Our top three London marathon trends

UPDATE MONDAY 14TH APRIL – Over £16.2 million has now been raised by London marathon runners! With the world’s biggest fundraising…


What can we learn from #nomakeupselfie?

#nomakeupselfie – whether you love it or hate it, this home-grown internet craze has seen thousands of people getting involved….


Six conversion tips for your charity website

Conversion Factory is a consultancy that specialises in boosting the conversion rate of its clients across a range of industries, including…


Only 140 characters, but £2.5 million raised: Twitter and JustGiving in 2013

Ok, we’re a bit late in the let’s-review-2013’s-numbers-and-create-a-fancy-infographic game, but I can assure you, this is worth a read for…


Four things every charity should know about Christmas giving

As an early Christmas present, we’ve decided to share a little gift of insight. Check out our Christmas giving infographics…


Top 10 charity Facebook posts of 2013

Following hot on the heels of our top 10 charity tweets of the year, comes the respective post focusing on…


Top 10 charity tweets of 2013

2013 eh. What a year. No really, what a year. As we can’t remember what actually happened this year (I’m…


A few million reasons to like Facebook and JustGiving

Facebook recently launched a new design for their iconic like button, and we were excited to be featured on their…


The evolution of social giving – how giving behaviour on JustGiving has changed in the last 12 years

Today is #GivingTuesday, a global movement launched in the USA last year to encourage a peak of giving as we…


How behavioural economics can help your charity: a Q&A with Kimberley Scharf

Kimberly Scharf (@kimberleyscharf) is a professor of economics at The University of Warwick and works on issues related to charity, giving, the third…


What’s next for events? Infectious fundraising

Our last key trend in our ‘event fundraising monitor: what’s next for events?‘ report looks at how fundraising is infectious. Technology…


What’s next for events? A thirst for experience

Following last week’s post on ‘The Team GB effect’, our second key trend revealed in the event fundraising monitor: what’s next…