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[Tips for Nonprofits] The Art and Science of Persuasive Fundraising

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Persuasive Fundraising Tip: If you remember a supporter’s birthday or anniversary, they’re more likely to remember your organization when asked for a donation. Nonprofit Fundraising fundraising ideas fundraising tips Influencer Marketing Persuasive Fundraising Tips Robert.

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Embracing the Point of Impact Together: Outcomes Measurement Tips for Funders and Nonprofits

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Outcomes Measurement Tips for Funders. Outcomes Measurement Tips for Nonprofits. Outcomes + Impact Outcome measurement Outcomes Measurement Point of Impact social good organizations Social Investing Tips for Funders Tips for Nonprofits

11 Expert Tips for Nonprofits to Embrace Technology for Even Greater Impact

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Here are the top 11 tips for nonprofits to embrace technology for even greater impact. Last week I had the privilege of networking with over 2000 nonprofit experts and professionals at NTEN ‘s Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC).

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Tips for Nonprofits on Using Social Media to Build Supporter Relationships

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Whether it’s Valentine’s Day or just an ordinary Tuesday, here are tips to show your audience that you care: Start making a list of the individuals, organizations, and companies you appreciate the most … just off the top of your head … and find their Twitter handles.

6 Tips for Better Grant Management

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Use these 6 time saving tips to help you manage your grants and avoid common pitfalls: 1. When it comes to getting—and managing—grants, common pitfalls can be avoided with the proper tools and policies in place.

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Tech Wellness in the Nonprofit Workplace: Tips for Avoiding Collaborative Overload

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Some tip include mapping out a good process for work flow and using collaborative technology effectively. Amy Su Jen offers up a great framework for individuals. While the tips are geared for personal productivity, I decided to apply the framework to team collaboration.

5 Content Marketing Tips That Yield Donors


The post 5 Content Marketing Tips That Yield Donors appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. Content marketing is constantly transforming the information we produce and consume. Now more than ever it is being utilized to extend reach, bring in more traffic and produce leads for organizations. Putting out content, however, does not automatically lead to more money for your business. Here are some ways you can yield leads from your […].

Trainer’s Notebook: Tips for Good Openings

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Nonprofit blogger Vu Lee has some tips on what types of openers to avoid. I’ve just returned from a two-week trip to Guatemala hosted by Wake.

A Few Really Useful and FREE Social Media Tips Sheets and Resources

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Most of my work is as a trainer where I’m teaching workshops on leadership skills for emerging leaders, self-care, social media strategy, train the trainers, and networks/data.

8 Tips for Social Video Storytelling


Amy DeLouise is a video director-producer who specializes in telling real people stories that help nonprofits and companies tell their brand story. Her new book is The Producer’s Playbook: Real People on Camera (Focal Press). 1 – Tell a Story.

3 Donor Acquisition Tips Everyone Learns on Their First Date

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Acquisition Donor Acquisition fundraising ideas fundraising tips Social Media Think back to one of your first dates. Do you remember it? What was it like? Was there nervous anticipation? Some butterflies? Awkward silence even?

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6 Tips for Creating Engaging Email Newsletters

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Use these six tips to become a newsletter pro. Here are a few other essential design tips : While you should use different colors for headings, links, and your background, keep the background light to make reading easier. Sponsored by iContact.

10 Random, But Useful Online Communications Tips for Nonprofits

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Each webinar has a central theme, but the 10 random tips below are outliers and haven’t yet been integrated into the webinar content. 2017 is the final year of free webinars for nonprofits ( view final schedule ).

Five Tips for Nonprofits Using Social Media During the #JointSession Address

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We hope you enjoy using the tips and start preparing to have fun! Get more interaction tips from digital experts here: [link].

Email Campaign Tips To Inspire Millennials


The post Email Campaign Tips To Inspire Millennials appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. Image courtesy of The EmailADMIN. Did you know Millennials (1980s – 2000s) prefer to receive email from nonprofits over their smartphones versus social media?

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Five Tips for Nonprofits Data Visualization

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Five Tips for Nonprofit Data Storytelling by Matthew Scharpnick. Note from Beth: I met Matthew Scharpnick, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Elefint Designs, a strategic design studio that works with good causes, at the Data for Good Conference in Chicago.

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Five Tips for Turning Advocates into Volunteers

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We’ve come up with a handful of tips for helping your supporters take the first plunge into volunteerism. These are a few tips to ensure success for your digital communication with advocates: Make sure your website is accessible on smartphones.

Tips for Riding the Media Wave to Increase Nonprofit Support

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There are a lot of ways nonprofit organizations can tell their stories. Most often, nonprofit storytelling is referenced in terms of organizations creating and sharing their own stories. But what about tapping into the power of stories that are already being told, specifically those in the media?

The Best Fundraising Tips for 2016

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Want us to add your fundraising tip to the article? Submit your best tip to and we’ll review it. The post The Best Fundraising Tips for 2016 appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. Fundraising can be a serious rollercoaster of emotions.

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12 Giving Day Tips You Should Know


Is your foundation or nonprofit thinking of hosting a Giving Day or crowdfunding campaign? At Rad Campaign we've helped launch several crowdfunding campaigns, raised a lot of money along the way, and learned how much hard work it takes to pull these campaigns off successfully.

