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Mobile Fundraising 101: The Basics

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We’ve had some questions about mobile fundraising so here’s John Killoran, CEO of @Pay , to get us started. Mobile crowdfunding.

Mobile Giving 101

Fundraising Coach

Mobile giving is one of the hottest topics in town. And that’s precisely why we’ve crafted this essential guide to mobile giving.

2 Essential Mobile Apps Your Nonprofit Should Be Using

J Campbell Social Marketing

Mobile apps. What is your favorite mobile app for nonprofits? The great news? It’s FREE for nonprofits. Businesses

Text Messaging vs. Mobile Instant Messaging

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

The act of composing and sending a brief, electronic message between two or more mobile phones, or fixed or portable devices over a phone network.

Mobile … Mobile … More Mobile

The Agitator

You, and consumers, and by extension donors, can’t get enough mobile these days. For example,  according to eMarketer , by 2017 the smartphone will replace the tablet as the driver of mobile commerce in the US. The hours used are going up. The preference over desktops is solid and rising.

Online and Mobile: The Potential of Personalized Health Information


Given this type of reality, how do you unlock the potential prowess of personalized health in online and mobile health strategies? ” **.

Building an Effective Nonprofit Mobile Strategy

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Tonia Zampieri is back with some more advice on how to get your nonprofit’s mobile marketing strategy in place. Build a mobile matrix. .

How to Implement a Mobile Strategy for Your Nonprofit

J Campbell Social Marketing

In 2015, more of your supporters will visit your website from a mobile device than from their desktop computer.

8 Ways Nonprofits Can Implement A Mobile Strategy

J Campbell Social Marketing

Fundraising : A 2012 Pew Internet study found that 50% of donors are already using mobile devices to access nonprofit websites and emails.

Our Town—Teens Mobilize & Message

Getting Attention

But I’m thrilled that this group of girls has mobilized to protest this code and punishments. Watch the video here. Thanks! Advocacy

8 Tips for a Mobile-Friendly Nonprofit Website

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Nonprofits are now reporting that up to a third of their Web traffic is coming from mobile devices. Photo Source: Big Stock Photo.

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Is Responsive Design the Right Mobile Strategy for Your Nonprofit?

Getting Attention

The buzzword “responsive” has been floating around the web design world for the past year or so, especially in mobile contexts.

Improve Your Nonprofit Email Open Rate by 2%: Go Mobile

Getting Attention

You’ve got a new frontier to confront in the search for more effective emails: mobile. hate to break it to you, but it’s not enough.

Pressure Builds For Mobile Savvy

The Agitator

As I’ve complained in the past, it’s a damn shame Nielsen doesn’t recognise making donations as a key form of online/mobile shopping.

CMA Mobile Marketing Conference Debrief

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Last week I attended the CMA Mobile Marketing Conference in Toronto. Here are some of my condensed notes and key takeaways: Less than 1% of all websites are mobile enabled and yet in 2011 most people access the internet via a mobile device. <–Please read that again. 50% of Twitter use occurs on mobile devices.

Mobile Smack Down: Obama’s Responsive Design vs. Romney’s Mobile Site (and More)


While the candidates themselves call upon differing mobile strategies, it appears they aren’t the only ones to disagree. Prototype. Start.

Canadian Government & the Mobile Space in 2012

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Back in early 2011, I created a collaborative Google Spreadsheet (available at ) to compile a list of Canadian government organizations (federal, provincial , municipal +crown/agency) that have created  mobile websites and/or mobile apps. this mobile version of GEDS ). Why did I do this? Key definitions.

Get Your Nonprofit Marketing “Mobile Ready”

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

This Thursday, April 19th, Tonia Zampieri will be with us to present a free webinar on mobile marketing for nonprofits. Tonia Zampieri. Wrong.  

How to get mobile donors to convert


The main reason why your mobile visitors convert so much worse? Online Fundraising Social Media and Mobile mobile mobile fundraising

A list of mobile apps that I use regularly

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

I received a few emails recently asking me about my favourite mobile apps. Refer to my post on cross-platform mobile messaging for more info.

