2011 Non-profit Social Networking Survey

NetWits

I just got an email from Holly Ross, the Executive Director of the Non-profit Technology Network – better known as NTEN. There’s always great information in the newsletter, but this time around I’m particularly excited because the focus is social networking for non-profits (something that, if you read this blog regularly, you know I’m very passionate about) and the 2011 Social Networking Survey.

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The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Learn about new and proposed accounting and auditing standards and how they will impact not-for-profit entities and their auditors. The Washington Non-Profit Legal & Tax Conference® is dedicated to educating those in the nonprofit world responsible for all legal and accounting aspects as they pertain to exempt organizations. AICPA Not-for-Profit Industry Conference. AICPA Not-for-Profit Industry Conference. It's finally here!

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The Difference Between Profit and Profitable

NonProfit Hub

Profit isn’t a word that nonprofits feel comfortable with. But adding four letters to the dirty word nobody wants to talk about is vital for nonprofits, and completely changes the meaning—profitable. Just because you’re a nonprofit doesn’t mean you can’t be profitable. When a business is profitable it means that they’re making money. That’s not the only version of profitable, though. How can your organization embody the meaning of profitability?

Digital Marketing In 2020: 5 Reasons Why Non-Profit Organizations Need It

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

Digital Marketing In 2020: 5 Reasons Why Non-Profit Organizations Need It. When it comes to non-profit businesses, the main goal is a specific social cause instead of a monetary profit. Here are five reasons why non-profit businesses need digital marketing: 1.

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Essential Advice for Non-Profits Hiring Overseas Workers

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

Essential Advice for Non-Profits Hiring Overseas Workers. The post Essential Advice for Non-Profits Hiring Overseas Workers appeared first on GlobalOwls. Is Hiring Overseas Workers and option for your Nonprofit? Check out these tips to see what you should consider.

11 Hispanic and Latino Organizations Everyone Should Know

EveryAction

NALEO Educational Fund is the nation’s leading non-profit, non-partisan organization that facilitates full Latino participation in the American political process, from citizenship to public service. Grassroots Leadership works for a more just society where prison profiteering, mass incarceration, deportation and criminalization are things of the past.

3 Social Media Metrics Every Non-profit Should Track

NetWits

So what type of metrics are non-profits tracking to determine if they are achieving their objectives? Here’s what we’ve seen based on talking to close to 800 non-profits. When I look at the data it’s obvious that, in general, non-profits are not focused on the right things. Only 15% of the non-profits we talked to were measuring house file growth (or sometimes know as email list growth) based on their social media involvement.

Seth Godin on Innovation, Failure and Why Non-profits Should Stop Operating like Businesses

NetWits

Seth Godin has some firm beliefs and thoughtful insights when it comes to how non-profits can (and should) change the world. Back in January of 2008 he told us (the non-profit sector) that we should be looking to use the internet in new and innovative ways to build community and engage our supporters because direct mail, although still a huge revenue source, was beginning to show signs of fatigue. The ways non-profits have innovated in the past two years?

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Online Channel for Not-for-Profits-Ontario

AFP Blog

Online Channel for Not-for-Profits The Online Channel is a central source of information for not-for-profits. Here you will find guidance on how to start and manage your not-for-profit or charitable organization. You can get information about the laws and regulations that apply to not-for-profits and where to go for funding. You can find answers to your questions about the sector and about Ontario government programs that support the sector

Supercharged Fundraising for Small Non-Profits

Connection Cafe

Sometimes it seems like larger non-profits have all the advantages. The truth of the matter, though, is that many of the strategies used by large non-profits can be adapted for small organizations , where they are just as effective, if not more so. Here are three key tactics small non-profits can borrow from larger charities to supercharge their fundraising efforts: #1 – Raise Money Online… the Right Way. At smaller non-profits, we often focus on the “Donate Now” button.

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17 Free Non-profit Webinars for May 2015

Wild Apricot

Spring is here and there are lots of fresh new ideas for non-profits in a host of free webinars popping up this May! Non-profits webinarCheck out the round-up of 17 free webinars.

