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Make Blogging a Part of Your Social Media Strategy

J Campbell Social Marketing

Larger nonprofits have been early adopters of blogging , seeing the benefits in increased website traffic, email sign ups, and online donations.

5 Strategies for Using Social Media for Media Relations

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Instead, your best path is to use social media to develop relationships with journalists that are of high value to your nonprofit. In the U.S.,

Our Top Ten Blog Posts of 2016

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here are the Top 10 blog posts published in 2016, according to Google Analytics page views: 10. Drum roll, please! Cut the Glut!

3 Easy Ways Nonprofits Can Use Content Curation to Cure an Ailing Blog

J Campbell Social Marketing

Blogging is a vital piece of the online fundraising and digital marketing puzzle for nonprofit organizations, yet so many do it poorly.

50+ Ideas on What You Can Blog About

Wild Woman Fundraising

Mazarine Treyz, with The Wild Woman’s Guide to Fundraising and The Wild Woman’s Guide to Social Media. Days. Week. Shipping Options.

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Nonprofit Media Relations—Not JUST Relationships

Getting Attention

Guest blogger, Patricia Brooks guides client orgs to reach and motivate people through traditional and new media sources. How to Pitch Blogs.

10 Types of Social Media Posts Every Nonprofit Should Be Sending

J Campbell Social Marketing

Guest blog by Adam Weinger. Thankfully, we’ve got a quick guide to the types of social media posts you should be sharing with your supporters.

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

Getting Attention

P.S. Marc Pitman kicks off the February Nonprofit Blog Carnival with his Valentine’s Day-themed: How do you take care of yourself?

How Much Time Does Social Media Marketing Really Take?

J Campbell Social Marketing

This usually happens after a heated Board meeting where it is decided that their nonprofit should be “doing social media.” Social media is free.

Results of My Daily Blogging Experiment

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

On January 3, 2011, I started a daily blogging experiment — and by “daily&# I actually meant business daily, Monday – Friday.

YOU Can Bring These Dreams To Life— Nonprofit Blog Carnival

Getting Attention

Welcome to the Nonprofit Blog Carniva l round-up for January. Empish Thomas shares his dream to change public perception of what it means to be visually impaired (soon to be published in the blog of Atlanta’s Center for the Visually Impaired). My dad, Manny Schwartz, together with Martin Luther King, Jr., Words to live by!

Newsletter and Blog Post Ideas for Summer

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Need some new ideas for your newsletter, blog, or social media? Consider one of these five summer-inspired themes: 1) Summer Heat.

Forget the Media Kit, Create a Toolkit

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

In the not-so-distant past, that answer was easy: you wanted to reach the media. Guest Bloggers Media RelationsPeter Panepento. Kristina.

Social Media Productivity Tools for Nonprofits

J Campbell Social Marketing

For a social media manager at a nonprofit organization, those phrases may seem incredibly elusive. Be efficient. Keep on task. Conclusion.

How Does Your Nonprofit Compare In the Blogging Economy?

J Campbell Social Marketing

million people blog on blogging sites. 23% of time spent on the Internet is on blogs and social networks. Did you know that: 6.7

Blog Posts Needed: Sharing Progress, Communicating Accomplishments

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

In August, we here at Nonprofit Marketing Guide will be hosting the latest edition of the Nonprofit Blog Carnival. Getting the media interested in a milestone. Write a post on your own blog or an article on your website. For example, this month Joanne Fritz at About.com compiled 18 posts all about year-end fundraising.

5 Ways to Tackle Your Nonprofit’s Fear of Social Media

J Campbell Social Marketing

Starting out on social media can be a scary proposition for many nonprofits. Remember: There shouldn’t be a “social media person”.

[Guest Post] 3 Changes You Should Make To Your Nonprofit Blog Right Now

Fundraising Coach

I’ve asked him to share what he’d recommend for your nonprofit blog. 3 Changes You Should Make To Your Nonprofit Blog Right Now.

4 Ways to Use Social Media to Strengthen Donor Relationships

J Campbell Social Marketing

People of all generations are online and using social media platforms. How can you bring your donors into the kitchen – using social media?

Reader Questions: What are the best fundraising blogs & books?

Wild Woman Fundraising

writing a blog and also helping fundraise for the Resource Center in Chicago , a nonprofit that. BEST FUNDRAISING BLOGS! Really. Welcome!

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Presenting 10 Imaginary Nonprofit Blogs

Wild Woman Fundraising

Welcome to my post about imaginary nonprofit blogs! Feel free to write your own imaginary blogs in the comments! What would you say?

