Web 2.0 One Tool at a Time

A Small Change

Social Media & Web 2.0Every time you look in your email box doesn’t it feel like there is another invitation for a new online social community? Should you promote your organization on Facebook or Myspace? Is Plaxo or LinkedIn the best tool for business networking? Social media can be overwhelming as you learn about the many different ways to communicate. There is always going to be a new tool out there to reach out to donors, friends, and businesses.

What Kevin Bacon Knows about Web 2.0

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On July 23, 2009, we had the great opportunity to present "What Kevin Bacon Knows about Web 2.0" Download the presentation slides below Related Documents to learn more about these areas of social networking: What is Web 2.0 " to nonprofits at the Social Media for Social Good conference hosted by Capital Area Food Bank's Agency Achievement Academy, Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of DC, National Human Services Assembly and Google.

Write, write, write - Surf the Wave of Web 2.0

Get Fully Funded

Some of these your folks are using Web 2.0, And don’t be fooled, while the under 26 crowd tends to be the majority using Web 2.0, Twitter Website/Internet fundraising web 2.0This is a guest post from my fellow fundraiser Barbara Talisman, President of Talisman Associates, Inc., in Chicago. . . If you want your message to get noticed, be sticky, passed along or retweeted, you have to write about it.

Guideline for External Use of Web 2.0 in the Government of Canada

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

After years of hearing ”it’ll be released next week” promises, I finally got to witness the official announcement this morning from Minister Tony Clement: The Treasury Board Secretariat’s Guideline for External Use of Web 2.0 is now public. Here is an excerpt from Tony’s speech: “Web 2.0 The Guideline for External Use of Web 2.0

Web 2.0

Marketing for Nonprofits

A group of folks were asked to speculate on which of the new web-based tools ( wikis , blogs, social networking sites, RSS , etc.) Embracing "Web 2.0" In a Web 1.0 Conversely, in a Web 2.0 web 2.0Saw an interesting post on TechSoup about the first NetSquared Event. are most useful to nonprofits. While I am personally obsessed with blogs right now, I strongly agree with Bryan Nunez, Technology Manager, Witness.

Your Volunteers Make, Or Break, Web 2.0 Outreach -- But You Have To Help Them Do It Right

Getting Attention

How are you making it easy for your volunteers to organize via Web 2.0? Nonprofit Communications Social Media Volunteers Web 2.0You know an idea is big when it bubbles up from various sources at the same time. That's what's been happening today with this one. Putting social media tools to work should be on your "to-do" list for 2009, although you have to take a quick look at what your communications goals are before jumping in.

Old School Cause-Related Marketing for the Web 2.0 Era

Cause Related Marketing

I don’t remember the last time I saw a cause-related marketing campaign for which the donation was predicated on consumers redeeming a coupon.But right now for every $1 off coupon you redeem for Bausch & Lomb’s ReNu multipurpose contact lens solution, they’ll give a $1 donation to Susan G.

OMG It’s 2010: Where Are You, Where Are Your Donors, and How Can You Achieve Marketing Glory in a Web 2.0 World?

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PART 1 of 4: "The 8 Online Fundraising Changes You Must Make in 2010" (You can download the full, free online fundraising eBook on which this series is based!) Online Fundraising Change #1: Get Online if You're Not Already There It's 2010: Do you know where your online donations are?

Why Web 2.0 is important to small local nonprofits

Nonprofit Consultant Blog

There's lots of talk about how nonprofits should be using "Web 2.0" - interactive applications, two-way online communications, user generated content, "social media," etc. perhaps so much so that it can be bewildering to smaller, grassroots organizations who are just struggling to get the word out locally and are wondering what they need with a World Wide Web. In each of these examples, the idea is not how Web 2.0 Tags: video YouTube web 2.0

OMG It’s 2010: Where Are You, Where Are Your Donors, and How Can You Achieve Marketing Glory in a Web 2.0 World?

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PART 1 of 4: "The 8 Online Fundraising Changes You Must Make in 2010" (You can download the full, free online fundraising eBook on which this series is based!) Online Fundraising Change #1: Get Online if You're Not Already There It's 2010: Do you know where your online donations are?

