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The internet of things

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Your car detects (via GPS and a connection to the internet) that you are driving by an appliance store. The Internet of Things Council.

Key takeaways from the Internet Trends Report

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Mobile traffic is currently 25% of all global Internet traffic, a sharp jump from the 14% seen this time last year. Over 1.8

Are planned giving prospects on the Internet?

iMarketSmart

I think it’s safe to say that the argument is over— seniors and all other planned giving prospects are on the Internet.

Nationality of the Internet

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Now let’s compare this with the latest internet usage statistics from the Internet World Stats data centre (in descending order): Users.

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Why internet users and social media users are now essentially the same thing

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

According to Internet World Stats , there are now 2.3 Billion Internet users on our planet.

5 Things I Bet You Didn’t Know About Facebook

J Campbell Social Marketing

Pew Internet reported in January of this year that for the first time, more than half of all online adults 65 and older (56%) use Facebook.

Digital and Media Literacy

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

If the global events of the last few months have reinforced anything in my mind, it’s that digitally literate internet users tend have low levels of media literacy and media literate internet users tend to have low levels of digital literacy. I wanted to examine this a bit further and share some quick thoughts. We can do better.

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Boomers are invading the internet--and the AARP made a video about it

Donor Power Blog

How many of you have sat in meetings discussing those elusive baby boomers? Will grandma ever use a credit card instead of writing checks?

Massive geographical and cultural differences in online sharing

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

I recently saw a fascinating presentation from KPCB  entitled  ”Internet Trends 2013 ”  where I came across the above chart from Ipsos OTX.

Mobile Giving 101

Fundraising Coach

Ask Internet & Social Media mobile givingMobile giving is one of the hottest topics in town. It’s more than just texting to give. And more!

2 morning tasks to super charge your nonprofit social media strategies #bbcon

Fundraising Coach

Love (Stewardship) Internet & Social Media social media for nonprofits twitter twitter for nonprofitsHow to know what exactly to post about.

Cause Marketing With Internet Games

Cause Related Marketing

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PSA: Check your nonprofit's donation page NOW

Fundraising Coach

Ask Internet & Social Media online giving donation pageDon't let this happen to you! No way to give online at all.

Amazon is giving away my book for free today

Fundraising Coach

Love (Stewardship) Internet & Social Media nonprofit marketing social media Just go to [link] to see if they’ve set it up for free.

#SOCIALNETWORKS: Pew Research Keeps Us Up With Changing Faces of Internet

Non Profit Marketing 360

Those living in urban settings are also significantly more likely than rural internet users to use social networking. Related articles.

I wish I could give you this for Christmas

Wild Woman Fundraising

” And that was when, right there, I decided that I wanted some limits on phones and internet around me. It was sweet. It was heartwarming.

[Guest Post] Crowdfunding – Not the Hail Mary You Think

Fundraising Coach

It's about more than just making a page and hoping that the Internet will shower you with money; you've got to have a plan. So, what next?

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

Getting Attention

This surprising outtake ( “we knew it was going to happen, but now it’s here”) is one of the most crucial findings in the Older Adults and Internet Use report recently released by Pew Internet. The trend centers on younger seniors 65 to 75, with Internet use dropping off significantly after age 75. More than half of U.S.

Facebook, Health and the Pursuit of Happiness

SocialButterfly

“For many people, there’s an automatic assumption that the internet is bad,” Hancock is quoted saying in an article published by CNN.

Facebook, Health and the Pursuit of Happiness

SocialButterfly

“For many people, there’s an automatic assumption that the internet is bad,” Hancock is quoted saying in an article published by CNN.

Our Inadequate Use of the Internet in Etail Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

However, rare is the etail cause marketing promotion that really makes good use of the Internet’s many powers.

Baby boomers most generous – Gen Y most likely to increase donations

Fundraising Coach

Despite what you may think, significant portions of all generations are using the internet, and even social media. Boomers (age 49-67): 43%.

