SMS donations increase your nonprofit’s overall reach, giving you new audiences that you wouldn't otherwise be able to connect with. As people move towards mobile giving, a text-to-donate service positions your organization to meet prospective donors where they are.
JustGiving reported that they’ve seen an increase in donation activity and conversation on WhatsApp, which is now the most-used messaging app in the world. Other mobile fundraising platforms, like Good Exchange, are also integrating WhatsApp into their fundraising services.
While you can create a PayPal donate link on the fly, you may also want to create a PayPal donate button. One advantage of creating a donate button is that you can embed the button on a web page or an email.
We’ve purposefully designed our product to be the simplest text to donate service on the market. If you prefer a more DIY approach, then you might consider one of our competitors. But if you’re like me, you don’t want to have to learn HTML or figure out how to navigate another content management system in order to raise more money.
In a previous post, we showed you how to create a PayPal donation link on the fly, without having to log in to the PayPal control panel. But how do you create a PayPal donation landing page?