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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!