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?".

5 Questions about Nonprofit CRM Tools You’re Too Embarrassed to Ask

EveryAction

A brand new year is here, and everyone is resolved to make improvements to the way they live, work, and even their nonprofit website ! For nonprofit pros, that means streamlining your processes, integrating your systems, and doing a better job communicating with your donors.

39 Questions Your Nonprofit Can Answer with Facebook Insights

NetWits

This is a guest post by the one and only Nonprofit Facebook Guy – John Haydon (also a good buddy of mine). Following are just some of the questions you can answer with these reports. There are few questions you’ll have around fan growth. Subscribe to the RSS feed ›.

Volunteers Or Donors: The Millennial Question

TechImpact

Whatever you want to call them , there’s no doubting their importance in funding the nonprofit sector in future decades. What nonprofits can not lose sight of is the ever increasingly important role they’ll have to play in the volunteerism world, too. The question has to be asked, then.

Get your nonprofit marketing questions answered!

Amy Sample Ward

I’m really excited for my friend and colleague, Kivi Leroux Miller for her new book The Nonprofit Marketing Guide: High-Impact, Low-Cost Ways to Build Support for Your Good Cause. I’ll submit all questions to Kivi on June 5th, so only questions posted before then will be included.

12 of Your Email Deliverability Questions Answered

EveryAction

Unfortunately, there were so many questions from the audience that we weren't able answer them all during the alotted time. Here are some great, thoughtful questions that we received and Brett's email wisdom. " My bigger question is: why continue to keep sending?

Are You Playing ‘Twenty Questions’ with Your Event Registrants?

Connection Cafe

Just because ‘Twenty Questions’ is a good way to pass the time during road trips, does not mean the game has a place on your event registration form. But are all of those questions really necessary? These questions are your event accessories.

6 Questions to Consider Before Selecting a New Workspace

NonProfit Hub

Big-picture issues exist for nonprofits and other non-governmental organizations (NGOs) when selecting a workspace. If you’re considering a new or inaugural workspace, consider these questions before making any decisions. This article is sponsored by MINDSPACE.

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!

4 Questions to Ask Before Going Mobile

Connection Cafe

So it’s tempting indeed to rush out and build an app for your nonprofit. Here are four groups of strategic questions to help guide your thinking: Who are your constituents and what are they like? Author: Guest Blogger. An extraordinary thing happened last year.

3 Questions Environmental Organizations Should Ask When Evaluating a CRM

Everyaction

Once you’ve made the decision to search for a new CRM for your nonprofit, the task can seem daunting. While this may be an intimidating proposition, the process can be made easier by keeping a larger value framework in mind and making sure to ask a few key questions.

3 Data Year End Data Questions Your Nonprofit Should Be Asking

TechImpact

Is there a word more often uttered in the nonprofit technology sector today? All jokes aside, the data your nonprofit collects on a daily daily basis has the potential to alter the course of your organization. The post 3 Data Year End Data Questions Your Nonprofit Should Be Asking appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. Tech data database donations nonprofit nonprofit technology npTech Data, data, data.

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Ask These Questions Before Changing Your P2P Program in 2016

Connection Cafe

The question itself signified one of our biggest struggles in the nonprofit sector. We tend to ask the wrong questions and focus on the wrong things. Changing one thing or changing everything is a question of tactics, and fails to recognize the strategy behind either choice.

Unanswered Questions When Moving To The Cloud

TechImpact

However, sometimes the obvious, simpler questions are skipped over or ignored. In this post we will explore the “Why, How, and Where” of transitioning your nonprofit to the cloud according to Jyoti Sharma of SAP. The question really hinges upon where your needs lie.

The Big Twitter Question

Frogloop

Data from Comscore Nonprofit marketers should evaluate Twitter once again. Twitter does work for some nonprofits. What is a nonprofit to do with all of these mixed signals?

5 Cloud Computing Questions Nonprofits Need Answers To

TechImpact

Must Read: “ Cloud Computing for Nonprofits “ by our Executive Director, Patrick Callihan. FREE for nonprofits. Nonprofits have a lot of questions about technology advancements. The part nonprofits worry about is losing ownership of their data.

