Messaging Advice During the Pandemic (End of May Edition)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I think it’s time for another messaging update, so here’s some advice as of late May 2020. Back in late March, I shared a post called How to Be Relevant Now (and What Not to Say). If you aren’t already, it’s really time to set your eyes to the future.

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Should My Nonprofit Start a #GivingTuesdayNow Campaign on May 5?

J Campbell Social Marketing

Their annual state-wide giving day, #KYGives20 , has been planned for May 12th for months now. 4) Could you do something other than asking for money on May 5th? . The post Should My Nonprofit Start a #GivingTuesdayNow Campaign on May 5?

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – May 8, 2020

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

May 19: Relevant Press Releases: How to Get Attention in a Crowded News Cycle with Antionette Kerr. May 28: Do This Not That: New Rules for Marketing Success in the Rest of 2020 with Kivi Leroux Miller. My porch. Auburn, AL. Happy Friday, friends!

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators ? May 29, 2020

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

More Than Ever, Nonprofit Messaging Needs to Express Empathy Social Media and Newsletter Ideas for June 2020* Messaging Advice During the Pandemic (End of May Edition). Auburn, AL. How is everyone holding up out there?

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – May 24, 2019

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Registration is $129 or free with an All-Access Pass Learn More and Register The post Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – May 24, 2019 appeared first on Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog. Good day, good friends.

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Your 5-Point Plan for #GivingTuesdayNow May 5

J Campbell Social Marketing

I encourage all nonprofits, social change agents, activists, and anyone who wants to change the world through generosity and kindness to celebrate this year’s global day of unity on May 5, # GivingTuesdayNow. .

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – May 17, 2019

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Nonprofit Training Opportunities for You May 23: Do This, Not That: 10 Relatively Easy Ways to Fix Some Big Nonprofit Communications Problems Get practical solutions to some of the biggest communications problems in the nonprofit industry. The Hound. Auburn, AL Good afternoon! (Or

May 214

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – May 10, 2019

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Nonprofit Training Opportunities for You May 15 & 16: Everything You Need to Know About Editorial Calendars [Two-Part Webinar Series] Learn everything you need to know to set up and use an editorial calendar to increase your communications effectiveness. Minero, Atlanta, GA Happy Friday!

May 201

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – May 31, 2019

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Registration is $20 or free with an All-Access Pass Learn More and Register The post Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – May 31, 2019 appeared first on Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog. The Collins Quarter. Savannah, GA Did everyone have a good week?

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators ? May 15, 2020

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

May 19: Relevant Press Releases: How to Get Attention in a Crowded News Cycle with Antionette Kerr. May 28: Do This Not That: New Rules for Marketing Success in the Rest of 2020 with Kivi Leroux Miller. Kivi’s house. Lexington, NC. Everyone still hanging in there?

May 224

We’re Cutting Through the Noise in May with Great Online Campaigns, Brilliant Press Releases, and New Rules for Marketing

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here’s what’s happening in May at Nonprofit Marketing Guide…. Online Training: May 7: Seven Great Online Marketing Campaigns Every Nonprofit Can Run with Kivi Leroux Miller. May 19: Relevant Press Releases: How to Get Attention in a Crowded News Cycle with Antionette Kerr.

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What’s Going on in May

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here’s what’s happening at Nonprofit Marketing Guide this month: Online Training: May 9 & 11: Creating Awesome Email Newsletters, Parts 1 and 2, with Kivi Leroux Miller. May 16: How to Upgrade Donors and Boost Revenue with Donor Surveys with Rachel Muir.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – May 1, 2020

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Staying Motivated While Trying to Motivate Others #NPCOMMLIFE New Metaphors We Can All Relate To Virtual Volunteering: Ideas to Engage Your Volunteers Remotely We’re Cutting Through the Noise in May with Great Online Campaigns, Brilliant Press Releases, and New Rules for Marketing. Minero.

