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do_action_mtl: non-profit applications now open

do_action_mtl: non-profit applications now open

Folks, the time has come and we’ve opened applications for non-profits who want to participate in our first inaugural do_action_mtl hackathon. If you’re a Montreal non-profit without a website (or with a seriously outdated one) – apply today to have a new site created for you! What’s this all about: do_action_mtl is a one day WordPress…

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Sasha is speaking at WordCamp Europe

Sasha is speaking at WordCamp Europe

A bit of exciting news: Sasha will be speaking at this year’s WordCamp Europe taking place in Paris, France on June 15-17. This is the biggest WordPress conference in all of Europe and is self-described as “the most important WordPress conference in the world”. It’s a great honour and privilege to be a part of…

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5 Online Communication Styles for Nonprofits

5 Online Communication Styles for Nonprofits

We’re absolutely loving this excerpt from Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits (and are seriously considering just reading the whole book). This article is really all about the right mindset for writing your online content, what works and what doesn’t. The excerpt goes through Storytelling, Marketing, Fundraising, Engagement, and Curation. Here’s a great…

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Announcing WordPress for non-profits hackathon

Announcing WordPress for non-profits hackathon

Ladies and Gentlemen, We’re pleased and excited to be organizing a hackathon that will bring together the Montreal WordPress and non-profit communities. During this event, participants from the local WordPress community will come together to plan and build brand new websites for a number of local organizations in one day. We can’t wait to contribute to…

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10 Online Press Room Examples for Nonprofits

10 Online Press Room Examples for Nonprofits

Here’s a fun and helpful link if you’re trying to figure out what to put on the Press page of your website. What’s more is there’s also a link to the WiredImpact Press Page Checklist to help you with a few must-haves and nice-to-haves. Direct link to article

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How to choose the right domain name for you NGO or Nonprofit

How to choose the right domain name for you NGO or Nonprofit

The folks over at OnGood are offering a free webinar on March 29 and 30th to help with understanding the new domain name options like .ngo and .ong and walk you through the process of getting one of these new options that require legal verification. Definitely worth wrapping your head around the best practices via a…

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State of Peer-to-Peer Fundraising 2017

State of Peer-to-Peer Fundraising 2017

Some up-to-date data on where things stand in the world of peer-to-peer fundraising. And you know how much we love data! Here’s a quick overview: In this report, we’ll share the trends we’re seeing that are helping these organizations succeed at a time when many organizations are struggling. Here’s what they’re doing: Actively pursuing a…

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