Communications & Technology Resources

As nonprofits, we’re always looking for a creative way to communicate an idea, to launch a new product, to reach a new audience, or to boost productivity and efficiency. The following resources were curated to help nonprofits find new ways to balance the legacy of our communities with the vision of tomorrow’s technologies and the ever-changing ways in which we communicate with one another.

Nonprofit Tech Talk

Have burning questions about technology, an application, or new tool your nonprofit wants to adopt? Looking for advice or best practices on technology management? Join the Nonprofit Tech Talk Google Group, a listserv with over 800 nonprofit technology professionals. Join now.

Digital Marketing

Email Marketing

Beginners Guide to Email Marketing

Email Marketing

Email Marketing Service Providers for Nonprofits


Beginners Guide to Website Analytics


Developing an Effective Website

Cyber Risk

Managing Cyber Risk in Online Communications

Graphic Design, Photography, & Video

Graphic Design

Basic Graphic Design Tips

Protecting Intellectual Property

Protecting Your Organization's Intellectual Property

Graphic design glossary

Graphic Design Glossary

Media Relations

Pitching Idea to Media

Pitching Your Story to the Media


Tips on Working with the Media

Developing Media List

Developing Your Media List

Social Media


Facebook for Nonprofits


Twitter for Nonprofits


YouTube for Nonprofits

Event Planning

Event Planning Basics

Event Planning Basics

Time and Money Saving Tips

Time and Money Saving Tips

Getting Participant Waivers

Getting Participant Waivers