December is HOT: Pass Sale, Annual Reports and Mentoring Opportunities

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Here’s what’s happening at Nonprofit Marketing Guide this month: Online Training: Save $200 on the Annual All-Access Pass Get access to all of our training webinars, online courses, Private Facebook Group and more for 365 days! The All-Access Pass is on sale for $499.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

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Let’s put that off for a bit and just share some Mixed Links… Lori Jacobwith shares 7 Ways to Make Your Donors Feel Great Today. New to nonprofit marketing? John Haydon shares his Top 3 Tips for Nonprofit Marketing Newbies.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Marketers and Fundraisers

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If you like reading reports, Rebecca Davis has a list you can download of 29 studies related to nonprofit marketing and fundraising. And finally, it’s December so be sure to catch some holiday classics (and not-so-classics) during ABC Family’s 25 Days of Christmas.

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Starting 2019 Off with a BANG!

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Here’s what’s happening at Nonprofit Marketing Guide this month: Online Training: LAST DAYS! Save $200 on the Annual All-Access Pass until Friday, January 4th Get access to all of our training webinars, online courses, Private Facebook Group and more for 365 days!

Week of Freebies, Day 4: Documenting Communications Decisions [Online Course]

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You will need to be a Free Member to access this course: Want to be taken seriously at work and have authority in your position as a nonprofit communicator? The Pass is now on sale for only $499. Sale ends January 4th, 2019. Happy Holidays!

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Week of Freebies, Day 2: Creating a Welcome Series [Online Mini-Course]

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Creating an Email Welcome Series This mini-course includes a 6-minute video and will show best practices for creating an email welcome series that engages your new subscribers from the start. The Pass is now on sale for only $499. Sale ends January 4th, 2019.

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Week of Freebies! Day 5: Storybanking and Photobanking

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It’s our last blog post of 2016, and we’re making it a good one! We know lots of you have questions about how to store and manage your stories and photos. This 18-page free download answers questions like: Do you need a banking system for stories and images?

The Best Cause Marketing of 2011

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One of the things I love about cause marketing is also one of the things I love about my wife; it (like she) continues to surprise me. And sometimes all of those adjectives at once! Here in date order of the original post are my top eleven Best Cause Marketing Efforts of 2011.

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Need #NPCOMM Training That Actually Fits YOUR Schedule?

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It’s a great value – over $3,000 worth of webinars for only $699 $499 through January 4, 2019. And the best thing is we have organized them in two ways depending on what works for YOU. The Pass is on sale now for only $499. Recommended for Levels 2 and 3.

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. To help you out, this is my fourth annual review of papers that document in the peer-reviewed literature how the field is developing (here are the links to the 2011 , 2012 , and 2013 selections). 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.

Are You Ready for 2019?

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We have A LOT already planned for 2019 and we want you to come along on what will be a wild but wonderful ride. Do you want tips and best practices to help you get your work done? Want to be taken seriously at work and have authority in your position as a nonprofit communicator?

Week of Freebies! Day 2: Five Factors of Successful Nonprofit Communications

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This free ebook details the five factors, how we uncovered them, and outlines actions you can take within your nonprofit to become even more successful in 2017 no matter your size, location, or mission. Now on sale for only $499. Sale ends January 6th, 2017.

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

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You don’t have to spend 100+ hours creating a long annual report that only your board members and close friends will read (and let’s be honest, they’ll just say they read it.). 1, 2, and 4-Page Reports. Now on sale for only $499. Sale ends January 6th, 2017.

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Week of Freebies! Day 4: Email Metrics Explained

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We show which metrics you need to be tracking and how to do it in today’s freebie: Email Metrics Explained. And then we tell you what each of these rates actually means, and what they can tell you about how your emails are performing. Now on sale for only $499.

Week of Freebies! Day 3: 10 Editorial Calendar Templates for Nonprofits [Time Sensitive]

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In this e-book, we’ve taken all we have learned about editorial planning, multichannel marketing, and content creation and rolled that into 10 different sample editorial calendars for you. Now on sale for only $499. Sale ends January 6th, 2017.

The Year of the Awesome

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Awesome friends and support. We are in the final days of our Annual All-Access Pass Sale, so it’s the best time of the year to join us. Save $200 off the regular price now through Friday, January 6, 2017. Learn more and get your All-Access Pass now.

We’ll Keep Up With It All So You Don’t Have To

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I was recently emailing with someone who worked in a fast-paced, for-profit job for years but said she was finding that “nonprofit marketing has A LOT of moving parts.” Part of what makes nonprofit marketing and communications so challenging is it always seems to be changing.

What’s Essential to Good Nonprofit Communications in 2017?

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Little black dresses and pumps. Blue jeans and flats. Cargo shorts and tennis shoes. How to motivate your community to act , including fundraising and advocacy campaigns. How to update your community with newsletters and social media. Sale ends January 6, 2017.

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. To help you out, this is my fourth annual review of papers that document in the peer-reviewed literature how the field is developing (here are the links to the 2011 , 2012 , and 2013 selections). 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.

Mark This Off Your To-Do List Before You Leave for the Holidays

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But we’re facing it head on with some great new webinars on tap for next year including a series on inclusive messaging and more advanced strategy-based presentations that help you better make decisions on the fly. And with our 2018 All-Access Pass, you won’t miss any of it.

Cause Marketing Puts Eyeglass-Maker Warby Parker in the Big Time

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Warby Parker , which uses buy one-give one (BOGO) cause marketing as a key element of its positioning and marketing has officially hit the big time. Investors and the business press are taking note of the company’s 500 percent growth in 2010. And, yet, strangely, they aren’t. And for all the competition, there’s really only one dominant player, the $7 billion (sales) Italian company Luxottica Group, which owns Ray Ban, Persol, Oakley, LenCrafters and more.

New Way to Get My Take on Your Work in 2010

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I’ve been searching for a new way to give those of you who are interested in my take on your work — in other words, you want some advice, a quick review of something you are working on, or a brainstorming partner — a quick and affordable way to get it.

Changing the Way We Do Business

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I have a problem that I’m sure you are all too familiar with: I have too much to do, and not enough hours in the day to do it. So I’m taking my own advice, and narrowing down some of what we’ll do at Nonprofit Marketing Guide in 2012. Sale ends 12/31/11.

Newsletter: Free Webinar on Measuring Impact ; Pinpad vs Cashier Smackdown; What is the 'Patagonia Way'?

Selfish Giving

Back in January I asked what you wanted to learn more about in 2018. The #1 response was: How to measure the impact of a partnership on your nonprofit and for your corporate partner. Still, I heard you and have a free upcoming webinar for you on this very topic!