Facebook Live For Nonprofits: How Live Streaming Helped One Org Raise Almost $100K

Connection Cafe

There’s a lot of talk about the ways nonprofits can use Facebook to raise money — live streaming fundraising events, breaking news, impact stories, and more, directly from their Facebook Page. 9 tips to help your nonprofit be successful with Facebook Live video streaming.

Live Streaming Video for Nonprofits

Idealware

If you’ve looked into live streaming video, you’ve probably already noticed its popularity among gamers. Nonprofits can also take advantage of the benefits of live streaming. Events, especially, can be enhanced by live streaming video.

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Video Streaming Apps — To Stream or Not to Stream

Tech Soup Blog

And that's where live streaming can be useful. Live Streaming for the People. Live streaming events is not new. Live streaming via mobile to many, however, is. Live Streaming for Civil Society. Live Streaming and Appropriation. Live Streaming and You!

15 Ideas for Non-dues Revenue Streams

Wild Apricot Blog

Is your organization looking for non-dues revenue streams? Here are some highlights from our Small Membership Survey Report that might offer some ideas. membership Small-Membership-Survey-Report

Sponsorship As An Alternate Revenue Stream

Wild Apricot Blog

If you''re looking for some insight into using sponsorship to generate some non dues revenue, here are some ideas shared by our Small Membership Advisory Community members. sponsorship

The flow, the stream and the firehose: social is at the end of the beginning

SocialFish

About the age of flow, or the stream, or the firehose – this is very clearly the case, with our newly focused attention on search engine optimization, filtering, and curation – how to find the best content in the stream as opposed to “navigating” through menus.

How to Report Live from Nonprofit Events Using Periscope

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofit Tech for Good experimented with Periscope for live streaming for the first time during the 2015 Independent Sector Conference. In the meantime, using Periscope to report live from your events is good practice and live streaming is different from other types of content.

Charity Commission to start live-streaming public meetings

AFP Blog

Charity Commission to start live-streaming public meetings : "The Charity Commission has announced that people can watch its next public meeting online via a live video stream. People will be able to watch the next public meeting, which takes place in Southampton on 29 February, via the Commission’s website." 'via via Blog this

The first Periscope star shows the live streaming platform doesn't need Twitter - Digiday

AFP Blog

The first Periscope star shows the live streaming platform doesn't need Twitter - Digiday : 'via Blog this

The Data-Driven Organization: Free Live Streamed Event, June 16

NTEN

As more data becomes available to us and the tools to understand it all become more user-friendly, nonprofits have an opportunity - even a duty - to use data to gain a more robust understanding of our work, the communities in which we work, and the impact we're making.

YouTube Opens Up Live-Streaming to Non-Profits First

AFP Blog

YouTube Opens Up Live-Streaming to Non-Profits First : YouTube wrote in a blog post Monday that this will give its non-profit program members the chance to spread their causes, by sharing charity events and conferences in real-time

Upcoming Nonprofits Live: Storytelling and Collaborative Video

Tech Soup Blog

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What is ERP Software for Non-Profits? | The SocialPath

Vertex Systems

Posted on December 9, 2010 by vertex | 1 Comment Enterprise Resource Planning is a complete software architecture that supports the streaming and distribution of scattered agency-wide data across all departments of the non-profit organization.

Pecha Kucha: The F2F Twitter Stream for Events | Engage365

AFP Blog

Pecha Kucha: The F2F Twitter Stream for Events | Engage365: "Adrian Segar, author of Conferences That Work: Creating Events That People Love, said Pecha Kucha, which originated in Japan, consists of several speakers presenting 20 slides for 20 seconds apiece.

Help the American Cancer Society - Live Streaming Needed

FI Space

Hey All, We are currently looking to have our High Plains Media Awards live streamed by someone in the KC or Austin, TX metro area. Tags: Info Tech Innovation Help Media Awards Streaming Volunteers Is this your company? Could you help us bring our award show to life on the Web? We are looking for someone to host our award show (complete with keynote presenter, awards ceremony and an audience) later this fall and broadcast it LIVE on the Web.

