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Want to keep up with the fundraising industry, get some tips and ideas for your upcoming charity events, learn about nonprofit technology, and find out what's happening in the GiveSmart world? You can do that all by following the GiveSmart blog! Plus, if we say so ourselves, these posts are just plain entertaining!

5 Best Practices for Hosting an Online Auction [Infographic]

Are you having an online auction anytime soon? Then you may want to make sure that you are following some online auction best practices. 

Win $500 in Credit to Spend on Auction Items

We have talked a lot lately about auction items and experiences - most notably in my list with over 150 ideas for auction items. But this is your

How to Turn Bidders Into Donors

Let’s face it:

Sometimes people come to your events because they want to bid on that great vacation package you’re offering - and then you never

Online Auctions: Are They Really Worth Your Time?

There was an episode of Will and Grace about online auctions. In case you don’t remember it, here is a recap: