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Nonprofits Grew Online Giving, Website Traffic & Social Media Fans in 2013

J Campbell Social Marketing

This year they surveyed 53 nonprofits, looking at data on online fundraising and advocacy. Online giving increased 14% over 2012 totals.

Let’s Give! The Big List of National, Local and Collegiate Online Giving Days (2016 Edition)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Are you thinking about participating in a Giving Day? Give Local America . Council on Foundations Map of Community Giving Days.

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Increase In Online Giving Presents Nonprofits With Great Opportunity

J Campbell Social Marketing

Get excited – online giving is definitely on the rise! Interesting points to consider: The average online gift is $89.

Data Dashboard For Online Giving

The Agitator

Kudos to Network for Good for its new ‘data dashboard’ which (for US fundraisers) records a variety of metrics related to online giving — including number of donors, frequency of giving, dollar amounts, day of year, region, and type of cause. Here via the Chronicle of Philanthropy is the dashboard. As of.

Picture this: 2012 online giving illustrated

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

At Network for Good, we found online giving once more on the rise in 2012. 2012 Digital Giving Index infographic Go here.).

Online Giving — 7 Tips For Maximum Donations

The Agitator

Here’s their latest wise advice — 7 tips on maximizing your online fundraising success by using proven practices in designing your donation pages. The infographic speaks for itself … Fundraising philosophy/profession Online fundraising and marketing premiumBut first our post.

Update On Online Giving

The Agitator

In partnership with Network for Good, the Chronicle of Philanthropy provides a ‘data dashboard’ updated monthly that reports trends in online giving. So, not a bad picture of what’s happening online in the US. Fundraising analytics / data Online fundraising and marketing premium

Want to drive online giving? Send a letter

Fundraising Coach

Studies continue to show that online giving is the fastest growing fundraising channel. The best way to grow online donations. So what’s the best way to grow online donations? The study says direct mail is a growing source for online gifts. Test your own online giving. Ask online giving

6 Steps to Maximize Online Giving

Fundraising 123

As more donors opt to complete their donations online, it is our job as nonprofits to encourage and support that giving preference.

‘F’ Grade For Online Giving

The Agitator

The Chronicle of Philanthropy reports a new study which gives a ‘F’ grade to most nonprofits for their online fundraising. The study of 151 charities, including 100 on the Chron’s Top 400 list, points to many shortcomings in these organizations’ online fundraising practices.

Data extravaganza! Check out the newest online giving indices

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

I’m very excited to announce that Network for Good has three new sources of data on the state of online giving!

New Study: Online giving is up; Email response is down

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

A 21 percent increase in online revenue overall from 2011, with only International groups seeing a decline in online giving. ?

What Do Online Giving Numbers Mean?

JCA Insights

According to a recent article in the Chronicle of Philanthropy , “online donations rose sharply last year.” ” Convio, Blackbaud and Network for Good, all fundraising system vendors, reported increases in giving to their customers. Network for Good reported a 20% increase in online giving during 2010 compared to 2009.

11 Great Online Giving Tips for #GivingTuesday and Every Day

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

For many organizations, #GivingTuesday will launch the giving season, fueling energy and excitement that will carry through to year-end. Videos.

What’s the state of your online giving?

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

In our latest Network for Good video clip , I share some key points about the state of online giving. Online giving must be easy.

Overall giving flat, online giving up

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Charitable giving was nearly flat in 2011, just as it was in 2010, according to the newly released report, “Giving USA,” the annual report on the state of American philanthropy. Individual giving grew 0.8% ” Total charitable giving last year was still 11 percent below what it was in 2007. A total of $298.4

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Online giving continues to grow—how to grow along with it

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

The Chronicle of Philanthropy reports that online donations rose 14 percent from 2011, reaching $2.1-billion in 2012. The study was based on data provided by Blackbaud, Network for Good, and PayPal, and examined online giving totals from 115,000 nonprofits. in 2012, according to Giving USA. Get online and make it easy.

Make Online Giving a Breeze

Ann Green

Even if you mail your appeal letter, a bunch of people will donate online. Is your donation page ready for an onslaught of online donors?

Year-end Online Giving Wrap-up

The Agitator

Yesterday Roger gave us an up-close micro-view of how bad year-end online fundraising appeals can be. In dollar terms: $58.3

The online giving experience matters - and the data proves it

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

This finding is in Network for Good’s Q2 2012 update to the Digital Giving Index. A lot.

Distinct, Authentic Branding Boosts Stronger Relationships + Increased Giving – The Online Giving Study

Getting Attention

Giving on social networks is significant, but donor loyalty is highest on charity websites that build strong connections with donors. and 6 p.m.

