How to Promote Your #GivingTuesday Campaign To Get More Buzz

J Campbell Social Marketing

How to Promote Your #GivingTuesday Campaign to Get More Buzz from Julia Campbell. The post How to Promote Your #GivingTuesday Campaign To Get More Buzz appeared first on marketing for the modern nonprofit. Do you want to raise more money and connect with more supporters this year on the global day of giving, #GivingTuesday? This year #GivingTuesday is December 3, and it’s never too early to start planning for a successful campaign!

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Direct Mail Buzzes

The Agitator

I’ve noticed a few good items regarding direct mail lately that I’m sharing today. First up from Target Marketing is Paul Bobnak’s collection of The 6 Best Direct Mail Teasers of 2016. Gotta get that letter noticed and open folks! Here are the two probably most relevant for Agitator readers, from Consumer Reports and The Sierra Club. Paul explains his picks here. OK, so now you’ve gotten your letter open. What does the ‘stuff’ on the inside need.

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Taking Your Nonprofit Events from Snooze-Fest to Buzz-Worthy – Tips & Tools

J Campbell Social Marketing

Three more tips to make your event buzz worthy. The post Taking Your Nonprofit Events from Snooze-Fest to Buzz-Worthy – Tips & Tools appeared first on marketing for the modern nonprofit. Welcome to the second episode of Nonprofit Social Media Nerds , where we discuss and demo social media tools, tech, tips, and tricks.

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Free Buzz monitoring Tools

Search Marketing for Nonprofits

I wanted to share with everyone the buzz monitoring tools I’ve discovered and think are useful. Tagged: buzz, buzz monitoring, online monitoring, social media analytics, social media monitoring. Tags: Flickr MySpace Social media marketing YouTube facebook twitter buzz buzz monitoring online monitoring social media analytics social media monitoring This list assumes that you’ve set up Google and Yahoo Alerts and are looking for the next step.

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Marketing Beyond The Blog Buzz

Diva Marketing Blog

Marketing Beyond The Blog Buzz. Within the past week three people from three different industries (advertising, internal branding and higher education) asked me to contribute to posts they were writing about blogs. . Of course I was honored by their requests. However, what was especially interesting to me was every person was concerned (in varing degrees) about the viablity and longevity of blogs in a world of social network clutter. .

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AFP 2012: Buzz of a Turning Tide

JCA Insights

There was a real buzz at the AFP show this year. After some really challenging years in which the recession, corporate mergers and the devastation of endowments had put nonprofits in survival mode, the tide has clearly turned. Many of the exhibitors reported that business has been really good this past year and their pipelines are continuing to build. It’s clear that we’re on the upswing and the worst is well behind us.

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5 Quick Social Media Tips to Create Buzz Before #GivingTuesday

J Campbell Social Marketing

The post 5 Quick Social Media Tips to Create Buzz Before #GivingTuesday appeared first on JCSM. Giving Tuesday is just one week away! Love it or hate it, the truth is that this wildly popular international day of giving and giving back will most certainly generate record amounts of press coverage, website clicks, and donations to charities small and large. Not sure if you should carry out a campaign this year?

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How to Generate Buzz via Social Media: Real Life Dos and Don'ts

Getting Attention

Now there's help: I partnered with NTEN ED Holly Ross to share guidelines and case studies on using social media tools to build buzz (and reach) via this webinar for the Communications Network. I recommend you take an hour out to make sure your social media buzz building is all it can be. Has this happened to your organization: You experimented with social media tools and found that nothing happened at all? If so, you're not alone.

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What Your Small Nonprofit Can Learn From the Sharknado Twitter Storm

Social Media Bird Brain

buzz small nonprofits cable tv social media sharknado publicity nonprofit Twitter brand rebelmouse Did I jump on a meme bandwagon? Please - if that were the case, I''d be doing a post on the royal baby. Nope; what we got here is a kind of failure to communicate. This wacky movie about sharks falling from the sky got so much Twitter press I heard even one U.S. Congressman hoped a vote wouldn''t delay his being able to watch it. So what was the end result of all this hype?

