Fresh Spin On Crowdfunding

A Fresh New Spin On Crowdfunding

Billions of dollars are raised each year using crowdfunding platforms, and a plethora of crowdfunding sites have sprung up over

Social Media Workshop – A Podcast

Recorded February 19th, 2015 Tech4Good Cleveland recently held a social media workshop featuring presentations by Gina Stem of the Cleveland

Are You Making The Most Of Your Annual Appeal?

  Fundraising professionals generally recognize James Greenfield’s finding that average fundraising cost per dollar raised is $0.20  (Fund-Raising: Evaluating and

Fundraising With Mobile Apps

  More and more nonprofit organizations are developing mobile apps to engage constituents digitally.   Museums are sharing their collections

Donation Pages That Pack A Punch!

I went looking for great donation pages designed with an audience in mind and featuring well-packaged asks.  Here are a

POODLE Muzzled

SSL v3.0 Vulnerability and Big River’s Response Quick summary:  Big River is not vulnerable to a recently discovered security vulnerability,

Become A Nonprofit Twitter Master

Twin Design / Shutterstock.com   About 500 million tweets are sent every day.  If you want to boggle your mind,

Tech4Good Cleveland

Inaugural Meeting Sept. 17th   Join us to kick of the start of Tech4Good Cleveland!  This informal group of nonprofit

Make the Most of Your Next Event

  Fundraising events are a great way to generate donations and strengthen your relationship with constituents.  So much work goes

Send Emails That Work

By GEOF PELAIA Geof Pelaia is  founder of Pelaia Media Group, a digital marketing agency in Rocky River, Ohio providing content

Trust Is More Valuable Than Money

Brian Sooy is a designer, volunteer, donor, and nonprofit board member. He is the principal of Aespire, the design and

Bridge Conference(July 9-11)

Mark your calendars for 9th Annual Bridge to Integrated Marketing and Fundraising Conference, July 9-11, 2014, Gaylord National Hotel, Washington, DC.  

6 Methods To Influence Donors

In his fascinating book, Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion, Robert B. Cialdini, Ph.D. explores 6 fundamental psychological principles that direct

Feature Release:April 2014

New features offer more ways to initiate multi-channel communications with constituents.   Major Gift Notifications:   Receive notifications when major

Heroes & Villains

Today, we recognize World Storytelling Day.  In the spirit of the day, let’s take a look at a cause that

How To Tell A Great Story

A good story can simultaneously inform & inspire. It can be triumphant or sad or joyful or revolting. As nonprofit

Moving Offline Appeals Online

  Website.  Facebook.  LinkedIn.  Twitter.  Pinterest.  Instagram.  The buzz urging nonprofit organizations to implement a good strategy online is deafening. 

Practice Fundraising Yoga

A beginning yoga practitioner knows a pose is all wrong when she wobbles and falls over. She returns to center,

FREE CFRE Credits – 02/26/14

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