Your New Website Demands Attention

Mission Minded

After months of developing your digital strategy, creating web-appropriate content, and designing and building a website that reinforces your brand, The post Your New Website Demands Attention appeared first on Mission Minded.

Marketing Makeover Magic Webinar Now On-Demand

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We had such a fun time Tuesday sprucing up the communications of the brave nonprofits who submitted their work for our free webinar, Marketing Makeover Magic, that we thought we would make it available to those who were not able to register.

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An exciting era of supply and demand apps

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Keep in mind that most of these companies merely provide a streamlined process that matches consumer (not business) supply with consumer demand. Insight Mobile Review airbnb apps cherry exec getaround hyper-local parking panda rover spinster supply and demand taskrabbit toolspinner uberI jotted these apps down (plus added a few others) from a recent article in Wired Magazine.

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4 Things to Tell Your Boss When They Demand More Facebook Fans

J Campbell Social Marketing

The post 4 Things to Tell Your Boss When They Demand More Facebook Fans appeared first on J Campbell Social Marketing. What should you tell your boss when they ask why your Facebook fans are not increasing as quickly as they would like? Let’s start with: “Shove it!” (No, No, no, no.

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Week of Freebies! On-Demand Webinar: How to Build a Donor Communications Plan That Will Make Them Fall in Love

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Happy Holidays! We love our readers and think you deserve some goodies. This week, we are highlighting downloads and resources from Nonprofit Marketing Guide that are all FREE. . How people feel about your nonprofit matters more than what they think about it.

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Create a Marketing Team with Your Staff and Board (Even If They Don’t Know) [Free On Demand Webinar]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We’ve published another tips and advice page on our website! We’ve already told you about our new social media and email newsletter pages – where you can now find advice and tips based on your experience level.

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No-Charge Training: Move People to Act Now w/One-Page Plan (Feb 5 & On Demand)

Getting Attention

Register now, seats are filling fast. And you can watch at your convenience if you can’t make it live. What’s the right way to connect with supporters, and motivate them to act? And how do I know if I’m doing the right things?

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Demand Question Time!

A. Fine Blog

Tags: Social Media David Corn Demand Question Time Glenn Reynolds John Hneke micah sifry Mike Moffo Mindy Finn personal democracy forum techpresident

Creating Demand

Mission Paradox Blog

   Peter Drucker, a legendary management guru, said that a good business creates demand. All the evidence points to a simple conclusion, the arts are not creating demand.    There are some exceptions to this of course, some groups are actively creating demand, but as a collective field we still struggle with this. We are building more and more organizations to serve the existing, shrinking , demand for what we do.

Which demand is which?

Mission Paradox Blog

I want to highlight an excellent comment that Paul left in response the ongoing arts supply and demand conversation. "Demand for the specific experience of sitting in the seats watching professional artists do what they do onstage is indeed flat or declining.    Demand for the personal experience of being artistic, however, has been steadily rising for at least a generation now and there is no flattening in sight.

Are You Sure There is Demand for What You Do?

Marketing for Nonprofits

Have you validated that there is demand for what you do? It is possible to create demand. But creating demand is hard to do, especially with little to no marketing budget. I had a fun call today with a woman starting her own business.

The Real Key to Stimulating Arts Demand

Mission Paradox Blog

but what I want to focus on is Issac's post  on whether there is even enough demand for the arts to make a fictional bailout worthwhile.   I'm going to think about demand for the arts in two ways, long term demand and short term demand. Ponder this:  Is there any demand problem in the arts that can't be solved by doing stronger, more engaging work and making sure we are marketing it in a smart fashion?

Why You Should “Go Short” With Your Nonprofit’s Annual Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

FREE On Demand Webinar. Learn how during this free 60-minute On Demand Webinar: Go Short with Your 2016 Annual Report. During this free On Demand Webinar, you’ll see scores of real examples of short annual reports in these formats: Infographics.

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Week of Freebies, Day 1: Get Your Customized Training Plan

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Free Membership also includes access to the Free Learning Center with lots of downloads and on-demand webinars as well as a subscription to our Weekly Tips Email Newsletter. Happy Holidays! It’s that time of year where we show our readers some love with some FREE goodies.

