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  • Swipe your Social Media Response Plan from the US Air Force

    Lori Halley 11 May 2010 2 comments
    Should a nonprofit organization look to the military for social media advice? Perhaps so, if it’s the US Air Force we’re talking about! In fact, their Web Posting Response Assessment flow chart can serve as a strong models to guide your staff in best practices of online conversation.
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  • A Year’s Worth of Blog Topics Ideas

    Lori Halley 22 April 2010 9 comments
    Blogging is one of the most powerful communications tools a nonprofit can have in its online arsenal, if you’ve got the resources to put behind it. But yes, maintaining a blog can take a lot of time and mental energy – especially if you frequently run short of blog post ideas. Here’s a way to tackle that writer’s block – not just today, but for months to come.
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  • Wild Apricot News: Web Hosting for Membership Websites

    Lori Halley 13 April 2010 0 comments
    A question we often get about our membership software is "do we need to find separate hosting?" The short answer is "NO!" Web hosting for membership websites running on Wild Apricot is included as part of your monthly subscription plan. This is one...
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  • How to Bring Facebook Fans to Your Nonprofit Blog: Part 3

    Lori Halley 11 February 2010 2 comments
    Your fans not only create the community around your nonprofit's Facebook Page, they define how they want to experience it and create much of the content. Here are some ways to bring some of that interactivity to your nonprofit's blog or website.
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  • Case Study: Association Website Software Helps National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) Chapters

    Lori Halley 11 February 2010 0 comments
    The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) represents 7,500 contractors in 61 local chapter organizations throughout the United States. NARI members are small business owners -- carpenters, plumbers and other remodeling professionals,...
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  • Building Chapter Websites: the National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI)

    Lori Halley 11 February 2010 0 comments
    Business Challenge The National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) is the voice of the remodeling industry, representing 7,500 contractors who are members of 61 local chapters throughout the United States. NARI members are small business...
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  • How to Bring Facebook Fans to Your Nonprofit Blog - Part 2

    Lori Halley 29 January 2010 9 comments
    "How can our nonprofit move the active conversation from our Facebook fan Page to our organization’s own blog‌?" The nonprofit that asked this question might be a small one, but their challenge certainly isn’t! Here's one way to tackle it.
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  • Facebook Page Not Found in Facebook Search?

    Lori Halley 12 November 2009 9 comments
    One of Wild Apricot's blog readers created a Facebook Page for his nonprofit organization, but the new Page doesn’t show up in the results for Facebook’s own Search tool. "Why is this?" he asks.
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  • Case Study: CivPol (Civic Police) Alumni Association

    Lori Halley 05 November 2009 0 comments
    Association for Civilian Police Saves Thousands, Boosts Fundraising Through Wild Apricot Member Management Software Business Challenge: The CivPol Alumni Association's 1,400 members are American police professionals under contract with the U.S. State...
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  • Can't Register a Facebook Page Username?

    Lori Halley 05 October 2009 4 comments
    One of Wild Apricot's readers got in touch recently about a problem with getting a custom username for her organization’s Facebook Page. Just in case other nonprofits have run into a similar situation, Jenifer has kindly given permission to share her...
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  • How to Get Started with LinkedIn

    Lori Halley 10 September 2009 1 comments
    Whether you’re looking for a first job or making a career change, or simply looking to meet other professionals in the non-profit sector, LinkedIn is the social network of choice. Can online networking help your career? Already, 45% of all US employers use social networks to find qualified employees, and 72% plan to step up their online recruiting.
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  • The Good, the Bad, and Missed Opportunities: a Fundraising Case Study

    Lori Halley 25 August 2009 1 comments
    We know that it's key for non-profits to connect online activities with real-world actions , but the reverse is also true, as a door-to-door fundraising campaign reminded me last week. People need to be able to take action for your cause in a way that...
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  • Google Alerts Simplified — A Complete Tutorial

    Lori Halley 07 July 2009 4 comments
    If your organization is active in social media, you already know the importance of closely monitoring what’s being said online about your organization and your cause. Set up a few key Google Alerts, and your listening task becomes a whole lot easier.
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  • Amazon Offers Free Online Payment Processing to US Non-Profits

    Lori Halley 19 June 2009 5 comments
    We’ve talked before about some of the most popular online payment processors suited to smaller non-profits who want to accept donations or sell fundraising products on their websites. Now there’s another payment option you might want to look at: Amazon Payments.
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  • When Rewarding Your Donors Can Backfire

    Lori Halley 09 April 2009 1 comments
    Technology can make it much more convenient for people to follow through on pledges and donations, but what motivates donors to reach for their wallets or credit cards in the first place? What’s in it for your donors? Rewards for donation may be tangible...
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