The most basic attribute of good fundraising webpages is simplicity — don’t ask for anything extraneous to ‘closing the sale’, pre-populate donor information when available, require as few clicks as possible. Make it easy, easy, easy. I figure a good online fundraiser could probably come up... Read more
Featuring Ideas, Applications, Tools, Processes and Case Studies of Breakthrough Solutions in Fundraising
Today's featured category: Direct Mail
That’s how the chief direct mail fundraiser of one of the nation’s largest health charities summed up this new and proven tool designed to pre-identify likely dm winners and losers—without having to waste needless time and money in printing and postage.
Every direct mailer knows the high cost and huge time delays involved with waiting for ink to dry, the postal service to deliver and then weeks and weeks waiting to evaluate the test results.
No more. Now there’s a low-cost, proven methodology that nonprofits can use to pre-identify the best test ideas – those most likely to beat the control. See the short screencast here then click the link below to learn more in a detailed description.Learn more
In a recent post, marketing maven Seth Godin observes: “The status quo is not kind. It works... Read more
Don’t fool yourself in the belief that “since I work on a July to June fiscal year I have lots... Read more
Over the past week, we renewed our exploration of what’s wrong with nonprofit fundraising. Here... Read more