Create Buzz Around Your Fundraising Event

The Biddery Blog

How to create an annual charity event that will be anticipated each year, increase your membership and raise more money? Think long term. Find an over-arching theme that can be played upon for 5-10 years. Each year should build up the next. Use a Theme that is a exciting, even a little sexy. Choose a unique theme which encourages involvement. You'll be surprised how easy it is to involve your guests with a theme or competition. Check back often for new ideas including themes for your next event

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The Social Round-Up

SocialButterfly

Buzz vs. Facebook vs. MySpace vs Twitter –Jeremiah Owyang does it again and offers a strong breakdown of these four platforms. Being an e-book reader myself and seeing the expanding number of communication platforms (hello Google Buzz), this article is worth the time to take in and meditate on the value of content and the future role of content vetting and control (via consumers, publishers or media producers).

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Charmin Raises $50,000 For Charity Via Celeb-Designed Toilet Seats

Blue Sky Collaborative

Companies are incorporating their giving into their marketing and simultaneously generating "Buzz" The handout days are over so nonprofits should take note when they approach companies. Yet another example of a new age in Corporate Social Responsibility. Propose something creative

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Charmin Raises $50,000 For Charity Via Celeb-Designed Toilet Seats

Blue Sky Collaborative

Companies are incorporating their giving into their marketing and simultaneously generating "Buzz" The handout days are over so nonprofits should take note when they approach companies. Yet another example of a new age in Corporate Social Responsibility. Propose something creative

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5 Predictions for the Nonprofit Sector in the 2010s

Blue Sky Collaborative

They are based on data, conversations with Executive Directors, and buzz. What would a blog post be this week without predictions? Here are mine. Sponsorships will become even more difficult to get than they are now. With the wealth.

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How to Use Social Media to Maximize Your #GivingTuesday Campaigns

J Campbell Social Marketing

How to Promote Your #GivingTuesday Campaign To Get More Buzz. Giving Tuesday is just around the corner! Wondering how to use social media to best stand out? Your campaign has 24 hours to make the most of this global movement to promote generosity. Giving Tuesday success depends on a great promotions plan – and that includes social media. In this webinar, I provided insider tips and tactics to bring the power of social to your campaign.

5 Predictions for the Nonprofit Sector in the 2010s

Blue Sky Collaborative

They are based on data, conversations with Executive Directors, and buzz. What would a blog post be this week without predictions? Here are mine. Sponsorships will become even more difficult to get than they are now. With the wealth.

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10 Ways to Participate in #GivingTuesdayNow Without Asking for Money

J Campbell Social Marketing

How to Promote Your #GivingTuesday Campaign To Get More Buzz. You may have heard the news! In response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19, GivingTuesday is hosting #GivingTuesdayNow , a global day of giving and unity, set to take place on May 5, 2020. It is not mandatory for nonprofits to raise money on this day or to even participate at all. It may not be for everyone.

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Your Official #19NTC Local's Guide to Portland

EveryAction

From white tablecloth restaurants to buzzing food truck collectives, a huge variety of high-quality fresh food is available across the city. We’re eagerly packing our bags, and can’t wait to see our nonprofit friends and family from around the country at this year’s Nonprofit Technology Conference in Portland, Oregon.

Should My Nonprofit Start a #GivingTuesdayNow Campaign on May 5?

J Campbell Social Marketing

So they decided to create a Countdown Toolkit and a calendar of virtual events that begin on May 5th, complete with graphics and social media posts, to let people know that #KYGives20 is approaching and to build buzz and excitement. I’ve seen this question a lot lately – Should my nonprofit start a #GivingTuesdayNow campaign? There is a lot of uncertainty right now, and even more questions: What if we already have a campaign launched?

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5 Ways to Improve Your Nonprofit Fundraising On Facebook

J Campbell Social Marketing

All of this buzz and excitement around Facebook fundraising got me thinking – what are small nonprofits to do? You can also create buzz and get more exposure for the fundraiser, because live videos are watched 10x more than videos that are not live, and engaged with at a rate of 5x more.

The Road to the Big Easy: EveryAction at #18NTC

EveryAction

Booth Buzz. As our team settles into post-conference life, we're looking back at a whirlwind of a week spent in beautiful New Orleans for one of our favorite nonprofit conferences: the 2018 Nonprofit Technology Conference. Here's a recap of all the fun! Fortunately, we snapped a picture of our booth before the crowds assembled.

