facebook applications and tools

Blog Post

Facebook updated their guide to help nonprofits build their organization's presence on the world's top social media platform.
Facebook is beginning to focus on how it can help with real calamities.  Social media tools have quickly become a mainstay for disaster response in many countries and Facebook wants to work with the government to provide information for those in...
There has been lots of good conversation over at the Zoetica Salon this week about building Custom Facebook tabs (image above is the tab for the Zoetica Salon built on Beth Kanter’s Fanpage). It was of particular interest to Kami Watson Huyse since...
It's an exciting week at the Case Foundation ... not because of us, but because of you. That's right, because yesterday, we launched the 2009 America's Giving Challenge - the success of which rests entirely on the ability of individuals like you...
Our final Gear Up for Giving Ask the Guru session before America's Giving Challenge launches took place today with Sarah Koch from Causes. We were excited to end our series with this session in order to give our audience a chance to ask an expert...
We are very pleased to announce today that the Case Foundation, Causes and PARADE are joining together to present the 2009 America’s Giving Challenge, a national competition launching on October 7. The Challenge, which will be featured in an...
News from the Case Foundation and what people are talking about this week in the world of giving, tech and everything in between. We reflect on America's Giving Challenge We were very excited this week to publish our America's Giving Challenge...
We're excited to share with you today the America's Giving Challenge Assessment and Reflection Report, authored by Beth Kanter and Allison Fine. When the Case Foundation team launched our first online Giving Challenge in December of 2007, to test a...

Video

Nonprofit social media Q&A from Causes' Sarah Koch and the Case Foundation's Kristin Ivie.
Sarah Koch of Causes on Facebook discusses how to best engage supporters online. Koch suggests that organizations provide opportunities for users to actively participate rather than just absorb information in order to foster involvement and...
How can nonprofits fundraise more effectively? Sarah Koch of Causes on Facebook shares her recommendations for online fundraising related to a specific intiative.
Video tutorial on how to embed a social or fundraising widget into your Facebook page by John haydon
How to embed a YouTube video into a Facebook Page tab using the Static FBML app
How to display photos and videos to a subgroup of your Facebook Page fans by John Haydon
Video on how to create an iFrame application for your Facebook page with WordPress by Nonprofit Facebook Guy
How can nonprofits best use Causes on Facebook for advocacy, awareness, and fundraising? Sarah Koch shares tips for taking advantage of the tools Causes offers-- from creating compelling content to building a community of supporters.

Web Resource

Causes provides the most comprehensive and effective tools for nonprofits and activists on Facebook.  Using the tools on the Causes application, nonprofits can build communities of supporters, conduct fundraising campaigns, circulate petitions,...