Enter Now: Nonprofit Tagline Awards 2012

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I’m thrilled to launch the 2012 Nonprofit Tagline Awards (The Taggies) ! Taglines nonprofit branding nonprofit communciations nonprofit marketing nonprofit messages nonprofit tagline awards 2012 The TaggiesGreat Words Promoting Good Causes. ENTER NOW.

2012 Nonprofit Communications Trends – Infographic

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Every good report these days must have an infographic, so here’s ours for the 2012 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report ! How Nonprofit Marketers Plan for 2012. What Nonprofits Find Exciting and Scary about 2012.

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Nonprofit Marketing Wisdom Guide 2012: Free, Just Published

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” Download your free copy of The Nonprofit Marketing Wisdom Guide 2012 right now to improve your marketing results this year.

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Finally some 2012 Statistics for the African Mobile Phone Market

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

The 2012 African Mobile Factbook can be downloaded here. Back in March of 2009 I wrote a post entitled “ Latest mobile phone statistics from Africa and what this means ” based on a report that had come out from Blycroft Publishing tracking 2008 African mobile phone market stats.

Digital Campaigns: What’s Working Now (2012 eNonprofit Benchmarks Study)

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Here’s a sneak peek at the key findings of the 2012 eNonprofit Benchmarks Study , co-authored by NTEN and M&R Strategic Services: Email is working well for advocacy campaigns.

Ten Changes to Make in 2012: Free Webinar Thursday

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Our first free webinar of 2012 is coming up this Thursday, January 5: Ten Changes to Make in 2012. During Thursday’s webinar, I’ll give you my list of 10 things you might want to do a little (or a lot) differently in 2012. Ten Changes to Make in 2012.

Canadian Government & the Mobile Space in 2012

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

In March 2012, eMarketer forecast that 46% of Canadian mobile phones will be smartphones by the end of 2012. Globally, less than 1% of websites are mobile friendly even though over 50% of worldwide internet access will occur via a mobile device in 2012.

I am ignorant, aka Failures of 2012

Wild Woman Fundraising

Here are my fundraising failures of the last five years , Here are my business failures of 2010 , and this one below is for 2012. I am ignorant, aka Failures of 2012 originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on December 28, 2012. Learn from my failures!

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LIVE! The 2012 NTEN Conference

Wild Woman Fundraising

Live from The 2012 NTEN conference! The 2012 NTEN Conference originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on April 4, 2012. Start: 04/03/2012 End: 04/05/2012. What is Going On here?!?! I am seeing my friends! And going to panels! But mainly having fun. Drinking tea at the tea shops! Having Dim Sum! Meeting John Haydon! Meeting Beth Kanter! Meeting Kivi Leroux Miller! Meeting Sandy Rees! Uncategorized mazarine treyz NTEN NTEN2012

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: March 23, 2012

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs — March 16, 2012. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Business Development Manager and. Marketing Campaigns Manager. Network for Good (Bethesda, MD).

The 10 Best mHealth Papers of 2012

Social Marketing and Social Change

For the best mHealth papers of 2012, I selected ones that address many important - but skimmed over - issues. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making, 2012; 12:123 doi:10.1186/1472-6947-12-123 Full Text - pdf. Journal of Health Communication , 2012;17: 11-21.

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 18, 2012

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10) Marketing Internship (Summer 2012), Wild Apricot (Toronto, Canada). Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 11, 2012. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here —FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. . NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Chief Marketing Officer and.

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 11, 2012

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 4, 2012. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here —FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. . NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Associate Director, Media Relations and Communications. Save the Children (Washington, D.C.).

2012 Fundraising Predictions

The Agitator

We’re seeing lots of predictions for 2012 floating through the blogosphere … I enjoyed these from the Boomer Project , my favorite source of Boomer insight. However, from a specifically fundraising perspective, take a look at these predictions from Vinay Bhagat , Convio’s driving force. His observations are based on more empirical data than most fundraisers see, so they might be more grounded than most.

The Best of Social Marketing in 2012

Social Marketing and Social Change

As the year closes, here is my list of the top 10 papers in social marketing in 2012. Nutrition Review , 2012; 70:571-93. American Journal of Health Promotion , 2012; 26:e159-e170. Bulletin of the World Health Organization , 2012; 90:452-60.

2012 Nonprofit Tagline Awards – The Winners!

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Nancy Schwartz of Getting Attention.org has announced the winners of the 2012 Nonprofit Tagline Awards - or as they are affectionately known – the Taggies. This year, Nancy had over 1,400 tagline entries that were then whittled down to 63 finalists identified by an expert panel of judges (including moi). Then 3,300 voted for the 18 winners categorized by organizational, special event, advocacy, fundraising and program tagline.

Make Your Nonprofit Messages Stick

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The best infographic ever. Absorb it, print out a full-size copy , and share with colleagues as a gentle reminder. Thanks to Wilf for creating under the dazzling influence of Chip and Dan Heath! Branding and Messages

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—April 27, 2012

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—April 20, 2012. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here —FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. . NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Communications Coordinator. International Center for Transitional Justice. New York, NY). 2) Communications Director.

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—April 6, 2012

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—March 30, 2012. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here —FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Associate Director, Digital Media and. Associate Director, Media Relations.