Read This and You’ll Think It All Makes Sense

Non Profit Marketing 360

On a similar theme, see for yourself what all the buzz is about regarding the “10 fresh realities of the Digital Age,” a slide presentation by Lee Rainie, Director of the Pew Internet Project. It’s not easy to keep up with the new digital media, much less understand it. But this provocative article in Ad Age , by Doug Levy and Bob Garfield, offers a look at the big picture.

Media Relations Without Reporters?!?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Generate unconventional media buzz to get reporters to come to you. If you are…. Tired of begging for media coverage. Wondering how to engage social media activists and citizen journalists. Or wanting more control over telling your own stories. Then I have some good news! You don’t have to rely on journalists to cover your nonprofit and hope they get your story right.

5 Reasons Your Online Fundraising Campaign Isn’t Raising Money

J Campbell Social Marketing

Create buzz around the campaign. Any seasoned fundraiser knows that having a great idea and just putting it out in the world isn’t necessarily enough to rake in the revenue. . Once you have planned and launched your online fundraising campaign, what happens now? What if people aren’t responding, engaging, and making donations? . How do you revamp and rework your dying campaign to make it more successful? .

With a BIG event, it’s all about the little things.

A Small Change

That said, we can really bolster the likelihood of most folks coming away from an event talking about our agencies and cause, full of energy and buzz, and, open to meeting with us as a result of follow up if we simply knock their socks off. Galas. Extravaganzas. Auctions. You insert the action here – A-thons.

A Facebook Champ

A Small Change

Super easy and creates buzz. So, I think this social media thing is sticking around. Actually, it’s almost difficult to remember a time when a regular barrage of thoughts, videos, meals, reflections, events, parenting snafus, rants, groups, and other posts ranging from the really important to painfully unimportant were not frequently shared with us. Let’s face it, social media (Facebook is the frontrunner today) are part of our lives now.

Quick Guide to Launching a Two-Week Social Media Marketing Campaign

J Campbell Social Marketing

The first day of the campaign will have the most buzz and momentum because people love something new. This is a small excerpt from my book, How to Build and Mobilize a Social Media Community for Your Nonprofit in 90 Days, out now! .

By 2010 Yahoo Homepage will Integrate Facebook

Search Marketing for Nonprofits

A very smart move and one that will create more traffic from the Yahoo homepage to other parts of the Yahoo property I would predict…maybe a spike in people using Yahoo Buzz? Tagged: facebook, Yahoo.

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Social Media For Events And Campaigns … Done Right.

The Agitator

Without question, social media creates heaps of buzz for campaigns and makes events a lot more interactive and fun. Anyone who has been following the Ice Bucket Challenge campaign knows that social media has become an integral part of fundraising events and campaigns. But it can be pretty hit and miss.

Never too late for New Year’s resolutions….

A Small Change

I will blog here, and use #ascblog @infosmallchange to try and create some buzz for us good folks out there trying to raise money for amazing causes and am sincerely hoping you will too. Oh boy. Here it is. For those of you whose fiscal years close in December, my hope is that y’all got to celebrate meeting or exceeding your fundraising goals, and that you threw a party and savored the success a few days at least, before diving back in.

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The Keys to Fundraising on Foursquare

Fundraising 123

Following SXSWi though, Frogloop questioned if apps like Foursquare are a novelty or buzz worthy , particularly for nonprofits. More Resources: FourSquare: Novelty or Buzz Worthy? “If 2009 was the year of the "tweet", 2010 is the year of the "check-in", said Joe Waters, Director of Cause and Event Marketing at Boston Medical Center on this weeks Live Discussion over at the Chronicle of Philanthrop y.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Canva shares 10 tactics for launching on social media and generating buzz, inspired by companies who’ve done it [with free templates]. Welcome to a slightly later than normal edition of Mixed Links… As part of a major ongoing study, Sea Change would like to hear from communicators to gain their perspective on creating harmonious and effective relationships across departments.

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You CAN Have It All

Getting Attention

Just back from Austin and this year’s NTEN Conference (#15NTC) , and I’m buzzing with energy from all I learned and those I met. Guest blogger Stephanie Bowen leads communications and marketing for Mobile Alliance for Maternal Action (MAMA). Howdy y’all! But about halfway through the conference, I felt totally depleted… I was stressed by balancing my work responsibilities, things back home and the many choices I had before me in Austin.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Join me then… There is lots of buzz about influencer marketing right now. The Hound. Auburn, AL. Ready for a fresh batch of Mixed Links? Beth Kanter wants to know Is Influencer Marketing Part of Your Nonprofit’s Social Media Strategy in 2018? Use these Tips for Creating a Stellar “About Us” Page for Your Website. Want to start creating videos for social media? Hootsuite has The 4 Key Ingredients of a Perfect Social Video.