7 Tips to Make You A Stronger Facilitator

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I’m always up for a conversation with other facilitators about shop talk and getting tips for improving my practice. 7 Tips to Make You A Stronger Facilitator. The first time you facilitate a training, you start developing your own personal list of tips for great facilitation.

A Few More Tips for Nonprofit Professionals To Avoid Getting Overwhelmed

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Yesterday, I shared one big tip for not getting stressed out: Schedule Power Hours. Here are two more tips for productivity routines: Daily/Weekly/Monthly/Quarterly Looking Ahead Rituals. I use the technique of Bullet Journals , a hand-written system to manage your to-do lists.

20 Tips for Nonprofits Using Twitter


With that in mind, I asked some of my favorite people on Twitter to join me in sharing their favorite tips and resources, and with that, I share with you: 20 Tips for Nonprofits Using Twitter.

Tips to Connect with Millennials


A couple of weeks ago, we talked about why millennials are one of your best audiences. Today we are digging a little deeper into some of the great research from The Millennial Impact Project about how to better connect with millennials.

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8 Tips for Radical Collaboration to Advance Your Mission and Help Strengthen the Social Economy

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8 Collaboration Tips to Accelerate the Social Economy: Convene a variety of voices , even those who don’t agree with you, to ensure you get different perspectives. I celebrated a big anniversary recently (25 years as a professional serving at the same company).

Google+ Page Tips for Nonprofits


He suggested I circle Google+ for Nonprofits and Google+ Your Business for ongoing announcement and tips. I admit I was a bit skeptical when I got an email from a Google rep offering to help set up a Google+ page for ASHA.

Tips for Keeping Your Fundraising Events Unique and Memorable

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With this in mind, here are tips for planning a fundraising event that is memorable, spiced up, and unique. . Check out these resources: Download these 24 Tips for Creating Your Next Great Event.

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Project Management Tips: Team

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7 Tips for Effective Team Management. Winning project teams follow these tips: Active Leadership: You are an integral part of the project team. Nonprofit Management Operations nonprofit Project Management Tips By: Jett Winders , Program Manager, Charity Dynamics.

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10 Tips For #GivingTuesday Donation Form Optimization


The post 10 Tips For #GivingTuesday Donation Form Optimization appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. Image courtesy of SmashingForms. With #GivingTuesday right around the corner, your nonprofit’s donation page could use some sprucing up.

One Simple Tip To Increase Your Productivity at Your Nonprofit Job

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Here’s one simple tip: Schedule power hours with yourself. . What are your tips? Sarah Cooper – 100 Tricks to Appear Smart in Meetings.

4 Quick Tips for an Engaging Nonprofit Website


Here are a couple of quick tips: Include engaging, actionable imagery : eye contact, emotion and calls to action are key in the imagery you select for your homepage.

Three Tips To Improve Social Media Results

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Note from Beth: In this post, Craig offers a few tips on using social media for nonprofits. Guest Post TipsInfographic by RAD Campaign - click to see full graphic.

8 Tips To Make Your Nonprofit’s Emails More Clickable


To create an image forward button use this HTML code, just make sure the “%20” is used to separate words: The post 8 Tips To Make Your Nonprofit’s Emails More Clickable appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology. Image courtesy of Devore Tech.

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3 Self-Care Tips for Nonprofit Teams


Here's three tips that have really worked for us. The nonprofit sector is no stranger to burnout and unhealthy work habits. Mobilizing a base of supporters and advocating for meaningful change that will positively impact the world can sometimes feel draining.

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Make It Rain: Tips and Tricks for Nonprofit Crowdfunding Success

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It is called ‘Make It Rain: Tips & Tricks for #Crowdfunding Success.’. The guide, which was sponsored by JustGiving and the Institute of Fundraising offers tip and recommendations for planning, implementing, and following up on a crowdfunding campaigns.

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


I have to admit when the whole Pinterest thing started, I thought to myself, “Oh great, now the internet is making me feel guilty about not putting my kids pictures in cute little scrapbooks.”. I just couldn’t see the business application.

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Infographic: Facebook Posting Tips


What Facebook content tips have worked best for your nonprofit? Does your nonprofit struggle with figuring out what percentage of your Facebook content should be promotional VS sharing other content from news or blog sites?

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Top 3 Tips for Nonprofit Marketing Newbies

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As a speaker and trainer, I often get asked about the best best tips for nonprofit marketing newbies. Tip 1: Read these blogs Start your journey in the right direction by subscribing to – and reading – the best blogs about nonprofit marketing and fundraising.

Maximizing Your Membership Program: Tips from the Experts

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So take some tips from the experts: the membership managers at children’s museums. I had the opportunity to attend the Association of Children’s Museums annual conference: InterActivity 2016.

Three Simple but Powerful Social Media for Nonprofits Tips

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Three Simple but Powerful Social Media for Nonprofits Tips. Hopefully these three simple tips are something you can put to work immediately to drive better results online. Note from Beth: The Social Media for Nonprofits Conference is returning to San Francisco on October 11th.