Same monitoring tools, new look, more functionality.

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Technorati Blog Search Graph. While not necessarily the best tool out there for monitoring blogosphere discussion, where Technorati really comes in handy for me is with it’s updated graph monitoring feature that allows you to track various keywords/keyphrases.

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tips for promoting your nonprofit's blog

Studio 501c

I recommend posting only when you have something important or interesting to share, hopefully that's once or twice a week. ** Don't be concerned with the words below unless you're interested in tagging or Technorati, which is another way to promote your blog. BLOGGING COMMUNICATIONS WEB Africa Arctic Circle Beth_Kanter blogging blogs Feedburner Kenya nonprofit nonprofits Performancing Technorati

tips for promoting your nonprofit's blog

Studio 501c

I recommend posting only when you have something important or interesting to share, hopefully that's once or twice a week. ** Don't be concerned with the words below unless you're interested in tagging or Technorati, which is another way to promote your blog. Tags: BLOGGING COMMUNICATIONS WEB Africa Arctic Circle Beth_Kanter blogging blogs Feedburner Kenya nonprofit nonprofits Performancing Technorati

Why You Should Care About Inequality

Wild Woman Fundraising

Share this on Technorati. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on del.icio.us. Digg this! Post this on Diigo. Post on Google Buzz. Add this to Mister Wong. Share this on Mixx. Share this on Reddit. Stumble upon something good? Share it on StumbleUpon. Tweet This!

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How to do you create a nonprofit video strategy?

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Share this on Technorati. 501 Tech NYC: Crafting a Nonprofit Video Strategy (July 2010). View more presentations from See3 Communications. Just found this presentation, hope it gives you some ideas! Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on del.icio.us. Digg this!

So You Want to Be A Nonprofit Consultant -By Mike Bacon

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Share this on Technorati. So You Want To Be A Consultant. If you want to be a nonprofit consultant, check out this presentation by Mike Bacon of Bacon Lee and Associates in San Antonio, Texas. So you want to be a consultant. View more presentations from Mazarine Treyz.

Mentor a Girl: Day of the Girl

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Share this on Technorati. DAY OF THE GIRL! link]. Are you new here? Welcome! Sign up for my newsletter and get fresh nonprofit fundraising, management and career ideas monthly! First Name: Last Name: Email: Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on del.icio.us. Digg this! Post this on Diigo. Post on Google Buzz. Add this to Mister Wong. Share this on Mixx. Share this on Reddit. Stumble upon something good? Share it on StumbleUpon. Tweet This

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How You Can Recover From A Toxic Workplace

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Share this on Technorati. Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on del.icio.us. Digg this! Post this on Diigo. Post on Google Buzz. Add this to Mister Wong. Share this on Mixx. Share this on Reddit. Stumble upon something good? Share it on StumbleUpon. Tweet This!

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How nonprofits can succeed in the new sustainability paradigm: 6 big lessons from social media

ImpactMax

For most people, it isn’t enough to write a blog—you need to track your user data through Google analytics and Quantcast, authority through Technorati, and resonance through FairShare to understand the influence you’re having. flickr/askpang.

My interview with Michael Chatman, the Maverick Philanthropist, here!

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Share this on Technorati. For anyone who missed my interview with the Maverick Philanthropist, Michael Chatman last week, Here it is! Michael Chatman interviews Mazarine Treyz-Interview on 880 AM Miami. We talked about fundraising, motivating boards, nonprofit success strategies, how to get people to care about your cause, and more! An instructive 20 minute talk. with commercial breaks, 30 mins). Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on del.icio.us. Digg this!

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What can Chris Anderson’s The Long Tail teach us?

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Share this on Technorati. What is the Long Tail? Chris Anderson’s book about the internet’s ability to keep a product going long after it should have stopped selling. Are you new here? Welcome! Sign up for my newsletter and get fresh nonprofit fundraising, management and career ideas monthly! First Name: Last Name: Email: Subscribe to the comments for this post? Share this on del.icio.us. Digg this! Post this on Diigo. Post on Google Buzz. Add this to Mister Wong.

How to get money in the mail

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Share this on Technorati. get money in the mail. Here’s a prezi that tells you all about how to getting money in the mail through direct mail appeals. It’s so easy! How to Create an Appeal Letter on Prezi. Was this informative?

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A 5-step quide to social media strategy for nonprofits

ImpactMax

Research which bloggers are writing about your issues through Alltop or Technorati and subscribe to their blog feeds. flickr/luc legay. Many nonprofits have already dipped their toes into social media. They see others doing it and figure they should be doing it too.

What do you love?

Wild Woman Fundraising

Share this on Technorati. What do you love? Do you give away money? Who do you give it to? Why do you give it to them? These are powerful questions to ask people.