Protest Against Censorship

Social Media Bird Brain

    The internet has been a 'place' where we have all be free to share our ideas. SOPA PIPA Congress censorship internet fair useSome of them haven't been good and there's no doubting that there are some pretty freaky people doing things they shouldn't be doing.

[Guest Post] Correctly setting up your nonprofit's Google+ Community

Fundraising Coach

Enabling anyone to create a topic-specific destination on the Internet for any interest you can think of. One post sent to many. Community.

49 things you might want to include in your planned giving website — SmartGiftmaker’s super-secret internal content checklist

iMarketSmart

If you need help trying to decide what to put on your planned giving website, here’s our in-house content guide and checklist. Here you go!:

Discovery into the Online Health Experience of American Indian and Alaskan Natives

SocialButterfly

The study aimed to answer the following research questions: How do AIAN access the Internet? Does gender influence AIAN health Internet usage?

What’s Wrong With Reaching Out to Bloggers?

Wild Woman Fundraising

He notes that the habits imposed by the Internet have reconfigured how we relate to each other. Is this a friendly action? Utopia!

50 Shades of Green – Standing up to violence against women

Fundraising Coach

Ask Board Members Internet & Social Media 50ShadesofGreen domestic violence Invest #50ShadesofGreen to help end abuse. Are you in?

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Are you ready for donors using LinkedIn?

Fundraising Coach

Love (Stewardship) Internet & Social Media donor research linkedin social media Anyone remember Friendster or MySpace?) What does it reveal?

Nonprofit Marketing Tips from 19 Experts

Fundraising Coach

Engage Internet & Social Media Stories nonprofit marketing nonprofit storytelling Marketing Tips for Nonprofits. On Google+. On Twitter.

9 experts weigh in on quite possibly the worst nonprofit mobile friendly advice ever

Fundraising Coach

Internet & Social Media Odd mobilegeddon social media social media for nonprofits Websites This is horrible advice. The worst ever.

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[Guest Post] 3 Changes You Should Make To Your Nonprofit Blog Right Now

Fundraising Coach

Love (Stewardship) Fundraising Secrets Guest Posts Internet & Social Media blogging blogs You’ll love it. Set Up Google Authorship.

21 Social Media Tips for Nonprofits from Top Experts

Fundraising Coach

Love (Stewardship) Internet & Social Media social media I love nonprofits. And I love social media. The replies were great! Here they are.

Where were you 10 years ago on the internet?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Where were YOU on the internet 10 years ago? The internet was a much smaller place back then. 2000-vs-2010. This graphic is from here.

#Tech: Pew Internet Project Breaks Down Use Of Communications Tech Across Generations

Non Profit Marketing 360

Click to enlarge (from the Pew Internet Project). The contours of the findings of the Pew Internet and American Life Project report on ‘Generations and their Gadgets’ you probably already know: Younger Americans use more mobile devices than older Americans. But that number has jumped to 24% over the last 18-odd months.

Facebook promotions just got easier for nonprofits!

Fundraising Coach

Engage Internet & Social Media facebook social media Like to be entered. Facebook promotions used to be a weird thing.

Internet Telethons and Cause-Related Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

course I did my level best to dissuade them because who needs the competition, right?But

15 Social Media Tips for Ministry Fundraising

Fundraising Coach

Ask Internet & Social Media ministry online fundraising It was fun to see what she chose! Social media tips for online fundraising. Really.

Put Your Small Nonprofit In the Picture

Social Media Bird Brain

Internet Marketing FieldHaven pictures nonprofit googleFieldhaven's FB Wall Do you use photographs in your social communications? If you aren’t, you’re missing a good thing. In my last post, I said that your communications should almost always support your social media strategy and photos are a good and easy way to do that.

Mazarine’s Toolbox of Ten Useful Internet Marketing Things

Wild Woman Fundraising

SEOBook.com. It's free, and very useful to scope out the competition, and what others can find out about you too.