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  • How to create an effective email campaign

    Newly added Social media may be a really effective way to reach new and existing supporters, but email is still the best way to communicate with them. Why? Because, by giving you their email address, people are ...

  • How to choose the right social media networks for your organisation

    Newly added With so many channels now available, social media can be very confusing and it can be difficult to decide which one is best for your organisation. This quick guide outlines the main social media netw...

  • How to create QR codes

    QR (short for Quick Response) codes are two-dimensional barcodes. When used well they offer a new and low-cost way to engage users with your charity. QR codes could be used in outdoor, direct mail ...

  • How to communicate your impact

    Showcasing the worth of what you do to the wider world isn’t just a legal requirement. It’s an essential tool for inspiring supporters, informing commissioners and spreading awareness of y...

  • How to create a button in Photoshop for your website or email campaigns

    Buttons can be used on your site, blog or email campaigns. They're a great way to break up content on a page, improve the user journey and increase engagement. They are particularly effective when ...

  • How to Collect Quantitative Data the Easy Way

    Monitoring and evaluation is important for project management and maintaining donor relations (for example by demonstrating impact).  Here's how to make data collection easy in any organisation. ...

  • How Facebook can help small nonprofits

    Facebook, as everyone is well aware, is a great way of connecting to other people, hence the neologism "social media". However, tapping into this seemingly social world is not necessarily as easy a...

  • How to be persuasive online

    How to write web content which inspires someone to do something. I've been doing some work around writing persuasively recently as part of the iKnowHow project and via some freelance work look...

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