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Extend Your NGO's Reach With Wikipedia

Social Media Bird Brain

In these internet days, knowledge is just a Google search away, but a lot of people prefer to look up their subject on Wikipedia. articles Just Giving outreach small NGO WikipediaNot that it doesn't have its problems: there have been instances where.

Wikipedia’s savvy fundraising

Fundraising Coach

Apparently, Wikipedia is too. Last night, a web search from my phone led me to Wikipedia. Better still, the number to text was a link!

Rhode Island Wikipedia

Fundraising Breakthroughs

Now, if any Rhode Island child Support Guidelines, in some limited circumstances, it may be star-rated and can look at any circumstances the rhode island wikipedia in determining child support. Losing your driving privileges, making it difficult for you to deal with the rhode island wikipedia and family court judge''s philosophy.

Wikipedia Rhode Island

Fundraising Breakthroughs

Child Support guidelines demonstrates that overtime should be able to provide some financial support to your spouse or girlfriend or the wikipedia rhode island are filed by either of the wikipedia rhode island. The fines for a person could spend in prison if the wikipedia rhode island a Deferred sentence. Island Rhode Wikipedi

Is your organization really that special?


Sorry. It isn’t. What makes your nonprofit different? Engagement! That’s what your answer should be. It ain’t rocket science!

Guides Or Paparazzi?

The Agitator

Wikipedia explains the word “paparazzi” as “an eponym originating in the 1960 film La Dolce Vita directed by Federico Fellini.

10 Reasons Your Nonprofit Needs to Be On Google+

J Campbell Social Marketing

Rich information is featured on the right hand side of Google search results, with information pulled from Wikipedia, Guidestar and Google+ Pages.

#Communication: SOPA & PIPA Bills Are Dying, But Not Dead

Non Profit Marketing 360

Yesterday, a couple of the most used and best-known websites on the internet willingly shut themselves down: Wikipedia and Reddit. Wikipedia

Let your donors see the real you

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

—Take a tip from Wikipedia and live broadcast the results of your campaigns and decisions you are making based on those results. Smart cookie Alia McKee of Sea Change Strategies shared some brilliant ideas on “breaking the fourth wall” for your donors. An insider’s view lets donors become part of the team.

A list of some humongous bequests that should get your planned giving team psyched up for only 3 seconds!


This entire list was found on Wikipedia. $31 I give you permission to read this list but only if you’ll count to three afterward.

Answer a Question, Help Darfur

Cause Related Marketing

Cheung is answering that question with an intriguing cause-related marketing approach.He

Building a Web Site: Easy as 1, 2 OR 3?


For example, these Web sites have focused: Wikipedia–Informational. An Informational Web site is one that is primarily a resource.

On a Mission to Measure

Social Media Bird Brain

Via Wikipedia Commons Measuring Your Mission Social Media was a hard sell in the beginning because there was no real way to measure its impact. Late last week I ran across these articles and wanted to share them with you. That's changed somewhat with businesses and NGOs measuring things such as Likes and Retweets.

How to Create, Share, and Use QR Codes

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Our friends at Wikipedia tell us that QR (Quick Response) Codes were originally created by a Japanese corporation to track car parts. It’s easy!

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Take yourself out of your messaging

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Photo via Wikipedia. One of my favorite movies of all time is Adaptation. And unfortunately in our case, it does not result in an Oscar. ̶

How can you resist manipulation at work? (Hint: Ask this question)

Wild Woman Fundraising

Every time someone tells you something/accuses you of being something, instead of just passively accepting that you must be that thing, why not be like Wikipedia and say, “Citation Needed&# ? Wikipedia needs 2-3 citations before an article is approved. Have you ever had someone try to manipulate you? Seriously. A lie. Uptight?

Be A Writefully Happy Blogger

Social Media Bird Brain

Photo credit: Wikipedia) Last post was about titles for your blog posts or email subjects. English: Illustration of the final chase of Moby-Dick. Now let''s talk about what goes in those posts and emails - not the content, but how you write about it. Marketing Content is Not About Selling This can never be repeated too often for my taste.

All We Are Saying, Is Give Twitter a Chance

Social Media Bird Brain

Twitter (Photo credit: Wikipedia) It''s been a long time since I heard the kind of criticism of Twitter that I used to hear, say circa January 2008, when I joined. Although more people. Adam Grant conversation LinkedIn re-evaluate Small nonprofit social media Social network Twitter

Digital and Media Literacy

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Let’s start with some definitions courtesy of Wikipedia: Digital Literacy is the knowledge, skills, and behaviors used in a broad range of digital devices such as smartphones, tablets, laptops and desktop PCs, all of which are seen as network rather than computing devices. Instagram, 360 video, Vine’s, FB Auto-Play, Periscope).

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One of this morning's stories was about the "Wikimania" -the annual Wikipedia conference (which is being held in Alexandria, EGYPT). What caught my ear was the part of the story where we were told that despite its millions of contributors, users, and perusers, Wikipedia is barely making end's meet. Sound familiar? Great!

