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BusinessNonprofit Marketing
September 14, 2021

Optimizing Your Nonprofit Marketing Funnel

If you haven’t read the post explaining what Nonprofit Marketing Funnels are and how to create one, you should do that before we dive into how to optimize them... Done?…
BusinessNonprofit Marketing
September 8, 2021

The Nonprofit Marketing Funnel – What it is, why you need one and how to get started

Think of how many different ways a new donor might discover and interact with your nonprofit. It seems there are endless ways to connect with potential supporters: email, snail mail,…
Giving TuesdayNonprofit Marketing
August 17, 2021

Giving Season Roundup – All the top posts you need to succeed

Summer is more than halfway over, and while we are trying to get in our last outdoor adventures before the colder months, we are getting excited about the 2021 Giving…
Nonprofit Marketing
August 3, 2021

It’s almost National Nonprofit Day! How are you celebrating?

Less than two weeks until National Nonprofit Day! Do you have your balloons? Did you order the cake? What’s on your DJ set list?  Ok, so that might be going…
Nonprofit Logo Design
August 2, 2021

The Olympic Games Logo Timeline – Every Logo for Every Olympics Since 1932

Want to take a trip through time? Here is a compilation of every single Olympic logo since 1932. And here are a few fun facts for you. Both the 1940…
Nonprofit Web Design
July 28, 2021

How to Know if Your Website Sucks (and what to do about it)

There is a question we hear a lot as web designers - How often should I redesign my website? You’ll hear a lot of people say 3-5 years is the…
FundraisingGiving TuesdayNonprofit Marketing
July 12, 2021

Giving Tuesday 2021 Prep

It might seem like lightyears away, but Giving Tuesday 2021 is right around the corner. If you want a successful campaign this giving season, now is the time to start…
Nonprofit Marketing
July 9, 2021

How to Build Trust as a Nonprofit

People want to get involved. They are more aware and more passionate about causes and social issues than ever before. But according to the Edelman Trust Barometer, people are also…
Nonprofit Web Design
July 7, 2021

How to Test New Ideas on your Nonprofit Website

We talk a lot about how you need to test what works and what doesn't. It is the entire idea behind agile web development. It is how you improve upon…
Fundraising
June 28, 2021

Cryptocurrency Donations & Other Modern Donation Options

When you picture someone making a donation, what comes to mind? Is it writing a check? Handing over cash? Or, if you’re like me, you thought of someone making an…
Donation Strategies
June 21, 2021

Top Fundraising Plugins for Nonprofits

One of the many things we love about WordPress is all the plugins that are available. There are some truly powerful plugins that expand the functionality of your site, including…
Nonprofit MarketingNonprofit Web Design
June 15, 2021

Nonprofit Virtual Event Recap: The Classy Collaborative 2021

Last week, Mittun had the pleasure of attending the Classy Collaborative. This virtual event allowed us to meet other professionals in the nonprofit sector, learn more about how we can…
Nonprofit MarketingNonprofit Web Design
June 8, 2021

Classy Collaborative – Rethinking the Future of Philanthropy Recap

Yesterday was the first day of The Collaborative - the virtual nonprofit conference of the year put on by Classy. After attending “Where Do We Go From Here? Rethinking the…
Nonprofit Marketing
June 2, 2021

Google Analytics for Nonprofit: A Starter Guide

I’ll be the first to admit it - we’re kind of nerds over here at Mittun. Sure, we can pretend we’re cool for staying on top of the trends and…
Nonprofit Marketing
May 25, 2021

How to Ensure Brand Consistency Across Your Nonprofit’s Initiatives

“Should we use the same branding collateral — like videos and images — across our different initiatives? Or do we need to create new content and logos for each?” “How…
Fundraising
May 18, 2021

NFT Auctions for Nonprofit Fundraising – What they are & what you should know

Back in March, the art world was shook when an NFT was auctioned off for $69.3 million. Yes, a piece of digital art sold for millions of dollars. Since then,…
Business
May 12, 2021

ADA Compliancy Tax Credit for Nonprofits & Businesses

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) passed in 1990 ensured that individuals with disabilities were protected from discrimination and received reasonable accommodation in the workplace, school and other environments. As…
FundraisingNonprofit Web Design
May 4, 2021

