How To Simplify Content Promotion with the Twitter Leapfrog Method


Here’s the full article reprinted by permission – would love to know if anyone is using this Twitter Leapfrog Method or anything similar. “ 25 Experts Share their Top 25 Content Marketing Trends for 2017 )”), and step-by-step techniques (ex.

Four Trends to Follow at AFP’s 2017 International Fundraising Conference

Connection Cafe

Here are the four key trends we’ll be following at the fundraising conference, and a few can’t-miss sessions that promise thought-provoking takes on the trends: The Changing Landscape of Philanthropy. This year’s AFP fundraising conference is all about disruption.

Being Open and Personal – Joining the Museum Trends of 2015

Connection Cafe

So when AAM and Blackbaud hosted Trends Watch 2015: Using Open Data and Personalization at Museums with Elizabeth Merritt , Michael Edson , and Stephen Watson , attending it was a definite no-brainer!

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The Biggest Digital Fundraising Trends of 2018 (And How To Use Them This Year)

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

To read our full report on the biggest nonprofit tech trends of 2018, what to expect in the year ahead, and how nonprofits of all sizes should be preparing to stay at the top of the technology game, click here. Some of the biggest trends that emerged in 2018 include: 1.

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Trends in Sustainer Giving – Key Findings from the 2019 donorCentrics Sustainer Summit

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This year’s summit included 35 large nonprofit organizations that participate in our sustainer program benchmarking to review aggregate program performance, trends and challenges affecting sustainer giving.

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The Fundraising Trends of 2019 You Don’t Want to Miss

NonProfit Hub

There’s no better way to do so than by knowing the trends within your niche. Here are 7 essential fundraising trends that you shouldn’t miss in 2019. Leverage this trend and change the way you treat your donors. Remain proactive by keeping an eye on other emerging trends.

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Getting Advancement into Gear: A Conversation on Higher Education Charitable Giving Trends

Connection Cafe

I recently had the privilege of hosting a panel discussion with Sue Cunningham, President of Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) and James Wiley, Principal Analyst for Technology at Eduventures, about 2017 charitable giving performance and trends for higher education.

5 Technology Trends Of 2013 Nonprofits Should Care About


Gartner , a tech analyst firm, created a list of trending technology resources nonprofits and organizations are taking advantage of to make a greater impact using more robust resources, at a lower cost than traditional IT. Image courtesy of Wisepreneur.

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Choosing the Right Bandwagon to Jump On

Connection Cafe

A fundraiser or a trend-follower? Following new trends is not bad. Making the right choices about fundraising methods and the best mix to employ is what separates real winners in fundraising from the “also rans.”. Given that the next 13 months in the U.S.

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12 Key Digital Engagement Trends from the 2018 M+R Benchmarks Report


The annual M+R Benchmarks Report has arrived again, shining a light on trends that are shaping nonprofits’ digital programs. Having shared and discussed this year’s Benchmarks Report with many of our partners, here’s twelve key trends that have resonated strongly within the EveryAction community. A trend throughout all of this is the importance of not only engaging with your supporters through emails, offline and digitally, but the importance of tracking all this data.

Online Learning Trends That You Can’t Ignore


While online learning will continue to evolve and change, organizations looking for long -term success must focus on these trends. The post Online Learning Trends That You Can’t Ignore appeared first on Gyrus.

Trends for 2014: Changes in Media Consumption


Both of these services are also much more smartphone-oriented than prior methods for sharing video online. Vine and the Six-Second Attention Span.

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5 Questions for Geoff Livingston | Nonprofit Trends with Steve.

NonProfit Trends

All Blackbaud Blogs Contact Us About Nonprofit Trends Books Research Reports Speaking 5 Questions for Geoff Livingston Posted by Steve MacLaughlin on June 2nd, 2011 I’m starting a new series of short interviews with people who are really changing what’s happening in the nonprofit sector. Creativity and innovation demands unique twists and turns and methods.

