3 Unforgettable Reasons Arts and Cultural Organizations Need Pinterest
MAY 9, 2012
Pinterest for Arts and Cultural Organizations, really? So what does all this mean for Arts and Cultural Organizations ? I have 1021 pins.
6 Nonprofit Technology Takeaways and One Killer Find from #12NTC
APRIL 11, 2012
Key Takeaway : Your website is your property and the way a lot of the world will learn about your organization. The conference was amazing!
Why Content Marketing is the Key to Your Nonprofits Online Success
MARCH 10, 2012
9 out of 10 organizations market with content marketing. I read a blog post by Joe Pulizzi the other day. What’s content marketing? Am I right?
Why Online Donors are Worth More than Offline Donors [INFOGRAPHIC]
FEBRUARY 17, 2012
In 2011, online giving was up 13% on a year-over-year basis when large International Affairs organizations are removed from the analysis.
Blackbaud Headed to SXSWi 2011
MARCH 7, 2011
Blackbaud @ SXSW 2011. It’s that time again. South by South West Interactive 2011 is upon us. Here’s the detail … ?Title: You coming?
2011 Online Giving Trends and 5 Tactics Your Nonprofit Must Implement Today
MARCH 23, 2012
54% of the organizations experienced results at or above this growth rate. 87% of organizations had at least one online gift of $1,000+.
2011 donorCentrics Internet and Multichannel Giving Benchmarking Report
MAY 31, 2011
That means that organizations with a major giving or annual fund focus are likely to have some performance differences.
5 Content Marketing Success Stories Your Nonprofit Needs to Imitate
MARCH 11, 2012
CONTENT MARKETING PRO TIP : Figure out how to turn the unique ways your organization is changing the world into content that can be used online.
The Multichannel Giving Paradox: Online Donors vs. Offline Donors
JUNE 14, 2012
This is the only situation in which there are significant numbers of cross-channel donors across all organizations. Download Now!
Social Media Best Practices: 12 Tips for Making the Best of Any Social Site
JULY 6, 2011
After you’ve been observing for a while and locating like-minded organizations and individuals, you want to begin building relationships with them.
Tell Us About Your Nonprofit Technology and Cloud Computing Needs
MARCH 21, 2012
TechSoup Global wants to learn more about how nonprofits, libraries, foundations and all types of NGOs use traditional and cloud-based technology.
Kill the Noise: How Prioritization on your Website Can Drive Action
AUGUST 21, 2012
It is critical to prioritize these tasks and decide which tasks are the most important to your users and organization. Is it always visible?
7 Secrets to Increasing Online Fundraising Results and Wowing Donors
MAY 17, 2012
The only vertical experiencing a decline from 2010 to 2011 was International Affairs organizations. Download the report now! . Search engines?
The Power of Social Fundraising and Friends Asking Friends [INFOGRAPHIC]
MAY 17, 2011
So, How is your organization harnessing the power of the social web by empowering your supporters to take part in peer-to-peer fundraising activities?
39 Questions Your Nonprofit Can Answer with Facebook Insights
JUNE 20, 2011
Subscribe to the RSS feed ›. This is a guest post by the one and only Nonprofit Facebook Guy – John Haydon (also a good buddy of mine).
Fundraising Ideas to Reverse the Trend of Declining Email Response Rates
APRIL 5, 2013
Wildlife/Animal Welfare and Health organizations had lower click-through declines, while Environmental Groups saw an increase. percent to 4.5
One Email Tactic Nonprofits Need to Steal From Brand Marketers
MARCH 6, 2013
Sending the right email message to the right constituent at the right time can be almost impossible to organize manually.
Using Social Media Increases Fundraising by 40% [Study]
MAY 12, 2011
Do you know how many of your supporters use popular social networks like Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube? 42.3% Twitter has over 16 million users.
Creating a Development Army: The Next BIG Thing in Fundraising
JUNE 26, 2012
Historically most fundraising programs have been organization to donor. ” A Bit of a Historical Take. billion from these fundraisers.
The #1 Way to Raise More Money Through Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Events
JANUARY 25, 2012
They also have varying levels of commitment to your event and organization. Register Now ! Check out the results …. Superstar fundraisers.