Hybrid Fundraising Events: What Your Website Needs

After more than a year into this pandemic, a lot of people have Zoom fatigue and can’t wait to attend in-person fundraising events again. But there are others who would…
Nonprofit Web Design
April 26, 2021

Agile Web Development & Growth Driven Design for Nonprofits

The energy of a room changes when someone suggests that their nonprofit needs a website redesign. Minds go to budgets and time constraints. Visions of red tape and brutal conversations…
Creating a Campaign PageNonprofit Web Design
April 7, 2021

Your Nonprofit’s Official Guide to Creating an Awesome Campaign Page in WordPress

If you've been around WordPress, you know that there is a plugin for everything. Like Cornify, which makes unicorns dance on the screen after 5 seconds of inactivity, or Joy,…
Nonprofit SEO GuideFeaturedNonprofit Web Design
March 15, 2021

How to optimize your nonprofit website content SEO

You finally launched your new nonprofit website. You've shared it on social media and announced it in an email blast. Emails are coming in, your social media notifications are blowing…
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March 11, 2021

5 Nonprofit Website Redesigns in 2021

Your website is important. Keeping it fresh and functional is a vital part of engaging with your audience. It spreads your message, solicits donors and provides information to the demographics…
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March 8, 2021

How to Build the Best Landing Pages for Nonprofits

Let’s set the stage. You’re a nonprofit marketing professional. It is your responsibility to manage the website, the blog, the digital ads, the print ads, and the emails. You need…
fonts for nonprofitsNonprofit Web Design
February 25, 2021

Mittun’s Favorite Fonts of 2021

The words on your website matter. They tell the story of the people you help, the mission you are on, and your organization's goals for the future. They carry a…
Nonprofit Web Design
February 18, 2021

5 Awesome Nonprofit Website Redesigns – Before & After

Your website is your most important marketing tool. We've talked about why your digital presence has to be on point, but now we want to show you the magic that…
BusinessNonprofit Marketing
February 11, 2021

The Nonprofit Guide to Google Ads

We’ve all seen them. Type pretty much anything into the search bar and your top few results will be Google Ads - paid online advertising with Google. And here’s how…
Nonprofit Web Design
February 5, 2021

20 Classy Fonts to Consider for your Next Nonprofit Fundraising Campaign

You don't want your website to simply be "good enough." If you are handling a nonprofit’s website design, email newsletters, or any other promotional material, then it’s likely that you’ve…
CampaignDonation Strategies
January 25, 2021

How can you step up your recurring donor strategy?

We live in a subscription-based world. We have monthly subscriptions to our TV shows, our meal plans, our self-care boxes, our hobbies, our kid’s education and even our dog treats,…
Nonprofit Web Design
January 19, 2021

How to pick the right assets and stock photos for your Nonprofit Website

Photography can make or break a website. Think of the Apple website. Those perfect, shiny, inspiring photos of their products feel high-tech and expensive. You feel like you're part of…
CampaignDonation StrategiesFundraising
January 15, 2021

Which Nonprofit Online Fundraising Platform is Right for Your Organization?

When so many fundraising efforts turned to virtual events in 2020, the nonprofit sector got a good look at what fundraising software works, what doesn’t and how to choose the…
Nonprofit Web Design
January 1, 2021

The 6 Biggest Time Wasters for Nonprofits (And How to Avoid Them)

What's that phrase? Work smarter, not harder. With 2021 finally here, we're hearing what changes nonprofits want to make, what New Year's Resolutions they are committed to, and what fresh energy they…
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December 30, 2020

Why Nonprofit Web Design Matters – Your Website Can’t Just Be “Good Enough”

“Meh, good enough.” This is an appropriate response to many things, like when you clean the visible half of the room to prepare for a Zoom meeting or miss a…
BusinessCampaignFundraising
December 21, 2020

January is the Best Time to Focus on Donor Retention

We are in the thick of Giving Season. With almost ⅓ of all donations being given in December, they are in big part from new donors. In fact, an estimated…
BusinessDonation StrategiesNonprofit Web Design
December 17, 2020

What Makes A Great Online Donation Form? And How to Give a Good One a Boost.