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How to innovate

Donor Power Blog

Technorati Tags: fundraising , innovation , Guy Kawasaki. Here's Guy Kawasaki on innovation. This 8-minute video is worth watching: (You can also see it here on YouTube. Here are Guy's points: Make meaning. Make a mantra (not a mission statement). Jump to the next curve. Roll the dice.

The List of Change – new ranking of cause-related blogs

Giving in a Digital World

The ranking is based on each blog’s Technorati Rank, Technorati In-Links, Bloglines Subscribers, Alexa Points, Google PageRank, and Yahoo In-Links, which are combined to give a score out of 100.

The List of Change – new ranking of cause-related blogs

Giving in a Digital World

The ranking is based on each blog’s Technorati Rank, Technorati In-Links, Bloglines Subscribers, Alexa Points, Google PageRank, and Yahoo In-Links, which are combined to give a score out of 100.

The Wild Woman’s Guide to Fundraising Book is Here!

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Share this on Technorati. I just got back from the printers! So Happy! I am so excited and proud to announce to you that my book, The Wild Woman’s Guide to Fundraising, is now available as a physical book!

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Fun week: Award-winning stupid nonprofit ad raises eyebrows (but probably no money)

Donor Power Blog

Check out the blog buzz on Technorati.). Watch with care -- it's stomach-churning awful: Technorati Tags: fundraising , advertising. This is one stupid doozy. Done for the World Wildlife Foundation by DDB Brasil , this ad won a prestigious One Show award.

Hey Arts Organizations: Social Media makes us hopeful!

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Come to our Nonprofit Job Club in Austin tomorrow

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Share this on Technorati. And get help finding the hidden jobs! It’s at 2500 Exposition, at Howson Library at 5:30pm. We’re going to be doing a slideshow, and then talk about how to find jobs on Twitter, and then we’ll be doing a question and answer session.

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To Tweet or To Blog? Yet ANOTHER question.

Marketing for Nonprofits

Jocelyn State of the Blogosphere 2008 by Technorati State of the Twittersphere by HubSpot. These two great reports might help you understand the difference between Twitter and Blogs and get a handle on who uses this CRAZY social media stuff and how you can get in on the action. Cheers!

Shakira Shakira Goes Global with World Bank Fundraising

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Share this on Technorati. Shakira is no johnny-come-lately to the world of nonprofit causes. She started singing when she was 13, and started her own foundation, ( The Barefoot Foundation ) when she was 18, and to date has helped 28,000 in Colombia, her native country.

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Where is your money?

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Share this on Technorati. The real cost of war, by Good Magazine, is estimated at 3 Trillion dollars. What nonprofits in America are working on this issue? Should we have a department of peace, as well as a department of war?

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5 ways to Overcome Interview jitters

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Share this on Technorati. two women interview. First of all, you got the interview! Congratulations! Now you’re getting ready for it. You’ve researched your organization on Guidestar. You’ve got your interview questions.

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Maverick Philanthropist, Meet Wild Woman Fundraiser! Listen in 11:30AM EST TODAY!

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Share this on Technorati. So exciting! Today at 11:30am EST, 10:30AM CST, and 8:30AM PST, I’m going to be a guest on The Michael Chatman Giving Show , We’ll be on [link] talking about philanthropy, major gifts, fundraising, my new book, volunteerism, and more! Listen in by going to [link]. Who is Michael Chatman?

Are you a Fierce Fundraising Superheroine?

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Share this on Technorati. Super Fundraising. What’s your super power? Is it your vision for your cause to succeed, and your clear fundraising path to get there? Do you have a magical truthtelling lasso? Are you able to clearly state what you need, and identify your allies? Can you levitate above ordinary problems, or attack them head on? Do you have a lot of guns, and some kangaroo friends to back you up? What makes you fierce? What’s your fundraising strength?

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What nonprofits are helping preserve languages?

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Share this on Technorati. Do you speak more than one language? Do you speak three or four? Which ones do you speak? I speak English, French, and some Indonesian and Korean. This video shows Bob Holman, one of my favorite teachers, talking with griot, going to Timbuktu, chasing dying languages and traditions. Griot are keepers of West African oral tradition, poets, geneologists and musicians! “Language defines a place. When a language dies, a culture dies.&# -Bob Holman.

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Come on to the Nonprofit job Club in Austin on September 14th!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Share this on Technorati. Have you ever wondered, “What could I do better in a job interview&# ? We’ve got a presentation coming up on September 14th on how to ace your nonprofit job interview! hint, these questions are ALSO good for regular job interviews).

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Did you watch the Oscars? How about the TOXIES?

