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Opt-in/Opt-out: Special to UK and EU Readers

The Agitator

At stake is nothing short of whether a charity will be able to communicate with its donors or prospects without first securing the donors’ permission.

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. What do you think?

Hey Slacker, high five!

Wild Woman Fundraising

by Ben Hunt , a UK web designer who is pretty fantastic at helping people create more engagement and money on their websites. Uh huh. NpTech!

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Are you fundraising for Africa? Read this!

Wild Woman Fundraising

I am so excited to present to you my interview with Charlotte Beauvoisin, who writes Diary of a Munzungu , a UK citizen working in Uganda.

How to Ask for a Bequest…And Get It

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Why do organizations in the UK, Canada, and Australia raise more money with bequests than we do in the US? Fundraising Online Courses

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Haiti one year on – the view from an online donor’s doormat

Giving in a Digital World

A year ago this month, along with millions of others world-wide, I donated online in response to the terrible earthquake that hit Haiti.

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Are organisational silos blocking your online fundraising growth?

Giving in a Digital World

According to the latest IMRG E-Retail Sales Index this results in online now making-up an estimated 21% of all UK retail sales.

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Your greatest untapped online resource: your people

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

While my work concentrates specifically on digital media and disability non-profits in both the US and the UK, there is at least one major element that is arguably relevant for any nonprofit. There are substantial differences in how non-profits on either side of the pond handle their online operations. He obliged. Enjoy!

Poorly optimized Google Adwords copy could be wasting a quarter of your search budget

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Free Ofcom report provides latest update on UK online market

Giving in a Digital World

Yesterday Ofcom , the independent regulator for the UK’s communication industries, released its latest Communications Market Report – providing up-to-date information on the nation’s use of all communications technologies from Radio and Television through to the Internet.

Free Ofcom report provides latest update on UK online market

Giving in a Digital World

Yesterday Ofcom , the independent regulator for the UK’s communication industries, released its latest Communications Market Report – providing up-to-date information on the nation’s use of all communications technologies from Radio and Television through to the Internet.

Wired Magazine praises Cancer Research UK’s MyProjects crowdfunding site

Giving in a Digital World

All in all, well worth a look if you’re thinking of developing online project crowdfunding for your own organisation.

Wired Magazine praises Cancer Research UK’s MyProjects crowdfunding site

Giving in a Digital World

All in all, well worth a look if you’re thinking of developing online project crowdfunding for your own organisation.

12 Digital Fundraising Trends

The Agitator

Bryan Miller at blog Giving in a digital world has made a herculean effort over the month of January to unload a pile of insights about online and mobile fundraising. This is definitely a keeper for all you online fundraisers. Each post discusses trends, Bryan’s recommendations, and plenty of illustrative links.

Guess2Give aims to generate new online fundraising income from sponsored events

Giving in a Digital World

crowdfunding Online fundraising Sponsored events Bryan Miller Guess2Give justgiving Online community fundraisingLaunched in beta last year, and to consumers just this month, the site has already attracted a range of big and small brand charities as well as picking-up a handy financial boost in the shape of a £50k award from NESTA.

How Does Your Donor Behavior Compare To Canada?

The Agitator

Plus, here and there, some interesting comparisons with US and UK donors (who were similarly investigated in parallel research.

UK charity launches online Favour Farm to encourage youth volunteering

Giving in a Digital World

V – the UK charity that aims to inspire youth volunteering has just launched a fun new site called The Favour Farm to encourage young people to do favours for those around them in everyday life.

UK charity launches online Favour Farm to encourage youth volunteering

Giving in a Digital World

V – the UK charity that aims to inspire youth volunteering has just launched a fun new site called The Favour Farm to encourage young people to do favours for those around them in everyday life.

DoGooder Video Awards

The Agitator

Change Agent Award — BOMF  CASTLEBERG Outdoors 350 Expedition (Target Ovarian Cancer – UK). Funny for Good Award — No Joke.

Research suggests just 5% of UK charities feel they are making the most of online fundraising

Giving in a Digital World

As worrying is the fact that 64% describe their online fundraising as ‘adhoc’ and 48% say they do not have an online fundraising plan.

4 Reasons Your Nonprofit Should be Using Video

Social Media Bird Brain

Madeleine Hammond is a Marketing Executive at Skeleton Productions, a UK based corporate video production company.  The role of the online video is becoming increasingly important to the marketing strategies non-profit organisations. The next post will be in October. From it’s.

