November 01, 2010

The Rise of the Nonprofit Social-Media Manager

The latest issue of The Chronicle offers a look at the people behind some of the nonprofit world's most noteworthy Twitter handles.

If you follow @starfocus, @wharman, @amyganderson, @akmcquade, @miriamskitchen, or @cariegrls, the piece offers insight into how they're working to raise support and money for their organizations.

If you aren't following them, we suggest you start.

They're the new denizens of the social-media world, with a job title that didn't even exist a few years ago.

Social-media manager.

You can read more about how social-media managers are helping their charities spin a new web of support and bolster fund-raising efforts in the latest issue of The Chronicle.