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You HAVE Your Killer App: Your Website

Getting Attention

But by now, for many of us, the role of social media has been moved back to the infield, with your website sticking hard at home base.

3 tips to dramatically increase website donations

Wild Woman Fundraising

When they come to your website, how can you help them take the leap and give to you? The CSO Website is really good at this. OF COURSE!

3 Powerful Tools to Help You Optimize Your Nonprofit Website

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Want to make your website better? Or, you can refine and test your own website. What tools do you use to optimize your website?

Do you really need to buy a planned giving website?


You don’t need to buy a planned giving website. I prefer not to call them websites. But they aren’t websites. Never?

February’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival: Going Beyond Resolutions

J Campbell Social Marketing

What is a Nonprofit Blog Carnival? The Nonprofit Blog Carnival is a monthly round-up of blog posts on topics for people like you, at nonprofits.

How to get tons more traffic for your nonprofit blog

Wild Woman Fundraising

When I first started blogging to build an audience for my book, I read Yaro Starak’s blog. So in 2010, that is what I did.

10 Tips to Improve Your Nonprofit Website

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Here are just a few tips on making your website more effective: 1. Include social sharing links on every page of your nonprofit website. Look at your website from the visitor''s perspective. If you were a first-time visitor to your website, would you understand the mission of your organization? Connect to your blog.

Is your nonprofit website open for business?

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Is your nonprofit website sending the right message to potential donors? Is the last post on your nonprofit’s blog from 2012?

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. Write a post on your own blog or an article on your website. The Carnival is a round-up of recent posts — like a “best of” — on a particular topic. What to Write About. Annual reports.

[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.

Blogs vs. Facebook for Nonprofits


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.

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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Managing Content on the National Wildlife Federation’s Website

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Ever wonder how national nonprofits with hundreds of staff manage all that content on their websites? Love the daily blogging? Great!

Are Print, Email, Website and Social Media Equally Time Consuming?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

This chart shows a weighted average where 2 is “a limited amount of time” and 3 is a “moderate amount of time.”

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.

Creating Website Content: What Do Your Visitors Really Want?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I originally wrote this article as a guest post on the Nonprofit Technology Network’s blog , but just realized I hadn’t shared it with you, so here it is! Your website is out there for all to see. So how can you create website content that all kinds of potential visitors will find interesting and engaging? Trust me.

Nonprofit Blog Carnival: Sharing Progress and Communicating Accomplishments

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Welcome to the August edition of the Nonprofit Blog Carnival! The Foundation Center shared their annual report interactive website. 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.

7 Places You Can Get a Free Fundraising Website

Fundraiser Ideas

One of these resources is a free fundraising website platform. The following are seven of my favorite free fundraising websites. #1: This free fundraising website, , is super easy. Once your site is up, you can blog to let your donators know how your fundraiser is going, and what your organization is doing.

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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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Single biggest mistake made in nonprofit blogging

Get Fully Funded

and will be speaking on Tuesday about fundraising with blogs. I’ve been looking for good examples of nonprofit blogs to share in my presentation and along the way, I’ve noticed something that I want to share with you. So, if you’re a nonprofit blogger, go now and have a look at your blog. Quick!

How to Ask for Donations on Your Website

Fundraising 123

In terms of raising money online, your website has the most potential with two groups of donors: new donors and impulse givers. When these newbies visit your website, what do they see? How about your website's navigation: Is it intuitive? How do you introduce yourself (your organization)? Any photos? Show where the moolah goes.

Six Tips on How To Make Your Website Pinterest Friendly

Diva Marketing Blog

Rather reminds me of the days of when blogs were called journals or diaries. With very basic website tactics. . Pinterest. Pinterest.

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Nonprofit Newsletter Trends and Tips – Nonprofit Blog Carnival

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Welcome to this month’s edition of the Nonprofit Blog Carnival , where we are looking at trends in nonprofit newsletters.

Website Design: What’s In, What’s Out

Non Profit Marketing 360

Nonprofit design Graphic design Information Graphic websiteWhat’s in?

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Nonprofit Storyteller of the Week – Women for Women International

J Campbell Social Marketing

Using the hashtag #SheInspiresMe , WfWI encourages people everywhere to share personal stories of women who inspire them, and why. Convinced yet?

13 signs your website is out of date

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Do you have the website equivalent of scrunchies and shoulder pads? oops, I have that on this blog). Photo from Bellasugar.

Diva Marketing Blog Acquired. Almost! Part I

Diva Marketing Blog

Girlfriend, I must admit it is a heady experience to be singled out from all the millions of marketing blogs to swim with the big fish.

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

Wild Woman Fundraising

In 2007, WildlifeDirect had seven blogs, each written about a specific animal by a conservation professional in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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Watch out for bad website developers!

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

There’s a must-read post over at Kivi Leroux Miller’s blog on how less than scrupulous website developers hurt nonprofit clients by making it hard to update websites, add fresh content and otherwise do things easily for themselves. She specifically notes the importance of developers: 1. Read the full post here.

9 Ways to Make Your Next Website Really, Really Good

Mission Minded

Do you think your organization’s website isn’t your job? Since your website can help you raise more money, recruit more volunteers and gather momentum for your mission, making sure it’s top-notch is the job of nearly everyone at your organization – including you. So read on. And make sure to influence, if not lead, the [.].

8 Ways Nonprofits Can Implement A Mobile Strategy

J Campbell Social Marketing

Fundraising : A 2012 Pew Internet study found that 50% of donors are already using mobile devices to access nonprofit websites and emails.

Want more attention for your cause? How can you create a popular blog?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Blogging. I’m talking about blogging. Should your nonprofit have a blog? Take our 4 week e-course, Charity Blogging Gold.

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5 Tips For Increasing Traffic to Your Nonprofit’s Website

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They'll help raise your nonprofit website's visibility with search engines so that people will find your site much more easily. More importantly, it helps you easily create meta titles and descriptions for each blog post or page you put up. That's why it's a good idea to have a blog that you post to on a regular basis.

Happy Birthday!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Happy Birthday to my blog! Presenting 10 imaginary nonprofit blogs. 3 Tips to Dramatically increase website donations. CONFLICT!

A primer on how to use color well on your website

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

One of my favorite blogs, Branded Out Loud , has an excellent primer on your online color choices. Here’s what I learned: 1.

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Hey Slacker, high five!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Enclosed: A picture of me in the middle of writing an incredibly important blog post. Nonprofit Website Engagement Ladder! Uh huh.

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1 simple change to make your blog comments stand out

Fundraising Coach

Commenting on blogs is a great way to grow your online community and to make connections with people. Blog comment basics. c) Marc A.


9 experts weigh in on quite possibly the worst nonprofit mobile friendly advice ever

Fundraising Coach

Just over a week ago, I saw this tweet from a self-proclaimed "social media expert": #Google is requesting all websites are mobile friendly by April.

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Live Blogging from Cause Marketing Forum – Day 2

Selfish Giving

The CMF website has been upgraded, it has an interesting blog and active Twitter handle. You can find her slides here. Great job, Kami!

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