A Fundraising Success Checklist for Nonprofits

October 21, 2015
Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits is a comprehensive 256-page book packed with more than 500 best practices that includes a companion “Mobile and Social Fundraising Success Checklist” at the end of the book. For those who have purchased the ebook of Mobile for Good, it

15 Lessons Learned from Donating Online to 32 Nonprofits

October 12, 2015
To celebrate @NonprofitOrgs reaching 800,000 followers on Twitter, Nonprofit Tech for Good donated $800 to 32 nonprofits, specifically $25 each to the Africa Wildlife Foundation, Alley Cat Allies, Amazon CARES, Animal Defenders International, CARE, Conservation International, Doctors Without Borders, Dolphin Project, Elephant Sanctuary of Tennessee, Families Against Mandatory Minimums, Global Sanctuary for Elephants, Greenpeace, Human

How Multi-Chapter Nonprofits Can Create a Consistent Brand on Social Media

October 3, 2015
The following is an excerpt from Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits. All medium and large nonprofits with multiple chapters eventually experience a unique, but common problem in their mobile and social media campaigns. Quite often their chapters created Facebook Pages or Twitter accounts before

20 Must-Know Fundraising and Social Media Stats

September 16, 2015
Google research has revealed a 30% uptick in searches from August to September related to charitable giving. Your donors are currently in the process of deciding which organizations will be receiving their year-end donations. Thus, in time for the year-end fundraising season, below are 20 stats about fundraising and social

Announcing the 2015 Global NGO Online Technology Survey ☑

August 30, 2015
11/1/15 Update: The first-ever Global NGO Online Technology Survey is now closed. The data will be used to compile the 2016 Global NGO Online Technology Report which will be published January 2016 and will analyze data from over 3,000 NGOs worldwide about regional differences in how NGOs raise money online, use

HOW TO: Add a “Donate Now” Button to Your Nonprofit’s Facebook Page

August 26, 2015
For years nonprofits have hoped for the capability to accept donations through their Facebook Page and although Facebook recently added a “Donate Now” option to their call-to-action buttons, only a handful of partner nonprofits have been selected to accept Facebook digital payments through a “Donate” button (see Oxfam

10 Blog Design Best Practices for Nonprofits

August 23, 2015
Your nonprofit could have a wide variety of excellent blog content, but if your blog’s design doesn’t make a positive first impression, then few will read it – much less share it with their followers on social networks. The same is true with website and web articles. Today’s fast-scanning Internet