Posts Categorized: Social Media

3 Tips to Plan for Twitter’s Likely Character Expansion

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Per widespread industry reports, it’s expected that Twitter will soon lift its iconic 140-character tweet limit. Though details are yet to be confirmed, the change is expected no later than March; the tweet limit is speculated to skyrocket up to 10,000 characters (Twitter’s direct messages already recently ballooned to this new limit). Don’t despair, Twitter

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4 Inspiring Nonprofit Medium Posts

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“Medium is an ideas exchange, where thinkers, creators, and those with a story to share come to find their audience, move people, and move us all forward.” -Medium co-founder Ev Williams In the digital sprawl of Buzzfeed-style clickbait, hot takes, and anonymous vitriolic trolls, Medium stands in stark contrast. It’s a place where deep, long

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A Public Radio Insider’s Top Six Tips for Podcast Interviews

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Podcasting allows your nonprofit to reach new audiences who like to listen to content while doing other things, such as driving, running errands, or walking the dog. Almost one out of five Americans listen to podcasts, about as many as the number of people who use Twitter. Podcasts can also help your nonprofit achieve your

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LinkedIn: 8 Practical and Tactical Tips for Optimization

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The value of LinkedIn for professional networking and recruitment cannot be understated. More than 23 percent of all adult Americans now use the network, according to recent data from the Pew Research Center. And, just like for-profit companies, nonprofits can benefit in a number of ways from engaging with LinkedIn’s unique, mostly college-educated audience. For

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Pinterest: 6 Practical and Tactical Tips for Optimization

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On Pinterest, you can find a killer pie recipe, plan your wedding decor and drive traffic to your nonprofit’s website all in one. Though the most pinned categories are indeed food and drink, nonprofit communicators are also seeing success leveraging Pinterest to drive significant traffic to their websites, build brand recognition and engage audiences through

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Instagram: 3 Practical and Tactical Tips for Optimization

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Despite the popularity of Facebook, Instagram still averages more organic growth and engagement than its parent company. Some 400 million people now use the photo sharing platform, including at least 26 percent of online adults in the United States—particularly younger adults (ages 18-29), women, Hispanics and African-Americans. So, what’s the best way to leverage your Instagram account to reach them?

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