5 Examples of Nonprofit Storytelling that Compel People to Give

5 Examples of Nonprofit Storytelling that Compel People to Give

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Marketing, Nonprofits, Storytelling, Video 1 Comment

Nonprofit storytelling is all the rage – but how to do it successfully? In my presentations and workshops with nonprofits, I review a simple storytelling framework for nonprofits and explicitly show them how to collect, craft, and share stories based on the framework. Step 1 is to grab attention. This is where digital tools, especially video, work very well. Step 2 …

How to Crush Your Nonprofit Marketing Goals in 2019

How to Crush Your Nonprofit Marketing Goals in 2019 with a Nonprofit Marketing Calendar

Julia Claire Campbell Marketing, Nonprofits Leave a Comment

I LOVE goal-setting – and then making an action plan to CRUSH my goals – and the New Year is one of the best times to do it! Getting out brightly colored markers and a new calendar makes me happy, just as when I got my back-to-school supplies as a child! (Yes, I was a nerd.) No matter when you …

10 New Year’s Resolutions for Nonprofit Social Media Managers

10 New Year’s Resolutions for Nonprofit Social Media Managers

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Marketing, Nonprofits, Soap Box, Social Media Leave a Comment

This was certainly an interesting year to be a nonprofit social media manager. Between the political climate, the exhausting news cycle, Facebook data breaches, and more – you may be more than just a little bit ready for a break. Here are just a handful of headlines bashing social media from the past few weeks alone: Instagram Was Bigger Russian …

How to Address Common Nonprofit Digital Content Creation Challenges

How to Address Common Digital Content Creation Challenges

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

Every Monday I will create a short video answering a question from a member of the Nonprofit Social Media Storytelling Group. We call it #MailbagMonday! Check back each Monday inside the Group to see if I answer your question!  This week’s question is a good one and it’s part of the reason that I created the Group in the first place. What …

4 Ways to Retain More Online Donors With Your Thank You for Giving Redirect Page

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Marketing, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising, Websites Leave a Comment

On Twitter recently, Pamela Grow was asking around for some examples of stellar donor thank you redirect pages. The thank you redirect page, also called the confirmation page, is the page on your website where a donor is sent immediately after making an online donation. Since it’s the season of #GivingTuesday and year-end giving, nonprofits are looking to improve the …

How Can My Small Nonprofit Cut Through the Clutter and Reach More People

How Can My Small Nonprofit Cut Through the Clutter and Reach More People?

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

Every Monday I will create a short video answering a question from a member of the Nonprofit Social Media Storytelling Group. We call it #MailbagMonday! Check back every Monday inside the Group to see if I answer your question!  #GivingTuesday is upon us, and the Nonprofit Social Media Storytelling Group has been filling up with questions and comments! Everyone wants to reach …

3 Ways to Build Up Excitement Leading Up to #GivingTuesday and Year-End Giving

3 Ways to Build Up Excitement Leading Up to #GivingTuesday and Year-End Giving

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

As you probably know Giving Tuesday is right around the corner. This year it’s on November 27th. Hopefully if you are launching a campaign you’ve spent some time creating a plan and calendar for the day of and what comes after. #GivingTuesday and year-end fundraising campaigns have started coming out in full force! I’m already getting emails and seeing social …

How to gain support for an unsexy nonprofit cause

How to Gain Support for an “Unsexy” Cause

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Marketing, Nonprofits Leave a Comment

Every Monday I will create a short video answering a question from a member of the Nonprofit Social Media Storytelling Group. We call it #MailbagMonday! Check back every Monday inside the Group to see if I answer your question!  I often receive this question, or a variation of it: “With all the fundraisers going on (especially on Facebook) how do you engage …

3 Simple Ways to Improve Your Nonprofit Digital Storytelling TODAY

3 Simple Ways to Improve Your Nonprofit Digital Storytelling TODAY

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

Welcome to the third episode of Nonprofit Social Media Nerds, where we discuss and demo social media tools, tech, tips, and tricks. (Most) Fridays at noon we will come to you live and discuss a topic designed to help you use your limited time and resources for social media more effectively and efficiently. My fellow Nonprofit Social Media Nerd is …