Nonprofits turn to awareness campaigns to increase their visibility and ride the wave of relevancy, often as part of designated awareness weeks and months. While there’s some good advice out there for putting together a campaign that drives people to act, the traditional marketing funnel is failing us when it comes to building relationships that…
Even if you don’t need your nonprofit’s website to sit on the Iron Throne and rule the seven kingdoms, it needs to be protected from known and unknown forces that can threaten its survival. Website management is a never-ending battle. What better place to turn for advice than Game of Thrones?
Having a strategy for anything is great. It helps us achieve more of our goals and prioritize projects that matter most. But for marketing, a strategy can be the difference between success and utter frustration. A good marketing strategy needs certain checks and balances that connect it to your overall organizational goals.
Marketing, party of one? At small nonprofits, it’s not uncommon for there to be one staff member who wrangles all of the marketing and communications. And while you get a lot done, it can feel a little isolating when you don’t have other like-minded folks to talk strategy and share the load.
Picture this: It’s been a handful of years since you’ve gone through your nonprofit’s branding process and you’re considering a logo redesign. Maybe your nonprofit logo is starting to look a little tired, or maybe you were rushed in the beginning and never intended to use your current logo for as long as you have….
Are you thinking about updating your online fundraising plan this year? Why not incorporate data from over 6,000 donors around the world into your decision-making process? Using giving trends to adjust your fundraising will help to standardize your plan and ensure you’re not missing out on gifts due to an outdated fundraising approach.
A well-built website never clocks out. Sound asleep? On vacation? In a meeting? A nonprofit website will carry on its day-to-day life whether or not you’re paying attention—which makes it easy to overlook all that the website does for your organization. To see how websites work for your cause around the clock, we’ve put together…
Starting to think about your nonprofit’s annual marketing plan for 2019 yet? If you’re not, this is a friendly reminder to get the ball rolling. Having a plan, complete with goals and detailed projects, is key to a year of successful marketing.