The #DC4CAST
We sit down with communication and technology thought leaders to uncover strategies for taking your online engagement to the next level. In between the insights, ideas, and inspiration, we try and have a little fun and find out what makes these people tick. Our podcast beverage sponsor is Charity Engine, "If your CRM is driving you to drink, give Charity Engine a call."

Podcasts

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Join us as we discuss the challenges of creating effective video content for nonprofits and small businesses with Alex Herder, President & Creative Director at The Duke & the Duck.
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You would not know it by her LinkedIn profile, but Kristen is a seasoned and sought-after strategist. After becoming Chief Operating Officer of Fenton Communications at age 28, she left to start her own firm, Spitfire Strategies.
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For this episode, we are joined by Jennifer Curley of the DC-based public relations and event planning company, Curley Company.  
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From DARPA to The Donald, in this podcast Professor Alan Rosenblatt takes us on a tour of online politics. The internet, he contends, is not about information, it’s about communication, and says what we are experiencing now is a revolutionary change in the democratic process.
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Scott launched a nonprofit a five years ago, with an ambitious plan: to build a bridge over the Anacostia River.
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We sat down with Allyson Kapin, co-founder of Rad Campaign, to talk about the challenges of achieving gender equity in the technology space, and in particular, the work she is doing to raise capital for women-led startups. Did you know that only 7% of investor money goes to women-led startups?!
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Nathaniel Pearlman joins us for a discussion about what motivates him to start, build and sell companies. And he's done that a few times. He's probably best known as the founder of NGP VAN and as the Chief Technology Officer of the 2008 Hillary Clinton presidential campaign.
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Special guest Melissa Thompson, a freelance editor, and former Senior Video Producer at Greenpeace, joins Heming and Bryan to talk about creating compelling online videos. Melissa discusses the creative process that goes into planning sucessful shoots, and some of the tricks & tools of the trade. Melissa also has some advice for those who want to get started making sucessful short videos.
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Join us as we take a look at how different companies take an approach at hosting websites with Aaron Porter, the Technical Sales and Partnership Director at Blackmesh.
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He's back again and he's ready to look at how the #4CastPodcast has come thus far. Zach Brooks, Digital Campaign Manager at Netcentric Campaigns, helps us understand important measures in analyzing, evaluating, and improving a podcast.
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We talk to Luke Probasco, Director of Marketing/Drupal General Manager at Townsend Security, about keeping your Drupal site safe. And on his first solo turn as host, Bryan sits down with Chanaka Perera, director of technical services at LCG, to chat about agile development. 
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With nearly a decade of experience working for various non-profits, from Emily's List to the Environmental Working Group, Colleen Hutchings joins us to share the hard lessons learned when it comes to developing your own Email Strategy and building out capacity in your digital team.
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Michael Cervino the Chief of Client Development at Frakture, formerly with Beaconfire, breaks down the need for data integration and data management. Michael share how Frakture gets around API limitation to help break down data silos.
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Drew Schneider, the founder of a popular DC community blog called Petworth News, joins the 4Cast to share what it takes to build a digital community.
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With more than 15 years as a creative marketing executive who creates and executes digital marketing strategies, Anne shares how she helps her clients work through the big picture questions.
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Join us behind the curtain as we learn the storied history of CharityEngine and what makes their all-in-one platform and customer first onboarding unique in a space flooded with non-profit CRM's.
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Riche helps break down what User Testing is and how your organization can benefit from using Data to help drive decision making.
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Frank Gomez the Principle and Founder of Ginkgo Street Labs and creater of CiviCRM's Volunteer Extension joins us this week. Frank explores organizational use cases for CiviCRM and why it might be the most flexible tool for gaining intelligence to feed into your Marketing Plan.
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For this episode, Colin Delaney stopped by to talk Audience Segmentation and we walked away feeling like a pro with @epolitics on this weeks #4CastPodcast. He also dropped some quick tips for Facebook Ad Buys.
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For this episode, we invited Bill Strum, an #SEO expert who shares his budget tips and tricks and what most #non-profits are doing wrong online. Bill consults with organizations to drive engagement on their websites utilizing a variety of SEO/SEM strategies.
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For our inaugural episode of the 4Cast, we invited Digital Campaign Manager at Netcentric Campaigns, Zach Brooks (@brooksza) to stop by and discuss his experience launching and running a successful podcast.