The 15 Best Social Media Marketing Blog Posts of 2017

Connection Cafe

There is a lot to keep up with in social media marketing. Business Corner Content Marketing Social Marketing social media resourcesThere’s ever-changing algorithms and new features on every platforms (check our never ending Facebook Updates and Instagram Updates posts), you also have to keep up with new best practices, buzzwords, and cutting-edge strategies provided by an endless number of blogs. That’s a lot, especially creating and Read more.

The Best Social Media Marketing Resources For Nonprofits

Nonprofits Source

SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING FOR NONPROFITS. 5 Nonprofits Winning At Social Media. Case studies of nonprofits winning at social media is an opportunity to see the strategies in action. Social Media Marketing Statistics. Social Media Marketing Strategies.

Importance of digital media marketing

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

If you understand the importance of digital marketing and looking for a professional agency that offers best digital marketing and reputation management services to generate more leads and increase ROI for your business then you should only take on the services of the best digital marketing agency.

8 Social Media Marketing Hacks to Ensure Success in 2018

SocialFish

Social media marketing is more than just regular publishing of content on social networking sites in the hope of growing an audience and ultimately making money. To succeed on social media, you must post relevant, unique content and then do everything in your power to boost engagement.

Hospital Marketing and Fundraising: A Dynamic Duo

Connection Cafe

Pairing your hospital marketing and fundraising teams is one of the best ways to ensure that you work smarter. Here are three quick illustrations of how you can activate this dynamic duo: Integrate messaging: Marketing and fundraising communications should share a common agenda and voice. Share stories: Stories are the common currency between fundraising and marketing. Marketing and fundraising can go together like peanut butter and jelly.

What the Political Climate Means for Your Nonprofit Marketing Strategy

Connection Cafe

For the savvy nonprofit, that means approaching traditional marketing tactics— like email list building— in new and different ways. For Matthew Rullo, Associate Director of Marketing at Human Rights Watch, capitalizing on those messages means being able to respond at a similar pace. “In

7 Questions on Marketing Automation for Nonprofits

EveryAction

I recently sat down with the good folks at The Campaign Workshop and chatted about marketing automation for nonprofits. The Campaign Workshop: "Why should I care about nonprofit marketing automation?". TCW: "What's a common mistake nonprofits make with marketing automation?".

Social Media’s Impact on Cause Marketing with Chris Noble

NetWits

Back in March of this year at SXSW I got the chance to spend a few minutes with Chris Noble the “Voltaire&# [ according to him ] of cause marketing. … In 2011 social media for social good is moving from light engagement to deep relationships through donor cultivation.

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Online Marketing Strategy Starts With a Map

NetWits

Do you ever feel like you’re approaching your digital marketing without a map? Such public spaces are where your neighbors natively spend time, like email, social media sites, and texting. Welcome. Settle in and stay awhile. You’re in good company.

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Five Steps for a B2B Social Media Marketing Strategy

SocialFish

Its taken a while, but the business-to-business community is finally jumping onto the social media bandwagon. An effective B2B social media marketing strategy is very different than the ones employed by business-to-consumer companies. How to Market like a Musician.

Comparing 21 social media marketing tools [Chart]

SocialFish

According to the latest research by TrustRadius, buyers of social media management tools are looking for eight core functionalities: Community management. Content marketing. Paid media management. on social media management software.

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Nonprofit Marketing Plan Must-Haves: Integration and Automation

Connection Cafe

From donor retention to nonprofit marketing to organizational leadership, every ebook is an invaluable resource. In this post we’ll focus on must-haves for your nonprofit marketing plan. In this post we’ll cover: How to Achieve Integrated Marketing Success.

Win at Multi-Channel Marketing with a Messaging Framework

Connection Cafe

With seemingly limitless channels available to nonprofit marketers to cultivate, your fundraising and engagement efforts now require developing messages for each medium. development, events, social media, and direct mail). How will you ever get to it all?

Your Social Media Is For More Than Marketing

TechImpact

In past blogs we’ve talked seemingly ad nausea about how technology, donation forms, and social media can support a nonprofit’s fundraising efforts. That being said, there’s no doubting the importance of pushing marketing material to an audience that’s growing at such exponential rates.

