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#DESIGN: How To Follow The Branding Guidelines Of Facebook

Non Profit Marketing 360

The social-media mega site provides its guidelines within its site for anyone to access (even if you are not a member).

Data on the Safety of Health Social Network Sites

Social Marketing and Social Change

Everyone has an opinion about the veracity, safety and privacy of health information on social network sites (SNS); now we have some data.

When your employees go too far on social media…

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

It was apparent from the video the employee and several others in the video were employees of ThyssenKrupp who were working at a PCL Construction site.

BC Social Media Engagement Learning Centre

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

I was recently given permission to share a “work in progress&# extranet site from the Government of British Columbia. How is it different?

#DESIGN: How To Follow The Branding Guidelines Of Twitter

Non Profit Marketing 360

Use any other artwork from our site, such as the  verified badge. And no. Birds of a feather? almost none of which are official or legal.

10 Tips for Getting Your Op-Ed Placed

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Reach out to the opinion editor to inquire about its editorial guidelines and, if possible, discuss potential topics or ideas. Be Targeted.

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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Erika Olson

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

10:30 AM: Make website content updates on two client sites. Erika Olson. Please share too! Play fetch with the dogs for a few minutes.

Grants for U.S. K - 12 Students Attending Museums, Historic Sites, and Cultural Organizations

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Deadline: October 3, 2011 Target Accepting Applications for K-12 Field Trip Grants Program Target Corporation is accepting applications from education professionals for the Target Field Trip Grants program to bring K-12 students in the United States to museums, historical sites, and cultural organizations. From The Foundation Center.

4 Ways to Save Your Sanity: Review & Approval 2.0

Getting Attention

How many of your communications projects go nowhere because the approval process is a landmine?  For many of us, that happens way too often.

Giving money on charity websites is harder than spending money on.


Most sites had a simple, direct link to this information from their homepages. On our 1–7 scale, users gave a stellar rating of 6.7

A Sample Government Blogging Policy

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Due to the Treasury Board’s current focus on internal social media initiatives, I have recently received an influx of requests to help public servants develop external social media engagement guidelines, particularly ones to do with blogging. Know and follow GOC’s Communication Policy Guidelines and the Value & Ethics Code.

Pinterest Before You Begin To Pin

Diva Marketing Blog

Identify content that is 'pinable' on your site and social platforms. Decide if your photos/images will be included on your site and where.

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15 ideas for virtual volunteers from the Virtual Volunteering Guidebook

Wild Woman Fundraising

Checking grant proposal submission guidelines. Do you have a hard time getting your volunteers to stay? It’s true. Seriously.

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#CIVICS: Nonprofits Should Watch Their Politics On Their Social Networks

Non Profit Marketing 360

Indeed, the best way to avoid such entanglements is to develop a robust set of policy guidelines for your peers to study and have on hand.

How to Plan a New Website Without Your Head Exploding

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Jennifer Doron of the Ohio Environmental Council shares how she approached the process of creating their new site to writing a novel.

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#PUBLICPOLICY: Online Privacy Becomes Concern For Service Providers

Non Profit Marketing 360

Browsers mostly work up a profile of the user via ‘cookies’ that sites we visit embed in browsers’ memories.

8 ways to get people to read and answer your emails in your fundraising job

Wild Woman Fundraising

Nonprofit software companies and other sorts of vendors for nonprofits WOULD profit from sponsoring this site. I am not a newspaper. ” 5.

#COMMUNICATIONS: Make Your Next Fundraiser An Online Conversation Too

Non Profit Marketing 360

A Twitter Wall adds dynamism to even the smallest event. They’ll likely continue to follow you after the event as well.

How the Latest Facebook Announcement Will Impact Your Social Media Strategy

J Campbell Social Marketing

Last Actor calculates and regards the last 50 actions that an individual user has performed on the site. photo credit: pshab via photopin cc.

Be Friend-ly with the 53% of Seniors Now Online

Getting Attention

Although email remains the “killer app” for seniors, Facebook and other social networking sites are growing in popularity, and are used by one in three online seniors. Guidelines for Success with Online Seniors. More than half of U.S. adults 65 and older are now online. Seniors Go Social to Stay Connected. More than half of U.S.

This is Habitat, B h!

Wild Woman Fundraising

What I’ve gotten from this site is that you do have certain rights, even if you are not in a union. Hmmmmm. think they might be. At will?

Productive Partnering with Your Communications Firm (or Nonprofit Client)

Getting Attention

Six Steps to Finding the Right Web Site Development Firm for Your Nonprofit. Mismatch between budget and goals. Lack of clear expectations.

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Infographics & Data Visualization: Not Your Grandmother’s Pie Chart – Part 3

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We gave them our brochure fonts as a guideline and PMS logo color. Today we’re discussing how you can get started. Getting Started.

