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2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We’ve officially released the 2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report and infographic. It’s here! Share Link: [link].

New Data: Nonprofit Online Marketing and Fundraising Trends in 2015

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Wonder where we get numbers like a typical email open rate for nonprofit e-newsletters , or estimates of how much money you could be raising online?

5 Strategies for 2015 to Make You a Rockstar Fundraiser!

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Guest Post by Somya Qureshi, CEO of Nonprofit Ninja. This will be in addition to all other methods of solicitation you’ll do anyway! Somya Qureshi.

Facebook in 2015 – What Nonprofits Need to Know

J Campbell Social Marketing

Here are just 8 things your nonprofit needs to understand about Facebook as we enter 2015: 1) 2015 will be survival of the fittest.

Week of Freebies! 2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The 2015 edition will be released on January 7th, but you can request a copy now to be among the first to receive it. Happy Holidays! Try This.

#GivingTuesday 2015 Results: 1 Million Gifts Make a Record-Breaking Day

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Love it or hate it, #GivingTuesday has become a VERY BIG DEAL for nonprofits. million given by 698,961 online donors. based nonprofits.).

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3 Shocking Statistics from the 2015 Nonprofit Email Deliverability Study

EveryAction

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Top Ten Posts of 2015

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

In case you missed this great stuff, here are our Top 10 blog posts published in 2015, according to Google Analytics page views: 10. Trends

Good Meets Gadgets: Best Nonprofit Technology Conferences of 2015

EveryAction

Luckily, the 2015 Nonprofit Conferences Calendar features ample opportunities throughout the year to hear all the latest nonprofit tech developments.

6 “Ins” and “Outs” for Your Planned Gift Marketing in 2015

iMarketSmart

The post 6 “Ins” and “Outs” for Your Planned Gift Marketing in 2015 appeared first on MarketSmart. LIKE THIS BLOG POST?

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2015 Half-time Fundraising Score

The Agitator

recently issued its 2015 Mid-Year Report. Giving in the first half of 2015 was “exceptionally (and unexpectedly) strong—up a total of 7.6%

Mark your calendar: best conferences for nonprofits in 2015

EveryAction

Believe it or not, it''s already time to start planning for the wealth of marketing, education, and networking opportunities for nonprofits in 2015.

2015 Fundraising Effectiveness Report: Read It and Weep

The Agitator

The AFP/Urban Institute’s 2015 Fundraising Effectiveness Project Report (FEP) is now out. The results are nothing short of depressing.

1999 vs 2015: The 7 Greatest Transformations in Nonprofit Web Design

EveryAction

We’ve come a long way since 1999.

Donor Trends For 2015

The Agitator

Last week, Fundraising Success ran 4 Nonprofit Donor Demographics Trends for 2015 in which four fundraisers offered their prognostications. Actually, most of the comments were more about the future in general, as opposed to 2015 per se. I love to bounce my own speculation against other crystal-ballers, so here goes.

Hashtags for Every Day of the Week (Nonprofit Edition)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

AtlantaMusicProject (@ATLmusicproject) May 18, 2015. A photo posted by Last Chance for Animals (@lc4a) on Jun 2, 2015 at 3:47pm PDT.

50+ Nonprofit Instagram Accounts You Should Follow Right Now

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

A photo posted by Catskill Animal Sanctuary (@catskill_animal_sanctuary) on Apr 11, 2015 at 12:06pm PDT. Grab your phone and get inspired.

Most Important Social Media Sites to Nonprofits in 2015

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

More than 800 nonprofits have completed our 2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report Survey (please take it now if you are not one of those 800+).

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5 Easy Hashtags Hacks for Nonprofit Marketers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

First Book (@FirstBook) March 31, 2015. A photo posted by Karin (@gleneriefarm) on Mar 23, 2015 at 7:00am PDT. with good reason.

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7 Free Tools to Improve Your Nonprofit Marketing

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Billy Attar. We know you guys love your nonprofit marketing tools – especially when they are free! Kristina. Guest Post by Billy Attar of Pipl.

