Tech Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofits more than any other organization need to effectively use technology to amplify their voice and work. The tools below can help.

Browsers

  • http://www.getfirefox.com
  • https://www.google.com/intl/en/chrome/browser/

Backup & Safety

  • http://www.mozy.com/
  • https://www.jungledisk.com/
  • http://www.crashplan.com/
  • http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/security-essentials-download
  • http://www.truecrypt.org/
  • https://www.backupify.com/

Password Management

  • https://lastpass.com/index.php
  • https://agilebits.com/
  • http://keepass.com/

Google Search Course

  • http://www.powersearchingwithgoogle.com/

Google Apps

  • http://www.google.com/enterprise/apps/business/
  • http://www.google.com/nonprofits/products/

Cloud Files

  • https://www.dropbox.com/
  • https://www.sugarsync.com/
  • https://drive.google.com

Cloud Notes

  • http://evernote.com/
  • https://drive.google.com/keep

Scanning

  • http://www.scancafe.com/
  • http://www.1dollarscan.com/
  • https://www.shoeboxed.com/
  • http://www.fujitsu.com/us/services/computing/peripherals/scanners/scansnap/

Project & Task Management

  • https://asana.com/
  • http://www.rememberthemilk.com/
  • https://trello.com/
  • https://www.wunderlist.com/
  • http://goodtodo.com/

Phone Tools

  • http://www.twilio.com/
  • http://voice.google.com

Social Media Tools

  • https://hootsuite.com/
  • http://socialfixer.com/
  • http://www.tweetdeck.com/

Twitter Hashtags

Client Relationship Management

  • https://civicrm.org/
  • http://www.salesforce.com/solutions/nonprofit/
  • http://rapportive.com/
  • http://www.plaxo.com/
  • http://www.sugarcrm.com/community
  • http://www.zoho.com/
  • http://www.copy2contact.com/

Presentation Tools

  • http://infogr.am/
  • https://www.duarteshop.com/diagrams.html

Online Collaboration

  • http://www.google.com/+/learnmore/hangouts/
  • http://www.skype.com/en/
  • http://www.crossloop.com/
  • http://www.screenleap.com/
  • https://secure.logmein.com/

Phone Conferencing

  • http://www.uberconference.com/
  • http://www.powwownow.com/
  • https://www.freeconferencecall.com/

Accounting

  • http://quickbooks.intuit.com/online
  • http://www.freshbooks.com/

Email Marketing

  • http://mailchimp.com/
  • http://www.constantcontact.com/

Web Site Analytics

  • http://www.google.com/analytics/
  • http://www.haveamint.com/

Temporary Help

  • https://www.mturk.com/mturk/
  • http://fiverr.com/
  • https://www.getfriday.com/

Open Source Software

  • http://www.openoffice.org/
  • http://www.gimp.org/
  • http://www.scribus.net/canvas/Scribus

News

  • http://cloud.feedly.com/
  • https://flipboard.com/
  • http://www.google.com/producer/currents

Images

  • http://www.flickr.com/
  • http://www.istockphoto.com/
  • http://picasa.google.com/
  • http://creativecommons.org/

Graphic Design

  • http://www.hatchwise.com/
  • http://99designs.com/
  • http://www.zazzle.com/
  • http://us.moo.com/

Hardware

  • http://www.dymo.com/en-US
  • http://www.dymo.com/en-US/cardscan-business-card-scanners/cardscan-business-card-scanners
  • http://www.livescribe.com/en-us/
  • https://squareup.com/
  • http://www.fujitsu.com/us/services/computing/peripherals/scanners/scansnap/

Mobile Tools

  • http://getpocket.com/
  • https://www.tripit.com/
  • http://www.yelp.com/
  • http://www.dataviz.com/dtg_home.html

Online Tutorials

  • http://www.lynda.com/

Learn More

  • http://www.techsoup.org/
  • http://lifehacker.com/
  • http://www.creativepro.com/
  • http://thewirecutter.com/
  • http://usesthis.com/
  • http://www.nten.org/
  • http://irose.com

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to¬†get in touch. You can also find us on social media at the links below. We’d love to hear from you!