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Will you be at Blackbaud’s BBCON next week? I will!

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What Will You Do Less of in 2018?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We’re asking that question in the 2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey. The post What Will You Do Less of in 2018? So far, here’s the word cloud of answers from nearly 300 communications pros. See the trend?

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Let’s wind down the week with some Mixed Links… If you haven’t done so yet, could you please take a moment to take our 2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey ? Check out The Future of Email Marketing – 2018 Edition. The Bombay Club. New Orleans, LA.

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Opt In vs Opt Out: The ‘Make or Break’ Decision In The UK And EU

The Agitator

That’s the essence of what’s at stake as fundraisers stand on the tracks staring at the fast approaching train of new regulations on donor data protection that go into effect May 2018. Here’s a question for fundraisers in the UK and the European Union: Would you rather lose 50% or 85% of your donor base? First, some background on what’s coming and some frightening results of early testing indicating it’s not gonna be pretty.

Breaking Down November

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The program begins January, 2018 and runs through June, 2018. Kivi will talk about the 2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey tomorrow and share preliminary results throughout the month.

Burning Questions Nonprofit Communications Pros Have

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Take the 2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey now. Take the 2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey now.

127 Facts About Video Marketing

The Agitator

By 2018, 90% of Facebook content will be video-based (swim with the tide!). Is there any fundraiser out there who hasn’t tested/tried video as a tool? I hope not. But just in case you still need some context or convincing or ideas, try browsing this infographic, presenting 127 Facts (you probably didn’t know about) Video Marketing from WebsiteBuilder.org. Some fascinating data here … 70% of YouTube views come from mobile (so be brief).

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Let’s cap it off, sucky or not, with some Mixed Links… If you are interested in participating in M+R’s 2018 Benchmark Survey, see this post. The Louis. Birmingham, AL. I hope you had a week that didn’t suck! Some weeks, that’s all we can hope for.)

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

December 14: What a Nonprofit Communications Plan Should Look Like in 2018 with Kivi Leroux Miller. Cosmos. Orange Beach, AL. Good Friday to you all and a special “Hello and thank you” to all you veterans out there!

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Won’t you join me for this week’s Mixed Links… First off, please take a moment to take our Annual Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey to share your experiences and predictions for 2018. Brick & Spoon. Orange Beach, AL.

It’s My Party and I’ll Save You Money If I Want To

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Streamlining Your Content Creation Workflow for 2018 (Two-Part Series) with Kivi Leroux Miller. Ok, that doesn’t really roll off the tongue, does it? But it is my birthday this Saturday. And to celebrate I am chopping $200 off the price of our Annual All-Access Pass.

Tithing from the IRA Rollover

Fundraising Coach

Speculation is that we may see this in 2018 as there has been a favorable support of this option for donors and charities.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Beth Kanter wants to know Is Influencer Marketing Part of Your Nonprofit’s Social Media Strategy in 2018? The Hound. Auburn, AL. Ready for a fresh batch of Mixed Links? Join me then… There is lots of buzz about influencer marketing right now.

EveryAction Development: Make Your Fundraising Tools Work For You

EveryAction

Before I let you go, looking ahead to 2018, what can EveryAction users expect? It’s no secret EveryAction’s best-in-class tools have been proven to help thousands of nonprofits raise more money while saving time on day-to-day operations. With EveryAction Development, we’ve made it truly simple to manage your donors in one, unified platform, giving you more time to focus on your organization’s mission, raise more money, and operate more efficiently.

Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Nicole Warren

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

– Today I met with our Communications Specialist to go over social media activity, collateral plan for 2018, and upcoming outreach events. Nicole Warren.

Converting Advocates Into Donors

The Agitator

Another arrow in the acquisition quiver that should figure in a HUGE way in 2017 (and 2018, 2019, 2020!). So far this week The Agitator has focused on peer-to-peer or DIY fundraising. Many nonprofits see these efforts as a ‘new’ way to feed the acquisition pipeline.

One week, two excellent events: #CbocSocial and #FWD50

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

I firmly believe that in 2018 we will see many pioneering digital government initiatives that will finally be noticed and appreciated by Canadian citizens. Official “cloud-first” announcement coming to the Government of Canada on April 1st, 2018.

Ready for Year-End? Here Are 10 Easy Things You Can Do to Raise More Money

EveryAction

Can you give a little more in 2018? ” We won't waste your time with a lengthy intro. With #GivingTuesday and Year-End fundraising rapidly approaching, we'll get straight to the point. Below are some quick and easy things you can do to raise more money. Go on, crush your fundraising goals!

Highlights from EveryAction's Inaugural User Summit

EveryAction

As part of our mission to convene an array of thought leaders and experts in the industry, we also spent time looking ahead to 2018 and covering emerging trends in politics, including the role of fundraising and technology - like shifting demographics in donors, the importance of state races, and maintaining donor confidence. Last week, we had the honor of hosting our first ever User Summit in Washington D.C.

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7 Nonprofits Fighting for Immigrant Rights

EveryAction

For those currently in the program, their work permits and legal status will begin expiring March 2018. There are nearly 800,000 people protected under Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). DACA paved the way for these children of immigrants to obtain work authorization and relief from deportation, enabling them to go on to universities and build careers and families. With the announcement of DACA’s repeal, the program has stopped accepting new applications.

More On Cheque-less Fundraising

The Agitator

My post last week on Britain’s plans to go "cheque-less" by 2018 generated a lot of comment (some publicly posted, some private emails), so I thought I’d summarize some of the key points made. The Payments Council, a banking industry group in the UK, has announced its intention to phase out cheques by 2018.

This is a tremendous opportunity-Interview with Andy Robinson

Wild Woman Fundraising

So if we’re going to think logically and strategically, that’s one of the number one things we should be thinking about for 2018.

If you had $1,000 to spend on marketing, what should you do?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Especially with the politics going on both in the United States and around the world where everyone is civic minded and everyone is getting organized for 2018. MT: Hey, everybody. Welcome.