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How to avoid the non-profit 'halo effect'

VolunteerMark

For too long we non-profits have benefited from undue credit for our legal status while for profits face undue criticism for theirs - join the conversation today as we discover that it''s much more effective to focus on impact than legal structure

Free Non-profit Webinars for July 2013

Wild Apricot

Here''s our round-up of more than 19 free non-profit webinars for July 2013. nonprofit Non-profits webinar

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Join the Crowd(funding): Strategies for Successful Non-Profit Campaigns

Byte Technology

Crowdfunding—also known as crowdsourcing—has become a potent and viable means of raising money for thousands of non-profits around the globe. Joe Garecht, author, non-profit consultant and founder of The Fundraising Authoring has seen crowdfunding campaigns both succeed and fail, and as such offers up some key tips and takeaways to ensure your non-profit’s hard work is rewarded when embarking on this unique fundraising endeavor.

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It's proven: non-profits thrive when they measure volunteer impact

VolunteerMark

Check out this newly released research report that proves it''s critical for us to measure volunteer impact - it also proves that measurement of volunteer impact is vital for increasing donations & ensuring that your programs are effective

5 Attention Grabbing Twitter Marketing Tactics for Non-profits - SocialFish

AFP Blog

5 Attention Grabbing Twitter Marketing Tactics for Non-profits - SocialFish : "5 Attention Grabbing Twitter Marketing Tactics for Non-profits Editorial | October 21, 2015 Twitter is perhaps one of the fastest-moving social platforms. Here are a few tips for your non-profit to make sure that its tweets don’t go unnoticed" 'via Blog this

Should saving the world be profitable? - CSMonitor.com

AFP Blog

Should saving the world be profitable? CSMonitor.com : "Last week was not a good one for billionaires’ new vision of global philanthropy. Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook, argued that he just wanted to provide bare bones Internet access, free of charge, to poor, unconnected communities in India. " 'via Blog this

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Facebook Shares Best Tips for Non-Profits

AFP Blog

Facebook Shares Best Tips for Non-Profits : Facebook's strategic partnerships manager Libby Leffler works to ensure non-profits and causes on Facebook understand how to use the platform to best reach their communities and make the strongest impact

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If This Then That for Non-Profits

Connection Cafe

This tool has so many mind-blowing applications for non-profits that I just had to share it with the world. Guest post from Blackbaud intern, Ben Baker. Ben works on Blackbaud’s Corporate Communications Team, is a Graduate Student at University of Texas School of Advertising (Hook ‘Em) and a Mississippi native. Ben loves his beautiful wife, gripping movies, everything about football and all things social media.

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Big Data Means More Than Big Profits

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

And though they use the massive sets of data they collect to help create a better experience for their consumers (such as customized ads or tailored movie recommendations), their primary goal is to use what they learn to maximize profits. These information-centric areas are built for Big Data—data that if better understood could help provide a pathway to maximize our human potential, instead of maximizing profits.

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Free Non-profit Webinars for August 2012

Wild Apricot

Here's our round-up of free non-profit webinars for August. There are some great webinars on topics such as strategies for Board Recruitment; Storytelling for Fundraising Success; Google Apps for Non-profits; and much more! Non-profits webinar

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Non-profit Credit Card Refund Scam

Wild Apricot

Non-profits nonprofit If your organization accepts credit card donations, you may want to be on the watch for this potential refund scam.

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Membership and Non-profit Trends for 2013

Wild Apricot

Here is a round-up of non-profit, membership, marketing and event predictions and trends for 2013. Non-profits membership events

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Applying “Contagious Content” Framework To Non-profit Emails

Wild Apricot

Can we apply the "six STEPPS to crafting contagious content" to non-profit emails? nonprofit blog carnival Non-profit Communications

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Demonstrating Non-profit Success and The Overhead Myth

Wild Apricot

Here''s a look at the "Overhead Myth" and calls for new ways of thinking about and measuring non-profit and charity success. Non-profits

Free Non-profit Webinars for December 2011

Wild Apricot

Here is the round-up of free non-profit webinars being offered in December. Along with our Wild Apricot product overview and Membership Database webinars, we've found 22+ on topics ranging from non-profit sustainability to Facebook enhancements. nonprofit webinar Non-profit Wild Apricot

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18 Free Non-profit Webinars For June 2015

Wild Apricot

webinar Non-profitsIn June, you can choose from among 18 free webinars that offer up a host of insights, ideas and practical tips on topics like: Leveraging your Database, Gaining Microsoft donations, Avoiding Mobilegeddon and Creating Volunteer Handbooks. Take a look at our list!

