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Submit Your Photos for the 2017 Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Jeanine Marlow, Director of Communications & Marketing at Cornerstone Preparatory Academy, submitted several great photos for the Trends Report.

How to Organize Your Nonprofit’s Photos

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We all know how valuable photos are to telling our nonprofit stories. How do you organize your photos so you can actually find what you need?

November Photo Challenge for Nonprofit Communications Pros #NPCommPix

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Just let the word of the day inspire you, post a photo with a caption, and include the #NPCommPix hashtag. #NpCommPix is back in November!

Nonprofit Communicators Photo-A-Day Challenge! #NPCommPix

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

If you spend much time at all on Instagram , you’ve seen those Photo-A-Day challenges. Want to Play Along? Here’s How.

Software to Help You Find Your Perfect Photos Instantly

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

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How to Coordinate a (Cheap) Successful Photo Shoot for Your Nonprofit Part II

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Yesterday, we published Part I of How to Coordinate a (Cheap) Successful Photo Shoot for Your Nonprofit by Marta Lindsey of TransForm.

[PHOTOS] #12NTC is already incredible! Plus Volunteer Tips!

Wild Woman Fundraising

PHOTOS] #12NTC is already incredible! Extra Action Marching band @ #12NTC. The Extra Action marching band kicked it off at #12NTC. Salesforce.

Nonprofit Communicators Photo-A-Day Challenge Is Back! #NPCommPix

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We are getting ready for the third edition of #NPCommPix. want to play along this time? It’s super easy and fun. Have more questions?

Enter the #WhyIVolunteer Photo Contest: Show Off Your Impact by Aug. 24

Getting Attention

So why not ask them to tell your story with their photos and videos? So why not ask them to tell your story with their photos and videos?

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ISO Photos of Social Marketing and Social Change

Social Marketing and Social Change

All submissions will have to sign a release giving the publisher nonexclusive right to use the photos in any/all ways related to the book, in print or electronic, for no fee, and in foreign as well as domestic editions. We are in the production phase and my editor has suggested that we crowd source the picures that appear in the book.

Revise Your.Org Facebook Page Now: Deadline March 30

Getting Attention

Large cover photo at top of page (851×315 pixels), which will take up about 70% of the vertical space of the top screen on your page.

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A Simple Way To Get More Social Media Engagement This Holiday Season

J Campbell Social Marketing

Guidestar aims to celebrate the givers and the nonprofits they support through a photo campaign. It’s simple, and effective. ” 2.

Cause Marketing Efforts in Support of Haitian Earthquake Relief

Cause Related Marketing

But it’s an important list because it demonstrates that you don’t have to be an A-list celebrity, like George Clooney and pals, to do your part.If

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Are They Ignoring Your Small Nonprofit on Facebook?

Social Media Bird Brain

Instagram small nonprofits Facebook Crowdsourcing photos content Via Hockenheim Slideshow on Trip Adviser The great move of 10 miles continues. While I am finishing cleaning, sorting, disposing, and more cleaning, here are some thoughts for you to chew on. Are They Ignoring Your Small Nonprofit on Facebook? Then maybe you need better content.

Free photo editing tools for nonprofits


Quick and dirty photo enhancement: PICMONKEY. More advanced photo editing and manipulation: PIXLR. Smart phone photo styling: INSTAGRAM.

Free tool of the week: Stock photos online


What nonprofit isn’t hungry for great FREE photos for publications, online communications, and presentations? flickr/naixn.

Are You Using Boring Photos?

Mission Minded

A recent blog post by Katya Andresen reminded us of the power of a photo. Reporting on the research of Roger Dooley, Katya demonstrates that including a photo with your message can indeed make it more persuasive. Photos are certainly powerful—but not all photos are created equal. Nonprofit communications

To Build Trust, Make Sure Your Photos Make Eye Contact With Your Donors


The post To Build Trust, Make Sure Your Photos Make Eye Contact With Your Donors appeared first on MarketSmart. Fundraising

Free tool of the week: Tutorials on taking better photos


But I also cautioned that those photos had better be good , or you really haven’t saved any money. Finally, check out 10 questions to ask yourself before you take the photo. And don’t forget to explore free online photo editing applications like Picasa, Piknik, and Gimp. flickr/turkguy0391. Thanks

No Piglets or Puppies (Part 1)

Getting Attention

Who can resist the cuteness of puppy photos like this one? Start by considering what makes such photos SO magnetic, then share some of that.

