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12 Must-Know Stats About Social Media, Fundraising, and Cause Awareness

April 22, 2013
Until recently the nonprofit pioneers of the Social Web had to mostly rely on their intuition that their social media campaigns were resulting in more dollars raised online, an increase in brand and cause awareness, and higher rates of volunteer recruitment and retention. However, as LinkedIn, Blogger

@NonprofitOrgs Named One of the Best 140 Twitter Feeds of 2013 by TIME Magazine

March 25, 2013
What I love about my work more than anything else is that I never know what is going to happen next. Every day is different. Today, I discovered that @NonprofitOrgs had been named one of TIME Magazine’s Best Twitter Feeds of 2013: Every year, TIME recognizes those

Five Types of Tweets Nonprofits Should Never Post on Twitter

March 20, 2013
If your nonprofit is not getting retweeted on Twitter, then you haven’t yet found your Twitter voice. Retweets ensure increased exposure of your nonprofit’s avatar which ultimately results in more followers and click-through rates. Twitter itself has concurred that influence on Twitter is not in how many followers

Eight Common Mistakes Nonprofits Make When They First Join Twitter

February 10, 2013
@NonprofitOrgs only follows nonprofit organizations, nonprofit staff, nonprofit service providers, and activists on Twitter. Each morning I browse those that have followed @NonprofitOrgs in the previous 24-hour period and if they are a nonprofit organization, a nonprofit staff member, a nonprofit service provider, or an activist, I follow

Six Simple Ways Nonprofits Can Increase Their Exposure on Social Media

November 19, 2012
Most nonprofits approach social media with the strategy of increasing awareness for their cause by posting and sharing content on their profiles and then when time permits, engaging their fans and followers as they respond to the content posted and shared by the nonprofits. That’s what social

11 Nonprofits Utilizing the New Twitter Profile Design

October 1, 2012
The vast majority of nonprofits have yet to utilize the new Twitter profile design that was launched on September 18.  The good news is that upgrading to the new design is extremely easy – it can be done in just a few clicks by following these four simple

HOW TO: Upgrade Your Nonprofit’s Twitter Profile to the New Design

October 1, 2012
Now that nonprofits are officially in the throes of peak fundraising season, upgrading to the new Twitter profile design launched on September 18 is likely low on the priority lists of many nonprofit communications and fundraising staff. It’s their busiest time of year and they may not even know