Advocacy Best Practices
Having an advocacy plan is critical to success, but where should you begin? Here are some topic areas you should be including in your plan.
Creating an Engaging Advocacy Video that Showcases Your Issue
Advocacy Mail That Builds Capacity
Author: Kate Jahries
Advocacy Video Storytelling: The New Nonprofit Super Power
Video storytelling is an “it” topic in advocacy and advertising circles. The strategy of delivering a story in the digital age that will get people to engage seems to be the latest goal for many nonprofits. But how can you do it in a consistent, scalable way that achieves your goals? Here are our tips to make an impact with advocacy video storytelling:
Using GOTV Techniques for Advocacy and Organizing
Advocacy campaigns get inspired by GOTV. Get Out The Vote, has come a long way. A good GOTV program can give a political campaign a big lift and those tactics are now being used for advocacy. you can read more about GOTV techniques here and here. GOTV techniques have transcended their former use as “valued election tools”, and are now the core component of modern GOTV Tactics. They are being turned into engagement plans and are being used in advocacy, nonprofit organizing, and the corporate world.
Political Communications 101: Make Your Point in Advocacy and Political communications
Say it! Say it loud and say it proud. We live in a world where political and advocacy campaigns have lots of ways to communicate: television direct mail, online, print, twitter and Facebook, etc. But with all of these options we have become increasing lazy with our words. Droning especially in advocacy or political communications is pointless. We all fall into the trap, even when our space is limited, we still can't seem to say something—anything.