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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10X: CEO’s Update: Spring 2014

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

How can we use technology in a new way to improve people’s lives that is an order of magnitude better? Can we help stimulate the creation of far more technology-for-good ventures? While it’s not a panacea, technology has been the engine of so many improvements in society.

7 Tips for a Successful Content Marketing Strategy

NonProfit Hub

Infographics, videos, charts, photos, blog posts and podcasts are just a handful of content avenues that can be used as part of an effective content marketing strategy. Use marketing technologies.

4 Ways to Gain Followers for Your School on Instagram

Connection Cafe

However, they also have a slick tool called Explore that shows you photos from near your physical location. We ask them to take 10-30 photos during the day highlighting a day in their life at Sewickley Academy. Regram Photos.

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? Nonprofits need to produce better videos, photos and infographics that people consume and share quickly. For even more expert advice, check out the latest npEXPERTS ebook!

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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.

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. Photo credits: Patrick Ball

Developing a Web Experience for all Devices with Responsive Design

SocialFish

The following is an excerpt from Ray Van Hilst’s new eBook , 10 Things Members Want from Your Association Website. Download the rest of the eBook 10 Things Members Want from Your Association Website for more tips on how to improve the member experience on your association website.

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5 Facebook Marketing Tips for Nonprofits

BoardAssist

Tip 3: Create a Branded Cover Photo. With your cover photo. Here you can direct fans to a product, service, your latest webinar or even an ebook. Tech Impact is a nonprofit whose mission is to empower communities and nonprofits to use technology to better serve our world.

Free education tools you have never heard of

SocialFish

There are thousands of science eBooks, ask expert section and online classrooms on the website. There are tons of videos on the website and this allows users to learn new information in life sciences, business and technology, among others.

Great reads from around the web on February 20th

Amy Sample Ward

" Check out the 12 Trends, from Personalized Video Thanking to Ebooks to Digital Fundraising Staffing! NTEN’s Technology Leadership Academy Returns for 2012 – "We're excited to announce that the Technology Leadership Academy is returning in 2012. " Learn more about the various educational programs planned and how to submit either your one minute video or five photo presentation to the competition!

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Build Core Strength with a Modern Marketing Team

SocialFish

Technology and market channel growth play a big role in how organizations choose to structure themselves. This ebook will be your go-to guide for evaluating, planning, and creating the marketing team dreams are made of. photo credit ).

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10 Steps to #GivingTuesday Success

NonProfit Hub

Your content can come in many forms, such as blog posts, email campaigns, press releases, YouTube videos, downloadable eBooks, podcasts, etc. Remember, an image is worth a thousand words, so don’t forget to include high-quality photos or videos with every media release you send.

Why Scoring Member Engagement Matters, Part 1

SocialFish

Every Monday, we’ll be bringing you the inside scoop from several awesome association technology vendors and consultants who will share the insights they have gleaned from years of working in our association industry. To download a copy of the full eBook, please click here.

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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. Write content and secure photos for all website pages. Learn photo and video editing skills.

Why Scoring Member Engagement Matters, Part 3

SocialFish

Here’s the latest post in our “INDUSTRY INSIDERS” column, where we bring you the inside scoop from several awesome association technology vendors and consultants who will share the insights they have gleaned from years of working in our association industry. photo credit ).

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Nonprofit Marketing Plan Must-Haves: Integration and Automation

Connection Cafe

From donor retention to nonprofit marketing to organizational leadership, every ebook is an invaluable resource. But like any strategy or tool, the technology alone won’t transform your supporter engagement program.

Why Scoring Member Engagement Matters, Part 4

SocialFish

Here’s the latest post in our “INDUSTRY INSIDERS” column, where we bring you the inside scoop from several awesome association technology vendors and consultants who will share the insights they have gleaned from years of working in our association industry. photo credit ).

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

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Chapter 1: Nonprofit Technology and Fundraising. Use larger photos and more of them. ? Conclusion: For the ebook readers , the Nonprofit Tech Checklist has been added to Nonprofit Tech for Good.

Why I’m Scared of the SOPA Bill by Jim Fruchterman

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Flickr Photo by DonkeyHotey. We provide accessible ebooks that can be spoken aloud, turned into Braille or large print. The problem is that we provide technology that allows for security, privacy and circumvention.

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Social Business and Generations

SocialFish

I’m talking about taking social software and technology and (more importantly) the ideas behind them, and applying them to the way we lead, manage, and run organizations. One of the conclusions I drew when I wrote an ebook about generations (seven years ago!!)

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. Write content and secure photos for all website pages. ?

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

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Photo by Halloween Jack. Advocacy: activation of evangelism, word of mouth, and the spread of information through social technologies. Supporting: customers may self support each other, or companies may directly assist them using social technologies.

Beaconfire Survey: Tech Gadgets | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

05/17/2010: Method Tweeting: Act I Updates in Your Inbox Beaconfire at Play More of Beaconfire Bloggers photos www. No need to get a Kindle or the Sony eBook reader.

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

Connection Cafe

million tweets and 914,000 photos shared, the Movember movement did something right. On Friday alone, there were 78,000 tweets and 10,000 photos shared of him. On Hubspot’s blog they list the 1 0 Nonprofits That are Totally Nailing Pinterest Marketing to inspire your organization to leverage the photo-sharing site to grow support. It’s been quite the year.

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Ctrl+Alt+Delete: Rebooting Your Digital Community Building

NTEN

If the program staff posted Facebook photos of the successful food drive? In 2010, she published her short book and ebook, Nine Steps to a Successful Fundraising Campaign. By Jamie Millard and Lori L.

App Recommendations from TechSoup Staff: Part Two

Tech Soup Blog

Camera ZOOM FX - photo enhancement app. Photoshop Express - for photo editing on my phone. Their team of journalists pull together a politics and technology news feed that condenses the essential information of the day and makes easy to look at on the small screen. Overdrive media console – is an audio and ebook downloader and reader app which is especially useful for ebooks you get from the library.

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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)

Using the iPhone as a Reader | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

05/17/2010: Method Tweeting: Act I Updates in Your Inbox Beaconfire at Play More of Beaconfire Bloggers photos www. I didn’t have time to purchase through normal, non-technological means, because I’d been hoping to read said play before auditioning for it in a couple of days.