August, 2012 | Beth's Blog - Part 2

Archive for August, 2012

Deepening Engagement, One Drawing at a Time

Note from Beth: Just as I was leaving for Cambodia,  there was a great discussion within a comment thread over on my blog brand page on Facebook in reaction to post about the HSUS Facebook post that went viral.   Darren accepted my offer to share a post to deepen the discussion about engagement.

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How Arts Organizations Win Gold Medals in Social Media

Note from Beth: I missed out on the Olympics in London this year while I was traveling in Cambodia.     While the world acclaimed sports event was taking place in London,  the Gay Chorus Olympics was taking place in Denver.  Not only do choral groups from all of the country gather and perform, they also hold sessions to share best practices about managing the nonprofit organizations that support these community choruses.    

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Is Instagram Useful for Nonprofit Marketing?

Instagram, the mobile photography app purchased by Facebook, has been getting a lot of attention lately.   From critics saying it is killing photography to hype and hoopla from marketing pundits saying it is a must-have as part of your “visual marketing tool box.”… Read More

Nonprofits: Leave A Comment to Win A Free Dell Color Laser Printer

UPDATE: This giveaway is now finished.  The winner, The EllieFund, has been selected  Many thanks to everyone who participated!

A couple of weeks,   a PR agency working for Dell approached me with an offer that I was going to refuse:

We will give a  Dell 1355cnw Multifunction Color Printer.  

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Cambodia: Responsible Tourism: Part 3

This is the third of a three-part post about what I learned about social media, NGOs, and Social Change in Cambodia during my “homecoming trip.”      Part 1 was about NGOs in Cambodia, focusing on the work of the Sharing Foundation.  … Read More