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The Fire Has Been Lit! The Importance of Making Your Site Mobile Friendly

Connection Cafe

Prior to Google’s algorithm change, this was a useful statistic, but it didn’t mean your users were going to have any harder time finding your site.

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4 Alarming Stats Regarding Your Nonprofit’s Mobile Site


80% of mobile users leave a site immediately if it’s not optimized. Image courtesy of Pebble Road Marketing. The statistic speaks for itself.

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Google Will Penalize Popups on Mobile Sites


Nonprofits raise a lot of money off of homepage and interior page popups and overlays, especially during year-end fundraising and urgent campaigns.

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Social Media Best Practices: 12 Tips for Making the Best of Any Social Site


With that in mind, here are 12 tips that will help you succeed no matter what social-networking site you apply them to. Claim your land.

Bookmark! Check your permissions on social sites


Go here: MY PERMISSIONS. Start cleaning. Implementation

4.8 billion reasons for a mobile site

Connection Cafe

Author: James Burden. Last week an important anniversary crept by — barely noticed. The humble SMS had its 20th birthday. With 4.8 billion).

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Bookmark Your Browsers! The Official Blogs of the World’s Most Popular Social Media Sites

Nonprofit Tech for Good

There are these 35 nonprofit marketing blogs and these 25 must-read nonprofit IT blogs as well as these 8 great nonprofit resources. Facebook has 1.44

9 Social Media for Social Good Sites You Should know About


—. If you haven’t already, please consider subscribing via RSS or eMail to receive fresh content on a regular basis. —. Amazing stuff. Really.

Reducing Cognitive Load: The Best UX Design for Your Community Site


And you definitely don’t want this to happen to your community members when they use your site. Or even find what it’s for? Why was it so bad?

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4 Keys to Building a Successful Nonprofit Web Site


With that in mind I’d like to share 4 Keys to Building a Successful Web Site based on similar tactics we’ve deployed on this blog We recently launched a new blog here at Blackbaud Internet Solutions. It’s been an exciting endeavor and given us a lot of insight into using social media for nonprofits and fundraising!

Top 10 Crowdfunding Sites For Fundraising - Forbes

AFP Blog

A Forbes article on Crowdfunding sites. Top 10 Crowdfunding Sites For Fundraising - Forbes : Top 10 Crowdfunding Sites For Fundraising

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Crowdfunding Site for Nonprofits Launched by Kickstarter Founder

John Haydon

Perry Chen (Kickstarter founder) is passionate about nonprofits, and he’s launched a new crowdfunding site for nonprofits called Dollar a Day.

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Packard Foundation OE Launches Their Strategy Refresh Site

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Many of you are already familiar with our OE wiki site , and now we’ve also created a new experimental strategic planning site using WordPress.

Why millions of WordPress sites are at risk


The latter targets those sites that hadn’t changed their user login from ‘admin’ – the default). The pingback DDoS threat. Any other tips?

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4 Mobile Nonprofit Sites to Learn From

Tech Soup Blog

Today we’re sharing some of our favorite sites that. This site has an open, clean design and does a good job of getting a lot of.

Nonprofit-Centric Data Sharing Sites


There are many sites that allow you to upload data, as well as download other data, for free. These are just a handful of nonprofit-focused data sharing sites to get you started: National Center for Charitable Statistics: NCCS provides data, as well as analysis tools and reports, on Nonprofits around the US.

Why We're Blacking Out Sites: PIPA and SOPA

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

We're not alone: far larger sites like Wikipedia and Google and hundreds of others (if not thousands). But, we're not for piracy.

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Instagram Marketing for Nonprofits: 5 Sites for Inspiration

Tech Soup Blog

We'll get your creative circuitry amped up and stop by a few sites to show you what other nonprofits are doing with Instagram. Pinterest.

The 4 Must-Haves of a Successful Web site Redesign

Connection Cafe

Our art director, Don Roach and I recently authored an article on successful web site redesigns for our monthly "Connections" newsletter. Redesigning your web site can be a daunting task. But if you think it through and approach it methodically, you can make your site both beautiful and effective. What now?

If your site is not mobile-friendly, Google will penalize you.


Long story short: Mobile-unfriendly sites might be in trouble unless they redesign or retrofit, pronto. So is your site mobile-friendly?

