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Nonprofits: Become a personal “content” shopper for your audiences

ImpactMax

Content curation isn’t new, even though a lot is being written about it these days. Some nonprofits have been curating content on their websites and blogs for quite a while…maybe without exactly calling it that. flickr/Somewhat Frank.

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#Interview: Toby Bloomberg, Owner of the Diva Marketing Blog, Speaker, and Nonprofit Marketer

Non Profit Marketing 360

Toby Bloomberg’s Diva Marketing Blog , begun in 2004, is among the oldest sustained business blogs. The interview was conducted by Don Akchin, a principal of Nonprofit Marketing 360 and a frequent contributor to the MKCREATIVEnonprofit blog. Toby: Blog Talk Radio has been great.

Nonprofit Writing Prompts for March

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Haven’t quite filled in your content calendar for next month? Use these prompts taken from our Monthly Nonprofit Writing Prompts Email Newsletter for your blog posts, social media updates or newsletter articles. (If

#SM4NP: Scoop.it! For Information ‘Curation’ & Social Interaction

Non Profit Marketing 360

Let’s look at Scoop.it, and to do so we must appreciate what this notion of ‘content curation’ means.

Free digital storytelling tools for nonprofits

ImpactMax

These online tools offer FREE ways to get dynamic content onto your website, blog, and social media without HAVING to use video. Here’s one example with a “go green” message. Flickr/mysza831. A little holiday gift for you!

Does ‘Weird’ Cause Marketing Work?

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Today I feature a post by my fantastic colleague Kate Olsen, who blogs at Companies for Good. Shelton Group Green Living Pulse Survey. Incorporates video content and social sharing to encourage viral spread. Maybe a smartphone app like The Greens: Light It Right game?

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5 Email Design Mistakes to Avoid this Holiday Season

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You don''t want your emails to blend in with all of the other red, green, and gold messages that will be flooding inboxes in the days, weeks, and months ahead, but you also don''t want to look like the house on your block that''s gone completely overboard with its decorations.

Are you feeling stuck?

Wild Woman Fundraising

I am going to quote John Taylor Gatto at length in this blog post. We’ve had a society increasingly under central control in the United States since just before the Civil War: the lives we lead, the clothes we wear, the food we eat, and the green highway signs we drive by from coast to coast are the products of this central control. This curriculum produces moral and intellectual paralysis, and no curriculum of content will be sufficient to reverse its bad effects.

Guest Posting Part Deux: Max Gladwell and Mashable’s Summer of Good

SocialButterfly

Did you know this is accomplishable through blogs? This type of experimentation (or application) of guest posting took place earlier this year when Max Gladwell published 10 Ways to Change the World through Social Media , and it was simultaneously published on over 80+ blogs.

Guest Posting Part Deux: Max Gladwell and Mashable’s Summer of Good

SocialButterfly

Did you know this is accomplishable through blogs? This type of experimentation (or application) of guest posting took place earlier this year when Max Gladwell published 10 Ways to Change the World through Social Media , and it was simultaneously published on over 80+ blogs.

Year-End Fundraising in Review: Innovations with website donation pages

DonorDigital

Note that Step 2 reinforces the chosen gift amount on the donate button, and allows the visitor to return to the previous step with the green button in the upper left of the mini-form.

Christmas Vacation Education

Selfish Giving

The snow gave my climbing hydrangea, which is a lush green in the summer, a very different appearance. Content Rules by Ann Handley & C. It teaches you how to create all sorts of content for blogs, videos, podcasts, etc.

Do You Need More Personality in Your Marketing Mix?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The good news is that with blogging and other inexpensive web software you can create a good-looking website that is also easy to update. So for an environmental organization, like the one above, this might mean choosing blues and greens – the colors of the earth.

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Getting through the information overload

GenerationYGive

The study , conducted the AP, focuses on news organization and how they should adapt their news-delivery model to reach young adults, but the key findings do have relevancy for fundraisers: "A key finding was that participants yearned for quality and in-depth reporting but had difficulty immediately accessing such content because they were bombarded by facts and updates in headlines and snippets of news.

Friday Fun: It's Raining Social Media Men!

Diva Marketing Blog

Blogs are more than just placeholders for digital content. In late night emails, skypes and on blog posts we explored ideas about this new way to communicate with customers that was not messaged control.

Atlanta Women In Social Media Marketing_2

Diva Marketing Blog

Part 1 For me, the secret sauce of social media marketing is in how the tech tools with odd sounding names like blogs and wikis and Twitter can build and nurture old fashion corner grocer store relationships. Laura Nolte Green Theory Interactive @Laura_nolte 1.

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Atlanta Women In Social Media Marketing_5

Diva Marketing Blog

Nancy Chorpenning - CSuite Advisors Small Business Central Blog @csuiteadvisors @peacecorpsmeri1 1. And content is king (said the former publisher…). Of course, I haven't figured out how to get that content created while growing a business! (My

Adding Personality to Your Marketing Mix

Marketing for Nonprofits

The good news is that with blogging and other inexpensive web software you can create a good-looking website that is also easy to update. So for an environmental organization, like the one above, this might mean choosing blues and greens – the colors of the earth.

Atlanta Women In Social Media Marketing_3

Diva Marketing Blog

Although Diva Marketing had its 5th blog birthday last month I felt a like a stranger in my own home town. So I did what any social media marketing diva would do I began a networking search through blogs, LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, email and traditional WOM too.

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44 Social Media Books for 2009-2010 Plus One

Diva Marketing Blog

Inbound Marketing: Get Found Using Google, Social Media, and Blogs by Brian Halligan, Dharmesh Shah, and David Meerman Scott - Oct 19, 2009 11. Friends with Benefits: Online Marketing with Blogs, Facebook, YouTube, and More by Darren Barefoot and Julie Szabo - Aug 15, 2009 24. Ta da.

Learning From & Finding Grants Through The Foundation Center Can Be Mostly Free and Is Invaluable

Seeking Grant Money Today

Again, and again, in this blog I reiterate that it's imperative (especially in today's difficult economy, more than ever) that nonprofit volunteers, leaders, and staff require themselves to know professional nonprofit best practices so that the organizations that they work for have a better chance of raising more, growing, and without reinventing the wheel (or expending more money or time than need be).