No nonprofits you are not posting often enough on social media

No Nonprofits – You Aren’t Posting Enough On Social Media

Julia Claire Campbell Nonprofits, Social Media, Strategy 1 Comment

A common question that I receive from nonprofits on social media: How often should we post on Facebook/tweet on Twitter/post on Instagram/share on LinkedIn, etc.?    The answer? More than you assume! When I give that answer, I often get this follow up question: But what if we annoy our supporters? I certainly don’t want to hear from every organization …

Instagram Update – What Nonprofits Need to Know

Instagram Update – What Nonprofits Need to Know

Julia Claire Campbell Instagram, Marketing, Nonprofits, Social Media 2 Comments

On March 15, Instagram announced via their blog that in order to “improve your experience”, they will soon be abandoning their chronological news feed and going to a more Facebook-like algorithm. They wrote: The order of photos and videos in your feed will be based on the likelihood you’ll be interested in the content, your relationship with the person posting …

5 Things I Bet You Didn’t Know About Facebook

Julia Claire Campbell Facebook, Social Media Leave a Comment

We all know how popular Facebook continues to be, among all age groups and income levels. Pew Internet reported in January of this year that for the first time, more than half of all online adults 65 and older (56%) use Facebook. This represents 31% of all seniors. In order to be successful on Facebook, you know that you need …

Is Facebook becoming irrelevant?

Is Facebook becoming irrelevant?

Julia Claire Campbell Facebook, Social Media 34 Comments

Yesterday I read a story in The Daily Dot that got me thinking. Is Facebook becoming irrelevant for marketers? I’ve determined that the answer is, thankfully, No. The article (which I recommend reading) builds upon several stories and research done by The Daily Dot on what it calls “content spam”: “Maybe you’ve seen their names ooze into your newsfeed? Teen Swag, Stylish …

10 ways to make the most of your Facebook page

10 Quick Tips to Make the Most of Your Facebook Page [Infographic]

Julia Claire Campbell Facebook, Infographics, Social Media 2 Comments

BT Marketing Solutions created a great, easy to use infographic on Facebook business pages. Many nonprofits have a business page on Facebook, but oftentimes do not know how to use it effectively. Print out this handy infographic and keep it at your desk. In this post I will elaborate on the 10 ways to make the most of your Facebook …

How to Get More Engagement On Your Facebook Page

How to Get More Engagement On Your Facebook Page

Julia Claire Campbell Facebook, Marketing, Social Media 3 Comments

Many brands and organizations have a big problem on Facebook – getting engagement on their posts.  Engagement is absolutely critical to Facebook’s EdgeRank algorithm – the equation that determines what your fans see in their News Feeds. When I say “engagement”, I don’t mean numbers of fans, reach or number of posts on the Page. Engagement measures real time reactions …

Facebook Is Still King – But Don’t Ignore the Rest of the Social Media Court

Facebook Is Still King – But Don’t Ignore the Rest of the Social Media Court

Julia Claire Campbell Facebook, Marketing, Nonprofits, Social Media 2 Comments

Facebook (love it or hate it) is where people are. Facebook continues to be a vital part in (most of) our daily lives. The Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project found that 92% of people using social networking sites maintain a profile on Facebook. 92%! If you are developing a social media marketing strategy, you can’t ignore that …