October 7, 2013

6 best practices in making data visualizations

by Guest

Making data visualizations – A survival guide from vis4 Avoid 3D charts, extend bar charts to zero & other key tips Target audience: Data designers, metrics and analytics experts, nonprofits, cause organizations, foundations, NGOs, social enterprises, businesses, educators, journalists, general public. Guest post by Beth Kanter Beth’s Blog Earlier this year at the Packard Foundation, I facilitated a peer learning … Continue reading

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May 15, 2013

Infographics: Not your grandmother’s pie chart

by Guest

Find out why info graphics and data visualizations are helping organizations tell their stories and showcase their statistics by using colorful graphics and compelling story lines. Continue reading

April 16, 2013

Nonprofits, online giving & secrets from the Obama campaign

by JD Lasica

Highlights of 2013 eNonprofit Benchmarks Study (infographic) This is the second of two articles on NTC 2013. Also see: • Highlights of 2013 Nonprofit Technology Conference Target audience: Nonprofits, cause organizations, foundations, NGOs, social enterprises, educators, journalists, general public. Every year, Socialbrite takes a look at the annual study of online nonprofit trends put out by the communications firm M+R … Continue reading

November 29, 2012

Social Impact 100: Who’s really effecting change?

by Guest

With hopes of creating a more informed donor, the Social Impact Exchange is launching the Social Impact 100 (S&I 100). The first of its kind, this index showcases U.S. nonprofits working in the issue areas of education, youth, poverty and health, that have evidence of results. Continue reading

November 19, 2012

6 ways to improve your Facebook fan engagement

by John Haydon

Facebook is the biggest social network and high customer engagement is becoming increasingly essential to a small business’ success. Find out which tactics work best for increasing engagement across your network. Continue reading

November 1, 2012

3 analytics tools to gauge your social audience

by Guest

Turn data into knowledge through powerful, insightful measurement and analytics tools. Here are three simple tips and resources that nonprofits can put to work to continue listening, monitoring and implementing. Continue reading