Category Archives: Nonprofit Technology

8 Essential Nonprofit Tools to Get You off the Ground

So, you’re starting a nonprofit, that’s great! The world needs people like you. Your next step is choosing specific software tools that can help you get it off the ground. But here’s the problem, how do you know which ones

5 Ways to Incorporate Data and Automation into Your Marketing Strategy

Information is important in any field. Nonprofit organizations are no exception. The data utilized by the nonprofit sector can be used for an effective marketing strategy when handled properly. Like anything that regards compelling those to donate their time or

SEO Reputation Management for Your Nonprofit

Most businesses think that users get their first impression of the company when they land on their homepage. But that’s not entirely true. In fact, the first impression is formed somewhere else: on Google’s Search Engine Result Page (SERP).  Brand

Financial Systems Integrations:  It’s less scary than it sounds

Imagine you’re a large, professional organization. You’ve been getting your revenue primarily from memberships, conferences for members, and fundraising ― and you think it’s time to upgrade to a new database system after 20 or so years.  Let’s say the

Protect Donor Data When Working with Third-Party Vendors

High-profile data breaches in recent years show just how vulnerable some organizations can be to attacks from outside. Protecting your nonprofit’s data is crucial, no matter who you work with. Data privacy gets even trickier when you’re dealing with a

Justin Wheeler : A Tale of Two Nonprofits

From a nonprofit tech perspective, I’d like to share a story that I’ve seen play out countless times, and I challenge you to be honest about which description fits your organization.  Imagine two nonprofits — you probably already know them.

How Artificial Intelligence is Transforming Nonprofits

When you think of nonprofits, you don’t always associate them with “high-tech.” But that might be changing soon. With artificial intelligence becoming a major part of private businesses, nonprofits have also started using AI for automating the procedures and tasks.

How Nonprofits Can Jump on the Bitcoin Bandwagon

Bitcoin has been around for just over 10 years, and in that time it has become a big deal. It’s discussed in everything from Trump’s tweets to popular songs, TV shows and movies. Its popularity increased as younger generations, who

A Nonprofit’s Guide to Risk Management

It’s a big world out there. As a nonprofit, there are plenty of opportunities to take and tough decisions to make. But with everything you do, there’s some amount of risk that comes with it. It can be hard to

How to Build a Nonprofit Website That Works

This article is sponsored by Firespring. Technology is useful…until it’s not. Every new mobile app, gadget, online tool or piece of software can leave us asking ourselves, “Wait, if I don’t use that one new thing, will I be missing