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Do you donate to your employer?

iMarketSmart

Do you donate to your employer? If your answer was, “No, I donate my time… I work here!” So does my staff. It works!

The 5 Most Dangerous Donation Page Mistakes & How You Can Fix Them

Wild Woman Fundraising

At the convention, I shared some tips and tools I’ve found useful when helping people click donate on your nonprofit website. the need. 2.

Is A Donate Button Coming To Twitter?

J Campbell Social Marketing

The ability to donate directly inside Twitter may be coming to a nonprofit near you! The post Is A Donate Button Coming To Twitter?

Why Donation Pages for Nonprofits Usually Suck

EveryAction

Right now, thousands of donors are being scared, confused, bored, or straight up turned away from donating online

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. Online.

The Rage-Donation

The Agitator

Ashley Fetters has written an interesting pice in GQ magazine titled, The Rise of the ‘Rage-Donation’ A fun read.

Drive Donors to Your Online Donation Page with These Six Marketing Strategies, Part 2

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Today, Abby Jarvis is back with 3 more ways to promote your online donation page. Collect donations on Facebook. Abby Jarvis. Kristina.

7 Online Donation Page Mistakes to Avoid

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Has it been a while since you''ve updated your organization''s online donation page? It''s time to get down to business and whip your donation form into shape before the year-end stream of donations begins. Get better online fundraising results by avoiding these donation page mistakes: 1. Web Site 101 Donation Pages

3 tips to dramatically increase website donations

Wild Woman Fundraising

Ever since Kiva/org ‘s record amount of donations in 2007. Have you ever bought something online? OF COURSE! You know it! Kiva.org.

PSA: Check your nonprofit's donation page NOW

Fundraising Coach

We went to a nonprofit we love and found this on their donation page: Where there should have been a giving form, there was just a line of code.

This is What Nonprofits Need More Than a Facebook Donate Button

J Campbell Social Marketing

This week Facebook rolled out the Donate Button for nonprofits. Facebook Is Hurting Nonprofits. Why Facebook Ad Grants? The St.

12 Nonprofit Donation Pages That Don’t Suck

EveryAction

Is your donation page holding you back? The time to improve and optimize your donation page is now. Are you sure? fundraising

How to Make Online Donations Simple for Potential Donors

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

potential donor visits your website, but never makes a donation. The decision to donate to a charity is an emotional one. Abby Jarvis.

7 Common Donation Form Mistakes (And How to Avoid Them!) – Part 2

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Abby Jarvis is back with more tips on avoiding donation form mistakes. Last week, I covered four common mistakes I see on donation forms.

5 Ways to Use Stories to Increase Donations

Fundraising 123

There are infinite ways to tell your nonprofit stories, but do you know which ones will lead to more donations? Check out these great tips from our free webinar, How to Use Content to Boost Your Donations with Hubspot''s Nonprofit Marketing Manager Taylor Corrado. 1. Tell personal stories through video. Share stories on your blog.

NEW Webinar: Advanced Presentations To Get Mega-Donations Mar 20th

Wild Woman Fundraising

Have you done tabling and just not gotten enough donations or email signups to make it worthwhile? Sign up here.

12 Nonprofit Donation Pages That Don’t Suck

EveryAction

In our last post, we explained why donation pages on nonprofit websites are repelling potential donors.

Donation Page Blunders

The Agitator

They’ve ‘opened the envelope’ They’re checking out the ‘order card’ But then they walk away … without making a donation. And the same — including the same mistakes to avoid — applies to online Donate pages. You had them right on the verge. Here are some very.

This is What Nonprofits Need More Than a Facebook Donate Button

Getting Attention

Facebook is a vital tool for most of us, and their attention to the nonprofit market (as with the introduction of the Donate button this week) is fantastic. Social Media ad grants donate button facebook Nonprofit Communications nonprofit marketing But there’s something you can do about it ! Sign this petition now.

8 ways to ask for a donation without actually asking

iMarketSmart

Here are 8 ways to ask for a donation without actually asking. The post 8 ways to ask for a donation without actually asking appeared first on MarketSmart | . Many of us don’t feel comfortable asking. This is because many of us have never had anyone teach us that we don’t always need to blurt out an ask. ” Bonus.

