2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We’ve officially released the 2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report and infographic. Nonprofit Communications Trends 2015 communications marketing nonprofit trends It’s here!

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Week of Freebies, Day 3: 2019 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Our Nonprofit Communications Trends Report has become the “go-to” source for what’s REALLY happening in the world of nonprofit communications and fundraising. We will release the full report on January 16, 2019. Nonprofit Communications Nonprofit Marketing TrendsHappy Holidays!

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Take the 2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey Now

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It’s our most popular download of the year: The Annual Nonprofit Communications Trends Report. When you complete the survey, you’ll be invited to a special preview webinar before the report is released. Take the 2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey now.

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Newly Released: A Health Literacy Manifesto

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Digital Literacy Trends and Emerging Issues Affordable Care Act health literacy Health Reform Kaiser Health Tracking PollGood news! The Center for Disease Control’s blog, Bridging the Health Literacy Gap–is back!

Newly Released: A Health Literacy Manifesto

SocialButterfly

Digital Literacy Trends and Emerging Issues Affordable Care Act health literacy Health Reform Kaiser Health Tracking PollGood news! The Center for Disease Control’s blog, Bridging the Health Literacy Gap–is back!

Press Release 101: Why You Need a Good ‘Nut Graph’

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Your nonprofit faces long odds whenever it sends a press release to a reporter or editor. Even under the best of circumstances, your release is competing with dozens of other releases and story ideas to earn that journalist’s attention.

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Please Take the 2016 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It’s time to take the Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey for 2016 ! Last year, over 1,500 nonprofit communicators took our annual Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey. Everyone else will have to wait until January 5 when the report is released to the public.

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Freebie: 2013 Nonprofit Communications Trends Preview

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Earlier this month I held a webinar that gave attendees a sneak peek at the 2013 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report that we will release in January. Nonprofit Communications TrendsHappy Holidays! We love our readers and think you deserve some goodies.

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Hot Topics in February: Nonprofit Email Newsletters, Online Press Rooms, and more Trends for 2019

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here’s what’s happening at Nonprofit Marketing Guide in February: Online Training: February 7: What’s Missing from Your Online Newsroom (Hint, It’s Not a Press Release) Find out what goes into making a great online newsroom and become a media darling.

Preview: Some “Top Threes” from the 2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We’ll release the 2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report on January 17, but here are a few “Top Three” highlights for now. Nonprofit Communications Trends

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Reserve Your Copy of the 2017 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We totally revamped the 2017 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey this year, and it’s almost time for us to share the results in the 2017 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report. We’ll release the report January 17th.

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Week of Freebies! 2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Our annual Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey is our most popular download every year. The 2015 edition will be released on January 7th, but you can request a copy now to be among the first to receive it. Happy Holidays!

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Week of Freebies! Reserve 2016 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Our annual Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey is our most popular download every year. The 2016 edition will be released on January 5th, but you can request a copy now to be among the first to receive it. Nonprofit Communications TrendsHappy Holidays!

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Reserve Your Free Copy of the 2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Or do you just like to keep up with the latest communications trends? Our annual Nonprofit Communications Trends Report is what you are looking for. The 2015 edition will be released on January 7th, but you can request a copy now to be among the first to receive it.

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Email Marketing Stats and Trends for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

On Wednesday, I shared how nonprofits are using social media according to reports released over the last few weeks. But, in terms of growth trends, online fundraising by organizations with smaller lists is growing fastest. We’ll do one more stat/trend summary for you on online fundraising soon! On Wednesday, I shared how nonprofits are using social media according to reports released over the last few weeks.

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Social Media Stats and Trends for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Last week, I wrote an article detailing 3 big reports recently released on nonprofit marketing and fundraising. Nonprofit Communications Social Networking TrendsThere is a ton of information in these reports and it can be a little overwhelming trying to sort through it all. I thought it would be helpful to break those reports down based on certain topics. Today we are going to tackle social media.

