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Social Media Tools and Resources for Social Learning

SocialFish

This past week I, together with my friend Shari Rager from American Medical Writers Association, did a session at Tagoras’s Learning*Technology*Design conference on designing for social learning. Articles about social learning and the difference between social media and social learning.

Cool Social Tools: PwrdBy

SocialFish

This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. Cool Social Tools Mobile Nimble Nonprofit Startups are welcome to contact me at maddie[at]socialfish[dot]org to submit guest posts about their platforms. ————-.

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Time-Saving Tools and Apps for Social Media Management

SocialFish

Social media helps you boost traffic to your website (and your physical office!), Appropriate, effective management is the key to ensuring you get the returns for your social media marketing investments. SproutSocial is a premium tool but is worth the price.

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New Social Media Tools for the Social-Tech-Savvy

SocialFish

I will update this post after the fact with suggestions for more good tools collected from the audience! Related Posts Cool Social Tools: Double The Donation Cool Social Tools: Noosfeer TODAY: Global Impact Sparks 24-Hour Global, Digital Celebration How to Lead Your Way to a Social Organization 30 Tools Social Media Professionals Can’t Live Without Cool Social Tools: Cursor42. Cool Social Tools

8 Tools to Curate Content for Social Media

SocialFish

Of course, in this case, we’re not talking about curating content to use on personal profile pages—we’re talking about content curation for the purpose of marketing on social media. Thankfully though, there’s also a long list of tools now available for this specific task.

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Infographic: Who Rules Social Media?

TechImpact

The advent of social media has been a world-wide phenomenon. In recent years, nonprofits have begun to utilize this powerful tool to connect with their target audiences and increase thier overall reach. The post Infographic: Who Rules Social Media?

Cool Social Tools: EventKloud

SocialFish

This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. EventKloud lets you enter your events in one place and easily promote them everywhere: your website, social media networks (Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Instagram etc.),

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8 Fundraising Tools to Watch in 2017

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Your experimentation with at least one of the tools below (or from the 2016 list and 2015 list ), would be greatly appreciated by their founders. Social Media Facebook Twitter Mobile Media Fundraising

Tips for Nonprofits on Using Social Media to Build Supporter Relationships

Connection Cafe

We asked some of our favorite nonprofit tech friends to share ideas for how organizations can use social media to build meaningful relationships with their supporters—donors, influencers and activists—and what that looks like on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter.

13 Tools That Can Make Your Social Media Marketing Much Easier

SocialFish

The truth of the matter is that social media has transformed the way we do business and market our products. Social media has long ceased to be identified as just a hub where people connect and socialize with their friends or family members.

9 Ways Social Media Can Help Nonprofits Ignite Supporter-Led Advocacy

Connection Cafe

Today, nonprofits have an opportunity like never before to reignite their partnership with supporters and provide platforms and opportunities for people to use their social networks to organize and advance your cause. 9 Ways to Ignite Supporter-Led Advocacy with Social Media: 1.

Top Rated Social Media Management Tools [INFOGRAPHIC]

John Haydon

Have you thought about using SproutSocial, Hootsuite or AgoraPulse to help manage social media? The post Top Rated Social Media Management Tools [INFOGRAPHIC] appeared first on John Haydon.

Tools to Help Grow Your Social Media Audience

NonProfit Hub

There are a myriad of products out there now for handling your social media following; many of them are bad, some of them are good and a precious few are indispensable. Use this tool for straightforward audience growth on Twitter and Instagram. Featured Social Media

2017 Social Media Cheat Sheet – Updated!

SocialFish

Content Strategy Cool Social Tools Implementation PotluckTip o’ the hat to Matt Banner at OnBlastBlog. Thanks for sending this along! photo credit ).

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Best Proofreading Tools for Your Social Media Strategy

SocialFish

————– If you want to promote your business, website, or blog effectively, then social media networks are an inevitable part of your marketing strategy. Clearly, social media users are intrigued by visual content. Cool Social Tools

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Five Tips for Nonprofits Using Social Media During the #JointSession Address

Connection Cafe

” What opportunity does this give nonprofits engaging on social media? A majority of live conversation during presidential addresses happens on Twitter, so here are 5 steps nonprofits can take to engage and drive support for their cause on social media : 1.

10 Essential Social Media Tools For Nonprofits

John Haydon

In the fast and highly competitive world of digital marketing, social media tools are essential if you want to stay ahead of the game. The problem is these tools can also be expensive, especially for nonprofits.

10 Tools for More Productive Online Marketing

SocialFish

The average marketer has to balance social, content, email, and other inbound marketing tactics. The right tools are crucial, so you can automate as much of the process as possible, and cut down on the time spent doing the rest. Well, yes, and this tool is that way.

36 Useful Apps & Online Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The number of low-cost or free apps and online tools available to nonprofits today is astounding. Provided you set aside the time to explore and experiment, your nonprofit can use the apps and tools listed below to significantly improve your web, email, social media, and visual content.

