LinkedIn for Good Launches Board Connect for Nonprofits

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Launched today, LinkedIn Board Connect for Nonprofit Organizations is a new board member recruiting program that enables nonprofits to easily tap into LinkedIn’s 175+ million strong network of professionals. Claim and set up your nonprofit’s LinkedIn Company Page.

10 Random, But Useful Online Communications Tips for Nonprofits

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1) Coordinate Tweets and Facebook Posts with e-newsletters and fundraising appeals. Some subscribers to your email list will visit your nonprofit’s Twitter Profile or Facebook Page to retweet or share a story or call-to-action that is featured in your e-newsletter or fundraising appeal.

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12 Not-So-Great Realities About Nonprofits and Social Media

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Nonprofits have spent years promoting Facebook and get rewarded with a 2% organic reach. Millions of nonprofits worldwide have been asking supporters and donors to “Follow Us on Facebook!” ” or “Like Our Facebook Page!”

Bookmark Your Browsers! The Official Blogs of the World’s Most Popular Social Media Sites

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Facebook Newsroom :: newsroom.fb.com. Facebook has 1.44 Facebook. YouTube Creator Blog :: youtubecreator.blogspot.com. YouTube has 1 billion monthly users. YouTube. LinkedIn Official Blog :: blog.linkedin.com. LinkedIn has 347 million monthly users.

10 Signs Your Small Nonprofit Excels at Social Media

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On top of those challenges, Facebook reach has dropped to an abysmal 1%. LinkedIn, Pinterest, Snapchat, YouTube, Google+, Vine, Tumblr? Small nonprofits can barely invest the time it takes to manage a Facebook Page and Twitter Profile. Facebook Donations.

59 Useful Mobile Apps & Online Tools for Nonprofits

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Chatfuel is platform that enables users to create Facebook Messenger chatbots without any coding experience. You can user applets created by others or create your own for sites such as Gmail, Facebook, Instagram, or Pinterest.

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12 Must-Know Stats About Online Fundraising, Social Media, and Mobile Technology

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For Every 1,000 email subscribers, nonprofits have 428 Facebook followers, 141 Twitter followers, and 39 Instagram followers. LinkedIn Snapchat Instagram Social Media Facebook Twitter Google Plus YouTube Mobile Media Fundraising

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27 Online Stores That Benefit Nonprofits

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Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTubeThe National Retail Federation estimates that online sales will grow 6 to 8 percent this holiday season.

A Fundraising Success Checklist for Nonprofits

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Facebook. Design and upload custom graphics to your Facebook Page. Optimize your page for Facebook Graph Search. Launch a Facebook Group, if applicable. Experiment with Facebook Events. □ Merge your YouTube channel with your Google+ Page. LinkedIn.

5 Online Communication Styles for Nonprofits

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to every comment posted on their Facebook Page, neither of which is effective or a good investment of time. LinkedIn Instagram Social Media Facebook Twitter Google Plus YouTube Mobile Media Fundraising

2017 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar

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LinkedIn Snapchat Instagram Social Media Facebook Twitter Google Plus YouTube Mobile Media FundraisingCause awareness and giving days can be very powerful themes upon which to craft and launch online fundraising campaigns.

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

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In 2005 Facebook was only open to college students and professors, Twitter didn’t exist, and the iPhone was still in concept mode. They began actively using Myspace in 2004 and YouTube in 2005 – years before the Fortune 500 companies.

15 Must-Know Fundraising and Social Media Stats

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LinkedIn launched in 2003, Facebook launched in 2004, and Twitter launched in 2006. Facebook, LinkedIn, and Pinterest are the most regularly accessed networks. Facebook, Tumblr, and Instagram are where users spend the most time.

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36 Useful Apps & Online Tools for Nonprofits

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Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTubeThe number of low-cost or free apps and online tools available to nonprofits today is astounding.

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27 Stats About How NGOs Worldwide Use Online Technology and Social Media

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92% of global NGOs have a Facebook Page. Other social networks used by global NGOs are YouTube (55%), LinkedIn (51%), Google+ (28%), and WhatsApp (16%). Of those, the top three live reporting tools are Facebook (79%), Twitter (56%), and YouTube (23%).

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2016 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar

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Facebook Twitter Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Fundraising Social Media YouTube Giving Days Cause Awareness DaysCause awareness and giving days can be very powerful for online fundraising.

How to Write a Social Media Fundraising Strategy for Your Nonprofit

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Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTubeThe following is an excerpt from Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits.

24 Must-Read Fundraising and Social Media Reports for Nonprofits

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Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTubeThe reports listed below are just a small sampling of some of the research available to nonprofits on the subjects of online fundraising and social media.