Here at Mittun, we spent Giving Tuesday donating to many worthy causes across the country. While we support their missions, it was also part of a research project with the…
flexible fundraising strategyBusinessNonprofit Marketing
December 12, 2020

4 Ways to Keep Your Fundraising Strategy Flexible in 2021

Show of hands - who stuck with the 2020 marketing strategy they had outlined at the end of 2019? Anyone, anyone? Bueller?  If we can take one thing from 2020,…
Donation StrategiesFeatured
December 2, 2020

So You Launched Your Campaign, Now What? 5 Ways to Empower Donors to Share Your Message

So you’re getting ready to launch a social media fundraising campaign to drive money for your nonprofit. You’ve put in a ton of hard work on the backend to make…
marketing trends for nonprofitsBusinessDonation StrategiesNonprofit Marketing
November 27, 2020

Nonprofit Digital Marketing Trends for 2021

We’re at that point where we should reflect on the past year and look ahead to the new trends as we finetune our digital marketing strategies. In any other year,…
web platforms for nonprofitsBusinessDonation StrategiesNonprofit Web Design
November 23, 2020

Nonprofit Web Platform Comparison

Mittun has been around the block a few times. In order to ensure we are recommending and using the best tools for nonprofit websites, we have to give them a…
Nonprofit Marketing
November 20, 2020

FREE Thanksgiving Graphics for Nonprofits

Check out these fun, FREE Thanksgiving graphics we created for you to share on your nonprofit’s social media accounts or wherever else you choose! Instagram: Facebook: Story Template: Download all…
BusinessNonprofit Marketing
November 18, 2020

SEO Starter Guide for Nonprofits

Is there anything that strikes fear into a marketer’s heart more than Search Engine Optimization? We are constantly told how important it is, and then Google is constantly changing the…
BusinessFundraising
November 11, 2020

Creating Data-Driven Impact Reports Fun & Informative

How do your donors know that your nonprofit is making an impact? Well, they don’t. Unless you tell them.Nonprofit impact reports are data-driven documents that communicate the difference your organization…
CampaignDonation StrategiesFundraisingGiving Tuesday
November 5, 2020

How to Ask for Donations During Giving Season

Giving Tuesday is right around the corner, and that means that the season of generosity is kicking off soon. With more than 30% of all donations taking place in December,…
BusinessNonprofit MarketingNonprofit Web Design
October 22, 2020

How to Find the Right Web Agency for Your Nonprofit

You’ve already determined you need a new website. You’ve got your Wish Lists, your budget and your Pinterest board ready. All you need is that final missing piece. Who is…
BusinessNonprofit MarketingNonprofit Web Design
October 2, 2020

Does Your Nonprofit Need a New Website?

How do you know if you need a new website? Your partner can’t tell you if the site looks good and your cousin doesn’t know what you need to add…
Nonprofit MarketingNonprofit Web Design
September 20, 2020

Nonprofit Website Maintenance in 2021

You’ve just been handed the keys to your nonprofit’s website, and you’re overwhelmed. Or maybe you’ve been managing the site for years to the tune of “Tomorrow.” We get it.…
FundraisingGiving TuesdayNonprofit Marketing
August 27, 2020

Giving Tuesday 2020 Checklist

Are you sitting? Because I’m about to tell you something pretty shocking. Nearly a third of all donations are given in December. Yes, a whopping 31%. A lot of factors…
BusinessCampaignDonation StrategiesFundraising
July 22, 2020

Successful Nonprofits Podcast: I Quintupled Online Donations and You Can Too

What would you do if your online donations quintupled? Well, write down those ideas because with us today is Shane Michael, a website and fundraising guru. He and his organization,…
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July 15, 2020

Gamification Websites for Nonprofit Fundraising

We all have something in common - we don’t want to be bored. In fact, while I know this blog post I’m writing will be filled with useful information, I…
Nonprofit Marketing
June 29, 2020

FREE 4th of July Holiday Graphics for Nonprofits

Check out these fun, FREE 4th of July graphics we created for you to share on your nonprofit’s social media accounts or your nonprofit website. For Posts: For Stories: Download…
Mittun NewsNews
June 1, 2020

We Are Human. We Are One. We Are Anti-Racist.

An official message from Mittun’s CEO, Shane Michael, June 1, 2020 Racism is absolutely unacceptable.  At Mittun, we will not tolerate this behavior. And we will do everything we can…
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April 9, 2020

AJA Foundation: Case Study

If you're thinking right now, "maybe I don't need a logo at all", don't listen to that little voice in the back of your mind! It couldn't be more wrong.…