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The Bigger Picture


I met a lot of people who had trouble seeing the bigger picture beyond their immediate frustrations,” Meyer said. Digging Into the Details.

The Big Picture for Associations


Check out this fab infographic from Avectra. (

Picture Perfect: 8 Free Stock Photography Websites for Nonprofits


Stock photos are a problem.

Send Pictures Over MMS, Just like Sending Text Messages

Mobile Commons

If a picture is worth a thousand words – how much more valuable is that in the world of mobile messaging, when every character counts?

Add Pictures and Animated GIFs to Your Text Message Campaigns

Mobile Commons

This means that you can send and receive pictures and animated GIFs as part of your text messaging campaigns! Pictures and GIFs are eye magnets.

The Picture Show: The Best WordPress Themes for Video Ventures

Byte Technology

The post The Picture Show: The Best WordPress Themes for Video Ventures appeared first on Byte Technology’s Web Design Insights Blog. Thankfully, the dedicated designers of all things WordPress have developed some fantastic video-specific themes that are easy to install and use, beautifully crafted and intuitive for users. Web Design

Social Media Pictures

NCE Social Media

Social media tools that allow you to post pictures and videos are very helpful tools to let folks get a glimpse of life from your point of view.

Picture Perfect: A/B Split Testing Your WordPress Site Imagery

Byte Technology

The post Picture Perfect: A/B Split Testing Your WordPress Site Imagery appeared first on Byte Technology’s Web Design Insights Blog. Whether you’re posing proud for a formal portrait or grabbing a quick selfie with friends on vacation, everybody wants to look their very best. Some great ones to explore are Nelio A/B and AB Press Optimizer.

The Big Picture for Associations

AFP Blog

The Big Picture for Associations

2011 NTC Preview: Going Online for Capacity Mapping and Resource Matching: The Big Picture


We need to identify individuals and organizations who are already working toward online capacity mapping and resource matching tools, brief them about the big picture and its potential, promote convergence and collaboration among the developers, and work out the organizational and technical basis for moving forward together. And so on.

Picture Perfect: How to Remedy the Most Common WordPress Image Issues

Byte Technology

After uploading the picture use WordPress media to give it a title, description and caption. The post Picture Perfect: How to Remedy the Most Common WordPress Image Issues appeared first on Byte Technology’s Web Design Insights Blog. However, imagery doesn’t always cooperate, especially for beginners to the WordPress platform.

The Picture of Health Data Design Challenge


The Picture of Health: A Data Design Challenge is offering $10,000 in awards to entries that successfully depict public health data in new and interesting ways. Do you love storytelling with data? Are you passionate about open data and health care costs transparency? Do you love storytelling with data? read more.

NTEN Members Online Round-Up: Looking at the Big Picture!


Have more news to share? Drop us a line or include your links in the comments! The passionate meme "What's my calling?" Share yours! Congrats!

October Member Round-Up: Measure It, snap a picture, and say Ello!


Here are the latest highlights from your fellow NTEN Members making news: Well, Ello there! Take part in Philanthropy Talk''s upcoming Measure It!

A Data Picture is Worth More Than 1,000 Words

Connection Cafe

This means time spent translating my thoughts into both words and pictures that convey the meaning in the best, clearest, and most persuasive way.

I like this picture


Courtesy David Wilcox, of the Designing for Civil Society blog. social media

This Week in Video News

See What's Out There

cause marketing Nonprofits social media Video youtube als foundation andreesen horowitz buzzfeed buzzfeed motion pictures ice bucket challenge justin timberlake mark zuckerberg ze frank August 15, 2014 There's a lot happening in video. Here are some of our favorite headlines from this week. A big chunk of […].

A new tool for Twitter search out of the Knight Lab portrays trends in a single picture ? Nieman Journalism Lab

AFP Blog

A new tool for Twitter search out of the Knight Lab portrays trends in a single picture  Nieman Journalism Lab : It’s a couple days old by now, but make sure you take a look at TwXplorer, the tool out of Northwestern’s Knight Lab.

Peer to Peer Fundraising- Painting a Better Picture with Video


Everyone loves a cut-throat game of Pictionary®. It is not long before emotions run high and furiously scribbled stick figures give way to a litany of erroneous guesses: “An astronaut!", "An ice cream cone!", "A cotton gin!", "Trotsky

See What’s Out There » Blog Archive » Pictures Tell The Story: What The World Eats

See What's Out There

It’s a series of pictures of a family in a different country posing with all the food they eat in a week. Click here to check it out.


