2012 Nonprofit Social Networking Benchmark Report [INFOGRAPHIC]

NetWits

Blackbaud, NTEN and Common Knowledge just released the fourth annual 2012 Nonprofit Social Networking Benchmark Report. The report is packed with insights into how nonprofits are leveraging social networks as part of their marketing, communications and fundraising strategies.

[Infographic] 2013 Charitable Giving Report

Connection Cafe

The 2013 Charitable Giving Report includes 24 months of overall giving data from 4,129 nonprofit organizations representing more than $12.5 The report also includes online giving data from 3,359 nonprofits representing $1.7 2013 Charitable Giving Report INFOGRAPHIC.

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[New Report] Giving in an Uncertain Year

Connection Cafe

This 2017 Charitable Giving Report gives us our first means of answering that question through data. As our first glimpse into the data behind the trends, the 2017 Charitable Giving Report offers us a place to start. Across the world, 2017 was a year defined by change and uncertainty.

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

Connection Cafe

This is based on the latest findings of the Blackbaud Institute for Philanthropic Impact in the 2 016 Charitable Giving Report. The 2016 Charitable Giving Report includes overall giving data from 6,845 nonprofit organizations representing $23 billion in total fundraising from 2016.

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The 2014 Charitable Giving Report

Connection Cafe

The 2014 Charitable Giving Report includes 24 months of overall giving data from 4,798 nonprofit organizations representing more than $16.2 The report also includes online giving data from 3,724 nonprofits representing over $2 billion in online fundraising.

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The 2018 Global Trends in Giving Report Is Now Available for Download!

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The 2018 Global Trends in Giving Report is based on the survey results of 6,057 donors worldwide and available for download in four languages – English , español , français , and português. Research Giving Report Fundraising

Newly Released! The 2018 Global NGO Technology Report

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Now in its third year, the 2018 Global NGO Technology Report is based upon the survey results of 5,352 NGOs from 164 countries. The Global NGO Technology Report is a sister report to the Global Trends in Giving Report. Tech Report

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2015 Charitable Giving Report: Fundraising Continues to Grow

Connection Cafe

Blackbaud’s 2015 Charitable Giving Report includes more than $18.2 A few highlights from the report: International Affairs organizations had the largest year-over-year increase in charitable giving. Download your copy of this important report for free!

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The 2018 Internet Trends Report is Out

SocialFish

Internet Trends Report 2018 from Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. Tons of useful and interesting data, as always. Grab a coffee – this will take you a while to get through. Photo by Yeshi Kangrang on Unsplash. Debunking the Hype Industry Insider Useful Data

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The 2013 Charitable Giving Report

Connection Cafe

The 2013 Charitable Giving Report includes 24 months of overall giving data from 4,129 nonprofit organizations representing more than $12.5 The report also includes online giving data from 3,359 nonprofits representing $1.7

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It’s Me, Your Donor. Are You Listening?| Insights from the $FG Report

Connection Cafe

I was lucky enough to get a preview of the Money for Good 2015 report and it’s full of surprising (and not so surprising) data, insights and recommendations for organizations, funders and vendors. Never heard of the $FG report? Download and read the report.

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Housefile Size and Growth in the Luminate Online Benchmark Report

Connection Cafe

The release of the 9th 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.

5 Key Findings from the 2013 Charitable Giving Report

Connection Cafe

The 2013 Charitable Giving Report includes 24 months of overall giving data from 4,129 nonprofit organizations representing more than $12.5 The report also includes online giving data from 3,359 nonprofits representing $1.7

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[New Report] Giving in an Election Year

Connection Cafe

The new Giving in an Election Year Report , along with the benefit of hindsight, shows me why I was wrong. Download the full report at www.blackbaud.com/election. An election year always focuses the mind—on many different things.

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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.

[New Report] 3 Key Findings for University Fundraising

Connection Cafe

Blackbaud recently released its fifth annual Charitable Giving Report, and it offers major lessons for institutions of higher education looking to increase fundraising capacity over the coming years. You can get your free copy of the Charitable Giving Report here: Don’t miss out!

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.

Socialnomics Book Report

Connection Cafe

Author: Cheryl Black. Remember back in sixth grade when you had a summer reading list? Big nerd that I am, I never quit having a summer reading list. The 2012 Summer Reading List for me included some light reading like The Confession (ok maybe that one wasn't so light.)

