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  • 9 Questions For You - Wild Apricot's Blog Reader Survey

    Lori Halley 14 January 2011 0 comments
    What type of information will help small membership, association and non-profit organizations thrive in 2011? We're asking our blog readers to tell us by completing our online Reader Survey.
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  • Using a Content Strategy to Promote Your Organization

    Lori Halley 13 January 2011 5 comments
    Content Strategy is a term that is popping up more and more often in the business world. In a guest post, Ja-Naé Duane defines content strategy and shares her advice on how to promote your cause, association, non-profit or member organization using a content strategy.
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  • Version 4.1 of Wild Apricot membership software launched!

    12 January 2011 0 comments
    We're kicking off the new year with a new release of our membership software . Version 4.1 went live this morning, and as usual if you're already using Wild Apricot there's nothing for you to do -- the upgrade happens "auto-magically". We've added...
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  • Is Social Media a Waste of Time for Your Association?

    Lori Halley 10 January 2011 8 comments
    Are your members, volunteers or potential donors using social media? The answer is YES - research confirms even 20% of adults 50-64 use social networking daily. While social media campaigns can be time consuming and/or expensive, you can start small and set simple, specific and achievable short term goals.
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  • Recalibrate Your Association Membership Renewals

    Lori Halley 06 January 2011 2 comments
    With the New Year comes a new renewal cycle. Are you confident that your renewal process will demonstrate value and deliver 80-90% renewal rates? Here is some food for thought on what Association members might be looking for this year and tips on renewal timing, frequency and communication strategies.
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  • Happy New Year From the Wild Apricot Team!

    Lori Halley 04 January 2011 0 comments
    We'd like to start the New Year by saying thanks to all of our readers for following the Wild Apricot blog. In 2011, we hope to continue offering information and ideas to help membership and non-profit organizations thrive. And to be sure we're blogging...
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  • Association Jam: Top Links for December 2010

    Lori Halley 30 December 2010 1 comments
    In December, a Social Media blog took the top spot in the links tally at AssociationJam.org. Given the season, it wasn't surprising that Fundraising articles were also popular in the links voting. There were also a few interesting articles and blog posts on Leadership, Events and Volunteers. Here's a look at some of the most popular links submitted to Association Jam in December, 2010 by category:
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  • 30 Great Podcasts for Nonprofits

    29 December 2010 6 comments
    You'll find inspiring and educational podcasts (in both audio and video) on every topic from social media and nonprofit technology to cause marketing and fundraising ideas. Check out these 30 great podcasts for nonprofits to get started!
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  • 6 Web Tools to Help Small Organizations Thrive

    Lori Halley 28 December 2010 4 comments
    This is a guest post by Ja-Naé Duane, artist, creative economist, social media strategist and a faculty member at Northeastern University. Ja-Naé is also CEO of Wild Woman Entrepreneurs, Ja-Naé Ventures, Co-founder of the Massachusetts Artist Leaders Coalition, Founder of The Leaders and author of "How to Start Your Business with $100."
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  • A Very Merry Christmas from Wild Apricot!

    23 December 2010 0 comments
    With just a short time left before the big day, the Wild Apricot team wanted to share their fondest Christmas memories, favorite traditions and wishes for the year ahead. Video link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eE8aBi06AgM Oh, and we also made a...
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  • 33 Free Nonprofit Webinars for January 2011

    22 December 2010 8 comments
    A number of regular webinar hosts are still finalizing their schedules for January 2011, but nonprofit folks will find a great variety of professional development and training opportunities – free and online – already lined up for January 2011. Do...
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  • 2 More Free Non-Profit Resources

    Lori Halley 21 December 2010 0 comments
    Here are a couple of interesting resources that might be helpful for organizations working on Fundraising or member/donor communications plans for 2011: Nonprofit Tagline Database and Storytelling for Nonprofits - How to craft stories that inspire donors.
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  • Can Online Functionality Increase Member Engagement?

    Lori Halley 20 December 2010 2 comments
    As the calendar year winds down many organizations are looking for time-saving online applications to help juggle the busy event, holiday and renewal period. But remember that your members are time-strapped too. As you review your existing or new online...
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  • Wild Apricot Software News - December 2010

    Dmitriy Buterin 16 December 2010 4 comments
    I was recently talking to a friend and he was complaining to me that online reviews for his business were are not so great on average - because people who are negative and like to complain are much more likely to fill out reviews/surveys than people...
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  • A Practical Tech Strategy for Nonprofit Leaders

    15 December 2010 5 comments
    Are you wrestling with how, exactly, technology can help your nonprofit do more with less? Farra Trompeter's presentation on "Nonprofit Leaders and Technology" gives nonprofit leaders a practical step-by-step approach to planning a purposeful use of web technology and social media.
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