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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.

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!

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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Six Different Kinds of Nonprofit Blogs

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I first published these six categories of nonprofit blogs way back in 2008. As I said back then, I certainly think you can mix and match blog types, and I bet most successful blogs do. The News Blog. If you are big into social bookmarking or curating, this may be a good fit for you. The Advocacy Blog.

Nonprofit Blog Carnival – Celebrating your nonprofit cause

Fundraising Coach

Photo courtesy of Chris Gorski used under Creative Commons licence It is my pleasure to be hosting the February Nonprofit Blog Carnival! link].

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 to use a blog to generate planned giving gifts.

iMarketSmart

And that makes sense because blogs are a cost-effective way to tell stories and build a consistent emotional connection with constituents.

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.

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.

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!

3 Realistic Social Media New Year’s Resolutions for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here are a few suggestions for starting something good for your social media practice in 2017. I apologize for the headline (and the macarons).

How to Reduce the Bounce Rate on Your Nonprofit Blog

EveryAction

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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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.

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.

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.,

[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.

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?

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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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.

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.

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

SocialButterfly

But when it comes to learning about social change, I learn best from those that challenge me to think. This includes blogs.

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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.

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.

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”.

4 Ways to Use Social Media to Strengthen Donor Relationships

J Campbell Social Marketing

Your donors ages 74+ are the fastest-growing demographic on social networks. 73% of online adults use at least one social networking site daily!

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.

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.

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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6 Reasons Your Nonprofit May Not Be Ready For Social Media

J Campbell Social Marketing

Nonprofits are jumping on social channels in greater numbers. Here are 6 reasons that your nonprofit may not be ready for social media.

Social Cognitive Theory for Social Marketing Research and Practice

Social Marketing and Social Change

As social marketers and change agents, our theories drive how we understand and describe problems and propose and test different solutions to them.

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.

Integrating Social Data into Decision Making (5 Free Tools)

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Active Social Media Accounts: 2.1 Trends in Social Media Governance and HR. Social Media Monitoring Tools Billion. Billion.

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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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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.

7 Ways to Use Social Media for Social Good

Getting Attention

That’s why I was excited to learn about “Using Social Media for Social Good,&# a live discussion (a.k.a. Interact.

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).

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?

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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