10 Facebook Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

This is the sixth post in a blog and webinar series called 101 Digital Marketing Best Practices for Nonprofits , written and presented by Heather Mansfield. Related Webinar: Social Media Best Practices for Nonprofits. 101 Best Practices Facebook Social Media

10 Online Fundraising Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

This is the fourth post in a blog and webinar series called 101 Digital Marketing Best Practices for Nonprofits , written and presented by Heather Mansfield. Related Webinar: Online Fundraising Best Practices for Nonprofits. 1) Implement Donation Page Best Practices.

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Training Volunteers for Hybrid Events: 7 Best Practices

Cadmium CD

In this guide we’ll be answering some of the frequently asked questions when it comes to training volunteers for your next hybrid event, as well as providing our top seven best practices.    Best Practices for Training Hybrid Event Volunteers.

Nonprofit Email Marketing: The Ultimate Guide for Online Engagement

DNL OmniMedia

In this guide, we’re going to focus on one of those outlets in particular: email. With that in mind, we’re going to explore nonprofit email marketing, the types of campaigns available to you, and the best practices to truly excel. Nonprofit Email Marketing Best Practices.

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10 Online Fundraising Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

It was the final presentation of the online fundraising best practices webinar. 10 Online Fundraising Best Practices for NGOs from Nonprofit Tech for Good. Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits. 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 for Nonprofits is a comprehensive 256-page book packed with more than 500 best practices.

Moving to the Cloud: A Practical Guide

NTEN

Matt Eshleman. Chief Technology Officer. CommunityIT. Cloud platforms like Google Apps and Office 365 allow organizations to explore new ways of doing business. Explore some questions your organization should be asking before using the cloud to build a robust, resilient IT system. There have been an overwhelming number of blogs, white papers, and webinars done on the topic of the cloud. I’ve contributed to many of them: “What is the cloud?”

The ultimate email guide for 2020

Socialbrite

Before you do anything else, you should get a handle on email deliverability best practices to bone up on how to reach new subscribers as well as how to pump up those email open rates. The post The ultimate email guide for 2020 appeared first on Socialbrite.

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10 Facebook Page Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

but to stand out from the other 50 million pages regularly active and all vying for likes, comments, and shares, you must excel at Facebook in order to stand out from the clutter and the 10 best practices below will ensure your nonprofit is on the right path. Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits. With more than 1 billion active users, Facebook is the largest social network in the world.

Integrating Your Digital and Direct Mail Strategies: A Guide

DNL OmniMedia

Ready to learn how to improve your overall nonprofit strategy with each of these best practices? The post Integrating Your Digital and Direct Mail Strategies: A Guide appeared first on DNL OmniMedia, Inc.

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10 Blog Design Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits. 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 for Nonprofits is a comprehensive 256-page book packed with more than 500 best practices.

The Ultimate Membership Renewal Guide

Wild Apricot

With access to thousands of organization across North America, we decided to conduct an extensive survey on their membership renewal practices. We combined the results from that survey to research conducted by the Membership Marketing Benchmarking Report (published by Marketing General Incorporated) and other sources to create this helpful guide If you are looking for ideas to refresh your membership renewal process, you’re not alone!

10 e-Newsletter Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That was a 21% decrease from the previous year, but the decrease is mostly likely due to poor online fundraising practices , such as not having a mobile-optimized donate page and e-newsletter design. With that said, below are 10 e-newsletter best practices that can help your nonprofit raise more funds online: 1. Yet, in 2014 this is still a common practice especially with small nonprofits most likely because they do not want to invest in a hosted email service.

4 Best Professional Development Practices for Nonprofits

NonProfit Hub

We’ve written this guide on professional development programs to help nonprofit executives like you empower employees to develop skills and hone their craft. Explore these four best practices when creating great professional development programs: .

12 Google+ Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For those nonprofits already active on Google+ or for those willing to take the leap, below are 12 Google+ Page best practices to help get you started. Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits. 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 for Nonprofits is a comprehensive 256-page book packed with more than 500 best practices.

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GUIDE: How To Apply Best Practices In Pro Bono Technology

Global Giving

Download “Transforming Technology Pro Bono: A Practical Approach to Engaging Technology Talent for Nonprofit Capacity Building” from VMware Foundation and Taproot Foundation to learn best practices in structuring a corporate pro bono technology project or program with a nonprofit partner.