Drowning in Marketing Data? 3 Steps to Take Control

Connection Cafe

You may not have to save every click, cookie, Facebook like, retweet, web analytic and social media listening fact. Pulling your data together from disparate sources—marketing, planned giving, volunteer, advocate, donor, etc. Third: Make your marketing data actionable.

12 Quick Hit Facts On Nonprofit Content Marketing

TechImpact

Nonprofits across the board are putting a greater emphasis on their content marketing efforts. Leveraging the pervasiveness of the internet, and the power of social media, nonprofits are reaching out to communities to while asking for nothing in return. Image courtesy of lmsShortSales.

Leveraging Crowdfunding Technology for Cause Marketing

Connection Cafe

The problem is that this same set of consumers also perceive cause marketing efforts as inauthentic, and they are skeptical about corporate social good efforts. The good news is that many brand marketers have found a solution that works.

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Market Your Donation Page With 6 Stellar Social Media Strategies

SocialFish

If there’s one place your nonprofit’s marketing team wants to be online, it’s social media! Not only is social media a huge part of our day-to-day lives, but it’s also a great platform for causes to get the word out about their mission and their latest fundraising campaigns.

500 Social Media Marketing Tips

SocialFish

This is a guest post from Andrew Macarthy , author of 500 Social Media Marketing Tips. To accompany the book, I also produce free step-by-step video tutorials covering all kinds of social media marketing methods. Buy 500 Social Media Marketing Tips.

Digital Life Hacks: Savvy Social Media

Connection Cafe

billion active social media users? As usage numbers continue to grow across all age groups, it is safe to say that social media has become an essential element of digital marketing. Instagram, Snapchat, and YouTube are great for sharing media.

Leveraging Crowdfunding Technology for Cause Marketing

Connection Cafe

The problem is that this same set of consumers also perceive cause marketing efforts as inauthentic, and they are skeptical about corporate social good efforts. The good news is that many brand marketers have found a solution that works.

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Association Social Media Jobs – Marketing/Communications November 3

SocialFish

Here are the latest communications and marketing jobs from the SocialFish job board ! We focus on jobs in social media , marketing , communications , PR , advocacy , digital and technology.

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Demystifying social media - McKinsey Quarterly - Marketing & Sales - Digital Marketing

AFP Blog

Demystifying social media - McKinsey Quarterly - Marketing & Sales - Digital Marketing : Executives certainly know what social media is. Executives can even claim to know what makes social media so potent: its ability to amplify word-of-mouth effects. Yet the vast majority of executives have no idea how to harness social media’s power.

5 Content Marketing Tips That Yield Donors

TechImpact

Content marketing is constantly transforming the information we produce and consume. The post 5 Content Marketing Tips That Yield Donors appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. General content marketing data database donation donations donors nonprofit nonprofit technology nonprofits npTech social media technology Now more than ever it is being utilized to extend reach, bring in more traffic and produce leads for organizations.

Data drives better digital marketing for nonprofits

3rd Sector Labs

Using data to drive your digital marketing campaigns is essential. Without the discipline of data, your digital marketing success is based more on hope than strategy and execution. Our corporate marketers understand the criticality of data all too well, especially retailers.

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What is Influencer Marketing?

SocialFish

Here I am with a short video on influencer marketing, filmed as part of Encore Alert ‘s League of Extraordinary Marketers series (*blush*). Read more from the awesome Encore Alert Blog and sign up for their upcoming ebook on influencer marketing.

2015 Content Marketing Report Benchmarks

TechImpact

The world is rife with marketing trends, techniques, and jargon. It seems like every day there’s another hot fad that every marketing company thinks will change the game. But content marketing is a new phenomenon. Sixty-one percent of nonprofit marketers use content marketing.

15 Social Media Marketing Stats You Need To See To Believe

TechImpact

Social media marketing is a staple part of any nonprofit’s marketing campaign. Whether it is the centerpiece to a comprehensive content marketing platform, or just another way our nonprofit engages with the community, social media is a mainstay in the lives of almost every American. The post 15 Social Media Marketing Stats You Need To See To Believe appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology.

