Setting Boundaries: Tips for Nonprofit Communications Staff

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

The post Setting Boundaries: Tips for Nonprofit Communications Staff appeared first on Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog. On this afternoon’s #NPCOMM Chat Live on Facebook , I talked about how nonprofit communications staff need to set boundaries.

Free #GivingTuesday Tips, Ideas, and Resources

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

John Haydon has Simple Donation Page Tips for #GivingTuesday and Year-End Fundraising. Chelsea Bassett shows you how to Stand Out on #GivingTuesday By Using These Tips.

9 Content Marketing Tips for Nonprofits

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

John Haydon gave me a great challenge: Share 9 content marketing tips. When you’ve written a 100,000-word book about nonprofit content marketing , boiling it down to your favorite 9 tips is a challenge.

7 Tips to Make Sure That Your Nonprofit Fundraising Event Doesn't Flop

EveryAction

Nonprofit fundraising events are a great way to raise money and increase your organization’s profile at the same time.

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5 Tips for Telling Difficult Stories

EveryAction

5 Tips for Telling Difficult Stories. Here are five tips to consider. If you are looking for more tips on planning and strategy, check out this post: How to Plan Your Non-Profit’s Stories ). Storytelling is a constant drumbeat that resonates throughout the nonprofit community, but increasingly, stories are getting hard to tell.

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Interview tips for your big day

Wild Woman Fundraising

Here are some tips to make sure you ace this interview. Do you have other interview tips to share? If you want more interview tips, then please come to the Fundraising Career Conference 2018 ! Are you looking for a job right now?

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Best Marketing Tips & Tricks (#17NTC)

Getting Attention

P.S. Get more nonprofit marketing tools , templates, case studies & tips delivered right to your inbox! Liz Polay-Wettengel is National Director of Marketing and Communications for InterfaithFamily , a Jewish non-profit based in Newton, MA.

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5 Simple Tips to Get More Visibility for Your Nonprofit

J Campbell Social Marketing

In this article, I am going to share 5 simple tips that you can use to get more visibility for your nonprofit. The post 5 Simple Tips to Get More Visibility for Your Nonprofit appeared first on marketing for the modern nonprofit.

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10 Tips for Getting Your Op-Ed Placed

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here are 10 tips that can help you get your op-ed to the top of the pile: 1. A well-placed op-ed can help your nonprofit call attention to an important issue or change minds about a controversial topic.

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6 Tips for Improving Your Email Sender Reputation and Open Rates

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I shared six tips, and several links. The post 6 Tips for Improving Your Email Sender Reputation and Open Rates appeared first on Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog.

How to Create Social Media Video on a Shoestring Budget – Tips & Tools

J Campbell Social Marketing

Welcome to the first episode of Nonprofit Social Media Nerds , where we discuss and demo social media tools, tech, tips, and tricks. YouTube’s features a downloadable toolkit chock full of tips and ideas to encourage and empower your followers to make videos on your behalf. .

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HomeworkforSchool.com 6 Tips For Discovering The Ideal Tutor

SocialButterfly

HomeworkforSchool.com 6 Tips For Discovering The Ideal Tutor. Make certain you know the solutions to these questions so you know what you’re speaking about.Here is another grammar tip: When creating about a decade, you have to write (for illustration) 1980s not 1980’s.

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Dashboards to Share Progress: Examples and Tips

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

You can measure lots and lots of marketing and fundraising numbers. But measuring without adding meaning isn’t very helpful to you, your supporters, or your board.

9 Tips From 3 Successful Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Campaigns

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

We chose three successful peer-to-peer campaigns and poured through their materials, updates, social media, and stories to create a list of nine tips that led to their success. Before we dig into the tips, let’s check out those campaigns. Rob Wu.

Staying Cool: 5 Tips for Beating the Summer Heat While Doing Voter Outreach

EveryAction

Here are five tips for keeping you and your canvassers safe while they're engaging voters and knocking doors. Check out our webinar on 10 Tips for Running an Effective Canvass. Non-partisan civic engagement efforts are so important to the health of our democracy, but how do you protect your canvassers from the record-breaking summer heat? Stay hydrated. Make sure that you and your canvassers have access to plenty of cold water. The key is to drink as soon as you become thirsty.

8 Tips for a Mobile-Friendly Nonprofit Website

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Web Site 101 Best Practices Quick TipsNonprofits are now reporting that up to a third of their Web traffic is coming from mobile devices.

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5 Storytelling Tips for Your #GivingTuesday Campaign

Getting Attention

Here are a few of my favorite tips to consider as you craft your storytelling plan for #GivingTuesday. P.S. Get more nonprofit marketing tools , templates, case studies & tips delivered right to your in-box! Guest author Jenn a Sauber is a crowdfunding and digital marketing expert at CauseVox, a peer-to-peer fundraising software for nonprofits.

10 Time Management Tips for Nonprofit Communicators

ImpactMax

You may not be able to incorporate every tip I’ve described below, but even using a few of them can have an impact. I’ve aimed these tips at communications managers, but any communication staff member could find them useful.). Tip #1: Don’t overload your plate.

7 Tips for Building an Incredibly Useful Email Swipe File

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here are my 7 tips for building an incredibly useful email swipe file. See Tip #1. What are your tips for rocking a swipe file? A few weeks ago, the question of the week at Nonprofit Marketing Guide was “Where do you get your best writing ideas?”

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Fourth of July Tips

Getting Attention

Timing is everything, and no organization hits that mark better than the Environmental Working Group (EWG). They’re the royalty of relevance rules. I just received EWG’s email heralded by the timely subject line above.

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Tips for Silent Videos (Or When People Turn Off Your Sound)

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here are a few tips for creating videos with sound that still work without sound. . Want more tips? What tips do you have for silent videos? On Thursday, I’m presenting a webinar on how to create a great thank you video for your supporters.

