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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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What are you planning for? Fundraising Predictions for 2012

Wild Woman Fundraising

Fundraising Predictions 2012. Giving was up in 2011, and you can expect it to be up again in 2012 because. April is the cruelest month: Apparently April is going to be a slump month this 2012, so don’t try to do your appeal or an event in April.

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.

4 Keys to Successful Fundraising in 2012

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As we look to a new year, it’s time to start thinking about what 2012 might hold for us. Here’s what I see vibrant nonprofits doing in 2012. Nonprofits that will raise big money in 2012 will take fundraising seriously. Nonprofits that will raise big money in 2012 will spend money on training. Nonprofits that will raise seriously big money in 2012 will invest in training for their Board.

4 Keys to Successful Fundraising in 2012

Get Fully Funded

As we look to a new year, it’s time to start thinking about what 2012 might hold for us. Here’s what I see vibrant nonprofits doing in 2012. Nonprofits that will raise big money in 2012 will take fundraising seriously. Nonprofits that will raise big money in 2012 will spend money on training. Nonprofits that will raise seriously big money in 2012 will invest in training for their Board.

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.

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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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?

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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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.).

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.

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.

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 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.

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

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.

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.

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 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.

INTERVIEW: Brock Warner, please tell me about the Canada

Wild Woman Fundraising

He is also currently a Research Assistant for The Philanthropic Mind , a book set for release in late 2012, and was named one of Canada’s Most Notable Young Professionals in 2011. Are you working for a Canadian nonprofit? Or do you just want some fundraising advice? Get on over here.

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.

Are you attacked for not being corporate enough?

Wild Woman Fundraising

originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on September 20, 2012. Have you ever been told to be more “corporate” or “professional” at work? What was that really code for? Don’t be a nonprofit worker?

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.

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

Let’s hear it for Asian Female Nonprofit Leaders!

Wild Woman Fundraising

originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on March 9, 2012. Have you ever wanted to be a nonprofit executive director? Curious about how other people got to the top? In honor of International Women’s Day, check out some of the stories of the women below.

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Are you going to #NTC12? Say hi to me?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Mazarine, you didn’t go to #SXSW for 3 straight years while you lived in Austin, and NOW you’re going to NTEN’s 2012 conference? originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on April 2, 2012. Here’s a non-usual blog post. I’m going to the NTEN conference for the first time! What? I hear you saying. In a word, YES. It’s going to be fun! I’m looking forward to learning a lot, and connecting with a lot of people!

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.

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.

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

Wild Woman Fundraising

originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on September 10, 2012. So recently I asked my fantastic, dedicated, smart group of people who subscribe to my enewsletter , “What do you want to know more about?”

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.

More Cause Marketing Mashedup With Games in 2012

Cause Related Marketing

One trend I expect to see more of in 2012 is the mashup of cause marketing and video/computer games. Certainly the market is huge. The Entertainment Software Association reports that 72 percent of American households play computer/video games. And it’s not just teens and preteens. The average game player is age 37.

Which is more important? Fundraising or The Olympics?

Wild Woman Fundraising

originally appeared on Wild Woman Fundraising on July 19, 2012. This seems about right. Have you heard about everything going wrong with the games in the UK this year? Olympics corporate are just not making any friends at all.

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