What’s Happening this December?

SocialButterfly

December is a big month already–full of holidays and reflection as we prepare for the next year. Where will you be this December? December Events. International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development. Quick note–I look for events that combine a number of the following topics: social innovation, social marketing, mobile, tech, health 2.0, social media, government 2.o,

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4 Tips for Successful Online Fundraising this December

Fundraising Coach

A recent seven year analysis of online giving conducted by Network for Good indicates that over 30% of all online giving happens in December. Better still, people that made their first gift in December gave 52% more over the next three years. in the morning on December 31st?”

Trending Sources

Social Media Is Not a Marketing Strategy

SocialButterfly

Social media in and of itself is not a strategy (gasp). Harvard Business Review recently published an article titled “ Separate Social Media From Marketing :” …we need to break out social media and talk about more than marketing and technology. There, I said it.

Social Media Is Not a Marketing Strategy

SocialButterfly

Social media in and of itself is not a strategy (gasp). Harvard Business Review recently published an article titled “ Separate Social Media From Marketing :” …we need to break out social media and talk about more than marketing and technology. There, I said it.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – December 9, 2011

Getting Attention

14) Social Media Manager , Hillel: The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life , (Washington, D.C.). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES.

So, THAT Happened…In-the-Trenches Reflections on December Online Fundraising Campaigns (Add Yours!)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The December fundraising season has come and gone. I asked a few in-the-trenches practitioners — from nonprofits large and small — to share reflections on their December online fundraising campaigns. These five donors gave in December as opposed to May and June.

How to measure ROI of social media? Book Review: Measuring The Networked Nonprofit

Wild Woman Fundraising

Do you want to do social media for your nonprofit? How can you measure ROI on social media for your nonprofit? There are ways to show the ROI of various social media efforts, such as, for example, showing that social media increased donations.

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The Wild Woman’s Guide to Social Media Workbook Free Preview!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Mazarine Treyz, with The Wild Woman’s Guide to Fundraising and The Wild Woman’s Guide to Social Media. If you know you should work harder on your social media marketing, or maybe you’re just starting out in a new social media management position, this workbook is for you.

Want to learn fundraising or social media? Check Out These New November Webinars & Workshops!

Wild Woman Fundraising

November 26th: University of Portland, Guest Lecturer, Social Media Strategy 7pm. Want to learn fundraising or social media? November 14th, 2012 Workshop: Advanced Content Marketing for Your Business, Asian Pacific American Chamber of Commerce (APACC) Portland, OR, 5:30pm Register here.

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

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

If you look at the preliminary results from our 2017 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report Survey, email marketing, print marketing, the website/blog and social media marketing are almost identical in the rankings for how much time nonprofit staff are spending on them.

Women + Social Media = ?

Diva Marketing Blog

Social Media. Curious to what other people would say, I posted the question to my social networks, including the Atlanta Women in Social Media group. Women don't think of social media as an 'obligation' . women are on social networks an average of 5.5 Quick.

Join the Social Media for Global Health Working Group

SocialButterfly

Want to meet others with a heart for using social media for global health and development? Forming the Social Media for Global Health Working Group . Social media in some capacity has been around since the days of chat rooms and message boards.

The Best of Social Marketing in 2014

Social Marketing and Social Change

Keeping up with the evolution of social marketing research and practice can be a tough problem. I do not consider papers published in our two journals, the Journal of Social Marketing and Social Marketing Quarterly , as I presume that people are looking at them already. I am also interested in how social marketing is presented outside our immediate orbit. Pick up most textbooks on social marketing and read the references.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – December 16, 2011

Getting Attention

14) Social Media Manager , Hillel: The Foundation for Jewish Campus Life , (Washington, D.C.). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES.

Food Bank Bags $15k with Cause Marketing, Social Media

Selfish Giving

I love examples of local cause marketing, especially when they involve social media. He and his wife are local supporters of the food bank and he came up with the idea of having a social media challenge with the charity.

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – December 2, 2011

Getting Attention

4) Community Outreach and Social Media Specialist (part-time), Youth L.E.A.D. , (Miami, FL). 12) Social Media Manager , TechSoup Global , (San Francisco, CA). Please post your nonprofit marketing position here — FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Communications Coordinator (part-time), Harriet Beecher Stowe Center , (Hartford, CT). 2) Communications Manager , United to End Genocide , (Washington, D.C.).

5 Ways Nonprofits Can Use the New Facebook Changes to Their Advantage

J Campbell Social Marketing

If you are like many Facebook Admins, your Page has seen a serious decrease in organic reach (people seeing your Page posts) since December, and you may be wondering why. In conclusion – Do not put your social media eggs into just one basket!

YOUR Next Nonprofit Marketing Job

Getting Attention

Marketing Manager National Committee to Preserve Social Security & Medicare (Washington, DC). Social Media Community Specialist United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (Washington, D.C.). Nonprofit Marketing & Communications Jobs—December 15, 2014.

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5 Biggest Trends in Online Fundraising at #12NTC

Wild Woman Fundraising

I used to think December was the place to concentrate your online fundraising attention. 20% of all online giving happens in December. Higher ed has spike not in December, but in June (fiscal calendar). With focus/attention, you CAN get out of the December rut.

Public Health Competencies: The Place for Social Marketing

Social Marketing and Social Change

If you agree with these, and have other opinions about competencies for public health professionals, you have until December 31st to submit them. social networks, media, blogs ). Implement, manage and lead social marketing interventions.

2 Essential Mobile Apps Your Nonprofit Should Be Using

J Campbell Social Marketing

They want to see the direct impact that their money is having on the social causes they care about. And they want to share the good work with their social networks and get even more people on board. Winners will be announced December 7, 2015 , with prizes awarded by December 31, 2015.

