People who share a fundraising page on social media are four times more likely to donate than those who don’t, and those that share using a mobile device are seven times more likely to give, according to a report by JustGiving.
Charity campaigners must treat social media in the same way as any other campaigning tool, devising a proper strategy for its use, Shelter chief executive Campbell Robb has said.
Cafod has chosen a solution from Plan B Disaster Recovery to improve data recovery times in its new offices in south London.
This month's roundup of IT procurement in the sector includes a new HR and payroll system at CAF and wide area network improvement projects at St John Ambulance and Skillshare International.
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Niroo Rad outlines how charities should use email to supplement and enhance their social media output.
Whilst apps are currently in vogue and seem an attractive way to target young donors, providing a mobile version of your website with compelling content and an easy-to-use donor process may be more beneficial, says Pete Stevens.
Skillshare International has adopted IBM-based collaboration technology to speed up its wide area network and tackle bottlenecks resulting from different network speeds and capacities around the world.