Social Media Fundraising
The Basics of Social Media
Leveraging social media and using online marketing can be simple and easy once you get the hang of it. The point of social media is to connect and cultivate relationships with friends, family, co-workers and acquaintances — showing people what you’ve been up to. This is also a great way to engage them in helping your cause!
Below are some tips and tricks on how to successfully market yourself through multiple social media platforms.
Facebook is a fantastic tool for individual fundraising. If you have a Facebook page and use it regularly, these tips will be especially helpful to you. Just starting out on Facebook? Don’t worry — it’s simple and easy to set up an event.
Follow the steps below to start connecting with friends right away:
Twitter is another great tool for fundraising. Although not as many people are plugged into Twitter, it still is an awesome way to send shoutouts to friends and keep your cause relevant.
Want a neat way to keep people interested? By creating a blog, you can post fundraising updates, anecdotes about training and preparing for your climb, pictures, and news stories relevant to your climb and getting youth outdoors. The possibilities are endless. All you need is a little motivation for content!
Climbing For Kids Logo
Needs some artwork to punch up the look of your social media campaign? Right click on the picture below and choose “Save Image As…” to download the Climbing for Kids logo.