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Technology for Good Report

AFP Blog

Technology for Good Report : Technology for Good identifies ten technologies being used in innovative ways to create positive social change. Examples are drawn from charitable organizations working on widely varied issues around the globe. This makes Technology for Good a unique repository of inspiration for the public and private sectors, funders, and other change makers who support using technology for social good

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Take Control of Your Data: 3 Must-Have Reporting Tools Every Nonprofit Should Have

Everyaction

Here are some key tools your nonprofit should have to meet your reporting needs: Customizable reports that allow you to get roll up data and detailed data. Depending on your CRM, you might have fully customizable reports where you build them from scratch or canned reports with all the columns and form fields ready for you to run. Ideally, your perfect reporting tool combines the two. Purely canned reports are inflexible and won’t always fit your reporting needs.

22 Must-Read Research Reports for the Nonprofit Sector

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The reports listed below are a small sampling of some of the research available to nonprofits, NGOs, and charities worldwide. If you would like to suggest a specific report be added to the list, please contact Heather Mansfield. Most of the reports listed are based on U.S.

5 Web Reports Every Nonprofit Should Know

NetWits

fact that I can often be found laying in bed at 6am and digging through client web reports. No wonder than, I am commonly asked; “What are the top web analytics reports and tools every nonprofit should know?&#. Source Report. Keyword Report.

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Nonprofit Annual Reports: 7 Best Practices [Templates]

Donor Search

Every year nonprofits present their accomplishments and projects to their supporters and the general public in an annual report. An annual report details an organization’s mission, growth over the course of the year, projects that helped serve the community, statistics related to the organization’s cause, and much more. Ultimately, your organization’s annual report can be used to… Annual Giving Annual Reports

Six Best Practices from the NGO Technology Report

Connection Cafe

The 2018 Global NGO Technology Report provides insight on the online and mobile communication tools NGOs around the world use to promote general awareness, communicate with core audiences and raise funds from donors, as well as an analysis of those online tools and comparisons of regional usage.

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Insights from the Blackbaud #GivingTuesday Trends Report

AFP Blog

Insights from the Blackbaud #GivingTuesday Trends Report : "By most accounts, the annual late November #GivingTuesday online giving tradition has been gaining traction since 2012. TechSoup donor partner Blackbaud recently released a report that digs deep into the #GivingTuesday results over three years to reveal the patterns that are emerging from this increasingly important national day of charitable giving.

Key Takeaways From The 2014 Luminate Online Benchmark Report: Sustainers Going Strong!

Connection Cafe

Have you downloaded the 2014 Luminate Online Benchmark Report yet? Join us next Tuesday, October 21 st at 1 PM Eastern for a webinar: The 10 Must-Know Data Points from the 2014 Luminate Online Benchmark Report. .

Key Findings from Giving USA 2013 Report

Connection Cafe

Giving USA: The Annual Report on Philanthropy is the longest running, annual report on U.S. Give it a listen: The get the complete Giving USA 2013 report please visit: www.givingusareports.org.

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Infographic: 2013 Charitable Giving Report

TechImpact

Each year, blackbaud puts out a charitable giving report. This report offers the community a chance to compare numbers, and helps individual nonprofits stack the effectiveness of their fundraising campaigns up against national averages.

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7 PAC Reporting Errors Your Filing Software Should Help You Avoid

EveryAction

Whether you''ve been filing reports for years or managing your first PAC, you understand the crucial role that filing software plays in making sure the numbers always come out right.

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May the Source Be with You: The Importance of Multichannel Reporting at End-of-Year

Connection Cafe

Wouldn’t it be a shame to have inadequate reporting and analysis to actually find out how your medium-spanning strategy performed? You will want to know where all of your end-of-year actions and gifts are sourced from, so keep reporting and tracking top of mind as you begin implementing your plan with these pointers: Google Analytics Audit. A sweep of your current Google Analytics tracking may show that you need to tweak your code or funnel setup for accurate campaign reporting.