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Using Buy One, Give One in Cause Marketing, #3

Cause Related Marketing

TOMS has never advertised heavily, but so great was the buzz that TOMS generated that its founder, Blake Mycoskie, was featured in TV ad on the left for AT&T.I've The grand-daddy of all buy one, give one (BOGO) cause marketing is TOMS Shoes, which I've profiled in the past. TOMS gives away a pair of its alpargatas-style shoes when your buy a pair.

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The Essential Guide to Nonprofit Live Streaming Video: How nonprofits can use live videos to strengthen relationships with donors, members, and supporters

J Campbell Social Marketing

Create buzz for your live stream. What a… time we are living in. (I I wanted to avoid using the words unprecedented, uncertain, and disruptive.). You have emailed me and messaged me some of your stories about what is going on with your organizations, and it’s heart-breaking. . But many, if not most, of the stories are inspiring. Some are sharing silver linings, and many of you are positive that you will emerge intact and even stronger than before. .

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

John Haydon shows you How to Use a Social Media Committee to Create Buzz for Your Non-Profit. Everyone ready to end this week with some Mixed Links? Here’s what I have picked out for you this week… Need help getting started with email campaigns? Take a look at Email Marketing Best Practices: How to Create a Campaign from Scratch. Hootsuite shows you How to Write Effective CTAs on Social Media. Is content marketing a new role for you?

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Resource Roundup

Get Fully Funded

Nancy Schwartz has a great piece on using Facebook to get the buzz going for your nonprofit. Here are some great blog posts from around the ‘net. If you don’t read anything else, read Kivi’s post about her holiday donation experiment. There are lots of lessons to be learned here! link]. Jeff Brooks has a great article in Fundraising Success magazine called “When Goofus and Gallant Raise Funds&#. link].

Navigating the Media Relations Trifecta of Earned, Paid, and Owned Media

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Generate unconventional media buzz to get reporters to come to you. Are you… Tired of begging for media coverage? Wondering how to engage social media activists and citizen journalists? Or wanting more control over telling your own stories? The good news is you don’t have to rely on journalists to cover your nonprofit and hope they get your story right.

How to Build An Army of Online Brand Ambassadors

J Campbell Social Marketing

What are some creative ways that you can build buzz and spread the word about your nonprofit on the cheap? On Tuesday I was pleased to present a webinar with Nonprofit Webinars (a service of 4Good) on the topic: How to Build An Army of Online Brand Ambassadors , part of their Tech Tuesdays series. The slides are here: How to Build An Army of Online Brand Ambassadors from Julia Campbell. Nonprofits are strapped for resources – staff time is minimal and marketing budgets are nonexistent.

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How to Get More People At Your Nonprofit Event Using Facebook

J Campbell Social Marketing

Having a multichannel approach to promoting and advertising the event is sure to garner more attendees and more buzz. 8) Build up buzz. Fundraising and cultivation events are a vital piece of the puzzle for many nonprofits, large and small. In-person events are a great way to energize supporters and connect directly with donors and volunteers. The challenge with holding a vibrant and successful event lies in the marketing and promotion of the event.

Friday the 13th Entertainment: Two TED talks and 10 trends you NEED to know about

ImpactMax

Here are two TED talks that will raise your spirits and get you excited, and 10 trends to get your brain buzzing. All of these are relevant to the work of nonprofits and foundations! Watch this TED talk first—it’s Tim Berners-Lee on the next stage of development for the Web–from documents to data. (He’s He’s the guy who invented the World Wide Web.).

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4 Ways Colleges Use Technology To Increase Campus Engagement

EveryAction

Due to the viral nature of Facebook events, they have the capability of generating much more buzz and excitement than a simple web-based RSVP form. In this blog series, we'll be focusing on how Higher Educational Institutions use technology to communicate with and engage their students and alumni. First up, we're covering the Student Activities office - stay tuned to hear about Admissions, Alumni Engagement, and more!