Why Today’s Nonprofits Need Effective Board Management Tools

Connection Cafe

Some board software providers have recognized the challenge of going remote and offer dedicated tools to ease the transition to digital meetings. However, the benefits of virtual meeting tools extend beyond the pandemic!

Modern Advocacy Requires Modern Tools

Connection Cafe

Despite a long history filled with decades of analog advocacy, NPCA embraced one very important maxim: modern advocacy requires the right tools in order to be successful. In the 2019 State of Advocacy report earlier this year, Phone2Action found that organizations that employed a full range of tools—text messaging, SMS shortcodes, social media lead ads and more—and kept at it were successful.

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Online Donation Tools: The Best Ones for Your Nonprofit

Connection Cafe

Though this is partially due to the natural progression of more people depending on technology, there are certain donation tools and other technology that can help you revamp your online fundraising to success! The more donation tools you have, the more data you can collect, which will later help you develop better online fundraising strategies. It’s hard figuring out what tools are actually useful and how to use them in the best way.

We've Built The Tools You Need for 2018

EveryAction

Throughout 2017, our team introduced some of the most cutting-edge tools to help empower nonprofits to not only reach, but exceed their goals. Psst, most of these tools are exclusive to EveryAction so you won’t find them anywhere else! Learn more >> Powerful Facebook Ads and Events Integrations on EveryAction Facebook is one of the most important digital organizing tools of our time. With our tools you can tap into that influence.

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4 Ways To Convince Your Nonprofit Board to Invest in Fundraising Tools

EveryAction

There are many areas to consider money earned or saved when calculating ROI: aside from saving staff time, do you anticipate that better digital fundraising tools will increase your online donation pages' conversion rates, or that higher deliverability rates will increase fundraising through your email program? Perhaps your software isn’t equipped to handle major gifts or planned giving programs effectively and new tools will increase revenue in that area?

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The 6 Scariest Monsters Nonprofit Fundraisers Are Facing This Halloween

EveryAction

Solid social media tools are a must for nonprofits going into 2019 - database tools such as social media matching and social share tracking will help you identify your supporters on social media and determine the content that resonates with them so that you can make educated assessments and plans for social media content. fundraising nonprofit toolsThis October 31 st , it’s not ghosts and ghouls that most nonprofit fundraisers are worried about.

EveryAction Acquires DonorTrends

EveryAction

By better empowering them to use actionable data and innovative tools, we help them to do more good,” said EveryAction CEO Stu Trevelyan. They give fundraisers the tools to turn data into dollars. EveryAction has grown into one of the largest and fastest growing providers of Digital, Fundraising, and Organizing SaaS tools to nonprofits and progressive campaigns. For more information on their full suite of tools, visit www.donortrends.com.

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Cool Social Tools: UnscriptiD

SocialFish

This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. Related Posts Cool Social Tools: Double The Donation Cool Social Tools: Noosfeer Awesome Nonprofit Social Media Decks from #14NTC Cool Social Tools: Spin For Good Cool Social Tools: Cursor42 Cool Social Tools: EventKloud. Cool Social Tools Nimble Nonprofit

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The tool that every volunteer coordinator needs

VolunteerMark

click into this article for a tool that you must have to nip ‘volunteer-fade’ in the bud How often has this happened to you - you interview a prospective volunteer, love their background, love what they offer, and love what they could bring to your movement, but you never hear from them beyond the initial interview? If this has happened to you (and I’m sure it has :).

8 Annual Reports We Love

EveryAction

When used correctly, they can be a powerful tool for communicating your impact, but it's important to create them in a way that makes them easy to understand, conducive to sharing, and persuasive to a wide variety of reader perspectives. nonprofit tools End of YearAnnual Reports are a staple of nonprofit life, but are they worth it?

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Cool Social Tools: EventKloud

SocialFish

This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. The result of these three tools working together is a massive revolution in the event marketing workflow. These tools radically change event marketing in two ways: 1) they saving a lot of time and hassle of promoting events on channel after channel; and 2) EventKloud brings a method to the madness by using data to let marketers know what works and what doesn’t.

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The 2019 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

EveryAction

Attendees will leave with more than just field notes, as we’ll equip them with the tools needed to create change – immediately. Attendees will learn how to build traffic, create brand awareness, improve customer service and develop better use of digital tools internally to drive more productive business outcomes. It's finally here! If you loved our 2018 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar get ready for our new, improved, and updated 2019 calendar!

My Tools: Writing

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

I’m mostly doing this last post on my tools to pimp Scrivener. Books Software libreoffice scrivener tools writingI was a loyal Scrivener user on my Mac for years, and then when I moved to Windows last year, I mourned my loss terribly. But then! Then someone started to work on S crivener for Windows and Linux. Almost enough to make a grown woman cry. I do just about all of my novel writing on Scrivener. It’s great for outlining, for research, for writing scenes, etc.

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WealthEngine Integration Brings Powerful Donor Research Tool to EveryAction Users

EveryAction

It's a crucial tool for many nonprofit fundraisers, and we're excited to launch this new partnership with WealthEngine to directly sync donor data into EveryAction. At EveryAction, we know that major gifts officers and other development professionals need to have as much information as possible about their prospective donors in order to fine-tune their "fundraising asks.".

