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3 Online Traffic Measures All Nonprofits Should Track | The Chronicle of Philanthropy

3 Online Traffic Measures All Nonprofits Should Track | The Chronicle of Philanthropy | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

Nonprofits can gather expansive amounts of information about their online visitors by using free programs.


But how much of this information is really important?

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Highlights from the Nonprofit Technology Conference | Socialbrite

Highlights from the Nonprofit Technology Conference | Socialbrite | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

Tools, tips, strategy, and storytelling from the 2012 Nonprofit Technology Conference.


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Gather Stories to Show Funders Your Impact | GreatNonprofits' Blog

A story is a great way to give potential donors a personalized insight into what your nonprofit does and the change you’re making in the world. Launch your storytelling campaign today at GreatNonprofits.org.

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What Facebook Interest Lists Mean For Your NPO | Inspiring Generosity

What Facebook Interest Lists Mean For Your NPO | Inspiring Generosity | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

If your nonprofit gets added to multiple Interests Lists, you will extend your reach beyond your Facebook fanbase. Here's how you can take advantage of Interest Lists.

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Eight “Thank You” Videos Created by Nonprofits

Eight “Thank You” Videos Created by Nonprofits | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

Video can often communicate your appreciation better than the written word.


The eight videos collected here by Nonprofit Tech 2.0 will help inspire you to create your own “Thank You” video.

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5 Innovative Uses Of Timeline For Facebook Pages | Fast Company

5 Innovative Uses Of Timeline For Facebook Pages | Fast Company | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

"[I]t's hard to understate the benefits of Timeline to non-profits and NGOs. The emphasis on narrative, history, and photography makes it easy for these programs to highlight their achievements while directly engaging with fans and patrons in ways pamphlets and mailers never could."

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Walking the Cause Marketing Walk with Bumble Bee | The Network for Good

How can you not only appeal to the emotions of your audience by highlighting the important work of nonprofit partners, but also inspire and empower your audience to make a positive change in their own lives?

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Red Cross Launches Social Media Disaster Response Center

Red Cross Launches Social Media Disaster Response Center | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

The Red Cross and Dell have jointly launched a Digital Operations Center, the first social media-monitoring platform dedicated to humanitarian relief.

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10 Strategies for Non-Profits on Pinterest | Mashable

10 Strategies for Non-Profits on Pinterest | Mashable | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

Non-profits are leveraging Pinterest for social good, but how did they get there? What are the strategies behind it?

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Ads Worth Spreading: TED Announces Winners of 2012 Marketing Challenge | Mashable

TED, the non-profit devoted to "Ideas Worth Spreading," announced the winners of its 2011-2012 "Ads Worth Spreading" challenge on Tuesday.

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11 Donate Now Best Practices for Nonprofits | Nonprofit Tech 2.0

11 Donate Now Best Practices for Nonprofits | Nonprofit Tech 2.0 | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

The following is an excerpt from Chapter 1 of  "Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits."

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World's First Live-Tweeted Open-Heart Surgery is a Success | Mashable

World's First Live-Tweeted Open-Heart Surgery is a Success |  Mashable | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

A Houston hospital made history on Tuesday by live-tweeting an open-heart surgery for the first time ever, and creating a Storify with pictures.

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45 Hashtags for Social Change | Socialbrite

45 Hashtags for Social Change | Socialbrite | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

Print this cheat sheet to keep tab on the top Twitter tags.


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11 Nonprofit Websites That Look Great on iPads | Nonprofit Tech 2.0

11 Nonprofit Websites That Look Great on iPads |  Nonprofit Tech 2.0 | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

Soaring tablet use and an online commons increasingly battling information overload has fundamentally changed web design as we know it.

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Why Your Non-Profit Needs to Stop Ignoring LinkedIn

Why Your Non-Profit Needs to Stop Ignoring LinkedIn | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

LinkedIn is one of the largest social networks with a huge potential audience. So why isn't your non-profit active there?


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HOW TO: Post Milestones to Your Nonprofit’s Facebook Page | Nonprofit Tech 2.0

HOW TO: Post Milestones to Your Nonprofit’s Facebook Page | Nonprofit Tech 2.0 | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

Tthe new Facebook Timeline design rolls out on March 30. One new function is the ability to post Milestones to your Timeline.

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Vote now for the best nonprofit videos of the year | YouTube

Vote now for the best nonprofit videos of the year | YouTube | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

Watch and choose the year's best nonprofit videos by voting in The DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards. Voting closes March 28, 2012.

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Five Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Needs a Mobile Website | Nonprofit Tech 2.0

Five Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Needs a Mobile Website | Nonprofit Tech 2.0 | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

With smartphones now outselling PCs and tablet sales surpassing even the most conservative of estimates, the majority of your nonprofit’s supporters will likely be browsing your website on mobile devices by 2013.

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YouTube Opens Up Live Streaming to Non-Profits First | Mashable

YouTube Opens Up Live Streaming to Non-Profits First | Mashable | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

YouTube has given all members of its non-profit program the ability to live-stream from their channels.

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Can “Viral” Videos Really Create Social Change? | FrogLoop

Can “Viral” Videos Really Create Social Change? | FrogLoop | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

The 30-minute “Kony 2012” video produced by the nonprofit Invisible Children, which generated over 70M views on YouTube over the past week, has caused a firestorm in the nonprofit community.

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11 Ways Facebook Page Timelines Change Your Content Strategy

11 Ways Facebook Page Timelines Change Your Content Strategy | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

The new Facebook page timeline layout changes the way your organization needs to think about content. Be prepared before March 30.

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Social Media: Before You Get Started, Get Organized | Nonprofit Tech 2.0

Social Media: Before You Get Started, Get Organized  |  Nonprofit Tech 2.0 | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it


Following is an excerpt from Chapter 2 of the book "Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits."


Whether you’ve been using social media for years or you have yet to get started, the strategies in this chapter can save you time and frustration.




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8 Types of Online Videos to Help Increase Supporter Engagement and Nonprofit Fundraising

8 Types of Online Videos to Help Increase Supporter Engagement and Nonprofit Fundraising | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

Technical advancements have streamlined the process  of producing video, making it more accessible for nonprofits.

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Social Media for Social Good: 3 Secrets to Raising Big Bucks Online | Social Media Today

Social Media for Social Good: 3 Secrets to Raising Big Bucks Online | Social Media Today | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

According to a study by Blackbaud, NTEN and Common Knowledge, more than 92% of nonprofit organizations have a presence on at least one social networking site, but most raise very little money through their social activity.

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Visual Storytelling for Nonprofits | NTEN

Visual Storytelling for Nonprofits | NTEN | The Good Scoop | Scoop.it

Visual material that communicates the core message of your organization and encourages your audience to engage emotionally can have a monumental impact.

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