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6 Social Tools to Use Immediately After You Hit “Publish”

SocialFish

All of those fancy auto-post social tools can lull us into a false sense of confidence. Reply to all the comments both on your own blog and around social media sites! To follow up on this, here are essential tools that will help you get more exposure to your content.

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9 Tools to Address Various Aspects of Visual Marketing

SocialFish

Here are a few tools to help you! Canva is the perfect tool if you want to create professional level graphics of any kind, but don’t want to hire a designer to do it. You don’t need to go through a quote generator, or use a visual editing tool to do it.

Cool Social Tools: Noosfeer

SocialFish

This is a new series of posts from software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. Related Posts Cool Social Tools: Ravetree I signed a contract with an AMS. Cool Social Tools

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Best social media tools bringing conversions to your online store

SocialFish

The average order value is highest on Pinterest, Instagram and a social shopping site called Polyvore. After choosing the right ecommerce platforms and social media platforms for your business, then creating useful, visual content should all be part of your social ecommerce strategy.

8 Tools to Help Manage Your Nonprofit Website

Connection Cafe

You’ve got the usual list of suspects at your organization: the online engagement tool, a blog, social media platforms, and a website. Out of all of these tools, your website is getting the most visibility. Google Webmaster Tools is a website health and optimization tool.

8 Fundraising Tools to Watch in 2016

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That said, fundraising tools come and go and long-term financial sustainability is tough for social good entrepreneurs to achieve ( muchos kudos for trying), but the fundraising tools list for 2016 ( view the 2015 list ) represent eight ideas whose time have come in the nonprofit sector.

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Social Media Best Practices: 12 Tips for Making the Best of Any Social Site

NetWits

Do you know how many of your supporters use popular social networks like Facebook, Twitter and YouTube? Google recently made a big social medial play by introducing Google+. The social Web is essentially a place where relationships are built, maintained and enhanced in a digital space.

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.

12 Not-So-Great Realities About Nonprofits and Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For more than a decade the blogosphere has touted the power and promise of social media (this blog included) , but there is also a downside to using social media for your nonprofit. Nonprofit social media managers are bombarded with depressing content.

Cool Social Tools: BigMarker

SocialFish

This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. BigMarker gives you all the tools to plan, conduct, record, store, and share your community’s web conferences. Cool Social Tools Social Learning

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Long Term Success with Social Media

NetWits

Guest post by my friend Geoff Livingston, author of Welcome to the Fifth Estate a new book focused on creating and sustain a winning social media strategy. Why is it that we don’t discuss long-term success with social media?

DIY Social Media Management

Amy Sample Ward

Yesterday, I had a lot of fun giving another webinar for Nonprofit Webinars, this time focused on DIY Social Media Management. timed events for social media posts. Here’s an example: DIY Management Tools. Free tools: Google Apps. Sprout Social.

Cool Social Tools: UnscriptiD

SocialFish

This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. At its core, UnscriptiD is designed to be a social media platform focused on the “individual”. Cool Social Tools Nimble Nonprofit

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3 Tools and 5 Tips To Help Your Employees Master Social Employee Advocacy

SocialFish

Is your marketing team stressing out to get recognized on social media and engage with your audience? The concept is simple, your employees will share content on their social media and as a result, increase both their own and the company’s reach. 3 Awesome Tools.

10 Social Media Strategies That Increase Engagement and Inspire Donors

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For nonprofits to succeed on social media, they have to be good at social media and that requires a clear understanding of how, when, and why individuals engage with nonprofits on social media. Embrace social media fundraising.

Say What? Build a Social Media Listening Dashboard for Your Nonprofit

NetWits

Listening to our supporters can help in so many ways, and social media has made it extremely easy to so. If you’re lucky enough to have a decent budget, you can look into social media monitoring tools like Radian6.

[PODCAST] How to Use Social Media as a Fundraising Tool

NonProfit Hub

In episode one, we sat down with digital marketing expert John Haydon to have a conversation about the changing landscapes of social media fundraising. Social media is social, not transactional. It is a critical tool to create trust, rapport and likeability.

Your Nonprofit’s Guide To Promoting Events Via Social Media

TechImpact

Your nonprofit’s next event, big or small, will likely be announced and hyped up using social media. This is a no brainer, but is a tool that is not lost on college parties and birthdays. Use the tool to invite your followers to your next event quickly and easily.

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9 Fundraising Tools to Watch in 2015

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Over the last six months Nonprofit Tech for Good has bookmarked over 50 fundraising tools to prepare for this blog post. When the time came to write the post, at least 25% of the fundraising tools had shut down. Fundraising Mobile Media Social Media

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10 Signs Your Small Nonprofit Excels at Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Small (and medium-sized) nonprofits have a different experience on social media than large nonprofits. Small nonprofits have to work harder at growing their following and most often the work of social media management is added to an already full job description.

Tips and Tools for Integrating Social Media Into Your Nonprofit Event Marketing Plan

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Here’s a summary of tips, tools, examples, and resources for getting the most of our your nonprofit event with social media. (Here’s a curated link list used to create this post). ” Other amplifier tools include JustCoz and Gaggleamp.