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Brand, Reputation, Authenticity, and Interaction

Social Media Bird Brain

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Interaction and Asking in Social Media - 9 Things to Keep in Mind

Social Media Bird Brain

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Did slaves make your bra? Want a fabulous interactive graph to help you decide what to buy?

Wild Woman Fundraising

What does that mean? Well, do you know where your food comes from? Your clothes? Your furniture? What do you mean, slave labor? Think again. Jordan?

Make Social Media Matter More: Part 1

Getting Attention

The pressure to generate social media miracles. Start by reviewing the Pew Foundation’s recent Social Media report ( great summary here ).

Giving Attitudes Surveyed By Harris Interactive

The Agitator

Don’t know how I missed this, but back in November Harris Interactive released this very interesting survey on the charitable giving habits and plans of Americans. Here’s a link to Harris Interactive’s full archive of consumer surveys. Their personal highest priorities for giving: 21% – Youth/families.

Social Media Is Not a Marketing Strategy


Social media in and of itself is not a strategy (gasp). An Opportunity for Social Marketers. How we use social media should also evolve.

5 Ways to Tackle Your Nonprofit’s Fear of Social Media

J Campbell Social Marketing

Starting out on social media can be a scary proposition for many nonprofits. Remember: There shouldn’t be a “social media person”.

Nonprofits, are you still doubting the power of social media?

J Campbell Social Marketing

Still doubting the power of social media? Check out this neat interactive infographic from Digital Insights. The post Nonprofits, are you still doubting the power of social media? appeared first on J Campbell Social Marketing. Infographics Social Media Infographic social media Social Media 2014 Statistics

Integrating Social Data into Decision Making (5 Free Tools)

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Active Social Media Accounts: 2.1 Main use: Instant visualization of a specific user’s recent Twitter interactions. Billion. Billion.

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10 Types of Social Media Posts Every Nonprofit Should Be Sending

J Campbell Social Marketing

If the answers to these questions are ambiguous, vague, or nonexistent, it may be time to rethink your nonprofit’s social media strategy.

Social media definitions, categories, and top tools of 2016

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

I was recently asked by a client to update an informational section on their website that dealt with the basics of the current social media landscape. Social Media tools and applications continue to grow in both popularity and usage. Top Social Media Tools. Social Media Characteristics. Social Media Categories.

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Social Media Storytelling for Nonprofits

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Pairing your nonprofit storytelling with social media is a smart tactic for engaging supporters and inspiring them to take action. Here ''s why it works : It''s d ynamic:   Social media makes it easy to combine text, photos, video and interactive elements to tell a richer story than just words alone.

7 Ways to Use Social Media for Social Good

Getting Attention

That’s why I was excited to learn about “Using Social Media for Social Good,&# a live discussion (a.k.a. Interact.

Busted: The 5 Myths of Social Media for Nonprofits

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Social media can provide new opportunities for your nonprofit to promote its cause. But watch out for these five social media myths while you connect with your supporters online: 1. Social media is free. Compared with writing, designing, and printing an annual report or direct mail piece, social media is certainly free.

Health Care Social Media Review #21: Social Media Taps Digital Health


Social media and all its relatives – is that digital health? So, let’s explore that first. Digital Health Takes Center Stage.

Social Communication Through Your NP's Mailbox

Social Media Bird Brain

So now you''ve got to ramp up your social media effort and wrangle all of those emails sitting there. Email interactive mailbox PowerInbox Small nonprofit social media Image via It''s often hard to get back in the swing when you''ve been out of the office for several days, or even a week or two.

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8 Ways to Make the Case For Social Media At Your Nonprofit

J Campbell Social Marketing

Is this the look you get when you bring up social media at your nonprofit? How do you combat social media skeptics within your organization? .

Are you sure your nonprofit is ready for social media?

J Campbell Social Marketing

How do you track your interactions with donors, supporters, volunteers, media, the general public? NOW you are ready for #6 – Social Media!

21 Social Media Tips for Nonprofits from Top Experts

Fundraising Coach

And I love social media. But nonprofits don’t always “get” social media. Use Social Media for New Work. Share.

#SM4NP:! For Information ‘Curation’ & Social Interaction

Non Profit Marketing 360

One of the buzzwords in social media now is indeed ‘curation.’! What topics should your nonprofit be curating?

