Platypus Digital

What we do

 

We help charities recruit regular givers and fundraisers, deliver top notch digital training and help them do better digital work.Find out how we do it.


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Latest blog posts

Why We’ve Banned Internal Emails And You Should Too!

 

We have a fun rule in the office.

Anyone who sends an email to another colleague has to donate £5 to a charity of the recipients choice.

It’s transformed the way we communicate with one another in such positive way that we’re encouraging everyone to do it.

 
Communication is the key
We trade in communications. It’s what we do. But we became aware that our communication with each other could do with some working on. When you’re busy, …Read More

How to spread digital knowledge to other teams

Trying to get digital knowledge to spread beyond the confines of the digital team can be the work of a lifetime for a head of digital in a charity.

Even if you’ve got a digital team of a reasonable size, your organisation’s digital outputs are always going to be limited if it’s all down to just that team. And even if you do all the doing, having colleagues who get the basics doesn’t half help.

It’s …Read More

7 digital must-haves for charities

Getting started with digital at your charity can be an overwhelming prospect.

There is such a huge number of tools, platforms and opportunities out there that it can be impossible to narrow down where to start.

Here are the 7 essential things we think every charity should have as part of their marketing arsenal.
A plan
Before you get started with all those fancy tools, do you know who you’re actually going to try and reach with …Read More


“Working with Platypus has been a pleasure. They completely understood our brief from day one, used their deep understanding of digital marketing to attract new audiences, and shaped content that encouraged more people to access our online support.”

Catherine Allen Head of Marketing March 17, 2016

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