How to tell your stories





Using videos and photos to tell your story – considering video and photos in storytelling from Charity PR.

Tips on creating a great charity video – top tips from Reason Digital.

8 great charity writing tipsthe Directory of Social Change tips on creating good content.

Tips on taking a good photo – tips from Charity PR.

Charity guide to communications for change – great guide from the Media Trust about how to hone your message and communicate your message and shift opinions.

Get started with digital storytelling – how you can show your impact through digital storytelling from CharityComms.

Strategic story gathering – tops tips from CharityComms.

Storytellng co-creation – Key to effective co-creation from CharityComms.

How to write in plain English – great guide from the Plain English Campaign.

A-Z of alternative words – when you need a different word to say the same thing – from the Plain English Campaign.

Tips on good storytelling – some useful tips from donorbox.



Considering GDPR on photos, case studies and films – from CharityComms.

Case study consent form – template from CharityComms.

Photo consent at an event – useful resource from the resource centre around getting photo consent.



Useful organisations/website

Charity pr – some useful PR information for charities on website set up by Ethos Public Relations company.

Small charities coalition – free resources and information on a range of subjects for small charities.

Plain English campaign – an excellent site to help all communicators to write clearly avoiding gobbledygook, jargon and misleading public information.

Directory of social change – great site for free guides, and training to help charities thrive.


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