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

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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 …

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6 Ways Nonprofits Are Getting Online Fundraising All Wrong

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Almost every article I read about online fundraising and online giving starts out something like this: Despite the hype and the assurances of social media experts, online fundraising still accounts for an abysmal 2% of total dollars raised by charities. I frequently see quotes like this one, from a recent Philanthropy.com article: “I have yet to see pure online fundraising …

7 Steps To More Online Donations This Holiday Season

7 Steps To More Online Donations This Holiday Season

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It’s year-end giving time – the most wonderful time of the year! The year-end season of giving and generosity means millions of donors are searching for places to donate, for items to purchase that make a difference and for causes in which to get involved. Where are they looking? Online. Here are some statistics for you to chew on, if …

The 10 Commandments for Nonprofit Websites

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In an ideal world, every nonprofit organization would have a website. Not just any website, but an optimal one that converts donors, recruits volunteers and attracts community members to the cause. A website that inspires through compelling visuals and succinct storytelling, concise calls-to-action and creative uses of white space. In an ideal world, nonprofits would adhere to my 10 Commandments …