NTEN: The Nonprofit Technology Network

Flickr: vernhartFlickr: vernhartLike many folks in our community, I do not come from a tech background. I didn’t play video games or computer games growing up, other than the required hours of Oregon Trail in elementary school. So, when I first came to NTEN in the summer of 2012, I was a little overly conscious of my underdeveloped technology muscles.

Everyone is overloaded with information and at the same time searching for the things they need to know more about. Great content (aka Epic Content according to Joe Pulizzi) is the key to being found and capturing the attention of those you need to reach.

So… how are nonprofits taking to content marketing? Let’s take a look at a few of the key findings from the first ever nonprofit content marketing report – produced by Content Marketing Institute and Blackbaud.

November is Member Appreciation Month at NTEN. Our staff interacts with our community in different ways; here's why Amy Sample Ward, CEO, loves our community!

Member Appreciation Month is in full swing here at NTEN! Last week was full of webinars that were free for members, giveaways, community members sharing their #ntenthanks, plus the important question: "Star Trek, or Star Wars? Check out the latest we have in store this week.

These are the moments where we just want to sing a big #ntenthanks.

It’s been nearly five years since the first release of Idealware’s Consumers Guide to Donor Management Systems report, and two years since Idealware and NTEN last partnered to update the report. For our 2013 update, we fully revamped the Consumers Guide to provide an up-to-date picture of the donor management landscape today. 

You can download the free report here.

November is Member Appreciation Month at NTEN. Our staff interacts with our community in different ways, here's why Julie Tonroy, Conferences and Events Manager, loves our community

 “Star Trek, or Star Wars, and why?” Yes, that was an actual question during my NTEN interview process. This was also my first clue into the culture of NTEN and a key indicator to me that I needed to work here.

The first installment of Member Appreciation Month news: This week's free webinars, three prize winners, and more.

The Nonprofit Technology Network (NTEN) conducts an annual Community Survey to find out more about the individuals and organizations in the NTEN Community: we want to find out how these individuals and organizations use technology in their work, gauge the impact of NTEN programs and services on their professional development and their organization’s missions, and track trends in the nonprofit technology community over time.

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