Here's 28 Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Should Switch to EveryAction

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

Thousands of nonprofits use EveryAction every day to raise money, manage offline fundraising through pledges and grants, send emails, run nonprofit digital advocacy campaigns, and so much more. It's offline fundraising tools were built for development pros.

Now Is the Time for IT Leaders to Re-imagine IT

NTEN

Flickr photo: pasukaru76 "Now is the Time for IT Leaders to Re-imagine IT" That was the subject line of an email I received from Gartner recently. Change Management gartner NPTech NTEN IT Staff

Nonprofits Should Consider SMS Fundraising With Eyes Wide Open

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

It closely follows Gartner's Technology Hype Cycle. The Haiti crisis demonstrated that text to give fundraising can be a powerful tool, particularly as an "early responder" fundraising technique in disaster. When will we see a Network for Good for text fundraising campaigns?

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5 Nonprofit Technology Trends to Watch in 2017

Nonprofit Tech for Good

2) A Revival in Email Fundraising. In response to declining engagement and reach on social media, in 2017 nonprofits will begin to refocus their efforts on email communications and fundraising. 4) Increased Adoption of New and Improved Mobile Fundraising Apps.

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Why Savvy Nonprofits Are Dumping QuickBooks™ and Moving to the Cloud

Connection Cafe

Fundraisers are embracing the speed, mobility and flexibility delivered through the cloud. The great majority of CFOs are planning to implement cloud services for their companies in 2015 and beyond, according to surveys from CFO Magazine, KPMG and Gartner.

Cloud Before Cloud was Cool

Connection Cafe

Last week, Gartner “the world’s leading information technology research and advisory company” issued a press release around the results of a worldwide survey of CIO’s in the commercial sector. They use the Internet… What is most interesting to me is the benefits that commercial CIO’s espouse to Gartner when talking about their reasons for implementing cloud computing – they are just as valuable to nonprofits. Author: Tad Druart.

Webinar: Appreciate, Engage and Retain Your Supporters

Frogloop

All across the fundraising landscape, donor retention is falling. Gartner Inc. Amy Ganderson -- Digital Marketing Director, The Nature Conservancy As a Director of Digital Marketing for The Nature Conservancy, Amy Ganderson leads the development of strategic online marketing programs and campaigns designed to advance the Conservancy’s guiding marketing strategies to build reputation, influence conservation action and achieve fundraising goals.

Google + for Social Change Activists: Dive in Early or Wait?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I think pulling people off Facebook is going to be a challenge.&# Shawn Ahmed , a free agent fundraiser, concurs, “We don’t know what the space will be for social change activists.&#.

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Game On: How Gamification is Changing the Sector

ASU Lodestar Center

In some cases, fundraisers become casino nights or raffles drive donors to purchase family vacations for two to three times more than their standard price, all just to support a charity. Fundraising is a way that gamification can be utilized, but it’s not the bottom line for the social sector. Brian Burke, VP of Research at Gartner, defines 7 key considerations when designing the player experience for gamification: Business Outcomes and Success Metrics.

Social Notworking and Other Social Networking Challenges

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Gartner's Technology Hype Cycles : I created that diagram based on the Gartner's theory and have seen it come into play over and over again. My FLickr Stream.

Nonprofit Technology News for April 2013

Tech Soup Blog

Gartner just came out with a pretty set of interesting predictions on the hardware market through 2017. NPTech Online Fundraising Trends. It's a 40-page study that measures what's going on with nonprofit email, fundraising, social media, and mobile.

Virtual Platforms for Good: Empowering Individuals

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Photo UgoTrade Blog. I wanted to highlight a couple of observations that Lucy Bernholz makes in her analysis of yesterday's discussion about philanthropy in Second Life by the MacArthur Foundation.

Nonprofit Technology News for May 2013: Free WiFi in Forbes Magazine and Braille Phones

Tech Soup Blog

Gartner just came out with a pretty set of interesting predictions on the hardware market through 2017. NPTech Online Fundraising Trends. It's a 40-page study that measures what's going on with nonprofit email, fundraising, social media, and mobile.