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Week of Freebies, Day 3: Reserve Your Copy of the 2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Our Nonprofit Communications Trends Report has become the “go-to” source for what’s REALLY happening in the world of nonprofit communications and fundraising. We will release the full report on January 17, 2018. Happy Holidays!

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Your Baseline – 2011 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Getting Attention

Thanks so much to my friend and colleague Kivi Leroux Miller for surveying 780 nonprofit communicators like you on your habits, practices and preferences, and then sharing what you reported in the new, free 2011 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report.

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Highlights from the 2016 M+R Benchmarks Study: Focus on the Big Trends

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Last week, the 2016 M+R Benchmarks Study was released with an emphasis on what’s changed since 2006 when this study was first released. We encourage you to look at the trends and analysis in the report even more than the specific numbers. Nonprofit Communications Trends

5 More 2013 Nonprofit Marketing Trends That Affect You (Part Two)

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Trends: Part One. Thanks much to Kivi Leroux Miller for sharing the results of her recent survey of nonprofit marketing trends. Note: Sign up here to get Kivi’s full trends report on release in mid-January. 2013 Nonprofit Marketing Trends: Part One.

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Share Your Predictions; Get My Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I’m putting together a Nonprofit Communications Trends Report that I’ll release in January, and I need your input and predictions. When you complete the survey, you can opt-in to receive a free copy of the Trend Report in January.

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2016 Giving Trends: The Warning Signs

The Agitator

The Blackbaud Insitute for Philanthropic Impact has released its Fifth Annual Charitable Giving Report that you can download here. Top line trends … …in the US , among the 6,845 nonprofits and $23 billion analyzed, overall charitable giving grew approximately 1.0%

Just Released: The Digital Giving Index

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Since 2010, Network for Good has published the Digital Giving Index which looks at online giving trends across the Network for Good platform, including both branded and generic donation pages, peer-to-peer fundraising, portal giving, and employee giving.

Get a Sneak Peek at the 2013 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report – Free Webinar

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

If you were one of the 1400+ nonprofits who took my annual communications trends survey, THANK YOU! Pacific) to share the preliminary results of the 2013 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report. Nonprofit Communications Trends

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Ask an Expert: Online Engagement Tool Trends + Advice

EveryAction

What are some trends you’ve observed in the ways nonprofits are (and aren’t) using technology to engage supporters? ". What has the reaction from nonprofits been like since the guide was released?

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Download 2012 Trends Report; Free Webinar on 1/5

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I released the 2012 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report yesterday to everyone who requested an advance copy. Get your copy of the report now, along with some of these highlights in tweetable form, on the Trends Report page.

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Three Trends That Beg for Shorter Email Newsletters

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I see three trends that mean your nonprofit’s email newsletters should be shorter than they probably are now. You can also identify trends in your readers’ interests by tracking which links they are clicking on in your newsletters and on your website.

5 Trends that Will Affect Online Fundraising in 2010

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Last year the Chronicle of Philanthropy shared their " Trends That Will Affect Fund Raising in 2009 ," penned by Robert F. In 2010 Network for Good has taken a crack at the five trends (with an online spin, of course) we've seen and anticipate will affect your fundraising in the months to come. Email outreach will continue its upward trend, meaning more email in subscribers' inboxes. Want to see other trends we picked up from 2009 results?

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2009 Online Fundraising Trends

The Agitator

Also, Convio estimated that the number of online donors would grow from 89 million in 2008 to 110+ million in 2009, which would represent growth in the online donor pool in the range of 24% (Blackbaud has not released figures on the actual online donor growth reflected in its stats). Blackbaud’s Steve MacLaughlin recently published this slide show reporting the 2009 online fundraising figures for 2,335 nonprofits (all transactions processed by Blackbaud).

2009 email fundraising and advocacy benchmark report just released

Giving in a Digital World

It’s May again, which means that the latest update of the annual M+R and NTEN eNonprofit Benchmarks Study has just been released.

2009 email fundraising and advocacy benchmark report just released

Giving in a Digital World

It’s May again, which means that the latest update of the annual M+R and NTEN eNonprofit Benchmarks Study has just been released.

