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Mashing Up Loyalty Programs and Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

But is there a potential match between loyalty programs and cause marketing? The sweepstakes ends 30 September, 2011.

10 Ways to Build Loyalty Among Your Online Community Members

J Campbell Social Marketing

Here are 10 ways to build loyalty among your online community members through celebration and acknowledgement! 1) Plan ahead. Who are they?

Customer Loyalty is not Customer Retention

Non Profit Marketing 360

One popular application of a customer retention strategy is a loyalty campaign or loyalty program. Just about every business has one, and we love to see our customers completing loyalty programs that truly drive their customers to new levels of engagement. Loyalty programs can obscure your customers expectations.

6 big recommendations from Abila’s donor loyalty study about content.

iMarketSmart

Here are 6 big recommendations from Abila’s donor loyalty study: 1. “Content is money!” ” That’s what Abila says.

7 Principles Of Donor Loyalty

The Agitator

Super communicator Tom Ahern has completed his review of loyalty guru Adrian Sargeant’s 7 principles of donor loyalty. communications direct marketing donor retention loyalty premium At last! But Tom has done a real service with his series of articles (cheat sheets?) Ensure your “customer service” is good.

Loyalty To AARP

The Agitator

Here — from loyalty360 (sort of a trade association for loyalty marketers) — is an update on AARP’s elaborate loyalty program , called ‘Rewards for Good’ In a nutshell, through this program AARP members earn. Donor retention / loyalty / commitment Innovation Integrated fundraising and marketing premium

Loyalty Inflection Points

The Agitator

Is organizational loyalty infectious? Don''t Miss these Posts donor retention loyalty premium Possibly. For example, after momentous achievements that inspire group celebration and pride in belonging. In political science, an inflection point is.

Astounding Donor Loyalty

The Agitator

Here’s the story of a donor (Gail) whose loyalty I find truly remarkable, under the circumstances … She’s been giving to several groups continuously for thirty years, generally in the $25-$50 range, and generally unrestricted. In response to our Lazy or Careless Fundraising? Clearly, you are much too nice a donor.

Loyalty … By Carole King

The Agitator

In one of the best songs ever written (IMHO), timeless Carole King worries about the enduring loyalty of her lover.

Online Personalization Builds Loyalty

The Agitator

Don't Miss these Posts charities communications donor retention loyalty nonprofits online fundraising online publishingAbout nine months ago, The Agitator noted the online approach taken by CARE International in the UK. This approach cut attrition amongst face-to-face acquired donors in half. Giving donors a bit of choice goes a long way.

10 Ways To Build Donor Loyalty

The Agitator

Advice doesn’t get any more straightforward than these ten suggestions and examples for enhancing donor loyalty from Bridget Brandt at Sage North America, writing in Fundraising Success. Leverage donor loyalty. Don't Miss these Posts donor retention fundraising loyaltyListen to your donors. Share your good news.

Foursquare Cause Marketing Starts with Loyalty Programs

Selfish Giving

The challenge was Finagle’s traditional loyalty program, the Frequent Finagler , which was expensive and it wasn’t social.

Flat Earth Fundraising: Ice Cream Murder And Donor Loyalty

The Agitator

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Loyalty 360

The Agitator

This Week in Loyalty is a loyalty newsletter that shows some promise. From an outfit called Loyalty 360 — “The loyalty marketer’s association” — it’s aimed at commercial marketers from what I’ve seen so far. loyalty

Warmth plus competence equals consumer loyalty

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

I cited a study that shows this in stunning fashion: The Relational Capital Group and a team of researchers at Princeton University recently evaluated the impact of warmth and competence perceptions on purchase intent and loyalty toward eight national brands – McDonalds, Burger King, BP, Shell, Tropicana, Minute Maid, Tylenol and Advil.

Seth Godin On Loyalty

The Agitator

Some good observations from the marketing guru on loyalty. First, an interesting definition:&# Loyalty is what we call it when someone refuses a momentarily better option.&# Then some bad news: “Loyalty isn’t forever. Tags: Don't Miss these Posts Seth Godin communications donor retention loyalty

We Suggest You Have A Merry Christmas

The Agitator

Donor retention / loyalty / commitment premiumRoger and Tom.