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Reality is calling. You must respond.

NonProfit Branding

Demand for service is increasing. The burdens of nonprofit stewardship became heavier during this era of financial austerity. Revenue streams are threatened. Nonprofit boards and executives face greater competition for resources, for volunteers and for market position. Just as happens … Continue reading → ACTION: Interacting with Products & Vendors CONTEXT: Tricks, Tips & Taboos

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15 Authentic Moments to Create on Social Media

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Successful social media strategies demand authenticity. But what does that actually look like when you are juggling a million different tasks, trying your best to stay strategic, and work in a boring office environment that’s not exactly photogenic?

Unsuccessful #GivingTuesday? 3 Reasons Why You May Not Have Hit Your Goals

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

On a day like GivingTuesday with many demands for your donors’ dollars and attention, the process to make a donation has to be quick and SEAMLESS. Nonprofits raised nearly $2 billion on GivingTuesday in 2019.

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All About Fundraising Climate Change (And What You Can Do About It)

iMarketSmart

Go here now to view the webinar on-demand. The world of fundraising is facing a climate change. For years, the environment has been shifting. The storm clouds have been gathering. I’ve been talking about this for approximately 10 years. And now, finally, the day of reckoning is upon us.

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6 Ways to Take Action in the Next Week to Celebrate Earth Day

EveryAction

You can also take action on EPA funding with Greenpeace and demand the government continue to support the agency's work in curbing our carbon footprint and enacting responsible regulations on industries contributing to climate change. Demand science, not silence. One of the most important actions you can take on Earth Day is to simply refuse fact-denying, anti-science rhetoric and demand that lawmakers listen to scientists and experts and #ActOnClimate.

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Are you ready for the 24/7 donor?

iMarketSmart

Their website goes on to say, “The traditional demand funnel is too slow, too static and too generic to be used as the foundation for marketing, sales and service strategies. Or are you stuck using a traditional, slow-moving demand funnel that is static and generic?

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How to Create Your 2018 Nonprofit Content Strategy in Just 2 Steps

J Campbell Social Marketing

Get the on demand replay of the nonprofit Master Class: Mapping Out Your Nonprofit Marketing Calendar for 2018! Get the on demand replay of the nonprofit Master Class: Mapping Out Your Nonprofit Marketing Calendar for 2018!

DON’T Tell ‘Em What to Do: Message Mastery

Getting Attention

When you demand your audiences take action, you’ll fail every time. I’ve rarely seen a bigger message fail than this one. There’s clearly been some controversy on this nearby street about front lawn etiquette.

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Communicate NOW on Govt. Shutdown Impact (Case Study)

Getting Attention

OPPORTUNITY ALERT: I urge you to leverage the shutdown in right-now fundraising and advocacy campaigns if the shutdown has increased the demand for your services and/or threatened your budget and ability to continue providing services.

Myra Biblowit discusses Leadership in the Nonprofit Sector

Blue Sky Collaborative

Increased demand for services, steep cuts in government funding, fewer and fewer corporate funders, the list. Myra Biblowit, President of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, discusses Leadership in the Nonprofit Sector There are so many challenges facing the sector today. Fundraising Tips Online Fundraising

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Yes to Multichannel BUT Mix Depends on Audience

Getting Attention

No surprise here but a vital reminder—So many of you have told me you feel pushed beyond your limits by the demands of multichannel marketing—that the demands of marketing effectively on more channels than ever, with new ones added regularly, is absolutely overwhelming.

Find Your Marketing Maturity Level by Answering Two Questions

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Free Membership also includes access to the Free Learning Center with lots of downloads and on-demand webinars as well as a subscription to our Weekly Tips Email Newsletter.

Thirsty for Online Fundraising Data? Check Out the Luminate Online Benchmark Report 2016

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The ever-changing algorithms of ISPs are demanding increased quality, driving the trend for slimmer by more engaged lists. Email is still gold. And the shift from quantity to quality is ON! These are some of the key takeaways from the new Luminate Online Benchmark Report 2016 by Blackbaud.

