Auction 101

Nonprofit Social Media Wrap

Social Media Wrap: May 2014

In this month’s Social Media Wrap,many of our top social media posts hit an audience nerve: bringing simple science to your live and silent auctions to make the most fundraising dollars from each auction package.     We had a guest post this month by Winspire, discussing how to get the most mileage out of… Read More »


Auction Trends in the Digital Age

The Top 5 Auction Trends in the Digital Age

While many fundraising techniques have stood the test of time, today’s digital technologies are opening up a whole new set of opportunities for non-profits. By embracing these new tools, you’ll be able to engage your supporters in new ways and increase your revenue. Our new guide, “The Top 5 Auction Trends in the Digital Age”,… Read More »


Guest Post: The Do’s and Dont’s of Silent Auctions

So you’re having a fundraising event and want to incorporate a successful silent auction but you don’t know where to begin. This blog will cover silent auctions 101 with a list of do’s and don’ts.  More often than not, your number one money-maker at a fundraising auction event will not be the silent auction; however… Read More »


Greater Giving Bid Assistants Campaign

Brand Bid Assistants for Mobile Bidding Events

Mobile bidding is still new on the non-profit fundraising scene—and the same cutting edge technology that makes mobile bidding fun and exciting can sometimes intimidate bidders who’ve never used it before. How do we make something new and different like online bidding as comfortable as possible for everyone involved? One idea is to clearly designate… Read More »