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19 reasons why nonprofit donor surveys are awesome

iMarketSmart

They make donors feel good since you invited them to participate (even if they decided not to return the survey). LIKE THIS BLOG POST?

Top 10 reasons why donors like taking donor surveys

iMarketSmart

Here are the top 10 reasons why donors like taking donor surveys: 1. They simply find surveys to be fun and relaxing. Click here.

What Questions Do You Include in Donor Surveys?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I’m getting a lot of questions about questions — the ones you should ask donors or other supporters of your work in surveys.

State of Social Media Monitoring Survey

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

The survey takes less than 3 minutes to fill out. Once in a while, my organization CEPSM.ca Can’t wait to share the results!

Last Chance to Help Us Design the 2016 Trends Survey

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I am considering sections on. Compensation/Salaries for nonprofit communications staff. More specifics about how you measure success. Trends

Cone’s Latest Survey on Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

Must…control…the…urge…to…be…sarcastic.In its recently-released Cause Evolution Study, (registration required) Cone, Inc.

Audience Research: Where to Find Polls and Survey Data

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

You can and should do some original research via surveys, interviews, and informal focus groups with people on your lists (which I talk about in Chapter 3 of my book ). But you can also learn a great deal from polls and surveys conducted by others. Cornell Universities List of Public Opinion Surveys. Congratulations! Great!

Two New Surveys Show Consumers Expect and Support Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

Two surveys out this week uncover new insights about the push and pull of cause marketing. The Cause Marketing Forum is meeting in Chicago so I haven’t had the chance to talk with them, but I suspect that in the years to come this survey will turn up much bigger numbers. million. That’s an average of $5.6 million per campaign.

NonProfit Pulse Survey

Social Media Bird Brain

Thought you might be interested in the results of a survey ConstantContact did recently on nonprofits Here's the text: Constant Contact Nonprofit Pulse Survey: Attracting New Supporters Keeps Nonprofits Up at Night Majority of nonprofits see potential of social media marketing to help with engaging supporters WALTHAM, Mass.

Cause Marketing Customer Satisfaction Surveys

Cause Related Marketing

Now a quarter per survey isn’t very much for a $14 food order, the price we paid for our Big Dipper. Not world-beating, but respectable.

Give 10 Minutes: Get the Benchmarks & Data You Need

Getting Attention

So please, take 10-15 minutes now to take this year’s Survey. Give 10— take the survey today. Please, take the survey now !

The Social Media ROI Argument: Fighting Back With a Simple Survey

Getting Attention

Welcome back to guest blogger, Susie Bowie, Communications Manager at the Community Foundation of Sarasota County. What do I think it’s done for us?

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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 ! Take the 2016 Trends Survey Now.

The Survey Results That Are Warming My Heart

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

As you know, our annual Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey is open, and will be through November 30. Take it now ).

HELP! Please….

iMarketSmart

But we need you to fill out the survey. Please help by going here to take the survey. I really need your help. And more. The post HELP!

Cause Marketing Customer Satisfaction Surveys

Cause Related Marketing

At the bottom of the receipt was an 800-number keyed to a customer satisfaction survey. Taco Bell’s survey gives out $1,000 per week. The satisfaction survey at a regional seafood restaurant gives me a code that garners a free dessert when I complete their survey. Time is off the essence with these surveys.

Donor Retention Survey Results

The Agitator

Nothing fancy about last week’s Agitator survey. Instead, I heard three very basic ingredients in their survey comments … 1. a survey on priorities, a brief report on whatever specific project/program brought that donor in and how their gift made a difference). Here are the results … 31% — Less than 30%.

New Donor Surveys

The Agitator

Here are two recent donor surveys that have come to our attention. The basic message of the Millennials survey is ‘get personal.’ The second phone/online survey was conducted post-2010 congressional elections by direct response fundraising agency OMP. A fresh study will be released in April. Here is the OMP study.

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The Customer Survey as Cause Marketing Fundraiser

Cause Related Marketing

At the bottom of the receipt was an 800-number keyed to a customer satisfaction survey. to the cause in question whenever someone completes their customer satisfaction survey?’ Framed that way customer satisfaction surveys are a natural fit for cause marketing. Home Depot’s survey drawing amount is a $5,000 Home Depot gift card.

Survey: Moving from a Print Newsletter to Email

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

If you are anywhere in this process from just considering it to having completed the transition, I’d love for you to take the survey.

Giving Attitudes Surveyed By Harris Interactive

The Agitator

Don’t know how I missed this, but back in November Harris Interactive released this very interesting survey on the charitable giving habits and plans of Americans. Here’s a link to Harris Interactive’s full archive of consumer surveys. Their personal highest priorities for giving: 21% – Youth/families.

