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January 15, 2021

Online Fundraising Platform Comparison

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…
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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…
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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,…
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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…
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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…
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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.…
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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…
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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.…
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April 3, 2020

Nonprofit Donation Improvements: Before and After

Looking for a way to drive in more donations but feel like you're doing everything right? Have you considered redesigning your donation page on your nonprofit website to create a…
BusinessNonprofit Web DesignTime Management
April 3, 2020

Streamline Your Website to Save Time & Money

Save time, eliminate website deficiencies, and get your entire team on board with a proven formula for a website that thrives. Uncover the specific bottlenecks holding your website back and walk…
Nonprofit Web Design
April 2, 2020

Nonprofit Website Redesigns: Before and After

In a world evolving every second, how do you ensure your nonprofit website stays modern and relevant? It all starts with a simple website redesign. Below are a few of…
BusinessTime Management
March 31, 2020

Working From Home: Pro Tips From A Website Company

Given the current situation with the pandemic, many businesses and organizations have transitioned to working remotely. Working from home can be difficult to adapt to, especially with all of the…
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March 16, 2020

Corona Virus Update: Mittun’s Nonprofit Website Services Team Will Remain Open

Updated: 3-23-2020 at 2:31PM (PST) An official message from Mittun’s CEO, Shane Michael, regarding the Coronavirus Crisis and what it means to your organization, your constituents and your nonprofit's website.…
Nonprofit Marketing
November 11, 2019

FREE Thanksgiving Holiday Graphics for Nonprofits

Check out these fun, free thanksgiving graphics we created for you to share on your nonprofit’s social media accounts or your nonprofit website.A super clean two-color typographic-based graphic to share…
Donation StrategiesNonprofit MarketingNonprofit Web Design
November 8, 2019

#GivingTuesday 2019 Checklist: How to get your nonprofit’s website prepared

#GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events…
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August 3, 2019

Best Web Hosting 2019 – Compare Website Hosting Plans

Here's the official list of the best website hosting companies in 2019, so you can easily compare website hosting plans and pick the one that's right for your website.  …
Nonprofit Web Design
July 1, 2019

Streamline Your Website to Save Time & Money

Due to popular demand, we've decided to release our CEO's in-person presentation at the 2019 Classy Collaborative for all of you to enjoy. Streamline Your Website to Save Time &…
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June 20, 2019

Nonprofit Event Recap: The Classy Collaborative 2019 in Boston

We’re still thinking back on our awesome experience at the Classy Collaborative in Boston last month and wanted to share it with you!  What is the Classy Collaborative? It’s a…
Nonprofit Web Design
April 23, 2019

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

Thanks for downloading Mittun’s WordPress Donation Plugin! Note: If you don't have it yet, you can purchase ClassyPress Pro or download the free version. You’re on your way to creating…
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February 12, 2019

New Donation Stickers on Instagram Stories

Facebook just announced in a press release that they will be adding a simple way to give on Instagram via Instagram stories. The announcement states that this will be done…
Nonprofit Marketing
May 8, 2018

How to Ensure Brand Consistency Across Your Nonprofit’s Initiatives

“Should we have different logos for each initiative?” “How should we brand our landing pages?” “Should we use the same branding collateral — like videos and images — across our…
Nonprofit Web Design
April 24, 2018

10 Questions to Consider When Building Out Your Nonprofit’s Web Tech Stack

After reading the title of this post, chances are you’re probably scratching your head and wondering “What’s a tech stack?” A tech stack is what we call the fundamentals of…
Nonprofit Web Design
March 22, 2018

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

Photography is make or break when it comes to website design. Swap out Apple's website with poorly-shot cell phone photos from an device and all of a sudden the website…
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February 4, 2018

New Nonprofit Website Redesign – In Progress

Check out the new design refresh we're working on for SLAMT1D. It's going to have all the premium features you'd expect in Mittun's Enterprise Level Websites for Nonprofits & Social…
Nonprofit Web Design
November 24, 2017

Everything you need to know about Giving Tuesday

What Is #GivingTuesday? There’s Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Small Business Saturday, and, now, #GivingTuesday. It’s an international day of giving that brings nonprofits, donors, businesses, and communities together to celebrate…
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October 11, 2017

How to optimize your nonprofit website for on-page 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 up…
Nonprofit Web Design
August 28, 2017

Accelerated Mobile Pages Project — What AMP is and why your nonprofit website needs it now

Google is on a mission to make the web a faster place.  It's important for people to realize the advantage they have by jumping on AMP before everyone else does too.…
Donation StrategiesNonprofit Marketing
August 14, 2017

The Future Of Mobile Donations & Online Fundraising

We all know it's happening. Technology is developing faster than we can keep track and the result is more efficient ways to do everything. So what does artificial intelligence, Facebook…
Mittun Case Studies
July 1, 2017

Nonprofit Fundraising Success Story: Over $3.4M Raised

Originally posted on pcf.org and re-shared here for convenience.... We are thrilled to announce that this year’s Home Run Challenge was the best one yet! Thank you for helping us make history!Were…
Mittun News
June 18, 2017

The 2017 Classy Collaborative & Classy Awards Recap

The Collaborative is a three-day experience that connects all levels of the social sector to share breakthrough solutions to the world’s toughest problems, culminating with a celebration of the Classy…
Nonprofit Web Design
May 27, 2017

The Top 20 WordPress Themes for Nonprofits

Why WordPress? WordPress is the leading content management system that powers over 40% of the web. No other platform even comes close, which is why we're starting with WordPress. What's a…
Nonprofit Web Design
April 21, 2017

ClassyPress PRO: A Modern WordPress Donation Plugin Utilizing Classy’s API

We're stoked to officially release ClassyPress PRO— A modern WordPress donation plugin specifically built for the Classy Fundraising Suite. ClassyPress Pro utilizes the Classy.org API to dynamically integrate your fundraising…
Mittun News
April 11, 2017

Mittun Announced as Official Technology Partner for 2017 Classy Collaborative

Mittun is proud to announce that we will be in Boston on June 13-16 as one of the official-and-select-few Technology Partners of the 2017 Classy  Collaborative. We are honored and…
Donation Strategies
December 30, 2016

The Best WordPress Donation Plugins for 2017

The Best WordPress Donation Plugins for 2017 Here's the curated list of the best of the best. What makes the best? Average User Rating, Company Legitimacy, Design + Appearance, Functionality,…
Nonprofit Web Design
December 28, 2016

20 Classy Fonts to Consider for your Next Nonprofit Fundraising Campaign

If you are handling a nonprofit’s website design, email newsletters, or any other promotional material, then it’s likely that you’ve invested a good amount of time trying to figure out…
Nonprofit Marketing
October 1, 2016

Breast Cancer Awareness Month Graphics

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Show your support by downloading, saving and sharing any of these free breast cancer awareness month graphics. Click on any of the images below…
Nonprofit Web Design
July 19, 2016

Classy.org WordPress Donation Plugin

Mittun is proud to announce an official partnership with Classy.org and the launch and development of our brand new plugin! Now you can integrate Classy.org campaigns directly into your website.…