An Introduction to Starting a Nonprofit Blog

Your blog is your nonprofit’s voice. If advocacy is part of your organization’s mission, you are missing a key opportunity if you don’t have a blog. Think of it as your personal publishing house for your op-eds. A blog is a website (or part of your website) where you post your own frequent updates told […]

Ethics in Nonprofit photography

Ethics in Nonprofit photography is very important, particularly when working with children and vulnerable populations. The number one guideline to remember is Do No Harm. To ensure that you are working in a sensitive and respectful way, follow these basic tips: Consent Get verbal consent from a parent or guardian before you start taking pictures. […]

Anyone can build a website, but not everyone can build a GOOD website

Professional Web Design for Nonprofits While many people have the technical skills to create web pages and upload them to a server, that doesn’t mean they have the necessary communications expertise to help you create a website that represents who you are as an organization. With the proliferation of free website builders, ready-made templates, and […]

5 Reasons Why Nonprofits Should Have a Blog

A blog is a useful social media platform that allows you to communicate directly with your audience. Although blogging requires a sustained effort, it’s one that pays off in many positive ways. 1. Two-Way Communication A blog shouldn’t only be a one-way communication process but rather a conversation: you communicate with your readers and the […]

What you really need to know about SEO for Nonprofits

SEO for Nonprofits You’ve probably heard your organization’s IT nerd mutter something in a meeting about SEO strategy. You may have nodded knowingly, not wanting to give away that you had no idea and even less interest in what they were talking about. Simply put, Search Engine Optimisation is what one does to help Google […]

Five Reasons Your Nonprofit Needs To Set Up A Website Now

I can’t tell you how many times I have connected with passionate nonprofit startup leaders on LinkedIn, gone online to read more about them and their organization yet have found that they have not set up a website yet. When I ask why this task hasn’t been done the usual answer is either that they […]

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