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#Social Networking: Netflix Losing Control of Social-Network Goodwill

Non Profit Marketing 360

Netflix runs the risk of enduring a social-media backlash akin to that endured by BP during last year’s terrible oil-platform disaster and leak.

Should You Feed Your Blog to Facebook?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I use Hootsuite to automatically send new blog posts to both Twitter and Facebook. Love the daily blogging? So we have our answer! Great!

Email: the original social network

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

There was a great post in ClickZ this week that points out that email is “social.&# The post was a reaction to all the debate about email vs. social networking. Done right, email is just as personal, conversational and bond-building as social networking. I was so touched, I blogged about it.

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.

How to Reduce the Bounce Rate on Your Nonprofit Blog


Imagine you’ve written a great post for your nonprofit blog -- we’re talking awesome title and everything. And after sharing it with your subscribers + across your social networks, you’ve finally got visitors coming to your post + reading it. bounce rates nonprofit blog Great! Then what? Or do they just bounce?

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Are Shorter Facebook Posts Better? NPR Analyzes 3,000 Posts to Find Out

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

NPR’s analysis matches up with Buffer and SumAll’s 2014 study on the optimal length for social media updates. Source: [link].

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BOOKMARK THIS: Big List of Twitter Chats for Nonprofits (Chat Tools, Too!)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Don’t forget to promote your chat LIKE A BOSS (Twitter, blog, Facebook, email list, website, chat directories [listed below]). p/6K8pMh.

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Social Media Takeovers: 6 Nonprofits That Gave It Up for Good (PLUS: 6 Tips for Getting it Right)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here are 6 tips for executing a social media takeover of your own. Broaden your network. Image Source: Maybe.

Marketing Beyond The Blog Buzz

Diva Marketing Blog

I wondered how different my point of view about blogs was back in the day versus today. 10 + 1 Blog Take Aways -- from 2005.

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Nonprofits @ the Oscars: How to Photobomb, Newsjack and Steal the Spotlight at the Academy Awards

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Blog Posts. Oscars past and present, and film in general, are fair game for blog posts in Oscar season. The 88th Academy Awards air Feb.

Should Your Nonprofit Use Pinterest?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Hi Kivi, Thank you for all your helpful tools – webinars , blog posts , mixed links , etc. Should your nonprofit be using Pinterest?

Mixed Link for Nonprofit Marketers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Creative Ideas Mixed Links Nonprofit Blog Carnival nptech Social Networking We''ve Moved! Update your Reader Now. We''ve Moved!

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#SM4NP: Are Pinterest & Part Of Your Social-Network Arsenal?

Non Profit Marketing 360

Staying up-to-date with developments in the social-networking world is no easy task. photos, for instance ? later this week.

Charity: Water versus and the Tide of Social Media Storytelling (#npcomm Showdown)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Contributing writer Antionette Kerr is back with another edition, this time on social media storytelling and some bonus tips on Snapchat. Kivi.

#DEVELOPMENT: Social-Networking Is Good, But Conversation-Building Is Better

Non Profit Marketing 360

Difficult to say that social networks have already grown to be mature means of communication. Don’t try to reach everyone.

Facebook for Fundraising: Worth It or Waste of Time?

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Few organizations can effectively utilize more than one social media channel, at least to start. Your organization’s free Facebook ride is over!

#SOCIALMEDIA: It’s OK To Say ‘No’ To Your Social Networks

Non Profit Marketing 360

The fact is, you won’t upset anyone: followers of social networks can feel just as overwhelmed as the producers of content on social media.

CASE STUDY: How MomsRising Uses Hashtags to Help Meet Its Mission

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

For #wellnesswed, we began in October 2012, with a weekly Wellness Wed series on the blog before that. Image credit:

#Public Media: Netflix Losing Control of Social-Network Goodwill

Non Profit Marketing 360

Netflix runs the risk of enduring a social-media backlash akin to that endured by BP during last year’s terrible oil-platform disaster and leak.

Facebook Ads – Are They Right For Your Nonprofit?

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A successful “conversion” could be signing up for your email newsletter, subscribing to your blog, or making an online donation.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

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Deciding What the American Red Cross Tweets

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Love the daily blogging? Junction C Nonprofit Communications nptech Publication Management Social NetworkingGreat!

#CIVICS: Nonprofits Should Watch Their Politics On Their Social Networks

Non Profit Marketing 360

Nevertheless, overtly partisan tweets and blog posts could jeopardize that organization’s 501(c)3 status. Darya V. Pollak and Christian G.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The September Nonprofit Blog Carnival on better websites is up at The Duck Call. Social Media. Happy Friday! Vote now ! Data Gathering.

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How Nonprofits Can Use Facebook Groups

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Love the daily blogging? Nonprofit Communications Social Networking community facebookDoing that would also slow down the process.

Social Media Means Everyone is a Spokesperson

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

That’s the topic of tomorrow’s webinar, Creating a Social Media Policy for Your Nonprofit (Thursday, February 24, 2011). THIS MONTH.

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.

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. Nonprofit Communications Social Networking

A word from The Networked Nonprofit: People are partners, not ATMs!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Want social proof that your nonprofit should have an online presence? This story is from the Networked Nonprofit. So guess what?

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Key Findings on Nonprofit Social Media, Email and Online Fundraising

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Social reach up, email response rates down. Explore multi-channel communication and engaging with supporters via social media.

Ready for Anything: Don’t Forget the Tech!

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Kyla Cromer is a web writer and editor with experience in social media, site administration, and consulting for nonprofits. Kyla Cromer. Great!

What Nonprofits Need to Know about Facebook Promoted Posts

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We wanted to get the scoop, so Network for Good’s Katya Andresen turned to Facebook expert, John Haydon. As you know, you have to do many things right to be truly effective on social media. For more insight, check out John’s video on getting the most out of promoted posts and a blog post on extending your Facebook reach.

How can nonprofits monitor their online reputations?

Wild Woman Fundraising

According to The Agitator blog and Forrester research , (the industry standard on measuring social media) there are five stages of social media.

How Small Nonprofits Can Raise Money on Facebook

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I still firmly believe that fundraising should not be your primary goal for using Facebook and social media. Love the daily blogging?

Making Quirky Communications Work at DC Central Kitchen

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Love the daily blogging? How often they strive to add content to their website, Facebook, and Twitter. IFRAME Embed for Youtube. Great!

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators and Fundraisers

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We’ve got some great social media and communications posts today. Love the daily blogging? Welcome to another round of Mixed Links!

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Managing Social Media at the Foundation Center

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Junction C Nonprofit Communications nptech Publication Management Social Networkingwhile maintaining the voice of the national office.

How to Get Retweeted

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

This has to be used sparingly or you’ll quickly drain your social equity account. How would someone like Shel Silverstein tweet ?

Nonprofits and Social Networking Tools

Blue Sky Collaborative

From the Chronicle of Philanthropy blog [link] "Nonprofit Groups Outpace Businesses in Adopting Social-Networking Tools. Although it pains me to respond to a post on the Chronicle's soporific blog, i do think this time they've posted about an interesting

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?