Monthly Archives: July 2012

2 Tools for Nonprofit Website Testing

Cool Tool Tuesday – Highlighting different Internet and social media tools to make your life easier   Google LinkChecker Does your nonprofit have problems with parts of your website? After trying everything, some things just still won’t work? Images won’t load? Error pages pop up and you can’t figure out why? With Google LinkChecker, your… Read more »

New Study Provides Benchmarks for Email Marketing Open and Click Through Rates

If you’re a nonprofit marketing manager in charge of email, you definitely want to check out the new study from Silverpop. Compared to other benchmark studies, one highlight of this study is they are not only providing the average statistics, but also providing the median and top- and bottom-performing quartile. You can not only compare… Read more »

Cool Tool Tuesday: Two Tools to Help your Nonprofit Communicate

Cool Tool Tuesday – Highlighting different Internet and social media tools to make your life easier   Spreecast Spreecast is an application that takes Skype to another level. This app allows multiple people to be in the same conversation for live chat. Writers, celebrities, and bands participate in the live chats and users have the… Read more »

Alek Wek Supporting Refugees & Returnees to South Sudan

The former Sudanese refugee and supermodel, has not returned to South Sudan since 2005. She and her family fled the country where she was a teenager. Her father died during the journey and Alek, her sister and mother sought asylum in London. In London she was approached by a modeling scout and later went on… Read more »

Cool Tool Tuesday: 2 Tools to Help Organize your Nonprofit

Cool Tool Tuesdays – Highlighting different Internet and social media tools to make your life easier!   Evernote is an application that allows you to save any information (i.e. a website, business card, notes, to-do list, etc.) and organize it into different categories. This information can be shared among the user’s different computers, phones, tablets,… Read more »