How to Write Captivating Stories Your Audience Will Love

Julia Claire Campbell Nonprofits, Storytelling 2 Comments

Information overload. Analysis paralysis. Noise. Clutter.  It’s a crowded digital landscape, with thousands of messages and notifications being consumed by our supporters each day. How can nonprofits get their message seen by the right people? How can we not only get heard – but listened to? Pixar’s Andrew Stanton gives this answer: “Don’t give them 4. Give them 2+2.” That’s …

To Boost or Not to Boost - Quick Facebook Ad Tips for Nonprofits with Susu Wong

To Boost or Not to Boost – Facebook Ad Tips for Nonprofits

Julia Claire Campbell Facebook, Fundraising, Marketing, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising, Social Media Leave a Comment

Reaching your fans on Facebook is getting increasingly harder, especially if you don’t have a large marketing department or tons of time to spend creating posts. But don’t despair! Even small nonprofits with tiny budgets can use Facebook Ads to strategically target the right people with the right message at the right time. All you need is a plan. Join …

6 Tips to Create Better Nonprofit Instagram Stories – According to Instagram

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

Instagram Stories are taking the social media world by storm, and nonprofits are jumping on board! Nonprofits like DoSomething.org, TWLOHA, Best Buddies, and more are providing insight into their work and build community with their followers through their daily and weekly Stories. There is no doubt that people LOVE Instagram Stories – they are viewed by 500 million people very …

Social Fundraising Best Practices for Nonprofits

Social Fundraising Best Practices for Nonprofits

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising, Social Media Leave a Comment

What is social fundraising? What makes it so powerful? And how can small nonprofits start their own programs to recruit and mobilize social fundraisers for their cause? Join me and Josh Hirsch, the Nonprofit Social Media Nerds, for a special session with Sue Citro, Chief Experience Officer at Best Friends Animal Society, and a featured speaker at the Nonprofit Social Media Summit in …

How to Use LinkedIn to Level Up Your Nonprofit

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

Should your nonprofit be on LinkedIn? What are the advantages and strengths of a dynamic LinkedIn presence for your org? Is it really worth it for nonprofits?  Join the Nonprofit Social Media Nerds for a special session with digital marketing expert Angela Pitter, CEO of LiveWire Collaborative and a featured speaker at the Nonprofit Social Media Summit in Boston! Angela is a …

CROWDFUNDING ON SOCIAL MEDIA 4 DESIGN TIPS TO DRIVE DONORS

Crowdfunding on Social Media: 4 Design Tips to Drive Donors

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising, Social Media 1 Comment

Guest Post by Lomesh Shah, CEO of NonProfitEasy Crowdfunding is one of the most influential campaigning techniques to come onto the fundraising scene. A technique that harnesses the power of social media, sharing, and personal networks, crowdfunding allows anyone to create their own fundraising campaign. This means anyone can raise money for causes close to their hearts through peer donations. …

10 Reasons to Come to the Nonprofit Social Media Summit

10 Reasons to Attend the Nonprofit Social Media Summit

Julia Claire Campbell Marketing, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising, Social Media, Speaking, Strategy, Uncategorized Leave a Comment

If you are like most nonprofit social media managers, you came to this work sideways, if not completely by accident.  You were working hard, maybe as a volunteer, program officer, Board member, development director, marketing intern – and then BAM!  “Let’s get on social media!” became the rallying cry at your organization.  “We should be on Pinterest! What about Instagram? …

How to Get People to Share Your Nonprofit Video on Social Media

How to Get People to Share Your Nonprofit Video on Social Media

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

You've undoubtedly heard that to amplify your nonprofit marketing, you need a strategy to create and share great videos on your website and social media channels. Video is the best performing content type on social. Having videos on your website increases the time spent on the site by 71%. After watching a video, 64% of people are more likely to ...

5 Social Media Survival Strategies for the Small Shop Fundraiser

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising, Social Media, Strategy Leave a Comment

Are you spending your days creating content for every social media imaginable — and getting very little in return? I was invited to give a presentation on Pamela Grow’s Motivate Monday webinar this week, and the topic was Social Media Survival Strategies for the Small Shop Fundraiser. Get the slides here. Looking for simple, actionable social media strategies for your …