Editors note - some of the content below has been adapted and modified from Idealware’s article: “A Few Good Donor Management Systems” written by Eric Leland, November, 2008.
Choosing the Right Donor Management System
Text-to-donate: charitable giving in 8 characters
By: Katherine Winchester, Administrator, Mobile Giving Foundation Canada
Have you ever seen something like this?
“Text REDCROSS to 30333 to donate $5 to the Canadian Red Cross”
And wondered if this was something you could do at your charity?
Supporting the Mobile Worker
Many people now use smartphones and tablets in their personal life, but what about work life? The corporate sector has been moving in this direction for many years, but it's less common in the nonprofit sector.
3 Lessons Learned from Freeing 3 American Hikers: From Integrity to Engagement to Relationship-based Fundraising
Understanding the Value of Your Social Media Influencers
By: Nicole McGougan
Blackbaud produced a new whitepaper in partnership with SmallAct and the National Wildlife Federation identifying social media supporters and categorizing them into four segments:
Social media measurement: where to get started?
By: Kristen Scott, TechSoup Canada Volunteer
So you have a Facebook page, a Twitter profile, a blog, an Instagram stream, and a Pinterest pinboard - but have you ever wondered if all of your fans, followers and re-pinners are actually connecting to your cause? Measuring success in social media is a hotly debated topic within the non-profit technology world and big questions persist:
Friday Feed on July 20, 2012: Infographics, volunteer management, memes and more
So I've been slipping a bit when it comes to the Friday Feed, but reading this post from Tools for Change encouraged me to try to post a bit more regularly (since it's been 3 months since the last one, that shouldn't be too hard!). Anyway get excited - I have some great stuff in store for you this week.