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5 Things You Should Know About Content Marketing (The Nonprofit Sector Guide)

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Content Marketing StrategyContent marketing is a powerful device in the marketer’s toolbox to grow a successful business. In addition, it can also be a crucial instrument when helping a nonprofit organization. Want to raise awareness about your NGO’s recent campaign? Or would you like to enhance your brand strategy and increase support for a meaningful cause? In that case, content marketing is exactly for you!

What Is Content Marketing?

For starters, it’s a long game that is built around strategy. It helps you build a strong relationship with your target audience by providing high-quality content. This includes planning, creating, distributing, sharing, and publishing content for the potential customer. What matters the most when creating such content is planning ahead. That means having a clear marketing strategy and understanding the pain points of the targeted group of people.

Types of Content Marketing Campaigns Nonprofits Can Do

There are several different types of content that can be leveraged by companies and nonprofits. This includes news, video production, white papers, e-books, infographics, email newsletters, case studies, podcasts, how-to guides, question and answer articles, photos, blogs, etc. All of these things can be of great help when it comes to marketing a nonprofit. Even if you are a cause-based for-profit organization or retail store, like this patriotic t-shirts company, you can highlight your charitable giving through creative content and messaging to help your audience understand how your mission and values are grounded in community service.  Nevertheless, always remember: you have to create content that is useful for your audience to gain their trust.

Leveraging Visual Content for Nonprofits

The more visual your content is, the easier it will be for the visitor to relate to what you have to say. That is why it is important to use a lot of images in your content. Marketers who embrace visuals gain higher returns such as followers, likes, shares, visits, clients, and revenue. It is also crucial to keep the imagery compelling and consistent with your voice. Share a photo or your recent project, or a video explaining your mission – the possibilities are truly endless!

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