How to Create and Use a Nonprofit Social Media Calendar [with template]

Julia Claire Campbell Marketing, Nonprofits, Social Media, Strategy, Time Management Leave a Comment

As a nonprofit marketer, you wear many hats. Between answering emails, making phone calls to supporters, editing the annual appeal letter and coordinating fundraising events, who has time to maintain more than one social media site? You do have time. I promise. The answer to managing it all lies in one word – scheduling! Use a simple Social Media Calendar: …

3 Engagement Crushing Mistakes Nonprofits Are Making On Social Media – And What To Do Instead

Julia Claire Campbell Marketing, Nonprofits, Social Media Leave a Comment

Facebook and Instagram went down on Wednesday and people lost their minds. They were worried they couldn’t get the latest updates from friends and family members, but also they lost their major source of news, information, and community. Sound scary? It’s just reality! Social media tools have completely revolutionized the way human beings communicate, research information, ask questions, and express …

How Nonprofits Can Use LinkedIn’s Publishing Platform

Julia Claire Campbell LinkedIn, Marketing, Nonprofits Leave a Comment

LinkedIn may not be the sexiest of the social media platforms, but it may be one of the most powerful for nonprofits. 51% of global NGOs use LinkedIn, according to the 2017 Global NGO Online Technology Report. LinkedIn has more than 467 million users, and 57% of companies have a LinkedIn Company Page. Brands, individuals, and mission-driven organizations are using …

How to Create a 90-Day Nonprofit Online Marketing Plan (Without Spending Hours On Social Media)

Julia Claire Campbell Content Creation, Marketing, Nonprofits, Social Media 3 Comments

The term “online marketing” can send chills up the spine of even the most seasoned nonprofit professional. Anxiety about staying up-to-date with all the different technology platforms, posting to social media every week, updating the website, writing the email newsletter… that’s enough to keep a busy nonprofit practitioner up at night. There is a solution, and I’m going to spell …

5 Key Decisions Your Nonprofit Needs to Make Before Giving Tuesday

5 Key Decisions Your Nonprofit Needs to Make Before #GivingTuesday

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Marketing, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising 1 Comment

Friendly reminder – #GivingTuesday 2017 is less than 100 days away! It’s tempting to see the astounding fundraising numbers from last year – 1,640,000 gifts made; 177 million raised in over 98 countries – and think that this day of giving will work for your nonprofit. You may be saying, “Sure it will work? I mean, it worked for so …

how to create a story series for your nonprofit

How to Create a Story Series for Your Nonprofit

Julia Claire Campbell Marketing, Nonprofits, Social Media, Storytelling 1 Comment

Great storytelling is the best way to capture the attention, as well as the hearts and minds, of your supporters. Using digital tools like your website, email newsletter, and social networks are vital in the quest to get your stories in front of a critical mass of people. Working together, the power of great stories and the reach of digital …