January 13, 2012

Should nonprofits use video for their annual reports?

by Debra Askanase

Target audience: Nonprofits, foundations, social enterprises, cause organizations, NGOs, businesses. There are three things I know about the nonprofit annual report: It takes a ton of time to put together beautifully, few people actually read it, but funders require it. The annual report is one of those pieces of communication and collateral that executive directors and development directors dread putting … Continue reading

January 11, 2012

How to get started with live streaming technology

by Guest

Image by krishnacreations for Big Stock Advice on the approaches to live streaming for your nonprofit and the most popular tools to use Target audience: Nonprofits, NGOs, businesses, brands, cause organizations, event planners, technology managers, individuals. Guest post by Christina Johns Director of New Media, International Fellowship of Christians and Jews Live streaming is an area of new media getting … Continue reading

January 11, 2012

What communication channels are you using?

by John Haydon

Website, email newsletter and Facebook Page head the list for US nonprofits It seems that many nonprofits have their priorities in order for 2012. According to the 2012 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report from Kivi Leroux Miller, they are putting their website as a top priority, followed by email marketing, then Facebook. This makes sense when you remember that: Your website … Continue reading

Category: Best practices, Resources, Social media
January 10, 2012

Cause marketing campaigns making an impact

by Guest

These nonprofits are teaming up with corporations to make a difference Target audience: Nonprofits, NGOs, cause organizations, social enterprises, businesses, brands, CSR professionals, marketing managers. Guest post by Daryn Sung-Lee, for Vivanista At Vivanista we believe that we all have a bit of philanthropist inside us. Beneath the protective masks we put on lays the innate desire to do good. … Continue reading

January 2, 2012

Calendar of 2012 nonprofit & social change conferences

by JD Lasica

Barbara Guillaume, a human rights activist born and raised in Haiti, at Sustainatopia 2011 (photo by JD Lasica). SuperGuide to events for nonprofits & social good organizations Note: See our calendar of 2012 nonprofit and social change conferences. Following is a roundup of conferences and events scheduled in the nonprofit and social change sector in 2012 with a few related … Continue reading

December 27, 2011

45 hashtags for social change

by kimbale

Image by jeffisageek on Flickr Print out this cheat sheet to keep tab on the top tags During the holiday break, Socialbrite is updating and republishing one of our most popular posts from last year. By Kim Bale Socialbrite staff Sending a tweet into the Twitterverse without a proper tag is like stocking a library with no regard to author … Continue reading