The 3 Questions To Ask When Selecting A Cloud

TechImpact

For many nonprofits, the move to the cloud is an obvious choice. The problem is, when nonprofits are preparing to choose a cloud provider , many fall flat. Here are a few great questions to ask while you’re out shopping for your nonprofit’s cloud.

5 Questions for Pamela Grow

NonProfit Trends

This is a continuing series of 5 Questions for experts from across the nonprofit sector: 5 Questions for Pamela Grow. Author, coach, copy-writer, nonprofit marketing consultant and political junkie, Pamela Grow is the author of “Five Days to Foundation Grants” and the creator of Simple Development Systems , the only online coaching program created for the overwhelmed fundraiser in the one-person marketing and development shop. 5 Questions Fundraising Grants

How to Ask the Right Questions About Nonprofit Strategy

BoardAssist

Do you feel you know the right questions to ask about your nonprofit’s strategy? Molly Penn of Penn Flood Consulting spends her day advising nonprofits on strategy and governance. How to Ask the Right Questions About Nonprofit Strategy.

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.

5 Questions for Pamela Grow

NonProfit Trends

This is a continuing series of questions for experts from across the nonprofit sector: 5 Questions for Pamela Grow. Author, coach, copy-writer, nonprofit marketing consultant and political junkie, Pamela Grow is the author of “Five Days to Foundation Grants” and the creator of Simple Development Systems , the only online coaching program created for the overwhelmed fundraiser in the one-person marketing and development shop.

5 Questions for Jay Frost

NonProfit Trends

This is a continuing series of 5 Questions for experts from across the nonprofit sector: 5 Questions for Jay Frost. Is the use of prospect research becoming more mainstream or still just a tool for large nonprofits? I think prospect research has always been in the mainstream of nonprofits large and small. Without that information, there is no way to tell how much responsibility nonprofits might have for changes in giving patterns. 5 Questions

The Answers to Your Crowdfunding Questions

NonProfit Hub

Josh Schukman is a guest contributor for Nonprofit Hub. He’s the writing whiz for WonderWe —a crowdfunding social network that provides free viral tools for nonprofits to fundraise, recruit and measure impact like a pro.

Social Media for Nonprofits: 4 Questions to Answer Before You Start Posting

Wild Apricot

Many nonprofits find that they spend hours writing social media posts in the hopes of attracting new members, but only get just a handful of responses. social media nonprofitWe have the secret ingredient to social media success — and it might surprise you.

If you could Ask One Question what would it be?

NetWits

Blackbaud’s conference for nonprofits is a few days away. In true “Ignite” style, each presenter will have five minutes to present 20 slides about their nonprofit programs, initiatives and the ways they’ve seen nonprofits from around the world use social media to make a difference.

3 Key Questions Every Nonprofit Should Ask When Outsourcing Their Managed IT Services

TechImpact

The post 3 Key Questions Every Nonprofit Should Ask When Outsourcing Their Managed IT Services appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. General CRM data database Managed Services nonprofit npTech Office 365 Outsourcing critical processes, such as managed IT services, to specialized professionals may seem like a daunting task for your non-profit.

Buying Fundraising Software: 20 Questions Answered

Donor Search

Although many nonprofit organizations understand the value of fundraising software and want to make the switch, many are stumped by how to approach the buying process.

To Analyze or Not to Analyze… That is the Question

Connection Cafe

Many smaller to mid-sized nonprofits are not going to find it economically feasible or have the staffing in place to do something like this in-house, so they will want to look at a predictive modeling vendor to help them analyze their database. I do highly recommend that you look for a company that has vast experience in analyzing fundraising data for nonprofits, as well as providing direction on how to utilize the results.

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GUIDE: Growing and Sustaining your Volunteer Program

The Science Behind Engaging your Supporters

If you work at a nonprofit, you know what it feels like to have too much on your plate. Make sure they know that they can reach out to one person to ask questions and share success stories with. Everyone at your nonprofit is responsible for helping cultivate your volunteers.