Tools I use: basic workflow

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

I was perusing Social Source Commons (something I don’t do nearly often enough,) and catching up on the SSC blog , and I thought it might be worth sharing with this audience what tools I use for basic consulting workflow. It’s not so up to date, and it’s a list more of tools I have used, and some I still use.). What’s also very close to the center is my project management tool, Redmine. (I’m It’s a great tool.

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GUIDE: Growing and Sustaining your Volunteer Program

EveryAction

These job descriptions will be great tools during recruitment and training, helping your team set clear expectations with volunteers. Social media is a great tool to widen your reach. With volunteer management tools, like EveryAction , you easily track your volunteer’s actions and availability. You can also use our Targeted Email tools to send a welcome series to your volunteers and keep them updated about your work.

Cool Social Tools: Cursor42

SocialFish

This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. Related Posts Cool Social Tools: Double The Donation Cool Social Tools: Noosfeer Cool Social Tools: EventKloud Cool Social Tools: Wizeo Cool Social Tools: Spin For Good Cool Social Tools: Ravetree. Cool Social Tools Startups are welcome to contact me at maddie[at]socialfish[dot]org to submit guest posts about their platforms.

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8 Essential Nonprofit Tools to Get You off the Ground

NonProfit Hub

Your next step is choosing specific software tools that can help you get it off the ground. Let’s look at eight amazing tools designed to help your nonprofit be a success. Stay in touch with email software tools. One tool that can help you do this is MailChimp.

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The Top 17 Fundraising Software Tools for Nonprofits

Wild Apricot

nonprofit-fundraising-software fundraising-software-for-nonprofits fundraising-software-tools fundraising-software FundraisingLooking for fundraising software? Check out this up-to-date guide to see which one best suits your organization.

Cool Social Tools: BigMarker

SocialFish

This series of posts is for software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. BigMarker gives you all the tools to plan, conduct, record, store, and share your community’s web conferences. Cool Social Tools: Double The Donation Cool Social Tools: Noosfeer Best New Social Media Tools for the Social-Tech-Savvy Cool Social Tools: Cursor42 Cool Social Tools: EventKloud Cool Social Tools: UnscriptiD.

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Why You Should Start Creating a Mid-Level Donor Program ASAP

EveryAction

Take advantage of EveryAction's Development Tools to make it count. By focusing a little extra energy on your mid-level donors, you can raise more money and create a quality pipeline for your major gifts officers. Successful mid-level donor programs are all about providing donors with a personal touch while maintaining the analytic discipline that allows you to scale your programming. When you’re managing an understaffed development team, you’re always rearranging your to-do list.

Cool Social Tools: Wizeo

SocialFish

This is a new series of posts from software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. Related Posts Cool Social Tools: Noosfeer Cool Social Tools: Ravetree I signed a contract with an AMS. 30 Tools Social Media Professionals Can’t Live Without Improve Your Tradeshow Performance With The Right Apps [Cool video Friday] How to keep us safe inside Twitter. Cool Social Tools

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Cool Social Tools: Noosfeer

SocialFish

This is a new series of posts from software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. Related Posts Cool Social Tools: Ravetree I signed a contract with an AMS. Improve Your Tradeshow Performance With The Right Apps 30 Tools Social Media Professionals Can’t Live Without If Net Neutrality is dead, what does it mean for associations? Cool Social Tools

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EveryAction Development: Make Your Fundraising Tools Work For You

EveryAction

It’s no secret EveryAction’s best-in-class tools have been proven to help thousands of nonprofits raise more money while saving time on day-to-day operations. The first time fundraisers use our tools, they’re pleasantly surprised. It’s a huge change because the tools are working for you instead of you working for your tools.". So, who should be using these tools? On top of that - and I hear this often - people who love these tools the most are bosses.

EveryAction Acquires ActionKit

EveryAction

EveryAction has grown into one of the largest and fastest growing providers of Digital, Fundraising, and Organizing SaaS tools to nonprofits and progressive campaigns. Built and supported by nonprofit experts, EveryAction’s tools allow nonprofits of all sizes to optimize interactions with supporters and prospects, leading to the best outcomes. Innovative Talent and Digital Product Add to EveryAction’s Rapid Growth. Washington, D.C.,

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Here's 28 Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Should Switch to EveryAction

EveryAction

EveryAction users who rely on its Targeted Email tool experience some of the highest inbox placements in the industry. Aside from fundraising and digital tools, EveryAction also is a leading provider of nonprofit advocacy technology. The platform features tools like click-to-call advocacy, email message delivery, and social advocacy , empowering nonprofit supporters to take action on issues they care about. #5. It's offline fundraising tools were built for development pros.

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

EveryAction

For the next few months, we’re taking an in-depth look at key features and tools that make for a successful development program. 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. Ideally, your perfect reporting tool combines the two. Any good reporting tool should have the ability to aggregate numbers based off the category of your choosing.

