Take the 2019 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. Each year, more than 1,000 nonprofit communicators complete the annual Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey. The Nonprofit Communications Trends Report is the “go to” source for what’s REALLY happening in the world of nonprofit communications and fundraising. Please take the 2019 Survey now (You’ll need about 20-25 minutes). .

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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. Our ability to produce this report is entirely dependent on your participation in the annual survey, which is now online. Take the 2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey now.

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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. BONUS: Special Preview Webinar only for people who complete the survey!

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On Tap This Month: Trends Survey, Graphic Design, and, Of Course, Thanksgiving

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We’ll open our Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey this month, so Kivi will be sharing updates about that. The post On Tap This Month: Trends Survey, Graphic Design, and, Of Course, Thanksgiving appeared first on Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog.

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Last Chance to Help Us Design the 2016 Trends Survey

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

In the next week, I’ll be finalizing the questions for the 2016 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey, so we can start taking your responses on Monday, November 2. Trends

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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. Nonprofit Communications Nonprofit Marketing TrendsHappy Holidays!

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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. We are busy working on the 2017 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report , but we need your help with photos.

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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. Warm my heart a little more and take the survey if you haven’t already. Professional Development Trends

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Three Surprises in the 2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Haven’t gotten around to reading our 2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report yet? For more details on these and other nonprofit communications trends for 2015, go get yourself a free copy of the report , even if you don’t read it right away. Download Your Free Copy Now.

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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.

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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. Nonprofit Communications TrendsHappy Holidays! It’s that time of year where we show our readers some love with some FREE goodies.

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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. Happy Holidays! While this may be the last official day of the Week of Freebies here at the blog, we offer free downloads and resources from Nonprofit Marketing Guide all year long.

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Email Marketing Stats and Trends for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Almost half of the surveyed respondents (45%) indicated that their organization did not conduct any email marketing. 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! E-Newsletters Fundraising Nonprofit Communications Online Marketing Trends

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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 trends you’ll find in this report come from an online survey of over 1,500 nonprofits. Nonprofit Communications Trends

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Nonprofit Newsletter Trends and Tips – Nonprofit Blog Carnival

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Welcome to this month’s edition of the Nonprofit Blog Carnival , where we are looking at trends in nonprofit newsletters. Shari at VolunteerMatch shares the email newsletter overhaul they recently embarked on, including a reader survey.

The 2011 Nonprofit Communications Trend Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The 2011 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report is officially available! Thanks to the 780 nonprofits who completed the survey last month, making this report possible. It answers many questions that a lot of us simply speculated about before.

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12 Key Digital Engagement Trends from the 2018 M+R Benchmarks Report

EveryAction

The annual M+R Benchmarks Report has arrived again, shining a light on trends that are shaping nonprofits’ digital programs. Having shared and discussed this year’s Benchmarks Report with many of our partners, here’s twelve key trends that have resonated strongly within the EveryAction community. Many nonprofits are harnessing this channel for sending automated voice messages, text messages, pictures, video, surveys, and more.

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. Happy Holidays! It’s that time of year where we show our readers some love with some FREE goodies. .

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Invest 5 Minutes for Priceless Insights: Nonprofit Communications Trends

Getting Attention

My friend and colleague Kivi Leroux Miller, over at Nonprofit Marketing Guide, provides a wonderful service for nonprofit marketers like us—her annual report of trends in the field. I urge you to take five to ten minutes right now to respond to her 2015 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey.

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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. Please take just a minute to complete the survey.

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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. This survey focused more on the political and issue mindset of cause supporters following the election. The survey makes no pretense of representing all charitable donors.

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

Getting Attention

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

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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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Share Your Predictions and Get 2012 Trends Report

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

It’s time to start working on the 2012 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report so I need your input and predictions. Please take just a minute to complete the survey. When you complete the survey, you can opt-in to receive a free copy of the Trends Report in late December. Nonprofit Communications TrendsJust like last year , I’m asking: Which communications tools will be very / somewhat / least important to your nonprofit in 2012?

