Want to create a Fundraiser, but, don’t know where to start?

HelloFund’s Checklist for creating a simple, yet, effective fundraising page: Fundraiser Title Fundraiser Goal Short Description Additional Information Form Description Add Video Google Map Fundraiser Date Fundraiser Logo Background Image Custom Background Color and Accent Color (Callout Button Color) Select Fundraising Options in HelloFund Custom Donation Levels Checkout Confirmation Message Custom Email Confirmation Messages with…

Promote your next fundraiser more effectively

As we see a surge in the number of fundraisers and campaigns coming up online, there is still a lack of education on how to promote fundraising and campaign pages. Whether you ask fundraisers to create their own pages to support your organization’s campaign, or you create the pages for them, we recommend you review…

HF Tutorial: How to Use HelloBar to Promote Your HelloFund Page

Say ‘hello’ to HelloBar. There are many options for website pop-ups and announcements, but our favorite here at HelloFund is HelloBar. Not just because we share similar, very cool names, but also because their tool is easy to design, install and effectively converts users! A hello bar is a great alternative to using a website…

HF Fundraising Page Case Study: Rebecca’s Wish

We did a Case Study recently on a fundraiser for Rebecca‘s Wish (based in San Antonio, TX) and wanted to share some of its success.  Here are some quick stats along with the fundraising page they created with HelloFund. See the full Case Study. About the Fundraiser: Goal – $10,000 Purpose – Raise money for families that have children with pediatric…

Local Austin Organization increased Ticket Sales by 42% when they switched to HelloFund

We know creating an Event Ticket or fundraising page isn’t enough. You also need a solid marketing strategy to get the word out.  A local organization in Austin, TX utilized HelloFund for their annual event in August 2018 and here is what we learned from their promotion strategy on social media. Prior to creating marketing…

Using Email Marketing For Your Fundraising Page

In order to send emails, you need an audience! So let’s start the our email marketing conversation with how to collect emails: Include an email subscribe form on your website so you can collect emails from users who are interested in hearing more from you (this will be helpful as we talk about email marketing…

Step By Step Fundraising Promotion Guide

One of the biggest questions we get once our users publish their fundraising and donation page is, “What is the best way to promote my page?”. This is a make-or-break question for your campaign. If people don’t know you exist, they can’t support you. To help you achieve success and spread the word in an…

Mark your calendars for November 27, 2018 — Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is where holiday giving is at! If you’re not participating, you’re leaving donations on the table. Yes, it is a crowded space that people are starting to talk about earlier and earlier every year. And yes, everyone and their mother has a Giving Tuesday campaign, but that’s also because there are donors there…

The 5 Most Important Places on a Fundraising Page

1. Surprise, surprise, it’s the top of the page! According to this study, user viewing time was distributed as follows: Above the fold: 80.3% // Below the fold: 19.7%. In the same study, the viewing time increased significantly at the very bottom of the webpage, which means that visitor’s attention goes up again in the…