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6 Tips for Launching Your Own Member Month Campaign

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here are 6 quick tips for launching your own member month campaign. December is done. Looking for your next great fundraising campaign? Try a member month campaign.

5 Cold Calling Tips to Meet Your Fundraising Goals

EveryAction

The fundraising call has always been a staple of donor outreach. However, changes + advancements in the ways you communicate with your audience means adjusting your approach to the dreaded cold call.

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5 Marketing Tips to Retain Your Mobile Donors

J Campbell Social Marketing

With that said, we’ve come up with five marketing tips to help you engage with mobile donors: Make mobile giving so easy that it markets itself. Keep reading to learn about these tips. Tip #1. Tip #2. Tip #3. Tip #4. Tip #5.

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8 Tips for a Profitable Nonprofit #GivingTuesday Campaign

J Campbell Social Marketing

I personally like the 8 useful tips that they give nonprofits to launch a successful campaign on #GivingTuesday: 1. The post 8 Tips for a Profitable Nonprofit #GivingTuesday Campaign appeared first on JCSM. Hard to believe but #GivingTuesday is only a little over one month away!

Tips for Attention-Grabbing Headlines

Non Profit Marketing 360

Author and consultant Geoff Livingston offers five tips for better headlines: use active voice, add drama, make it authentic, keep it short, and keep it open ended. The post Tips for Attention-Grabbing Headlines appeared first on Nonprofit Marketing 360. (Photo credit: Olivander).

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8 Tips for Writing a Better Story

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How asking for advice helps fundraisers: (1) qualify donors for their portfolios AND (2) build deeper relationships

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Successful Online Fundraising Campaigns – Tips from @karvetski

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I recently interviewed Kerri for some tips on how to put together a good online fundraising campaign. Kerri’s Campaign Tips: Develop a Story Arc with Multiple Emails. What tips can you share from successful campaigns?

5 Quick Social Media Tips to Create Buzz Before #GivingTuesday

J Campbell Social Marketing

Before you launch a #GivingTuesday campaign, be sure to make these 5 key decisions , and read my post with 10 tips for nonprofits as they plan their campaigns. The post 5 Quick Social Media Tips to Create Buzz Before #GivingTuesday appeared first on JCSM.

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Afraid of Twitter? 5 Quick Tips

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8 Tips and A Free Template for Your Nonprofit RFP

EveryAction

If you work in the nonprofit sector, you''re probably familiar with the RFP process + the fact that it can be a stressful, labor-intensive, time consuming, yet truly fundamental part of the job.

Tips for Better Nonprofit Thank You Letters

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here are some tips on doing thank yous right: Nonprofit Thank You Letter Dos and Don’ts. It happened again this week. I received a very business-like form letter, really just slightly better than a receipt, in response to a recent charitable donation.

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NONPROFITS: 15 Instagram Tips, Tricks and Features You Don’t Want to Miss

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Here are 15 tips, tricks and features you don’t want to miss. I loved this tip from Classy : To boost your posts’ exposure, the rule is to over-tag rather than under-tag. What’s your favorite Instagram tip, trick or feature? “You don’t take a photograph.

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YouTube Tips

Non Profit Marketing 360

In a new book, Social Media for Social Good , author Heather Mansfield suggests 11 best practices for using YouTube to your organization’s best advantage. Network for Good’s Katya Andresen provides a summary of the top 11 in two installments, here and here. Uncategorized Non-profit organization Social Media video YouTube

Nonprofit Video Production Tips

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

I’m expecting several more, but I’ll share two that have come in some far: Steve Braker of Worthwhile Films | Nonprofit Media posted some do-it-yourself video tips on Facebook (you should be able to see it even without a Facebook account).

This Donor Newsletter Tip Will Surprise You

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Donor Newsletter Tips to Bring in the Dough

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Photo Credit: https://flic.kr/p/awjJJg. p/awjJJg. Does your donor newsletter cost more to send than it brings in?

4 Tips for Subject Lines That Work

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Revamping your subject lines with these simple tips can make a big difference in your email open rates. Subject lines are more important than you might think. On average, at least 100 emails flood your constituents'' inboxes every single day. That''s a lot of digital noise to shout over, which is why your email subject lines need as much TLC as the content inside. Here''s a simple, four-step makeover to help transform your subject lines from ho-hum to "Oh, wow!" " 1.

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Nonprofit Message Tip—What’s Vital BUT Unknown?

Getting Attention

They may be the tipping point for your year-end fundraising campaign. I was thrilled to see this Facebook post this from the Elizabeth Coalition to House the Homeless (ECHH), one of our favorite clients.

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5 Tips for Better Nonprofit Fundraising Emails

EveryAction

One of the best weapons in a nonprofit’s fundraising arsenal is email campaigning. We are sending and receiving more fundraising emails than ever before, all vying for the attention of supporters to act on behalf of our cause. Unfortunately, it’s difficult for your audience to differentiate your messages from the numerous emails that flood their inboxes each day, especially if your mass mailings are labeled as junk and relegated to the black hole of the spam folder.

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6 Foolproof Tips for Great Nonprofit Content

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It’s imperative to remember that our job as fundraisers is to write compelling stories that engage our donors. Creating great content is both art and science.

Quick Tip – LinkedIn People Search

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Have a look at my “Quick Tip&# presentation below , which explains this exercise in visual form. MK Quick Tip # 1. Tags: Tip LinkedIn mikekujawski people search quicktip socialmedia Whenever I give a workshop relating to social media, I often ask the following question when talking about social networks: “How many of you are currently on LinkedIn ?&#. In most cases about 60% of the people in the room put up their hand.