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April 5, 2024

6 Tips for Ensuring Accessibility & Inclusivity in Your Nonprofit’s Digital Assets

In the rapidly evolving digital landscape, accessibility, inclusivity, and functionality are not just buzzwords—they're essential components of any online presence. As we continue to shift towards a more digital-centric world, the need to ensure that websites, fundraisers, and forms are accessible to everyone, including those with disabilities, becomes increasingly critical.
March 29, 2024

The Ultimate Guide to Creating an Accessible Website Everyone Can Love!

Ensuring that your nonprofit's website is accessible to everyone, including individuals with disabilities, is not only a matter of inclusion, but a legal requirement. Web accessibility involves designing and developing your website so that all users, regardless of their abilities, can engage with your content and services. This commitment to accessibility is crucial for nonprofits aiming to reach and serve their entire community effectively. Additionally, compliance with web accessibility standards can safeguard your organization against legal challenges. Let's explore the essentials of making your nonprofit website accessible and compliant.
March 27, 2024

6 Ways to Set Up Grateful Patient Emails for Successful Deliverability

For hospital foundations, grateful patient emails are a pivotal strategy for expanding your donor base and appreciating dedicated caregivers. When you obtain a list of email addresses, it's crucial that your carefully crafted messages are successfully delivered. Let’s look at how to optimize email deliverability while adhering to regulations and honoring your audience.
March 15, 2024

How to Add an Administrator to Luminate Online

At the heart of Luminate Online lies its ability to efficiently manage administrator accounts. These administrators are the backbone of your organization's online presence, entrusted with overseeing everything from donor management to campaign tracking. They play a crucial role in ensuring that your nonprofit operates smoothly and effectively within the Luminate Online ecosystem. In this guide, we'll walk through the steps on how to create an administrator record in Luminate Online.
March 14, 2024

First Steps for Data Integration: How to Get Started

The biggest challenge we have as fundraisers isn’t asking for money, it’s knowing who to ask in the first place. And to do that we need data. Lots and lots of (necessary) data. Data is central to everything you do - the who, what, and when. How it’s organized and maintained impacts your ability to close a gift and report on progress. In this blog post, we talk about the importance of data integration and how to do it successfully.
February 28, 2024

3 Ways to Record Donor Advised Fund Gifts in Raiser’s Edge NXT

Donor advised funds, also called DAFs, have become one of the most active charitable giving vehicles in philanthropy. Allowing donors to set aside funds and disburse grants to charitable organizations of their choosing has made this form of giving very attractive to donors. DAFs provide an incredible level of flexibility for supporters as well as extraordinary new opportunities for nonprofits. They are also difficult to navigate when recording gifts in your CRM, like Raiser’s Edge NXT. Today we are going to talk about 3 ways to record these in RE NXT.
February 9, 2024

Your Guide to Preserving Historical Data from Google’s Universal Analytics

As the digital fundraising landscape evolves, so do the tools we use to analyze it. Google Analytics has been a cornerstone for many organizations, providing invaluable insights into website traffic, user behavior, and marketing performance. However, with progress comes change, and it's time to bid farewell to an old friend – Google Analytics Universal Analytics (UA).
January 25, 2024

Practical Tips to Build an Accessible Donation Form (With Free Download!)

Building an accessible donation form improves inclusivity, reachability, and SEO. Meeting the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines should be an important part of your fundraising strategy. In this blog post, we talk about four reasons why you should consider an accessible donation form.