Introducing Our DS Product Lines

Helping stations win their local markets with Content & Distribution, Revenue & Marketing, Analytics, Editorial, and Preferred Partner products and services.

Quick Pledge and PCI Compliance

Nov 9, 2010

The credit card industry is tightening their guidelines. The PCI (Payment Card Industry) now requires all organizations that process, store or transmit credit card information to be PCI compliant.

What does this mean for you as a station?

Quick Pledge Back Office Form

Oct 14, 2010

A reminder that Quick Pledge includes a secure Back Office Form that you, your volunteers and call centers can use to enter phone pledges. Use this feature to streamline your data entry process and reduce penmanship issues!

The Back Office Form is based on your default Quick Pledge form, but the fields are ordered differently.

With Quick Pledge, one or more staffers can receive a pledge notification email when a new pledge comes in!

The notification email includes the full donation details, with the exception of credit card information. These email notifications are different from your encrypted pledge file emails. Notifications are great for non-drive times when you may not check for online pledges regularly. You can set different addresses for each form.

To Set or Edit Your Pledge Notification Email Addresses:

$20 million with Quick Pledge

Apr 19, 2010

Quick Pledge Fundraising Stats

Thought you might be interested to know that in the last year, from: 4/2009 to 4/2010, stations raised $20 million online using Quick Pledge, with an average gift of $100.

  • Total Quick Pledge transactions: 199,500
  • Total Amount raised using Quick Pledge: $20 million
  • Average Quick Pledge Amount: $100

Congratulations to all our stations!

Pages

We are here to help!

Our Help Center contains links to product FAQs, training videos and a link to our support form.

Read the Latest from Digital Services

Now launching: New StationConnect logic for more consistent branding and workflow improvements

As we’ve worked to develop and improve Member Station presence across all NPR platforms, two important considerations have guided our decision-making: what value will this have for both stations and end users, and what impact will it have on station workflow? Today, we’re launching new logic in StationConnect designed to make your workflow much more efficient, ease the burden of updates, present your brand more consistently, and further foster strong relationships between your listeners and...

Read More

Measuring your audience and engagement: Updates from Analytics team

Last week was our monthly analytics webinar, where we gather together the top insights across the system on both audience and engagement. As you might expect, election coverage was a big focus for the system this month, and we broke down audience consumption of election coverage, as well as its impact on retention rate. And the results are significant: politics and election coverage had more than double the one-week retention rate of the previous 12 weeks. We also launched two big features to...

Read More

4 Lessons I Learned on Creating Podcasts as Managing Editor of NPR One

As more and more people create podcasts, there’s a lot of competition for people’s ears. But, there’s a reason so many public radio producers are finding success in the podcasting space - we know how to tell a good story! Platforms like NPR One also help provide clues and recommendations for how you can hook your potential podcast audience. Start strong. We can’t understate how important the start of a podcast is. NPR One’s Innovation Accountant Nick DePrey examined the data and found a...

Read More

NPR DS gathers & coordinates SoundExchange royalty reporting for entities covered under CPB and SoundExchange agreement through 2020.