YouTube Subscriber Strategies for Nonprofits

SocialFish

All three will succeed or fail at video marketing based on their ability to get YouTube subscribers. Subscribers on YouTube are like fans on Facebook and followers on Twitter. A camera, the passion of those you work with, and YouTube is all you need. By Matthew Yeoman.

How Twitter Donations Work: What Your Nonprofit Needs to Know

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Twitter is experimenting with allowing certain nonprofits to accept donations directly through tweets. It is unclear if Twitter has plans to provide access to more nonprofits in the near future, but doing so would be a smart move. 1) Donors can now give directly through Twitter.

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Tips for Nonprofits on Using Social Media to Build Supporter Relationships

Connection Cafe

We asked some of our favorite nonprofit tech friends to share ideas for how organizations can use social media to build meaningful relationships with their supporters—donors, influencers and activists—and what that looks like on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter.

5 Attention Grabbing Twitter Marketing Tactics for Non-profits

SocialFish

Twitter is perhaps one of the fastest-moving social platforms. With hundreds of thousands of tweets being shared every day, maintaining visibility and driving engagement become key challenges for most Twitter marketers. Get your team involved in your Twitter campaigns.

5 Digital Payment Systems That Could Transform Online Fundraising

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Then, in the late 2000’s nonprofits embraced social networking sites, first Myspace and YouTube, then Facebook and Twitter. Twitter Donations. Instagram Social Media Facebook Twitter Google Plus YouTube Mobile Media Fundraising

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

Nonprofit Tech for Good

You can also browse 300+ on Twitter at @nonprofitorgs/lists/bloggers-resources. YouTube Creator Blog :: youtubecreator.blogspot.com. YouTube has 1 billion monthly users. YouTube. Official Twitter Blog :: blog.twitter.com. Twitter has 288 million monthly users.

16 Must-Know Stats About Online Fundraising and Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Twitter is in flux. 83% have a Twitter Profile. On average, your followers should grow 23% annually on both Facebook and Twitter. For Every 1,000 email subscribers, nonprofits have 355 Facebook follower, 132 Twitter followers, and 19 Instagram followers.

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5 Nonprofit Content Themes That Inspire Action

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Also, if your nonprofit has photo-editing skills, embedding the stats on images and then uploading them to Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, etc. LinkedIn Snapchat Instagram Social Media Facebook Twitter Google Plus YouTube Mobile Media Fundraising

12 Not-So-Great Realities About Nonprofits and Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofit social media managers have to deal with weird, random mean people on Twitter. If you’ve been using Twitter for awhile, then you know the best response is to block and ignore.

Your Nonprofit Video in the Spotlight (and on YouTube’s Homepage)

Amy Sample Ward

The contest is presented by YouTube and See3 Communications and generously sponsored by Cisco and us, NTEN. The winning videos will be announced at this year’s Nonprofit Technology Conference and featured on YouTube’s homepage on Thursday, April 5th. You read that right: the winning videos will be featured on the YouTube homepage. There were 24,000 votes cast by the public and a surge of views on YouTube for the entrants.

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10 Signs Your Small Nonprofit Excels at Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Twitter requires a time investment that many small nonprofits simply do not have. LinkedIn, Pinterest, Snapchat, YouTube, Google+, Vine, Tumblr? Small nonprofits can barely invest the time it takes to manage a Facebook Page and Twitter Profile. Twitter $Cashtags.

59 Useful Mobile Apps & Online Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Periscope is a mobile app connected to Twitter that enables nonprofits to easily broadcast live from special events or while on location. Their dashboard shows you how many people are using your hashtag on Twitter and Instagram and enables you to track trending hashtags.

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24 Must-Read Fundraising and Social Media Reports for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

LinkedIn Social Media Facebook Twitter Google Plus YouTube Mobile Media FundraisingThe reports listed below are just a small sampling of some of the research available to nonprofits on the subjects of online fundraising and social media.

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12 Must-Know Stats About Online Fundraising, Social Media, and Mobile Technology

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For Every 1,000 email subscribers, nonprofits have 428 Facebook followers, 141 Twitter followers, and 39 Instagram followers. LinkedIn Snapchat Instagram Social Media Facebook Twitter Google Plus YouTube Mobile Media Fundraising

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36 Useful Apps & Online Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Connected to Twitter, Blab enables real-time video conversations from multiple locations. Periscope is a mobile app connected to Twitter that enables nonprofits to easily broadcast live from special events or while on location.

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27 Online Stores That Benefit Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTubeThe National Retail Federation estimates that online sales will grow 6 to 8 percent this holiday season.

From 2005 to 2015: The Radical Effect of Social Media on Nonprofit Web Design

Nonprofit Tech for Good

In 2005 Facebook was only open to college students and professors, Twitter didn’t exist, and the iPhone was still in concept mode. They began actively using Myspace in 2004 and YouTube in 2005 – years before the Fortune 500 companies.

A Fundraising Success Checklist for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Twitter. Design and upload custom graphics to your Twitter account. Organize followers into Twitter lists. Merge your YouTube channel with your Google+ Page. YouTube. Design and upload custom graphics to your YouTube channel. Create YouTube PlayLists.