How to Inspire More Donations at Your Next Event

Fundraising 123

Here are four strategies for opening the door to more donations at your next event: Auctions & Raffles:  Auctions, games and raffles are a popular way to raise even more money at your fundraising event. Mobile Donations:  At your event, supporters will feel a strong connection to your cause and are often inspired to do more.

Losing Donors Through Your Donate Page

The Agitator

In The Hidden Cost of Complexity I noted that given a choice, the harder something is to use, the less people will use it.

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Five Ways to Market Matching Donation Programs

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We've Moved! Update your Reader Now. We've Moved! Update your Reader Now. Fundraising Guest Bloggers Nonprofit Communications

Do fundraisers donate to charity?

iMarketSmart

They’d understand precisely how their donations are making an impact. Why am I wondering about this? There would be more transparency.

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Online Giving — 7 Tips For Maximum Donations

The Agitator

Here’s their latest wise advice — 7 tips on maximizing your online fundraising success by using proven practices in designing your donation pages. From mobile friendly to asking specific donation amounts to auto-fill forms. Watch out Australia and New Zealand … Big news below about Roger! But first our post.

How to create the ultimate donation page

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Online giving is a generous procrastinator’s saving grace, but how much you raise online will depend on the donation experience you offer.

Reader Questions: How to get businesses to give you donations in 3 steps?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Off the top of my head, here’s the FIRST place I would look for potential sponsors and corporate donations: 1. Reader Questions: How to get businesses to give you donations in 3 steps? We are answering reader questions this week! There are many! loved this one so much that I just had to share. Questions! They make us smarter!

Just How Hard Is It to Donate to You Online?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Donors are frustrated by difficult donation forms, lack of receipts and a dearth of information on the impact of their gifts. love it!).

Does the phrase “tax deductible” kill donations?

Fundraising Coach

They made it clear they were donation funded. If they really want my donation, don’t make me work to give. Here’s why.

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Want to get a $1 million dollar donation? Here’s how:

iMarketSmart

Here are their bullet-points (straight out of the report) for generating $1 million+ donations. Anyway, their report is fascinating.

How does your donation page stack up?

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

The Donation Page Grader will help you assess your donation page so you can see if you’re getting the most out of your online efforts.

6 Things Wrong With Your Nonprofit Donation Page (and How to Fix Them)

EveryAction

End-of-year fundraising and #GivingTuesday are around the corner , so it’s time to pull up your donation page and make sure it’s up to scratch.

13 Tips to Double Your Digital Fundraising Donations

J Campbell Social Marketing

Check out my 13 tips that will help double your digital fundraising donations: 1) Go Mobile. But is your donation page?

The Ultimate Donation Page Guide Sneak Peek

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Help Japan’s Earthquake & Tsunami Survivors – Donate Now

Getting Attention

Most importantly, please donate to the relief effort now via one or all of these trustworthy, experienced organizations: Global Giving - Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief Fund (To disburse donations to organizations providing relief and emergency services.). The speed and breadth of the devastation in Japan is astounding.

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Donate-Your-Kids Campaign Gets Attention

Getting Attention

Claiming to accept donations of children “in any condition,” the Kids4Kars program offers a free, lifetime vacation to all donors. Not till donors submit the donation form are they hit with the true purpose of the Kids4Kars campaign. What a morning! So how timely that that I saw this  Kids 4 Kars campaign first thing today. Thanks!

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Ep183: Uber Makes Donating Clothes to Goodwill Easy

Selfish Giving

Megan, Ryan and I discuss: Ryan Kuhn, Goodwill. Goodwill was the recent winner of PUBLIC's Cause Marketing Innovation Award.

The top two reasons people donate to your cause

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Based on in-depth research with people who donate money, Hope Consulting created six profiles of givers. If you count by the amount of donations, the most popular category is Personal Ties (about 25%). One of the most interesting parts of the recent Money for Good research was the donor profiles that emerged. Here were the top two: 1.

What’s your fundraising asking style?

iMarketSmart

According to Brian Saber, “Your ‘Asking Style’ is based on your personality and unique set of strengths in fundraising.”

6 Ways Nonprofits Are Getting Online Fundraising All Wrong

J Campbell Social Marketing

Dunham+Company found that 65% of nonprofit website require potential donors to click through THREE pages or MORE to make a donation.