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You Can Now Fundraise on Facebook for Your Favorite Charity

J Campbell Social Marketing

According to Facebook officials, this has always been their intended vision. The remaining 95% goes directly to the chosen charity.”

Facebook restart?

iMarketSmart

I haven’t been much of a fan of Facebook for my business. So about a month ago we decided to start posting on our somewhat dormant MarketSmart Facebook page again. Do you prefer Facebook? If The post Facebook restart? simply prefer LinkedIn. But recently it occurred to me that some fundraisers really like it.

How Nonprofits Continue To Get Facebook Marketing All Wrong

J Campbell Social Marketing

In my conversations with nonprofits using social media, I always ask them one question first – What do they want to get out of using Facebook?  .

5 Ways Your Nonprofit Can Raise Money Like charity:water

J Campbell Social Marketing

You may have heard of the mammoth success of the nonprofit charity:water and its effectiveness in raising money online. But you are wrong!

How One Nonprofit Is Raising Thousands Using Facebook – Part 2

J Campbell Social Marketing

Case Study: How One Nonprofit Raised Thousands Using Facebook – Part 2. The casual and less formal nature of Facebook works in their favor.

Did Charities Sleep Through The Great Super Bowl Blackout?

Fundraising Coach

Great reason to NOT fundraise with Facebook. Last night the power went out at the Super Bowl for 33 minutes and 55 seconds. Love146.

Mobile Shopping for Charities

The Agitator

Or they might recall reassuringly that a friend has ‘liked’ one of the organizations on their Facebook page. Secondarily, but definitely not with the same weight as the testimonials, strong ratings from the charity raters (or some other straightforward reassurance/evidence about financial accountability and transparency).

New Study: Older Donors Are Just as Likely to Give to Charities Online as Younger Donors

iMarketSmart

” “They don’t go on Facebook!” I can remember making the switch from FOR-PROFIT marketing to NONPROFIT marketing.

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Facebook Help For Nonprofits

The Agitator

Facebook has added a new Resource section to help nonprofits optimize the engagement impact of their Facebook presence. Says Facebook: “This Page is a resource for non-profits and other organizations for social good. We built it to help you harness the power of Facebook and bring positive change to the world.

Charity Apps Love 'em and Hate 'em

Nonprofit Consultant Blog

CharitySub is short for Charity Subscription , and the subscription fee is $5 per month. Some for better, some for. For the new (younger?)

#SOCIALNETWORKS: Facebook Stocks Being Sold Off & Facebook Accounts Not Expanding

Non Profit Marketing 360

The saga that is the Facebook IPO continues. Facebook has always had its detractors, as did the telegraph and the automobile.

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#SOCIALNETWORKS: How To Promote Facebook Posts & Why You Might Not Want To

Non Profit Marketing 360

Is it a case of false advertising, or is Facebook still working out the kinks? No need to berate Facebook for this phenomenon.

Are your Facebook updates invisible?

Fundraising Coach

Facebook page fans a special offer. That didn’t work. I’m so glad I tweeted and updated my Facebook status. Use Twitter.

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IKEA Saves the Children When Facebook Fans Invite Friends to Shop

Selfish Giving

One of the more successful digital tactics for cause marketing are Facebook “Likes” promotions. like it.

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Camelbak Announces New Cause Marketing Effort for Water.org

Cause Related Marketing

Later this month Camelbak will expand the relationship with a Facebook effort. Cause-Related Marketing does a world of good.

7 Steps To More Online Donations This Holiday Season

J Campbell Social Marketing

Charity Navigator found that while charities on average receive 13% of their total annual donations online, this number is growing.

Infographic: Inside the mind of a KICKASS community manager!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Are you posting on facebook for your cause? Are you updating a website or blog for your nonprofit, charity, or corporation? This guy?

Are you a nonprofiteer AND a good consumer?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Beyond an email or a Facebook poke. That’s kind of a leading question, but my guess is yes. So what is the solution? Limited edition!”

The Best Cause Marketing of 2010

Cause Related Marketing

The images were GPS-tagged and photographed to enable social media sharing through Facebook, Twitter and others. 4). million. 2).

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8 Step Guide to Planning the Perfect Nonprofit Fundraising Event

J Campbell Social Marketing

But your audience and your goals would be best served by something like a low-key gala or a delightful charity auction. It’s no coincidence.

