Increase Your Fundraising on Instagram: 4 Ways to Drive Donations at Year-End

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

Are you using Instagram to get more engagement and to raise awareness about your nonprofit’s work?  Do you want to use the fastest-growing social media platform to increase your fundraising and acquire new donors?  Instagram now has 1 billion monthly active users, with over 60% of their user base logging in daily. 90% of Instagram users are younger than 35 …

10 Ways to Improve Donor Retention with Social Media [Webinar Replay]

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No matter what time of year, it’s always the perfect time to show your donors some love! If you wait until year-end to communicate with and thank your donors, it may be too late. The harsh reality is that the recent numbers on donor attrition are abysmal – currently, new donor retention is at 17.6%, the worst it’s been in …

How to Promote Your #GivingTuesday Campaign To Get More Buzz

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

Do you want to raise more money and connect with more supporters this year on the global day of giving, #GivingTuesday? This year #GivingTuesday is December 3, and it’s never too early to start planning for a successful campaign! If you aren’t familiar with this phenomenon, #GivingTuesday is a global social good movement designed to encourage people to give back …

How to Raise Money Using Facebook Stories

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

Are you using Facebook Stories for your nonprofit, or on your personal profile? These ephemeral, Snapchat-style Stories now have more than 500 million daily users across Facebook and Messenger. This means that one-third of Facebook’s 1.5 billion daily users are posting or watching Stories EACH DAY – and they just launched this feature two years ago! Being a brand new …

5 Social Media Video Tips for Nonprofits

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

What if I told you that Google did a study around year-end giving that discovered that a whopping 57% of people who watch a video for a nonprofit go on to make a donation?  Despite the evidence about the impact and effectiveness of social media video, small nonprofits are still skeptical about using it in their communication strategy.  The misconception …

How to Thank Facebook Donors (Even If You Don’t Have Their Contact Info)

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

Are you not using Facebook Fundraisers because you don’t know how to thank Facebook donors that come to you from the platform? Consider this: Mark Zuckerberg announced that more than $2 billion has been raised on Facebook for causes, with more than 45 million people making a donation on the platform.  Let’s think about this for a moment.  According to …

How to Get the Respect You Deserve As a Nonprofit Social Media Manager

Julia Claire Campbell Fundraising, Marketing, Nonprofits, Online Fundraising, Social Media 4 Comments

Some people think that social media marketers get to play around on Facebook and Instagram all day and call it a job. How can nonprofit social media managers showcase the work that we do and get the respect that we deserve? Maybe you’ve got a great social media plan, but not a lot of internal support. How can you get …

10 Top Takeaways from the Nonprofit Social Media Summit

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

The very first Nonprofit Social Media Summit was held on August 29th at Babson College, near Boston, MA – and what a day it was!! The Summit was chock full of actionable sessions and high energy, filled with practical information that left nonprofits feel confident and excited to head back to their organizations and slay social media. But don’t take …

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 …