The Golden Age of Newsletters

Higher Logic

In fact, good old fashioned email newsletters are having a bit of a renaissance. I used to get most of my reading material from social media (a place I still go) but am now often guided by newsletters -- everything from 730DC to Buzzfeed News to Lena Dunham’s Lenny and more (who knows how many newsletters I’ve signed up for recently). I like the commentary and specificity of each newsletter. What is it about newsletters that’s becoming so trendy?

The State of the Nonprofit Newsletter

Wild Apricot

If you missed the Nonprofit Blog Carnival's Nonprofit Newsletter Trends and Tips, here's a recap and some additional posts and resources. nonprofit newsletters

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March Update: Resources to Help Your Organization Adapt During the Pandemic

Wild Apricot

In this month's newsletter, you'll find out about our online user summit, two new product enhancements, a podcast on improving your social media presence, and more

Daily Buzz: Ideas for Freshening Up Your Newsletter

Associations Now

Members are always looking for fresh content, and newsletters are a great place to provide it. Instead of a cookie-cutter approach to every newsletter, take time to make each one unique. The post Daily Buzz: Ideas for Freshening Up Your Newsletter appeared first on Associations Now

Who Should Own Your Email Newsletter Production Process?

Associations Now

The email newsletter is a centerpiece of digital strategy for many organizations. And this can make executing your email newsletter tricky business. And, of course, volunteers might want a say in what goes inside your email newsletter.

Resources of the Association Community

Smooth The Path

Here are some generous folks who have done the curation for you, connecting you with free resources, conversations, and education. Association Success sends a daily curated newsletter with a key feature from their own blog.

Help Millennials Get Jobs: Offer Online Learning & Career Resources

WBT Systems

Create an online career center that features professional development programs and other career resources for young professionals. A targeted newsletter and streaming video series helps them build rapport with prospects. By providing affordable learning and career resources, you’ll not only help millennials get a job, you’ll help them build a learning habit along with an association habit.

Enhance Your Career Resources through an Internship Module

Association Adviser

Incorporating a new career development tool such as an internship module on your online career center helps position your association as the premier resource within your industry or profession. Do you remember searching for internships while in school or as a freshly minted graduate?

2 More Free Non-Profit Resources

Wild Apricot

Here are a couple of interesting resources that might be helpful for organizations working on Fundraising or member/donor communications plans for 2011: 1. Nancy Schwartz, publisher of these resources and the Getting Attention blog and e-newsletter, sees taglines as "a key tool in building strong non-profit brands,( read more ).

May Update: COVID-19 Relief, Update from Support, and More

Wild Apricot

In this month's newsletter, you'll hear about our new COVID-19 Response and Resources page, as well as get the latest scoop from the Support Team and more

Four Community Newsletters You Need to Subscribe To

Higher Logic

Community management is a growing industry, with more resources than ever before - but sometimes it can be hard to find the golden nuggets within the ever increasing sea of content. Although some might think them old-school, email newsletters are having a renaissance.

Seen Elsewhere: Resources for Trend Scanning, Gaming, Productivity

Idea Architects

Seen Elsewhere: Resources for Trend Scanning, Gaming, Productivity. In one of my volunteer roles, I write a feature in the ASAE Executive Management Section IdeaLink newsletter called Seen Elsewhere. Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects. Jeffrey Cufaude is an architect of ideas.

Marketing Resources for Associations and Small Businesses

Association Navigator

Here are some good marketing resources for your association or professional services firm. Verto isn’t a Hinge client yet, but I am impressed with the quality of their resources and webinars, as well as the overall polish, look, and feel of their materials.

No Web Designer? No Problem: 5 Free Web Design Resources

Mizz Information

As I've been researching how to do these things, I've discovered some great resources I never knew about before so I figured I may as well share them here. Here are a bunch of great resources you can try.

March Update: An Update on our Update

Wild Apricot

We've also got a free webinar coming up and some helpful resources from industry experts. march newsletterFind out how our latest release went and want changes we've reverted.

Associations Live: Filling in the Gaps: Resources to Improve Your.

Associations Live

Filling in the Gaps: Resources to Improve Your Career. We all have our favorite resources we rely on time after time. skip to main | skip to sidebar. Associations Live. Connecting MSAE members and a world of ideas! Monday, March 21, 2011. This discussion was a collaboration of the best websites, books, blogs and printed materials one can use for various association needs.

Our Favorite 2016 Summer Community Resources

Higher Logic

We compiled a list of some of our favorite resources to keep you updated while you bounce around the summer months. No, this isn’t your standard reading list -- in fact, very few of these resources are actually blogs or books. We Support NYC (Newsletter).

Member Engagement Just Got Temporarily Easier

Smooth The Path

Create a temporary daily or weekly e-newsletter of industry/profession-specific articles that are COVID-19 related. Develop a landing page or microsite as a one-stop-shop for information and resources that your members need during this time.

AE on the Verge: 3 Reasons to use only text in your e-newsletter

AE on the Verge

3 Reasons to use only text in your e-newsletter. Im sometimes asked why our association e-newsletter isnt loaded with a template, graphics, colors, and pictures. Check out what a heavily formatted and imaged newsletter looks like on a very small screen. We encourage members to take sections of our newsletter to redistribute to their clients/customers/others or into social media. A newsletter I've been receiving in text converted to a prettier format.

