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Beth Kanter

Beth Kanter is a Master Trainer and the author of Beth’s Blog, one of the longest running and most popular blogs for nonprofits, and co-author of the highly acclaimed book, The Networked Nonprofit, published by J. Wiley in 2010, and its new follow-up, Measuring the Networked Nonprofit, published in 2013 by J. Wiley. Follow her on Twitter @kanter.
Advancing Social Media Measurement for Foundations

Advancing Social Media Measurement for Foundations

In April 2013, I was invited to participate in a meeting organized by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation called Advancing Social Media Measurement for Foundations, where I presented on the State of Nonprofit Social Media Measurement. The participants were a cross-disciplinary group and included people who work at different foundations in the areas of evaluation, communication, social media, and programs as well as people who work for nonprofits and as consultants who work in evaluation, social media, network analysis, data scientists, and others. We had two working sessions where we focused on defining outcomes, strategies, key performance metrics, and measurement