Presentation on theme: "Kyrsten Skulborstad and Melissa Urscheler. International Justice Mission International Justice Mission is a human rights agency that secures justice for."— Presentation transcript:
Kyrsten Skulborstad and Melissa Urscheler
International Justice Mission International Justice Mission is a human rights agency that secures justice for victims of slavery, sexual exploitation and other forms of violent oppression.
At the End of Slavery Narrated by actor Danny Glover, “At the End of Slavery: The Battle for Justice in our Time” takes you inside the violent and ugly business of modern-day slavery – the buying and selling of human beings – from the brothels of the Philippines to the brick kilns of India.
Implement successful online marketing strategies to promote and increase the number of watch parties Offer blog readers helpful advice on hosting watch parties Create original content for blog Host at least one watch party in Columbia Research and suggest methods to effectively transition from movie into the broader anti- modern-day slavery movement Original Goals
6/10 online adults watch online video 74 percent of broadband users with high-speed connections watch or download online video 37 percent of adult internet users watch or download news videos online 22 percent watch or download educational videos Original Research According to Pew Internet & American Life Project…
57 percent share links to video 75 percent receive links to watch video from others 62 percent prefer “professionally produced” video 19 percent prefer content “produced by amateurs” Original Research According to Pew Internet & American Life Project…
Goal 1 Accomplished: Blog Tour At least one post per week highlighting At the End of Slavery on another recognized, anti-modern-day slavery blog during the month leading up to The Weekend to End Slavery and to reciprocate the post on AtheEndofSlavery.com. Oct 16: ALENOW.org Oct 23: Shift6threads and The Truth About Polygamy and Human Trafficking Oct 31: Ya Basta! Human Trafficking Today by Texas RioGrande Legal Aid Nov 6: Thinkchristianly.blogspot.com and Cjaye57.wordpress.com Nov 7: Stop Traffic Fashion’s Blog
One post per day during the week leading up to The Weekend to End Slavery, highlighting helpful tips and suggestions to hosting a successful watch party. Examples of Work: Top 5 Tips for house party hosts Free-trade gift ideas for your house party Delicious recipes for your house party Goal 2 Accomplished: House Party Tips
Goal 3 Accomplished: Original Content September 25 : Soundslides presentation by Kyrsten Skulborstad compiled during Summer ‘ 09 internship, An Inside Look: IJM Investigators October 12: 3-minute video, Modern Day Slavery: What do you know about it? October 26: Soundslides presentation, A Story of Hope: Freedom for Viswanathan November 4: 3-minute video, iEmpathize CEO: Using the Arts to Raise Awareness November 9: Photoshop creation: Delicious recipes for your house party! November 10: Free-trade gift ideas for your house party
Goal 3 Accomplished: Original Content November 12: 2 minute video: Illinois State Senator on how to fight against modern-day slavery November 13: Top 5 tips for house party hosts! November 13: Don’t forget to register your house party! November 14: Share your Weekend to End Slavery experience! November 17: Link to IJM.org to Soundslides presentation on IJM investigators and bonus interview with VP of Investigations, Jeff Blom: Undercover with IJM Investigators December 10: Soundslides presentation: Story of Hope: Kumar Weekly: Media Scans: What’s in the News?
Original Content: Video Modern-Day Slavery: What does your community know?
Original Content: Party Tips Recipes for Weekend to End Slavery watch parties
Original Content: Soundslides Freedom for Viswanathan
Goal 4 Accomplished: Watch Parties House Party 1 (November 6) - Hosted by Fellowship of Christian Graduate Students - 30 people in attendance - Led by 2 former IJM interns House Party 2 (November 14) - Hosted by members of MU student group Stop Traffic - 25 people in attendance
September Google Analytics: ATEOS News/ Updates
October Google Analytics: ATEOS News/ Updates
November Google Analytics: ATEOS News/ Updates
Overall Statistics: September – November Google Analytics: ATEOS News/ Updates
September Google Analytics: AttheEndofSlavery.com
October Google Analytics: AttheEndofSlavery.com
November Google Analytics: AttheEndofSlavery.com
Overall Statistics: September – November Google Analytics: AttheEndofSlavery.com
Google Analytics: IJM.org September 1 - September 30, 2009: Traffic Sources : AttheEndofSlavery.com: #6 (out of 10 sources) Directed 1,230 visits to IJM.org IJM.org bounce rate from ATEOS.com visitors: 6.59% IJM.org’s average bounce rate: 39.37%
Google Analytics: IJM.org October 1 - October 31, 2009: Traffic Sources: AttheEndofSlavery.com: #6 (out of 10 sources) Directed 1,423 visits to IJM.org IJM.org bounce rate from ATEOS.com: 15.18% IJM.org’s average bounce rate: 39.98%
Google Analytics: IJM.org November 1 - November 30, 2009: Traffic Sources: AttheEndofSlavery.com: #8 (out of 10 sources) Directed 972 visits to IJM.org IJM.org bounce rate from ATEOS.com: 26.75% IJM.org’s average bounce rate: 39.80%
The Weekend to End Slavery : Statistics Total number of kits distributed before The Weekend to End Slavery : 2589 Number of online kit orders: 1075 Number of kits distributed through other means: Benefit dinners: PNW Advocacy Day: ATEOS DC Premiere: Major donors and other contacts: Church and campus: approximately 254
The Weekend to End Slavery : Statistics Number of registered house parties hosted before or during The Weekend to End Slavery : 410 Total number of registered house parties: 531 Additional number of registered house parties following The Weekend to End Slavery: 23
The Weekend to End Slavery : Comments "The ATEOS House Party campaign was one of the best collaborative efforts I think we’ve had at IJM.” - Erica Boonstra, IJM Governmental Relations “ ” - Austin Graff, IJM Church Mobilization “ ” - Elleen Campbell, IJM Director of Justice Campaigns
Challenges Long distance communication One blog vs. two blogs Delay in enabling ATEOS.com blog “Comments”
Goal 5 Accomplished: Suggestions for Movie to Movement IJM Washington, DC Benefit: December 10 Urbana Conference: December 27 Abolition Cards AttheEndofSlavery.com discussion forum Twitter: modern-day slavery facts Awareness Partnerships: iEmpathize, Not For Sale IJM Campus Chapter Roadies
Lessons Learned Pre-planning phone calls with Dan; agenda Organization of blog tour Consistent posting, esp. original content Amount of manpower behind managing blog Students’ awareness of modern-day slavery Passion is essential!