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Pandemic Creates More Planning and Collaboration on Communications

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

In the survey for the upcoming 2021 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report, we asked three questions about the impact of the pandemic on your communications work.

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How to Update Your Nonprofit Social Media Marketing Strategy for 2021 [WEBINAR REPLAY]

J Campbell Social Marketing

The COVID-19 pandemic, the election, and racial justice protests of 2020 have upended the entire nonprofit landscape. It is no longer business as usual for nonprofit fundraisers.

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Week of Freebies, Day 1: The 2021 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Happy Holidays! Toward the end of every year, we spread some good cheer with some free stuff for our awesome readers like you! We have some new freebies for you, but let’s kick of the week with something tried and true… The 2021 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report.

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3 Ways Strong Web Design Can Get Your Nonprofit Better Results

J Campbell Social Marketing

It’s not to late to check out my newest online course! Details are here: Mapping Out Your 2021 Nonprofit Marketing Calendar -Your step-by-step roadmap to crush your nonprofit marketing goals this year! This post is a guest blog by Ira Horowitz of Cornershop Creative.

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6 Ways to Communicate Better in 2021

Mission Minded

The best branding practices sometimes come down to the common-sense good habits you already know but haven’t yet committed to. The post 6 Ways to Communicate Better in 2021 appeared first on Mission Minded. Blog Nonprofit Communications Nonprofit Messaging

Moving Away from Transactional Fundraising

Ann Green

Unfortunately, we’re looking at another tough year for fundraising. I’ve heard some people predict donations will decrease, while others say they’ll increase. In this era of uncertainty, who knows? That doesn’t mean you should stop fundraising. Not at all. You just need to do it better.

Newsletter: How to Sell & Close More Partnerships ; The Business Case for Targeting C-Stores⛽️ ; Are You Ready to Host a Hybrid Fundraising Event in 2021?

Selfish Giving

The docs are back! No, we can't heal America's fractured democracy ?????- but we can address your partnership woes! Remember, we're not real doctors , we're cause doctors (or Cause Docs!)??????? The doc joining us this month is Dan Cohen, Founder & President of Cause Partners.

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Charitable Giving Between Generations: Compare & Contrast

J Campbell Social Marketing

Did you get a chance to check out my newest online course? Details are here: Mapping Out Your 2021 Nonprofit Marketing Calendar -Your step-by-step roadmap to crush your nonprofit marketing goals in the New Year! This post is a guest blog by John Killoran of Snowball Fundraising .

3 Ways Your School Can Stand Out During this Virtual Admission Cycle

Mission Minded

The school that does the best job speaking the language of BENEFITS rather than FEATURES will rule the day this admissions cycle. The post 3 Ways Your School Can Stand Out During this Virtual Admission Cycle appeared first on Mission Minded. Blog Independent Schools

Some Insights From 2020 to Bring Into the New Year

Ann Green

I hope everyone had a safe holiday. I’m sure you’re relieved 2020 is over, although uncertainty will stay with us for a while. No doubt this past year brought a lot of challenges to your nonprofit.

Newsletter: Shelter Newsjacks Inauguration with 'Indoguration' ; Utah Jazz Score 3-Pointer with Action-Triggered Donation ; Are Charity Auctions Best Way to Get Everyone Vaccinated?

Selfish Giving

Since Christmas I've spoken to over a dozen nonprofits about a new offering I've been working on: The 2021 Corporate Partnership Checklist. This 9-point checklist reviews the critical things you need to act on in 2021 to be successful with corporate partnerships.

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Introverted? Leadership Tips Especially for You

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I don’t know if there is less pressure to fake it then there used to be or if it’s just more socially acceptable, but I definitely know more self-professed introverts now that I used to (myself included).

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10 Nonprofit Digital Marketing Resolutions for 2021

J Campbell Social Marketing

Social Media for Social Good Academy is opening soon! Don’t miss out or lose your spot – get on the Early Interest List by clicking here. As we bid a not-so-fond farewell to the past year, I hope that you were able to spend some time in the past few days to rest and rejuvenate. .

3 Things to do Now to Successfully Finish Year-end Fundraising

Fundraising Coach

There is so much information on year-end fundraising out there right now. And, let's face it, so many of us are tired. Ready to stop. But if you run a nonprofit or run nonprofit fundraising, this is not the time to take two weeks off.

Online Community-Building for Nonprofit Members

Ann Green

How important is online community-building for your nonprofit members? Read our guide to learn how online engagements can strengthen your membership base. By Jake Fabbri. Creating a membership program for your nonprofit is a smart way to increase fundraising and donor stewardship.

Industry Overviews: Online Grocery Sales & Cough & Cold Medicine Manufacturing OTC

Selfish Giving

Online Grocery Sales Operators in this industry sell grocery items through online channels. The industry comprises companies that are based online and those that have both a physical presence and also sell food products on the internet. Top Leading Companies Amazon.com Inc Walmart Inc.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – December 4, 2020

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Welcome to the last month of 2020! Let’s celebrate getting one step closer to a new year with the most helpful articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising.

