Digital Charity Lab is a not-for-profit organisation that is working to build digital skills in the charity sector. We provide free and affordable resources specially designed for charities and non-profits.

Twitter Account of the Month: GrowthHackers

@GrowthHackers What is it? An online community of ‘growth hackers’ What on earth is a ‘growth hacker’?  ‘Growth hackers’ are online marketers working on “ethical online marketing techniques that drive effective, scalable and sustainable growth”. GrowthHackers is an extremely active online community of digital marketers who are working on making the most of the real […]

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We’re on Facebook

I have some reservations about Facebook as a platform for charities; it can be very useful but it can also be a huge time suck.  See the caveats in our 5 Minute Guide to Facebook for more grumbling about this popular but changeable and unreliable platform.  Having said all that, I have decided to set up a […]

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Online Resource of the Month: GLAAD’s ‘Guide to Faith, LGBT People & The Elections’

Much like here in Ireland, the debate about LGBT rights in the US is often framed as ‘God vs Gay’. The assumption that all religious people and faiths are anti-gay often goes unchallenged, and those hiding bias behind ‘faith’ are often not properly questioned on their position. GLAAD and the Human Rights Campaign have collaborated […]

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Book now for our Email Marketing for Charities Workshop – limited places!

Booking is open for our upcoming workshop in Email Marketing for Charities, taking place in the Centre for Creative Practices, Dublin 2, on Monday October 20th. This event is kindly supported by Promozoo.ie, the award winning digital marketing agency. This event is designed specifically for the particular needs of charities, and will feature presentations on Email Best […]

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