December 8, 2014

Initial reports for #GivingTuesday indicate astounding success!

by Guest

Black Friday sales were down 11% while #GivingTuesday had a banner year! By Ritu Sharma The final numbers are rolling in, and by all accounts the three-year-old day dedicated to giving known as #GivingTuesday, is proving once again that Black Friday and Cyber Monday aren’t the only spending days top of mind in our communities. That the long weekend of … Continue reading

July 1, 2014

7 Facebook hacks to make your website more shareable

by John Haydon

Tips to make Facebook work harder for your website Target audience: Nonprofits, cause organizations, foundations, NGOs, social enterprises, businesses, educators, journalists, general public. How you reach people is not limited to your Facebook Page. You reach people with your e-mails, your YouTube videos, mentions in the local newspaper. And you reach people with your website content. In the same way that … Continue reading

March 3, 2014

How to entice your board into the social media waters

by Caroline Avakian

Find inducements & show them the payoff This is the second part of a two-part series on making the case for your social media plan and initiatives. Also see: • Getting your board on board with social media Target audience: Nonprofits, cause organizations, foundations, NGOs, social enterprises, social media managers. Getting your board engaged and on board with social media can … Continue reading

December 9, 2013

Facebook’s news feed update: 3 things you need to know

by John Haydon

Facebook’s news feed algorithm will soon put a damper on external links to memes and instead suggest related articles and resurface updates or high-quality content with new comments. Continue reading

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November 12, 2013

10 ways to learn about your fans by using Facebook Graph Search

by John Haydon

One of the most critical components of an effective content strategy is to understand your audience. In this video we lay out 10 ways to use Graph Search to understand your organization’s Facebook community.
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November 4, 2013

How to use Facebook interest lists for content marketing

by John Haydon

A little known but powerful way to curate content is with Facebook interests lists. Interest lists are lists of pages that Facebook users can create and access from their sidebar. Continue reading