Thu.Apr 26, 2012

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6 Ways to Stop Your Website from Leaking Potential Online Donors


Download the report now! . Yes, 47%! How frustrating. Which leads me to the main point of this post. Here are a few ideas for you. Be creative here.

Priming Your Board for Fundraising

Connection Cafe

Author: Rachel Muir. In reality, these people may have no real connection to your cause. Board Manual. Board Contract. Program attendance.

How To Apply Social to Membership Retention and Renewal


Do you work in Membership? Social media can and should do more for membership than for any other association department. This is how. Go check it out.

Heartbeat of the Nonprofit Industry

Connection Cafe

Author: Cheryl Black. While enjoying the spring conference circuit, Convio put our (very patient) camerapeople and me to work.

Attention Data Nerds: The Future is Now: Mobile Strategies for Social Impact

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Guest Post: The Future is Now: Mobile Strategies for Social Impact. By Laura Efurd, Chief Strategy & Innovation Officer, ZeroDivide.

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Raising Awareness and Funds With Social Fundraising

Wild Apricot Blog

Getting more "social" with fundraising can have real impact. Here are some ideas on and examples of social fundraising. social giving Fundraising nonprofit blog carnival

Compound Bow, Longbow and Bowling Balls. Network-Centric Advocacy: Potential Energy with the Advocacy Movement.

Network-Centric Advocacy

Compound bows maximize the energy storage throughout the draw cycle and provide let-off at the end of the cycle (less holding weight at full draw). A traditional recurve bow has a very linear draw force curve - meaning that as the bow is drawn back, the draw force becomes increasingly heavier with each inch of draw (and most difficult at full draw).

Help Your Email Reach Its Destination


PublishDate: April 2012. Some email will simply never reach its destination—it might go to a bad address, get caught in a spam filter, or routed to a “junk” folder where it’s deleted or overlooked. This can be frustrating for nonprofits who work hard to nurture a list of email addresses. Don’t send email they haven’t signed up for.

Network Learning at TEDEd.

Network-Centric Advocacy

. Can we use this on advocacy issues? How about some TEDEd and Activism linked together? . Advocacy Strategy Communication Technology Media Trends

Red Cross - FEMA Shelter Data Exchange


Similarly, shelter data updates from FEMA can be shared with the Red Cross. In times of crisis, shared and accurate data is at a premium. Dr. W.

Guerrilla Libraries. The Network Coordination. Old Phone Booths as Network Hubs.

Network-Centric Advocacy

Is there any screening process for the books? For instance, do you try to include great works of literature, or perhaps focus on more accessible and popular novels? I want everything and anything. And obviously as people leave their own books, I'd want the collection to become a record of the interests of that particular site. This is beautiful.

Understanding social media in China - McKinsey Quarterly - Marketing & Sales - Digital Marketing

AFP Blog

Understanding social media in China - McKinsey Quarterly - Marketing & Sales - Digital Marketing : Understanding social media in China The world’s largest social-media market is vastly different from its counterpart in the West. Yet the ingredients of a winning strategy are familiar

"Choices Reveal Who We Are" & Who We Are Is Shaped by our Choices.

Network-Centric Advocacy

I always enjoy Valdis Krebs' perspectives on networks. The way Valdis sees the world is interesting and this riff is no different. Our choices reveal who we are , and who we are like! via When the choices available are shaped by our culture and policy, the reverse of this statement starts to become haunting.

Lame spam of the day: CareerBuilder position notices

Robert Weiner

I'm being deluged by these today. This site says they're malware delivery vehicles. Version 1: Subject: Open position which you might be interested in.

Maid Serives, Nail Salons, Taxi Cabs, Issue Groups and Complex Problems for Organizing Change.

Network-Centric Advocacy

We operate in a sector that has no profits, no barriers to entry, little overhead and low labor costs. In every other sector like our own, the dominate model of operations becomes small independent operations or very lightly controlled franchises. The new groups recruit talent and pulll together power to create change.