November Update: 6 Ways to Level up Your Volunteer Program in 2020   

Wild Apricot

In the November newsletter, we share a guide on the new finances module in the mobile app, resources to help you use the new email editor, and a Meet the Team interview with Sundus from our Support team

Top 20 Tech Sites That SocialFish Follows


This tech site covers technology in relation to cars, science, culture, podcasts, circuit breaker, longform, newsletters, and forums. Resources

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18 tips for negotiating with speakers

Aaron Wolowiec

Following are some examples of activities an organization may request or require of its professional speakers: write a newsletter/magazine article or be interviewed; write a post for the organization’s or meeting’s blog; participate in other elements of the meeting; participate in a pre-meeting online conversation; record a promotional video; or present/facilitate a pre- or post-meeting webinar. Dissemination of speaker resources (e.g.,

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How to Update Your Membership Retention and Renewal Programs

Moery Company

Here’s a step-by-step plan to develop an intentional renewal process: Set a Goal and Evaluate Your Resources. Set an internal membership renewal goal and outline the resources that you have on hand to renew your members.

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(Re)Developing Your Membership Renewal Process – Association Field Report (May 22, 2020)

Moery Company

Having an intentional membership renewal plan is critical this year, here’s a step-by-step plan to develop a renewal process: Set a Goal and Evaluate Your Resources. Set an internal membership renewal goal and outline the resources that you have on hand to renew your members.

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Got NDR (Non-Dues Revenue)?

Association Adviser

Many associations overestimate how much revenue a new NDR program will generate and underestimate how much time and resources it will require. If he had more resources, GACTE’s Gambill said his organization would like to focus more on social media advertising.

A few online resources that worked for me in 2010

Moving through the Association World

Here are a few online resources that I used in 2010 that improved my productivity and the way my clients did business. MailChimp is great for any kind of email including basic marketing and even newsletters. Mashable is a great resource that you can stay on top of new and useful social media resources. Anyone out there want to share their top online resources from 2010?

Curating conference content to promote member engagement

Aaron Wolowiec

The annual conference finally draws to a close and the last thing on your mind is the resource and content treasures unearthed throughout the event. Association resources should be deployed to ensure all barriers to implementation are removed and successes celebrated. Develop a library of resources. Learning Meetings Social Media collaboration education engagement Event Garde Higher Logic Lauren Wolfe online communities recruitment resources retention social media webinar

Top 20 Tech Sites That SocialFish Follows


This tech site covers technology in relation to cars, science, culture, podcasts, circuit breaker, longform, newsletters, and forums. ResourcesAt this age of the modern century, technology has emerged tremendously with new technological inventions and latest apps existing in the technological sectors. At the heart of the digital invention is technology where gadgets, software, and apps came into existence. People utilize technology for granted and to keep themselves updated.

Going All-In for Conference Improvement

Velvet Chainsaw

We’re happy to announce that work is complete and the resources available to the industry we love are more accessible and plentiful than ever! Brain Candy – Resources. Ramblings conference improvement resources

A Guide to the Association Market in China ?


The following article below appeared in the September 2010 issue of ASAE’s Global Link e-newsletter. Local human resource departments will not proactively support associations unless endorsed by a general manager.

Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects: Seen Elsewhere: Building Creative.

Idea Architects

In one of my volunteer roles, I write a feature in the ASAE Executive Management Section IdeaLink newsletter called Seen Elsewhere. The best are delivered in a free newsletter every Sunday and make for an inspired start to the week ahead. Jeffrey Cufaude, Idea Architects.

Webinar Sponsorship Trends – Association Field Report (May 8, 2020)

Moery Company

I highly encourage you to do two things: record the webinar and then promote the recording on a variety of different platforms: social and e-newsletter. Hi, it’s JP Moery with your report from the field.

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What We Learned From the PPP Application Process – Association Hustle Podcast Episode 230

Moery Company

Our small family business here in Virginia received a Virginia 30 Day Fund grant, we had an angel investor loan us some resources, and the PPP loan came in. I don’t think there was any way the infusion of resources would occur without the help of many.

Moving Forward: How to Recover, Relaunch, and Rebound – Association Hustle Podcast Episode 234

Moery Company

Our newsletter open rate is up 20% and our click through rate has gone up to 22%. Here’s why: we’ve been providing timely resources and insights for associations to navigate the pandemic and now we’re focusing our content on how to move into recovery mode.

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Five Areas of Focus for Association Leaders During a Crisis – Association Hustle Podcast Episode 229

Moery Company

You can launch a trial membership during the pandemic that allows those that are non-members to access resources that you are currently providing to your members. Our open rates on our email newsletter has gone up almost 10%.

The Big Picture: Words and Phrases That Trigger Some Spam Filters

The Big Picture

In delicious synchronicity, moments later the ASAEs Technoscope newsletter arrived in my Inbox. One of the articles points to this resource for a list of words and phrases that trigger some spam filters. The Big Picture. A big-picture view of issues and trends affecting associations - in Mississippi and nationally. Shawn on Facebook. Shawn on Twitter. Shawn on Google+. Shawn on Pinterest. Shawn on LinkedIn. « Click Here | Main. |

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.

Associations Live: Make Life Easier

Associations Live

MSAEs Young Professionals Group met on Feburary 10th to discuss the top resources each one of us use in our careers (and personal life too). Endomondo Winter Survival Kit BeFunky Fx Skitch Sit or Squat Appzilla Whatsapp Instagram Pinterest itriage Other Resources Software - Photoshop Elements (cheaper than buying full version of Photoshop) Software - Premier Elements (for video) - webinar services MSAE Staff MSAE Members What website, blog or magazine do you read?

Association Brain Food Weekly: 7.4.16

Reid All About it

Newsletters. Sticky Conference : Each edition of this monthly newsletter from conference and trade show consultants, Velvet Chainsaw, is devoted to one challenge or issue. Thanks to Independence Day, most of us have a four-day work week after the 4th.

26 ways association professionals find problem-solving inspiration

Association Success

Over the last couple of months, we’ve had conversations with more than a dozen association professionals around the United States, asking them about the resources they turn to when they need to get creative.