News from the NTEN Connect Blog

Level up at 15NTC: Don't miss Days of Service

Submitted by James on Thu, 02/05/2015 - 1:15pm

One way to take the NTC experience to a whole new level is by volunteering for the Days of Service event, hosted alongside the conference. It’s a chance for everyone who’s going to the 15NTC to give a little love back to the host community by contributing their talents to local projects.

The Best Tool To Manage (And Grow) Your Twitter Audience Without Wasting Time

Submitted on Thu, 2/5/2015 - 7:25am
Beyond your Twitter feed: here's a 10-tip how-to on using Hootsuite as a tool to better connect with your people.

Let the (Geek) Games Begin

Submitted by Megan on Tue, 02/03/2015 - 8:32am

15NTC is just five weeks away and it's time to start training. Strap on your pocket protectors, hop on your segways, and start brushing up on your lego-building skills and prepare for the annual NTC Geek Games.

Three Online Strategies to Improve Your Monthly Giving Program

Submitted on Mon, 1/26/2015 - 4:24pm
How to turn that one-time donation into a gift that keeps on coming, and makes your donors happy, too!

Submit your nomination for the Care2 Impact Prize!

Submitted by SarahH on Thu, 01/22/2015 - 1:06pm

We invite you to submit nominations for the sixth annual Care2 Impact Prize, which recognizes a campaign or initiative in the nonprofit sector that has made an outstanding impact on the field of online advocacy, online fundraising, or both. Submit your nominations today, the deadline is noon (Pacific Time) on Wednesday, February 11.


Things We Like (January 2015)

Submitted by Steph on Thu, 01/22/2015 - 11:07am

A monthly roundup of our favorite nonprofit tech resources and other goodies.

Will Your Nonprofit be Ready for the Future of Payments?

Submitted on Tue, 1/20/2015 - 2:11pm
Bitcoin and other new payment systems: what they are, what they aren't, and why you should care.

Inking The Deal: What We’ll Discuss at the #15NTC Contract Negotiation Session

Submitted on Tue, 1/20/2015 - 1:16pm
Navigating a contract can be the beginning of a beautiful customer/vendor relationship.

The Secret Science of Email Deliverability

Submitted on Tue, 1/20/2015 - 12:38pm
Are your emails reaching your supporters? You might be surprised…

Digital Adoption Survey: A New Research Project from NTEN and Mobile Citizen

Submitted by Amy on Tue, 01/20/2015 - 12:47am

NTEN is excited to partner with Mobile Citizen on a new research project to explore how online services and Internet access help you and your colleagues deliver services and programs, and connect you with your constituents.