Social media

Instagram for Nonprofits

6 #InstaAwesome tricks for nonprofits

Instagram is the new Facebook, the new hype. Social networks change and substitute each other fastly, so everyone has to adapt, nonprofits, NGOs and associations included.

Twitter for Nonprofits

5 things your nonprofit should do on Twitter

A new blog post, an article, a couple of infographics a year. Sometimes our nonprofit doesn’t generate enough content to post daily. The question arises: should my nonprofit retweet its own tweets? How should my nonprofit's Twitter activity be like?

Free Social Marketing Edcuation course

Hootgiving: free social media training and Hootsuite discounts for nonprofits

Hootsuite is probably the favourite tool among community managers. Now the platform has decided to help nonprofits create a fairer world online. Don’t miss out.

6 tips to promote your nonprofit offline events’ online

Is there a life out of the Internet? Yes, there is, and your nonprofit should be there: nothing strengthens a community more than live events. To reach as many people as possible, though, life events need to be shared before, and the social networks.

5 recommendations on how to tweet from our association’s Twitter account

This social network characterized by simplicity, immediacy and synthesis is very much used by all sorts of organizations.

2017 Global NGO Technology Survey. Photo: Pixabay

Participate in the 2017 Global NGO Technology Survey!

The report, researched by the Nonprofit Tech For Good with the support of other international organisations, aims to gain a better understanding of how the NGOs use the internet.

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How can you publicise and share your NGO events?

The organisation of activities, workshops, conferences, courses or seminars is a common everyday task for non-profit organisations. We can tell you about a few tricks to maximise your performance using the tools provided by the internet.

Women standing for the campaign. Photo: Twitter

Iranian women campaign against the obligatory wearing of headscarves

#WhiteWesdnesdays is a social media initiative launched by the activist Masih Alinejad aiming to empower women and giving them a voice. 

Person holding smartphone taking picture of bridge. Photo: Pexels

10 useful Apps and online resources for non-profits

There are plenty of companies that offer free tools to non-profits to help them out in the noble causes.

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5 best practices for nonprofit organisations on the social media

Many nonprofit organisations are on the social media and use new tools and strategies to improve communication. Live streaming of Catalan human towers on Facebook Live, hashtags that become a trending topic… here we bring to you just a few of them!

From digital volunteering to digitising volunteers

What are we referring to when talking about digital volunteering? Could somebody spending 80% of his time in front of a computer and 20% in a hospital be a digital volunteer? 

How to find volunteers on the social media? / Photo: Pixabay

How to find and encourage volunteers through social media

For nonprofit organisations, social media can be a space to catch citizens’ attention, connect with the social bases and build up a community. Here we offer you some key elements to secure the commitment from volunteers, using the social media.

Xarxanet.org main page

Xarxanet.org, a good example of public support for volunteering organizations

A website to support volunteering organizations, launched and funded by the Catalan Government, and managed by the organizations themselves.