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Facebook in 2015 – What Nonprofits Need to Know

J Campbell Social Marketing

Love it or hate it, Facebook continues to be an important tool in a nonprofit’s marketing and fundraising kit. Native links on Facebook.

Best Facebook Groups for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Just about every day, I talk to a nonprofit staff person who thinks she is alone with the challenge or drama or weird situation she is in at work.

Online and Mobile: The Potential of Personalized Health Information

SocialButterfly

An average 24 year old will spend more time on Facebook than they will with their doctor in 20 years, according  to Razorfish Health.

Online and Mobile: The Potential of Personalized Health Information

SocialButterfly

An average 24 year old will spend more time on Facebook than they will with their doctor in 20 years, according  to Razofish Health. ” **.

12 Ways to Get More Fans On Your Nonprofit Facebook Page

J Campbell Social Marketing

By far the most frequent question that I get from nonprofits is: How do we get more fans on our Facebook page? 10)  Use targeted Facebook ads.

Is there too much fundraising on Facebook?

J Campbell Social Marketing

Facebook seems to be responding to complaints from users – at least, that is my personal speculation. Did you take this survey?

Facebook for Fundraising: Worth It or Waste of Time?

Fundraising 123

Your organization’s free Facebook ride is over! What’s clear is that Facebook isn’t free. Take at look at RedRover’s Facebook page.

Should You Feed Your Blog to Facebook?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I use Hootsuite to automatically send new blog posts to both Twitter and Facebook. What’s been the impact on the Facebook page?

How Nonprofits Can Use Facebook Groups

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Facebook Groups have become our go-to way to communicate and work with our training participants. Full list of Facebook Group features and FAQs.

How to Handle Negative Comments on Facebook

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

“I would respond directly to that person and answer their concerns.” invite them to a personal dialog. ” – AA.

Posting to a Facebook Page Using Your Personal Profile [Video]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Yesterday Kristina shared how to comment on Facebook as your organization as opposed to your personal profile. Find the video here.

How to Raise Money With Facebook – One Organization’s Success Story

J Campbell Social Marketing

According to Facebook, 150 million of the 1 billion people that use the social network are connected to a cause or nonprofit. Eliminating Silos.

How One Nonprofit Is Raising Thousands Using Facebook

J Campbell Social Marketing

Case Study: How One Nonprofit Raised Thousands Using Facebook – Part 1. Facebook was the first platform the charity started using, in late 2008.

Facebook Turns 12 – What’s In Store for the World’s Most Popular Social Media Network

J Campbell Social Marketing

Happy Birthday Facebook! This infographic from One Productions lays out the past, present, and future of Facebook. What do you think?

Pump Up Your Nonprofit’s Facebook Page with These 10 Tips

Fundraising 123

Even if you don''t have a full-time social media team, here are 10 ways you can pump up your nonprofit''s Facebook page:  .

Blogs vs. Facebook for Nonprofits

ImpactMax

Over the past few months, I’ve helped a couple nonprofit clients who are ready to move into social media decide whether to go with a blog or Facebook. (I’ll talk about Twitter strategies in a future post. Facebook is fun, but blogs can be more professional and credible sources of information for this particular audience.

Personal, Political, and Professional

Nonprofit Consultant Blog

The common sense advice that is frequently given about social media is to keep your personal and professional identities completely separate. I'm not a recent college graduate with pictures of wild parties filling my personal social media streams. But, really, what have I got to hide? Oh well. hope you will join me.

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Fearing What They’ll Say on Facebook

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It’s important to embrace a personal approach to social media, while protecting privacy. What if they make us look bad?

Is Your Personal Brand Attracting the Right Audience?

Diva Marketing Blog

is your personal brand attracting the right audience? South Wired is the longest on-going social media/digital marketing conference in Atlanta. It

Should You "Personal Brand" A Small Business?

Diva Marketing Blog

Or do you build the reputation based on  your personal brand ? You can go personal branding route or not. We called it "The Business."  .

7 Ways to Show Your Nonprofit's Personality

Fundraising 123

I once asked my readers to describe their nonprofit’s personality in three words and I got some interesting responses. Express an opinion.

