With online donations to nonprofit organizations on the rise, the onus is on the nonprofit to make the donation process as simple as possible. The point is to make donating through your nonprofit secure website simple, easy, and fast.
The best way to do this is by optimizing your website, and more specifically, your online donation form.
If your nonprofit has not taken a look at its online donation form within the last year, it might be time to fire up a web browser and try using it yourself. Does it feel slow? Did you not know where the donate button was immediately? how long did it take you?
If you're unhappy with your donation page's performance, check out the infographic below to help your nonprofit kick the dust off its stale donation page and get up to date!
Outsourcing critical processes, such as managed IT services, to specialized professionals may seem like a daunting task for your non-profit. It requires time, money and effort into finding that agency that both specializes in the needed area and will not break your budget.
Outsourcing, however, allows your non-profit to free itself from burdensome tasks it does not have the internal skills to efficiently handle while giving you more time to address your core mission. Before you can make the optimal outsourcing decision, however, you first need to understand your organization’s needs. Here are some questions you should ask yourself before deciding to outsource your managed IT services.
We all know social media is the preferred means of connecting among millennials. Social media also provides nonprofits with an invaluable communication tool that lets you connect with potential donors, volunteers, and constituents around the world. Below are 4 statistics on how millennials use the online social networking service straight from Twitter themselves.
For many nonprofits, having the resources available to hire a CIO isn't possible. Unfortunately, this causes the task of budgeting IT to land on the shoulders of an executive, that may not have the necessary expertise to make these important decisions. Luckily, Tech Impact is here to walk you through everything you need to ask yourself when budgeting IT for the year. And even better, we ensure that nonprofits receive every software and product discount available.
If you’ve read an article about big data in the last year or two, and thought “That’s too big to effect my nonprofit...” you’re missing out on a great opportunity to create positive impact. Big data is the name given to the millions of digital interactions corporations and nonprofits experience every day across social media platforms, websites, and third party resources. Many people view big data as the key to unlock marketing potential and grant thorough insight into the minds and habit of constituents.
Technology evolves at such a fast rate it's hard to keep up sometimes. No need to worry, we have some innovative ideas to ramp up your digital marketing and donation platform. Also, we are hosting a special webinar, Wed, Aug 30, 2017. "Times Have Changed: Technology for Social Change," our Director of Consulting Services, Sam Chenkin, will discuss the changing nature of technology within nonprofit organizations.
Apps connected to your Google account are sites and applications in which you have granted permission to access your Google Account. There are several different levels of access you can grant, from viewing basic profile information to having full access to your account. With the rise of cyber security attacks, within a matter of moments all of your sensitive information and even your career could be in jeopardy.
In today's digital age, your nonprofit may be seeing hundreds if not thousands of pieces of data a day. Yet roughly 0.5 percent of digital data is being collected and analyzed. Meaning nonprofits are loosing opportunities to; make smart decisions, improve efficiency, and attract new donors and volunteers. For nonprofits to leverage their data they will have to invest in both the people and technologies. Below are the top jobs nonprofits to fill those needs.