New ways for donors to support their causes sprout like bunnies in spring. But three new giving sites mirror major trends in charitable giving, spurred by a new generation of donors.
Churches and other religious organizations are in a generational battle. Can social media help bring in or keep younger people? Here are tips about Facebook for religious leaders.
If you are ignoring the similarities between a nonprofit and a for-profit business, you may be missing out. Here are the ways your nonprofit is like a business and why it matters.
Marc Koenig is a frequent guest writer at About.com, with article focusing on nonprofit marketing.
Nonprofits are becoming more entrepreneurial. An expert in combining profit and mission tells how it can be done.
Social entrepreneurs and traditional nonprofits are starting to look more and more alike. Turns out it's more about attitude than any particular structure.
Does your website make it easy for donors to give? Surprisingly, many nonprofits don't even know what information donors want to see or how make it easy for them to find it.
Older donors are the most lucrative group for nonprofits. Many seniors are flocking to the Internet, but they still find websites that are hard to use. Here's what you can do about it.
The Nonprofit Blog Carnival features the best that consultants and nonprofits have to offer in the way of advice about fundraising, marketing, multichannel communications, grant writing and more.
Here are the archives of the Nonprofit Blog Carnival for the recent past.
Setting up a Facebook Page for your nonprofit is just the beginning. Now you have to drive engagement with creative strategies. Here are five ways to make your FB Page a standout.
Are you a nonprofit that thinks Facebook just isn't worth the effort? You might want to think again after reading these seven reasons why it might be good for you and your supporters.
Julie Welles is a marketer who works with faith-based organizations, nonprofits, and businesses to establish themselves on the web and in social media networks. She is a guest author at About.com.
Not every email subject line is going to win an award, but more of yours can win the click with a little effort and attention.
Writing a grant proposal is different from other writing you might do for your nonprofit. With grants, slow, steady, and organized work better than flights of fancy.
Every dollar counts when charities fund raise. That's why matching gifts, available to many employees, should not be overlooked. Nonprofits can help remind donors about matching opportunities.
Matching employee charitable giving is fundamental to modern corporate philanthropy. But how do these programs work, and how can your charity benefit?
Bio of Adam Weinger, guest author for About.com.
Grants management has grown up. From Excel spreadsheet to sophisticated cloud-based software, coordinating your nonprofit's grants program has gotten easier.
If you think that grant writers just sit in their cubicles and write all the time, think again. Today, grant writers and their organizations must be active on social media too.
Heather Stombaugh is a guest writer for about.com
Social media has drastically changed media relations. Nonprofits that want to get their stories out need to know how to connect with reporters and bloggers in new ways.
Millions of people run, walk, and ride for charity every year. They are all interested in giving back, raising awareness of a cause, and staying in shape along the way.
If it seems as though video sharing is taking over the world, you're probably right. But nonprofits can benefit from the trend too. Here's how to make the most of YouTube for your cause.
Marissa Garza specializes in social media for nonprofits, writing for Donor Dreams and About.com.