Crowdfunding – a Web 2.0 twist on what community fundraisers have always done?

Giving in a Digital World

Crowdfunding – a Web 2.0 twist on what community fundraisers have always done?

Giving in a Digital World

4 nifty tips about branding in a Web 2.0 world

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

I’m at a Nonprofit Technology Conference at a session on branding in a web 2.0 world, and here’s what blogger Nancy Schwartz has to say: 1. Brand control is gone – lots of conversations are already going on about you. So you can either curse that or embrace it. That’s okay – the people talking about you are part of a tribe, that can become powerful communicators for you using social media tools.

How to survive the web 2.0 loss of control

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

in today’s Web 2.0 This is a big theme of the conference here - you don’t have control over your message, brand, conversation, etc. world. So what do you do? Here are some thoughts from Clay Shirky (see previous post) here at the Nonprofit Technology Conference, in a Q&A with NTEN mastermind Holly Ross. I paraphrase a bit for clarity here. Q: What’s the value proposition for nonprofits in a world where people can more easily organize themselves?

What to Do When Web 2.0 Delivers Brand Indigestion

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

So what if this kind of web 2.0 Things move at light speed on web 2.0 If you haven’t heard, two employees of Dominos caused the company a lot of heartburn this week with their gross-out YouTube video that included a worker putting cheese up his nose and then on a sandwich. The whole tale is here and here (register for AdAge-good reading).

Happy Birthday to Grandpa Howard, Web 2.0 Style

A. Fine Blog

When you least expect it the Connected Age can jump up and bite you somewhere uncomfortable. My friend Cathy’s Grandpa Howard turned 100 last week in Newark, OH (about an hour northwest of Columbus for anyone interested.)

Amy Sample Ward talks the Future of Fundraising Online and CSR

Wild Woman Fundraising

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Great “behind-the-scenes” progress in 2013, now let’s get creative!

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Beginning to understand that the web is now permanently “social” The transition to “web 2.0″ the web as a 2-way platform for participation) is now old news.

Improve your nonprofit website by moving down the ladder

Wild Woman Fundraising

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Social Media Defined

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Here’s how I like to simplify things: Web 2.0 : A shift of the Internet from a publishing environment to a participation environment. The problem with it is it sounds too techie and is partly to blame for the initial delegation of all things “web 2.0″ The term is in rapid decline and will hopefully cease to exist in the near future as people realize that web 2.0 Once in a while I like to go back to the basics.

Finally an updated 2009 video about the new media landscape

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

did you know socialmedia video Web 2.0Here’s the 3rd installment of my favourite video series (i.e “Did You Know&# ) illustrating the changing media landscape. No explanation necessary, just watch the video and enjoy. The original Did You Know 3.0 video can be watched here.

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Find company insights in 60 seconds

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

This weekend I decided to set myself an initial output objective surrounding my new “ Learn in 60 seconds &# video series. It is as follows: “Produce one new “Learn in 60 seconds&# video every Monday morning for the next 2 months&#.

The 5 Most Dangerous Donation Page Mistakes & How You Can Fix Them

Wild Woman Fundraising

Marketing Web 2.0 Web 3.0 Last week I went to London to speak at the Institute of Fundraising’s National Fundraising Convention. At the convention, I shared some tips and tools I’ve found useful when helping people click donate on your nonprofit website.

5 Warning Signs Your Nonprofit Website Stinks

Wild Woman Fundraising

Graphic Design for Nonprofits Netraising Web 2.0 Are you not getting enough donations or volunteers signing up through your website? Are you worried your nonprofit website could be better? How can you make a better website?

Fundraising How-To-A new twist on the thank you note

Wild Woman Fundraising

Netraising social media Web 2.0 So I’m doing this crowdfunding fundraising campaign and WHEW what a ride it’s been! It ends on December 3rd so go check out our progress!

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Getting so psyched to go to London!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Marketing Web 2.0 Have you heard of the National Fundraising Convention? The Institute of Fundraising in London is putting it on in July 2015. Oh happy day! They have invited me to speak about how to get people to click donate on your nonprofit website.

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Social Media Revolution 2011 – The new Erik Qualman video

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Social Media Statistics Videos 2011 erik qualman social media revolution socialnomics video Web 2.0Those of us in the social media fishbowl are all familiar with the Socialnomics video series by Erik Qualman.

