White Paper: Are social giving contests right for your organization

Are social giving contests right for your organization?

Over the course of the past two years, I have had the pleasure of helping 4 local organizations secure more than $175,000 in funding through social giving contests. Although a majority of social giving contests are largely built upon social media, achieving consistent victories in social giving contests requires utilizing email marketing, social media marketing, . . . → Read More: White Paper: Are social giving contests right for your organization

5 Keys to Make the Most of Your Nonprofit’s Online Experience

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HCM Brown’s founder, Jarid Brown, was recently featured in the eNewsletter and website of Fundraising Success Magazine for. The article, providing tips for nonprofit’s to better manage their online interactions, is a pelude to an upcoming article in the August or November issue in which Jarid discusses the digital media & marketing strategy in . . . → Read More: 5 Keys to Make the Most of Your Nonprofit’s Online Experience

New GAP logo scrapped after Facebook & Twitter backlash.

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It took less than a few hours for news of the Gap’s new logo to go viral across Facebook and Twitter.  Unfortunately for the retailer, the viral campaign was not the one they hoped for.  On Facebook, thousands of users attacked Gap’s facebook pages, groups admonishing the logo popped up and developers even created their . . . → Read More: New GAP logo scrapped after Facebook & Twitter backlash.

Top 25 Must Follow Twitter Lists – October 2010

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Our monthly update of the top 25 lists by followers and favorite lists on Twitter.  The lists are vetted for to assure content. 

 

 

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Jarid Brown – Advancinghope
Social Media Job Board – JaridsMediaJobs

76,100 - Twitter Team by Twitter

13,028 followers - All by NBCOlympics

8932 followers -  Mashable by Pete Cashmore 

7,775 followers – Blackberry by Blackberry

7,250 followers - Most Influential In Tech by . . . → Read More: Top 25 Must Follow Twitter Lists – October 2010

10 Ways to search Twitter and identify trends

Whether you an organization monitoring the internet to identify positive and negative feedback about your service, a marketer seeking to better identify keywords and targetted trends, or an individual seeking interesting content, finding an effective or fun-based Twitter search agent is essential.  Naturally, Twitter offers an inhouse search engine, but users may find another search . . . → Read More: 10 Ways to search Twitter and identify trends