Help the American Cancer Society - Live Streaming Needed

FI Space

Hey All, We are currently looking to have our High Plains Media Awards live streamed by someone in the KC or Austin, TX metro area. Tags: Info Tech Innovation Help Media Awards Streaming Volunteers Is this your company? Could you help us bring our award show to life on the Web? We are looking for someone to host our award show (complete with keynote presenter, awards ceremony and an audience) later this fall and broadcast it LIVE on the Web.

World Cafe Stewardship Dialogue: Flickr Stream

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The flickr stream is here: [link] I love seeing the examples of the graphic facilitation. Steward_Dialog_Day1 (28) Originally uploaded by theworldcafe. You can follow along on the blog [link

NpTech on Twitter: Nonprofit Pulse Nonprofit Twitter Stream

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

That's today's nptech twitter stream over at nonprofitpulse. You can see who is tweeting what in nptech land, tag cloud, and shared links. Awesome! Who is behind this? UPDATE: Eduardo Bejar. He says it is still in Beta and welcomes suggestions!

Nptech is an attention stream!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

He also defines a few other terms, but one that I hadn't seen before is "Attention Stream," defined as: A relatively new concept, an attention stream gathers all the content that shares the same tag, regardless of where it lives on the Internet, and presents it on the same page. Ah, so the nptech community is an attention stream!

Blogging and Streaming My Layover in Heathrow

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Expect light blogging this week because I have no idea whether or not I will have decent Internet access. I'm doing a whirlwind in 7 days - Boston - Miami - London - Romania - Miami - Boston. I'm leading some workshops and doing some presentations and other work. I left Boston on Thursday for Miami for a meeting on Friday. I left Miami on Friday evening at 8:50 PM and landed at Heathrow 11:00 AM local time, on hour delayed.

Mobile Organizing for 2012 – Our Netroots Nation Panel Streaming Live

Mobile Commons

From 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm ET today , we’ll be live streaming the panel here. Our CEO Jed Alpert is moderating a panel at Netroots Nation called “Mobile Organizing for 2012: From Elections to Occupy, Anti-Fracking to Arab Spring.”

Favorite Photo from Blogher Flickr Stream

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

As I was browsing the flickr stream , I found this stunning photograph of Halley Suitt of Halley's Comment by JD Lasica , a bloghim. ( Halley Suitt Originally uploaded by jdlasica.

The best nuggets from AMS FEST

SocialFish

In the meantime, follow along remotely by watching the Twitter stream below! I’m planning on live blogging some good nuggets from AMS FEST MIDWEST today. Watch this space! AMSFest Tweets. photo credit ). Debunking the Hype From the Trenches Industry Insider Social CRM and ROI

What's This: Livestreaming

NTEN

Community Leadership livestreaming nptech nten:change Social Media streaming video ustream.tv [Editor's note: The following is from the December 2011 issue of NTEN:Change. Read the complete issue by subscribing to the journal for free!

Facebook Live for Nonprofits: 11 Tips for Getting Started

John Haydon

This (relatively) new live broadcasting feature lets any person, brand, or nonprofit live-stream events, reveals, celebrations, and more. Facebook Live is taking the newsfeed by storm!

Michael Stein on Surfing the Knowledge Stream

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Michael Stein has written a piece entitled " Surfing the Knowledge Stream of Best Practices in Nonprofit Internet Use " In the article he shares the specific resources he reads every day. He includes blogs, along with email discussion forums and e-newsletters as three pillars of online knowledge. I wish he had made his bloglines account public

Why The Cloud’s Boosting Nonprofit Security

TechImpact

Cloud technology has been a point of anxiety for nonprofit executives and IT managers since the term hit the main stream with SalesForce’s launch in 1999. The anxiety, however, typically has stemmed from a fear of the effectiveness of the cloud’s security. What everyone is beginning to realize is that their anxiety has been entirely […]. The post Why The Cloud’s Boosting Nonprofit Security appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology.