My Blue Sky Audit From Rocky Mountain Power

Cause Related Marketing

Tags: Corporate Social Responsibility Rocky Mountain Power Green Cause Marketing

How your government contract is screwing you over (and how that’s about to change)

Wild Woman Fundraising

According to a December 5th, 2013 survey from the Urban Institute , nonprofits say that the complex application process for government contracts and reporting are the two most difficult things about government contracting. There’s a new thing called social impact bonds.

Seven Incredible Hours in December: How to Make the Most of Year-End Giving

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It probably comes as no surprise to you that December is the biggest month for giving. But what you may not realize is that 15% of December's donations happen on the 31 st of the month. Make it part of every conversation you have - whether it be through email, print or social media. December is a busy month for everyone. So if you want the folks giving in December to keep giving, you need to take care of them.

6 Things Nonprofits Need To Do After #GivingTuesday

J Campbell Social Marketing

Microsoft (@Microsoft) December 3, 2013. No Kid Hungry (@nokidhungry) December 3, 2013. These people may have donated online in the spur of the moment or based on something they saw on social media. Today is #GivingTuesday !

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You Still Have Time to Try These 7 Giving Tuesday Tactics 

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

In a DonorsChoose.org experiment last December, when the org tested sending an email promoting the Gates Foundation as the match donor, the emails that mentioned the Gates Foundation converted 43 percent better than the control. Social media image templates are part of the service!

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here are 5 Things You’ve Been Told About Social Marketing That Just Aren’t True. Julia Campbell shows you how to Tackle Your Fear of Social Media: 3 Tips for Nonprofits. Happy Friday! Join me for some Mixed Links… Have you done your year-end fundraising debrief yet?

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6 Things You Must Discuss In Your Year-End Online Fundraising Planning

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

December is coming. DECEMBER IS COMING! Here’s what going on in December: Dec. Think about asking for or hiring help with graphics, writing, boosting social media, production or advertising.

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Cause Marketing to Moms? Engage Them Via Social Media.

Cause Related Marketing

If moms are the market for your cause marketing a new study shows that social media may be the way to their hearts. The study, called ‘ Social Media Moms ’ finds them more engaged in social media than other woman, more likely to own a smart phone and a tablet, more frequent visitors to Facebook and Google+, and more likely to read a company post in their newsfeed. It was sponsored by Performics and conducted in December 2011 by ROIResearch.

Membership 2.0: A Socially Networked Museum Membership

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Membership organizations looking for ways to entice constituents who have demonstrated an interest in their organization but haven't made the commitment to join are sure to find inspiration from the Brooklyn Museum , which recently launched a socially networked museum membership called 1stfans. William Cary: 1stfans is the first socially networked museum membership. WC: We have had 262 people join 1stfans since the program launched on December 5.

What’s Wrong With Reaching Out to Bloggers?

Wild Woman Fundraising

I answer the Stanford Social innovation Review’s idea that we need to “reach out to influencers” as a way to make money for our nonprofits, with the triple-whammy of Chris Hedges, Jacob Lanier and Phil Cubeta. But in social media, you create real friendships.

Give 10 Minutes: Get the Benchmarks & Data You Need

Getting Attention

BONUS: As a survey respondent, you’ll be among the first to get the results (via a preview webinar on December 16). Here are some of the vital insights we’ll gain from this year’s report: How much social media posting is too much, or not enough?

6 Tips for Launching Your Own Member Month Campaign

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

December is done. For more ideas on raising money beyond end-of-year campaigns, join us in just a few hours for Beyond December: Raise Money Throughout the Year with These Seasonal Fundraising Campaigns. Leave December for your biggest fundraiser.

5 Very Inspiring Nonprofit Fundraising Campaigns for Mother’s Day

J Campbell Social Marketing

AND want to share it across all my social media channels. The post 5 Very Inspiring Nonprofit Fundraising Campaigns for Mother’s Day appeared first on J Campbell Social Marketing.

I never thought I would ever say this but…

Wild Woman Fundraising

Mazarine Treyz, with The Wild Woman’s Guide to Fundraising and The Wild Woman’s Guide to Social Media. but… your e-newsletter is your most powerful social media tool. I’ve spoken about social media to the City of Austin and many others.

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Landmark study reveals online giving hat trick: donor experience, December and disaster

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

The Online Giving Study , from Network for Good and TrueSense Marketing and sponsored by AOL, found generous procrastinators donate in droves on December 30 and 31. Those who used social giving opportunities gave the least initially and added little afterward.

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. From February 2010 to December 2010 I blogged Five. Here’s a free preview from my new book, The Wild Woman’s Guide to Social Media.

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Your 2011 Guide to Nonprofit Marketing Wisdom

Getting Attention

You were particularly generous last December, when I asked you to share your most important nonprofit marketing lesson or key principle learned — either from hard knocks or new found success — in 2010. Thank you for all of the questions, stories and feedback you share with me.

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Is your nonprofit ready for #GivingTuesday?

Fundraising Coach

Since most of these purchases are for gift giving, many nonprofit folks (and social media geeks) decided to test out "Giving Tuesday" on the Tuesday after the US Thanksgiving. Social media users tagged updates with the hashtag #GivingTuesday to help their posts stand out.

Do you want to send the best year end emails ever?

Wild Woman Fundraising

This chart is from Blackbaud’s 2014 giving report, and as you can see, every single kind of nonprofit raises the majority of their online money in December. Netraising social media Are you writing your year end fundraising emails right now?

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