Discovery into the Online Health Experience of American Indian and Alaskan Natives


Wikipedia–and they aren’t alone. image courtesy of nattu. In Search of Insight. Where online do AIAN go for health information?

It’s Time to Kill “Cultivation”


According to Wikipedia cultivation may refer to: Horticulture , the cultivation of plants. But you should know that I do so begrudgingly.

When is Cause Marketing Not a Partnership?

Cause Related Marketing

Here’s one for cause marketers; ‘when is cause marketing not a partnership?’ The riddle makes no sense. That’s a partnership. How do you achieve that?

Free Cause Marketing Q&A Call With Paul Jones Friday, June 10

Cause Related Marketing

I pointed out that the blog is coming up on 600 posts, each indexed with helpful keywords and easily searched. No free donuts from me.

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Can Cause Marketing Start a Cultural Meme?

Cause Related Marketing

But Wikipedia says this is a relatively recent development. The King Salmon or Chinook is the largest species in the Pacific salmon family and in some parts of Alaska the population is weak , leading to restrictions on sport and commercial fishing in some areas of the Kenai River fishery, for instance. But it can’t often start the meme.

The shift to BYOD

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Recent statistics indicate that: “38% of companies expect to stop providing devices to staff by 2016″ – Gartner, 2013. Impersonation.

Cause Marketing for the Disrespected

Cause Related Marketing

A timeshare,” says Wikipedia, “is a property with a particular form of ownership or use rights. One of the old reliables in service journalism is the “How to Avoid a Timeshare Scam” story. I typed that phrase in Google and got 444,000 results. The words “timeshare ripoff” generates another 78,000 results in Google. Timeshare nightmare”?

What Honey Boo Boo Taught Me about Fundraising

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Wikipedia can help My Network for Good colleague Caryn Stein recently wrote this post. It has my all-time favorite headline. Enjoy. Need ideas?

New Fundraising ‘Crowdblog’

The Agitator

The term ‘crowdsourcing’, according to Wikipedia, was first coined by Jeff Howe in a June 2006 Wired magazine article. Last year The Agitator reported that Wikipedia itself was adopting the idea of crowdsourcing to conduct its 2010 annual giving drive. This is more than double the 230,000 contributions received in 2009.

What Honey Boo-Boo Taught Me about Fundraising

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Wikipedia can help. In a recent episode of TLC's "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" (oh yes, we went there ), Honey Boo Boo* (real name: Alana) decides the family should create a lemonade stand to raise money for an upcoming beauty pageant. Have Personality. Whatever else you might say about Honey Boo Boo, the girl has personality. Yikes.

Creating a Culture of Data-Driven Philanthropy

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Think Wikipedia!). Anjali Deshmukh. Guest Post by Anjali Deshmukh of Nonprofit Finance Fund. A Simple Picture of How We Give.

Twitter is NOT a Micro-Blog

A. Fine Blog

Here’s why: According to Wikipedia, micro-blogs operate [.]. Tags: Social Media Andy Carvin Jeff Jarvis Twitter wikipedia Sometimes a word or notion is fired in the kiln of conventional wisdom and becomes forever set. Unless, and until, A. Fine blogger takes up the charge and forces some rethinking!

Social media definitions, categories, and top tools of 2016

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Social Media is defined on Wikipedia as “ computer-mediated tools that allow people or companies to create, share, or exchange information, career interests, ideas, and pictures/videos in virtual communities and networks. ” The following post is a slightly modified version of what I came up with. Overview. Key Definitions & Examples.

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Slides from Social Media Presentation at AMA DC

Search Marketing for Nonprofits

Tags: Craigslist SEO Social media marketing Wikipedia Yahoo facebook future of search keyword research twitter web 2.0

QR Codes – Why you need to know what they are

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

The information encoded can be text, URL or other data.&# - Wikipedia. What are they? Why should you care? How do I create a QR code?

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Ketchum's Living in Its Own Private Idaho When it Comes to Cause Marketing

Cause Related Marketing

Let’s unpack that sentence a little. The suggestion is that if you have liked a cause on Facebook. Go figure. The numbers bear this out. Not bad.

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Patients Like Me

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

What if someone creates a fake Facebook profile or a false Wikipedia entry? What is it? How does it work? Symptoms. Medication. Dosage.

Notes from the Digital Governance Forum (#DGF15)

Public Sector Marketing 2.0

Stockholm international research peace institute, Wikipedia). Overall it was an absolutely life-changing experience. What was the event about?

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Day in the Life of a Nonprofit Communicator – Lauren Lawson-Zilai

Kivi's Nonprofit Communications Blog

Lauren Lawson-Zilai. Would YOU like to be featured in this series? Tell us what you do in a typical day as a nonprofit communications pro. timeframe.

Ten Things Your Home Page Must Have

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Here's a great summary of this concept from Mark Twain (at least according to Wikipedia's "sound bite" entry): It's "a minimum of sound [or words] to a maximum of sense." Let's face it: People have short attention spans. Especially when it comes to the Internet. Effectively. And, oh yes, quickly. Funny-we did, too.