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6 Essential Logo Design Tips for Nonprofits

Hillary Skeffington May 28, 2020, by Hillary Skeffington

Logos identify. Colors, fonts, shapes, and visual graphics are infused together to create an eye-catching and memorable image. An exceptional logo should be simple in form and effectively illustrate a concept or meaning. It should be practical yet original, and easily adaptable across a variety of platforms. In short, a logo should have a great concept[…]

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Nonprofit Community Growth 101: Simple Ways to Increase Engagement

Chloe Bellows May 20, 2020, by Chloe Bellows

Here at Elevation, we often get questions from clients looking to develop a successful online presence and seeking community outreach ideas for nonprofits. Understandably, the world of social media, technology, and hashtags can be a little overwhelming, especially to the uninitiated, or if your nonprofit doesn’t have a specialist dedicated to this work.[…]

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SSL Certificates 101

Emma Wolfe May 12, 2020, by Emma Wolfe

HTTP vs. HTTPS: are you wondering what the difference is? To answer your question, "https" stands for Hyper Text Transfer Protocol with a Secure Sockets Layer (SSL). You'll need one if you want your website to appear in search results, and if you don't want a warning message to appear when users enter your website.

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Nonprofit COVID-19 Resource List

Chloe Bellows May 05, 2020, by Chloe Bellows

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Apart from the significant health concerns we are living with (and the new organizational challenges of full-time living, working and parenting at home), many individuals and NGOs find themselves faced with a constantly-evolving, complicated economic situation. These are unprecedented and unnerving times, to say[…]

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How to Prevent Hacking on Your Nonprofit’s Website

Hillary Skeffington April 30, 2020, by Hillary Skeffington

The cyber security disasters large companies such as Home Depot and Target face seem far afield from the concerns and issues faced by nonprofits. However, similar to major corporations, nonprofits are a feeding ground of financial and personal information on which hackers are eager to prey.

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