How To Find (And Remove) Fake Followers On Twitter

TechImpact

These fake followers clutter your stream, reduce engagement, put you and your real followers at risk for scams and could get your […]. When it comes to Twitter, it’s not uncommon for fake accounts to clog up your social media channel. They might be following you or you could even be following them without realizing it. The post How To Find (And Remove) Fake Followers On Twitter appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology.

Live Streaming Video from the NTC

NTEN

Causecast is going to rock the NTC by streaming video, live from six of our breakout sessions, and you can watch for free! > > Watch the Sessions. We're also partnering with ReadyTalk to bring you six more sessions as webinars. Space is still available, so sign up now. > > Sign up for an NTC Webinar. And that's all we have to say for now. I'm heading back to the Science Fair. Rest assured we'll have plenty more to come.

Facebook Launches New API

NetWits

If you're a frequent facebook user like myself, you are all to familiar with the event stream on your homepage when you log in. Up until yesterday this event stream was only available on your facebook homepage accessible either via the facebook website on your browser or through apps created by facebook for the iPhone, Windows Mobile, Android and other mobile platforms

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Favorite Random Act of Kindness at Blogher from Flickr Stream

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

advanced tools Originally uploaded by image415. This photo was taken when Little Judy handed up her laptop to one of the presenters in Advanced Tools Session when there was a technical problem. Even though they gave her pieces of chocolate, it was an act of caring.

How Best to Stream Tagged Flickr Photos on a Blog or Web Page?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The other option might be to see I can stream all the photos in the group and have them display in a post. This one is from Mike. It is generated by www.deviousgelatin.com/montager using the flickr tag 'beth5.0'. The Beth5.0

Twitter Walls

NCE Social Media

Tools #hootfeed feed hootsuite meeting streamingIf you know me you know I like to use Hootsuite to manage my social media feeds. Hootsuite has started offering a free service called #HootFeed. HootFeed is a free tool built for sharing twitter feeds with an audience.

Amplify your nonprofit event with Facebook’s new Live Stream plugin

John Haydon

The Live Stream plugin is one that will be an essential tool for nonprofit events. Live Stream allows visitors to chat about your event – real-time – and share their chat on their Facebook Wall and News Feed.

The Future of Peer-to-Peer Fundraising

Connection Cafe

As organizations look to diversify revenue streams and reach new audiences, traditional programs like cycling, endurance, 5Ks, and walks continue to be many organizations’ bread and butter.

How to Make Donors Feel So Awesome, They Can’t Help but Give More to Your Nonprofit

John Haydon

Unfortunately, that leads to a never-ending stream of lapsed donors, which in turn forces us […]. It’s easy to get complacent about your donors.

YouTube, Livestreaming and You

NCE Social Media

Video live streaming YouTubeYouTube recently announced that they opened livestreaming capabilities for nonprofit organizations who have a channel on YouTube. If you are not already registered with Youtube as a charity, here are steps to do so. Let us know once you do so we can share your experiences.

Get a Life(stream) this Wednesday, July 22

Tech Soup Blog

Justin will be joining TechSoup at the July SF Online Community Report MeetUp to speak about lifestreaming, online video, and the online and offline community implications that video streaming presents. Remember that guy who walked around the streets of San Francisco with a webcam attached to his head, filming his life as he went through his day? Justin Kan pioneered the concept of "lifestreaming" and the Justin.tv platform has since opened up to any users wanting to lifestream.

The 9 Considerations for a Successful Budget Process

Connection Cafe

Understand revenue source(s) : budgeting is a form of risk management, a healthy mix of diverse revenue streams will help keep the organization stable should a revenue source go away. Building a successful budget is a key component in accounting, and nonprofit accounting is no exception.

10NTC: Stream Andrew Sullivan's Keynote and Other NTC Sessions Live on the TechSoup Blog

Tech Soup Blog

Use the video player above to view a live stream of journalist Andrew Sullivan's opening plenary at NTC 2010, beginning at 5:30 a.m. See below for a full schedule of live-streamed events. Pacific (8:30 a.m. Eastern). read more. Tools Web Building

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