2017 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar

Nonprofit Tech for Good

LinkedIn Snapchat Instagram Social Media Facebook Twitter Google Plus YouTube Mobile Media FundraisingCause awareness and giving days can be very powerful themes upon which to craft and launch online fundraising campaigns.

5 Online Communication Styles for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

LinkedIn Instagram Social Media Facebook Twitter Google Plus YouTube Mobile Media FundraisingThe following is an excerpt from Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits.

27 Stats About How NGOs Worldwide Use Online Technology and Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

72% have a Twitter Profile. Other social networks used by global NGOs are YouTube (55%), LinkedIn (51%), Google+ (28%), and WhatsApp (16%). Of those, the top three live reporting tools are Facebook (79%), Twitter (56%), and YouTube (23%).

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Engaging Through YouTube – Charity Inspiration

SocialFish

While most of us are quick to think of Facebook and Twitter when we evoke the term social media, in fact, social media encompasses a vast range of online platforms. At Cancer Research UK, the investment into the use of YouTube is at the forefront of the strategy.

2016 Cause Awareness & Giving Day Calendar

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Facebook Twitter Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Fundraising Social Media YouTube Giving Days Cause Awareness DaysCause awareness and giving days can be very powerful for online fundraising.

How to Write a Social Media Fundraising Strategy for Your Nonprofit

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTubeThe following is an excerpt from Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits.

The Importance of Branding Your Nonprofit on Social Networks Through Graphic Design

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The were active on Myspace, YouTube, and creating Facebook Groups long before most of the companies that are often praised for being the pioneers of social media. Twitter Background :: 1920 x 1080 pixels. Twitter Header (Fixed) :: 520 x 260 pixels.

The Big Twitter Question

Frogloop

Data from Comscore Nonprofit marketers should evaluate Twitter once again. The network suffered a bad year in 2010 which saw it lose a lot of ground , and become relegated to a second tier network behind Facebook, YouTube and LinkedIn in user visits.

24 Must-Read Fundraising and Social Media Reports for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTubeThe reports listed below are just a small sampling of some of the research available to nonprofits on the subjects of online fundraising and social media.

15 Lessons Learned from Donating Online to 32 Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

A giving portfolio app is definitely an app whose time has come and interestingly enough while writing this post, a new app called Givolio appeared in my Twitter feed that plans to launch this fall. Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTube

30 Online Stores That Benefit Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Facebook Fundraising Google Plus Instagram LinkedIn Mobile Media Snapchat Social Media Twitter YouTubeThe National Retail Federation estimates that U.S. households will spend an average of $935.58 this holiday season.

28 Must-Read Fundraising and Social Media Reports for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTubeThe reports listed below are just a small sampling of some of the research available to nonprofits on the subjects of online fundraising and social media.

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15 Must-Know Fundraising and Social Media Stats

Nonprofit Tech for Good

LinkedIn launched in 2003, Facebook launched in 2004, and Twitter launched in 2006. Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTube

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How to Report Live from Nonprofit Events Using Periscope

Nonprofit Tech for Good

nonprofitorgs and Twitter username. A better option is to turn of the tweet function inside Periscope and send the tweet directly from Twitter or schedule the tweet(s) in advance on Buffer with your own #live hashtag. Social Media Twitter YouTube Live Streaming Periscope

How Much Time Social Media Requires for Fundraising Success

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Twitter (5 hours): To tweet and retweet an average of four times daily, to respond to messages and mentions, to organize followers into lists, and to strategically follow others. Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTube

How To Automate Twitter Without Looking Like an Idiot

SocialFish

You: Dude, isn’t this post supposed to be about how to automate Twitter? In August 2014, I took over the Twitter account for the Chicago Chapter of the Wisconsin Alumni Association. They’re basically hoses of information unique to a blog, YouTube channel, etc.,

10 Goals for Nonprofit New Media Managers for 2015

Nonprofit Tech for Good

In fact, recent research revealed some very surprising data about social networks which is that after Facebook, users are spending their time (and more of it) on Tumblr, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, and SnapChat and in that order.

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Five Nonprofit Technology Trends to Watch in 2014

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That said, both Facebook and Twitter are working on launching their own digital payment systems which could radically transform online fundraising via social networks. Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTube

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100 Social Media Tactics for Nonprofits

NetWits

While it’s easy setup a Twitter account and start tweeting, it’s much more difficult to tie that activity back to outcomes. These are ideas, tools, and techniques you can implement via Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Flickr, Foursquare, and other social media platforms.

Five Nonprofits That Have Found Their Twitter Voice

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Finding your Twitter voice is an accomplishment only earned through a process of trial and error and conscious experimentation. Even the best social media managers often go through an initial period of puzzlement and frustration as they try to figure out how Twitter works and what to tweet.

5 Online Communication Styles for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Facebook Fundraising Google Plus LinkedIn Mobile Media Social Media Twitter YouTube The following is an excerpt from Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits.

Social Media Optimization 2014: Twitter or Facebook?

SocialFish

But wise companies, organizations and businesses have no problem with utilizing the differing strengths of both Twitter and Facebook to round out their social media marketing strategy while appealing to users of either one or both. Guest post for SocialFish by Sarah Brooks.