The Secret: Why People Really Make Major Gifts and Bequests

iMarketSmart

Fundraising Major Giving Planned Giving bequests donor survey fundraising tips major gift fundraisingBut first, I must share a quote.

Are nonprofits recovering with the economy? Survey says…

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

The Nonprofit Finance Fund’s 2014 State of the Nonprofit Sector Survey is out and the report has some sobering insight on how nonprofits have fared during the economic recovery. While 80% of respondents reported an increase in demand for services, 56% of those surveyed were unable to meet demand in 2013. Get creative.

Online Surveys Vs Telephone Surveys

The Agitator

What’s important in terms of today’s post is not that he singled out the best (IBD/TIPP, Google Surveys, and Mellman) and the worst (Gallup, Rasmussen, and Mason-Dixon) pollster accuracy, but the fact that he addresses the channels through which the polls were taken — online vs. telephone and robo-telephone. Times they are a changin’. Roger.

Pls tell me: How do you select your marketing activities? 1-minute survey

Getting Attention

Please take a minute right now (literally, this is a 1-2 question survey) to tell me how you select your marketing activities. Your answers will guide me to create the guidance you need to save time, money and anguish in that process. Please answer these 2 questions right now. Thanks, in advance, for your input. You’re the best!

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What to do about planned gift marketing when you don’t know what to do…

iMarketSmart

New subscribers to my blog get a survey asking them what topics they’d like to see me cover. . Planned giving is a new area for me. Staff.

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The 76% Percent: Is Your Mission Statement Ready for Prime Time?

Getting Attention

P.S. Please take 5 minutes to share your message habits in this brief survey. Most mission statements just aren’t ready for prime time.

Join me—Learn to Tell Your 5-Star Stories (no charge, limited enrollment)

Getting Attention

via this online survey (deadline June 13). Complete the survey now to secure your seat ! Structure your stories with three proven plots.

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Are we sometimes asking donors the wrong questions?

iMarketSmart

Fundraising donor segmentation donor survey” Problem is… the answers they allowed were not all that great. So what do you think?

What Would Your Supporters Say About Your Publications?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Survey your readers about your publications. But to get these results, we would have had to hire survey experts for many thousands of dollars.

The presence of children does not affect whether or not someone would consider a gift in their will or estate.

iMarketSmart

Often my firm will conduct unscientific donor surveys to generate planned giving leads for our clients. Planned Giving Planned giving Planned Giving Marketing Research on planned giving donor survey online marketing research strategy survey Donors without children make the best planned giving prospects. Right?

7 Ways Social Media Makes Nonprofits Better

J Campbell Social Marketing

Their survey also found that 37% spend six or more hours per week on social media. But can it actually make nonprofits better? I say it can.

#Aging: Nielsen’s Latest Survey Of Social-Media Use Shows Continued Expansion Among Those Over 55

Non Profit Marketing 360

Click for full image. It may not be news to any of us that the use of social media continues to grow. million to Facebook compared to 11.4

Is there too much fundraising on Facebook?

J Campbell Social Marketing

Did you take this survey? Or at least what the largest social media company in the world is thinking about. What do you think?

Are you a wage slave at your nonprofit? Take this quiz!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Are You a Wage Slave? Do you spend more each month paying down your debts than buying new things? Do you depend completely on your job for money?

75% of Nonprofit Messages Don’t Connect: Can Be Fixed for Huge Results

Getting Attention

We’re nearing the finish line for the Nonprofit Messages Survey 2012 , which closes June 13 COB. I’d love to hear from YOU today!

Reader Questions: How to retain association members?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Paper surveys. Email surveys (with rewards?). ” And one person responded, Why members don’t renew from Socious research.

Clients & Consultants: Punch Bowl Survey Results

The Agitator

Many thanks to the Agitator readers who responded to our Punch Bowl Survey, looking at perceptions fundraising consultants and clients have of one another. We intended to have some fun with this survey. Hopefully our survey opens some eyes to that. Today we discuss the results. can benefit from their experience.” Or what?

Calling All Nonprofit Insomniacs, Survey Results Are Here

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

So in our first-ever reader survey, we asked, “What’s the one thing about your organization that keeps you up at night?”. Register now !

Share Your Org’s Messaging Status & Wants

Getting Attention

Please take 5 minutes to complete this survey. Your survey responses will help me identify the messaging and marketing topics you want to master, and the skills you’d like to strengthen. Survey closes June 8. Branding and Messages nonprofit branding nonprofit marketing nonprofit messages Nonprofit Messaging Survey