Using Foursquare to Advance Your Nonprofit’s Mission

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Did you know that 4% of online Americans use location-based services such as Foursquare? Using internet-connected mobile devices’ geolocation capabilities, this social network let users notify others of their locations by “checking in” to that location. Learn how your nonprofit can use Foursquare to increase brand visibility, raise funds and engage with supporters.

The Dragonfly Effect: 4 Principles of Engagement

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From Charity: Water and Alex’s Lemonade to Kiva and Tom’s Shoes, The Dragonfly Effect tells the stories of how nonprofit organizations are using social technologies to engage and inspire people to participate in movements for change. Learn the four main components of a successful engagement strategy.

100 Social Media Tactics for Nonprofits

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Melanie Mathos and Chad Norman give us “50 (More) Social Media Tactics for Nonprofits.” Learn how to better engage your supporters, communicate your mission and inspire action using the social web. I will show you how to implement ten of my favorite tactics in a series of blogs.Turbo-charge your social media strategy today!

Blackbaud Conference 2010: 5 Must-See Presentations

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Watch 5 great presentations from this year’s Blackbaud Conference for Nonprofits. From Beth Kanter & Alison Fine, authors of The Networked Nonprofit, to Holly Ross, Executive Director of NTEN, and Chris Brogan, co-author of Trust Agents. Get tips, strategies and how-to’s from industry leaders and experts.

Beyond the Code: 25 Best Nonprofit Websites

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From Parkinson research to fighting poverty, a small group of nonprofits are using their virtual real estate effectively. Besides having a sleek design, these nonprofits are implementing key features that wow users and keep them coming back. Check out the elements all great nonprofit websites have in common and find out who is doing things right!

5 Must-Have Google Tools to Rock Your Website

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Google is more than just a search engine. It offers a diverse range of services from productivity applications to instant messaging. You can make use of these 5 powerful Google tools to optimize your website, attract more supporters and increase online donations. Google Apps and tools are top of the line and free — Rock your website today!