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13 Minutes to Boost Credibility & Impact: 2 DAYS LEFT

Getting Attention

Invest 13 minutes NOW to complete the 2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey. Between us, the annual Nonprofit Communications Trends Report is one of my top resources for guiding and supporting my recommendations to our nonprofit clients. Here are just a few of the trends the 2018 Report will cover: How well are nonprofit communicators meeting specific goals like community engagement, brand and reputation management, and supporting major donor fundraising?

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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. Online survey tools like SurveyMonkey are free or cheap and very easy to use.

Give 10 Minutes: Get the Benchmarks & Data You Need

Getting Attention

Kivi Leroux Miller’s Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey has become the “go to” source for what’s REALLY happening in the world of nonprofit communications and fundraising. So please, take 10-15 minutes now to take this year’s Survey. Please, take the survey now

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

Getting Attention

Broadening Our Knowledge: We can easily follow our grantees in quick updates on Facebook, track philanthropic trends using Twitter, and see what foundation work our colleagues are doing in other areas.

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LAST DAY—13 Minutes to Boost Credibility & Impact

Getting Attention

to complete the 2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey. Between us, the annual Nonprofit Communications Trends Report is one of my top resources for guiding and supporting my recommendations to nonprofit clients. Here are just a few of the trends the 2018 Report will cover: How well are nonprofit communicators meeting specific goals like community engagement, brand and reputation management, and supporting major donor fundraising? Invest 13 minutes A.S.A.P.

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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. Their report includes some interesting trend data comparing 2007 and 2010 responses. Here’s a link to Harris Interactive’s full archive of consumer surveys.

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. We’ve teased you the past few days with some of the more provocative — some caustic — verbatim comments our respondents have made.

What Will You Do Less of in 2018?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We’re asking that question in the 2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey. See the trend? Get your experiences included in the report by taking the survey now. Nonprofit Communications Trends

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How Long Should Your Nonprofit Annual Report Be?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

About 100 people have taken the 2019 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey to date (we like to hear from 1,000 – take the survey here ). We’ll share the final survey data in January and see if these percentages change much with more participants in the survey. Annual Reports TrendsOne of the new questions we asked is: “Which format is your nonprofit most likely to use for its next annual report?

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What Question Would You Ask 1,000 Communications Directors?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

In early November, we’ll open up the survey for the 2019 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report. We’ll repeat a lot of questions from previous surveys to expand our “trends over time” data. More than 1,000 people usually participate in our survey. TrendsFor example, we’ll be asking about. communication team salaries, sizes, and budgets. communications effectiveness. how communicators spend their time.

Newsletter: 150 CSR Execs on 2019 Trends; ‘Rise & Shrine’ Blend Supports Hospital ??; Best TOF Lead Gen Tactics

Selfish Giving

Tomorrow, February 21st , Catalist is offering a FREE one-hour webinar sharing their findings from a 2018 research surveying over 1,000 Americans to better understand their perceptions and affinities toward the intersection of sports and social good. Two things today.

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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How Many Stars Would You Give Your Nonprofit’s Communications?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

In the 2017 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report Survey, which is open for you to participate in through December 2, we are asking a new question: How would you rate the overall effectiveness of your nonprofit’s communications in 2016? Trends

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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Is Your Workload Too Heavy?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

According to the 500+ people who have taken our 2018 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey , it looks like workloads are too heavy. Take the survey now and let us know. Only those who take the survey will be invited. Take the survey now. Trends

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4 Top Marketing Strategies for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here’s another quick peek at the data coming in for the 2019 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report ( take the survey here ). Help us refine this data by taking the 2019 Trends Survey now. Nonprofit Marketing Strategy TrendsThis data could change, so if you are reading this after mid-January 2019, download the full report. For the first time, we asked about specific communications strategies. Not goals , not tactics, but strategies.

2,000 Communications Directors Say What?

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

In a few short weeks, we will open up the 2017 Nonprofit Communications Trends Survey . You can add questions with multiple choice answers you’d like to see included in the survey, or just talk about an experience or need for information more generally.

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