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20
Oct

Powerful and Practical: Nonprofit Social Media Success on Twitter

Posted by Marketing advertising Uncategorized Nonprofit Social Media

Nonprofits are always struggling with getting noticed. One of the best ways to get noticed is through social media, but it’s also one of the hardest. So how do you get through the noise? Our Powerful and Practical series helps you break through to get your message heard! What’s your purpose (on social)? Social media […]

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19
Oct

PSA Director Preference Survey

Posted by Data Tools Uncategorized Measurement Nonprofit PSA

Most nonprofits that have public service announcement (PSA) campaigns develop ads that deliver their most impactful message, get it in the hands of the media and **hope** it gets on air. Some nonprofits with long histories and track records of PSA placement feel confident that they will receive good coverage and newer nonprofits feel like […]

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16
Oct

How Nonprofits Can Use Marketing Funnels to Gain New Donors

Posted by Marketing Donors donor fundraising new donor donor pipeline nonprofit fundraising Nonprofit

An organization’s most important audience is their donors. Donor support makes your nonprofit possible, and they need to be the primary audience for timely information, updates, and gratitude from your organization. But how do you grow your donor base? How do you create a flow of new donors to support your fundraising? You create a […]

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24
Jul

Actionable Digital Analytics That Matter

Posted by Marketing Data Tools Uncategorized Branding Digital Measurement Nonprofit

Photo courtesy of Siteimprove. 2017 AMA Nonprofit Marketing Conference Recap In this digital and data driven world of marketing, it’s not easy to determine what metrics should be ranked higher over others. One of the most important beacons of brand identity is your organization’s website. To gain important knowledge of user engagement and key demographics […]

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21
Jul

Path to a Successful Website Launch

Posted by Marketing Data Tools advertising Uncategorized Branding Digital Nonprofit

2017 AMA Nonprofit Marketing Conference Recap When it comes to the world of nonprofits and digital marketing, a key player in brand awareness is your organization’s website. At the 2017 AMA Nonprofit Marketing Conference, sitting in a session on the opportunities and pitfalls of website launches helped provide key insight into the successful ways nonprofits […]

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21
Jul

Content That Motivates In a Mobile-First World

Posted by Marketing advertising Uncategorized Branding Digital Measurement

2017 AMA Nonprofit Marketing Conference Recap Adva Priso of Anne Lewis Strategies and Jennifer Gmerek of Conservation International presented a session chock full of specific examples of content that motivates action. Ms. Priso believes that effective content must align with your “North Star” (i.e. what your organization represents) and tells the story that only you […]

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19
Jul

When $300 Million is Not Enough for a Nonprofit: The Make-A-Wish Makeover

Posted by Marketing Uncategorized Branding

2017 AMA Nonprofit Marketing Conference Recap Everybody knows the Make-A-Wish Foundation and the joy that they bring to children all around the world. But how well do we really know them? It turns out, “not very”, after viewing a talk by John Vranas, a senior marketing official of the Foundation who spoke at the American […]

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18
Jul

The Innovation Incubator

Posted by Marketing Uncategorized Branding

Photos courtesy of Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA). 2017 AMA Nonprofit Marketing Conference Recap Jennifer Martindale of the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (YBCA) in San Francisco gave an inspired talk at the 2017 AMA Nonprofit Marketing Conference on how their marketing department evolved into an innovation incubator, which shifted their entire […]

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09
Jun

Engage for Good Conference 2017

Posted by Marketing advertising Uncategorized Associations Branding Nonprofit

Last week, Williams Whittle was represented at the 15th annual Engage for Good conference in Chicago. Around 500 marketers, nonprofits, corporate officials and volunteers convened to learn about the latest trends in cause marketing. Williams Whittle had a booth to distribute information on our agency as well as providing graphic recording of the most important […]

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31
May

New President in 50th Year of Business Positions Agency For the Future

Posted by advertising Team Members Uncategorized Agency Life

You don’t get to 50 years in business without the contributions of many dedicated, over-achieving employees. To all of us at Williams Whittle, half a century isn’t a finish line; a time to rest on our laurels. It’s a legacy to build on – a time to position our agency for the next chapter. With […]

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