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Facebook Fundraising Tools Now Allow Monthly Giving

July 27, 2018
According to the soon-to-be-released 2018 Global Trends in Giving Report, 18% of donors worldwide have donated to a nonprofit through Facebook Fundraising Tools. Of those, 40% say they are very likely to donate again directly through Facebook. 48% say they are somewhat likely. Whatever your personal feelings

On a Blog Break Until July 27!

June 18, 2018
Hi everyone! I need to take a break from blogging until July 27. To write the 2018 Global Trends in Giving Report. My family and I are in the process of moving from St. Louis, MO to Tucson, AZ ????. Hope you are enjoying your summer! Thank

Why Your Nonprofit Should Retweet Its Own Tweets – and How to Do It

May 15, 2018
One of the most frequent questions asked by nonprofits is: Can I tweet the same content more than once? Most nonprofits only tweet a new blog post, website article, or infographic once (maybe twice) out of fear of appearing spammy on Twitter. However, when you look at

82 Free or Low-Cost Online Tools & Mobile Apps for Nonprofits

April 13, 2018
The number of low-cost or free apps and online tools available to nonprofits today is astounding. Provided you set aside the time to explore and experiment, your nonprofit can use the apps and tools listed below to significantly improve your web and email communications and your social media

22 Must-Read Research Reports for the Nonprofit Sector

April 2, 2018
The reports listed below are a small sampling of some of the research available to nonprofits, NGOs, and charities worldwide. The data can be used to help your nonprofit craft your next online communication and fundraising plan. If you would like to suggest a specific report be

Nonprofits! This Is How to Use Facebook’s Fundraising Tools

February 14, 2018
Through a process of trial and error, the Beagle Freedom Project is learning how to effectively use Facebook’s Fundraising Tools and they are being rewarded with more than likes and hearts – their followers are donating! For the last two weeks the organization has been writing compelling

How Nonprofits Can Tweet Effectively During the #SOTU

January 26, 2018
On January 30, 2018 Donald Trump, the 45th President of the United States, will present the 96th in-person State of the Union Address. For days before, the day of, and for days after the hashtag #SOTU will be a top trending topic on Twitter. With online and offline activism at unprecedented levels, this