Trending Sources

Key Findings From the Fundraising Effectiveness Survey: Where Do We Go From Here?

Connection Cafe

Last week, our friends at AFP released the 2015 Fundraising Effectiveness Survey Report. That’s a NET LOSS of 3%! percent rate of growth.

Be effective and efficient

Connection Cafe

No matter where you work, we all want to work smarter, not harder—to be effective and efficient and to reduce the stress of the daily grind.

Predictive Modeling vs. Wealth Screening: Effective Segmentation Programs Require a Healthy Mix

Connection Cafe

It’s a great debate. Some tend to gravitate toward wealth data alone because it feels more tangible—or understandable—than predictive modeling.

Model 89

The Top 10 Most Effective Donation Form Optimizations You Can Make

Connection Cafe

Online giving was up 13.5% in 2013 and has been growing by double digits ever since. That’s a 200% improvement! Take charity: water for example.

2 Proven Ways to Maximize Fundraising Effectiveness

NetWits

Every nonprofit who relies on fundraising to accomplish their mission looks for more effective ways to raise money and improve donor retention.

Nonprofit Email Design: 20 Tips for More Effective Emails

NetWits

Maximizing the effectiveness of your email marketing includes understanding and leveraging the latest email design strategies and best practices.

email 114

Is Your Nonprofit's Content Effective?

Frogloop

Are Google Analytics your best friend? Does data that gives you insight into your fundraising and advocacy strategy make you happy?

Are You Engaging Donors Effectively?

Frogloop

Is your nonprofit effectively engaging donors? Are you moving donors up the ladder of engagement? And don''t just rely on automated emails.

10 Steps to a More Effective Nonprofit Website

NetWits

— Creating an effective nonprofit website isn’t easy. On to the last three tips for creating an effective nonprofit website.

Webinars: Designing Effective Learning Experiences

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

This post summarizes some learning research and offers some tips for delivering effective webinars. It was delivered in two sessions.

How To Write Effective Emails

NetWits

Given the amount of communication platforms that are available these days, how much time are you devoting to putting together your email content?

email 66

Create Effective Nonprofit Websites Using 3 Simple Suggestions

NetWits

Let’s get right into the next three best practices for effective nonprofit websites. I hope you have enjoyed the other posts.

More Effective Nonprofit Websites in 2 Simple Steps (part 2)

NetWits

Part two of our four part series on Effective Nonprofit Websites. — “The Web is a world of first impressions, and quick ones at that.

10 Simple Fundraising Tips Guaranteed to Improve Effectiveness

NetWits

Looking to be a more effective fundraiser? Register Now ! Form a List. potential donors). Think creatively here. Make sure you set a goal.

Tips 109

5 Features of Effective Email Newsletters

John Haydon

The post 5 Features of Effective Email Newsletters appeared first on John Haydon. Email Marketing email newsletter

The Ecosystem of Good: How We’ll Revolutionize Philanthropy

Connection Cafe

That would be more than just a ripple effect. It all comes down to the network effect. Sometimes you get discouraged.

3 Key Elements for Effective Nonprofit Storytelling

John Haydon

The post 3 Key Elements for Effective Nonprofit Storytelling appeared first on John Haydon. What makes someone donate to your cause?

Marketing Tools for Your Nonprofit and When They’re Effective

NonProfit Hub

The post Marketing Tools for Your Nonprofit and When They’re Effective appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. Direct Mail. Advertising.

Infographic: 8 Effective Social Media Strategies

Frogloop

But these social media strategy tips will definitely help you engage your community more effectively. You may think "oh that is so basic."

How to Effectively Use an Email Welcome Series to Boost New Donor Acquisition

Connection Cafe

Guest post by Ryan King , Blackbaud’s Sr. Channel Marketing Manager. Picture this: Bob : “Jim, I’d like to introduce you to my friend Alex. Click here.

email 118

Does Rigorous Data Analysis Thwart Effective Storytelling by Non-Profits?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Her most controversial point was: “Rigorous data gathering and analysis can get in the way of effective storytelling by non-profits.”. nptech?

