TechSoup Blog

Event Planning

A Nonprofit's Guide to Event Planning: 4 Essential Steps

Before you book a space or hire a caterer, it’s important to plan a nonprofit event so that it will help you meet your goals. Here's a simple guide to planning.

April 11, 2019

Marketing and Communications

M+R's Surprising Analysis of 2018 Giving

Read more about the M+R's famous benchmark studies on U.S. nonprofit online fundraising and marketing trends and how it can affect you.

March 29, 2019

Social Media

The Top 10 Nonprofit Instagram Accounts: What to Learn from Them

Nonprofits enjoy high rates of user engagement on Instagram. Let's look at 10 successful nonprofit examples on Instagram and a key takeaway for each.

March 28, 2019

Web Development

5 Key Takeaways from the 2019 NTC Conference

Each year, TechSoup staff attend the NTEN-NTC nonprofit technology conference to catch up with the newest tech trends. Here's what we learned this year.

March 27, 2019


Using Zoom to Increase Impact Around the Globe

Discover how Zoom helps nonprofits around the globe to enhance collaboration and communication!

March 12, 2019

Graphic Design

4 Tips to Design Your Next Annual Report

A well-designed annual report increases engagement and enables nonprofits to continue to show impact. Use these four tips in order to better share your mission.

December 12, 2018

Marketing and Communications

6 Emails You Should Send Donors Leading Up To Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is coming in hot, and it's a very important day for all nonprofits. Make the most of the fundraising occasion by sending your donors these six emails leading up to the big day!

November 14, 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

Social Media

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

Event Planning

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

Marketing and Communications

How to Build and Sustain a Successful Monthly Giving Program

Monthly giving is the fastest growing segment of digital fundraising, offering benefits for both donors and nonprofits. Nonprofits can rely on monthly giving for consistent revenue to the organization. Plus, monthly donors are more likely to donate larger total gifts and to give over a longer time.

September 19, 2018