Launch of my “Learn in 60 Seconds” video series

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Here’s my first one, entitled: “How to find out who’s tweeting within 25km of your city&# : Tips Videos explanation explanation video geotagging how to learn in 60 seconds location Social Media twitter video videos Web 2.0

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'Email a Duck, Raise a Buck' by Munchkin for Susan G. Komen

Cause Related Marketing

Web 2.0 Komen Breast Cancer Foundation from Munchkin, Inc.Now they’ve added a Web 2.0 Tags: Munchkin Web 2.0 Cause-Related MarketingBack in February I wrote about Project Pink a cause-related marketing campaign benefiting Susan G.

A word from The Networked Nonprofit: People are partners, not ATMs!

Wild Woman Fundraising

Just as we suspected, specificity on the web and transparency means you’re going to get funded more. Show this blog post, get The Networked Nonprofit and show examples of a LOT of other nonprofits that have used the web successfully to get more donations.

Government 2.0 Expo Debrief

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

I started to write this post in a cab as I was heading back from the Gov 2.0 This was the first social media/web 2.0 I’m sure there will be plenty of great Gov 2.0 The Times UK Article – Every UK citizen is to have a personal government web page. Web 2.0

My thoughts on the Clerk’s 19th Annual Report to the Prime Minister on the Public Service of Canada

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Yet many public servants are frustrated by a lack of access to the Web 2.0 I also encourage departments to continue expanding the use of Web 2.0 Insight Review 19th annual report clerk goc government of canada prime minister privy council Social Media wayne wouters Web 2.0Even as an external consultant, every year I very much anticipate the Clerk’s Annual Report.

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Three quick buy-in quotes for your next presentation to senior mgmt on social media

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Quote 1: “Within the Public Service we have begun to adapt to and better use Web 2.0 Quote 3: “Get used to the new world: web 2.0 Advice Government Insight 2012 prime minister's advisory committee report goc quotes Social Media tony clement treasury board wayne wouters Web 2.0Well, it’s that time of year again (fiscal year-end for most of our gov clients) during which I apologize for being absent and putting my blogging off to the side.

Would you play a fundraising game? (Addressing the leadership crisis)

Wild Woman Fundraising

Web 3.0 Tags: Finding a job Fundraising Generational clash Leadership Sector-Switching Web 2.0

#COMMUNICATIONS: Pinterest Goes Public Though Gender Gap Remains

Non Profit Marketing 360

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Book Review: Campaign Craft

Wild Woman Fundraising

Book Netraising social media Web 2.0 I’ve been learning more about political fundraising lately, to help a friend of mine run for office. So I thought I’d share a little bit of what I’m learning.

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New video on Web 3.0

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Here is one from Semantics Incorporated that explains web 3.0/the semantic web from a service angle. Web 3.0 Tags: Videos future web semantic web video Web 2.0 I’m always hungry for new videos that illustrate where this new world of digital content creation and collaboration is taking us. I also really like the “ Did You Know 3.0 &# and “ The Machine is Using Us &# videos. Know any other good ones?

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[PICS]: Speaking at the University of Portland Executive MBA in Nonprofit Management Program

Wild Woman Fundraising

Leadership Marketing Netraising social media Speaking Web 2.0 That was so fun! We had some future nonprofit leaders from Mercycorps, Oregon Mentors, Elders in Action, Classical FM radio, the Chapter 13 Trustees Office, and others, talk about their experience with social media.

Hey Slacker, high five!

Wild Woman Fundraising

by Ben Hunt , a UK web designer who is pretty fantastic at helping people create more engagement and money on their websites. Netraising Web 2.0 Enclosed: A picture of me in the middle of writing an incredibly important blog post. Uh huh.

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We’re Going Mobile

Non Profit Marketing 360

But what seems to be most promising is not the text-to-give campaigns, which worked brilliantly for disaster relief, but the mobile web, and for several purposes besides fundraising. In an interview with Jocelyn Harmon, study author and Kaptivate CEO Ron Vassallo explains the advantages and drawbacks of text and web, and the start-up costs for each.

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