5 Facts About Online Average Gift Size

Connection Cafe

I used to believe that online average gift size was a vanity metric. It made for interesting tweets and blog post headlines about online giving trends, but it wasn’t very useful. Over time I’ve learned to love the online average gift size metric.

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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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Online Benchmark Reveals Key Insights for Nonprofits in 2017

Connection Cafe

It’s a new year and that means a new, comprehensive benchmark report on the performance of nonprofits using Luminate Online. The new Luminate Online Benchmark Report is a powerful asset that studies over 500 organizations and their online marketing and fundraising efforts.

The Luminate Online Benchmark Report| How Is the Nonprofit Sector Performing Online?

Connection Cafe

The release of the 9 th Luminate Online Benchmark Report is an opportunity for nonprofits to take stock of how the nonprofit sector is performing online, and what recent trends tell us about donor and giving behavior.

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. How about your nonprofit, school, or chairity?

Online Marketing: 10 Things Nonprofits Should Consider

NonProfit Hub

It’s hard to know if you’re doing everything you can to maximize your online marketing efforts. A young professional RSVPs online through your event calendar after a friend shares on Facebook that she is attending. She wants to sign up for a committee online.

2011 Online Giving Trends and 5 Tactics Your Nonprofit Must Implement Today

NetWits

We recently released the most comprehensive analysis of online giving trends in the nonprofit sector. Here’s a few of the highlights … Key 2011 Online Giving Trends Include. Online giving up 13% year-over-year *. 5 Tactics Your Nonprofit Must Implement Today.

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Top 4 Online Fundraising Tactics Your Nonprofit Can’t Live Without

NetWits

Download the complete 2011 Online Fundraising Report to learn more about the 13% YoY growth, double-digit growth since 2009 and the top reasons your nonprofit should invest in its online fundraising program. Online donors contributed significant amounts, too.

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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. Too often, nonprofit professionals don’t receive the training they need.

Infographic: Online Giving And Nonprofits

TechImpact

The internet is the fastest growing avenue for nonprofit donations. The graphic, provided by Convio , compares the growth of online giving between the years of 2008 to 2010, these numbers have only grown over the past 3 years and are continuing to increase.

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The End of the Beginning of Online Giving

Connection Cafe

2019 marks 20 years since online giving first began in any significant way. In 1999, Blackbaud pioneered the nonprofit technology market by introducing reliable, secure, and donor-friendly online donation forms. This online versus offline wall is mostly in our own heads.

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Three Simple Ways to Improve Your Online Fundraising

NetWits

As a nonprofit focused on fundraising, you’ve likely started making resolutions … Interactive Online Fundraising Web Design #nptech fundraising online giving web design websitesIt’s 2013.

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5 things nonprofits can learn from Wikipedia’s online fundraising campaign

Connection Cafe

million donors through the foundations’ s online fundraising campaign. The 2014 online giving campaign just wrapped up and there are plenty of lessons that other nonprofits can learn from Wikipedia.

[New Report] Online Giving Increased by 7.9% in 2016

Connection Cafe

Overall charitable giving increased 1% in 2016 and online giving was up 7.9% The 2016 Charitable Giving Report includes overall giving data from 6,845 nonprofit organizations representing $23 billion in total fundraising from 2016. billion in online fundraising from 2016.

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The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

If you loved our 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2019 calendar! We've searched far and wide for the best and brightest nonprofit conferences from all around the country! Nonprofit Management. Nonprofit Technology, and more!

#GivingTuesday Online Donations Grow 52%

Connection Cafe

The attention around #GivingTuesday 2015 reached record levels and online giving grew 52% compared to 2014. million in online donations on #GivingTuesday 2015 and this surpassed all prior years since the movement began in 2012.

What You Can Learn About Online Fundraising from 152 Canadian Charities

Connection Cafe

I did this to learn more about how Canadian charities were doing online fundraising in 2018 by becoming a follower and donor to these organizations and then created a report based on what we found to help marketers and fundraisers in 3 critical areas for online fundraising: Email Signup.

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Weekly Nonprofit Roundup: Infographics, Effective Email Campaigns, and Online Fundraising

Connection Cafe

It’s my hope that this new weekly roundup will make staying up to date on the latest and greatest, brought to us by nonprofit thought leaders and industry professionals, just a little easier. This Week’s Nonprofit Highlights. Ahh, Sunday, we meet again.

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What’s Really Driving the Increase in Online Giving?

Connection Cafe

If you’re like most nonprofits and charitable organizations you’re seeing growth in online giving. How fast is your online giving growing? giving both show that online giving continues to grow approximately 7% year over year, while overall giving remains relatively flat, growing only 1-3% per year. So what’s driving this increase in online giving ? Online donation pages are much better today than they were even a few years ago. Older donors are online.

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Is Your Online Donation Form Turning Off Donors?

Connection Cafe

If there is one thing that is almost entirely unique to the world of nonprofit websites (compared to the for-profit companies I have assisted for the past 10 years), it is the part of the donation form (or response device) we call the gift array.

8 Online Social Fundraising Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

And this applies to nonprofits in a big way. That’s why when nonprofits encourage the act of social fundraising, they not only empower supporters to share their love of the cause, but they also leverage their vast personal networks to grow in so many ways.

Two Surprising Ways to Broaden Your Reach Online

NetWits

Online marketing can take many forms. Email, web design, user-generated content and paid search are all ways to improve your nonprofit’s reach and increase web traffic. How are you highlighting your nonprofit’s impact online?