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Artisanal Social Media Marketing | Adweek

AFP Blog

Artisanal Social Media Marketing | Adweek : "I hate to say this, but our reliance on publishing tools [can be a hindrance]. For the most part, you always see better performance using native publishing platforms out of the gates," said Chris Tuff, svp, director of earned and emerging media at 22squared. Well, it forces marketers to confront how others are using the program.

The Obama Way to Getting More Results From Email Marketing

NetWits

Guest post by John Haydon, Founder of Inbound Zombie – a nonprofit social media … Email Marketing email fundraising eMail marketing nonprofit email marketing obama campaign

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Is Influencer Marketing Part of Your Nonprofit’s Social Media Strategy in 2018?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

It is not too early to start thinking about your nonprofit’s social media strategy for 2018, including how you want to capitalize on social media trends that will have maximum impact in 2018. According to Lee Odom , influencer marketing is one of those trends.

5 Content Marketing Success Stories Your Nonprofit Needs to Imitate

NetWits

Yesterday we talked about the importance of content marketing for nonprofits. Knowing that it can be tough to execute on we thought we’d give you a few examples of nonprofits effectively using content marketing as a key part of their online strategy.

[Take the Survey!] Nonprofit Content Marketing – Benchmarks, Budgets and Trends for 2016

Connection Cafe

Over the past few years, we’ve witnessed a surge in content marketing in the nonprofit world. But what makes for a successful content marketing plan? We’re Partnering with The Content Marketing Institute (CMI) Again!

Facebook and Instagram's Latest Marketing Tools for Nonprofits

Frogloop

Social media marketing has become an integral part of building online community and advocacy. Through social media channels nonprofits are able to engage directly with their audiences, fundraise a bit, and have important conversations about the critical issues they work on.

Sweet Association Social Media & Marketing Jobs – June 21

SocialFish

We focus on jobs in social media , marketing , communications , PR , advocacy , and digital. . Works closely with product owners, graphic designers and IT staff to deliver quality marketing collateral while maintaining NTCA’s image.

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The 6 Scariest Monsters Nonprofit Fundraisers Are Facing This Halloween

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

Low social media engagement We all know that social media is a great way to engage current supporters and reach new potential donors. Difficulty marketing to new donors. This October 31 st , it’s not ghosts and ghouls that most nonprofit fundraisers are worried about.

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Facebook Marketing Cheat Sheet

Connection Cafe

You want to learn everything you can about marketing your nonprofit via Facebook. How-to Start Marketing on Facebook. 8 Ideas for Social Media Rewards. 50 Social Media Content Ideas. Author: Cheryl Black.

How To Get More Online Donations With Content Marketing

Nonprofits Source

In this post, I’m going to show you how to get online donations with content marketing. While the execution isn’t always so clear, content marketing can increase visitors to your site and help to convert them into online donors. Cannot afford a digital marketing agency.

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

Nonprofits Source

Does your nonprofit have a digital marketing plan ? Lack of resources, expertise, leadership buy-in, choosing the right software tools (or the right strategic partners) all while trying to stay current on the latest marketing trends is overwhelming. Digital Marketing Plan Chapters.

[Survey] Nonprofit Content Marketing – Benchmarks, Budgets and Trends for 2015

Connection Cafe

Content marketing isn’t a widely used term in the not for profit world. Blackbaud Partners with The Content Marketing Institute (CMI). This year we’ll be producing the second edition of the annual report – Nonprofit Content Marketing: 2014 Benchmarks, Budgets, and Trends ! Why do we Need Nonprofit Content Marketing Research? Content marketing is HUGE in the business world. 26% of nonprofit professionals believe they are effective at content marketing.

Facebook Marketing Cheat Sheet

NetWits

You want to learn everything you can about marketing your nonprofit via Facebook. … Social Media Facebook

Association Social Media: Kelli Windsor, Food Marketing Institute

SocialFish

I had the great pleasure of moderating a panel of fabulous association social media managers at an Association Trends breakfast last month, where results were shared (and we opined on them) from the Association Social Media Benchmark Survey. Social media staff need to be Mavericks.

Get Creative with B2B Marketing in 2015

SocialFish

One of the best things about marketing is the constant challenge that comes with it. B2B marketing has to be smarter, sleeker and faster than B2C. Hitting them with smart, unexpected marketing strategies is a good way to grab their attention. Guerrilla Marketing.