The Temporality of Digital Knowledge and Copyright Bozos

The Nonprofit Consultant

Pam suggests downloading and saving the information you need, rather than rely on bookmarks or tags, but acknowledges the ethical problems regarding copyrights. I also found Pam's posting relevant in relation to a book I'm reading currently, called Freedom of Expression®: Overzealous Copyright Bozos and Other Enemies of Creativity by Kembrew McLeod (follow the title link for a free pdf download or instructions for ordering in print).

#Interview: Michael Stein, Author, Blogger, & Veteran Nonprofit Technology Strategist

Non Profit Marketing 360

I’m always encouraging smaller groups to get creative and to try different things. You don’t need an agency to do that, you just need some creative volunteers to try things out. Michael Stein, Senior Account Executive for Donordigital , is a veteran nonprofit technology strategist whose areas of expertise include online fundraising, email messaging, email list growth, blogging, website content, mobile messaging, and social media.

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#Interview: Michael Stein, Author, Blogger, & Veteran Nonprofit Technology Strategist

Non Profit Marketing 360

I’m always encouraging smaller groups to get creative and to try different things. You don’t need an agency to do that, you just need some creative volunteers to try things out. Michael Stein, Senior Account Executive for Donordigital , is a veteran nonprofit technology strategist whose areas of expertise include online fundraising, email messaging, email list growth, blogging, website content, mobile messaging, and social media.

#Interview: Michael Stein, Author, Blogger, & Veteran Nonprofit Technology Strategist

Non Profit Marketing 360

I’m always encouraging smaller groups to get creative and to try different things. You don’t need an agency to do that, you just need some creative volunteers to try things out. Michael Stein, Senior Account Executive for Donordigital , is a veteran nonprofit technology strategist whose areas of expertise include online fundraising, email messaging, email list growth, blogging, website content, mobile messaging, and social media.

Free Stock Photos for your Nonprofit, NGO or Social Enterprise

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

Public Domain: This is also known as Creative Commons CC0. Note: Some images or videos may have additional copyrights, property rights, trademarks etc. Royalty free: This usually refers to a copyright license where the user can use the image as many times he or she wants.

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Pinterest Primer for Nonprofits

ImpactMax

42 Creative Pinterest Ideas for Nonprofits (Frogloop). It’s important to acknowledge that there are still copyright issues related to Pinterest, despite the fact that they announced policy changes last month. The best advice (from the linked copyright article) is to: pin from the source. Flickr: stevegarfield. My name is Gayle Thorsen…and I’m a Pinterest addict. Me and 21 million other users, more and more of whom are nonprofit organizations.

Favorite, And Least Favorite, Appeals

The Agitator

They were creative. probably a copyright issue.]. Don't Miss these Posts Pushing the Creative Envelope charities communications creativity email marketing fundraising nonprofits online fundraising online videoOver the holidays, a couple of online appeals really called out to me. They each displayed a bit of personality. They stood out from the rest.

5 Visual Marketing Tips for Small Nonprofits

J Campbell Social Marketing

The answer to this problem is that you need to get creative and do it yourself. It is just in bad taste, and even worse, you could be fined if you are found guilty of copyright infringement. The best part of creating your own images and graphics is that you do not have to worry about copyright infringement, as you can add your logo and branding to help spread awareness of your nonprofit even further. There is no doubt that visual marketing rules the social web.

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Frustrated with Flickr

Marketing for Nonprofits

I GO TO FLICKR ALL THE TIME FOR INSPIRATION but for the life of me I can't figure out the copyright rules. Can I cut and paste any photo I see as long as I acknowledge the photographer or is sharing only approved for photos under Creative Commons license? Here's my beef. I LOVE FLICKR. I LOVE MANY OF THE AMAZING PHOTOS ON FLICKR. I know. The rules are listed here. But what exactly do they mean?

Does Your Social Media Policy Let Staff Be Real?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

For example, many policies talk about respecting copyright rules, citing sources, and following Creative Commons licensing. While these sections are often included as a way to avoid legal trouble, following these guidelines are also a way to express gratitude to people who share their creativity and their personal stories with the nonprofit by treating them with respect.

99Designs -- Get a New Logo for a Bargain Price

Getting Attention

Here are some current design contests , and here's how 99Designs works: Craft your creative brief -- The brief articulates all the tough prep work your org needs to do -- brand definition, goal, target audiences, etc. My guide to creative briefs includes an easy-to-complete template. The designer will send you their completed design along with copyright to the original artwork. . Need a new logo but don't have much of a budget?