Week of Freebies! Day 1: Go Short with Your Annual Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

On Demand Webinar + Tip Sheets. Happy Holidays! It’s that time of year where we show our readers some love with some FREE goodies. .

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Try these Best Practices to Building an On-Demand Content Strategy. The infamous “Purple Drink” at Lafitte’s Blacksmith Shop. New Orleans, LA. Coming to you from NOLA this Friday afternoon!

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Show-Not-Tell Message Power (Case Study: Breast Cancer Action)

Getting Attention

In fact, it’s more likely to annoy them because it’s inaccessible, demands more of their attention and time than it needs to, and makes them feel dumb. Breath this in deeply. It’s a strong model of that golden communications rule: Show, Don’t Tell.

5 Ways to Thank and Recognize Your Donors Using Digital Tools and Social Media

J Campbell Social Marketing

Replay will also be available on demand. Replay will also be available on demand. Donor attrition continues at a startling rate. Some nonprofits are losing as many as 90% of their first-time donors on an annual basis!

ACTION! 61 Words & Phrases for Email Advocacy Campaigns

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Demand that X acts. Sending a petition, pledge or other advocacy call to action to your email list? Try one of these tried-and-true words and phrases to get the open, click and completion!

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How Communications Directors Can Get CALM

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

There’s a great need and desire for creativity and timeliness, but limited resources also demand a well-considered and thoughtful plan. Someone asked me the other day what the outcome of our Communications Director Mentoring Program and other coaching programs really was.

Cone Study: Cause Marketing is Wicked Popular

Selfish Giving

Here are some highlights from the study: Consumer demand for cause is at an all-time high. High demand comes with high expectations for impact – doubts about corporate impact persist.

Be strategic and curious - not a jerk

Fundraising Coach

Are you demanding they give? But not because you're demanding it. Did you read the " Outspoken Donor " article in a recent Chronicle of Philanthropy? I didn't like it very much. But some of the donor's experiences with fundraisers are chilling.

3rd Annual EveryAction Nonprofit Halloween Costume Parade

EveryAction

Due to high demand, CLI quickly expanded, and now offers an expanded service model including recurring workshops in literacy instruction and personalized, job-embedded coaching to help educators create a lasting love of reading in their students (of books like Where the Wild Things Are!). Happy Halloween from all of us at EveryAction!

Objectives for Your Nonprofit Communications Plan

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

get invited to speak at 5 events this year) Increased demand or desire for something (e.g., In previous posts, I’ve shared with you the twelve most common nonprofit marketing and communications goals and the twelve most common nonprofit marketing and communications strategies. Today let’s talk about the types of objectives you should have in your communications plan.

12 New Year’s resolutions for nonprofit communicators

ImpactMax

Every time someone suggests (demands) a new publication, think strategically about other communications channels that might be more effective and cheaper before committing. Flickr/alykat.

Is Facebook Getting Rid of the News Feed? What Nonprofit Marketers Need to Know

J Campbell Social Marketing

Live video receives 10x the engagement as on demand video, and Live videos are watched 3x as long. . The winds of change are blowing hard at Facebook, and the potential implications for nonprofit digital marketers are huge.

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Finding Data Management Solutions for Arts and Culture Organizations

EveryAction

Meeting both of these demands is best achieved through a unified database system that offers fundraisers a holistic, 360 degree view of their donors.

Health Care Social Media Review #14: Health Literacy Gems and Treasures

SocialButterfly

Patient demands. From her review of findings, you can’t help but see 1) the increased value and demand for health care social media 2) and the need to address health and digital literacy in our use of these tools. photo by Robin M. Ashford. We are all patients.

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5 Ways to Get Your Nonprofit Social Media Campaign to Catch On

J Campbell Social Marketing

Live video is #1, with on-demand video a close second, and photos and graphics after that. Nonprofit marketers from small to large organizations are leveraging social media platforms to grab attention, pique interest, and inspire curiosity in their programs and services.

Stay Sensitive and Smart Post-Crisis

Getting Attention

Post by Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America. Track Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America and the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence to see effective responses. The crises of recent days—both person-made (the D.C. naval yard massacre) and natural disasters (flooding in Colorado)— highlight the delicacy of communicating effectively in the shadow of disaster.