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3 Easy Ways To Make Your Nonprofit's Email Program Stand Out Today [With Free Templates]

EveryAction

Use a welcome email series Marketing automation is more than just a buzzword for nonprofits today, it is a necessary tool, saving valuable staff time that can then be spent on more valuable tasks. For most nonprofits, email is the backbone of their digital fundraising program. However, as all digital fundraisers know, effective email fundraising consists of far more than sending out an ask for donations.

Introducing New Tools for Nonprofits | Facebook Newsroom

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[Cool Tools] Think differently about event sponsorship

SocialFish

Cool Social ToolsIntroducing Eventr.io , the event & sponsorship marketplace. They are part of a larger group of tradeshow and event consultants, association management experts and event tech companies, and they are eager to change your perception about how the event ecosystem can work. Here’s an event sponsorship cheat sheet to get the wheels turning. How might you think differently about how you manage event sponsorships? Learn more at Eventr.io.

Cool Social Tools: Wizeo

AFP Blog

Cool Social Tools: Wizeo : his is a new series of posts from software and app and tech vendors who have new tools they’d like you to know about. Vendors are welcome to contact me at maddie[at]socialfish[dot]org to submit guest posts about their sites

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10 Inexpensive (or Free) Nonprofit Marketing Tools That Create Stunning Visuals

Wild Apricot

To create your own stunning visuals, here are 10 inexpensive and free nonprofit marketing tools that can help. Visual-Tools Nonprofit-Marketing-ToolsPosts with images and videos get shared up to 230% more than those without.

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11 Hispanic and Latino Organizations Everyone Should Know

EveryAction

HSF also seeks to give its Scholars all the tools they need to do well in their course work, graduate, enter a profession, excel, help lead our nation going forward, and mentor the generations to come. Hispanic Heritage Month, officially founded in 1968 , occurs each year from September 15 to October 15, a period which includes the anniversary of independence of eight Latin American countries. During National Hispanic Heritage Month in the U.S.,

Top Tools for Mobile Marketing

SocialFish

Let’s start with an awesome list of tools to bring your nonprofit into the future: Consider joining Google for Nonprofits , which offers free Google tools to nonprofit organizations. Some of its best mobile features are: Google Earth Outreach is a mapping tool that allows supporters to see your work. Build Your Organization’s Mobile Site: Mippin : This tool allows you to create a mobile site from a site that uses RSS feeds. Implementation Cool Social Tool

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2018's Best Giving Tuesday Campaigns

EveryAction

Each of these five organizations exemplifies different ways to make industry best practices and technology tools work in a way that resonates with their supporter base. With Giving Tuesday behind us, it's time to highlight just a few of the organizations who ran stellar campaigns, activated supporters, and beat their fundraising goals. Successful fundraising campaigns come in many shapes and sizes, and not every tactic works for every organization's audience.

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Capacity Commons: A New Tool for Pro Bono Support

Connection Cafe

This new, free online platform provides organizations with resources, interactive tools and a network to help them understand how pro bono service can best support their work, design and implement a skilled volunteer project, and measure the immediate and long-term impact of this work. Implement a project with help from volunteer and project management tools. Those of us who work in the nonprofit sector know that the capacity gap is real. While more than 1.5

Worth a Look: Scoop.it Digital Content Tool

Amy Sample Ward

Often in these chats, participants discuss the online tools they are using and new platform functionality, all with the hope of finding ways to increase community engagement. How would you use a tool like this in your organization or work? otherblogs webtools content curation howto resource review ssir tool

Tools for Digital Storytelling

SocialFish

Some good stuff and info about digital storytelling tools in this deck by the always fabulous Debra Askanase. Digital Storytelling Tools for Nonprofit Organizations from Community Organizer 2.0. Read more about the training she did on this here. Content Strategy From the Trenches Implementation

Optimized Mobile Donations Now with Apple Pay

EveryAction

To take a look at our best in class tools, request a demo here. Mobile is an increasingly valuable medium for nonprofits. According to the M+R Benchmarks Reports , in 2018 mobile accounted for 48% of all traffic to nonprofit websites. Despite this increase in mobile traffic, up from 44% last year, mobile users accounted for just 30% of gifts, and 21% of revenue. Part of this can be chalked up to the conversion rates on mobile.

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10 Powerful Online Directory Software Tools

Wild Apricot

If you're looking to build an online directory, here are 10 powerful online directory software tools that can get you started right away. Directory-Software

8 Tools to Help Manage Your Nonprofit Website

Connection Cafe

You’ve got the usual list of suspects at your organization: the online engagement tool, a blog, social media platforms, and a website. Out of all of these tools, your website is getting the most visibility. After all, it’s the foundation for the rest of these tools and gets the most traffic (generally speaking), so it’s gotta be good. Google Webmaster Tools is a website health and optimization tool.

10 Tools for More Productive Online Marketing

SocialFish

The right tools are crucial, so you can automate as much of the process as possible, and cut down on the time spent doing the rest. It is an all-in-one business platform that works by giving you all the power over the tool. DrumUp is one of the most useful social media productivity tools around. Well, yes, and this tool is that way. It is a convenient and effective tool, and can lead to long term connections that can benefit yourself and the others you network with.