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09.16.2014

4 Ways Small Nonprofits Can Use Mobile to Slay a Giant

Smartphones are good for brick-and-mortar businesses. This surprised everyone, including me, because as mobile grew businesses trembled at the prospect of smartphone carrying customers showrooming their stores for better selection and prices online. But just the…

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Is Your Website Turning Away Donors?

Recently, Philanthropy.com published a survey of millennials who were asked to respond to different nonprofit websites. The headline of the results, published on July 18, 2013, caught my eye. It…

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5 Cause Promotions You'll See More of in 2013

I just finished compiling my picks for the Best Cause Marketing Campaigns of 2012. I have a list on my blog by cause marketing category, and an expanded collection of…

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5 Things Nonprofits Must Do To Captivate Millennials

Editor’s Note: I am so excited to have Rachael Seda on the IG Blog! She’s one of the most fun people I know (funnest?) both online and offline. Rachael grew…

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08.29.2012 , ,

8 Ways NOT To Use QR Codes

As we’ve talked this month about how to move your offline community or marketing to the online world, QR codes have been brought up (at least by me) quite often.…

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4 Lessons My Instagram-Loving Tween Taught Me

My twelve year-old daughter is very smart. Lest I forget, she reminds me every day. Sadly, she’s not sure about my smarts anymore. She points to the fact that I…

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No Mobile, No Future

Much has been made about the necessity of developing a mobile web strategy. Mobile now comprises 10% of global web traffic. This year’s Millennial Impact Report shows how important mobile…

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3 Ways to Turn Distraction Into Support

I never just watch television. As I’m finishing this post, I’m watching The Patriot–a fitting movie for a Bostonian on Bunker Hill Day! I’m a multi-tasker that has to justify…

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LevelUp May Take Mobile Donations to a New Level

Here’s a great trivia question: After Starbucks, who is the second biggest player in mobile payments? The answer is Boston-based LevelUp, which is processing nearly $1 million dollars a month with 100,000…

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Analyzing the State of Social Media Fundraising: An Interview with Debra Askanase

Debra Askanase is one of the top thought leaders in online community building, and my #1 pick for bloggers in social fundraising. In reference to her recent blog post Has…