It seems that more and more Facebook users and organizations are publishing videos on Facebook. For users, videos are easy to publish from mobile. For organizations, a nonprofit Facebook video can get more engagement than YouTube videos or even Facebook photos (according to one study). But simply uploading a video file won’t guarantee viral Facebook […]
If you’re not familiar with Canva, you should be. Especially if you are in charge of content marketing for your organization. If you’re wondering how to use canva, check out this overview below. Here’s an edited version of “How to use Canva to Create Stellar Visual Content” (slideshare is below the video):
I subscribe to Chris Brogan on YouTube. Sometimes, I even watch his videos. This one caught my attention and was the smartest 30-minute discussion I’ve heard in a while. Hard work, love, integrity, making money, making mistakes. Just watch.
I recently hungout with Phil Gerbyshak and Berni Xiong who allowed me to be on The Shut Up Show. We discuss a number of topics, which often include a healthy dose of icky personal stuff. The stuff for nonprofits – starts at 8:00. The “secret” to Facebook success – starts at 9:30. The personal stuff – starts […]
Chris Davenport and I recently had an opportunity to make this video for Movie Mondays. And if you’re not already a Movie Mondays subscriber, you can fix that right here.
We often hear that “failing early and failing often” is the way to grow as people and as organizations. We nod in agreement when we hear stories about people like Steve Jobs and Sir James Dyson, but shutter when it’s our turn to taste this bad medicine.
This week is EpicThanks where the entire internet will explode with gratitude. The goal this week is to build more classrooms for Shepherd Middle School in Tanzania. Watch this video to find out how you can help build this school, and watch Joe Waters cut off all my hair: Click the “Give” button in the […]
Over the past two years, I’ve had the awesome fortune of meeting some of the smartest community managers. I’ve learned a lot from their blogs, and have followed their orgs. But the times when I’ve learned the most are when I get to see how they manage social media from their laptops! [If you’re like […]
In this Razoo interview, Allyson Kapin from RAD Campaign talks about the benefits of creating a video to enhance your online fundraising. YouTube has a program called the “YouTube Non-profit Program” that allows nonprofit marketers to add enhanced features to their channel, including call-to-action links within videos. If used effectively, these CTAs can enhance your […]
The kind folks over at SocialFish invite me each month to write a post on their blog. Today I published an article called “YouTube now gives you superhuman power”, which goes into detail about the new features you’ll find in your YouTube channel. Below is a short video-intro to the post Read the full post […]