This post is for NON-SEO (search engine optimization) people, my small business owners who are out there in the trenches trying to figure out how to do SEO to get your posts and sites seen and read. It is pretty long and detailed, if you have any questions, please make sure to leave them in the comment section! A little history of SEO The history of SEO for me starts in about 1999 when I was working at a web hosting company and we started building websites for clients. In those days having a website was a rarity and luxury that few business owners could or would afford.
So it is the time of the year that I do some serious goal setting. During December I generally try to post a blog post each and every day of the month (generally missing the first day…it has become a tradition around my house!) So today I got all fired up to write an AMAZING blog post but then figured out that I had a speaking event, two client meetings and about 1,000 emails. Sigh.
You are the changemakers, the risk takers, the champions, and the power behind great causes that make the world a much better place. On behalf of the team here at Network for Good, thank you for all the good you do in the world. You amaze and inspire us each day and we are grateful to work alongside you.
Our next Nonprofit 911 webinar guest, Darian Rodriguez, is a big proponent of leveraging your organization’s year-end momentum to boost individual giving. Promoting your cause on #GivingTuesday is a great start, but you can take this a step further by empowering donors to promote your work on their own all year long. Here’s my true story and three things I learned about donors recruiting donors:? The button that sparked a donation while waiting in line for coffee
It is that time of year again! Time to give thanks for friends, family, and especially our clients! This post contains giving thanks quotes with pictures and Thanksgiving quotes that are appropriate for business. Please feel free to share them on any social media platform or your site, as long as you leave the attribution intact…:) I am grateful that my horizons were not narrowed at the outset.
The folks at nonprofit research and consulting firm Root Cause have released a new report that sheds more light on the motivation behind a donor’s decision-making process. Reinforcing what we learned from the Money for Good study,? Informed Giving: What Donors Want and How Nonprofits can Provide It also offers insights on donor preferences on information by type and presentation while offering tips for nonprofits, as well as donors. A few highlights: Giving is personal
This is a post about “Who moved my cheese”, the fact that everything changes and that you CAN win at any game in which you know the rules! So Realtor.com rolled out AgentMatch in two marketplaces, Las Vegas and Boulder which is just around the corner from me. Basically, it uses the sold data on properties to “match” your search to the “best” agents in the area.
#GivingTuesday is just two weeks away—is your nonprofit ready?? While some organizations have been planning their #GivingTuesday campaigns for quite some time, if your nonprofit’s still wondering how to get in on the fun, don’t worry. There’s still time to participate and kick off December with a boost in donor activity.