9 Social Media Trends that will Shape 2018

9 Social Media Trends That Will Shape Marketing In 2018

Julia Claire Campbell Infographics, Nonprofits, Social Media 1 Comment

What’s on tap in digital marketing for 2018? Which social media trends do nonprofits need to understand and be aware of? In this infographic, Filmora lays out 9 of the top social media trends. Highlights: ** Video will comprise 80% of global internet traffic by 2020. It’s not too late – 2018 is the perfect time to get your nonprofit on board …

8 Tips for a Profitable Nonprofit #GivingTuesday Campaign

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Infographics, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising Leave a Comment

Hard to believe but #GivingTuesday is only a little over one month away! Is this powerhouse giving day right for your nonprofit? Participation numbers and dollars raised skyrocketed last year, and are sure to increase even more in 2017. Time is running out, but the good news is, if you plan well and if you plan strategically, it’s not too …

Facebook Live for nonprofits

8 Ways to Use Live-Streaming Video to Share Stories as They Happen

Julia Claire Campbell Infographics, Nonprofits, Social Media, Storytelling, Video 1 Comment

So what is “live-streaming video”? Live-streaming means filming a video as it happens and broadcasting it via social media. This may sound terrifying to the uninitiated but take note: Live-streaming video is the most popular form of video content on the web today. With nonprofits across the sector continually being accused of shying away from the spotlight and spending all …

How to Get Supporters to Raise Money for Your Nonprofit on Facebook - Part 1

How to Get People to Raise Money for Your Nonprofit Using Facebook

Julia Claire Campbell Facebook, Fundraising, Infographics, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising, Social Media 2 Comments

In last week’s post, 3 Facebook Features Designed to Help You Fundraise, I highlighted just three of the Facebook features that are making social media fundraising a little bit easier for your nonprofit. These features are: 1)  Donations option in personal status updates, 2) Fundraisers on Facebook, 3) The Donate button for your nonprofit Facebook Page. To read more, be sure …

7 Questions You Must Answer to Get the Right Kind of Facebook Fans

7 Questions You Must Answer to Get the Right Kind of Facebook Fans

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

Love it or hate it, Facebook reigns supreme over the social media landscape. Pew Internet reported that nearly eight-in-ten online Americans (79%) now use Facebook. The key to getting your message out on Facebook is having a fully engaged audience of fans that are willing to like, comment, share, and click on your posts. As we all know (and frequently lament), …

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What You Don’t Know About Visual Marketing On Facebook

Julia Claire Campbell Facebook, Infographics, Social Media, Visual Marketing Leave a Comment

Guest blog by Rebecca Hill Visuals are everything on social media. They catch the eye, pique interest, and hopefully, grab the user’s attention.  On Facebook, having a great visual can mean the difference between skyrocketing engagement and crickets. Facebook posts with images see 2.3 X more engagement than those without images. To get increased engagement, you need great photos that are sized …

How to Better Engage Your Followers on Social Media

Julia Claire Campbell Infographics, Nonprofits, Social Media 1 Comment

Guest blog by Kiersten Bush What prompts followers of your company to share content that you post on social media? The short, but not uncomplicated answer is: It depends. Some people just like a product and they want to share that insider-y knowledge with others. Some like a cause and want to promote it with their friends or their followers. …

Year End Fundraising

Year-End Fundraising by the Numbers [INFOGRAPHIC]

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Infographics, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising Leave a Comment

Year-end fundraising season is in full swing! As this nifty infographic from Nonprofit Hub shows, almost one third of nonprofits raise almost half their budget at year-end, and 100% of those polled said they used direct mail! So, what’s your plan for year-end fundraising? Whether you want to DIY your year-end strategy, or get actionable tips and personalized help from …