The Agitator has three articles on the 50 worst charities and a scandal about fundraising costs. It's not pretty reading, but contains a lot of food for thought for the ethical fundraiser. Part one, part two and part three.
Penelope Burk on the importance of the little things.
Gordon Michie with an in-depth look at telephone fundraising.
Clarification warns against boring your donors.
Karen looks at how you can use fiction and non-fiction techniques in your appeals.
Kevin asks why Help for Heroes is so successful?
If you commute into London via train then it's been hard to avoid the Friends of the Earth bee campaign. Open share the story of the train ad and Bluefrog talk in-depth about the donor recruitment direct mail.
The Data Monkey on Dorothys and other names on your database.
Customer service technology. Part one of a seven part series from Forrester Research. Important, as many charities aren't very good at this.