5 Tips for Nonprofits To Host Effective Walking Meetings

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

@kanter A walking meeting in progress. Gotta take advantage of these #nyc streets + great weather! cc @ynpnnyc pic.twitter.com/RkZDLoG77T. Walking

Get LinkedIn or Get Left Out: Using LinkedIn Effectively

SocialFish

What makes LinkedIn so superior to alternative social networking sites is its exclusively professional audience and no-nonsense atmosphere. Sales.

5 Common Sense Approaches To Effective Nonprofit Digital Marketing

TechImpact

Being flashy and eye catching is important, but so is effective utilization of the advertising medium. Be simple. Be brave. Be human.

Weekly Nonprofit Roundup: Infographics, Effective Email Campaigns, and Online Fundraising

Connection Cafe

Ahh, Sunday, we meet again. Another week is coming to a close. Is it just me, or is each week feeling shorter than the last? We ALL need more time.

email 66

6 Effective Fundraising Ideas for Small Nonprofits (with examples!)

Wild Apricot Blog

This is a guest post by Adam Weinger, President of Double the Donation. A challenge I’ve come across with small nonprofits is finding a fundraising idea that will make a big impact, but will also be inexpensive. From my experience, there are six types

10 Ways To Segment Donors To Improve Nonprofit Fundraising Effectiveness

TechImpact

It seems intuitive, but ensuring you’re sending millennials a text message alert or an email is far more effective than sending them a direct mail.

Donor 47

From Dysfunctional To Dynamic: Tips For Effective Board Meetings

Wild Apricot Blog

Here are highlights from our Expert Webinar – Tools For More Effective Board Meetings – with Rick Lent. leadership webinars

Tools 47

From 2005 to 2015: The Radical Effect of Social Media on Nonprofit Web Design

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The average person worldwide has five social media accounts and spends an average of 1 hour and 40 minutes browsing these networks every day. hrw.org.

How To Train Your Attention and Be Effective When Working Online

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

In short, you don’t spend enough time in either mode for your brain to be effective. Photo by BirgerKing. Take a guess. Be honest.

Create a More Effective Nonprofit Website Using These 2 Simple Suggestions

NetWits

Effective nonprofit websites don’t exist as boutiques to show off information. But you already know that. Keep mobile in mind!

7 Tips for Running Effective Nonprofit Board Meetings

NonProfit Hub

While you can provide them with dinner or gifts, a thank-you note or a special gift that is unique to your nonprofit can also be just as effective.

Using Social Media Effectively and Powerful Tactics Workshop

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Program outcomes: Guidance on developing an effective integrated social media strategy to support your mission. Social Media Master Class.

The Effectiveness of Celebrity Spokespeople in Social Fundraisers

NetWits

Which means Social fundraising (peer-to-peer fundraising with a social media twist) is gaining more traction and attention.

How Nonprofits Can Tweet Effectively During the #SOTU

Nonprofit Tech for Good

If you can tweet effectively every 2-3 minutes during the address, then go for it. Write a minimum of 10 factual tweets with sources in advance.

NGO 17

How A Small Nonprofit Effectively Used Facebook Ads

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Facebook ads are similar to Google ad words in that there is a bidding system. ” He wrote a blog post about this here. What techniques?

11 Qualities of an Effective Social Media Manager

Nonprofit Tech for Good

11 Qualities of an Effective Social Media Manager. Being an effective social media manager is both an art and a skill. Just a FYI.

The Moneyball Effect: Using Your Data

SocialFish

Maddie and I were lucky enough to attend a cool event put on by Avectra a few weeks ago, that they called The Moneyball Effect. Humanize

Movie 33

The Aunt Mabel Effect (a lesson from Digital Leap)

NetWits

So what is the The Aunt Mable Effect? Give her the tools to easily and effectively become an ambassador for your organization.

How Do We Measure Nonprofit Effectiveness?

NTEN

Nell Edgington. President. Social Velocity. Data evaluation Leadership Nell Edgington nptech nten social velocity Strategy success Program