Nonprofit Blogging Best Practices: Why Your Nonprofit Needs a Blog and How to Create a Great One

J Campbell Social Marketing

The topic will be Nonprofit Blogging Best Practices: Why Your Nonprofit Needs a Blog and How to Create a Great One. Register Now! Tweet.

Julia’s Nonprofit Social Media Checklist

J Campbell Social Marketing

I’m speaking at the Essex County Community Foundation’s Institute for Trustees on March 22 , and the topic is “Online Marketing & Social Media: What a Board Member Needs to Know” If you’ve seen me speak, you know I cram in a ton of information into my sessions, and this one is just one hour.

How to Use Social Media for Fundraising [PODCAST + FREE WEBINAR]

J Campbell Social Marketing

You will also hear about best practices in the sector and specific tips on measuring the ROI of social media for your nonprofit. Listen below.

Relief—Your Social Media Decision Guide (No Charge)

Getting Attention

There’s little doubt that social media should be a part of your communications mix, but what should you be using it for, and how?

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Blogs vs. Facebook for Nonprofits

ImpactMax

Over the past few months, I’ve helped a couple nonprofit clients who are ready to move into social media decide whether to go with a blog or Facebook. (I’ll If you truly don’t have the staff time to blog at least once a week or make a Facebook update twice a week, you shouldn’t be considering either medium.

6 Reasons Your Nonprofit May Not Be Ready For Social Media

J Campbell Social Marketing

The most important social media platforms for nonprofits are Facebook (95%), Twitter (64%), YouTube (38%), and LinkedIn (26%). Why or why not?

What #SaveMarketBasket Can Teach Nonprofits About Social Media & Inspiring Passion

J Campbell Social Marketing

Once the story started receiving national attention, social media channels were all a-buzz. It’s where everyone I know shops for their food.

Challenge: Can You Name Two Blogs That Get You To Think?

SocialButterfly

This includes blogs. tweeted that she was working on a blog post highlighting blogs to read in 2011.

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Social media definitions, categories, and top tools of 2016

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

I was recently asked by a client to update an informational section on their website that dealt with the basics of the current social media landscape. Social Media tools and applications continue to grow in both popularity and usage. Top Social Media Tools. Social Media Characteristics. Social Media Categories.

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Call for Submissions: Healthcare Social Media Review #21

SocialButterfly

How can social media support prevention and wellness? You may know of a number of initiatives using social media for health promotion.

When your employees go too far on social media…

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Issue: Derogatory remarks about employer posted on blog. Issue: Care-home employee blogged about residents. Alberta v. Grievance).

Nonprofit Blog Carnival: Sharing Progress and Communicating Accomplishments

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Welcome to the August edition of the Nonprofit Blog Carnival! We recently shared Getting the Media Interested in a Milestone with Dallas CASA on our blog. Nonprofit Blog Carnival Nonprofit CommunicationsWe’re glad you’re here. Annual Reports. Dashboards and Metrics. Examples from Organizations.

This Blog is on Hiatus

Social Media Bird Brain

With the abundance of very good social media advice and information available now, my own efforts seem superfluous. I'm leaving the blog up for at least another year, since some people may still find a few of the posts relevant. This is good timing, since I have begun to devote my energies to my fiction and creative nonfiction writing.

Social Media Q & A

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

When writing blog posts, I am asked to always link it back to our organization so it is the focus. I know you said stick with the page. Trivia?

Setting Up a Social Media Listening Dashboard

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

One very popular use of the dashboard concept is to monitor social media conversations about your organizations and issues. Christina Johns.

21 Social Media Tips for Nonprofits from Top Experts

Fundraising Coach

And I love social media. But nonprofits don’t always “get” social media. Use Social Media for New Work. Share.

7 Ways Social Media Makes Nonprofits Better

J Campbell Social Marketing

A version of this post originally appeared on the GiftWorks Guest Blog. Social media values stories. I say it can. Online! Tweet.

Freebie: Social Media Cheatsheet

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It also has a quick reference guide for the Six G’s of Social Media Marketing. Happy Holidays! Do be: Genuine. Generous. Grateful. Grabby.

#INTERVIEW: Debra Askanase, Socialbrite.org Strategist, Offers Useful Advice To Nonprofits Using Social Media

Non Profit Marketing 360

Debra Askanase, founder of Community Organizer 2.0 , is an “engagement strategist” who consults with nonprofit organizations on digital media.