@NonprofitOrgs to Report Live from #14NTC

March 9, 2014
Through a partnership with the Public Interest Registry, Heather Mansfield of Nonprofit Tech for Good will be attending the Nonprofit Technology Conference (#14NTC) in order to report live and share the event in real-time with the @NonprofitOrgs community. The goals are: 1) To study how to report live

Mobile for Good: A Free How-To Fundraising Webinar for Nonprofits

March 3, 2014
Date: Tuesday, April 29 Time: 1pm-2:30 EDT Cost: Free! How to Register: Sign up Presented by: Heather Mansfield View: Complete Webinar Schedule Based on more than 20 years of experience and 25,000+ hours spent utilizing mobile and social media, Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide is a comprehensive 256-page book packed with more than

Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits

March 2, 2014
Based on more than 20 years of experience and 25,000+ hours spent utilizing mobile and social media, Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide is a comprehensive 256-page book packed with more than 500 best practices. Written on the premise that all communications and fundraising are now

11 Responsively Designed Nonprofit Websites to Study and Learn From

February 25, 2014
With 51% of Facebook’s referral traffic now coming from mobile and more than two-third’s of Twitter users being mobile, many nonprofits are finally starting to come to the realization that their social media campaigns are doomed unless they embrace a mobile-first approach to online communications and fundraising. Your

3 Mobile Compatible Nonprofit e-Newsletters to Subscribe To and Learn From

February 17, 2014
With 51% of email now being opened on a tablet or smartphone, nonprofits would be wise to redesign their e-newsletter as soon as possible. Long-standing e-newsletter design best practices such as a two or three-column-fixed layout, 12 point font size, and text-based links only are officially 51%

6 Ways Nonprofits Can Use Instagram for Fundraising

February 6, 2014
Instagram’s current tool set makes it very challenging for nonprofits to convert their Instagram followers into donors. Over time through powerful visual storytelling a nonprofit can build a strong brand and grow their Instagram following, but without the ability to link to a donate page inside of

HOW TO: Curate Nonprofit Videos on YouTube

January 28, 2014
Nonprofits that do not create a lot of their own video content can still have an engaging YouTube Channel by curating videos relevant to your nonprofit’s mission and programs. Just because your nonprofit didn’t create a video doesn’t mean you can’t feature it on your channel. By

LinkedIn Launches Volunteer Marketplace for Nonprofits

January 15, 2014
To help nonprofits recruit qualified volunteers and to assist individuals eager to volunteer with nonprofits, LinkedIn has launched a Volunteer Marketplace where nonprofits can post volunteer opportunities and LinkedIn members can search for volunteer opportunities in their local communities. According to LinkedIn for Good, 82% of surveyed LinkedIn members

19 Must-See Social Media and Fundraising Infographics for Nonprofits

January 12, 2014
Without a doubt, 2013 was the year of visual content — particularly infographics. With tens of millions of brands now tweeting, posting, and sharing content online on a daily basis, to get your message to stand out from the clutter brands need to communicate more often their

5 Nonprofit Technology Trends to Watch in 2014

January 11, 2014
2014 will be an exciting year for nonprofit technology. Numerous communications and fundraising trends are on the verge of going mainstream and nonprofits committed to early adoption have a number of new tools and strategies to pioneer this year. Social media will remain a top priority for