The Importance of Branding Your Nonprofit on Social Networks Through Graphic Design

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The were active on Myspace, YouTube, and creating Facebook Groups long before most of the companies that are often praised for being the pioneers of social media. Facebook Cover :: 815 x 315 pixels. LinkedIn Banner :: 646 x 220 pixels.

30 Online Stores That Benefit Nonprofits

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Facebook Fundraising Google Plus Instagram LinkedIn Mobile Media Snapchat Social Media Twitter YouTubeThe National Retail Federation estimates that U.S. households will spend an average of $935.58 this holiday season.

28 Must-Read Fundraising and Social Media Reports for Nonprofits

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Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTubeThe reports listed below are just a small sampling of some of the research available to nonprofits on the subjects of online fundraising and social media.

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How Much Time Social Media Requires for Fundraising Success

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Facebook (4 hours): To post and schedule status updates four to six times weekly, respond to messages and comments, and monitor insights. LinkedIn (2 hours): To share two to three posts weekly, maintain your personal profile, and participate in LinkedIn Groups.

15 Lessons Learned from Donating Online to 32 Nonprofits

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10 Goals for Nonprofit New Media Managers for 2015

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Write LinkedIn Recommendations. Throughout 2015, add to your calendar the time necessary to write one or two LinkedIn Recommendations each month. 2015 would be a good year to spend a little less time on Facebook and more time building a community on another social network.

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Five Nonprofit Technology Trends to Watch in 2014

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Facebook recently selected 18 of their favorite nonprofits and embedded a “Donate Now” on their Facebook Pages and while that was nice of them to do, it’s not useful to the other million+ nonprofits (in the United States alone) that would like access to the service.

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5 Online Communication Styles for Nonprofits

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For example, many nonprofits mass thank their Twitterfollowers for retweets and their Facebook fans for every comment posted on their Facebook Page. Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTube

HOW TO: Report Live from Nonprofit Events and Conferences

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In advance of the event, your new media manager should prepare a minimum of 10 tweets and two or three posts for Facebook, Google+, Tumblr, and so on (depending on how many days your event is scheduled for) to maximize marketing and fundraising results.

Mobile for Good: A Free How-To Fundraising Webinar for Nonprofits

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Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTube Date: Thursday, March 20. Time: 1pm-2:30 EDT. Cost: Free! How to Register: Sign up. Presented by: Heather Mansfield. View: Complete Webinar Schedule.

How Much Time Mobile and Social Media Require

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Facebook (4 hours): To post and schedule status updates four to six times weekly, respond to messages and comments, and monitor insights. LinkedIn (4 hours): To share two to three posts weekly, maintain your personal profile, and participate in LinkedIn Groups.

10 Holiday Tribute Gift Programs That Benefit Nonprofits

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10 Must-Have Skills for Nonprofit New Media Managers

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Rather, a new media manager’s day is divided into five- or ten-minute intervals—five minutes posting on Facebook, ten minutes creating a Twitter list, twenty minutes creating a Google+ invitation, three minutes posting on Tumblr, two minutes commenting on Instagram, and so on.

Must-Read Fundraising and Social Media Reports for Nonprofits

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Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTube The reports listed below are just a small sampling of some of the research available to nonprofits on the subjects of online fundraising and social media.

11 Must-Know Stats About How NGOs Worldwide Use Internet Technology

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95% have a Facebook Page. Other social networks used by NGOs worldwide are LinkedIn (52%), YouTube (51%), Google+ (30%), Pinterest (22%), Tumblr (6%), and Snapchat (2%). Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTube

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All Nonprofit Tech for Good Webinars Are Now Free and Open to the Nonprofit Community

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Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTube Thanks to a sponsorship from the Public Interest Registry , for the first and only time all Nonprofit Tech for Good webinars are being offered for free to the nonprofit community.

12 Early Adopters of the.NGO and.ONG Domains

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Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits

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Using Facebook, Twitter, Google+, LinkedIn, YouTube, Instagram, Pinterest, and Tumblr. Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTube

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The Three Most Common Mistakes Nonprofit Group Admins Make on LinkedIn

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LinkedIn Groups can be very high in ROI as long as you’re patient and willing to invest at least an hour a week promoting and monitoring your LinkedIn Group. It’s at that point that the spammers take over and once a LinkedIn Group becomes overrun with spam, forget it.

20 Holiday Gift Programs That Benefit Nonprofits

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2014 Cause Awareness Days

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Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTube Launching online fundraising campaigns around cause awareness days is good strategy.

Announcing the 2017 Global Trends in Giving Survey!

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LinkedIn Snapchat Instagram Social Media Facebook Twitter Google Plus YouTube Mobile Media FundraisingThank you for taking the 2017 Global Trends in Giving Survey! .

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