Nonprofit Utopia, a New Community for Nonprofit Leaders

As more baby boomers retire and millennials come up through the ranks, we’re seeing a changing of the guard and new leaders in the nonprofit sector. That’s why Valerie Leonard founded Nonprofit Utopia. Leonard views this as an opportunity to create a space where individuals working in the nonprofit space […]

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A shared WordPress framework cuts costs for MENTOR and affiliates

The ArcStone team originally sat down with MENTOR MN (formerly the Mentoring Partnership of Minnesota – MPMN) at the beginning of 2016. We reached out because we had just designed and launched the local Big Brothers Big Sisters website and thought there may be a fit. At the time, MPMN was just starting to […]

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GDPR and Google Analytics Data Retention

If your nonprofit uses Google Analytics to track your website’s performance and visitor behavior, you most likely received this message. Dear Google Analytics Customer, We recently sent an email introducing new data retention controls that allow you to manage how long your user and event data are stored by Google […]

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How your nonprofit can still be productive this summer

Many businesses struggle to stay productive in the summer. With school out, family trips, new sports, better weather—it’s no wonder you don’t want to sit at your desk. Some businesses go with “summer hours” but we all know that’s a bit more challenging in the crazy nonprofit world. Instead of […]

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Our favorite nonprofit content marketing tools to speed up your workflow

In terms of time and money, most nonprofit marketers have very little to work with. So when we encourage nonprofits to focus on content marketing, we recognize that those two concerns will be the first to come up. That’s why we look towards the most time-saving and least costly tools […]

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Ways to milk your content for all it’s worth

It goes without saying your nonprofit needs ways to save money. However, this does not mean you should avoid spending it, it means you have to be even wiser about ensuring your investments pay off. Given that content marketing is an expensive endeavor, we believe in its power and can’t have […]