Developing Fanatic Discipline to Meet P2P Fundraising Goals

Connection Cafe

Amundsen did the research and developed a methodical plan. Scott on the other hand was not as methodical with his planning. Life is unpredictable. So why do some thrive in the unpredictability while others fail? Jim Collins and Morten Hansen tackle this topic in Great By Choice.

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The Nonprofit Fundraising Strategic Plan Guide


The latest Giving USA data suggests that, while overall giving in the United States continues on an upward trend, the growth of individual giving in 2014 “accounted for 58 percent of last year’s total growth in giving” over 2013.

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AI for Fundraising Today: Voice Activated Fundraising & Chat Bots for Giving

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The technology paves the way for the emerging channel of “voice activated” giving.The key benefit is convenience because it removes the barrier between the donation and the payment method and is a way to weave giving into everyday life. .

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Interview with a CRM Expert: Business Intelligence

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Therefore, many organizations choose to stick to traditional segmentation methods like RFM (recency, frequency, monetary), which are widely accepted and easily explained. Next, use the scientific method to test new ways of segmenting your data.

3 Questions Environmental Organizations Should Ask When Evaluating a CRM


How is it keeping up with new technology and trends? When you are evaluating a potential new CRM, look for a technology partner whose vision complements yours and who will keep up with your organization as it moves into the future, keeping you up-to-date on the latest trends and developments.

How Much Money is Raised through Online Giving?

NonProfit Trends

Online fundraising during a disaster can be 3x to 4x normal trends and the vast majority of giving happens in just a few days. The average online gift has been trending in the $140 range. How is online giving trending right now? What about online giving trends in other countries?

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5 More Good Nonprofit Infographics

NonProfit Trends

Lots of great trends and information about how the top nonprofits are leveraging social media. Learn more about online giving and multichannel fundraising trends with this graphic. They break down a lot of great information and some interesting trends.

The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar


This conference features exceptional speakers and a plethora of workshops that address key issues and trends affecting nonprofit human-serving organizations. At this year's AASP Summit, presenters will focus on cutting-edge technology and business methods using case studies.

Webinar: Using Email to Engage Activists, Cultivate Donors - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop


57) Mobile (15) Nonprofit Benchmark Studies (15) Nonprofit Events (36) nptech (8) Online Advertising (5) Online Advocacy (47) Online Fundraising (97) Online Marketing (59) Online Organizing (32) SEO (3) Social Networking (109) Technology (31) Trends (51) Video (27) Volunteering (2) Web 2.0 (60)

Infographic: The Future of Social Activism


Make no mistake, if you are trying to reach Millennials you're organization is going to need spend time and resources developing meaningful campaigns that they feel connected to, and use their prefer methods of online and mobile communications.

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4 Ways Colleges Use Technology To Increase Campus Engagement


Using a CRM database to manage Student Activities functions can save time, increase efficiency, allow for more accurate reporting on student engagement, and help staff identify and capitalize on trends and successes.

Can Members of Congress Keep Up with the Digital World?


Are they adopting new methods fast enough to respond to their constituents in the digital age? The good news is that offices are improving their use of technology by responding to constituent emails versus mailing printed letters, a much more efficient method.

Hot or Not: Which Fundraising Channels Are a Forecast for Success?

NonProfit Trends

Join us to learn which fundraising methods are worth warming up to, and which ones you might want to leave out in the cold. Stay tuned for more… Nonprofit Trends Fundraising Mobile Multichannel Online Giving Peer-to-Peer Social Media

4 Tools to Help Any Nonprofit Tell Stories Online


Posterous When it comes to sharing stories, we all have our preferred methods of how to post, and where, and even who to share with each time. Online Marketing Social Networking Technology Trends

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Are the Majority of Online Donors Liberal Female Gen Xers?

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Liberal female Gen Xers may not be the majority of online donors, but they definitely are the demographic participating most in the 2017 Global Trends in Giving Survey. 2017 Global Trends in Giving Survey Respondent Data.

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3 Ways to Keep Donors Happy in an Online World


To be fair, online giving is still just one method by which Americans donate a total of $390 billion annually to nonprofits. The shift to digital giving is a rising and considerable trend Here’s an astonishing fact: Last year, people used online payments platform PayPal to contribute a staggering $8.5 billion to charity. But the PayPal figure is a sign of the times.