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Social Networking/Charity Mashups

Cause Related Marketing

Tags: uPlej Metcalf's Law Facebook Just Cause Do Good Channel Network Effect

One Idea For Cause Marketing That Works for Small Business

Cause Related Marketing

She had contacted two breast cancer charities about cause marketing; a local one I called Athena Charity and a national one I identified as Artemis Charity. In my post on Friday, I compared Artemis Charity’s offerings to those from a local TV station, which are similarly high-priced and inflexible.

#HOWTO: Facebook Timeline Goes Public Tomorrow! Ready?

Non Profit Marketing 360

And the fact is, Timeline becomes the default interface of all  Facebook accounts tomorrow! Are you ready? It goes live tomorrow!

#SOCIALNETWORKS: Facebook Opens Timeline To Organizations

Non Profit Marketing 360

Although the announcement went out today, there’s already plenty of assistance to introduce the new features and make them work for your charity.

Speed of Light Campaign – Innovative Social Media Fundraising from SolarAid

Giving in a Digital World

This is really nice, but not anything that others like Charity:Water haven’t offered before. SolarAid Speed of Light Appeal

Pepsi and Lowe's Co-Brand to Support the Troops

Cause Related Marketing

YouTube Jimmie Johnson Facebook Jeff Gordon USO Transactional Cause Marketing Pepsi Military Cause Marketing Lowe's Dale Earnhardt Jr PepsiCo NASCAR

#HOWTO: Tweak Your Organization’s Facebook Site For Graph Search

Non Profit Marketing 360

Help your supporters find your organization on Facebook. Hands On With Facebook’s Graph Search. What else? Related articles.

How to measure ROI of social media? Book Review: Measuring The Networked Nonprofit

Wild Woman Fundraising

Facebook likes. All of the approved ways to read this book: ???? Flipping : Osmosis: Showing the funny parts: Smirking. What’s the ROI?

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#FUNDRAISING: Facebook Gives Pages & Apps To Nonprofits (Zuckerberg Gives Cash)

Non Profit Marketing 360

But has the company offered any of its billions to those nonprofits and charities? The platform has two collections you will want to link into.

#SOCIALNETWORKS: Facebook Adds Handy Scheduling Features To Organizations’ Pages

Non Profit Marketing 360

Facebook is not known for its simple elegance, and some recent developments might not change that fact. before they go out ? if need be).

2015 Digital Fundraising To Do List #3 Allocate Budget For Paid Social Media

Giving in a Digital World

Begin by conducting a careful and honest review of just how well your own Facebook activity is really performing in support of fundraising.

#SOCIALNETWORKS: What Are You Doing To Improve Impact Of Your Facebook Page?

Non Profit Marketing 360

Facebook can be the nexus of a still more powerful network. So your nonprofit or charity has its requisite Facebook page up.

#SOCIALNETWORKS: What Are You Doing To Improve Impact Of Your Facebook Page?

Non Profit Marketing 360

Facebook can be the nexus of a still more powerful network. So your nonprofit or charity has its requisite Facebook page up.

#SocialNetworks: Bring Them Back To Facebook For The Holidays

Non Profit Marketing 360

Larger charities could encourage daily micro-donations to their various projects, each tied to a personal story. May we suggest a few?

#HOWTO: Connect Your Facebook Page & Your WordPress Blog For Seamless Outreach

Non Profit Marketing 360

So how do WP and Facebook talk to each other? Facebook Teams Up With WordPress (growsocially.com). More bang for the buck!

#TECH: Facebook Timeline Rolled Out-Nonprofits Roll In

Non Profit Marketing 360

Last week a much-anticipated feature was released by Facebook’s developers. Once activated, your posts, photos, etc. Time(line) will tell.

Cause Marketing to Build Customer Loyalty

Cause Related Marketing

From February 21 to February 28, 2011, Firesides’ Facebook page was accepting nominations for one charity to receive $1,000 donation.

Google+ Defies Expectations And Thus Facebook

Non Profit Marketing 360

The same Reuters report cautions us all about the meteoric rise of social networks: “ MySpace grew to 25 million unique visitors in less than two years — faster than Facebook or Twitter. The numbers include the 7.5-odd million who have visited from overseas (India, Canada, Brazil, France, Taiwan…). Will it last?

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Sean Norris tackles Charity Navigator’s vision for the nonprofit industry in Who Watches the Charity Watchdogs? Happy Friday!

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Some Sweet Payback for Your Good Deeds

Cause Related Marketing

You’d log onto your Facebook account, friend Anthon Berg and pledge to your friend/loved one whatever the required good deed was for the specific item.