Digital payments are going to make a big impact on social and mobile media in 2017, but there are some new fundraising services and niche tools and apps that speak to current fundraising trends in the nonprofit sector i.e., the decreased of use cash, the rapid rise of the app economy, and gaming for good. That said, launching a fundraising start-up is not easy and the odds of making it long-term are slim.
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You may have heard by now that Google has a program that benefits nonprofit organizations: Google for Nonprofits. What you might not have know is that within their program options, there’s an offer to enroll into Google Ad Grants. And, if approved, you will be awarded with $10,000 (that’s not a typo) per month in Google Ad credit. Who can apply? Ad Grants if for select non-institutional 501(c)(3) nonprofits, with some exceptions. As for the process, though somewhat elementary, will take a bit of time and know-how with respects to preparing your Ad Grants application.
#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. It’s an opportunity for your nonprofit organization to raise funds for your important work.
In the coming years the social good sector will launch#IoT apps that will empower real-time giving while watching TV or listening to radio through your refrigerator.
BRIDGE Registry is a database of more than three million nonprofits, NGOs, and charities worldwide and each one of them has been assigned a new BRIDGE Number.
Traditionally, the holiday period is when many supporters decide on which charity to support and how much to give. Will you be ready?
Nonprofits are familiar with writing blog posts that provide program updates, tell success stories, comment on breaking news and current affairs, and promote calls to action. This type of blog content is standard in nonprofit communications and should continue to be reported on regularly; however, some of your most shared, retweeted, and +1′d blog posts will be those that are out of the ordinary.
On April 21st, 2015, the big dog of search engines, Google, announced it had expended their use of mobile-friendly as a ranking signal. Consequently, search results will be favoring those websites that have optimized from fixed size to responsive viewing. How will this affect you. If your website is already optimized (a “responsive” website), then […]
People visiting nonprofit organization websites are likely to do so on a mobile device. And if it’s responsive, they’re more likely to engage, and give, more.
Now that 2015 has rolled in, you might be asking yourself, What might be the best use of my communication budget for the year? Certainly that will vary by organization and staff, but the growing trend, which is pretty straightforward and certainly worth embracing, is clear: focus more attention on your current support base, with […]