April 28, 2015

How social media platforms are responding to the Nepal earthquake, and how you can help

by Caroline Avakian

  By Caroline Avakian / Photo above courtesy of Facebook It was just a few hours after I found out about the devastating Nepal earthquake that I noticed an alert on my Facebook feed that I hadn’t seen before. My colleague who works in Nepal had been marked “Safe” in Facebook’s new “Safety Check” feature, that instantly let me know how … Continue reading

September 8, 2014

3 ways to sharpen your PR measurement skills

by Shonali Burke

Focus on what you should be measuring so you can streamline your PR measurement tracking Target audience: Nonprofits, cause organizations, foundations, NGOs, social enterprises When it comes to the latest in PR measurement, the mere thought of it may make you feel like it’s impossible to “keep up.” Before you overwhelm yourself, take a deep breath and focus on growing your … Continue reading

May 27, 2014

Using POST to create a social media strategy

by John Haydon

The POST method is an easy-to-remember framework for creating your strategy. Target audience: Nonprofits, cause organizations, foundations, NGOs, social enterprises, marketers, managers, general public. There seem to be countless tools available for social media marketers. Tools for managing social media, measuring it, and even for creating content that looks amazing! Yes, technology can seem like a godsend. But if you … Continue reading

March 10, 2014

SourceRise: Connecting nonprofits/NGOs to journalists

by JD Lasica

SourceRise connects journalists and bloggers to sources at international NGOs and nonprofits in an effort to diversify the voices represented in the news and to increase the number of well researched, compelling development and foreign news stories in traditional media. Continue reading

April 25, 2013

10 tips for crafting engaging tweets

by Guest

Increase your awareness and your impact with engaging tweets. Find out how to best craft tweets that encourage supporters to interact. 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