Topic: Data

Three pillars of data protection for nonprofits

August 6, 2018
With all the benefits of cloud-based applications, some important concerns around data protection often go overlooked.

5 metrics you need to include on your AdWords Dashboard

July 13, 2018
When you first look at your nonprofit's AdWords account dashboard, it can be overwhelming. Follow these tips to make sure you're tracking the most important metrics.

Improve your outcomes with these 3 tactics from marketing

July 5, 2018
Your day-to-day work may not include content creation or SEO analytics, but these marketing strategies can help you achieve your goals.
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The 4 pillars of responsible use of nonprofit data

June 17, 2018
Trust, humanity, equity, and privacy should be at the heart of our data-driven future. What we build should be in service to the communities they’re for.

Is your organization ready for GDPR?

May 21, 2018
There are new laws that may apply to your organization called the GDPR. If you think they don’t apply to you because you're based in the US, keep reading.

3 key aspects of CRM success and how to cultivate them

May 18, 2018
The three key aspects of CRM success have more to do with organizational planning and staffing than they do with technology. All of them take investment of time and energy at all levels of your organization.

Restoring trust with blockchain

February 20, 2018
Donors—both individuals and institutions like foundations—are increasingly calling for greater accountability and are exploring both existing and new methods to improve transparency. Nonprofits would be well served by getting ahead of the curve and exploring how blockchain can be used to improve accountability, decrease corruption, and facilitate efficiencies in mission pursuits.
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4 fundraising metrics to watch

February 15, 2018
Data-driven decisions continue to dominate the workplace, and a demand for leanness is inspiring nonprofits to find ways to turn their qualitative performance into a quantitative metric. Regardless of the size of your nonprofit, you can employ industry-leading analysis to improve your fundraising performance.
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5 steps to measure your mission

February 13, 2018
Do you know how well your nonprofit is doing to meet its mission? Is your team able to reflect on ways to improve at meeting your mission? You can improve your effectiveness by making your mission measureable with these five steps.

How data can make your website better

November 27, 2017
When we launched a new website last year, we knew that we could improve both the structure and the content of our site to better serve the needs of these many audiences. By continually monitoring our site’s analytics, we’ve been able to increase engagement and reduce bounce rates on our landing pages.