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Six Types of Video Inspiration


Six Types of Video Inspiration

Striving to communicate what you do, who you are, and the change you create through video? Here are six ways to use video that will inspire your new ideas.

With video, you can:

1. Launch your new project or product

  • We produced the Whiteboard Animation video below for Yale School of Medicine to […]
Six Types of Video Inspiration2019-07-09T12:59:42-04:00

Storytelling Interview Questions


Storytelling Interview Questions – How to Write Interview Questions

Are you looking for a way to take a fundraising campaign to the next level? Show how your work impacts real people’s lives? Honor a special award winner? You’re probably familiar with the benefits of storytelling. However, good storytelling depends on obtaining excellent material in a form […]

Storytelling Interview Questions2019-04-22T12:29:02-04:00

YouTube Editor and YouTube Slideshows News


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The YouTube Editor and YouTube Photo Slide Shows are going away as of September 20, 2017, per this information from YouTube.  At least for now, YouTube will retain “Enhancements” like the blur and trim functions. Instead of the YouTube editor, YouTube recommends that creators […]

YouTube Editor and YouTube Slideshows News2018-09-10T20:34:45-04:00

Video advertising — Is it in your nonprofit marketing toolkit?


Video advertising combined with great stories

Video advertising is a tool that nonprofits should dare to think about. It’s especially helpful for reaching new audiences and getting viewers to sign up or donate to your organization. SCORE is doing it with their videos.

Is there a parallel at your organization?

Do you wonder why certain videos get so many more […]

Video advertising — Is it in your nonprofit marketing toolkit?2018-09-10T20:33:40-04:00

Animated Video Gets Donors to Raise Hands for Planned Giving


Animated video is a useful planned giving tool

In 2015, the National Center for Homeopathy (NCH) used this customizable, animated video from MiniMatters to reach their members via the web, email blasts and social media, and raise awareness around planned giving opportunities. In response, four donors raised their hands to make planned gifts.