September 3-This Week in Technology

Each week, the 501cTECH staff highlights some upcoming technology events that might be useful to your nonprofit organization. If you sign up for something and enjoy it, please let us know in the comments below. If you would like your event added to our list, please email Sarah as smorgan@501ctech.org.

Crowdfunding Strategies and Tools for Nonprofits

Your organization is probably looking for new ways to raise funds and engage supporters. Crowdfunding is a great way to do this, but did you know that more than 2/3 of crowdfunding campaigns fail? If your organization is considering a crowdfunding strategy, you should learn more about crowdfunding strategies and tools. Learn what works and what doesn't and how to improve your plan.

  • Date: Wednesday, September 5, 2012
  • Time: 11:00am-12:30pm PST
  • Cost: Free for NTEN members/$70 nonmembers
  • Sign-up here

 Measuring Your Social Media Strategy

Your organization may have a Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or YouTube channel, but do you know how to measure its success? Join this Idealware seminar to learn what's important to measure. Learn how to analyze the statistics and to make strategic changes to your social media strategy.

  • Date: Thursday, September 6, 2012
  • Time: 1:00pm-2:00pm
  • Cost: $40
  • Sign-up here

Creating a Social Media Strategy

Your organization may have joined a social media site, and perhaps you're wondering how to deal with the new two-way communications. Does your staff know what's appropriate and not appropriate to share on social media? Join Idealware for a little help in creating a social media strategy for your organization and help creating a social media policy for dealing with the positive and negative feedback it generates.

  • Date: Thursday, September 13, 2012
  • Time: 1:00pm-2:00pm
  • Cost: $40
  • Sign-up here
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