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The Heroes and Villains of the Give Local America Story #GiveDayLessons

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

In Act III, community foundations and/or individual nonprofits rallied with creative Plan Bs that saved the day! (Of How about admitting that you totally screwed up by essentially coercing community foundations into participating in your copyrighted giving day and using your software, completely overpromising and overselling, and then flat-out failing them?

How to Step Up Your Nonprofit Social Media Strategy & Increase Donations

Nonprofit Marketing Insights by GlobalOwls

Get creative and adjust your goals to align with the different operational features on each social platform. Provide all relevant laws, copyright, confidentiality, and privacy regulations for each social platform.

A guide to telling your story in pictures

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

It explores how nearly 140 local nonprofits are currently using photography in their communications efforts and offers best practices on capturing a variety of must-have images, working with professional or volunteer photographers, navigating copyright and privacy issues, and creatively using photos on both online and offline platforms.

10 Summer Fundraisers for 2018

NonProfit Hub

And since it’s a themed party, you can get creative with decorations and activities. Note: most movies are protected by copyright law, so make sure you have the proper rights before a public screening! Be creative with the games you choose, but make sure you still include some of the classics, like potato sack races, tug-o-war and egg toss. Summer is finally here—the days are longer, the sun is brighter and the money-raising possibilities are endless.

Newsletter: Let’s Meet at #E4G2019 ; Alexa, Walgreens, TikTok Support Red Nose Day ; How Much Should You Pay Influencers?

Selfish Giving

Ease your fears about copyright by using the new Creative Commons search engine. I'm in Chicago at the Engage for Good Conference ! Be sure to follow the conference hashtag (#EFG2019) on Twitter. While I'm here, I'm moderating two panels at the conference, and you can learn from them whether you're in Chicago or not! Today at 4:15PM CT, Karen Wu and I are presenting the 10 Commandments of Cause Marketing Law.

#INTERVIEW: Derrick Feldmann, CEO of Achieve, Discusses The Millennial Impact Report Coming June 11

Non Profit Marketing 360

Derrick Feldmann is CEO of Achieve , a creative fundraising agency that produces The Millennial Impact Report, an annual research study of Millennial Generation donors. Copyright © MKCREATIVE, LLC 2012. The 2012 report will be released on Monday.) The agency also hosts the only national virtual summit, MCON, on Millennials annually. The interview was conducted by Don Akchin, a principal of Nonprofit Marketing 360 and a frequent contributor to the MKCREATIVE blog.

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38 Ideas For Your Pinterest Strategy

Diva Marketing Blog

Board names should be creative but descriptive key words are a bonus. Be mindful of copyrights. Highlight employees in creative and fun ways that go behind “business” accomplishments e.g. pets, shoes, sports interests, favorite quotes. Pinterest continues to fascinate me by it's simplicity and ease of use. However, if you peak behind the curtain it holds a similar sophistication to that of Twitter.

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Grants for Post Production of Documentary Films About Jewish Life

Seeking Grant Money Today

Foundation for Jewish Culture Invites Applications for Fund for Jewish Documentary Film Deadline: March 7, 2008 The Foundation for Jewish Culture (formerly the National Foundation for Jewish Culture) ( [link] ) invests in creative individuals in order to nurture a vibrant and enduring Jewish identity, culture, and community. From The Foundation Center.

Sunny the Seal Melts Hearts on MySpace - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc. frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!"

A Nonprofit’s Guide to Building Simple, Low-Cost Websites

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Copyright © 2009 CompuMentor. This work is published under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Editor's note: We recommend reading this article in conjunction with Tips for Designing (or Redesigning) a Nonprofit Website to get a more complete picture of options to create a well-designed, affordable, website and the process you should expect when moving through different parts of the process of developing a beautiful new site.

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So You Think You Can Blog? Guidelines For New Bloggers

Care2

Respect copyright laws by quoting and linking to the full text and only use images that you have permission to use (i.e. the image falls under fair use or creative commons licensing or you have explicit permission from the owner). Your organization is starting a blog and you have all your ducks in a row.

Why Every Nonprofit Should Embrace the Web 2.0 World - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

Reader Comments (6) One of the challenges is of course creativity. So Id say try to be as creative as possible, and get the advice of people who know the audience well not only from an NPO perspective, but from a tech/2.0 February 5, 2009 | Emily I am not sure Id agree that CREATIVITY is so important. When we supplant creativity over what is most meaningful, then we run the risk of being noise in an already crowded space.

How Foundations Can Assist Grassroots Movements Even Better.

Seeking Grant Money Today

Copyright, Bill Somerville, 2008. Grants should be given to creative ideas, potential for high-yield impact, and thorough research and lasting relationships. I was asked by co-author, Fred Setterberg , to read and review Grassroots Philanthropy Field Notes of a Maverick Grantmaker by Bill Somerville with Fred Setterberg. Heyday Books.