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Google+ Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That said, these best practices will be a work in progress and updated regularly. To be alerted of when new best practices are posted, please subscribe to the Nonprofit Tech 2.0 Finally, Google+ Entity Profiles will launch after the release of Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits , so please consider this blog post a supplement to the book. Once Google+ goes live for everyone, I’ll add more best practices.

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Google+ Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

UPDATED 2/26/12: Please note that the best practices listed below are a work in progress and are updated regularly. To be alerted of when new best practices are posted, please subscribe to the Nonprofit Tech 2.0 Also, since the Google+ Pages launched after the release of Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits , please consider this blog post a supplement to the book.

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Google+ Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

If your nonprofit is already on Google+, then the best practices below are meant to help you better learn how to tap into and inspire the Google+ community. Please note that these best practices will be a work in progress and updated regularly. To be alerted of when new best practices are posted, please subscribe to the Nonprofit Tech 2.0 Over time and through implementing the best practices listed below and those yet to come, you will find your Google+ voice.

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Virtual Board Meetings: The Quick Guide for Nonprofits

Top Nonprofits

This guide will explore the ins and outs of virtual board meetings, from the benefits you’ll experience all the way to selecting the right meeting software. As explained in Boardable’s complete guide to virtual board meetings , three of the primary ones include: Increased attendance.

Top 5 Instagram Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The following is an excerpt from Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits. Owned by Facebook, Instagram is the largest mobile social network in the United States. With more than half its users outside the United States, Instagram is well-positioned to become more broadly used worldwide. The predominant age group of users is 18–29.

Fundraising for Education: Your Guide to Doing Virtual Fundraising Right

Qgiv

While there are certainly some best practices in fundraisers, looking at your data can help you see what’s working best for your nonprofit, because every nonprofit is unique. The post Fundraising for Education: Your Guide to Doing Virtual Fundraising Right appeared first on Qgiv Blog.

Google+ Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That said, these best practices will be a work in progress and updated regularly. To be alerted of when new best practices are posted, please subscribe to the Nonprofit Tech 2.0 Also, since Google+ Business Profiles will launch after the release of Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits , please consider this blog post a supplement to the book.

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Moves Management: The Guide for Effective Fundraising

DNL OmniMedia

4 Moves Management Best Practices. Now that we’ve covered the basics of moves management, what does it look like in practice? 4 Moves Management Best Practices. Now, let’s cover a few final best practices to ensure your efforts go off without a hitch.

Best Practices for Running a Virtual Conference

AccelEvents

So we have put together this list of virtual conference best practices to help you hit the ground running and host the best conference possible! Best Practices for Running a Virtual Conference. The post Best Practices for Running a Virtual Conference appeared first on Accelevents.

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.

Donor Segmentation: The Ultimate Guide for Nonprofits

DNL OmniMedia

In this guide, we’re going to explore donor segmentation through the following points: Covering the Basics of Donor Segmentation. Now, let’s cover a few tips and best practices to help your organization be successful in its donor segmentation efforts. Check out this guide for success.

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The Everyday Guide To Being Brave At Work

Eric Jacobsen Blog

I hope readers will accept that courage is required from us all, just like any other virtue, and that behaving competently in moments of courageous action comes through practice – just like success with any other skill does.

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First-Time Donor Retention: 3 Nonprofit Best Practices

NonProfit Hub

We’ll start this guide by explaining why these new donors are so important to this strategic approach. . To practice this, try completely removing the first-person narrative language. The post First-Time Donor Retention: 3 Nonprofit Best Practices appeared first on Nonprofit Hub.

Nonprofit Transparency Best Practices: Building Donor & Public Trust

Whole Whale

Read on to learn more about nonprofit transparency best practices! From there, we more broadly contextualize financial transparency within other nonprofit transparency best practices, like publicly listing board members, having an on-site privacy policy, and more!

11 Donate Now Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The following is an excerpt from Chapter 1 of Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits. These best practices serve as a foundation for your online fundraising campaigns, but much of your nonprofit’s success also depends upon the service you choose to process your online donations and the design and frequency of your e-newsletter. Related Links: Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits .

11 Website Design Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The following is an excerpt from Chapter 1 of the newly released book Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits. These best practices serve as a foundation for upgrading your website to be compatible with the Social Web and are then elaborated upon in the upcoming webinar How Nonprofits Can Successfully Utilize Online Fundraising and e-Newsletters. 11 Website Design Best Practices for Nonprofits.

