Contacts Features Tips

Akubo Tip: How to remove inactive contacts

  When you no longer interact with certain persons or organizations, it might be a good idea to remove them from your database. In Akubo, you can remove contacts either by actually deleting them (including all their records) from your database, or by simply changing their contact status. For most cases, we recommend the second […]

Features Tips

Akubo Tip: Tracking your donors

You may have some donors in your database who haven’t donated since 2014, for example, or some who haven’t donated at all. Now is a good time to get in touch with them through a mailer. In Akubo, you can view a list called Lapsed Donors: it’s a list of donors who have donated before, or have not given since, 2014. […]

Email Blasts Features

Write better headlines for email

Last year, we wrote about how helpful it is to have a good design for your email newsletters, as it’s the first thing the recipient notices when they open your email. But what if the reader decides not to open your email at all? It’s not unusual for most people like your customers or prospects […]


A DSWD registration checklist

If your NGO is recognized as a social welfare development agency (SWDA), then you already know that the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) requires NGOs like yours to register with them at one point. While SEC registration is always necessary for an organization to operate, a DSWD registration means better credibility, especially at a […]

Akubo Team Features

What multi-tasking cost me

Being a customer care engineer, I have to work with clients and assist them if they have technical questions. I handle clients in the US and in the Visayas region in the Philippines, and sometimes give client presentations. At the same time, I also have another task: a web application project. With these tasks that […]