9 Internet Marketing Statistics from the Business World

NetWits

We’re all focused on the non-profit space, but some times it’s good to take a look at how the internet is being used on a broader scale. So here’s a few recent stats for you to chew on … 78% of Internet users conduct product research online.

Cell Internet Access | Pew Internet & American Life Project

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Cell Internet Access | Pew Internet & American Life Project : Nearly two-thirds (63%) of cell phone owners now use their phone to go online, according to a new survey by the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project. We call them “cell internet users” and define them as anyone who uses their cell phone to access the internet or use email. The proportion of cell owners who use their phone to go online has doubled since 2009

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2011 donorCentrics Internet and Multichannel Giving Benchmarking Report

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This report continues to be the most significant analysis of online/offline giving trends based on actual data from nonprofits. Key Findings: The majority of giving still comes from offline channels, but online continues to be a significant source of giving and new donors.

How Baby Boomers Use The Internet

TechImpact

The frequency of online giving ballooned in 2013, increasing by 14% in 2013. The huge increase in revenue generated by online donations also helped fundraisers realize their market is now, firmly, online. Two-thids of Americans over the age of 50 buy from Internet retailers.

The Multichannel Giving Paradox: Online Donors vs. Offline Donors

NetWits

Download the full Internet & Multichannel Fundraising Report. to learn more about the turn to online fundraising, the need for a multichannel approach and how direct mail is still alive and well. 2011 Internet and Multichannel Giving.

2011 Online Giving Trends

NetWits

Blackbaud released its 2011 Online Giving report today. The report combines findings from The Blackbaud Index of Online Giving with additional multi-year giving data to provide the most comprehensive analysis of online giving trends in the nonprofit sector.

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Online Persona: The Key to Succeed with Internet Dating

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The post Online Persona: The Key to Succeed with Internet Dating appeared first on PhreeSite.com. Throughout your dating sites, social media pages, and any personal websites or blogs, there are mountains of revealing personal information available to any potential love interest. Yes, this information could certainly earn you a couple of extra brownie points but it could also severely affect what potential partners think of you. Since the age of.

4 Things Your Nonprofit Needs to Know About Online Donors

Connection Cafe

New data from Target Analytics , a division of Blackbaud, reveals key insights into online and offline donors. The findings are based on analysis of online and offline giving data from sixteen large national nonprofits in the United States during 2016 and represents more than 6.5

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5 Tips To Grow Your Online Giving In 2011

NetWits

Most importantly, are you considering how your online presence will help you grow your giving program? The Nielsen Norman Group has estimated that online donations will constitute the majority of donations by 2020. Create multiple online touchpoints.

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7 Online Fundraising Tips I Learned By Participating in Movember

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While the dogooder in me loves a great cause, I also relish the opportunity to learn more about online fundraising and why people give. If you check out my page , you can see that the entire campaign was run online. What I Learned About Online Fundraising.

15 Techniques Used by Top Nonprofits to Boost Donor Acquisition and Online Fundraising Results

Connection Cafe

Online fundraising isn’t a fad. As a matter of fact, online fundraising accounted for seven-percent of total fundraising in 2016. Online fundraising has also proven to be an extremely effective donors acquisition vehicle.

Checking Employee Internet Use

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

The Internet has turned into a significant asset in the work environment, the world’s greatest reference library, online networking focus, and explicit entertainment outlet is presently just a tick away. Checking Employee Internet get to is one way that an association can restrict its risk. Characterizing Internet Abuse. Issues with Internet Monitoring. InternetWeb Abuse in the Workplace.

Online Donation Tools: The Best Ones for Your Nonprofit

Connection Cafe

If you’ve been in the fundraising game for quite a bit now, you probably understand the importance of establishing your presence in the online sphere. The more donation tools you have, the more data you can collect, which will later help you develop better online fundraising strategies.

The Internet Gets Charitable

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The Internet Gets Charitable – guest post by Darin McKeever. I am certainly not the first to observe that the internet has the potential to reshape the way people find and support causes and charities. The Internet is getting physical and charitable.

