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Cool Tool Tuesday: Year-End Fundraising Guide

The end of the calendar year is quickly approaching and you need to know exactly how to take advantage of the year-end giving frenzy. With Salsa Lab’s Essential Guide to End-of-Year Fundraising for Nonprofits of All Sizes, you can learn the who, what, when, where, why and how of fundraising during the most critical months… Read more »

Cool Tool Tuesday: Social Media Sizing Cheat Sheet

Does your organization spend way too much time searching for the right image sizes for Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and Pinterest? With this Social Media Sizing Cheat Sheet from LunaMetrics, your organization will have all of the correct sizes for images at its fingertips. This Social Media Sizing Cheat Sheet will save your organization plenty of… Read more »

I’ve got a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore

While nonprofits have direct mail content down pat, the evolution to the online realm is a challenge. Providing fresh content online can seem as daunting as a trip through Oz. However, the dreams that you dare to dream really do come true! A Content calendar (or editorial calendar) for your nonprofit’s online presence can provide… Read more »

The Engage Group Joins Cvent Supplier Netork

The Engage Group is pleased to announce that we are an official member of the Cvent Supplier Network.  This means that we are fully versed in all that Cvent offers nonprofits and associations to manage their events, conferences and meetings. The Cvent platform is a robust event management tool that helps organizations increase attendance and… Read more »

Mobile Users Expected to Surpass Desktop Users

Stay current on mobile opportunities and how you can prepare to reach mobile users. Read AMA’s white paper on mobile marketing strategy. The whitepaper covers: Top 10 app’s for 2012 How to measure mobile stats Using the web as a guide How to encourage usage and more… Download Mobile Marketing Strategies  

Congratulations Sean!

We’d like to say congratulations to our very own Sean Powell on being named an Emerging Leader by the DMAW. This award “recognizes the area’s most talented young direct/interactive marketing professionals who show uncommon promise in strategy, creativity and innovative thinking in the future of direct marketing. Winning candidates will be members of DMAW and… Read more »

How Powerful is “Friendraising”?

There are many names for it: Social Fundraising, Event Fundraising and even “Friendraising”. All meaning the same thing – Peer-to-Peer Fundraising. In five years the revenue from these practices has reached close to a Billion dollars! We don’t see it slowing down, do you? Check out the cool infographic from Blackbaud explaining this amazing phenomenon…. Read more »

All Set for the Bridge Conference Tomorrow

We’re looking forward to seeing all our nonprofit friends, old and new, at the 2011 Bridge Conference tomorrow!  Don’t forget we’re giving away a $50 Amazon gift card for the person who comes up with the winning name for our feather-topped friend.  So come by the Online Track room and enter your suggestion.  And don’t… Read more »

Facebook lends a hand to Non-profits

Did you know Facebook has added a section on their site to help Non-profits? The goal of the Resource Section is to help Non-profit Organizations use the power of Facebook to cover all aspects of their cause. Organizations will be able to feature and plan events, increase fundraising, lower costs but most importantly, raise awareness…. Read more »