Mobile Phone Fundraising Redux

Cause Related Marketing

mGive, which helps nonprofits raise money using SMS (mobile phone texting) has announced that in 2008 nonprofits using its service generated some $500,000. Tags: mGive Mobile Giving Foundation I’m still in the holidaze, so today is another quick post. Sound underwhelming?

Mobile Fundraising: The impact of mobile technology on peer-driven fundraising campaigns


And this report suggests that the use of mobile devices is having a positive impact on the success of peer-to-peer fundraising campaigns.

The State of Mobile in the Canadian Government

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

figured it might help some of you govies strengthen your case for mobile by showing what others have already done. Why did I do this?

Mobile And Fundraising

The Agitator

These days The Agitator is badgering readers on the importance of mastering mobile almost as much as we hammer away at donor retention.

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10 Mobile Stats for Nonprofit Marketers

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

It’s no secret that mobile is quickly becoming the platform of choice for many, but these stats really drive the point home. Nonprofit marketers should heed these trends and factor mobile into their communication and fundraising strategies to effectively attract and connect with donors in the coming years. Source: Pew Tweet this.

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Getting Started with Mobile Fundraising: 5 Ways

Ann Green

Almost everyone has a mobile phone these days and that includes your donors. Mobile fundraising is a craze that’s sweeping the nation.

Best Practices for Mobile-Friendly Email Design


Below are some standards and practices we have found that work best for rendering emails on both mobile screens and desktop monitors. Examples.

Millennials and Mobile Marketing at #MDS11

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

This session is called When Mobile Delivers Millennial Donors with Tonia Zampieri ( Iheartcharity on Twitter). Mobile is growing faster than anyone has predicted — even those who are supposed to know. 90% of mobile subscribers in the US have an Internet-ready phone. Look at your own website on a mobile phone. Great!

5 Marketing Tips to Retain Your Mobile Donors

J Campbell Social Marketing

With that said, we’ve come up with five marketing tips to help you engage with mobile donors: Make mobile giving so easy that it markets itself.

Mobile giving: 4 trends nonprofits should consider


This time the topic is mobile giving. Many believe that mobile giving reached a tipping point with response to the Haiti crisis last year.

Mobile Monday

The Agitator

And nowadays, in most cases, that sales process involves a mobile device — smartphone or. Mobile marketing and fundraising premium

Death of movie rentals + Rise of cross-platform mobile messaging

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Move to cross-platform mobile messaging. Insight Mobile Personal 2012 2013 groupme mobile messaging movie rental Statistics trends whatsapp

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4 Ways Nonprofits Can Get Started with Mobile (and 4 Ways They Shouldn’t)

Selfish Giving

” in the mobile revolution when you’re spending most of your time on a desktop. The list goes on and on. … Keep reading.

Can a mobile app save lives? Yes it can.

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Government Mobile Review Social Media Videos citizen engagement cpr crowdsourcing ems health public health pulsepointEnjoy.

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Working in Canada goes Mobile

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

What I’m most excited about however is their efforts in the mobile space. Here’s a stat for you: Over 50% of internet access in 2012 will occur via a mobile device yet under 1% of all websites are mobile friendly. I’ve written about Hidden Canadian Government Gems before. Try it out.

Improve Your Marketing Effectiveness Via the Mobile Web

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It’s time to make sure your content is mobile friendly. How does your existing website look on several mobile devices?

How Local Nonprofits Can Use Mobile to Beat Goliath

Selfish Giving

This Mediapost article has some good news for brick-and-mortar businesses: the skyrocketing rise of mobile may actually be good for business.

It's Not Working - Mobile Apps and Your Small Nonprofit

Social Media Bird Brain

Via WebMapSolutions I''ve been known to encourage the integration of mobile into your social media communications strategy. application mobile development project management functional requirements design Small nonprofit really believe this is becoming the future. But what''s involved in setting up a.

How to support your members on mobile

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

SocialFish and Results Direct have a free eGuide to understanding and meeting the needs of your organization’s members on mobile.

Mobile Marketing

The Agitator

communications demographic trends email marketing media usage mobile advocacy online fundraising online publishing research social networking premium have to say a lot of the findings in Affluent Influencers seemed a bit ‘Duh!’ ’ on the insight scale … Affluencers engage heaps with other.