How To Promote Your Nonprofit On Instagram

How to Promote Your Nonprofit on Instagram

GAME EVENTS Branding, Instagram, Social Media

Since its inception in 2010, Instagram has expanded to 1 billion daily users worldwide. This makes it one of the most powerful social media platforms today! Although it is constantly growing, Instagram is still one of the best places on social media to market your brand, gain followers, and build a community that supports your cause, even if there is …

Social Media Playbook Strategies

Three Strategies to Add to Your Social Media Playbook

Game Events Fundraising, Marketing, Social Media

This is the time of year that whether you are a sports fan or not, you have to sit back in amazement at the marketing machine behind the National Football League. The NFL and its teams have mastered what it takes to create loyal fans who are engaged throughout the year.  How can you rally your nonprofit supporters using some of …

10 Things to Know about Online Fundraising and Social Media

Game Events Fundraising Information, Social Media

Social media, like many other things in life, is constantly changing. New social media networking platforms, tools and apps are emerging everyday and if you are a nonprofit managing multiple social media profiles, the task of keeping up with these changes can be challenging.   We recently read some stats that Nonprofit Tech for Good posted about online fundraising and social …

Social Media Marketing in 2016 – What Recent Research Reveals

Game Events Fundraising, Marketing, Social Media

Social media marketing seems to be a constant state of flux.  It’s a challenge for marketers to keep up with the latest social media marketing trends. We recently read the findings from the 2016 Social Media Marketing Industry report. A total of 5,100 marketers were surveyed on how they use social media to promote their business. Here is a quick summary …

Tips for Nonprofits on Facebook’s New Page Design Layout

Game Events Derby Duck Race, Marketing, Social Media

Facebook is again making changes and this time it is the Facebook’s new page design layout.  The changes started rolling out at the end of July but personal profiles haven’t changed yet.  Here are 5 tips for nonprofits to keep in mind as they are updating their page with the new layout. Review Your Cover Image Facebook has removed the …

10 Ideas to Keep Up the Derby Duck Race Excitement Year After Year

Game Events Derby Duck Race, Fundraising, Marketing, Social Media

GAME partners with over 85 nonprofit organizations worldwide to help raise funds through the signature Derby Duck Race events. Many of these partnerships have been racing ducks for only a couple years while others are long time veteran racers with over 10 years under their belt. How do our veteran racers keep their duck races going every year? Check out …

How to Increase your Facebook Page’s Reach – Organically

Game Events Derby Duck Race, Marketing, Social Media

As the popularity of Facebook has grown over the years, Facebook’s team has been working hard creating algorithms and formulas that control what you see in your news feed. Overtime Facebook introduced paid advertising to help businesses and organizations show their content to targeted audiences. Paid advertising  has made it a little more difficult to reach your audience organically.  So …

Using Facebook LIVE Video for your Nonprofit

Game Events Derby Duck Race, Marketing, Social Media

  Using Facebook LIVE Video for your nonprofit can be one of the fastest routes to gain a following on your Facebook page. Since videos are the most shareable posts on Facebook, Facebook has been working on creating ways you can optimize your video posts. Last year Facebook launched Live Video for public figures and celebrities to stream live footage …

Crushing Social Media Myths Part 2

Game Events Derby Duck Race, Marketing, Social Media

Earlier this month we posted several social media myths that you may come across and want to believe. Here’s the second part of the series with more common myths of what you might hear and what you should believe. Myth 6: My Social Media Manager Needs to be a Millennial who “Gets It” since Social Media is for Young People …

Crushing Social Media Myths Part 1

Game Events Derby Duck Race, Marketing, Social Media

Our blog this week, Crushing Social Media Myths Part 1, is part of two part series.  Social media is a great platform to bring awareness about your nonprofit’s cause. You can read books and articles, attend conferences and seminars, and research the best social media practices until you are blue in the face but you’ll come to learn a lot …