How To Write An Amazing Nonprofit Newsletter + 5 Inspiring Examples

Wild Apricot

Nonprofit newsletters are vital for engaging your members. Here are tips to help you write your very own nonprofit newsletter with examples

Five Tips for Improving Your Email Newsletter Workflow

Associations Now

Trying to reach your audience with an email newsletter? Consider these tips for newsletter success. Whether you’re starting a newsletter or refreshing on an email product you’ve already built, a lot has to go right before you hit “send.”

January Update: Guess Who’s the Keynote Speaker for our Annual User Conference

Wild Apricot

integromat persi-awards personifest 2019 january update newsletterThis month's update includes the announcement of the keynote speaker at PersoniFest, our annual user conference, a chance to win an award for your organization, and info on Integromat and our latest release.

Whitepaper: Is AI Right for Your Association’s Newsletter?

Multiview

Abstract: Email newsletters remain a vital communications vehicle for association engagement and marketing. Can the promise of artificial intelligence provide… The post Whitepaper: Is AI Right for Your Association’s Newsletter? Association Insights Content Marketing AI Artificial Intelligence Association Newsletter Association Newsletters News Briefs whitepaper

Introducing: Our Newsletter Referral Program!

Association Success

All you have to do is forward any associationsuccess.org email newsletter to your contact list and ask them to subscribe. You can follow your progress at the bottom of our associationsuccess.org newsletter. Newsletter Signup Get a chance to win awesome prizes!

7 Content Types to Consider in Your Organization's Next Newsletter

MembersClicks

Not long ago on the MemberClicks blog, we touched on content ideas for your organization's newsletter. But in addition to content topics , there are also different content types you can play around with to keep things fresh and your readers engaged.

JP Moery’s Association Playbook – Episode 187: Get to the Point, with Jordan Weiss

Moery Company

What drives Host JP Moery crazy is when “communications” just don’t get to the point, whether it’s a blog, e-newsletter, an email, and particularly during a podcast.

September Update: The new update that will help you create beautiful emails

Wild Apricot

This month's newsletter includes a big announcement about our email editor, an introduction to using the new admin roles, and an interview with Katya, our product manager

Book of the Month - April 2019

Association Success

Today, he is focused on his newest venture rasa.io , an artificial intelligence software company for publishing Smart Newsletters, and AssociationSuccess.org. Is your association ready for the Digital Age? Editor’s note: Every month, we interview a different author who has valuable insights that are relevant to professionals within the association industry.

Why Does Membership Have to Be So Complicated?

Moery Company

From where I stand, we need to intentionally focus on how we can level out the process for prospects to not only join the association but to register for a convention, buy an ad in your newsletter or a booth at your annual meeting.

Small staff? Embrace Content Marketing

Moery Company

5 : The blogs and videos provide the content for a weekly e-newsletter. The Moery Company faced major headwinds in its start-up phase. Primarily, no one knew what the heck we did.

Association Brain Food Weekly: 4.12.19

Reid All About it

Association professionals, please consider participating in the 2019 Association Communications Benchmarking Survey. Here’s a little piece I did on microvolunteering —one of my longtime soapbox topics—for my state association’s newsletter.

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August Update: Here’s Your Sneak Peek of 3 New Features Coming Soon

Wild Apricot

This month's newsletter includes a look at some of the new features coming up soon, the recurring donations mini course, a webinar on reporting with Wild Apricot Payments, and regular favorites like Blog of the Month

8 Practical Ways to Boost Engagement with Mobile Event Apps

Higher Logic

Publish an event blog or newsletter. Being notified with relevant, timely information in the form of a mobile-friendly blog or newsletter can help drive engagement and build stronger connections for future conferences and events.

8 Tips to Write Emails Your Association Members Will Open

Higher Logic

billion by 2019). If you send out different kinds of emails (newsletters, event information, system communications about your technology etc.) Recipients may have an idea of what content is typically in your newsletter, but without any further explanation there is no pull to read more.

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June Update: Here's What You Can Do With Version 7.0

Wild Apricot

This month's newsletter introduces you to 3 of the new features in version 7.0, plus we start a new segment to help you get to know our team

7 Online Member Acquisition Strategies to Grow Your Base

Blue Sky eLearn

For example, your organizations can offer each other: Advertising space in emails or newsletters. An e-book in return for a newsletter subscription. Your membership base is the heart of your organization, no matter what type of organization you work for.

3 Ways to Strengthen Communication Using Smart Member Data

Higher Logic

Manage email newsletter subscriptions. If your organization manages a membership program, you know that it can be a real challenge keeping your members fully engaged while developing ways to grow your program.

Want to Make a Bigger Impact With Email? Send Less Often

Associations Now

Marketers that send one newsletter have an average open rate of 33.4 Your audience will reward you with higher open and click rates if you don’t send more than five newsletters a week,” writes GetResponse Senior Account Manager Przemys?aw

The Benefits of an AI-Powered eNewsletter 

Association Adviser

Features Marketing & Communications Technology AI-powered newsletters artificial intelligence rasa.ioAssociations produce valuable content for members, but it's easy for that information to get lost in a crowded inbox. Personalize communications at scale with an AI-powered enewsletter.

How Communications Teams Can Help Boost Nondues Revenue

Associations Now

Association communications teams can play an important role in generating nondues revenue, according to Naylor Association Solutions’ 2019 Association Communications Benchmarking Report [registration].

