Data Appends: A Guide for Your Nonprofit

Connection Cafe

Analytics is all the rage in development offices. Data scientists and prospect researchers on the nonprofit payroll are working side by side to mine data within the nonprofit’s information system and create models that predict who is likely to give—and who is not.

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The 2016 Nonprofit Fundraising Strategic Plan Guide

EveryAction

We created this guide to help you build just that. For some things, spontaneity is highly desirable, but any fundraising professional will tell you that planning a campaign isn’t one of them.

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Best Practice Guide to Purposeful Website Wireframes

Connection Cafe

According to Wikipedia, a wireframe is a “visual guide that represents the skeletal framework of a website” If you’re going through a design project, you’ll likely see wireframes after a user research phase and possibly a sitemap phase.

Step-by-Step Guide: Nonprofit Walking Meetings

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Here’s a step-by-step guide to get your nonprofit staff walking their way to more productive work. According to the Feet First Walking Guide: One on One Meetings: Meeting as a pair tends to be easy.

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A Guide to Evaluating Networks

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Fast forward five years, Madeleine has published a new guide on evaluating networks. A Guide to Evaluating Networks – Guest Post By Madeleine Taylor. The guide can be downloaded at www.NetworkImpact.org/NetworkEvaluation.

7 Step Policy Guide for Nonprofit Operating Reserves

Connection Cafe

In part two of this series, “ How To Develop Your Nonprofit Operating Reserves ,” we examined common factors that organizations should take into account when considering how much to set aside for their operating reserves.

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A Nonprofit’s Guide to #GivingTuesday and End of Year Fundraising

Connection Cafe

Are you ready to navigate the busiest giving season of the year? To help you finalize your route to end of year fundraising success, I’ve broken down steps you can take to drive acquisition, cultivation, and participation, both during the holiday season and as 2018 begins.

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New Guide: How To Engage Your Supporters with Social Listening

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

New Guide: How To Engage Your Supporters with Social Listening Guest Post By Roz Lemieux. We partnered with Fission Strategy to bring you a new guide that explores a simple but powerful tactic to dramatically increase engagement — responding to people as they talk about your work online.

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Your Nonprofit’s Guide To Promoting Events Via Social Media

TechImpact

The post Your Nonprofit’s Guide To Promoting Events Via Social Media appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. Image courtesy of Jeff Hurt Blog. Your nonprofit’s next event, big or small, will likely be announced and hyped up using social media.

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[Guide for Nonprofits]: How to Engage Social Media Influencers to Extend Your Reach and Drive Action

Connection Cafe

Our quick guide breaks down how you can find the people who are best positioned to share your campaign on social media, so that you can cultivate them to share on behalf of your cause. This Quick Guide Includes: Why your campaigns need influencer marketing.

Purchasing Nonprofit Software: A Fundraiser’s Guide

NonProfit Hub

The post Purchasing Nonprofit Software: A Fundraiser’s Guide appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. Your nonprofit has plenty to keep track of. From organizing donor profiles to implementing fundraising strategies to attending conferences , your mind must be scrambling to remember everything!

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Guide to the Best Free Nonprofit Webinars

NonProfit Hub

The post Guide to the Best Free Nonprofit Webinars appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. If you’re involved in the nonprofit world and haven’t been to any good webinars, you’re missing out—big. The webinar format embraces many of the things that make the internet such a great forum for education: Webinars are a low-cost, high-impact way to reach hundreds of individuals and provide education. But what are webinars, exactly?

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A Strategic Guide to Social Media for Nonprofits

SocialFish

GET THEIR COOL STRATEGIC GUIDE TO SOCIAL MEDIA FOR NONPROFITS here. As we outline the steps to craft an effective strategy, their advice will guide the way. Nancy Schwartz’s blog has a helpful step-by-step guide to creating personas. Reposted from Sprout Social with permission.

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A Complete Guide to Strategic Web Design for Nonprofits

NetWits

Web Design and Branding Guide creative Nonprofit web design web designWhat goes into creating and designing a successful nonprofit website that inspires action? That’s a great question. One that every nonprofits should think about from time to time.

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Book Review: Joan Garry’s Guide to Nonprofit Leadership

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

She has packed all that into her new book, “ Joan Garry’s Guide to Nonprofit Leadership.” The chapter includes a highly useful and practical guide to building a crisis management plan.

The Essential Guide to Social Media for Nonprofits

SocialFish

This week’s free resource for you: The Essential Guide to Social Media for Nonprofits from Salsa. Either way, check out the new eBook, The Essential Guide to Social Media for Nonprofits.

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Guarantee Success for Your Year-End Campaign with Donor Data as Your Guide

Connection Cafe

With 17.4% of overall giving happening in December , there’s no higher-stakes season for fundraising than end-of-year.

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A Step-By-Step Guide to Nonprofit Inbound Marketing

NonProfit Hub

The post A Step-By-Step Guide to Nonprofit Inbound Marketing appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. When it comes to making new friends, sometimes you meet a person and everything just clicks.

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The Ultimate Guide to Social Marketing for an Ecommerce Business

SocialFish

This study uncovers various eye opening truths about social media, which assists in guiding your decisions on the social media front. Think about how many social media accounts you currently have for your online store. Is it zero?

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A short guide to businesses who are paying volunteers

VolunteerMark

We''ve talked about ways you can recruit paid volunteers - today, let''s get specific and explore the types of businesses you want to recruit at in order to find paid volunteers

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Style Guide: Investor Presentations

NonProfit Hub

Below we’ve got a guide to the differences between business casual, smart casual and business professional and when is the right time to wear each. Try taking a peek at Vu Le’s guide for nonprofit success for an in-depth look at colors and what certain articles of clothing convey. The post Style Guide: Investor Presentations appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. Feeling comfortable in your work environment is an important part of your company culture.

