GUIDE: Growing and Sustaining your Volunteer Program

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

If you work at a nonprofit, you know what it feels like to have too much on your plate. You are eager to be as effective as possible, but you can’t do it all by yourself. A thriving volunteer program can help maximize your organization’s impact.

The Nonprofit Fundraising Strategic Plan Guide

Everyaction

We created this guide to help you build just that. The Nonprofit Fundraising Strategic Plan Guide explores the fundraising planning process and breaks down each of the necessary elements that will allow you and your team to elevate your next campaign.

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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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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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Your Official #19NTC Local's Guide to Portland

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

We’re eagerly packing our bags, and can’t wait to see our nonprofit friends and family from around the country at this year’s Nonprofit Technology Conference in Portland, Oregon.

Online Crowdfunding: A How-To Guide

NonProfit Hub

The post Online Crowdfunding: A How-To Guide appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. In the last decade, crowdfunding, or the collection of small donations from a large number of people, has taken the fundraising world by storm.

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Your Official #NN17 Local's Guide to Atlanta

EveryAction

We know this is a local's guide, but lets face it - any restaurant list in Atlanta would be incomplete without including this super touristy mess of a restaurant. We're just a few weeks away from one of the most highly-anticipated progressive conferences of the year and we're so excited to be headed down South to the front lines of social change.

[Guide] Creating Video for Nonprofits

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

When you're building a movement, video is an indispensable storytelling tool. By appealing to a wide range of our senses, videos capture our attention and activate our emotions, unlike any other medium.

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My Guide Dog Ate My Paycheck

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Liz had just gotten back from getting her new guide dog, Welton. She told an enthralled audience all about the ten stages of guide dog training and the process of being matched up with a dog. dog Halperin guide dog paycheck Bookshare Liz

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GUIDE: Using Donor Personas to Maximize Your Nonprofit Fundraising

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

Using this process to identify different types of donors in your universe is extremely useful in guiding your efforts to segment your list and fine tune the messaging that you use for each group.

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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.

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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How Lean Principles Guide Your Mission

Connection Cafe

The most successful social good organizations are always learning and iterating to stay on top of their game, but exactly how they learn and iterate is crucial to their successes and failures and to their impact on the world. Ann Mei Chang, author of?

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Nonprofit Membership Programs: A How-To Guide

NonProfit Hub

The post Nonprofit Membership Programs: A How-To Guide appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. If you’re looking for new ways to keep your supporters engaged, consider launching a membership program.

A Nonprofit’s Guide to Risk Management

NonProfit Hub

surveyed in the November 2018 “State of Nonprofit Cybersecurity” report have created a policy to guide their approach to the risk of cybersecurity, but nearly 39 percent don’t have any policy and 6 percent said they didn’t know if they did or not. There are plenty of free resources online to help guide your plan and implementation. The post A Nonprofit’s Guide to Risk Management appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. It’s a big world out there.

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Social Media Engagement: A How-To Guide

NonProfit Hub

The post Social Media Engagement: A How-To Guide appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. With so much content being published on the internet every second, it can feel like no one is really listening. You post online, but not many people are interacting and responding to it. By changing how you approach your social media presence, you can create ways to ramp up your social media engagement. Top priority: content. The quality of your content should be the first thing you consider.

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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.

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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The Social Media Pocket Guide

SocialFish

————— From real-time marketing to pay to play, social TV and more, the Pocket Guide by SpredFast can help your team stay up to date on today’s social realities. The post The Social Media Pocket Guide appeared first on SocialFish.

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The 101 Guide on Learning Management Systems for Manufacturing

Gyrus

Find 101 Guide on learning management systems for manufacturing. These tips will double your business success and rapidly increase employee’s skills

Your Official Netroots Guide to Shopping Local (and Progressive) in Phoenix

EveryAction

That's why, with help from the awesome folks at Local First Arizona , I've put together an eating, drinking, shopping, and local attractions guide to supporting local and progressive businesses in Phoenix!