How ‘Sustainable’ Is Your Organization?

The Agitator

In recent years, the question has migrated to the minds of more and more donors.

Opt In vs Opt Out: The ‘Make or Break’ Decision In The UK And EU

The Agitator

Board Meeting Swipe File Communications Donor Centricity Donor Centricity - Case Studies Donor retention / loyalty / commitment Media usage / trends Nonprofit management Planned giving / legacy marketing premiumHere’s a question for fundraisers in the UK and the European Union: Would you rather lose 50% or 85% of your donor base?

The Curse of Fundraising Innumeracy

The Agitator

Donor retention / loyalty / commitment Fundraising analytics / data premiumAny maybe.

Donor Centricity — The Missing Ingredient

The Agitator

Donor retention / loyalty / commitment Fundraising analytics / data premiumAnd on and.

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Best of 2016: More Gold For The Lapsed Donor Mine

The Agitator

Donor retention / loyalty / commitment premiumWe sifted through our posts for a few of the ‘most-read’ of 2016.

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Show Me Your Budget

The Agitator

As we near the end of 2016 some folks will be checking the rear-view mirror to determine how they did and whether they met their goals.

Guesswork: The Enemy of Retention

The Agitator

The numbers cited in Tom’s post on the Ultimate Collection of Loyalty Statistics are not only frightening, they’re unlikely to improve by continuing down the same path year after year. Donor retention / loyalty / commitment DonorTrends / DonorVoice Fundraising analytics / data premium

One Bucket Or Many?

The Agitator

Communications Donor retention / loyalty / commitment premium

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#ThanksGivingTuesday

The Agitator

In the flood of #GivingTuesday emails washing over our in-boxes yesterday, one powerful message stood out.

Ordinary Fundraising Done Extraordinarily Well

The Agitator

Of special note, from our parochial point of view, Communications Copywriting / creative Direct mail Donor retention / loyalty / commitment premiumAsking for Money?

When Women Win

The Agitator

to become a federal judge: “Something which we think is impossible now is not impossible in another decade.”.

What A 5 Year-Old Can Teach You About Donor Retention

The Agitator

Irish fundraiser Simon Scriver produces a near-constant flow of bits and pieces on his Twitter feed (@ToastFundraiser). Or both.

Donor Relations … A One Way Street?

The Agitator

The buzzwords and talk signal that ‘donor engagement’, ‘donor experience’, ‘donor loyalty’ are supposed to matter. Donor loyalty for most organizations. Donor retention / loyalty / commitment premiumIn practice — as measured by expenditures of time and money — they really don’t.

Does Your Reputation Matter?

The Agitator

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Losing Donors In The Sea of Sameness

The Agitator

When will some fundraisers wake up to the fact that the tragedy of donor flight is largely self-inflicted. Either post.

Are e-News Subscribers Worth The Effort?

The Agitator

Following the U.S. elections, I received tons of emails from groups urging me to subscribe to their action updates, bulletins, latest news, etc. I did.

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Erode Your Way to Better Year-End Giving

The Agitator

Communications Copywriting / creative Direct mail Donor acquisition Donor retention / loyalty / commitment DonorTrends / DonorVoice Fundraising analytics / data Innovation Research premiumThis week The Agitator and DonorVoice will launch a three-part webinar series on the application of Behavioral Science research to fundraising.

Make Your Donors Feel Awesome

The Agitator

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The Neglected Gold Mine of Lapsed Donors

The Agitator

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All About Meeting Needs

The Agitator

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Better Face-2-Face Through Feedback

The Agitator

Tom’s piece on Donor Loyalty should remind us all of how little information we really have when it comes to understanding the commitment and loyalty of individual donors. But applying those ‘insights’ in any targeted and practical way is hit and miss at best.

The Dangerous Dictum Of “Mail More, Make More”

The Agitator

The Agitator opened discussion on this topic two years ago in our series Raise More, Ask Less appearing in four parts: here , here , Breaking Out of the Status Quo Communications Direct mail Donor retention / loyalty / commitment Fundraising analytics / data Research premiumI love home remedies and old folk tales.

Understanding Donor Relationships

The Agitator

Donor retention / loyalty / commitment premium There is a sizable body of.