Top Ten Articles from 2012 at Nonprofit Marketing Guide

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Yesterday I shared our Top Ten Blog Posts from 2012 , and today I want to share the Top Ten Articles for 2012 on NonprofitMarketingGuide.com , our main website, in case you missed them. These are the top article pages we added in 2012, not the top pages overall.

Our Top Posts from 2012

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

In case you missed any of these, here are our Top Ten blog posts from 2012, along with some commentary on why I think they made the Top Ten. 2012 Nonprofit Communications Trends – Infographic.

No Wonder Retention of Online Donors is So Bad

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I did blog on January 10, 2012 about an email from the Wilderness Society that I really liked , and they have continued to be one of the best communicators of the 20 orgs I gave to.

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Nonprofit Blog Carnival Wants to Know — What’s Your Dream?

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I have the honor of hosting the first Nonprofit Blog Carnival of 2012. Make sure to take a look at the trends and predictions for 2012 featured in the December Nonprofit Blog Carnival , compiled by Joann Fritz, Nonprofit Guru at About.com.

Online Fundraising Stats and Trends for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Using the 2012 Online Marketing Nonprofit Benchmark Index Study by Convio and the 2012 eNonprofit Benchmarks Study published by M+R and NTEN, we see that online fundraising continues to grow in importance, especially to smaller nonprofits.

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Should Your Nonprofit Use Pinterest?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Should your nonprofit be using Pinterest? Surely someone in your organization has brought that question up by now, and you, like Andria below, may be wondering just how to use Pinterest effectively, if you use it all. Here’s Andria’s specific question.

12 More Interview Questions for your Fundraising job interview

Wild Woman Fundraising

12 More Interview Questions for your Fundraising job interview originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on November 26, 2012. this photo is by Sofia Ajram on Flickr, with David Alexander. Are you looking for a new fundraising or nonprofit job?

Wonderful Response from the American Heart Association

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Dear Kivi, A colleague of mine sent me your blog post called No Wonder Retention of Online Donors is So Bad from August 21, 2012.

How do you tell your nonprofit’s story in 8 easy steps?

Wild Woman Fundraising

originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on February 17, 2012. What is TechSoup’s Digital Storytelling Challenge ? Nonprofits and libraries can use digital storytelling to reach new audiences, attract donors, and demonstrate impact.

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Successful Link Building Strategies for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Register now for NTEN’s Nonprofit Technology Conference 2012 and sign up for our SEO Training Day , taking place April 2nd at the same location. Brian Honigman.

Which Donor Database is Right for YOU?

Wild Woman Fundraising

originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on May 28, 2012. Recently I helped a small, all volunteer run nonprofit orchestra choose their first database. It was done with some delays, but we got our data from various spreadsheets put into the online database, and we started using it.

4 marketing facts for 2012

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Email is still the best way to reach most people, so focus on building your lists in 2012. ClickZ has some excellent marketing trends to share. The whole story is here , but if you don’t have time to read it, I offer these highlights: 1.

The Accidental Rebranding of Komen for the Cure

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Yesterday afternoon, and continuing into today, I believe we are witnessing the accidental rebranding of what is surely one of America’s biggest and most well-known, and even well-loved, nonprofit brands. Komen for the Cure , it seems, is no longer a breast cancer charity, but a pro-life breast cancer charity. Let me stop right here and say this post is not about abortion per se, one way or the other, other than the fact that it is the single most divisive issue in American politics today.

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5 Biggest Trends in Online Fundraising at #12NTC

Wild Woman Fundraising

5 Biggest Trends in Online Fundraising at #12NTC originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on April 4, 2012. mazarine treyz Nonprofit Social Network Benchmark Report 2012 nonprofit technology conference online giving report 2011 online giving trends

How to Make Your Messaging More Relevant

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Getting Your Communications Right in 2012″ for the Texas Association of Nonprofit Organizations. I’m headed to Austin, Texas today to teach a workshop I’m calling “So What and Who Cares?

4% Growth In Giving Forecast For 2012

The Agitator

charitable giving expanded in 2011 at a rate far exceeding economic growth for the year, and continued growth in giving is forecast for 2012 according to a major report just released by The Atlas of Giving. in 2012 compared with 7.5% Key Takeaways from 2012 Atlas Forecast.

Best Cause Marketing Campaigns of 2012

Selfish Giving

I searched through all my posts and Pinterest boards from last year and came up with my 2012 picks for best cause marketing campaigns. What were your favorite cause marketing campaigns of 2012? Capplause best of 2012 cause marketing

My Communications Director is an Idiot

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I’m friends with many nonprofit program and research directors who confide in me about their various scuffles with communications or fundraising staff in their organizations. Nothing strange there.

YOU Can Make These Dreams Come True (Nonprofit Blog Carnival)

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I urge you to digest them to energize yourself and to focus you and your colleagues on the pathways to increased impact and results in 2012: 1) Dreams of productive changes in the way nonprofits work.

How to Get Donors to Relate to Your Nonprofit -- and Give More

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Giving is personal. . The closer we feel to a cause, the more likely we are to give. Just how much do personal connections influence giving? That’s the question Rebecca Ratner, Min Zhao, and Jennifer Clarke explored.

Website Content for Homeless People?

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