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Share this on Technorati. While everyone is at home looking at the Oscars, the Californians for a Healthy and Green Economy (CHANGE) are making their own Toxic Chemical Oscars, the Toxies.

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How to avoid telling boring stories

Donor Power Blog

Technorati Tag: story. From Katya's Nonprofit Marketing Blog: Are your nonprofit's stories winners or snoozers? If the stories you're telling are compilations of facts, Katya points out, you're just spreading around "emotional Novocain.". Real stories always contain: Character. Desire. Conflict. That's exactly what you'd learn in a fiction-writing or screenwriting class. Stories are stories no matter where they are. And when they're good, they're irresistibly compelling. Give it a try.

Seriously? Aqua Buddha?!

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Share this on Technorati. Seriously Rand Paul? AQUA BUDDHA?

It's time for a week of fun

Donor Power Blog

Technorati Tags: fundraising , flu. I'll bet you could use a laugh or two. I know I could. So this week, it's all fun at the Donor Power Blog. No practical advice. No earnest sermons about taking donors seriously.

Making your Major Gifts Call

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Share this on Technorati. This is part three in a series of ten on how to make major gift asks. To read part one, Starting your Major Gifts Program, go here. To read part two, Who is a major donor, go here. After you’ve researched your prospect, through combing your database, or through looking at annual reports of other, similar nonprofits, or through paying a prospect researcher to find this prospect, the next step is engaging the donor.

How much of an impact do we have?

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Share this on Technorati. Whenever this downturn is getting you down, remember. NO matter how small your nonprofit is, YOU HAVE AN IMPACT. Whenever you think that no one understands your struggle, remember these statistics.

The most useful social media tool I found in 2010

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Share this on Technorati. Thanks to Claire Sale of NetSquared’s challenge to come up with my favorite and most useful tool for social media for 2010! My short answer? I would have to say Hootsuite. A longer answer: Why Hootsuite ? And what is Hootsuite?

For your favorite comic artist-a grant deadline

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Share this on Technorati. Do you know a person who loves to draw and write comics? If so, they could get up to $5,000 to publish a comic book with this grant. The Xeric Foundation grant deadline is coming up. The grant must be received by March 31st , or they can wait until the next cycle.

How can you measure your return on Social Media?

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Share this on Technorati. Check out this presentation by Olivier Blanchard. Olivier Blanchard Basics Of Social Media Roi. View more presentations from Olivier Blanchard. What do you think? How does this give you new ideas for how to measure your impact? If you’re a social media manager, are you using any of these metrics right now? if you’re a development professional, can you make a case for devoting more of your time to social media? Share this on del.icio.us. Digg this!

More useful stuff for fundraisers

Donor Power Blog

Technorati Tag: blogs. Want some more great resources to help you be an effective fundraiser? Here are the slides from a talked given that January's DMA 2009 Washington Nonprofit Conference by the ASPCA 's Steve Froehlich, Senior Director of Direct Response: The Resources that Make Good Fundraisers Great (PDF). Lots of good stuff here. And Steve has (ahem) good taste in blogs. And, in case you missed it, see Best blogs for fundraisers.).

Who will tell your story?

Donor Power Blog

Technorati Tag: fundraising. Here's something to think about: Great marketers of the future will not be measured by how well they tell stories to their audience, but rather by how well their audience tells stories about them. From a presentation by Tim Smith , posted here.). Want to jump over this recession and start growing like crazy? Do something so cool, so show-stopping and exciting that people can't help but talk about it. Thanks to Andy Sernovitz for the tip.

Why Your Nonprofit Should Be On Twitter

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Share this on Technorati. The Networked Nonprofit Beth Kanter, Allison Fine. I just got the Networked Nonprofit! Go Beth Kanter ! Go Allison Fine ! It’s so good! This book answers clearly and concisely what your nonprofit stands to gain by being investing in social media.

nonprofit marketing with YouTube, MySpace, and more

Studio 501c

Technorati tags: net2. The npMarketing Blog recently published a great overview of how the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) uses Web services such as YouTube (online video), MySpace (online community popular with young people), and Frappr (online mapping) to promote its cause. Mark Sirkin, the blogger, calls these sites "fourth places" -- "virtual places online that are their own, self-sustained communities that we want to reach out to and partner with."

nonprofit marketing with YouTube, MySpace, and more

Studio 501c

Technorati tags: net2. The npMarketing Blog recently published a great overview of how the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) uses Web services such as YouTube (online video), MySpace (online community popular with young people), and Frappr (online mapping) to promote its cause. Mark Sirkin, the blogger, calls these sites "fourth places" -- "virtual places online that are their own, self-sustained communities that we want to reach out to and partner with."