May 199

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

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here are 3 reasons why your GivingTuesday may not have gone well: 1) You didn’t have an engaged community ready to go BEFORE GivingTuesday. Nonprofits raised nearly $2 billion on GivingTuesday in 2019. And yet, we hear a lot of complaints every year about how it doesn’t work.

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Giving Tuesday is May 5: How Can You Prepare?

Mission Minded

How your organization can prepare for Giving Tuesday on May 5 amid the uncertainty of Coronavirus. The post Giving Tuesday is May 5: How Can You Prepare? appeared first on Mission Minded. Blog Digital Nonprofit Communications Social Media

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What’s Up in May

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

That means you’ll have May, June, July AND August to take part in live webinars, listen to webinar recordings and download all of my e-books for one low price. But remember, this offer expires this Friday, May 4th so hurry!

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators ? May 22, 2020

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Before you rip and replace another martech tool, it may be time to build a roadmap. May 28: Do This Not That: New Rules for Marketing Success in the Rest of 2020 with Kivi Leroux Miller. Good day, good friends.

May 169

Why April 21st May Ruin Your Nonprofit's Website Analytics

EveryAction

Not to be click-baiting fearmongers, but we really needed to get your attention because there’s a big change coming to Google’s search algorithm that you need to know about

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 11, 2012

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 4, 2012. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here —FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. . NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Associate Director, Media Relations and Communications. Save the Children (Washington, D.C.).

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Hot Topics in May: E-Newsletters, Content Problems, Leadership, Work Boundaries

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

May 1 & 2 – Creating Awesome Email Newsletters. May 10 – The 6 Problems That Plague Nonprofit Content…and How to Solve Them. May 17 – What Communications Leadership Looks Like.

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Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – May 3, 2019

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

RIP Peter Mayhew May the Force be with you this Friday before Star Wars Day (May the 4th…get it?) Divisive Content May be Key For more on social media, Hannah Trull at Nonprofit Hub gives us the basics of social media analytics.

May 204

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 18, 2012

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 11, 2012. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here —FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. . NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Chief Marketing Officer and. Director of PR and Digital Marketing. Horizons for Homeless Children (Boston, MA).

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 24, 2012

Getting Attention

Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 18, 2012. Please post your nonprofit marketing position here —FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Brand Identity Manager and Marketing Coordinator. Outreach International (Independence, MO).

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Nonprofit Marketing Jobs—May 4, 2012

Getting Attention

Please post your nonprofit marketing position here —FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. . NEW OPPORTUNITIES. 1) Associate Director of Communications. City Harvest (New York, NY). 2) Communications Associate. The Nellie Mae Education Foundation (Quincy, MA).

May 171

There Are Only Three Ways to Raise More Money

iMarketSmart

Actually, when you first started reading this blog post, you may have thought that acquisition was the only way to raise more money. Part of the ongoing transition away from acquisition-based fundraising may be the alarmingly low rates of first time donor renewals that plague our industry.

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Join Me—Engage Fundraising Conference— May 9, Philly

Getting Attention

You may be wondering why a marketer like me is so enthused about a fundraising conference but I know that 1) Many of you wear both hats, and even if you don’t 2) fundraising and marketing must be strong partners, and the better you understand the other half, the better you’ll be able to move your supporters to act. I’m in for this conference, and want to tell you about it before the limited number of seats (just 125) are gone.

6 Reasons Your Nonprofit May Not Be Ready For Social Media

J Campbell Social Marketing

Here are 6 reasons that your nonprofit may not be ready for social media. You may not be ready for social media if you don’t want to open up conversations and build authentic relationships with your community online.

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators – May 25, 2018

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Eric Squair is presenting a free webinar next Thursday, May 31st – How to Identify Your Website’s Most Popular Content. And here are 11 Content Marketing Obstacles You May Face This Year (And How to Overcome Them). The Hound. Auburn, AL.

May 174

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – May 6, 2011

Getting Attention

Thanks for sharing your positive responses on the value of these nonprofit-marketing-specific job postings. People are reading, and applying! Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES.

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – May 13, 2011

Getting Attention

Thanks for sharing your positive responses on the value of these nonprofit-marketing-specific job postings. People are reading, and applying! Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES.

