News from the NTEN Connect Blog

Nonprofits and Big Data: An inside look at how the Ad Council is leveraging data for social change

Submitted on Mon, 1/6/2014 - 12:00pm
“Big data” has been a big buzzword for a while now. But how can nonprofits actually leverage their data (big or not so big)? The Ad Council plans to share our approach at this year’s Nonprofit Technology Conference.

Attention all #14NTC Speakers!!!

Submitted by Lindsay on Mon, 01/06/2014 - 10:25am

Are you a #14NTC speaker? Don't miss out on these crucial deadlines!

Free Tools to Test Your Nonprofit's Website for Accessibility

Submitted on Fri, 12/27/2013 - 9:15am
People generally associate the topic of web accessibility with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), but I like to think of web accessibility as the practice of making websites with content, features and functionality that people of all abilities can access and use.

Top 10 Community Discussions of 2013

Submitted by Megan on Thu, 12/26/2013 - 1:00pm

We've had a lot of great discussions in the myNTEN community over the past year. Here's ten of the best!

Update: 2013 NTEN Challenge is Halfway There!

Submitted by Amy on Thu, 12/26/2013 - 12:13pm

6 Ways to Tell Your Story With Interactive Maps

Submitted on Thu, 12/26/2013 - 8:00am
If you're into interactive maps, it's a good time to be alive! Seems we've entered a golden era of interactive mapping, with no shortage of exciting ways to display geographically-specific data. In the last few years, we've seen exponential growth in interactive mapping software that presents data from all sorts of angles.

Things We Like (December 2013)

Submitted by Michael on Mon, 12/23/2013 - 1:05pm

7 Ways for Nonprofits to Make the Most of Google Hangout

Submitted on Mon, 12/23/2013 - 8:00am
Take advantage of real-time collaboration with your team, constituents, and your community.

NTEN Staff Celebrate 2013: Here's to You!

Submitted by Amy on Fri, 12/20/2013 - 8:04pm

NTEN staff in Portland celebrated the holidays the best way we knew how: by going to a museum of strange things.

Mobile Matters: The Impact of Mobile Technology on Peer-to-Peer Fundraising

Submitted on Fri, 12/20/2013 - 8:00am
As we increasingly adopt mobile devices in our professional and personal lives, we are also turning to mobile technology to help us support charitable causes. We examined the fundraising success of 83,566 participants in a variety of peer-to-peer fundraising campaigns to find out more about mobile peer-to-peer giving trends.