Common Knowledge

Study: Most Nonprofits on Facebook but Raising Little Money
May 8, 2009

A recent social-media study conducted by NTEN, Common Knowledge and ThePort found that while most nonprofits are at least beginning to incorporate social media into their marketing mix, very few are actually raising money there. Click here to download the survey.

New Survey Is First To Examine Nonprofit Industry's Use of Social Networking
April 28, 2009

SAN FRANCISCO, April 28, 2009 — Co-sponsors ThePort Network, Inc. (, NTEN (, and Common Knowledge ( released today results of the nonprofit industry's first-ever survey examining the use of social networking as a marketing and fundraising channel. Conducted earlier this year, the survey polled 978 nonprofit professionals about their organizations' use of commercial social networking sites, as well as their own hosted social networking communities.