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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.

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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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.

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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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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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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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.

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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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

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 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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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 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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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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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?

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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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.

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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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.

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?

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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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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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

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

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!).

The Complete Nonprofit's Guide to Heartbleed

Idealware

By now, you''ve likely heard of something called "Heartbleed" that the entire internet has been panicking about. What is Heartbleed? In short, it''s a backdoor into the popular (around two-thirds-of-the-internet popular) OpenSSL security software.

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A 3 Step Guide to Attracting Corporate Donors Using Social Media

NetWits

A few years ago, Cause Marketing was all the rage. Nonprofits – small and large – were scurrying to create “meaningful” corporate partnerships NOT sponsorships. Some did it well ( Pink Ribbon anyone?? while others struggled.

Craft a Writing Style Guide for Your Website

SocialFish

Creating a style guide for your website will boost the quality of your site’s content. Here are some key elements in creating an effective writing style guide. Don’t make the list as long as your chosen style guide. Make sure to include this in your style guide.

Get your Online Community Software Selection Guide!

SocialFish

Whether you’re looking to switch solutions or need to launch a new community, the downloadable guide will give you a healthy head start by giving you answers on how the vendors would respond to most of your initial questions.

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It’s Not Magic. It’s Your Complete Guide to the Donor Experience.

Connection Cafe

Well, we’ve composed a guide to help you understand just that. The Constituent Lifecycle: A Complete Guide to the Donor Experience from Blackbaud. The Constituent Lifecycle : Your Guide to the Donor Experience. People have evolved. So have their fundraising preferences and expectations. According to Kivi Leroux Miller , what it all boils down to is this: . Supporters want to feel appreciated. Supporters want to feel “in the know.”

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Nonprofit Email Design: 20 Tips for More Effective Emails

NetWits

Web Design and Branding Guide creative Guide Creative by Blackbaud nonprofit email best practices nonprofit email designEmail communications are a critical piece of every nonprofits engagement strategy.

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Two Surprising Ways to Broaden Your Reach Online

NetWits

For a bigger impact, and as budget permits, you can work with an agency like GUIDE Creative to create a lightbox that pops up on screen once a user takes action on your site with a visual custom message. Online marketing can take many forms.

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