Social media is a very powerful tool for charities and NGOs as people naturally like to share their support for good causes.
It’s also an easy way for supporters to share fundraising initiatives and raise extra money.
We’ve previously blogged about five charities with excellent Twitter feeds as well as our own tips for how these organisations can improve their social presence, and now I thought it would be useful to highlight the ways in which charities are making the most of Twitter’s new header images.
There appears to be a trend among charitable organisations and NGOs to use the header as a way of promoting various causes and campaigns, which leads to the images becoming clogged up with text and phone numbers.
Personally I’m dubious that many people are going to spend time reading an appeal within the header image, so it’s perhaps better to opt for an impactful visual instead. A picture is worth 1,000 words after all.
So with that in mind, here are 10 examples of charities and NGOs with inspirational header images…