How to Raise More Money from Matching Gifts Using Email and Social Media

J Campbell Social Marketing

These include using social media and email to remind donors about matching gifts. Social Media. Social media is fun. Facebook.

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

Wild Woman Fundraising

Do you want to do social media for your nonprofit? How can you measure ROI on social media for your nonprofit? What’s the ROI?

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How to stand out on social media

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Look at your current donor list, email list, and social media followers. Social media conversations move fast. Prioritize. Plan ahead.

Health Care Social Media Review #14: Health Literacy Gems and Treasures


Social marketing isn’t the only one experiencing teenage angst in defining itself. photo by Robin M. Ashford. We are all patients.

Want to learn fundraising or social media? Check Out These New November Webinars & Workshops!

Wild Woman Fundraising

November 26th: University of Portland, Guest Lecturer, Social Media Strategy 7pm. Want to learn fundraising or social media? Learn more.

A Simple Way To Get More Social Media Engagement This Holiday Season

J Campbell Social Marketing

Nonprofits everywhere are always looking for more engagement and interaction from their online communities. It’s simple, and effective.

Speed of Light Campaign – Innovative Social Media Fundraising from SolarAid

Giving in a Digital World

Facebook Fundraising Online Fundraising Social Media Fundraising Bryan Miller Community Fundraising 2.0 SolarAid Speed of Light Appeal

Is Talking About Spirituality and Social Change Taboo?


How does Spirituality + Social Change Add Up? That said, does this mean that spirituality should not be a part of the social change dialogue?

Is Talking About Spirituality and Social Change Taboo?


How does Spirituality + Social Change Add Up? That said, does this mean that spirituality should not be a part of the social change dialogue?

Join an Interactive Community?

A Small Change

Forum discussions on fundraising and social media issues, along with forum leaders/experts to help coordinate and answer questions. Live video feed discussions where I will (or try to) answer any social media or nonprofit question from your nonprofit. Ok, so I’m getting excited about a new idea. What does that mean?

Learn social media and digital marketing from nonprofit experts

J Campbell Social Marketing

I hope that you are in the Boston area on October 19th, because you do not want to miss the Boston Social Media for Nonprofits Conferenc e !

Social Sharing

Diva Marketing Blog

Taking that idea into the social web. In the social web we're sharing like mad. What Influences A Social Share? 1. Share.

Butts in Seats: 5 Tips for Event Marketing Using Social Media

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Social media is an important piece of the event marketing puzzle.  Ceci Dadisman. Guest Post by Ceci Dadisman, Palm Beach Opera.

Social Marketing and Marketing Social Services

Social Marketing and Social Change

One shortcoming many social marketers have is that they are unaccustomed to designing services. What might that look like?

The Permanent Disruption of Social Media

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Today, the Internet and social media have permanently disrupted the traditional donor-engagement process. It was an orderly and linear process.

How the Latest Facebook Announcement Will Impact Your Social Media Strategy

J Campbell Social Marketing

Your favorite social network is changing again, and this time for the better. For more on this, read my posts on EdgeRank.). Tweet.

Social Media Beyond The Sale

Diva Marketing Blog

The big question is how can you plan to use social media to keep in touch beyond the sale ? pioneer in social media marketing and 2.

Social Media For Events And Campaigns … Done Right.

The Agitator

Anyone who has been following the Ice Bucket Challenge campaign knows that social media has become an integral part of fundraising events and campaigns. Without question, social media creates heaps of buzz for campaigns and makes events a lot more interactive and fun. Communications Social media premium

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Can You See It? Social Media Wins and Your Small Nonprofit

Social Media Bird Brain

small nonprofits memes social media nonprofit interaction opportunity engagementPicture via Children's Vision Coalition When I walked into my friend Ann's house last week, her daughter was on her laptop. Laura, knowing my interests, was quick to tell me about a thread that had shown up on the Pringles brand FB fanpage.

The rule of thirds for social media, marketing and management

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Last night, I was reading an interesting article discussing the social media rule of thirds. According to Amy Guth : One third of the time on social media, post about you and/or your brand - sharing your own blog posts, posting updates about you and your organization, etc. You’ll notice I do a lot of this here on my blog!).

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