How to Choose Shareworthy Images for Social Media

John Haydon

Don’t post these pictures on social media: If a picture doesn’t tell […]. You look for the stories. Content Marketing

Sharing Your Story: How to Engage Donors with the Philanthropic Impact of Their Gift

Connection Cafe

3 storytelling techniques to effectively communicate donor impact: Share impact through pictures. This is key for repeat donations.

Donor 112 Uses Text and Picture Messaging to Connect Teens in the Wake of Sandy

Mobile Commons

During the peak of Hurricane Sandy, created a mobile campaign to keep their constituents connected.

Picture this | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

What you can keep in your head right now could become a major nightmare in ten years when your replacement’s replacement is looking for that one photo you used in a montage… all anyone remembers is that it’s in the folder marked, “Pictures.&# 05/26/2010: Don’t forget your content 05/24/2010: IE6 Is Dead.

When pictures speak a thousand words

Rebooting Charity

Meant to blog this last week, but other (actually, quite important) stuff got in the way. And get a load of this. Hat tip to cxpartners

DAM Pictures « Digital Diner

Gavin's Digital Diner

I load my pictures up there on a regular basis. It’s a neat little menu that lets you pop selected pictures into Office apps.

Pinterest for Nonprofits: 5 Tips for Raising Money with “Pins”


If you are a humane society: Pin pictures of animals available for adoption. Get creative by learning how to tell your story through pictures.

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Insta-what? Pin it where? Why should arts and cultural organizations use Instagram and Pintrest?

Connection Cafe

Picture of the Day. Arts and cultural organizations have an advantage over other nonprofit organizations : they have things to take pictures of.

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NetCentric Advocacy: A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words | Sunlight Foundation

Network-Centric Advocacy

» November 06, 2007 A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words | Sunlight Foundation Open Earmarks.Google Where on Earth is my money getting earmarked. Link: A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words | Sunlight Foundation. And as they say: a picture really is worth a 1,000 words.

Quick Photo Effects and Picture Frames

Wild Apricot Blog

There are lots of free and low-cost image editing tools , but for a really quick way to add a special effect or picture frame to your online images, try Tuxpi. A nonprofit blog or newsletter that’s illustrated only with traditional “news release” photos can get a bit dull after a while – except maybe for the folks in the photographs!

Getting Good Pictures - How to Use Your Flash

See What's Out There

One big issue in getting good pictures with amateur camera equipment is controlling the flash. ash can blow out the picture, giving your best friend a ghost face that looks like it was photographed during a nuclear test. A no-flash picture is almost always better-looking and more realistic than a flash picture. A fill ?ash

[Cool Infographic Friday] Public Figures on Social Media


Every once in a while I like to post a reminder of the big picture, like this one. Thanks to the USC MPA for sending it over. photo credit ).

5 Creative Ways to Engage Supporters with Instagram Stories (With Examples)

John Haydon

And like Snapchat, stories are told in a series of pictures and videos. Like Snapchat, Instagram Stories last for 24 hours. Content Marketing

Video Is A Must For Your Organization’s Content Strategy

Connection Cafe

The movie conveys the action, the emotion, and the narrative much more powerfully than just pictures and words. This is why auto-play videos on Facebook and Instagram grab our attention more than static pictures. Video is so much more impactful than the words and pictures published by your competition. Why we love video.

It’s Time to #Showyourculture!

Connection Cafe

Pictures drive engagement: Cultural events make for great pictures. Now it’s time for you to show us YOUR culture! Good Luck!

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[Cool Infographic Friday] Cracking the Crowdfunding Code


Industry Insider Nimble Nonprofit Social CRM and ROI Useful Data

Your End-of-Year Giving Plan Starts Today

Connection Cafe

Online giving in December increased from 17.8% in 2014 to 19% in 2015, potentially showing the influence of online giving days like #GivingTuesday.

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ASU Lodestar Center Blog: Picture This: A Look Back at This Year's.

ASU Lodestar Center

Disclaimer Tuesday, March 22, 2011 Picture This: A Look Back at This Years Spring Forum posted by Kayla L. Picture This: A Look Back at This Year's Spring Fo. It was also fun for me to meet some other students who attended. I hope I see you there next year! What a great glimpse into the forum, Kayla. Thanks for sharing!

Create a Welcome Series for New Supporters in 3 Easy Steps

Connection Cafe

Well, picture this: imagine you are at a social event and this really charming person introduces him or herself to you. Why a welcome series?

Philanthropy and Sustainable Development: Our Role as Interlocutors for Good

Connection Cafe

She reminded us that, ultimately fulfilling these ambitions is part of what philanthropy has stood for all along.

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