How to Do Your Own Nonprofit Communications Audit [Training]

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Has your nonprofit communications plan come together in an ad hoc, on the fly, piece-by-piece kind of way? Most nonprofits have added new communications channels one by one. Pacific), Kivi will present How to Do Your Own Nonprofit Communications Audit.

Median Salaries for Nonprofit Communications Directors

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Curious if your salary as a nonprofit communications director is in line with what others are making? There’s a huge range depending on the size of your nonprofit and where you live. nonprofit communications directors in the 2019 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report.

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Download Your 2020 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

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The 2020 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report has both good news and bad news to share, compiled from the answers of 625 nonprofit communications professionals who took our annual survey in November 2019. It’s free to download. It’s here !

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COVID-19 and Media Relations: A Quick Guide for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

COVID-19 is quickly rewriting the rules for how all of us are approaching our communications. It’s also forcing all nonprofits — no matter the mission — to rethink their short-term media relations strategies. Nonprofit PR Thought Leadership

Nonprofit Communications Confidential: Receptionists

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

They can have many responsibilities, including being the heartbeat of the office and the first person clients or supporters talk to, leaving them with a wonderful first impression. Share it with us below: Loading… Day in the Life Nonprofit Communications

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – May 8, 2020

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Let’s get right into the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising. This week we have some good news, problems with leadership, how to use video to market your org, some social media scheduling tips, and more.

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Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It’s time to join me for the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising. For those needing some inspiration today, watch these Five TED Talks for Nonprofit Professionals. This Is How to Use Facebook’s Fundraising Tools.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I have used the Force to gather the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the galaxy of marketing and fundraising. Here are 100+ Social Media Demographics that Matter to Marketers from Hootsuite. Here’s How to Use It to Your Advantage.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – April 10, 2020

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Let’s take a deep breath and wrap up the week with the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising. And Beth Kanter’s Ways To Use Zoom Breakout Rooms To Increase Meeting Engagement. Meril’s. New Orleans, LA.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – #19NTC Edition

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New Orleans, LA Sadly I am not at the Nonprofit Technology Conference in Portland this year. But that doesn’t mean we have to miss out on everything. Meril’s.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Happy Friday to you all! I have searched high and low to bring you the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising. Find out How to Design a Homepage That Converts. Nonprofit Training. Minero, Atlanta, GA.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Join me, as we take a look at some good stuff from around the web on nonprofit communications and more… John Haydon talks about Features Versus Benefits in nonprofit communications. EveryAction has created a Nonprofit Donor Persona Template you can download.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

First things first, the FTC urges Twitter users to change passwords. Hootsuite Ran an Experiment to Find Out. Roger Craver looks at what happens when you’re too busy to improve. Here is a quick tutorial on How to Use Google Docs Offline.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Join me for some spooky Mixed Links… First things first, if you need a little help figuring out what scary movie to watch this weekend, here are The Best Halloween Movies and Television Shows on Netflix, Amazon Prime, and Hulu according to Time. Nonprofit Training.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Time to wind down the week with the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising. Our friend and Google Analytics expert Eric Squair is doing a free webinar May 31st – How to Identify Your Website’s Most Popular Content.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It’s time for Mixed Links… If you want to up your social media game this year, read 14 Exciting New Things to Try on Social Media in 2018. Kyle McClure talks about Letting Your Nonprofit Vision Statement Guide Management. Nonprofit Training. The Bombay Club.

#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

If there is still animosity between your fundraising staff and your marketing staff, read Nancy Schwartz’s 4 Steps to a Powerful Marketing-Fundraising Partnership—Better Together. Ever send a targeted email out to your entire list on accident? Nonprofit Training.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Kivi is presenting it for PRSA’s Nonprofit Section on March 29 and you can attend free, even if you aren’t a member. John Haydon shares 3 Marketing Best Practices that are Painfully Obvious to Brain Scientists. Nonprofit Training. The Hound. Auburn, AL.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Find out How the Best Newsletters Get – and Keep – Readers’ Attention. Seth Godin encourages us to hit the snooze button on our conversations in 300 seconds. See 4 Integrated Content Marketing Insights From the Trenches of Online Dating to change that. Nonprofit Training.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Time to wind down with the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of marketing and fundraising. Sarah Durham answers the question How Can Nonprofits Use Photography Well? on The Smart Communications Podcast. Upcoming Events for Nonprofit Communicators.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – March 27, 2020

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How is everyone holding up out there? I am still trying to find the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising, but heads up – it’s going to be a lot of coronavirus-related talk.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

How’s everyone holding up out there? Let’s come together and share some Mixed Links… Please take a moment to share your experiences as a nonprofit communicator in our annual (but completely revamped) Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey. .

