TechSoup Blog

Accounting

New Accounting Features in QuickBooks Premier and QuickBooks for Mac 2019

Bookkeeping at a nonprofit can be a difficult task. Luckily, QuickBooks has a Nonprofit Edition that helps address accounting needs. What's more, Intuit has added a few helpful improvements to QuickBooks Premier and QuickBooks for Mac 2019. Find out more!

November 08, 2018

Web Development

How to Optimize Your Google Ad Grant

A Google Ad Grant can dramatically improve your marketing impact at your nonprofit, but handling the $10,000 monthly budget available for Google AdWords can be a daunting challenge. Find out how to make your Google Ad Grant strategy a success!

November 07, 2018

Donor Management

9 Tips to Maximize Your Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is a unique opportunity for your organization to engage with your donors, supporters, and volunteers — and raise some money.

October 30, 2018

IT Security

Mobile Technology Helps Human Trafficking Survivors to Find Support

Learn more about the global human trafficking problem and how a nonprofit fighting it uses a mobile app, 4Bells, from Caravan Studios to help human trafficking survivors find increased support.

October 30, 2018

Web Development

How Open-Source Technology Can Help Your Nonprofit

Open-source software allows anyone to read, study, modify, and redistribute a piece of software's source code with little restriction other than that free access is maintained. Find out how open-source technology can help your nonprofit and how you can get involved in open source!

October 25, 2018

Donor Management

Set Up Successful Giving Tuesday and End-of-Year Fundraising Campaigns

Giving Tuesday and end-of-year fundraising are around the corner, and TechSoup wants to ensure that you're prepared to optimize your fundraising. Learn how to set up successful Giving Tuesday and end-of-year fundraising campaigns!

October 24, 2018

Marketing and Communications

Adapting to the New Nonprofit Email Landscape

Developing an email marketing strategy for your nonprofit can feel like a daunting task. In 2017, a study found that 269 billion emails are sent globally each day. Learn more about email marketing and how to build a sustaining email strategy for your nonprofit!

October 24, 2018

The Cloud

Enter the Cloud with Microsoft and TechSoup

If you are a nonprofit and you are using Microsoft Office Standard, it's important to know that in not-so-distant future, Microsoft will be ending its mainstream support of these offerings. Learn more about Office 365, Microsoft 365, and other cloud-based products!

October 22, 2018

The Cloud

How TechSoup Uses DocuSign to Serve Multisite Nonprofits

Securing signatures on critical documents remains a common challenge for nonprofits. Since TechSoup started using e-signatures with DocuSign, things have been running much more smoothly.

October 19, 2018

Operations

What Could Impact Investing Mean for Nonprofits … and TechSoup?

Many nonprofits struggle to raise the money we need to scale. Nonprofits can get grants to develop new programs, but it's often difficult to raise enough capital from just grants to increase capacity. Does impact investment represent an opportunity for nonprofits to overcome this gap?

October 18, 2018

The Cloud

4 Ways Box Brought Social Responsibility to Its Technology Conference

Corporate social responsibility has a big impact on nonprofits' well-being. Find out what the four ways are that Box.org advanced its commitment to social responsibility at its BoxWorks technology conference!

October 11, 2018

The Cloud

3 Tips to Streamline Your Document Management

The amount of paperwork that goes through an organization can seem endless and daunting. An online document management system is an automated way of organizing, capturing, and securing your digital files. Learn how to maximize the full potential of it.

October 09, 2018