Spring Your Nonprofit Social Media Profiles Into Action

You may be busy with many other priorities at your nonprofit, but we think it’s time to get back into action on those dusty social media accounts. Although it’s okay to sometimes let some things take a backseat as you pursue other projects, let’s keep in mind that social media is […]

Convincing Your Nonprofit Board Content Marketing Matters

Content marketing matters. And for reasons you or your nonprofit board of directors may not have guessed. In case you still need to convince those board members or your funders that content marketing is a worthy investment, this article can help. First, what exactly does content marketing mean? According to the Content Marketing Institute, […]

2016’s Minnesota Nonprofit Tech and Communications Conference – A Quick Recap

Lisa (ArcStone’s VP of Marketing), Jenna (our digital marketing strategist) and I (Chloe!) attended the MN Nonprofit Tech and Communications Conference this week and are feeling quite inspired. The event covered several topics, with a main focus on guiding nonprofits to make the best technology, database management and online strategy […]

Spring Marketing and Tech News for Nonprofits – Plus a Podcast is Brewing

Here’s our April newsletter: Pointing you to a tech conference, our upcoming podcast, technology and fundraising advice, and more. Being closely tied to technology, marketing, and nonprofits, we decided to attend the Nonprofit MN Tech/Communications Conference next Tues. and are interviewing attendees for a podcast. If you have something to say about […]

Instagram for Nonprofits: How the New Feed Works

An Instagram feed update in attempt to engage Instagram users will certainly affect Instagram for nonprofits as well. The recent Instagram announcement showed they’re looking to keep up with the likes of Facebook, by showing the posts users want to see first. This replaces the former way of showing posts in chronological order. […]

A Nonprofit Donation Wish List – How Amazon Can Help Your Nonprofit

One of our web design clients found a creative way to pull in some donations, so we thought we’d share some inspiration. YouthLink, a Minnesota-based nonprofit helping homeless youth, has a nonprofit donation wish list on Amazon to help bring supplies in. Amazon is making donations easy as a click […]