10 Simple Ways to Get More People to Your Nonprofit Event Using Social Media

Nonprofit Event Promotion: 10 Simple Ways to Get More People to Your Nonprofit Event Using Social Media

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

Despite (or perhaps because of) the increased use of social media and online community building tools, in-person, live nonprofit events have kept their popularity. Galas, auctions, marathons, serve-a-thons, breakfasts, you name it –  nonprofit events can be a fantastic opportunity to: Bring new people into the fold, Deepen relationships with current supporters,   Showcase impact first hand through donor-centered storytelling …

5 Ways to Promote Your Nonprofit Fundraising Message On Instagram

5 Ways to Promote Your Nonprofit’s Fundraising Message on Instagram

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

Frustrated with all the changes coming to the Facebook News Feed? It may be time to consider getting on Instagram! Instagram (despite being owned by Facebook) continues to grow in popularity, and is an increasingly effective way to share more of your impact and your work with an engaged audience. Recent Instagram statistics that nonprofits should consider: Instagram has over …

Instagram for nonprofits

Instagram for Nonprofits: How to Use Instagram to Raise Awareness and Build An Audience

Julia Claire Campbell Instagram, Nonprofits, Social Media 2 Comments

Instagram is a marketing powerhouse for brands, companies, and nonprofits alike. If you want to target a younger demographic, Instagram could be for you, with 59% of online adults ages 18-29 active on the network. More than 500 million people have Instagram accounts, more than 300 million of which use it daily! Another key characteristic that differentiates Instagram from social …

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 …

12 Ways Nonprofits Can Use Instagram and Vine Video

12 Ways Nonprofits Can Use Instagram and Vine Videos (About.com)

Julia Claire Campbell Instagram, Nonprofits, Social Media, Video 49 Comments

Are you interested in learning about the different ways your nonprofit could be using Instagram video and Vine? My guest post for About.com Nonprofit Charitable Orgs covers this topic! It’s posted here. How are you using mobile video sharing apps to accomplish your mission and connect with supporters?                        

15 Ways Nonprofits Can Use Instagram

15 Ways Nonprofits Can Use Instagram

Julia Claire Campbell Instagram, Nonprofits, Social Media 56 Comments

This post was first published on the GiftWorks Guest Blog.  Instagram is hot. With 100 million monthly active users and over 40 million photos uploaded per day, the photo-sharing site claims to gain a new follower every second. Online marketing is visual. If you are not telling your story to your supporters in a visual way, you may be ignored or …

My Advice for Politicians On Instagram

Julia Claire Campbell Instagram, Social Media 13 Comments

Soon after Instagram launched in October 2010, celebrities, actors and athletes jumped on the bandwagon in full force, taking #selfies, using the cool filters and blowing up everyone’s feeds with their glamorous lifestyles. Since one could argue that Instagram is a bit more narcissistic and self-involved than the other social networks, it is puzzling why politicians and government officials have …