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Charities with biggest increases to Facebook audience

Five charities have increased their Facebook audiences by more than 30,000 already this year. Cancer Research UK is way out in front of everyone else, having increased its number of likes by a staggering 74,715 to take its total to a massive 1.44 million. The National Trust is also doing extremely well, with the second… Continue reading Charities with biggest increases to Facebook audience

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The 10 charities with fastest growing Twitter audiences so far this year

There are 10 charities that have grown their Twitter audience by more than 10,000 since the start of the year. Way out in front is the National Trust, which despite starting 2017 with more followers than any other fundraising charity has since added a further 40,732. It is followed by Macmillan Cancer Support, which has added… Continue reading The 10 charities with fastest growing Twitter audiences so far this year

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National Trust and Cancer Research UK fastest growing charities on social media

The National Trust and Cancer Research UK increased their leads as the most followed charities on Twitter and Facebook during February. The National Trust already had a following of 671,735 on Twitter – more than any other charity – by the end of January. It increased its followers by a further 10,880 in February, a… Continue reading National Trust and Cancer Research UK fastest growing charities on social media

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Charity presence growing faster on Facebook than Twitter

The number of people liking charities on Facebook is increasing almost twice as quickly as the number following them on Twitter. I looked at the size of social media audiences across 93 charities and found that their total Facebook audience increased by 161,826 in January, compared to an increase of 85,510 for Twitter. There were 13 charities… Continue reading Charity presence growing faster on Facebook than Twitter