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Perspectives from the Charitable Giving Report: National World War II Museum

Connection Cafe

For more insight into how fundraising fared this past year, take a look at Blackbaud’s Charitable Giving Report: How Nonprofit Fundraising Performed in 2015. The 2015 Charitable Giving Report includes more than $18.2

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Key Findings from the State of Community Management Report 2018

SocialFish

The Community Roundtable’s seminal State of Community Management Report 2018 is out!! Here are a few excerpts from the SOCM report. And my personal favorite chart: DOWNLOAD AND READ THE WHOLE REPORT to get the scoop on all of this and a LOT more.

A Lesson from the 2013 Charitable Giving Report: Worry About Year-End Fundraising NOW, Not Later

Connection Cafe

Blackbaud just released it’s 2013 Charitable Giving Report, showing steady growth for all nonprofits. Blackbaud reported more than one-third of all charitable giving happens in the last three months of the year. Download the report today!

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How to Report Live from Nonprofit Events and Conferences

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Real-time reporting from nonprofit conferences and events requires an advanced skill set, training, and a lot of practice. The Trend of Live Reporting During Events. Live reporting from nonprofit conferences and events requires an advanced skill set, training, and a lot of practice.

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Great 2-1-1 Reporting

VisionLink

We are pleased to support their work with our Community Operating System (formerly Tapestry) and wanted to do a shout out about their excellent reporting. Here''s to powerful reporting! Kudos to the United Way of Denver and their Colorado 2-1-1 partners.

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2012 Nonprofit Social Networking Benchmark Report

NCE Social Media

Here’s a video of Jeff Patrick , president of Common Knowledge , being interviewed by Melanie Mathos at the 2012 NTC conference explaining the 2012 Nonprofit Social Networking Benchmark Report. Jeff goes over topics in the report such as ROI, value of a new fan/follower, commercial social networks, and resources for strategies. If you don’t have a copy of the report, you can get it here. Research Tools Video benchmark ntc report roi YouTube

Dashboard Reports!

VisionLink

Dashboard reports: pre-built, real-time, graphical, and permission controlled. We''ve been hearing the need: deploy reports from pre-built data sets so users don''t have to work with the data from scratch. Because the dashboard reports are fully integrated with the content management system, this means you can create your own stakeholder-specific narrative report, replete with dashboard summaries about the metrics important to your funders and decision makers.

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Think Email’s Dead? Metrics from the Online Benchmark Report Disagree

Connection Cafe

Blackbaud’s annual Online Benchmark report was released earlier this month at #bbcon and the results speak largely to a positive outlook for nonprofit fundraising. . Here are a few key highlights from the report that pertain to email performance: 1. Every one of the 20 cohorts measured in the report experienced positive growth in usable email file size. Nonprofit Marketing eMail marketing luminate online Luminate Online Benchmark Report Online Fundraising online giving

10 Breakthrough Planned Giving Insights from Chronicle of Philanthropy’s Latest Report

Everyaction

In the Chronicle of Philanthropy’s recent report, 9 Trillion And Counting: How Charities Can Tap Into the Transfer of Wealth , researchers undertake a qualitative and quantitative study of the state of nonprofit planned giving programs.

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2015 Content Marketing Report Benchmarks

TechImpact

Here are a few of the most eye-popping statistics from the 2015 Nonprofit Content Marketing Report. The initiatives that nonprofit marketers report working on most are: becoming better storytellers (66%), creating visual content (63%), and creating more engaging/higher-quality content (62%).

[New Report] Proven Practices for Monthly Giving Success

Connection Cafe

In this report, the Blackbaud Institute offers you some of the best practices for marketing, promoting, soliciting, and fulfilling a sustainer program. Download the report today.

Nonprofit Marketing Report: Organizations Failing to Connect

Amy Sample Ward

Behind the Disconnect—86% of Nonprofits Characterize Their Messages as Difficult to Remember: Most nonprofits report that their messaging suffers from lack of inspiration (73%) and poor targeting to audience wants and needs (70%), and is difficult to remember (86%). Inconsistency Reigns, Leaving Confusion and Annoyance in Its Path: Less than 50% of nonprofits report consistent use of their positioning (organizational tagline, positioning statement and talking points).

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HOW TO: Report Live from Nonprofit Events and Conferences

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Another form of real-time communications is using mobile and social media to report live from your events and conferences. Reporting live requires undivided attention to do it well, and if it’s not done well, then it’s not worth doing. People are following the event, not the reporter.

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