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#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Next week is the last week to submit your posts for the Nonprofit Blog Carnival. Hmmm… does the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge come to mind? Want to raise more money? Guidestar shares 5 Strategies to Generate More Donations at Your Nonprofit. (h/t

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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Find out How to Tell Compelling Stories While Avoiding Savior Complex and Exploitation. This isn’t shocking news, but Leadership Stability, Organizational Flexibility Fundamental To The 2018 Top Nonprofits To Work For. ” to me and Kivi.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – April 3, 2020

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I hope you are all adjusting well to our new normal. One thing that won’t change anytime soon is I will still bring you the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising every Friday. Nonprofit Training Opportunities for You….

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#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

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Let’s start the weekend a little early with a round of Mixed Links… Nancy Schwartz has some tips to make social media matter more. Well…maybe not, but read Are you or your nonprofit or foundation being an askhole? Nonprofit Training.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – April 17, 2020

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I do know I have the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising. This week we have tips on brainstorming remotely, how to create better Instagram and Facebook ads, and more proof you should still be fundraising right now.

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#MixedLinks for Nonprofit Communicators

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Let’s dive right into some Mixed Links… Third Space Studio and BC/DC Ideas are looking for smaller nonprofits with budgets under $2 million to round out survey data for their 4th annual Individual Donor Benchmark Survey. Nonprofit Training. Happy Friday!

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – September 13, 2019

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Nothing spooky about the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising though! It’s time for Mixed Links… Here is How 19 Brands are Using Instagram Stories. The Nonprofit Alliance shares 13 fundraising mistakes to avoid.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators #GivingTuesday Edition – October 19, 2018

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This week I’ve got a #GivingTuesday theme going on since November 27th is only a little more than a month away and I want you to have the best one ever. It’s time for Mixed Links… Find out How to make the most of Giving Tuesday this year. New Orleans, LA.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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I’ve gathered the finest links for you from around the world of marketing and communications. Join me for Mixed Links… John Haydon shows you How to Create a Prosperous Fundraising Campaign. Network for Good encourages you to End Strong. Nonprofit Training.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – May 24, 2019

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Sit back and relax as we wind down the week with the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising. It’s time for Mixed Links… Scott Westcott shares 3 Ways to Help Your Leader Communicate Authentically.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – April 24, 2020

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How are you holding up? Let’s get to the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising. Kristen Matthews has put together a list of 150+ Marketers to Follow. Nonprofit Training Opportunities for You….

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Marc Pitman explains It’s Not about Scaring, but Caring when it comes to storytelling. Here are 7 Classic Quotes to Inspire Your Writing. Jeff Brooks talks about the 5 Kinds of Fundraising Failure and How to Emerge from Them Victorious. Nonprofit Training.

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How to Choose Between Two Words

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Nonprofit communicators debate these kinds of things all the time. So I made the decision to go with “line” based on a Google Trends search. When we revamped our blog categories earlier this year, I used Google Trends when I was waffling about which terms to use.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

To all those who have served our country well in the Armed Forces (including my dad), I salute you! Join me for some Mixed Links… Let us know what it’s like to be you! We have opened our annual (but completely revamped) Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – October 4, 2019

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Despite the weather still feeling like summer where I live, I have pushed through the heat to bring you the best articles, posts, tips, and more from around the world of nonprofit marketing and fundraising. Read Facebook Adds ‘Send Messenger’ CTA to Stories Ads for more.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – October 12, 2018

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Before we get into the finest links of the land, it’s my birthday this weekend and we are celebrating by inviting all of you to become All-Access Pass Holders AND save $200 while you’re at it. Find out How to roll out a hybrid paid & organic social media strategy.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – November 9, 2018

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It’s time for Mixed Links… Allie Decker at Hubspot has put together The Ultimate Guide to Marketing Campaigns. Learn How to Create Effective Facebook Video Ads. Linda Lombardi shares 6 Communication Tips for a Stronger Year-End. Cosmos. Orange Beach, AL.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Everyone back to work yet? To celebrate the New Year, I have gathered the freshest links for you from around the world of marketing and communications. Today is the last day to save $200 on our Annual All-Access Pass. Here’s how from Emily Ludolph.

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How to Be Relevant Now (And What NOT to Say)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Nonprofit communicators are full of anxiety right now about messaging, from what to say, to how often, and where to say it. Should we stop messaging if our work has nothing to do with coronavirus? OK, so how can we communicate in a relevant way?

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

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How was your week? Joe Garecht at the Fundraising Authority is hosting this month’s Nonprofit Blog Carnival and is looking for submissions on The Best Tips for Amazing Non-Profit Newsletters. Jeff Brooks explains how conference bullies victimize fundraisers.

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Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Nonprofit Tech for Good has put together a list of 82 Free or Low-Cost Online Tools & Mobile Apps for Nonprofits with categories ranging from social media management to productivity. Roger Craver breaks down how AFP is handling the #MeToo Moment for Fundraisers.

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