How charities can use the new live video feature for Twitter

Periscope is a new live video streaming app for Twitter (currently only available on iOS), which allows viewers to explore the…


Five ways to improve your charity’s blog

Fran Swaine, head of digital at Platypus Digital, attended Sounddelivery’s Social Media Exchange 2015 (#SMEX15) on Monday and heard many…


Top tips for using paid social media

It’s no surprise that organic reach on social media is on the decline but without a big budget, how can…


TV storylines, social media and your charity

Recently Channel 4 screened Cyberbully, a chilling real-time thriller, starring Maisie Williams from Game of Thrones as a teenager battling…


Battlehack – the ultimate global hack for good

As a tech for good company, we are beyond excited to be a global partner in PayPal’s Battlehack – along…


Fundraising on social media on a shoestring

Whether you’re looking to increase donations or recruit supporters to participate in fundraising challenges, social media is among the most…


Five experts share five tips for #GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday takes place on 2nd December 2014 and is a global day of giving. The idea behind #GivingTuesday is to…


The Manchester Dogs Home fire appeal – in numbers

There has been an amazing response to the sad news about the Manchester and Cheshire Dogs’ Home fire. Within 24…


How to incentivise your social media shares to drive donations

Michael Vlassopoulos is a senior lecturer in economics at the University of Southampton. He’s been conducting research to evaluate incentive…


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….


Social charity of the month: AfriKids

AfriKids is a child rights organisation working in northern Ghana. They’re great at using their excellent blog and social media…


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…