12 digital fundraising trends for 2012 #3 Augmented Reality

Giving in a Digital World

In a market research report released last month by US business research company Visiongain , it was estimated that use of Mobile Augmented Reality will increase exponentially over the next five years – to the point at which 25% of all App downloads will incorporate Augmented Reality functionality. This is the third of 12 posts that I’ll be publishing throughout January on trends I think will prove to be important for digital fundraising in 2012. digital fundraising trends

12 digital fundraising trends for 2012 #1 Truly Personalised Video Thanking

Giving in a Digital World

Starting with what I hope will be a thought provoking short series on what I think will be 12 important digital fundraising trends for 2012. provider O2 also jumped onto the Truly Personalised Video trend this Christmas with their #o2santa Twitter and YouTube campaign. Online fundraising Video YouTube Bryan Miller charity: water child's i foundation digital fundraising trends Truly Personalised Video Thanking

Most Important Social Media Sites to Nonprofits in 2015

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

More than 800 nonprofits have completed our 2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report Survey (please take it now if you are not one of those 800+). This data is consistent with the trends we’ve seen in the last few years, with a few interesting twists.

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Good and Bad News: Communicators More Strategic, But Less Focused

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I just pulled some preliminary data from our 2017 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report Survey. The survey for the 2017 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report is open through the end of the month. Nonprofit Communications Trends

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12 digital fundraising trends for 2012 #4 Microdonations

Giving in a Digital World

Certainly the UK Government believes that microdonations have real potential, with specific mention of it in their Giving White Paper released in May 2011 to showcase a range of initiatives aimed at helping stimulate a step-change in giving in the UK. This is the fourth of 12 posts that I’ll be publishing throughout January on trends I think will prove to be important for digital fundraising in 2012. You can find the previous trend post, on Augmented Reality, here.

What Question Would You Ask 2,000 Nonprofit Communications Directors?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Every year in January, we release the Nonprofit Communications Trends Report. That gives us great year-to-year trends data. So, what question would you like to see answered in the 2016 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report? Nonprofit Communications Trends

12 digital fundraising trends for 2012 #6 Ebooks

Giving in a Digital World

But their competitors have also released reports on the incredible speed at which eBook sales are growing and by the middle of last year eBooks were reported as making-up 13.6% This is the sixth of 12 posts that I’ll be publishing throughout January on trends I think will prove to be important for digital fundraising in 2012. You can find the previous trend post, on Mobile App vs Mobile Web, here.

Take 10 Minutes: Get Data to Do Comms Right

Getting Attention

Kivi Leroux Miller’s annual Nonprofit Communications Trends Report is one of my “go to” resources for boosting client communications impact. Please take 10 minutes right now to respond to the 2017 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey.

12 digital fundraising trends for 2012 #9 Back To Website Donation Basics

Giving in a Digital World

Which makes the introduction to the ‘Creating the perfect donation experience’ report released this week by User Experience Agency Nomensa rather shocking reading – highlighting as it does the stark fact that 47% of donors give-up before they have made the donation because the online journey is not intuitive and engaging. You can find the previous trend post, on Contactless Payments, here.

I Have a Bone to Pick About JWT's Trend Report Called 'Social Good'

Cause Related Marketing

‘ Social Good ,’ a white paper and research report from JWT , the marketing agency and division of WPP, has made a lot of appearances in my RSS reader since its release in September 2011 usually with some variation of a headline like ‘customers increasingly dubious about cause marketing.’ JWT calls it a trend report.

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12 digital fundraising trends for 2012 #10 Social Media Fundraising Growing-Up

Giving in a Digital World

Hitwise reinforced this observation with data released earlier this month showing Facebook’s share of all UK visits to social network sites falling by 7% December 2010 to December 2011, while YouTube’s share grew by roughly the same amount. Time will tell… Blogging Email Facebook Online fundraising Social networking Beate Sorum Bryan Miller digital fundraising trends

Burning Questions Nonprofit Communications Pros Have

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

That’s why every year we put together the Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey to ask the questions you have about your work. Take the 2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey now. Take the 2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey now. Trends