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Adventures in Customer Service

Social Media Bird Brain

Image via Bruce Sallan There are a lot of new services out there and I looked at one this week called Readymag, which helps users create ''microsites, portfolios, photo stories, magazines, and presentations'' using templates. So I sent them an. customer service NGO Readymag Small nonprofit Web application

Nonprofits @ the Oscars: How to Photobomb, Newsjack and Steal the Spotlight at the Academy Awards

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Nonprofits, are you ready for your moment in the spotlight? The 88th Academy Awards air Feb. 28 and the world will be watching. SOME TACTICS TO TRY.

Main Ingredients to a Nonprofit Digital Campaign

EveryAction

Dessert - Microsite. Nothing makes a better cherry-on-top for your campaign than a microsite. Appetizer - Social Media. For extra spice.

Online Marketing Terms in Plain English

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Microsites. I came across 17 Email Marketing Terms Every Business Should Know last week and it’s a nice summary written in plain English.

Online tax receipt portal scores for AmeriCares

DonorDigital

The campaign was launched in December 2013, with an email to donors to notify them that they could download their year-end tax receipt.

Cause Related Marketing - Untitled Article

Cause Related Marketing

Not all cause-related marketing is about raising money, per se. Sometimes it’s about the charity's messaging. Komen’s ‘Pink for the Cure’ campaign.

Must. Somehow. Work Super Bowl Advertising and Cause Marketing Into This Headline

Cause Related Marketing

For people who choose the JDRF donation option, when the survey ends they could be linked to the JDRF site or maybe some interim microsite that would offer thanks and reinforce their core message. The microsite could also offer subscriptions to one or more of JDRF’s e-newsletters. Taco Bell’s survey gives out $1,000 per week.

4 Cause Marketing Campaigns, 3 Causes, 1 Day

Cause Related Marketing

You can also donate directly to the USO at a special microsite. The full campaign lasts one year with a goal of raising $1 million. Blech!).

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How to Approach a Nonprofit Job Interview with a For-Profit Attitude (and Résumé)

EveryAction

Mock up wireframes for a gorgeous microsite for a fictional campaign. This guest post originally appeared on Idealist Careers blog. Impact.

8 ways to become the most enchanting cause on the block

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Today my wonderful Network for Good colleague Kate Olsen guest posts. When was the last time you were enchanted as a customer? As an employee? Reuse.

5 Reasons Nonprofits Should Take Search Seriously - Part I

Donor Power Blog

Many nonprofit organizations are building microsites around their holiday campaigns and inserting themed content throughout their various communication channels. Did you know that search is one of the only marketing channels where you can 100% determine ROI?  Read the first 3 now: 1.  Your email list will thank you. But we also need donors. 

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12 digital fundraising trends for 2012 #11 Properly Joined-up Digital Planning

Giving in a Digital World

Countless hours spent negotiating over whether your key campaign should get priority on the homepage; yet more hours trying to help manage an ever changing schedule of emails that each team wants to send; and then you end-up having to build a microsite to get the functionality you need within the time constraints you face.

National Organization for Women targets women’s rights offenders

DonorDigital

Who do you think is the #1 women’s rights offender? Learn more about NOW. Online Fundraising Social Media and Mobile

Niche Crowdfunding

The Agitator

The Wall Street Journal just published this piece on ‘niche crowdfunding’ Lots of web entrepreneurs are trying to ‘do good and do well’ by establishing microsites that connect donors directly with small projects seeking donor support. have no problem with the do good/do well principle.

Share Our Strength: Getting to 100,000 “No Kid Hungry” pledges

DonorDigital

Corporate partners across the U.S. are also helping to promote the pledge via their websites and email newsletters. Donordigital News petition

Twitter Fundraising: Operation Smile's 140 Smiles Campaign

GenerationYGive

But 140smiles, is an entire microsite dedicated specifically to a Twitter-based fundraising goal--140 smiles raised from Tweeple. And props to them for creating a campaign that is clearly targeted to the social-media engaged donor: 1) The 140smiles.org microsite is specifically for Twitter traffic.

NSPCC offers virtual flowers by email or mobile for Mother’s Day

Giving in a Digital World

On Sunday it was Mother’s Day here in the UK.

NSPCC offers virtual flowers by email or mobile for Mother’s Day

Giving in a Digital World

On Sunday it was Mother’s Day here in the UK.

Branding Your Org in Social Media - Tips from #09NTC

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

She would prefer the NPCA logo to be on everything and does not want individual program managers to set up microsites or their own pages on Facebook. Yesterday I attended a workshop organized by one of my favorite bloggers (and NTC roomie) Nancy Schwartz on how you deal with branding issues for your organization within social media.

The Joys of Google Grants, Part 2

Fundraising 123

Now, I'll go into more detail on how we've maximized the use of our grant, and some of the benefits we've seen from it.

The Best Charity You’ve Never Heard Of - Till Now

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

So we’re asking for help. I had three storytelling ideas to help VillageReach with their existing site and this newer microsite. A few weeks ago, Holden Karnofsky of Givewell called me up to discuss an interesting problem: The highest-rated charity for effectiveness according to his rating system was invisible. How do you tell that story?

My Favorite Tweets

Donor Power Blog

Created a microsite to engage the Twitter community specifically including videos, the ability to log in and donate using Twitter accounts, see who else had donated, as well as displaying a running counter. Does your organization Tweet?   Why would this help? Provided regular and timely updates.   24/7. We’d love to hear from you.