The Internet as a Diversion | Pew Internet & American Life Project

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The Internet as a Diversion | Pew Internet & American Life Project: "Three-quarters of online economic users--those Americans who use the internet to keep up with news about the economic recession or their own personal finances--go online to relax and take their minds off of the recession, according to an April 2009 survey by the Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project

The Internet and Civic Engagement | Pew Internet & American Life Project

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The Internet and Civic Engagement | Pew Internet & American Life Project: "Still, there are hints that the new forms of civic engagement anchored in blogs and social networking sites could alter long-standing patterns. Some 19% of internet users have posted material online about political or social issues or used a social networking site for some form of civic or political engagement.

Digital differences | Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project

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Digital differences | Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project : oday, differences in internet access still exist among different demographic groups, especially when it comes to access to high-speed broadband at home. The ways in which people connect to the internet are also much more varied today than they were in 2000. As a result, internet access is no longer synonymous with going online with a desktop computer.

Measuring Success Online- Is This Internet Thing Worth the Effort?

NetWits

One thing that has been bothering me lately is the amount I've been talking to folks about their online success. So many people I've spoken to lately are not measuring how successful online has been for them. In fact in a recent NFP Synergy survey ( Virtual Promise 2008 ) 49% of folks said they don't measure this stuff at all! With another 20% declining to answer this. I though it might be time we talked about this stuff in a bit more depth

iner Chances for the best of Internet Marketing

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

If your website does not have inbound links, you will have it difficult to position your online store. In case of the internet marketing this is important now.

Innovations in Online Advertising [Internet Advocacy Roundtable, June 2013]

Frogloop

This month''s Internet Advocacy Roundtable features a discussion on the cutting edge of online advertising from three companies that are breaking new ground on targeted advertising for advocacy and politics.

Online Crowdfunding: A How-To Guide

NonProfit Hub

By using the internet to rally supporters, you can reach an exponentially larger and more diverse audience while also streamlining the giving process. If other, random online patrons see that a lot of people have donated in a short amount of time, they might feel obligated to give, too.

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5 Tips to Improve Your Online Fundraising

NonProfit Hub

Making an online ask may seem difficult if you’re not used to digitally interacting with donors, but you’d be surprised by how easy it can be. Check out these five tips for bolstering your online fundraising. Merge your online and offline strategies.

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Satellite Internet gets the boot

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology Satellite Internet gets the boot October 31, 2007 Finally, I have real broadband. We moved last weekend to a town that has actual real cable high speed internet.

5 Essential Free Online Courses for Nonprofit Professionals

Nonprofit Tech for Good

By Alec Green , Chief Marketing Evangelist at NonprofitReady.org , an online hub of 400+ free online courses in topics ranging from fundraising to grant writing, leadership to program management.

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3 Reasons Your Church Needs to Offer Online Giving

Connection Cafe

Churches that offer options like online giving make it simpler and more routine to give. Online giving benefits for your church: Universal acceptance – The last bank check many of your congregants may have written could have been to your church. Online giving helps with that.

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The Surprising Truth About Online Donors and Offline Fundraising

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Online donor solicitations are powerful. Such messages are able to reach large audiences, present … Online Fundraising 2011 donorCentrics Internet and Multichannel Giving Benchmarking Report Blackbaud direct mail fundraising multichannel fundraising offline fundraising

Major Gifts and a $260,000 Online Donation

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— Larger and larger gifts are being given online. In fact, Blackbaud’s 2011 Online Giving Report , noted that the largest online gift in 2011 was $260,000 ! Or is this the giving of major gifts online? Of course, the internet and our websites are important.

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Online Jobs for College Students

SocialFish

With the recent generation relying entirely on technology, online jobs are some of the best options for a college student. You can find easy to do jobs online that will pay you handsomely. In this blog post, I will tell you about some of the best online jobs available for college kids.

8 Ways You’re Probably Not Thanking Your Donors

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Here's 8 ways to thank donors online. Email Marketing Interactive Online Fundraising Web Design email eMail marketing end of year giving fundraising internet online giving stewardshipNonprofits that effectively thank and regularly communicate with donors will have an easier time retaining them.