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Social Media Takeovers: 6 Nonprofits That Gave It Up for Good (PLUS: 6 Tips for Getting it Right)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

A photo posted by SFMOMA (@sfmoma) on Apr 9, 2015 at 12:22pm PDT. A video posted by @glaad on Mar 21, 2015 at 4:05pm PDT. p/dzN6Vp.

5 Must-Haves: Your Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Toolkit

Getting Attention

Guest blogger Rob Wu is CEO of CauseVox, a crowdfunding and peer-to-peer fundraising platform used by nonprofits to create fundraising websites. Bonus!

Sizzling Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—July 14, 2015. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—June 22, 2015. Oakland, CA).

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Best Of The Agitator – 2015 – Trends and Predictions

The Agitator

Here’s our wrap-up of the most read and shared Agitator posts of 2015. Roger and Tom.

6 Ways to Get More Online Monthly Donors

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Photo Credit: https://flic.kr/p/aVmeYp. p/aVmeYp. So, how do we get them? First, the basics. Set up a monthly giving donation page on your website.

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4 Ways to Incorporate Corporate Philanthropy into your Digital Fundraising

J Campbell Social Marketing

Guest blog by Adam Weinger. Corporate philanthropy has been a hot button topic recently. Promote corporate giving programs online. Dollars for Doers.

5 Ways to Make 2015 Filled with “Matterness”

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here are five ways to make 2015 filled with Matterness: . Allison Fine. Kristina. Guest Post by Allison Fine. Get In Conversation With People.

Life-Changing Nonprofit Marketing Jobs

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—June 8, 2015. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—June 1, 2015. Hold on, please!

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4 More Clever Ways to Improve Your Thank You Letters

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

As we mentioned last week, first-time donor retention is a measly 19%. You can do so much better with just a few small changes. Thank-You Letters

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4 Ways to Segment Your Donors for More Effective Marketing

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Sarah Tedesco. We’ve talked before about segmenting your email list to send more relevant communications. Kristina. By organizational interest.

YOU! Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—January 20, 2015. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—January 12, 2015.

YOU HAD ME AT HELLO: 54 Ideas For Strong Leads And Smooth Transitions in Your Appeals and Action Alerts

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Photo Credit: https://flic.kr/p/oQdBuA. p/oQdBuA. Do you break out in a sweat trying to write the first line of your email appeal or advocacy alert?

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The 3 Worst Mistakes a Nonprofit Can Make When Trying to Acknowledge Online Donors

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Gretchen Barry. We often talk about how your thank yous may be the most important communication you send. Kristina. Mistake #1: Taking Too Long.

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Attitude of Gratitude: our Favorite #UNselfies from #GivingTuesday 2015

EveryAction

Ready or not, it's #GivingTuesday! social media #givingtuesday

SHOW US YOUR LISTS! 8 Ideas for Nonprofit Twitter Lists 

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Human Rights Watch (@hrw) May 13, 2015. . wqW5zvaw4K — UN Foundation (@unfoundation) June 26, 2015. Lists are for reading, not sending.

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Crazy Great Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—June 1, 2015. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—May 18, 2015. Louis, MO).

5 Clever Ways to Improve Your Thank Your Letters

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Donors are Testing Nonprofits, and Nonprofits Are Failing. Overall, the median donor retention rate is just 43%. That’s it. Let’s speak to that angel!

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2 Essential Mobile Apps Your Nonprofit Should Be Using

J Campbell Social Marketing

Winners will be announced December 7, 2015 , with prizes awarded by December 31, 2015. Mobile apps. The great news?

To-Die-For Nonprofit Communications Jobs

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—February 2, 2015. Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—January 26, 2015.

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Sharing Your Progress: 12 Phrases that Give Your Donors Credit for Helping

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

“Sharing Your Progress” season is coming up fast. Early bird registration ends this Friday, September 18. . Here you go. You did it!

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