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Changes coming for Facebook Nonprofit Pages

By Sedora Tantraphol Organizations in different sectors often use Facebook differently, just as nonprofits and for-profits may have widely varied uses for the powerhouse platform. If you serve as an administrator of a nonprofit’s Facebook business page, you may have found yourself frustrated in the past by some of the social media network’s constraints. When Facebook […]

Instagram tells a better story than Snap

By Katie Stiefel   Earlier this month, Instagram announced that over 200 million of its 700 million users are using Instagram Stories every day, up from 150 million in January. This means that more people are using Instagram Stories than Snap (formerly known as Snapchat) Stories, which last reported 158 million daily users in February. The stories […]

Creative ways to use Instagram’s new multiple photos feature

Visual storytelling, reimagined Say goodbye to agonizing over which photo or video to post on Instagram. With Instagram’s latest update, you can choose up to 10 photos and videos in one post and swipe through to see all of them. We love this feature because it gives us more visual storytelling freedom in each post. […]

Showcase: new Pinterest profile feature expresses your brand’s story

By Sedora Tantraphol The latest Pinterest update for business profiles helps you express your brand’s identity by highlighting your favorite boards. Showcase allows you to select five boards to feature in the top of your profile. The showcase feature scrolls through the five boards, allowing you to show your best ideas, range of services, or seasonal […]

If you schedule it, they will appear

By Sedora Tantraphol Our distributed team works because of the communications platforms that keep us (and our clients) feeling connected. For day-to-day communications and tasks, we love Slack. For team-building, we do weekly team meeting video calls using appear.in. It’s also a cost-effective way to hold frequent meetings with clients. We’ve tried a lot of video […]

Tips to boost your board’s year-end fundraising

By Sedora Tantraphol The holidays are quickly approaching, and while that usually signals a chaotic time of cooking, family time, holiday shopping, and general stress, for those in the nonprofit sector, that also means the added workload of year-end fundraising. Here are a few ways to boost your board’s fundraising engagement to help with year-end appeals. […]

Choosing the most powerful image: photo elements that grab a viewer’s attention

By Katie Stiefel     Adding visuals to any story creates a bigger impact and results in more engagement from viewers. But you can’t just pick any photo; you must be intentional in your visual storytelling. It’s important to choose great photos for everything from daily social media posts, website header photos and marketing ads to presentations, […]

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