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Working Toward Internet Access for Everyone

Tech Soup Blog

adults still don't have broadband Internet access at home. The June 2015 FCC proposal calls for an expansion of Lifeline to provide low-income households with a choice of subsidized phone service or broadband Internet access. Citizens Online. Nearly a third of U.S.

10 Emerging Trends in Online Communications and Fundraising to Watch in 2018

Nonprofit Tech for Good

As personal computers, smartphones, and the Internet of Things evolve, so must your nonprofit. The Internet of Things. By the year 2020, over 50 billion things – cars, appliances, roads – will be connected to the Internet of Things. Global internet users to reach 4.2

How to Monitor Your Organization Online

SocialFish

It’s not always pleasant to hear what your partners and competitors are saying about your organization online. Google Alerts is a service that monitors the Internet for new mentions of keywords. Implementation buzzsumo google alerts monitor online social mention

Which countries use the internet the most? - Forum:Blog Forum:Blog | The World Economic Forum

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Which countries use the internet the most? Kearney found that more people are spending more time online than ever. And, as to be expected, the bulk of the Internet addiction comes from countries with younger populations with greater access to technology. “In Forum:Blog Forum:Blog | The World Economic Forum : "A study by consulting firm A.T.

The Internet Domain.NGO Should Serve Best Interests of Nonprofits Worldwide: Sign An Online Letter of Support

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Sign this online letter of support to ensure that.NGO is maintained in the best interest of nonprofits worldwide. There’s no question that the Internet has evolved significantly over the past 26 years. Your online cause marketing efforts and overall impact will be strengthened.

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The Internet, Social Media and the Democratization of Education

SocialFish

This is a guest post by Zach Buckley, a recent college graduate who is interested in the intersection of technology, education and online learning. However, the Internet—along with social media and modern technological devices—has the capacity to enhance our lives in a myriad of ways.

Safer Internet Day 2014: Help Create a Better Internet

Tech Soup Blog

Phishing scams, data theft, social media missteps, and cyberbullying are all unfortunate side effects of Internet use. In honor of Safer Internet Day , Microsoft has launched a new interactive website to promote a healthy Internet for everybody.

15 Techniques Used by Top Nonprofits to Boost Donor Acquisition and Online Fundraising Results

Connection Cafe

Online fundraising isn’t a fad. As a matter of fact, online fundraising accounts for seven-percent of total fundraising and has seen double-digit growth over the past four years. Online fundraising has also proven to be an extremely effective donors acquisition vehicle.

5 Tips for the Perfect Online Donation Form

Connection Cafe

Cognitive strain, which is a scientific way of saying “thinking too hard,” is one of the primary reason users abandon certain online tasks, including filling out forms. If an online donation can’t be completed on a smartphone within 30 seconds, you’ve got room for improvement.

Healthy Fear, Healthy Habit: Teaching Privacy to New Internet Users

Tech Soup Blog

It scary to think that your activity online can be tracked by corporations, the government, hackers, and other nefarious (and seemingly un -nefarious) entities. But with proper education, Internet users can fight back against these digital creeps. Digital peeping toms.

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Building Online Ambassadors

Connection Cafe

The good news – at least for the more technologically savvy organizations – is creating vocal volunteers to advance your communication goals is easier than ever, thanks to the free tools available online. This is your group of potential online ambassadors.

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Current Online Activities in Asia-Pacific Nonprofits

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I’ve just completed a quick review of this, and I believe there are some interesting statistics that can help give us a picture of what online priorities Asia-Pacific organisations have. 43% rated their website as very effective in meeting their strategic internet goals.

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Multichannel Givers: The Key to Online Fundraising Success

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to learn more about the turn to online fundraising, the need for a multichannel approach and how direct mail is still alive and well. But understanding the power of a multichannel fundraising approach is critical to Online Fundraising Success. Online Donors Need to be Moved Offline.

Online Charitable Donations Increased 14% in 2013

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Online Charitable Donations Increased 14% in 2013 : The study breaks down exactly how leading U.S. non-profits performed online in the past year. In 2013, Internet users donated more than ever before — online giving increased 14% since 2012, with more than 5.5 million total gifts and nearly $325 million raised. The average one-time donation increased as well, from $60 to $68 ($57 via email only), and overall non-profit website traffic grew 16%.