Crushing Social Media Myths Part 1

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Our blog this week, Crushing Social Media Myths Part 1, is part of two part series.  Social media is a great platform to bring awareness about your nonprofit’s cause. You can read books and articles, attend conferences and seminars, and research the best social media practices until you are blue in the face but you’ll come to learn a lot …

Is your Nonprofit Ready for Snapchat?

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Is your nonprofit ready for Snapchat? You may have heard of this rapidly growing social media app that is popular among the Millennial Generation but may not know exactly what it is. Snapchat is a fun mobile messaging application  that allows users to share short videos, photos, and drawings and send them directly to their friends or share a story. Here’s …

10 Common Nonprofit Facebook Mistakes and How to Fix Them Part 1

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Our blog post, 10 common nonprofit facebook mistakes and how to fix them part 1, lists some common mistakes nonprofits make on Facebook and how to fix them.   Facebook has become a great tool to promote your Derby Duck Race as well as post information about your nonprofit organization. It is also quite easy to fall into some bad habits …

Using Visual Content to Promote Your Derby Duck Race

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Using visual content to promote your Derby Duck Race is the most powerful way to share your message about why you race Derby Ducks. Your nonprofit is doing good in the world – which means you have a story to tell.  There is a reason you exist, after all.  You just have to start thinking in a visual way.  Some …

Promoting Your Derby Duck Race for a Humane Society

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Continuing on with our blog promotion series, this week we will focus on ideas you can use to promote your Derby Duck Race if your nonprofit organization is a Humane Society, animal shelter, or animal care facility. A common underlying theme in the mission of humane societies is to create a community where all animals receive appropriate care and attention …

Using Instagram to Showcase your NonProfit and Derby Duck Race

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     Our blog this week, Using Instagram to showcase your nonprofit and Derby Duck Race, highlights how nonprofits can use Instagram effectively.  As a nonprofit organization, it’s easy to get overwhelmed by the constantly evolving social sphere.  There is Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, You Tube, but  Instagram for nonprofits?  Nonprofits are using Instagram to showcase their impact on the community, …

Social Media Pages for Nonprofits to Follow

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With social media quickly evolving, new pages are added every day. This provides endless amounts of information at your fingertips. Do you know which pages are good to follow for nonprofit news and information? Take a look at some of these  social media pages for nonprofits that we like to follow to keep up to date on the latest news …

Derby Duck Race Facebook Games

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     Facebook is a great way to promote your Derby Duck Race. Although seeking Duck Adoptions and sending your fans to your duck race website is important and the ultimate goal, it is also important to keep your fans engaged with fun, exciting material other than the “hard sales” posts. One way to do this is to encourage your …

Promoting Your Duck Race Year Round on Social Media

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   You just finished your duck race, winners have been announced and the ducks are in the crates ready to be picked up. How do you continue to keep your fans, followers and donors engaged on social media and through email communications after your duck race is over? Here are some ways you can promote your duck race after the …