Author: Erin Longhurst

Erin is the Communications and Social Media Advisor at Social Misfits Media, specialising in helping charities, foundations and non-profits better use social media to reach their goals. Follow Erin and Social Misfits Media at @ErinNiimi and @MisfitsMedia.


How does your charity deal with social media harassment?

As someone who works closely with many charities across all aspects of their social media, I often get asked about…


Make It Rain: Tips & Tricks for #Crowdfunding Success

When we were brainstorming ideas for our next publication for charities, one topic immediately sprang to our mind here at…


What Can Social Media Ambassadors Do For Your Charity?

In our last post, we took a look at what your charity could learn from Taco Bell when it comes…


#GivingTuesday 2015: Are You Ready?

We’re exactly two months away today from the UK’s second #GivingTuesday campaign – and that time is going to fly…


What your charity can learn from Taco Bell

At first glance, you might not think that American Tex-Mex fast food chain Taco Bell could have a lot to…


3 reasons your charity should be on Instagram

According to a Pew Research study released in January, Instagram is currently the fastest growing social media site. Combined with…


FREE guide – ‘What’s Data Got to Do with It?

Today, Social Misfits Media, JustGiving and the Institute of Fundraising are pleased to launch our latest publication: What’s Data Got…


What’s the future of social media for charities?

On 19th June, over 100 charity and non-profit professionals gathered to find out about the Future of Social Media and…