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Online Fundraising Stats and Trends for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

In addition, Network for Good has released first quarter stats for 2012 on their Quarterly Digital Giving Index. The Blackbaud Index.

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Social Media Stats and Trends for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We’ll look at key email stats from these reports soon. Last week, I wrote an article detailing 3 big reports recently released on nonprofit marketing and fundraising. There is a ton of information in these reports and it can be a little overwhelming trying to sort through it all. Today we are going to tackle social media.

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Which Fundraising Stat Impresses You Most?

The Agitator

In his Friday post , Roger asked: How many donors must we lose before we learn? The Chronicle of Philanthropy reported that initial results from #GivingTuesday show terrific growth. As they put it, the initial “haul” of #GivingTuesday looks to be $168 million, up from the estimated $117 million last year. And it’s.

10 Mobile Stats for Nonprofit Marketers

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

It’s no secret that mobile is quickly becoming the platform of choice for many, but these stats really drive the point home. Nonprofit marketers should heed these trends and factor mobile into their communication and fundraising strategies to effectively attract and connect with donors in the coming years. Source: Pew Tweet this.

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Email Marketing Stats and Trends for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

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. 2012 Online Marketing Nonprofit Benchmark Index Study (Convio). 2012 eNonprofit Benchmarks Study (M+R and NTEN). Email Lists. Sage). Convio).

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Cool Stats On Social Media Fundraising

The Agitator

Nonprofit Tech for Good recently proffered 14 “Must Know” stats about fundraising, social media and mobile technology. Here are six to tease you on a Monday morning. I can tell you’re not quite ready yet for heavy lifting this week. Responsive design increases giving 96% on mobile and tablet … 126% on mobile.

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How to Make a Stat Work in Marketing

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The basic stat in all of the ads is that the odds of having a child diagnosed with autism are 1 in 110. I’m mostly on that bandwagon too.

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Social Media Stats

The Agitator

To end your week, here’s a snappy video presentation of internet, web, social media stats. Add that to the latest online video usage numbers from Comscore … the average US internet user viewed 18.5 hours of online video in July. And, as usual, we ask … were any of those videos yours?

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[Guest Post] 9 Shocking Stats that Should Convince Your Church to Start Using Mobile Giving Today

Fundraising Coach

9 Shocking Stats that Should Convince Your Church to Start Using Mobile Giving Today. Here are a few staggering stats to illustrate why I think we should come into the modern age of online and mobile giving in the Church. Today I am pleased to introduce you to and Dean Sweetman. I wish there had been an app like!

Here’s how fundraising retention rates compare to other industries


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Interesting Stats about Nonprofit Newsletters – and Winners!

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here are some other interesting stats from the survey, which was completed by 419 nonprofits. Print Newsletters. Email Newsletters. Want More?

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A chart from Third Sector’s Report. America’s individuals, estates, foundations, and corporations gave $373.3 Or worse… Pokemon Go.

The number one reason why you aren’t getting your share of dollars from donor advised funds


I couldn’t find stats on the medians for those sponsor types. It’s really pretty simple. Period. LIKE THIS BLOG POST?

Why you gotta ask for 39 cents? Fundraising laughs

Wild Woman Fundraising

Recently I saw this Saturday Night Live sketch about fundraising videos. It made me laugh so hard, I just had to share it with you. Here it is, below.

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Mobile Impact: 7 juicy stats + a free webinar

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

To tide you over, here are 7 juicy stats to help you think about how mobile might affect your nonprofit fundraising and marketing efforts this year: 58% of all American adults are now smartphone adopters. Next week, I will join PayPal’s Tanya Urschel to present a free webinar, Mobile Impact 301: How to Raise More Money via Mobile.

Kick-off the New Year with a healthy dose of global digital stats

Giving in a Digital World

The strategy projects I work on often involve organisations working in multiple countries, so I’m always on the look-out for research reports that offer country-by-country comparative digital usage data – to help assess the need for office-specific variations in plans or expectations.

3 big reasons why email open rates don’t matter (and what you should measure instead)


First, a short story. She was showing off her firm’s marketing emails. 17% open rate. 28% open rate. 34% open rate. “Oooh. ” Stunned!

Engagement Fundraising Stats You Should Know


So what do you do with these stats? You can see all the cool stats in the study found here. Here are my MarketSmart suggestions: 1.

DMA Direct Mail Stats

The Agitator

direct mail stats from the DMA’s new 2010 Statistical Fact Book: Direct mail accounts for 52% of all mail (over half of all mail has been direct mail since 2007). Ethan Boldt at Inside Direct Mail reports these U.S. Households receive 24.7 pieces of mail per week (down from a high of 26.2 a few years ago). From merchants, 51%.