Book Giveaway: Mazarine Treyz, The Wild Woman’s Guide to Fundraising

Amy Sample Ward

She’s worked in development offices of all sizes and has recently put her years of experience and training down on paper in The Wild Woman’s Guide to Fundraising. And here’s what she shared: Mazarine Treyz, The Wild Woman’s Guide to Fundraising.

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A Nonprofit's Guide to Improving Digital Engagement

Everyaction

With this informative guide, we share ideas to help you improve your digital engagement. Covered inside this guide are topics including: Strategies for growing your email list.

Donor Stewardship: Guiding Donors to The Next Level of Support

Connection Cafe

In order to move donors to higher levels of commitment, you must understand the journey and steps required to guide them. As you engage donors, your focus should be on guiding them up the donor pyramid—to the next level commitment.

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A Nonprofit’s Guide to Risk Management

NonProfit Hub

surveyed in the November 2018 “State of Nonprofit Cybersecurity” report have created a policy to guide their approach to the risk of cybersecurity, but nearly 39 percent don’t have any policy and 6 percent said they didn’t know if they did or not. There are plenty of free resources online to help guide your plan and implementation. The post A Nonprofit’s Guide to Risk Management appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. It’s a big world out there.

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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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Your Ultimate Year-End Giving Guide

NonProfit Hub

The post Your Ultimate Year-End Giving Guide appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. This article was originally published in Nonprofit Hub Magazine. Rejoice, fundraisers—after months of hearing “I only give toward the end of the calendar year,” donors are finally in the spirit of giving.

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Professional Guides — Pistachio

AFP Blog

Professional Guides — Pistachio: "Professional GuidesIndustry-specific guides to Twitter, by profession.".

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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Emergency Response Guide

Connection Cafe

Download and put our " Be Prepared When Your Mission Calls " rapid response fundraising guide to work for you. A few of the top takeaways from the guide include: Respond Quickly — When communicating during times of crisis, simplicity and effectiveness are far more important than design or prose. Author: Kent Gilliam. Is your organization working to ready itself to respond to the needs caused by the earthquake in Japan? Convio wants to help you.

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The Ultimate Guide to Choosing Nonprofit Technology

Everyaction

Don’t forget to download our CRM shopping guide (below) for step-by-step instructions for navigating the entire process, including helpful worksheets and more! For more, click below to download our step-by-step guide to shopping for a CRM for your nonprofit!

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Web Hosting Guide: Mistakes To Avoid When Choosing A Host

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Once you have decided to set up your business website, the next step to follow is to find a website host. Your site requires the best web hosting services to be accessible on the Internet and perform as per your expectations.

The Year-End Survival Guide for Community Foundations

Connection Cafe

Microsoft Support offers how-to guides and tutorials on merge template creation. By almost any measure, and in almost every industry, December is the busiest month of the year. This is especially true for community foundations.

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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Digital Marketing Plan For Nonprofits: The Definitive Guide (2017)

Nonprofits Source

By the end of this guide, you’ll learn how to get your content read … how to build brand authority & trust… And how to grow your revenues online. The post Digital Marketing Plan For Nonprofits: The Definitive Guide (2017) appeared first on.

Periscope for Nonprofits: A Quick Guide & Review | Socialbrite

AFP Blog

Periscope for Nonprofits: A Quick Guide & Review | Socialbrite : 'via Blog this

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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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Guide to Successful LMS Implementation

Gyrus

Guide to Successful LMS Implementation. Text of Infographic: Guide to Successful LMS Implementation. The post Guide to Successful LMS Implementation appeared first on Gyrus.

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A Complete Guide to Strategic Web Design for Nonprofits

NetWits

… Web Design Guide creative Nonprofit web design web designWhat goes into creating and designing a successful nonprofit website that inspires action?

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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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Ten Sample Guiding Business Principles

Eric Jacobsen Blog

Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Guiding Business Principles Leadership

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.

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SEO For Nonprofits: A Beginners Guide To Digital Marketing Success

Nonprofits Source

What this guide is : An introduction of the top 23 SEO best practices that will help get your content ranked in 2017, including: On page SEO factors – factors that are visible to your audience at the page level. Take this guide as an example.