Animals rule the Facebook nonprofit kingdom

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

What’s interesting is we’ve seen the same thing at Network for Good - animal organizations are stars at social fundraising.

Liking Another Facebook Page Using Your Facebook Page [Video]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

On Wednesday, Kristina showed you how to use Facebook as your Page as opposed to your personal profile.

How to Create a Facebook Group [Social Media Basics]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Having a Facebook Page is pretty much a must these days. Whether It’s much easier to hear from everyone in a Facebook Group.

Your youth segment is not “really” chatting on Facebook anymore

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Here’s a brief history of Facebook from my own personal experience. joined Facebook sometime in mid 2006. Keep in mind that at this point there were absolutely zero “professional/business&# accounts other than those disguised as personal profiles. None of my professional contacts knew about Facebook.

How To Build Raving Fans, A Huge Email List & Facebook Ads That Work: Lessons from #AOC2014

J Campbell Social Marketing

He showed the audience step-by-step how to create great Facebook giveaways and contests. They offered their blueprint for Facebook Ad success.

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Why Every Cause Marketer Should Buy Facebook Marketing for Dummies

Selfish Giving

He has incredible knowledge of Facebook marketing. I’m lucky because I don’t need this book as much you do. have John.

Phone calls, and emails, and Facebook, oh my!

A Small Change

Nothing beats a good phone call with a prospect or a supporter. You know the good ones. Winning. Sometimes, it months later.

Facebook Tips for Nonprofits: How Sanctuary One Inspires and Connects with Supporters

Fundraising 123

Facebook is great for more than just sharing photos of cute kittens and that amazing dim sum you had for lunch. Your nonprofit’s Facebook page can help you develop meaningful connections with your fans. Casserly also offered some simple yet effective tips that you can put to work on your nonprofit’s Facebook page.

Using Facebook as Your Page [Video]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Today’s video is how to use Facebook as your Page as opposed to your personal profile. Love the daily blogging? Great!

The Value of Facebook “Likes”

A. Fine Blog

There is a fascinating current conversation in the blogosphere about the value to a company or nonprofit of people who like Facebook pages.

Why “Facebook movies” work

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

No doubt you’ve seen the string of videos on your Facebook timeline—friends and family sharing their own social media time capsules.

Infographic: Inside the mind of a KICKASS community manager!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Are you posting on facebook for your cause? Are you tweeting for your cause or company? Then you’re a community manager. This guy? Or her?

Should you create a separate Facebook page for major (and/or planned) gifts?

iMarketSmart

By the way, I think the real underdog for complementing your personal, face-to-face relationships in major gifts , is really LinkedIn.

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Explaining Facebook Reach for Nonprofits

Fundraising 123

Have Facebook changes harmed social media engagement efforts for nonprofits and companies?  We wanted to get the scoop, so Network for Good’s Katya Andresen turned to Facebook expert, John Haydon. How do Facebook updates work and what do supporters see? Does this mean a drop in Facebook engagement?

Managing Your Brand & Personal Social Media "Friends"

Diva Marketing Blog

Facebook, Twitter and even Google+ began life helping people connect to family and friends. But what about the personal side?

How personal should your social media be?

Fundraising Coach

It amazes me that this one person thought I’d notice his unfollowing me. Social media needs to be personal. It is “social&#

Nonprofit fundraising for the one person shop

Fundraising Coach

A few months ago, my colleague Pamela Grow released a new book specifically for nonprofits with a “one person” fundraising shop.

Life Without Facebook ~ A View From Gen Y #4

Diva Marketing Blog

Jessica Roby n, a typical millennium and 7-year Facebook member, has not seen any of the new time lines for brands. What now? How

Life Without Facebook ~ A View From Gen Y #1

Diva Marketing Blog

More than 800 million active users  has given  Facebook  the enviable status of the golden child of social networks. With multiple generations sharing photos, updates and videos Facebook might even be considered a the biggest digital family reunion ever! That's what's happening for the people who 'grew-up' on Facebook.