The Essentials of Online Advocacy Begin With Email - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

May 14, 2008 | Kivi Miller Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc. frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!"

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The Essentials of Online Advocacy Begin With Email - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

May 14, 2008 | Kivi Miller Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc. frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!"

Would you like a share of $5 million? - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

The Foundation is intentionally being vague in their requests to stimulate creativity. " So as Thanksgiving creeps upon us, get those creative juices flowing. Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc. frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!"

10 Fast Tips to Boost E-newsletter Performance - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

Offering Mayra Ruiz at www.mayraruiz.com as another creative source to observe for e-newsletter style (her newsletter has taught me alot on establishing voice as well).congrats January 22, 2009 | Jill Foster Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc. frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!"

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Convio 2008 Innovator Awards - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

They created a creative online check-in process that allowed people to check in for the event online and pledge to complet fundraising post-event. They have multiple, creative opporunities to engage through online quizzes, polls and games. November 20, 2008 | Jordan Viator Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc.

Five Tips to Engaging New Online Activists - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

Be thinking of creative ways to continue to engage your new recruits. June 30, 2009 | Mark Horoszowski Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc. frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!"

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Raising Money from Online Activists - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

One of the most useful aspects of the presentation was Rick’s focus on creative and strategic tips that you can implement immediately to improve your online and integrated fundraising programs. This doesn’t mean to say the exact same thing and use the same creative – but it is critical that your message is consistent and makes sense across channels. Test segments and treatments creatively. Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc.

Top 10 SXSW Interactive Panels Your Nonprofit Should Attend - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

Panelist: Stanley Jones, Diligent Creative What are are your top picks for SXSW this year? Tuesday, March 17th from 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Room 10 March 13, 2009 | Allyson Kapin Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc. frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!"

SXSW Panels Offer Key Advice to Nonprofits - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

Measure your reach not the “get”: With the huge opportunity social media offers to access new audiences in creative ways, it also presents a major “ownership” hurdle that is forcing nonprofits to shift the way they think about traditional acquisition. March 30, 2009 | rabia Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc.

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Notes from Care2/OneWorld/Interaction Fundraising Seminar - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

Their creativity may inspire others. Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc. frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!"

How to Avoid the Elephant Stampede (And Other Crisis Communications Tips) - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

Be creative and respond to individuals where they are talking about you. April 15, 2009 | Gwynne Kostin Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc. frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!"

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Case Study in Collaboration: Youth Policy Action Center - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

After a few productive brainstorms with Thaddeus and YPAC Vice Chair David Smith of Mobilize.org, we came up with a creative partnership that will help YPAC, YPAC members, and Care2. May 4, 2007 | Joem Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc. frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!"

The Joys of Google Grants, Part 1 - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

And fitting our standard talking points into Google’s very strict character limits required some very creative punctuation, to say the least. And we had to get creative. February 19, 2010 | Grace Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc. frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!"

Did You Miss The Online Holiday Fundraising Season? - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

Also, make sure your appeals and landing pages creative, clever, and well designed. September 25, 2007 | Heidi Gider Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc. frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!"

Did You Miss The Online Holiday Fundraising Season? - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

Also, make sure your appeals and landing pages creative, clever, and well designed. September 25, 2007 | Heidi Gider Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc. frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!"

Five Tips for Online Fundraisers from a Direct Mail Dinosaur - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

What creative/message will be most appealing to my audience AND 2.) I would measure the success of the combination of my creative and targeting based on various metrics like response rate, average gift, net per thousand, etc. November 6, 2007 | Karen Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc.

Five Tips for Online Fundraisers from a Direct Mail Dinosaur - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

What creative/message will be most appealing to my audience AND 2.) I would measure the success of the combination of my creative and targeting based on various metrics like response rate, average gift, net per thousand, etc. November 6, 2007 | Karen Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc.

Online Video: An Interview Revealing Best Practices and Trends - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

Harness the creative power of user-generated content. Some nonprofits find creative ways to extend their budget. Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc. frogloop Home frogloop Home Receive monthly updates Subscribe to our RSS feed Follow frogloop on Twitter Most Popular Posts Social Network ROI Calculator Social Networking for Nonprofits: ROI, Tracking Tools and More "While Theyre Hot!"

A. Fine Interview:Social Media Author Allison Fine - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Care2

Allison Fine: They unleash enormous vitality and creativity that leads to all sorts of innovation. Unlock those golden handcuffs to traditional funding sources and unleash enormous creativity, vitality and get to all sorts of great places. Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc.