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  • Make The Most Of Your Resources
    Have you checked out our  Resources  page? It's a great place to find helpful tips and how-to's.     more
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  • Hide and Seek
    In just America, we have conducted a staggering 20.3 billion searches in one month. Google accounted for 13.4 billion searches, followed by Yahoo! (3.3 billion), Microsoft (2.7 billion), Ask Network (518 million), and AOL LLC (277 million). Knowing how to harness those searchers helps you attract potential donors!  more
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  • Where Does The Money Come From?
    We all know that with each and every Kinterathon we are trying to raise money. But where does the money to set up the event come from. From previous events? Possibly. From individuals? Again possibly. But what helps out a cause to get the event going? The answer is sponsors.    more
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  • WHAT THE FAQ??
      Have you ever added the pre-designed FAQ page to your Kintera Thon event only to find that it’s not your organizations frequently asked questions? Maybe you’ve wondered " Is there is a way to create a custom page that is specific to my event and participants? " This blog is here to show you how!    more
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  • Make Your Event Friendly To Find With A Domain Name
    Don’t be alarmed with what may sound like a fancy term. A domain name is a simplified web address to help people easily find and recognize your web site. For example: www.myevent.org. That domain name can then easily be shared and remembered by users for easy access to your site. more
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  • Making The Friends Asking Friends Switch: Standard To Essentials
      You currently have Friends Asking Friends events that are using the Standard Template design, but would like to give them a face lift. Blackbaud Sphere users have the option of converting their Friends Asking Friends events to the updated Essentials Template design.  more
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  • Making The Connection: Raiser's Edge Sphere Connector
      Wouldn't it be awesome to use a module that synchronizes Sphere event information so that the Raiser's Edge database has the latest constituent information? This can be done via the Raiser's Edge Sphere Connector by syncrhonizing Friends Asking Friends event information from Blackbaud Sphere into The Raiser's Edge.    more
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  • Mobile Fundraising Made Easy
      Want to expand your event's presence past the desktop? Allow participants to easily fundraise anywhere and anytime?  Blackbaud Sphere users can enable the Fundraising with Friends mobile app for their Friends Asking Friends events. The mobile app allows participants to fundraise from their iPhone or Android mobile devices. In addition, participants can download the mobile app to track their events and connect with donors. more
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