How Social Media Can Benefit Nonprofits
Semester of Creation
Master of Arts in Professional Writing (MAPW)
Writing for the Web
Description of Work
This website provides a resource for administrators at nonprofit organizations, detailing the importance and best practices of using social media: it is a virtual how-to in creating and controlling a nonprofit’s social media presence as well as a concise explanation for why nonprofit administrators should invest time into enhancing the organization’s social media presence. As well as exploring the benefits of social media, it also demonstrates how to use social media, how to set up accounts, and how to reach specific audiences through social media platforms such as LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Through different pages, the website seeks to assist nonprofit administrators learn how to choose the best social media platform for their organizations, how to make social media benefit their organizations, and how to begin raising the social media presence of their organizations.