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Should I Force My Executive Director to Blog? 

September 9, 2008

By: Network for Good

Web-savvy employees are often looking for ways to dive into the social networking realm online. One of the most popular ways to generate conversation is through blogging-organizational or individual blogs. Maybe your organization has a well-traveled, well-spoken ED: She travels a lot, meets a variety of people, gets gr… Read More

Choosing the Right Social Network: Two Quick Places to Start 

September 2, 2008

By: Network for Good

What social networking site should you use to reach potential donors? The answer is this: It depends on your audience. You need to determine what your audience needs from you and where they already live online in order to choose the best sites to court supporters. Here are two places to start your search/investigation:… Read More

Using Social Networking Sites to Promote Your Mission 

August 28, 2008

By: Network for Good

Below are the slides from the live training hosted August 28, 2008 in Silver Spring, MD by the Maryland Association of Nonprofits in partnership with Network for Good and Livingston Communications.  … Read More

10 Common Objections to Social Media Adoption and How You Can Respond 

August 21, 2008

By: Network for Good

It can be hard to convince leadership that working with social media doesn’t mean they’ve been paying you to catch up with friends on Facebook. You’ve probably heard some of the objections. But there are ways you can respond. Here’s a list of common objections, along with suggestions for counter… Read More

How Nonprofits Can Get the Most out of Flickr 

May 5, 2008

By: Network for Good

Flickr is a popular online photo-sharing community that allows anyone to share and organize their digital photos with friends, family, colleagues, and the rest of the world. While many people use Flickr recreationally, it can also be a powerful tool for organizations, including nonprofits.There are many ways that Flick… Read More and Launch Partnership to Extend Social Networking Technology to 1.5 Million Nonprofits 

April 28, 2008

By: Network for Good, the leading online social network for nonprofit organizations, and Network for Good, the Internet’s leading fundraising resource for nonprofits, announced Thursday a partnership to extend’s social networking tools to the 1.5 million organizations on Network for Good’s giving sys… Read More

Starting a Cause on Facebook 

April 23, 2008

By: Network for Good

Causes is a tool that lets you easily fundraise and recruit supporters for your nonprofit on the popular social network Facebook. For nonprofit organizations, there are two components of Causes: 1) your Official Nonprofit Profile, and 2) the different cause(s) on Facebook benefiting your nonprofit, which any Facebook u… Read More

7 Tips to Make Your Charity Badge a Success 

April 9, 2008

By: Network for Good

Charity badge campaigns have the potential to be incredible fundraising mechanisms if successful but are also susceptible to failure if they are not properly implemented.  Below are some tips to ensure that your fundraiser is a great success. Send E-mails To get started, email your badge to a number of supporters.  D… Read More

Fads, Trends and Preparing the Faith-based Organization for the Future: Interview with Jay Gary 

April 9, 2008

By: Network for Good

Recently, I caught up with Jay Gary, author, futurist and now assistant professor at Regent University in their School of Global Leadership & Entrepreneurship. For years Gary has conducted “Future Proof Your Ministry” workshops. I was curious to what he had to say. 1. What trends are you tracking now, w… Read More

Causes on Facebook: Everything You Need to Know About Using Facebook as a Nonprofit Marketing Tool 

April 1, 2008

By: Network for Good

Causes on Facebook is a tool that lets you easily fundraise and recruit supporters for your nonprofit on the popular social network Facebook. On this call Randall spoke about how Causes can supplement your fundraising and organizing efforts, how to join and navigate Facebook, and how to use Causes to build an online ne… Read More

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