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Your donors lose trust in you. Here’s why.

Wild Woman Fundraising

Why are CEOs insecure ? Why are boards confused? And what does this lead to? Marc Pitman tells us! So how does that impact organizations? That’s bad.

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Don’t Forget the Port-A-Potty

The Agitator

Although the firm is based in the UK the figures appear to. Communications Demographics Fundraising analytics / data Integrated fundraising and marketing Media usage / trends Nonprofit management Online fundraising and marketing premiumThe Agitator pays little attention to event fundraising.

Which Test Won?

The Agitator

Finally, the other day they put up a test involving a nonprofit , in this case Oxfam UK. It’s called Which Test Won?

Failing MySpace drops behind Twitter in the UK

Giving in a Digital World

Some pretty shocking data for UK fans of the social networking site MySpace was highlighted last week, with the news that traffic to the site has now dropped behind that of microblogging site Twitter. Tags: Facebook MySpace Social networking Twitter Bryan Miller Hitwise Online fundraising With the pace of change in the Web 2.0

Failing MySpace drops behind Twitter in the UK

Giving in a Digital World

Some pretty shocking data for UK fans of the social networking site MySpace was highlighted last week, with the news that traffic to the site has now dropped behind that of microblogging site Twitter. Tags: Facebook MySpace Social networking Twitter Bryan Miller Hitwise Online fundraising With the pace of change in the Web 2.0

80% of UK online population visited social networking sites in May 09 – including a whole lot of over 55s

Giving in a Digital World

hours over the month – confirming the fact that social networking is ‘maturing’ as an online activity (which, as I’ve said many times before, is good for online fundraising). hours on them over the month. Also interesting to see figures for the growth of Twitter – up a phenomenal 3,226% year on year.

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80% of UK online population visited social networking sites in May 09 – including a whole lot of over 55s

Giving in a Digital World

hours over the month – confirming the fact that social networking is ‘maturing’ as an online activity (which, as I’ve said many times before, is good for online fundraising). hours on them over the month. Also interesting to see figures for the growth of Twitter – up a phenomenal 3,226% year on year.

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Three Reports To Note

The Agitator

Notably, B2C email marketers in the UK are reporting an average return of £23.21 for each £1 spent on email in 2012.

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.

YouTube launches free in-video clickable ads for UK and US non-profit partners

Giving in a Digital World

The clickable ads can direct viewers to any webpage, such as a secure donation page - essentially making YouTube videos into online DRTV ads.

YouTube launches free in-video clickable ads for UK and US non-profit partners

Giving in a Digital World

The clickable ads can direct viewers to any webpage, such as a secure donation page - essentially making YouTube videos into online DRTV ads.

When was the last time you actually tried to give yourself a donation?

Giving in a Digital World

Online fundraising SMS Web design Be Your Donor Day Bryan Miller nptechGo on.

15 UK organisations competing for 2009 Non Profit Website of the Year

Giving in a Digital World

Tags: Online Campaigning Online advocacy Online fundraising Web design Bryan Miller nptech Website of the Year Awards

15 UK organisations competing for 2009 Non Profit Website of the Year

Giving in a Digital World

Tags: Online Campaigning Online advocacy Online fundraising Web design Bryan Miller nptech Website of the Year Awards

Profile of A Third Sector Girl

Wild Woman Fundraising

Sometimes I look at all of the nonprofits, NGOs, Charities all over the world, and I wonder, “Who are we? Really?&#. Look at your TV station.

Notes from the Digital Governance Forum (#DGF15)

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Ended up posting online and crowdsourcing task-built  Galaxyzoo. Go slow, build trust first when starting online service delivery.

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New digital tracking study reveals UK consumer views on promotional email and social media use

Giving in a Digital World

As is always the case with such research, some of the observations just confirm what most good online marketers know already – like the fact that traditional sales promotion techniques (money off or free delivery) work well in email. 

Why Bitcoin probably shouldn’t be top of your 2015 digital fundraising To Do list

Giving in a Digital World

Added to this, Bitcoin users don’t currently look like your usual online donors. Bitcoin value is highly volatile.

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12 digital fundraising trends for 2012 #9 Back To Website Donation Basics

Giving in a Digital World

When it comes to online fundraising, there’s nothing more basic than your website donation pages. In the light of this, no wonder research suggests that online giving made-up less than 4% of UK charitable donations in 2010. Online fundraising Web design Bryan Miller digital fundraising trends useability