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17NTC Social Media Tips

March 20, 2017
Some lessons learned and helpful tips for using social media to make the most of your 2017 Nonprofit Technology Conference experience.
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Will Nonprofit Advocacy Be Transformed by the Resistance?

March 17, 2017
For the nonprofit community to continue being seen as relevant to new generations of activists, we must measure our reputations for effectiveness alongside our list sizes.

17NTC & Nonprofit Technology Professional Certificate Crossover Opportunity

March 10, 2017
Are you attending 17NTC and already working towards your Nonprofit Technology Professional Certificate? We are making two of our weeklong courses available as a crossover event with 17NTC. Rather than the usual 90-minute live, online session, participants will be able to attend a 90-minute session at the conference.

Three Steps to Include No-Tech and Low-Tech Folks in Your Work

March 9, 2017
Technology can be a great tool for nonprofit practitioners, but it can also create a barrier to reaching the communities we care most about. Programs must be accessible to low-tech and no-tech populations, groups that are still widespread both in rural and urban areas. Here are 3 steps your team can take to include no-tech and low-tech communities in your programs.

You’ll Only Score a Digital Marketing Success If You Know Where the Goalposts Are

March 8, 2017
At its core, digital strategy is about goals: asking the right questions to choose the right goals and making a plan to achieve them. Here are some tips to keep your tactics, strategies, and goals aligned.

17NTC is sold out!

March 6, 2017
The 2017 Nonprofit Technology Conference is sold out, but we have a wait list! And you can buy passes to the Exhibit Hall on Friday, March 24.

17NTC: There’s an app for that

March 6, 2017
The 17NTC app is here! Start planning your conference experience and connect with other attendees. Read on for some tips and frequently asked questions to help you get the most out of the app.
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How to Create Wicked Simple Volunteer Email Campaigns That Inspire Supporters

March 2, 2017
For nonprofits and membership-based organizations, volunteer management can feel overwhelming. There are often too many people and not enough time to maintain a personal touch with every person. Automated “drip campaigns” can be a simple way to stay in touch, nurture relationships, and even weave together requests for time and cash contributions.

5 Tips for Community Building through Digital Inclusion

February 22, 2017
In digital inclusion work, we often stress the importance of digital inclusion to things such as education, financial stability and economic mobility, and career advancement. As a Digital Inclusion Fellow, I’ve seen firsthand another perk to digital inclusion: community building.