“T-Stats Saved My Weekend” and other True Stories

JCA Insights

One of JCA’s most successful Business Intelligence initiatives has been T-Stats – the BI tool that JCA developed for the Tessitura Arts Enterprise software. With today’s blog I thought I’d start by sharing a story from one of our T-Stats users. But first – she opened T-Stats. Janna isn’t alone in her affection for T-Stats.

Why internet users and social media users are now essentially the same thing

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

According to Internet World Stats , there are now 2.3 Insight Rant Statistics comscore Google online Social Media world internet stats

3 Big New Stats You Need to Know About Donor Advised Funds from Fidelity Charitable


The post 3 Big New Stats You Need to Know About Donor Advised Funds from Fidelity Charitable appeared first on MarketSmart. LIKE THIS BLOG POST?

I was wrong

Wild Woman Fundraising

Today we have an article by Gayle Gifford, who is so right, while I was so wrong. It mostly comes from program income. Seriously. Check it out.

Nonprofit Technology: Changing The World

J Campbell Social Marketing

Check out these stats, from an infographic created by : 47% of Americans learn about social causes via social media.

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Distracting Social Media Stats

The Agitator

Although you know I hate to fan your social media flames, here are the latest social media usage stats from the Pew Internet Project. Some highlights: 46% of online American adults are social network site (SNS) users. This figure was only 8% on February 05. Of these, 73% have Facebook accounts, 48% use MySpace, 14% use LinkedIn.

The Stat You Can’t Ignore Anymore

Sea Change Strategies

Today, we were reminded of that stat when we learned that 47% of a client’s revenue is being generated by the 1.4% In Sea Change’s Wired Wealthy report we found that way back in 2008, donors who gave between $1,000 and $10,000 made up only 1% of organizational donor files, but generated 30% of revenue (online and offline).

Want People to Share Your Story? Stop Making It So Hard! Do This Instead.

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Prepare branded graphics (your logo plus inspirational quote or shocking stats). I said, “Gabe, does this actually work?”

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Pro Tip – Check How Easy Your Text Is to Read in Word

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Once that is finished, you will see your readability stats. Here are the stats for this post: Were you already using these stats?

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24 amazing benchmark reports on fundraising all in one place


26 Really Interesting Planned Giving Marketing Charts, Stats, and Graphs. I’ve done so much head-scratching that my hair is almost gone!

Impressive Search Engine and Social Media Stats

Search Marketing for Nonprofits

I’m always looking up new stats about search engine and social media use and behavior for various online marketing presentations, and I decided it would be more useful to share them with the world (and have a convenient spot for me to reference them in the future). Do you have other stats that could be added to this list?


3 Realistic Social Media New Year’s Resolutions for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

See where these stats came from and learn a few more here: 31 Video Marketing Statistics to Inform Your Strategy. Anytime you’re ready.

Latest Stats On Social Nets

The Agitator

There’s lots of fresh data floating around on usage of social nets. This summary from comScore indicates that MySpace, with 70 million visitors in February, is still the #1 site for online US adults, but Facebook at 57 million is growing fastest (77% in past 12 months, compared to MySpace’s 3%) and at that rate will soon be #1.

How to Find a Nonprofit Job After Election Day


As election season comes to an end, many campaigners will be turning their attention to the job hunt. organizer campaigner nonprofit jobs

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7 major principles for major gift fundraising (including planned gifts)


Before we get into these 7 major principles for major gift fundraising (including planned gifts), let’s review some neat stats first.

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Serious major gift marketing is not for populists. Planned gift marketing is.


>> 26 really interesting marketing charts, stats, and graphs. >> But populism has no place in major gift marketing. Tweet this!

Mixed Links for Nonprofit Communicators

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The Chronical of Philanthropy breaks down some stats from The Pew Research Center. Did everyone have a good week? What did you learn?

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How Effective Is Our Fundraising?

The Agitator

The latest stats from Giving USA might be cause for smug satisfaction. Overall giving in the U.S. reached record highs at $373.25 billion in 2015, up 4.1% from the previous year. This amount covers giving from US-based individuals and institutions to US-based 501(c)3 nonprofit organizations. [I

Fundraising vs. Facilitating


>> 26 Really Interesting Planned Giving Marketing Stats. >> Fundraising focuses on an organization’s process for raising money by requesting donations. Facilitation focuses on helping others achieve their goals through philanthropy. Fundraising is what most of you are told to do. Facilitation never offends anyone.

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How To Say ‘Thank You’

The Agitator

By now, you’ve heard plenty of stats regarding the importance of timely and personal ‘thank you’s’ But the stat that stuck out for Rory was this: only 47% of charities in the review she conducted give a specific example of how the donor’s gift would be used.

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It’s time to get your social strategy in order

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Source: Experian Tweet this stat. Source: Reuters Tweet this stat. Source: Global Web Index Tweet this stat. If you’re still not sure what your organization should be doing with social media , it would be a good idea to figure it out soon. 47% of those 45 and younger in the U.S. Source: Searchmetrics Tweet this fact.

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