New Social Media Network Road Map

Diva Marketing Blog

Tool Specifics Incorporated Into Enterprise Social Media Guidelines  . What type of sites will you pin from and which will you avoid? 3.

Write for Fundraising123!

Fundraising 123

If you are interested in joining our more than 100 contributors on a one-time or regular basis, here are some guidelines: Articles should be original to the author, but it's okay if they have been previously published elsewhere. Network for Good welcomes submissions of bylined contributions from outside writers. Bullet points are good.

Research Your Keywords Before Applying to Google Grants

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

That is what Google is offering any non-profit willing to abide by a few guidelines, and learn how work with their Adwords system.

#DEVELOPMENT: How Much Cash Is Required To Land A Donation?

Non Profit Marketing 360

” He has even offered his handy and elegant CPA Calendar for anyone who wishes to include it on their sites ? What does it cost?

#Philanthropy: Get Involved With Some Of The Biggest Corporate Donors

Non Profit Marketing 360

The general guidelines are here , and include ways to contact the company about developing partnerships with nonprofits.

Diva Marketing Turns 7!

Diva Marketing Blog

I was thinking of calling this post " The 7 Year (Blog) Itch." Although a blog is not a marriage, in a funny sort of a way, it is a commitment. you! .

Donation Usability: Increasing Online Giving to Non-Profits and Charities

Fundraising 123

Our new usability studies revealed considerable frustration as potential donors visited sites and tried to discern various organizations' missions and goals — which are key factors in their decisions about whether to give money. If non-profit organizations get their sites into shape, that is. How it uses donations and contributions.

Applications Sought for Funding for Women-Led Journalism

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The program seeks to support individuals interested in creating new Web sites, mobile news services, and other entrepreneurial initiatives that offer interactive opportunities to engage, inspire, and improve news and information in a geographic community or a community of interest. From The Foundation Center. Contact: Link to Complete RFP.

Applications Being Accepted for Conservation Fellows and Innovation Grants for Conservation of the Natural Environment in the U.S.

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For complete guidelines, selection criteria, eligibility, and the online applications for both programs, visit the TogetherGreen Web site. From The Foundation Center. [If you are interested in this grant opportunity, click "Link to Complete RFP" at the end of this blog post, for more information.] Deadline: March 5, 2012.)

Nominate A Software Developer Who Has Created Open Source Software for the Nonprofit Sector

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Complete prize guidelines and nomination instructions are available at the prize Web site. From The Foundation Center. [If you are interested in this grant opportunity, click "Link to Complete RFP" at the end of this post for more information]. Tides welcomes nominations from both developers and the nonprofits who work with them.

Grant for U.S. Nonprofits Innovating and Creating New Dimensions of Performance

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For complete program guidelines and application procedures, as well as information on previous award recipients, visit the Drucker Institute Web site. From The Foundation Center. [As always, if you're interested in this grant opportunity, click "Link to Complete RFP" at the end of this post]. Drucker Award for Nonprofit Innovation.

Matching Grants Program for Citizen Based Monitoring Field Work Benefiting American National Forests and Grasslands

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Deadline: January 17, 2012 National Forest Foundation Announces 2012 Matching Awards Program Guidelines The National Forest Foundation , the nonprofit partner of the U.S. Visit the NFF Web site for complete program guidelines, application requirements, and an FAQ. From The Foundation Center. Contact: Link to Complete RFP.

Grants for Safe and Vital Communities for: Tolerance, Economic Empowerment, Teen Safe Driving, and Domestic Violence Programs

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Visit the Allstate Web site for complete funding guidelines, online application form, and an FAQ. From The Foundation Center. [If you are interested in more information on this grant opportunity, click "Link to Complete RFP" at the end of this blog post]. Contact: Link to Complete RFP.

Grants for Public Schools' Music Programs and Independent Music Programs

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Complete grant guidelines, the application form, and an FAQ are available at the foundation Web site. From The Foundation Center. [As always, if you are interested in this grant opportunity, click "Link to Complete RFP" at the end of this post, for more information]. Grants will be made in amounts of up to $6,000.


Grants Available for American Nonprofit Organizations Using Computers, Technology, or Video Games to Educate

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Visit the ESA Web site for complete program guidelines and application procedures. From The Foundation Center. [If you are interested in more information about this grant opportunity, click "Link to Complete RFP" at the end of this post]. Grants are not made to individuals or for projects outside the United States of America.

Grants for Service Dogs Programs

Seeking Grant Money Today

Visit the Planet Dog Foundation Web site for complete program guidelines. From The Foundation Center. The goal of the program is to fund new and proven initiatives that bring people and pets together for mutual benefit and support. Grants are for amounts of up to $10,000 each. PDF awards grants twice a year. RFP Link: [link].

Did You Give A Social Media Party & Forget To Invite The Guests?

Diva Marketing Blog

You have internal and external guidelines in place. 7. Once at the site links to Facebook and Twitter are below the fold. Congrats!