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How to Maximize Your Non-Profit on Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is a global day that allows people to dig deep to donate money for charity, however only 18% of people are aware of Giving Tuesday. As a result, non-profits need to boost their charitable donations through carefully-planned, well-timed emails.

The Right Marketing Strategy

To maximize your non-profit, your digital marketing strategy must include email outreach, website messaging and social media marketing. Make sure to engage your pre-existing donors and leverage them as volunteers. Contact them over multiple platforms (email, social media, etc.) as 79.2% of volunteers are more likely to give twice as much as non-volunteers.

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World

Rising seas could displace 2 billion people by 2100

In the year 2100, 2 billion people – about one-fifth of the world’s population – could become climate change refugees due to rising ocean levels. Those who once lived on coastlines will face displacement and resettlement bottlenecks as they seek habitable places inland, according to Cornell University research.

“We’re going to have more people on less land and sooner that we think,” said lead author Charles Geisler, professor emeritus of development sociology at Cornell. “The future rise in global mean sea level probably won’t be gradual. Yet few policy makers are taking stock of the significant barriers to entry that coastal climate refugees, like other refugees, will encounter when they migrate to higher ground.”

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Health

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Looks

Sadly, not everyone is blessed with perfect looks and full confidence with their appearance. With the way that looks are so important in today’s world – which has been only enhanced due to the prevalence of social media – this is an issue if you don’t feel comfortable in your own skin.

Thankfully, there are plenty of simple methods you can take advantage of to enhance your appearance. These easy techniques also require very little effort and time investment. So before even thinking of going down the cosmetic surgery route, take on the following 5 tips that will help improve your looks.

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US News

Republicans and Democrats follow news in similar ways

Republicans and Democrats are very much alike in the ways they follow the news despite their differing opinions of the media, according to a report released today by the Media Insight Project, a collaboration of the American Press Institute and The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.

People on both ends of the political spectrum are equally likely to pay for news, to get news from social media, to seek news out actively rather than obtain it passively, and to get news multiple times a day. Democrats and Republicans are also equally likely to use local news sources, and they tend to follow similar topics, the report finds.

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Featured

How to Maximize Your Non-Profit on Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is a global day that allows people to dig deep to donate money for charity, however only 18% of people are aware of Giving Tuesday. As a result, non-profits... Read more »


U.S.

Republicans and Democrats follow news in similar ways

Republicans and Democrats are very much alike in the ways they follow the news despite their differing opinions of the media, according to a report released today... Read more »


Entertainment

New studies illustrate how gamers get good

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Health

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Looks

Sadly, not everyone is blessed with perfect looks and full confidence with their appearance. With the way that looks are so important in today’s world – which... Read more »


Curiosity

Baby Boomers Behaving Badly in Extramarital Sex Study?

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How to Develop Reliable Medical Devices

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World

Rising seas could displace 2 billion people by 2100

In the year 2100, 2 billion people – about one-fifth of the world’s population – could become climate change refugees due to rising ocean levels.... Read more »


Science

The story of music and humans are intertwined 

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