Software/Technology

The Orr Group: Transforming Fundraising Through Innovation and Technology
November 14, 2018 at 12:13 pm

Metrics provide a way to measure return on investment and to gauge the success of a nonprofit’s fundraising operation. New technology and software is emerging daily to help nonprofits understand, analyze and use metrics to enhance operations, reduce costs and grow fundraising. In this video, Orr Group leaders describe some of the ways software and better…

How to Attract New Donors on #GivingTuesday
October 29, 2018 at 10:40 am

Today’s digital world both gives us the opportunity and requires us to rely on technology to help us streamline our day-to-day tasks. We all have busy schedules that make it difficult to stay on track, so we rely on technology to keep us on schedule and keep us efficient in our tasks—especially those of us […]

5 Steps to Double Year-End Giving
October 29, 2018 at 10:28 am

Today’s digital world both gives us the opportunity and requires us to rely on technology to help us streamline our day-to-day tasks. We all have busy schedules that make it difficult to stay on track, so we rely on technology to keep us on schedule and keep us efficient in our tasks—especially those of us […]

5 Ways to Raise More Money For Disaster Relief
October 26, 2018 at 2:09 pm

Today’s digital world both gives us the opportunity and requires us to rely on technology to help us streamline our day-to-day tasks. We all have busy schedules that make it difficult to stay on track, so we rely on technology to keep us on schedule and keep us efficient in our tasks—especially those of us […]

A New Cloud Solution for Higher Education Unveiled
October 25, 2018 at 12:20 pm

This year’s bbcon was full of surprises; from the Integrated Cloud Initiative to the partnership with Points of Light, Blackbaud had one more thing up its sleeve. The leading nonprofit cloud software company has been offering education management solutions to the K-12 market for a number of years now, which has generated over 200 million logins per year...

How Peer-to-Peer Fundraising Technology Empowers Today’s Donor
October 23, 2018 at 12:44 pm

As society continues to be shaped by technology and communication tools, like social media, peer-to-peer fundraising has emerged as the primary area of growth for large nonprofits. Peer-to-peer giving has unmatched potential to harness a sense of community and empower today’s donor...

Blackbaud, Microsoft Unveil the Integrated Cloud Initiative for Social Good
October 11, 2018 at 12:52 pm

At this year’s bbcon conference, Blackbaud released a huge announcement between Blackbaud and Microsoft. As you may remember from last year’s bbcon, the two companies announced that they were entering an expanded partnership with the goal of digitally transforming the future of social good...

Bots and The Rise of Conversational Marketing
October 4, 2018 at 12:08 pm

Bot. This may likely be your favorite word, or a word that strikes up a lot of fear and uncertainty at this time. What is a bot? Simply put in context of the nonprofit professional, a “bot” is software technology that helps to create one-to-one conversations between your organization and an individual...