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7 Social Media Tips For Nonprofits (+ We Try Them Out!)

Social media is part science, part strategy, part gong show - a whimsical act of random efforts that somehow come together. Mostly, its about sharing content in new and fun ways.

So what works on social media these days?

TechSoup Canada Meme_resizedMemes, the Internet's version of a pun, are a great way to boost engagement - like this one to your left!

How about some fill in the _______?

And did you know our brains respond better to lists with an odd number of items? Like "7 tips" or "11 ways to love your cat" - yes we are testing this right now...is it working yet?

These are just some of the great social media tips that Tierney picked up at a recent donate and learn event.

> See all 7 Social Media tips for nonprofits


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