”, is a landmark copyright precedent that has had enormous implications for the media economy. It affected every step of the evolution of digital media—from the VCR to the digital video recorder to YouTube.

5 Facebook Marketing Tips for Nonprofits

BoardAssist

Social media marketing has a lower cost and enables organizations to connect with potential volunteers, sponsors, donors, etc. Social media marketing has a lower cost and enables organizations to connect with potential volunteers, sponsors, donors, etc.

Content Strategy Lessons from Lego: Everything is Awesome, Especially your Content

SocialFish

This post originally appeared here on the Vanguard Technology blog. This could include blog posts, videos, infographics, social media, etc. ———— Everything is awesome. Everything is cool when you’re part of a team.