Subscribe via RSS Feed Subscribe via RSS Feed Connect with me on LinkedIn Connect with me on Flickr Subscribe via RSS Feed

Category: Non-profit

Wikicauses – 100 Digital Online Cause-Building Tips

Wikicauses – 100 Digital Online Cause-Building Tips

[ 0 ] April 12, 2013

Here are 100 quick-hitter tips for online cause building, no need to execute everyone of them, but 70 would suffice: Focus/Strategy #1 Digital Priority – ensure that digital fundraising is captured in your business plan/strategy commensurate with the level of attention it requires #2 Update your senior management each month on progress, challenges and key […]

YMCA NAYDO Webinar – Are You Digitally Buff?

YMCA NAYDO Webinar – Are You Digitally Buff?

[ 0 ] April 12, 2013

Attached is a webinar presentation “Are you Digitally Buff?” provided to an organizations of YMCA fundraisers called NAYDO – the North American YMCA Development Organization. Click on the following link to see the powerpoint wikibrandsnaydo

The early Wikibrand Awesome Award Submissions – 25 Discovery Brands

The early Wikibrand Awesome Award Submissions – 25 Discovery Brands

[ 0 ] March 18, 2013

We recently pulled together our 4th annual Buzz Report and one of the new questions we asked respondents was which small to mid-sized organizations impressed them digitally to the level of providing us their unprompted nomination. Here is some of our shortlist: #1 General Assembly @ga  New York, New York “GA is a campus for […]

October 2012 Zeitgeist – Our Top 11 Emerging Brand Lists

October 2012 Zeitgeist – Our Top 11 Emerging Brand Lists

[ 0 ] October 28, 2012

#1 The WikiSports List – the Top 100 Most Valuable Sports Teams in the World – Manchester United comes in first overall, Dallas Cowboys at #5, Yankees at #10, Knicks at #50 and Montreal Canadiens at #81 (courtesy BrandFinance) #2 The WikiSEAsia List - Top 20 Social Brands in South East Asia – Air Asia, Yamaha […]

Top 50 Websites and 100 Pt. Web Rating System

Top 50 Websites and 100 Pt. Web Rating System

[ 0 ] April 28, 2012

Top 50 Websites View more presentations from Wikibrands Despite our rush to embrace social media, apps and other collaboration tools, business owners, marketers, media people and webmasters should be spending at least 1/2 their digital time on their own websites. As mentioned in our book, to use a sports metaphor, you need a HOME and […]

Crowdsourcing Week – Wikibrands on the Ground Floor….

Crowdsourcing Week – Wikibrands on the Ground Floor….

[ 2 ] February 23, 2012

I love the purist quality of the collaborative projects that build communities around a central motivating goal. It’s the lifeblood of the collaborative and co-creative web. I’ve built them, I’ve worked within them, I’ve interviewed the best of them and studied them. Now I’m happy to be part of the organizing crew behind a mission […]

12 Viewpoints on Disaster Fundraising (WikiCauses #Wikichat output)

12 Viewpoints on Disaster Fundraising (WikiCauses #Wikichat output)

[ 0 ] September 14, 2011

Haiti. Pakistan. Japan. New Zealand. Horn of Africa. Hurricane Irene. And those are only the big ones. We’ve experienced a tonne of crises over the last little while, all important. But how far can we stretch our capacity to give? And what has social media done to change the idea of rallying around a cause? […]

17 Views on Social Reciprocal Fundraising (Wikicauses #Wikichat Output)

17 Views on Social Reciprocal Fundraising (Wikicauses #Wikichat Output)

[ 0 ] September 13, 2011

You’ve seen them all before – “if we get to 10,000 followers and we’ll feed a lot of people”. “Only 10 referrals gets an additional $10 in a child’s lunch”. “With the help of Acme Inc., each view on YouTube puts another tree back into the environment.” Well meaning, creative,  involving tactic? or destructive, callously […]

Hello Journalists, We’re Here – Cover Us – 12 Helps and Hints to Getting Ink and Coverage (excerpts from Wikicauses Wikichat)

Hello Journalists, We’re Here – Cover Us – 12 Helps and Hints to Getting Ink and Coverage (excerpts from Wikicauses Wikichat)

[ 2 ] September 9, 2011

As common a plight for non-profits as it is for the for-profits is how do we get the traditional media to cover our great new thing. Heck, we’re trying to help people here – do the right thing and cover this effort you ink stained wretches. It’s frustrating and as many of us can identify, […]

20 Perspectives on Cause Marketing Sponsorships (from WikiCauses #Wikichat)

20 Perspectives on Cause Marketing Sponsorships (from WikiCauses #Wikichat)

[ 0 ] September 9, 2011

A dance exists between the causes and charities that we embrace and the sponsors and partners that support them. Sometimes their objectives are lock step with each other, other times,distances in thinking to be bridged. We asked a number of smart cause executives and marketers, what approaches work during our monthly Wikicauses #wikichats. Here are […]

The 26 Elements of Digital Storytelling (from WikiCauses #Wikichat)

The 26 Elements of Digital Storytelling (from WikiCauses #Wikichat)

[ 0 ] September 9, 2011

Since primitive man, people love to tell and hear stories. We asked some great people and causes how they create stories to engage their fans and donors as part of our monthly #wikichats on Twitter. Here’s the 26 facets of storytelling Q1 – Storytelling – Have you define what your cause’s story is all about? […]

Wikicauses 50 – #2 – Jolkona –  Small Drips of North West Fundraising

Wikicauses 50 – #2 – Jolkona – Small Drips of North West Fundraising

[ 1 ] July 26, 2011

As the second of our series profiling the best engaged not-for-profits, I recently had a chance to sit down with Laura Kimball (@lamiki), director of communications and digital media for relative newcomer, but strongly  buzzed about, foundation Seattle-based Jolkona (@jolkona)  and talk about how they’ve  rooted donor and fan digital engagement, particularly among young professionals, […]