Does Your Association Need a Stop Doing List?

Associations Now

People may say, ‘Hey, they didn’t do the newsletter, so I don’t care what they are saying about my program.’”. Associations are always trying to do more for their members, but with limited time and money, sometimes the best way to move forward with new projects is to stop doing old ones.

April Update: How to Learn About Fundraising, Marketing & Management for Free

Wild Apricot

This month's newsletter covers the best free webinars on the internet, how to get an SSL certificate for free, and 3 new event registration hacks

Benchmark Report: Association Communications Struggle to Keep Up

Associations Now

For its 2019 Association Communications Benchmarking Report [registration], Naylor got surveys from more than 400 senior leaders representing small, medium, and large organizations in North America.

5 Marketing Pain Points & Solutions (From Our In-House Experts)

Higher Logic

Thankfully, we include some resources to help you put your best 2019 marketing strategy into action (with minimal headaches, of course). Speaking of strategy, check out: Ace 2019 with 6 Expert Marketing Strategy Tips. Sometimes it’ll be an email newsletter with text and images.

Daily Buzz: Show Volunteers Their Impact

Associations Now

— Scot Lienke (@ScotLienke) September 27, 2019. It could be an article, webinar, member newsletter, and so on, say The Membership Guys on their latest podcast (another form of content, for those keeping track). Most people volunteer because they want to make a difference.

Public Social Network or Private Online Community? 11 Tips to Guide Your Decision

Higher Logic

For example, the Massachusetts Society of CPAs (MSCPA) offers advertising space on its online community and weekly newsletters and use an advertising kit to promote the space and the engagement rates. Would you build your house on rented land? Or move all your belongings into a hotel room?

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4 Tips for Generating More Non-Dues Revenue from Advertising

Higher Logic

In a year, the ad space in their online community daily digest emails, weekly e-newsletters, and discussion pages brought in nearly $14,000 in additional revenue. If you’re from the Midwest, you probably know someone who loves pickling anything and everything. (Or

AI and Email: A Match Made in Heaven?

Associations Now

As Amith Nagarajan, chairman of the AI-driven newsletter platform Rasa.io, explained in an Associations Now interview earlier this year , it’s important not to put AI at the center of your technology work, but on the peripherals.

Three New Formats To Increase Engagement At Your Event

Associations Now

Subscribe to“Otter Talk,” a bi-monthly newsletter that highlights trends, ideas, and actionable takeaways for your association events, written by an experienced member of the planning community who has lived the “planning life.”.

How to Create a Strategy That Includes Everyone

Associations Now

Highlight implementation progress and challenges in the newsletter. Without engagement from all stakeholders, your grand plan for a new strategy is likely to fizzle. Making strategy discussions inclusive can help. “It It just sat on a shelf.”

I Want the Right Pageviews

Eric Lanke

Show me the pageviews of the people coming to our site because they've bookmarked it, or they clicked on one of the links in our member e-newsletter. This week's blog post is partly inspired by this post on Seth Godin's blog. In it, he makes the case that the idea of "reach" is overrated.

Daily Buzz: Inspire a Bored Board

Associations Now

Keep board members in the loop with an easily accessible communication portal, monthly newsletter, or Facebook group. — Ariella Phillips (@ariellaphillips) July 25, 2019. Periodic dips in enthusiasm are normal, but if disinterest persists, find ways to reinspire board members.

Improve Intergenerational Communication: 3 Tips to Attract & Retain Younger Members

Higher Logic

So, don’t rely on clunky email newsletters and unworkable CMS systems – that’s not what they’re expecting from an association who wants their membership. “Generational hazing has always been a part of our cultural narrative. We need to unite generations to focus on moving forward together.” –Kim

7 Online Member Acquisition Strategies to Grow Your Base

Blue Sky eLearn

For example, your organizations can offer each other: Advertising space in emails or newsletters. An e-book in return for a newsletter subscription. Your membership base is the heart of your organization, no matter what type of organization you work for.

Membership Hack: Microvolunteering for Content Creation

Associations Now

Your members can pitch in as content creators of social media feeds, newsletters, or blogs. These microvolunteering opportunities can help time-strapped members get involved. How to hack it?

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A One-on-One Growth Strategy

Associations Now

To that end, NAFCU revamped its daily advocacy newsletter to highlight just-the-facts content. The National Association of Federally-Insured Credit Unions has enjoyed a membership and revenue spike in recent years. The secret? A lot of face time. When B.

Test-Drive Your Next Member Recruitment Campaign

Associations Now

The “ United in Possibilities ” campaign, which won a 2019 ASAE Gold Circle Award in the membership recruitment campaign category, launched first in AOA’s Georgia and Minnesota chapters. The newsletter really was a peek behind the scenes of what the AOA was doing for young members.”.

The Hottest Event Trends for 2029

Associations Now

A search for “event trends 2019” brings up more than 657,000,000 results. We’ve got 2019 handled; let’s talk about 2029 instead. Using ideas for the future to improve our events today. By Beth Surmont CAE, CMP.

Improving the Attendee Experience with the 5 Hows

Associations Now

Subscribe to“Otter Talk,”a bi-monthly newsletter that highlights trends, ideas, and actionable takeaways for your association events, written by an experienced member of the planning community who has lived the “planning life.”.