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Social Media Is Not a Marketing Strategy

SocialButterfly

Social media in and of itself is not a strategy (gasp). It does not replace a solid marketing approach or even a communications plan.

Drive Donors to your Online Donation Page with These Six Marketing Strategies, Part 1

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Read the first three marketing strategies below, then join us next week for the final three. Abby Jarvis. Kristina . Congratulations!

Social Media Is Not a Marketing Strategy

SocialButterfly

Social media in and of itself is not a strategy (gasp). It does not replace a solid marketing approach or even a communications plan.

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

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

You can find the first 3 strategies here.  Be sure to tell us which one is your favorite in the comments below. Abby Jarvis. Kristina. to 4 p.m.,

Reality Check: Why You Need an Online Marketing Strategy

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Today’s reality check is on why you need an online marketing strategy, in addition to a print strategy. Getting the message?

The simplest planned giving marketing strategy (5 things you must do)

iMarketSmart

The simplest comprehensive planned giving marketing strategy boils down to these 5 things: -Building awareness: branding, education, PR/news stories, etc. Once you get your head around your overall strategy, then you need to choose which channels will help you meet your goals (depending on your budget).

Video Interview: VolunteerMatch’s Content Marketing Strategy

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I recently interviewed Robert Rosenthal, vice president of communications and marketing at VolunteerMatch. Love the daily blogging? Great!

7 Legacy Gift Marketing Strategies… But Which One Works Best?

iMarketSmart

Every marketing effort should start with a solid strategy. That includes legacy gift marketing! My recommended strategy.

Is Community Engagement or Awareness Essential? Depends on Your Mission.

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Nonprofit Marketing Strategy TrendsToday, let’s look at just three of the twelve goals we asked about.

Is Your Nonprofit Ready to be Super Relevant?

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21 Stupid Things Nonprofit Marketers Should Stop Doing [Slideshow]

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8 simple ideas to involve your donors and build deeper connections

iMarketSmart

Lead Generation Major Giving Planned Giving Fundraising Involvement major gift major gift marketing philosophy Planned Giving Marketing StrategyMontgomery was a famous author  in the early 1900’s. Her novels were internationally renowned. She once said,  “Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember.

21 Stupid Things You Can Stop Doing [Infographic and Recording]

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We''ve Moved! Update your Reader Now. We''ve Moved! Update your Reader Now.

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9 Content Marketing Tips for Nonprofits

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John Haydon gave me a great challenge: Share 9 content marketing tips. Marketing bank for logos, photos, stories, etc.

Year-End Fundraising Decisions to Make Now

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If you are participating, how does it fit into your year-end strategy? For example. What’s the ask, specifically? Will there be a match?

Five Ways to Sabotage Your Call to Action

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How to Involve Staff in Nonprofit Branding

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5 Leadership Failures That Hurt Communications and Fundraising

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No Real Strategy. Strategy, by definition, requires choices to be made. “Spray and pray” is not strategy.

Creating Your Nonprofit’s Version of the #IceBucketChallenge

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Of course, the real questions behind that are “How come we aren’t raising a bazillion dollars online?” Backlash is inevitable.

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Donor Acquisition Versus Retention in 2013

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Calendar Confusion: Year-End Communications on a Summer Fiscal Year

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A Brilliant Stewardship Plan for Legacy Society Donors From Down Under

iMarketSmart

while back on my LinkedIn Group (Major and Planned Gift Marketers) ,  Sharon Wangman outlined a stewardship plan for Legacy Society donors/members.

No Hard Choices = No Strategy and No Leadership

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

This is not a strategy. Just the other day a nonprofit communications director showed me her brand-new marketing strategy.

How to Solve Any Nonprofit Marketing Problem [New Video]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

hear LOTS of nonprofit marketing problems each year, and sometimes there’s a quick solution. But many times, they require more thought.

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Raising Awareness for Your Cause – Nonprofit Blog Carnival

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Nonprofit Communications Nonprofit Marketing Strategy The Ice Bucket Challenge. It will only be clever for about another week.

12 Fundraising Questions Major and Planned Gift Officers Should Be Asking

iMarketSmart

Everyone says the number one reason why people give is because they were asked. Tweet this! Tweet this! What values are most important to you? 2.

Finding Purpose: You and Your Nonprofit

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

certainly believe that I have found my professional purpose by founding Nonprofit Marketing Guide and am grateful for it every day.

Super Short is Super Sweet: Storytelling that Hooks Digital Donors

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When it comes to social media, visual marketing is a primary driver for connecting with audiences. Jim Lynch. Why Really Short Matters. Camera.

5 pieces of advice for nonprofit communicators who want to rock their marketing in 2017

J Campbell Social Marketing

This past year was certainly an explosive one for digital marketing and online fundraising. And what’s the game in nonprofit marketing?

You Might Need New Tech More than New Staff

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We've Moved! Update your Reader Now.

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Stupid Things Nonprofit Marketers Can Stop Doing [FREE Webinar]

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The Theory of Change Behind Nonprofit Marketing

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Your content marketing strategy is relevant and valuable to your PSIs, so that. You are one of the favorite organizations, so that.

Think You Know Your Audience? Yeah, So Did I

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When Doing a Crappy Job Is a Good Thing

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Creating Content on the Topics You Want to be Known for

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How Often to Email in 2013

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2012 Nonprofit Communications Trends – Infographic

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How Nonprofit Marketers Plan for 2012. P.S. Join us this Thursday for a free webinar: Ten Nonprofit Marketing Changes to Make in 2012.

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THIS is Why You Need a Content Strategy

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Content Marketing Nonprofit Communications Nonprofit Marketing StrategySo I made this chart yesterday. What do you think? Great!

3 Things To Do Instead of Facebook Marketing in 2014

J Campbell Social Marketing

Things Your Nonprofit Can Do Instead of Facebook Marketing. 1)     Diversify your online presence. billion users worldwide. Pinterest.

Your Favorite Engagement Asks?

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Creative Ideas Fundraising Nonprofit Communications Nonprofit Marketing Strategy Trends Your Advice Sign a Pledge. Share from Your Life.