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Great #GivingTuesday Examples 2018
By Carrie Butler on November 27, 2018
Now in its eighth year, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season each November by encouraging global giving via social media. It’s a collaborative effort between nonprofits and civic organizations, small businesses and large corporations—not...Read more.
By Andrew Goldsworthy on October 25, 2018
We have good news for you! Email marketing is still one of the most effective ways for your nonprofit to raise funds, increase membership and build a stronger support base. Unfortunately, there’s bad news too. This year, your email list will degrade...Read more.
Using Data to Build a Nonprofit Donor Persona
By Andrew Goldsworthy on October 12, 2018
Understanding your target audience is critical to building effective fundraising and marketing campaigns. But, it’s hard to know where to begin with the research process when building nonprofit personas. Stakeholder interviews and donor surveys can...Read more.
Data Driven Marketing
By Andrew Goldsworthy on September 27, 2018
“I’m a real data person.” I hear this all the time from our nonprofit clients. And, honestly, we love data too! The real question: "How is your team making marketing and fundraising decisions based data you collect?" Furthermore, are those data-...Read more.
Wordpress Gutenberg
By Andrew Goldsworthy on August 10, 2018
If your website uses Wordpress, you may be aware of the big update that is coming to 5.0. There are mixed emotions in the Wordpress community about the new editing interface, called Gutenberg. Regardless of which side you sit on, you better get...Read more.
Nonprofit Logic Model
By Andrew Goldsworthy on August 8, 2018
If you’re frustrated with trying to increase your donor base, strategic partnerships and membership, we have a proven tool that we use with our clients that can help. It’s called a nonprofit logic model. Building a nonprofit logic model will help...Read more.
Donor Surveys
By Andrew Goldsworthy on July 31, 2018
Building donor personas can be challenging if you don’t clearly understand your audience motivations. We hear from our clients all the time: “I don’t know all of our donors in a one-on-one capacity, so how can I figure out their motivations?” This...Read more.
Implementation Paralysis: Turning Marketing Strategy into Marketing Campaigns
By Aiasha Khalid on July 25, 2018
If you've done any strategic communications work, the implementation phase that follows can be challenging. You’ve spent weeks, sometimes months, creating a comprehensive communications plan only to freeze during the campaign execution. So often, we...Read more.
Rootid's BrandUP Awardee Root & Rebound
By Valerie Neumark on April 12, 2018
Nominations and applications are now open for the 2018 brandUP , a free 2-day intensive marketing and communication workshop co-presented with Full Circle Fund . Last year's Awardee Root & Rebound has now had some time to reflect on the...Read more.
Google Ad Grants Updates
By Andrew Goldsworthy on February 9, 2018
As of January 1st, 2018, Google Grant Ad accounts that do not meet updated requirements could end up being suspended or cancelled! Assuming they are strictly enforcing the new AdWords Grant policies , you have until the end of February to get things...Read more.

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