3 Must-Have Elements of Social Media Content that Converts

J Campbell Social Marketing

Social Media for Social Good Academy is opening soon! Don’t miss out or lose your spot – get on the Early Interest List by clicking here. It’s 2021, and the debate raging over whether or not nonprofits should use social media still persists. . The proof is in the pudding.

Hope in 2021: What Does it Look Like to You?

Mission Minded

Mission Minded is ever hopeful and thankful for the work—and impact—our clients like you create in their communities everyday. The post Hope in 2021: What Does it Look Like to You? appeared first on Mission Minded.

The Importance of Making Your New Donors Feel Welcome

Ann Green

As your year-end donations come in, you may have some new donors. If you get new donors this year, don’t take that for granted. In this tumultuous year, these donors saw a need and found a connection to your cause. Maybe you’re a food bank that’s seeing a record number of people.

Newsletter: This Industry is Ripe for Cause Partnerships ; Cleaner Pine-Sol Opens Online Store for Charity; Beauty Brands are Turning to Cause for Holidays

Selfish Giving

The docs are back! No, we can't give you the covid vaccine ?????- but we can address your partnership woes! Remember, we're not real doctors, we're cause doctors (or Cause Docs !)??????? The doc joining David Giagrando and me this month is Larry Weil (aka The Sponsorship Guy ).

Nonprofits Still Aren’t Using Some of the Best Email Tactics

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We’ll be closing the survey for the 2021 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report soon. Please take the survey now and be a part of the report!

Quick Ways to Make Your Nonprofit Videos More Accessible

J Campbell Social Marketing

I received this helpful email message on how to make nonprofit videos more accessible, by Nikki Bell & Simon Scriver at Fundraising Everywhere , and I wanted to share it with you! In more ways than one 2020 has been the year of video — but accessible video content still remains a hurdle.

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Which Social Channels Are Most Important to Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We’ll be closing the survey for the 2021 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report Friday night. Please take the survey now and be a part of the report!

My 2021 Word of the Year: -ish.

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Do you do New Year’s resolutions? Or one, two, or three theme words for your upcoming year? I seem to do a mix depending how I’m feeling each January. For 2021, a single word felt right and it came to me quickly. It’s -ish. It’s simple but so full of meaning for me.

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How to Make Your Media Pitches Camera Ready

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

You know that a picture is worth 1,000 words. But did you know that a picture can also be worth thousands of eyeballs?

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What Do You Want to Read About in 2021?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Our top blog posts of 2020 were dominated by the pandemic, but let’s find out what you would like us to focus on in 2021. Of course we will continue to stay on top of emerging trends and best practices and report those to you, but what are you particularly interested in reading more about?

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – January 15, 2021

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Happy Friday, Friends! Let’s warm ourselves next to the most helpful articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising. This week we have empowered storytelling, a Twitter planner, YouTube and web design tips, and more.

Top Comms Channels and Social Media Sites for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We’ll release the 2021 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report next week, but I thought I’d start sharing some of the results with you a little early. If you’ve been at this awhile, the two lists I am sharing won’t be a surprise.

Kick 2021 Off with a Bang: 25% Off Annual All-Access Pass, Communications Planning Workshop and 2021 Trends

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here’s what’s happening this month at Nonprofit Marketing Guide…. Online Training: [FINAL DAYS] Save $200 Off Our All-Access Training Pass NOW. Access our webinars, workshops, exclusive online courses and downloads, and our Private Facebook Group for 365 days for only $599.

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Measuring Communications Objectives on a Scale

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Measuring communications and marketing work is a challenge because we often have way too many goals and objectives , so it’s hard to decide what matters most.

Week of Freebies, Day 2: The Nonprofit Editorial Planning Starter Kit

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Happy Holidays! Toward the end of every year, we spread some good cheer with some free stuff for our awesome readers like you! Today we share a new resource that has some of our best planning worksheets and tips on editorial planning all in one place.

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Week of Freebies, Day 3: Newsletter Ideas for Every Month of the Year

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Happy Holidays! Toward the end of every year, we spread some good cheer with some free stuff for our awesome readers like you! Today I share social media and newsletter ideas for January and how you can get ideas every month by subscribing to the Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts email newsletter.

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Should You Contact People Who Unsubscribed from Your Email List?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

No, you shouldn’t. OK, nice chatting with you. Have a great day! In all seriousness, this question came up in a nonprofit communications Facebook Group and I was amazed how many people told the poster to contact unsubscribers to see why they left.

Your Day in the Life

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We need new submissions for our Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator blog series. If you have ever read a Day in the Life post and thought “Yay! I am not alone” or nodded along knowingly when someone said they had to eat lunch at their desk – it’s your turn to share!

Nonprofit Communications Planning for 2021 Master Class [NEW]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Nonprofits have lots of programmatic, fundraising, and marketing goals that are really just wishes – because there’s no solid strategic communications plan in place to make them a reality. But you can change that. We’ll show you how during our next Master Class on communications planning.

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Our Top Blog Posts of 2020

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

2020 was all about Covid and social movements so it’s not surprising that a big chunk of our most popular blog posts from this year covered those topics.