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May the Fundraising Force Be With You

The Agitator

May this fundraising force be with you. Among the many skills attributed to Steve Jobs was his ability to create a “reality distortion field”—a mental force he created to persuade himself and others to believe almost anything.

May 63

Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – May 20, 2011

Getting Attention

Thanks for sharing your positive responses on the value of these nonprofit-marketing-specific job postings. People are reading, and applying! Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES.

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Friday Futures – Nonprofit Marketing Jobs – May 27, 2011

Getting Attention

Thanks for sharing your positive responses on the value of these nonprofit-marketing-specific job postings. People are reading, and applying! Please post your nonprofit marketing position here for FT or PT staff, consulting or internship opportunities. NEW OPPORTUNITIES.

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Social Recruiting: New, Necessary and May Be Critical to Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The increasing importance of online marketing may increase the need for marketing staff to maintain social media visibility. You’ll even get links to passive candidates, those not actively looking for a new position but who may be ideal for the positions. Geri Stengel. Where will your organization find its next communications, marketing, or development director? In this guest post by Geri Stengel, get some tips on how to use LinkedIn to find the right candidates.

May 143

You May Love Your Jargon, But Your Donor’s Don’t

Ann Green

Your donors don’t love it as much as you do because it’s boring and they may not understand what you’re trying to say. You may use some of these terms internally and they might be in your mission statement, but try to limit them when you communicate with your donors.

May 68

Last Chance: 4 Keys to Pitch-Perfect Messaging (Free Training, May 30)

Getting Attention

Please join me on Wednesday, May 30 to learn how to stop striking flat notes with your target audiences and join the 16% of nonprofits whose messages resonate and spur action. Date: Wednesday, May 30, 2012.

A Tool That May Help With Donor Retention

Non Profit Marketing 360

But help may be on the way. The post A Tool That May Help With Donor Retention appeared first on Nonprofit Marketing 360. The fundraising statistics are bleak. A new study from the Association of Fundraising Professionals finds that: For every $100 nonprofits raise, $100 is lost through attrition. For every 100 new donors, 107 donors drop off. Only 31% of 2009 donors gave again in 2010.

May 109

The Next Best Thing May Already Be Here

Ann Green

But sometimes we need to take a step back, and realize the next best thing may already be here. The next best thing may already be here. All nonprofits want to succeed and grow. You want more donors and more people to find out about your organization.

May 81

Snow in May: The Value of Expectations in Branding

Mission Minded

Also titled: Why I Refuse to Get Out My Snow Shovel Today is Monday, May 12, 2014, and I’m feeling a bit glum.

May 82

#SM4NP: ROI Via Social Media May Be Elusive, But It’s Not Ephemeral

Non Profit Marketing 360

If you search for information about how to measure returns on investment in social media, you will be quickly reminded about just how new social media is in the business and nonprofit economies.

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The Right Tool May Be in Your Head

Social Media Bird Brain

46 and 2 Tool Head by Justin Roberts In its younger days, social media was full of such conversations related to tools - tools for using social media, tools for managing social media, tools for measuring social media. Tool Overload New platforms and tools were coming out like water from a broken pipe and I imagine that a lot of people either threw their hands up in disgust and walked. strategy ROI tools goals platform not for profits community social media Small nonprofit

May 107

Nonprofit Spotlight: May

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

In May, we celebrated a diverse group of organizations working hard to better their corner of the world. Network for Good’s Nonprofit of the Week spotlight gives us the chance to highlight the work of some of the our community’s superstars. Check out the great things these organizations are doing for their communities: Taproot Foundation seeks to build capacity through pro bono service by uniting skilled professionals with nonprofits in need.

May 46

#Aging: We May Have To/Want To Work Longer. Will We Live Longer?

Non Profit Marketing 360

Golden or just a Goose Egg? For many, the Stock Market Crash of 2008 wiped out most of their retirement savings. For some, working longer past the traditional retirement age is a key to ongoing engagement, community involvement, and mental health.

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