Adding Satellite Sites To Your Hybrid Event Mix


That’s the best environment for satellite sites or pods with your hybrid event. A satellite site is when a group of people gather together to watch a live stream from your main event. Creating satellites sites with your hybrid event is best described as creating your own television network. Consider the nightly news.

Get Social Covered: 13 Lesser Known Social Media Sites for Your NPO

NonProfit Hub

But you’re just scratching the surface with those two mainstream social media sites. Tumblr is a microblogging site owned by Yahoo!

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Presenting - AFP's New Conference Mobile Site for Chicago!

AFP Blog

Presenting - AFP's New Conference Mobile Site for Chicago!: "AFP AFP is proud to announce, the exclusive mobile site that will allow attendees to access everything they need to optimize their AFP 2011 Conference experience—right on their smartphone! no matter the

Viva the Time on Site, The Page View is Dead!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

How an online video site records a view for their online videos varies greatly from site to site. time on site.???

On-Site Visit: United Way of Denver 2-1-1


While we have done this before, this was the first time we have visited their call center as an entire staff. Dr. W.

Welcome to Benetech's New Site! (and.)

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

One last important note about our new site is regarding its accessibility. And I hope you like our new site!

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Who is on Social Networking Sites?

NonProfit Trends

Emerging Trends Interactive Facebook Pew Internet & American Life Project Social Media Twitter

University Launches New Foundation Relations and Philanthropy Site

AFP Blog

Membership Site Software - Build or Buy?

Wild Apricot Blog

Here are some thoughts, tips and resources for organizations considering your membership site software options. membership website software

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Why Mobile Sites Have Gone from a "Nice-to-Have" to a "Must Have" for Nonprofits

Tech Soup Blog

Now we’d like to share why mobile sites have gone from a “nice-to-have” to a “must-have” for nonprofits. But if.

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Smart Strategies for Using PDFs on Your Site


I have some news to share with you: most PDFs on your site don’t get read. World Bank recently released a report that showed that nearly a third of the reports (in PDF format) on their site were not being downloaded and read. They actually can be, but there are definite pros and cons to using them on your site. Amy Knox.


When the Prince Becomes a Frog: Protect your Social Media Sites


Often your social media manager or “person” is the only one knowing the log-in names and passwords for your various social media sites.

SEO For Your Membership Site

Wild Apricot Blog

Here's an overview of a new guide to Search Engine Marketing for membership organizations that want to optimize your online presence. search engine marketing search engine optimization SEO

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Three Killer Nonprofit WordPress Sites To Learn From

John Haydon

Also, at the top of the site users can access links to other TED websites. Another beautiful WordPress site putting stories at the center.

Smart Strategies for Using PDFs on Your Site

Beaconfire Wire

I have some news to share with you: most PDFs on your site don’t get read. Last week, World Bank released a report that showed than nearly a third of the reports (in PDF format) on their site were not being downloaded and read. Actually, they can be but there are definite pros and cons to using them on your site. Sad but true.

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Interesting sites I’m looking at (weekly)

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

CodeChix. tags: toblog women technology developers. Fluxx | Open Source Grants Management. tags: grants CRM opensource toblog nptech. cryptocat. tags: cryptography secure communication toblog. Catch My Fame » jQuery Before/After Plugin. tags: jquery plugin image toblog. Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here. Blogs I read

Mobile Giving 101: Why Mobile Is an Important Part of Nonprofit Fundraising Campaigns


Leadership Mobile mobile fundraising basics mobile fundraising sites nptech Web Sites Fundraising Kari Ann Kiel. DoJiggy.

E-Mediat: A Simple Design Process for an Online Learning Community Site

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

It uses machine translation but on the Meedan site there is a cue for human translators. For context, read my earlier post ). E-Mediat

How-to: Improve Your Site's Bounce Rate (Intro to Google Analytics Advanced Filtering)


You should set your own metric, based on your overall site traffic. Tags: Data how-to Newsletter NPTech NTEN Web Sites Communications

Tracking site search with Google Analytics

Beaconfire Wire

What would you say if I told you that Google Analytics can tell you exactly what visitors on your site are looking for, and whether they’re finding it, and that you can turn on this feature in just 2 minutes, with no technical skills required? First, we assume that your site has a site search, and that it’s configured well.