How Nonprofits Practice Continuous Improvement

Beth Kanter

One of the simplest ways to practice continuous improvement is to incorporate a process evaluation. Our advisory committee includes Courtney Lawrence from DSIL , a company that focuses on innovation and human centered design practices, who lead us through our reflection process. Facilitator Guide: [link]. After Action Review Guide – [link]. I’m just back from spending a week in Bangkok, Thailand at the IFC-ASIA: Ecosystems for Good.

What Does an eLearning Consultant Do? The Complete Guide

Web Courseworks Associations

This guide will help you decide whether partnering with a consultant is the right move for your association and how to choose the right team member when doing so. Virtual Events for Associations: Your Guide to Going Digital. The Complete Guide appeared first on Web Courseworks.

Workplace Giving: The Guide for Nonprofits and Companies

Double the Donation

So if you’re part of a nonprofit organization and you’re wondering why you should care about workplace giving strategies, this guide is a great place to start. Of course, it’s always a good practice to get feedback on your workplace giving programs, especially from employees.

10 Twitter Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

It’s impossible to apply Twitter best practices across all segments of the nonprofit sector because of the wide variety of causes and follower counts, but scientific analysis of Twitter clearly indicate that there is right way and a wrong way to use Twitter. Over the last 6 years, @NonprofitOrgs has tweeted more than 12,000 tweets and over that time two best practices have revealed themselves and consistently proven themselves to be true.

A 10 Step Guide to a Throwing a Successful Fundraising Event

The Fundraising Authority

Practice the Fundraising Event: While you probably won’t need a full run-through of your event, it is essential that everyone who is working the event know, ahead of time, what their responsibilities are, where they should be during the event, and how the event is going to “flow.” If you are having a large or unusual event, the key event staff may want to have a practice run to make sure that your operation is running smoothly. Charity events are a popular form of fundraising.

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9 Must-Know Best Practices for Distributing Your Nonprofit’s Content on Social Networks

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The following is an excerpt from Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits. There are universal best practices that can be applied to all social networks. To avoid being repetitive by listing these best practices in each of the chapters dedicated to social networks, those universal best practices are: 1. In most cases, the best practices of building a personal brand on social networks should not be applied to building a brand for your nonprofit.

Implementing the right practices in content marketing

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

In many cases, the agency will guide business clients to create press releases for top news sites and magazines which are having high page ranking authority. Search engine optimization needs content marketing strategies for better rankings and high traffic. On the other hand, it is necessary to implement the same properly for getting the desired results. A press release is a suitable one for SEO, online marketing, and other campaigns for meeting essential needs.

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11 Group Text Messaging Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Contrary to its title, the last four chapters of Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits are dedicated to mobile technology and mobile fundraising. 11 Group Text Messaging Best Practices for Nonprofits. The nonprofit sector is new to group text messaging, and because of that, most best practices have yet to be determined.

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Interview: Kivi Leroux Miller, The Nonprofit Marketing Guide

Amy Sample Ward

She’s a go-to resource for nonprofit marketing and her new book is called The Nonprofit Marketing Guide ( get your copy here ). Her new book, “The Nonprofit Marketing Guide: High-Impact, Low-Cost Ways to Build Support for Your Good Cause,&# is part survival guide and part nitty-gritty how-to handbook for nonprofit communicators. Tags: interview marketing best practice fundraising storytelling

November 12 Webinar: Facebook Page Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

This webinar covers 25 Facebook Page best practices most of which are at an intermediate to advanced level. Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits. Date: Tuesday, November 12, 2013. Time: 1pm-2:30 EDT. Cost: $50 or Webinar Special. How to Register: Sign up ! Presented By: Heather Mansfield. View: All Webinars for Nonprofits.

11 LinkedIn Group Management Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The following is an excerpt from Chapter 6 in the newly released Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits. The best practice listed below are result of spending the last three years maintaining and building the Social Media for Nonprofit Organizations LinkedIn Group. These best practices will also be demonstrated live in the upcoming webinar How Nonprofits Can Successfully Use Twitter and LinkedIn. 11 LinkedIn Group Management Best Practices.

Fraud Happens: A Practical Guide for Nonprofits to Reduce Their Risk

NTEN

Vince Thomas. Founder and CEO. Billhighway. Nonprofit organizations are not immune to occupational fraud. It's estimated that the typical organization loses 5% of its revenues to fraud each year. So what can you do? Fraud happens. We know it does. Though not inevitable like death and taxes, fraud is something Americans have come to expect. It shows up in the news almost daily; most heartbreaking of all is news of embezzlement or fraud at nonprofit organizations.