October 20, 2014

How to create a free content calendar with Google Calendar

by John Haydon

Sometimes it’s the little things that count. Often I come across nonprofit professionals who keep an online calendar and want to share events, content or information with some of their colleagues. Well, it’s pretty easy to create a collaborative calendar and to make it private or public. In the 45-second video above, I’ll show you a super easy and helpful … 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

June 4, 2014

Using social media shortcuts to increase productivity

by John Haydon

IFTTT (If This, Then That) is a free utility that automates tedious online tasks. Here are 14 IFTTT recipes for marketers. 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

January 16, 2014

5 mobile apps for humanitarian aid workers

by Caroline Avakian

The Global Emergency Overview app. Target audience: NGOs, nonprofits, cause organizations, foundations, social enterprises, aid workers, journalists. Last week, I wrote a post on 10 Nonprofit Productivity Apps to Try in 2014, and it prompted a great discussion with a colleague regarding which apps could actually help humanitarians working in the field. In recent years, we’ve seen many exciting and innovative … Continue reading

January 13, 2014

5 technologies that your nonprofit should be using

by Guest

Image via Shutterstock Target audience: Nonprofits, cause organizations, foundations, NGOs, social enterprises, small businesses, educators, bloggers, Web publishers, general public. Guest post by Joseph Stark Technology is always changing, and nonprofit organizations need to keep up with the latest tools for survival. To get the word out about your cause and to create a more efficient environment for your staff … Continue reading