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[FREE WEBINAR] 10 Online Fundraising Best Practices for Small Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Time: 1pm EST. Presented by: Heather Mansfield , Founder of Nonprofit Tech for Good. Customized for small nonprofits on a limited budget, this webinar will highlight current trends in online fundraising. Topics include: • What to look for in an online fundraising platform. •

Donor Retention vs. Donor Acquisition: What Research Shows About Overall Online Engagement

Connection Cafe

When asked by organizations whether their online fundraising programs should focus on donor acquisition or donor retention, I say, “Yes.”. Total online revenue from first-time donors in the 2016 report was just about even, down 1%, at $206,619.

Apple Pay for Nonprofits: Frictionless Online Philanthropy

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Apple also made it difficult for nonprofits to collect in-app donations without incurring huge transaction fees on top of credit card fees. Six years ago, I helped organized a protest and online petition to ask Apple to change their online donation policy for nonprofits.

Online Fundraising Strategies: Nonprofit Marketing Link Roundup

Nonprofits Source

In this weekly nonprofit marketing link roundup , we’re taking a look at articles that are all about online fundraising strategies. The truth is that marketing, whether online or traditional, is all about putting yourself out there. Nonprofit Marketing Tips.

Google Aiding Nonprofits’ Online Visibility

TechImpact

But according to a recent report from Nonprofit Tech 2.0, nonprofits may start seeing … Continued The post Google Aiding NonprofitsOnline Visibility appeared first on Tech Impact. Blog Social Tech facebook google nonprofit technology social media for nonprofit

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How To Get More Online Donations With Content Marketing

Nonprofits Source

But did you know that writing content for donor intent can be used to target people ready to donate online content can also be used to target donor intent? In this post, I’m going to show you how to get online donations with content marketing. On-Page SEO For Nonprofits.

Taking Major Gifts Online: Tactics for Going Digital

Connection Cafe

Years ago, I was hired to launch an nonprofit’s online communications and digital fundraising program, but there was a lot of resistance to incorporating major donors into the online program. Create Personalized Online Fundraising Appeals .

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Why Online Donors are Worth More than Offline Donors [INFOGRAPHIC]

NetWits

A few months ago we published the 2011 donorCentrics Internet and Multichannel Giving Benchmarking Report and yesterday we released the 2011 Online Giving Report. In fact, the dominate giving channel for new donors 64 years old and younger is online.

#GivingTuesday Online Donations Up 36% from 2013

Connection Cafe

Online giving for #GivingTuesday 2014 was up 36% compared to 2013. million in online donations on #GivingTuesday 2014. There was a 15% increase in the number of nonprofit organizations that processed an online donation on #GivingTuesday 2014 compared to 2013.

Get more Online Donations: 3 Reasons Why Your Main Online Donation Page Should Take After Chinese Takeout

Connection Cafe

When I transitioned from just a for-profit body of knowledge to a nonprofit body of knowledge, one of the first tasks I had ahead of me was understanding the donation page. To those in the nonprofit space, it seems like a straight-forward thing: This is the place they can come donate online.

The Online Benchmark Report is Here| How Does Your Org Measure Against Its Peers?

Connection Cafe

The 2014 Luminate Online Benchmark Report is now available, just in time for #bbcon! It’s the largest and most comprehensive report of its kind, using data from nearly 800 Luminate Online customers to help you evaluate your overall strategies and performance in online fundraising.

Leveraging Online Tools to Help Tell Your Nonprofit’s Story

Byte Technology

Here are some online tools that can help you define, craft and manage your storytelling initiatives. The editing tools are highly intuitive and easy to learn, and the app lets you make hi-res prints or share the infographic online with just a few clicks.

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Here's 28 Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Should Switch to EveryAction

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

Thousands of nonprofits use EveryAction every day to raise money, manage offline fundraising through pledges and grants, send emails, run nonprofit digital advocacy campaigns, and so much more. It's trusted by some of the largest nonprofits.

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.

Nonprofit Marketing Strategy (5 Steps To Reaching Donors Online)

Nonprofits Source

In the first chapter of this guide we showed how having a nonprofit marketing strategy can help grow traffic and brand awareness online. How To Create A Nonprofit Marketing Strategy. You’ve just completed chapter 2 of how to create a digital marketing plan for nonprofits!

In Case Your Nonprofit STILL Isn’t Using Online Fundraising

TechImpact

It seems unlikely, but it appears there are nonprofits out there that still have not learned to take advantage of online fundraising. According to a post from Philanthropy For All, many smaller nonprofits have not yet taken advantage of the power of online fundraising.

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Online Fundraising Ideas (7 Strategies & 63% More Donations)

Nonprofits Source

I’m going to share 7 insanely easy online fundraising ideas that are making a huge impact for nonprofits. First I’ll show you how the Environmental Defense Fund used their email list in a creative way to increase online donations by 63%.

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To State the Online-vious

Connection Cafe

By now you’ve probably heard—online is a thing. In the recent 2015 Charitable Giving Report by Blackbaud, the numbers reveal that, while overall giving in the United States went up by 1.6%, online grew by 9.2% Nonprofit FundraisingIt’s a big thing.

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11 Fascinating Facts About Online Fundraising That Will Inspire You to Action

NetWits

Is your nonprofit raising money on it’s website? … Online Fundraising 2011 online Blackbaud Social FundraisingI’m guessing the answer is yes.

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Online Marketing Strategy Starts With a Map

NetWits

The Digital Roadmap is your organization’s chance to get cartographic, by plotting on paper all the points of your online neighborhood. Content Marketing Email Marketing Interactive Mobile Online Fundraising Search Engine Optimization Social Media Web Design digital strategy Online marketing

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Study: Nonprofits Score an "F" in Online Fundraising Scorecard

Frogloop

Dunham and Company released an Online Fundraising Scorecard that looked at 151 nonprofits online fundraising activities. The report either gave a big "F" or a mediocre rating to most of the nonprofits in the report.