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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

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How to Broadcast a Facebook Live Event in 5 Easy Steps

Facebook Live is a great way for your nonprofit to directly engage with its followers. After reading this post, you’ll be able to broadcast live on your own.

February 08, 2019

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Oscar's Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Software Selection Process

Discover the five stages of the software selection process and choose the best software solution for your nonprofit organization!

February 06, 2019

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7 Tips for Growing a Nonprofit Technology Meetup

Starting a NetSquared group is as simple as finding a venue and coming up with topics. Here are some extra tips to help it get off the ground and thrive.

January 28, 2019

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What Your Nonprofit Needs to Know About Mobile Fundraising

Pledge texting and text-to-donate campaigns are great ways to drive funds for your nonprofit's cause. Discover how your organization can benefit from mobile fundraising!

January 23, 2019

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How to Crop and Resize an Image in Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop CC is the industry standard for creating and editing images. TechSoup has created a step-by-step video to show you how to crop and resize an image.

December 21, 2018

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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

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What Nonprofits Need to Know About Measuring Social Media ROI

If your efforts with social media and digital marketing do not create the desired results, how can you justify spending precious time and money on them? You need to ensure that your nonprofit is getting some ROI (return on investment) from your social media efforts. Here's how to measure that ROI.

September 12, 2018

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Facebook Fundraising Can Help You Raise Donations in More Ways than One

According to a post from Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook birthday fundraisers raised over $300 million for over 750,000 nonprofits. This is a big opportunity, but nonprofits can't rely on birthday fundraisers alone to raise donations on the site. Discover other free fundraising tools on Facebook!

September 06, 2018

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7 Steps to Fundraising from Millennials: Getting Them to Give

Millennials are motivated by the goal of making the world a better place and tend to be much more cause-driven than previous generations. Learn how to appeal to this tech-savvy, connected, and social generation in order to ensure your nonprofit fundraising success in years to come!

September 05, 2018

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5 Steps to Address Your Nonprofit's Social Media Concerns

Although fears about social media are understandable, they are also counterproductive. The benefits of using social media to interact with donors and to tell stories vastly outweigh the potential negatives. Here are five steps you can take to assuage fears as you bring your nonprofit into the fold.

August 29, 2018

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4 Ways That Nonprofits Can Get More Social Media Engagement

An increasing number of nonprofits small and large are diving into social media each year. And though many do so successfully, some do not receive the results they expected. Discover four ways in which your nonprofit can get more social media engagement!

August 15, 2018