How Useful is Social Media to Nonprofits?


Most who have successfully used Facebook as a fundraising technique either use it as just one of many communication methods (like supplementing a direct mail and email campaign), or do very personal campaigns - for example, the Facebook “birthday&# campaign, where users ask folks to donate to a cause in support of their own birthdays," said the report. Other tangible results include: Nonprofit Benchmark Studies Online Fundraising Social Networking Trends Video Web 2.0

Can a Revolution be Tweeted?


Anil Dash of Expert Labs responded with his post "Make the Revolution" and said, “The traditional method sit-in and picket-in-the-streets form of protest is clearly a failure online." Social Networking Trends Web 2.0Will the next revolution be tweeted?

Latest Report: What Messaging and Channels Influence Congress?


Congressional offices are overwhelmed with the significant increase in volume and the diversity of delivery methods used by advocate organizations. Marketing Research Online Advocacy Online Marketing Social Networking Technology Trends Web 2.0

Alpine Access: Insights from 12 Years of Managing Remote Workers


Thursday Bram: How have Alpine Access’ methods of managing staff and working with telecommuters changed since the company started? Workplace Trends alpine accessIn 1998, virtual call center staffing company Alpine Access opened its doors.

5 Tips For Steering Your Organization Toward Online Fundraising

Nonprofits Source

The trends are clear and adopting digital channels are no longer a choice, but a necessity for survival. At least that’s what the trends are showing. You can go down the route of spending money on advertising, which works and is far more effective than ANY other method online.

How to Get Your Employees Involved in Giving Tuesday Campaigns


GivingTuesday, which trends on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram each year, is a key reason for the event’s rapid growth. Here are some of the methods you can use: Announce your campaign in closed employees Facebook and messenger groups like Slack or Microsoft Teams.

Understanding the Importance of XML Sitemaps for Website SEO

Byte Technology

It’s great to have a stellar and attractive website, one that was professionally designed to utilize the most current design trends with state-of-the-art plugins and all the accompanying bells and whistles.

7 Tips For Building Nonprofit Supporter Profiles


Adhere to preferred contact methods. A donor, volunteer, or a corporate executive likely want to keep in touch with a nonprofit they invested money or time into, however contacting individuals too much, or by an preferred method could decrease supporter retention.

How To Get Started With Mobile Giving To Reach Fundraising Goals

Nonprofits Source

Last year’s 23% growth in overall online fundraising shows a clear trend in how donors prefer to give. Our preferred methods of communication our live chat, email, and phone chat, but it’s also important to understand availability.

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Why websites are crucial for businesses these days?

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

But with passing time and changing moods and buying patterns of people of all ages, businesses are now compelled to follow the latest trends to succeed and survive. A couple of decades back, businesses did not much importance to technology.

5 Essential Controls for Charities during the Holiday Giving Season

Connection Cafe

A recent banking trend is to eliminate sending cancelled checks and/or copies of cancelled checks with bank statements and provide them online instead. The most common detection method was tip-offs.

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The Fire Has Been Lit! The Importance of Making Your Site Mobile Friendly

Connection Cafe

This simply continues to support the trend lines that we in the industry have seen for awhile—mobile has become the primary method of browsing the web. Get your site onboard with Google’s algorithm changes and the overall trends of mobile browsing.

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SEO For Nonprofits: A Beginners Guide To Digital Marketing Success

Nonprofits Source

Donors are shifting their preferences to online giving as their preferred method of donating to causes they care about. So how are nonprofits tapping into the evolution of donor trends? The time has finally come to demystify Search Engine Optimization ( SEO) for nonprofits.

How Tweet It Is: Twitter is Becoming a Better Way to Offer Customer Service


Trending companies like Hootsuite, a social media management system company, are using Twitter to field questions and complaints from consumers. Mountain Dew used the click-to-call tweet method to promote the new tropical-flavored Baja Blast drink.