Membership Database Selection Guide: Everything You Need to Make the Right Decision

Wild Apricot Blog

This membership database selection guide is perfect for small organizations, associations and nonprofits just getting started with formally managing their member data or looking to switch systems. guide selection database membership

Your Nonprofit’s Complete Guide To The Cloud

TechImpact

A 4 step guide to a successful tech implementation. The post Your Nonprofit’s Complete Guide To The Cloud appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. Image courtesy of IT Business Edge.

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Free E-Book: NetworkforGood Giving Day Planning Guide

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The guide offers a few examples, and a reminder that you don’t have to use them all: Dollars to be raised. The guide offers up 11 strategies for your GivingDay Campaign. Click to Download. While it may be the dog days of August, GivingTuesday 2014 kicks off on December 4th.

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Social Media for Nonprofits Starter Guide | Pt. 1

NonProfit Hub

The post Social Media for Nonprofits Starter Guide | Pt. The World Wide Web has certainly owned up to its name—it’s huge. The Internet and everything in it is constantly growing, and social media is no exception. With so much growth happening online, keeping up with the latest thing can feel like you’re always running to catch up. That’s why we’re taking a step back to look at the big picture and diving into social media for nonprofits.

Purchasing Fundraising Software: A Small Shop’s Guide

SocialFish

It’s inevitable that as your organization continues to gain momentum and supporters, you’ll have to think about purchasing nonprofit fundraising software.

The Ultimate 2015 Nonprofit Social Media Scheduling Guide

NonProfit Hub

The post The Ultimate 2015 Nonprofit Social Media Scheduling Guide appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. Steven Shattuck is VP of Marketing at Bloomerang.

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Your Official 17NTC Local's Guide to DC

EveryAction

We're just a few weeks away from one of the most highly-anticipated nonprofit conferences of the year and, seeing as it will be hosted in Washington, DC, our team wanted to share some favorite local spots to eat, drink, and enjoy the sights while visiting for 17NTC. Check out the list below and make sure to read the travel tips at the end! The Dabney. With locally-sourced dishes that change daily, the Dabney recently received a Michelin star and is worth the wait.

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Social Media Guide for Nonprofits

Frogloop

If you're nonprofit wants to ramp up its social media posting strategy, check out this One-Page Social Media Posting Guide by Topnonprofits.com , which offers tips on content strategy, the best times to post social media updates, and understanding your audiences.

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

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Based on more than 20 years of experience and 25,000+ hours spent utilizing mobile and social media, Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide is a comprehensive 256-page book packed with more than 500 best practices. Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits.

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101 Social Media Tactics for Nonprofits: A Field Guide

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Click to view on Amazon.

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Ultimate Nonprofit Social Media Scheduling Guide

NonProfit Hub

Here is a rock-solid social media posting calendar and scheduler that your nonprofit can use this year: Ultimate monthly social media scheduling guide: January: Welcome to the new year! The post Ultimate Nonprofit Social Media Scheduling Guide appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. If you struggle to keep your social media channels active, scheduling out your posts in advance can help you stay on track. It also lets you take advantage of high-engagement days.

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Infographic: A How-To Guide To Making Responsive Email Designs

TechImpact

The post Infographic: A How-To Guide To Making Responsive Email Designs appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. Chances are pretty good that your nonprofit uses email as a central marketing tool.

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The Ultimate Facebook Ad Guide For Fundraising Events

John Haydon

The post The Ultimate Facebook Ad Guide For Fundraising Events appeared first on John Haydon. Are you promoting fundraising events online? Have you tried using Facebook Ads to spread the word?

Making Data Visualizations: A Survival Guide And Other Resources

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

1) Data Visualization Survival Guide : This resource (including the 176 slides powerpoint deck) was suggested by Devon Smith. Chapter 11 has a simple and clear visual guide to selecting key shapes, icons, symbols, graphics, and charts to communicate data visually.

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The (Un) Guide to Conferences: What NOT to Do

NetWits

Spring is in the air and for the nonprofit community, that means the … CRM Interactive Nonprofit Management Technology #bbcon Nonprofit Conferences tips and tricks

Social Media for Nonprofits Starter Guide | Pt. 2

NonProfit Hub

Welcome back to the Social Media for Nonprofits Starter Guide series. There you have it: a complete starter guide to social media for your nonprofit. We’re excited to see how social media (and this guide!) The post Social Media for Nonprofits Starter Guide | Pt. We’re back with more social media basics! In part one of this series , we covered the big dogs of social media: Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter. Now we’re taking a closer look at some other platforms.

Bringing on a Fundraising Consultant: A Nonprofit’s Hiring Guide

SocialFish

Capital campaign planning and implementation: A consultant can help with your capital campaign by determining if your nonprofit is ready to start a campaign, how much you should aim to raise, and guiding your efforts from start to finish. Are you considering hiring a fundraising consultant?

Bookmark: The Ultimate Social Media Image Size Guide

SocialFish

This is it; what you have been waiting for. Bookmark this page, and send lots of thanks and good vibes over to Dan Wilkerson and Luna Metrics for this: The Ultimate Complete Final Social Media Sizing Cheat Sheet. Also check over there for updates!).

Webinar: The Overachiever's Guide to Year-End Fundraising

Frogloop

Many charities receive more than forty percent of their annual revenue during the year-end fundraising season. Despite their best intentions, many also wait until late in the year to formulate and initiate their year-end strategies. Online Fundraising