5 Questions for Roger Craver

NonProfit Trends

The continuing series of questions for experts from across the nonprofit sector: 5 Questions for Roger Craver. What’s the one thing that still dumbfounds you after 45 years in the nonprofit sector? Which will have the biggest impact on the nonprofit sector: social or mobile? 5 Questions Nonprofit Trends Big Ideas Fundraising Mobile Social Media

The Nonprofit Board Question You’ve All Probably Asked

NonProfit Hub

Not having a nonprofit board would be kind of like that. But it’s a two-way street; keep in mind that it’s not always an easy job for the board of directors to work with nonprofit staff. Anne Wallestad, CEO of BoardSource , explored that specific question for the Huffington Post in her article, “ Are Nonprofit Boards Really Necessary? ” In the article, Wallestad highlighted the reasons she said were crucial for nonprofit boards to exist.

Get Your Nonprofit Grant Funded By Asking These 5 Questions

John Haydon

Every nonprofit grant proposal is both a funding opportunity and a chance to share your vision and connect with a new audience. The post Get Your Nonprofit Grant Funded By Asking These 5 Questions appeared first on John Haydon.

HOW TO: Use Facebook Questions for Your Nonprofit

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Unlike the Q&A site Quora, Facebook Questions allows brands to ask and answer questions. On Quora you have to be a person, but Facebook Questions uses your nonprofit’s Page and avatar as your Facebook Questions identity. Subscribe :: Nonprofit Tech 2.0

To App, or Not to App? That's the (Mobile) Question.

Connection Cafe

Mobile-savvy nonprofits inspired many of us with their interesting apps, from PETA’s mobile advocacy center to the Lance Armstrong Foundation’s collaborative BOOM app (in concert with Nike) to the Central Park Conservancy’s Insider’s Guide to the Park.

Fundraising is all about people connecting with people. The question is, how well do you know yours?

Connection Cafe

I’m talking about the people who support your nonprofit organization and the mission you so passionately focus on – those who open up their wallets, give their free time, and tell their friends about you. Ask them the questions above. How well do your know your audience?

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5 Questions for Roger Craver

NonProfit Trends

This is a continuing series of 5 Questions for experts from across the nonprofit sector: 5 Questions for Roger Craver. What’s the one thing that still dumbfounds you after 45 years in the nonprofit sector? Which will have the biggest impact on the nonprofit sector: social or mobile? 5 Questions Big Ideas Fundraising Mobile Social Media

5 Questions Nonprofits Should Ask Before Sending an Email

NetWits

Email marketing has come a long way in the nonprofit sector, but there are still some fundamental questions good senders should answer before they hit the send button. Until then, here is a list of five questions every nonprofit should ask themselves before sending an email marketing message I'll be covering several email do's and don'ts at NetWits Summer Camp.

Next Time, Answer a Different Question

See What's Out There

It can be hard for nonprofits to land on language that describes what they do. Not to put too fine a point on it, but a lot of (very talented, capable, totally world-changing) nonprofit pros spend much of their day taking meetings and sending emails. Because the answer to that question?

5 Questions for Geoff Livingston

NonProfit Trends

This is a continuing series of 5 Questions for experts from across the nonprofit sector: 5 Questions for Geoff Livingston. What is the biggest change you’ve seen over the past 3 years in the nonprofit sector? The big nonprofits have come to play. Now more than ever I hear about big nonprofits, organizations like the American Cancer Society, that didn’t get it with big social media initiatives. 5 Questions Big Ideas Social Media

Ask These Five Questions

Eric Jacobsen Blog

This blogs tips and ideas are perfect for managers and leaders of all types of small to large businesses and nonprofit organizations. Sunday, May 9, 2010 Ask These Five Questions If you are leading a business or a nonprofit organization, take the hour or two to read Peter F.

5 Questions to Ask Before Sending That Email Blast

John Haydon

According to the Nonprofit Communications Trends Report for 2015, nonprofits spend a lot of time and resources sending email. The post 5 Questions to Ask Before Sending That Email Blast appeared first on John Haydon.

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5 Questions to Consider Before Launching Your First Nonprofit SMS Campaign

Mobile Commons

Making the decision to incorporate text messaging into your nonprofit’s marketing outreach is a big one, but doing your research beforehand can make the process a smooth and educational experience. Text messages have a click through rate four times higher than nonprofit emails.

5 Questions Every Nonprofit Organization Must Ask Itself

Eric Jacobsen Blog

If you are leading a nonprofit organization, take the hour or two to read Peter F. Drucker''s book, The Five Most Important Questions You Will Ever Ask About Your Organization. Eric Jacobson on Leadership and Management Nonprofit Leadership Peter F.