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50+ Nonprofit Instagram Accounts You Should Follow Right Now

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

A photo posted by Catskill Animal Sanctuary (@catskill_animal_sanctuary) on Apr 11, 2015 at 12:06pm PDT. Grab your phone and get inspired.

Eye Candy—Digital Storytelling Challenge 2013

Getting Attention

Pay special attention to the winning photo and photo series. First-Place Photo: Keshet Dance Company (photo at top left).

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More Than Words: Why Visuals Are Critical in Pitching Your Story

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

But there are a few things nonprofits can do to incorporate strong photos, graphics, and videos into their media-relations efforts. Kristina.

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10 Ways Nonprofits Can Succeed with Visual Marketing

J Campbell Social Marketing

photo credit: helgabj via photopin cc. Snap some photos of the volunteers, the back office, even clients if they are amenable. Not so!

Easy Fundraising: Convert Home VHS Videos to DVDs and/or Digitize Old Family Photos

Fundraiser Ideas

You can offer to digitize family photos. Many families have boxes of developed family photos from before digital cameras became popular.

CONFESSION: I Stink at Making Graphics. These Tools Make Me Look Like a Genius. 

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I’m getting better, but infographics and photo manipulation aren’t second nature to me. I’m not so good with the graphics.

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techsoup and flickr offer free online photo accounts to nonprofits

Studio 501c

One of the most popular online photo sharing services, Flickr , is partnering with TechSoup , a nonprofit that helps other nonprofits use technology, to offer 10,000 free premium Flickr accounts to nonprofit organizations. Conversely, the organization's Web site can stream Flickr photos. Thanks!

Picture Perfect: 8 Free Stock Photography Websites for Nonprofits


Stock photos are a problem.

Do Your Photos Tell a Good Story?

Mission Minded

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Storybanking and Photobanking: Your Questions and Examples

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

You get great stories and photos, but how do you organize them? How do you find what you need months later? That’s where you come in!

3 Surefire Communication Strategies to Follow Your Events

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

A photo that showcases a highlight of your event. Photo galleries, for example, are a great way to engage donors. Kerri Moore. Kristina.

Robotic Photo of the Inauguration

A. Fine Blog

The digital convergence can sometimes be breathtaking in what it produces. And if you think it only produces flashing, beeping, buzzing, chattering things, think again. David Bergman is a professional photography (sent to my by my hubby once again!).

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Luke Miller lists his favorite photos from stock photo sites because Clip Art is Terrible. I hope you had a great week! Stop Using It.

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15 Ways Nonprofits Can Use Instagram

J Campbell Social Marketing

With 100 million monthly active users and over 40 million photos uploaded per day, the photo-sharing site claims to gain a new follower every second.

4 More Clever Ways to Improve Your Thank You Letters

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Several digital photo apps let you turn your photos into instant postcards (see Postagram or Touchnote , for example).

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You Can Now Save Links On Facebook To Read Later – And It’s Awesome

J Campbell Social Marketing

I used to take screen shots of the post on mobile and then have to remember to check my photos later to find the information. Easy peasy!

Unforgettable! (Case Study)

Getting Attention

That’s a tough concept to get in a flash, but this photo says it all. Message It: How to Make the Most of Your Facebook Cover Photo.

Hashtags for Every Day of the Week (Nonprofit Edition)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

A photo posted by Last Chance for Animals (@lc4a) on Jun 2, 2015 at 3:47pm PDT. Photo: @gilllang. 3 quick tips for using this tactic: .

5 Ways Nonprofits Can Use the New Facebook Changes to Their Advantage

J Campbell Social Marketing

Photo 1 displays the way that Facebook now wants us to share links. Photo 2 is an example of how NOT to post a link on Facebook.

Insert Photos? Fancy paper? Professional Binding?

Seeking Grant Money Today

Should you include photos of your clients successfully wearing kilts after going through a similar program? Do not add expensive photos or drop pictures into your document (unless the foundation's guidelines ask for photos (and then only provide the specific photos that they request). You're not sure.