Boost Online Fundraising with Mid-Year Revenue Spikes
JUNE 7, 2012
Download the report now! . Staggering, but not news. Key takeaway. For a large portion of the nonprofit sector December is a critical time of year.
Channel Surfing: A News Roundup
JUNE 13, 2011
But why aren’t more organization’s doing it? flickr.com/photos/mikebaird. In MultiChannel Donors: Real? Or Yeti? Where to go from here.
5 Web Reports Every Nonprofit Should Know
MAY 26, 2011
Probably no better an indication of my love for the knowledge waiting to be unmasked within this tool, is the (fun?) Google Analytics Dashboard.
Top 4 Online Fundraising Tactics Your Nonprofit Can’t Live Without
MAY 15, 2012
With that type of growth you’d be silly not to spend time focusing on improving your organizations online fundraising program.
Two Surprising Ways to Broaden Your Reach Online
MARCH 25, 2013
Perhaps you’ve even started to feed live posts and tweets to your organization’s homepage. Online marketing can take many forms. Genius!
The #1 Reason You Need a Recurring Giving Program and 3 Expert Examples
FEBRUARY 27, 2012
The lifetime value of an online acquired donor is roughly $128 dollars to your organization. The #1 Reason to Start a Recurring Giving Program.
Gaming for Good, Joel Bartlett and the Super Chick Sisters
SEPTEMBER 8, 2011
I recommend that you find an agency that compliments the style of your organization and that can deliver on time and on budget.
Using Pinterest to Drive Social Commerce
MARCH 1, 2012
Have you heard of it? If you haven’t, you’ve been living under a rock! So, instead of stopping at 101 tactics, we are forging ahead. Enjoy!
Event Fundraising Contests That Will Blow Your Mind!!
FEBRUARY 29, 2012
Register for our Event Fundraising eNewsletter to receive more practical fundraising tips like these in your inbox. Register Now ! Belong to a team.
10 Steps to a More Effective Nonprofit Website
JUNE 8, 2012
Learn more about us at www.guidecreative.com and make sure to sign up for The Great Guide Giveaway. Keep Content Fresh. Be Social. Often.
Increase Open Rates and Click-Throughs with 5 Follow-up Email Techniques from Top Nonprofits
MAY 31, 2012
A national organization sent an email appeal in November asking me to protect polar bears from Arctic drilling. That reason … crowded inboxes.
5 Tips for Social Media Success from Bok Tower Gardens
JUNE 20, 2012
Social media has revolutionized the way tech savvy arts and cultural organizations communicate. Asking never hurt. Be social. Sharing is caring.
10 Ways Your Nonprofit Can Use Twitter
JULY 13, 2011
However, many are confused about how Twitter can help advance their organization’s goals. Staff Networking. Location Based Services.
10 Simple Fundraising Tips Guaranteed to Improve Effectiveness
JULY 28, 2011
Register for our monthly Event Fundraising eNewsletter to receive more practical fundraising tips like these in your inbox. Register Now ! Follow Up.
The Surprising Truth About Online Donors and Offline Fundraising
AUGUST 8, 2012
Download the full Multichannel Fundraising Report. Download Now! Online donor solicitations are powerful. The Surprising Truth About Online Donors.
Advocates 7X More Likely to Give, but Why?
DECEMBER 1, 2011
Remind them of your organization’s mission. The tie between online advocacy and fundraising is significant. Download the full report ). But why?
2011 Online Giving Trends
FEBRUARY 16, 2012
54% of the organizations in the analysis experienced results at or above this growth rate. Large organizations grew by 8.6% in 2011.
How Does Your Content Compare? Tips for Improving Click-Through & Conversion Rates
JANUARY 3, 2011
For example, your organization may hold an annual golf tournament. Other than landing pages, the answer will vary by organization.
The #1 Reason Nonprofit Websites Fail and How to Fix It Immediately
APRIL 23, 2012
Organize Tasks by Significance. Everyone gets excited about redesigning their website. It’s a chance to start fresh. There’s one problem though.
5 Ways to Empower Your Crowdsource Fundraisers
MAY 23, 2012
Beth Kantor on Facebook Timeline Covers to Spread Your Organization’s Brand? Fundraising Page Badges. And you can do it with a simple strategy.