2011 Online Giving Grows 13%, Except …

The Agitator

Blackbaud released its 2011 Online Giving Report yesterday, revealing some significant findings and adding new features that most readers should find quite helpful. Online giving to humanitarian/disaster organizations (labeled as “International Affairs” in the Report) dropped by 55% in 2011 compared to 2010. 34.8% Roger.

6 Ways Nonprofits Are Getting Online Fundraising All Wrong

J Campbell Social Marketing

What in the world is “pure online fundraising”? 1) Online fundraising does not work in a silo. Well, duh, you might say.

5 Biggest Trends in Online Fundraising at #12NTC

Wild Woman Fundraising

I used to think December was the place to concentrate your online fundraising attention. Trend 1: Online fundraising is up 13%. percent.

Nonprofit giving is about more than just money

J Campbell Social Marketing

The post Nonprofit giving is about more than just money appeared first on JCSM. Sharing is caring, really!).

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2011 Online Giving

A. Fine Blog

Blackbaud just released it’s 2011 Online Giving report , and as I have come to expect with Blackbaud’s reports, this one is chock full of interesting trends and tidbits. Fourth quarter giving accounts for 34% of all online giving for the year. alumni) is a kaey to increasing giving.

New studies show online giving up - but results may vary

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Convio has released its Online Marketing Nonprofit Benchmark Index™ Study , and M+R followed with its own 2011 eNonprofits Benchmarks Study. Online fundraising continues to grow - but just how much varies. But M&R reports more steady growth of 10 percent in 2010, when disaster giving is discounted. percent in 2009.

UK online giving up 85% over 3 years – but still only 3.7% of charitable donations?

Giving in a Digital World

However, I have been keeping-up with my report and research reading, and last week’s release of the latest eBay/MissionFish report ‘Passion, persistence and partnership: the secrets of earning more online’ has finally got me back to my keyboard. However, this actually represents growth from just 2% to 3.7% What do you think?

Reader Questions: How often should you communicate with your supporters?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Have you ever seen the Atlas of Giving? Click here to view a sample from the Atlas of Giving. I wanted to share them with you.

Online Giving Should Be Painless

Ann Green

Even if you mail your appeal letter, many people will donate online. That means online giving on your website needs to be painless.

Study Shows That 35% of Online Giving Is Prompted by a Personal Ask

Blue Sky Collaborative

A recent study by AFP yielded some very revealing results about Personal Fundraising. Whether you call it Personal Fundraising, Peer to Peer Fundraising, Friends Asking Friends, or Viral Fundraising it's all referring to the same dynamic that involves supporters of

Donation Usability: Increasing Online Giving to Non-Profits and Charities

Fundraising 123

Our new usability studies revealed considerable frustration as potential donors visited sites and tried to discern various organizations' missions and goals — which are key factors in their decisions about whether to give money. In 2008, non-profits got about 10% of their donations online, according to a survey by Target Analytics.

6 Things Nonprofits Need To Do After #GivingTuesday

J Campbell Social Marketing

So why not participate in an international day of giving back? Using Data To Make the Most of Your #GivingTuesday and Year-End Giving Campaign.

PSA: Check your nonprofit's donation page NOW

Fundraising Coach

Last night, my wife and I were doing some year-end giving. No way to give online at all. Don't let this happen to you!

What You Need to Know about the New Online Giving Index

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

This is a guest post from my colleague Kate Olsen at Network for Good, author of our new Online Giving Index. Network for Good has a unique perspective on the experience and behaviors of charitable giving across several distinct channels including: individual charity websites, charity portals and social giving (peer-to-peer) websites.

4 Tips for Successful Online Fundraising this December

Fundraising Coach

A recent seven year analysis of online giving conducted by Network for Good indicates that over 30% of all online giving happens in December.

Perk up your online giving

Get Fully Funded

Are you getting as many online donations as you’d like? There’s a great article in the November issue of Fundraising Success that covers the basics of online giving. My pal Gail Perry also has something to say about online giving. Is it safe to give on your website? My guess is probably not.

Superb Online Giving Study

The Agitator

Just released today is this excellent report on online giving from Network for Good and TrueSense Marketing. From the Executive Summary: The study covers $381 million in online giving through Network for Good’s platform, including 3.6 The loyalty factor for donors acquired through generic giving pages is 66.7%

Webinar Recording: Personal Fundraising - Why Your Organization Needs to Leverage the Most Effective Form Of Online Giving

Blue Sky Collaborative

pf=82705188&confirmed=true Here's a link to a 40-minute webinar discussing the undeniable merits of online fundraising using the 'peer-to-peer' / 'personal'/ 'friends asking friends' fundraising model.

A quickie summary of the Online Giving Study

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

As you know, at Network for Good, we recently released a study of $381 million in online giving by nearly 2 million donors. The main finding of the study was that just as relationships matter in offline giving, they do online as well. In addition we found the gap between offline and online donor behavior is closing.