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The Best Non-Profit Fundraising Blogs and Websites of 2016

AFP Blog

A great list from Joe Garecht The Best Non-Profit Fundraising Blogs and Websites of 2016 : 'via Blog this'. NPBlogs

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Free Non-profit Webinars for October 2012

Wild Apricot

Here is the round-up of free non-profit webinars for October. Non-profits webinarWe've found more than 32 webinars on topics from RESPECT for your data, to e-strategy; LinkedIn Fundraising and much more.

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It's proven: non-profits thrive when they measure volunteer impact

VolunteerMark

Check out this newly released research report that proves it''s critical for us to measure volunteer impact - it also proves that measurement of volunteer impact is vital for increasing donations & ensuring that your programs are effective

Five Signs You Should Double Opt-In Your Emails

EveryAction

Criminal organizations, those that disagree with you, and trolls are regularly attacking political campaigns and non-profits and using unprotected email list sign-ups for further attacks. Building out an email list is a science; each factor from your subject line to the length of your email body, to the timing of your send can contribute to your list growth.

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Stay in Control: Keeping Your Non-Profit Password Protected

Byte Technology

Unfortunately, non-profit’s have much to fear these days: a slump in the economy that translates to a downturn in donations; an ineffective social media program; an unscrupulous or ineffective board of directors; an apathetic staff or volunteer base; the list goes on and on. The post Stay in Control: Keeping Your Non-Profit Password Protected appeared first on Byte Technology’s Non-Profit Web Design Insights Blog.

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24 Non-profit Webinars for September 2014

Wild Apricot

Summer is almost over and school is back in session - with 24 free non-profit webinars scheduled for September. webinar

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100 More Online Tools for Non-Profits – Part 1

Wild Apricot

application nonprofit non-profit Non-profit Communications Non-profit technology nptech Web 2.0 You’ll find a variety of tech tools in this 2-part series, from volunteer and member management, to web publishing and document sharing, to back office tasks, project management, and more.( read more ). web based software web-based software

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5 Actionable Ways to Prevent Profit Leaks

NonProfit Hub

Profit leaks threaten to sink any business, but the nature of nonprofit operations make them particularly vulnerable. Nonprofits have leaks in areas for-profit companies never have to consider. A few methods can help managers evaluate current HR processes to see where profit leaks are occurring. Nonprofits need to have a plan in place to plug pesky profit leaks. The post 5 Actionable Ways to Prevent Profit Leaks appeared first on Nonprofit Hub.

Free Non-profit Webinars for January 2013

Wild Apricot

Here is our round-up of free non-profit webinars for January 2013. This month we found webinars on topics such as: harnessing the power of video; non-profit corporate compliance; non-profit blogging that engages and much, much more. webinar Non-profit

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Free Non-profit Webinars for June 2012

Wild Apricot

Here's our round-up of free non-profit webinars for June 2012. webinar Non-profitTopics include email marketing best practices; nonprofit sustainability; executive compensation; social networking; grants and much more.

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100 More Online Tools for Non-Profits – Part 2

Wild Apricot

This is the second in our 2-part series listing a variety of tech tools non-profits can use, from volunteer and member management, to fundraising, to website creation, community building, collaboration, and more.( application nonprofit non-profit Non-profit Communications Non-profit technology nptech Web 2.0

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Getting It Right: Association Innovation, Non-profit Video & More

Wild Apricot

Non-profit Communications membership Apricot Jam This week’s link round-up is all about communicating – about your organization and to your members and supporters.

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Free Non-profit Webinars for January 2014

Wild Apricot

We''ve rounded up 28+ free non-profit webinars that are available this January - check them out. webinars

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New web addresses for NGOs and non-profits - Telegraph

AFP Blog

New web addresses for NGOs and non-profits - Telegraph : Two new types of web address will indicate that organisations are bona fide non-profits or NGOs, writes Brian Cute, the Chief executive of the Public Interest Registry

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31 Free Non-Profit Webinars for February 2011

Wild Apricot

It looks like February is going to be as busy month - with 31 (and counting) free non-profit webinars already scheduled. Marketing nonprofit non-profit Non-profit Communications Non-profit technology nptech social media training webinarThere is a wide range of webinar topics, so have a good look through this round-up, since there's bound to be something of interest to you or other folks in your organization.( read more ).

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Free Non-profit Webinars for November 2013

Wild Apricot

Here is a round-up of 27 free non-profit webinars for November 2013. nonprofit webinar

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