Industry Features

30
Nov

What is OAuth? | Learn the Basics of Open Authorization

First released in 2007, OAuth has become a staple authorization method on many websites—especially those that wish to collaborate with other organizations. We all know the cardinal rule to never share your password—and that’s never been more true! Despite their popularity, passwords aren’t as secure as we once believed. Around 90% of user-generated passwords are vulnerable to hacking. OAuth is

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27
Nov

What Is Single-Sign-On (SSO) Authentication & How Does It Work?

If your enterprise or organization is looking into password security and website authentication, you might be well aware of the challenges passwords cause. In most cases, passwords are the only things protecting our private information online, and unfortunately, if you and your users aren’t using strong credentials, there’s a high chance that your information could be compromised. In fact, many

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23
Nov

5 Vital Steps to Get Started With Token-Based Authentication

If your organization is looking for ways to improve your website’s login process, you’ve probably come across the terms token and token-based authentication. Token-based authentication is predominantly used on the web because it allows users to stay logged onto a website without the use of cookies. In addition to a more user-friendly experience, tokens are more secure because they can

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21
Nov

Fingerprint Scanning: 5 Things to Know Before Implementing

Fingerprint scanning (a type of biometric authentication) has become a popular password replacement in recent years. In fact, fingerprint scanning is used in many smartphones as a way to unlock the home screen and authorize online transactions. The user enjoys a quick and easy process and doesn’t have to deal with the inconvenience of creating or remembering a password. Plus,

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6
Nov

Top 10 Blackbaud Partners Nonprofits Need to Know [Reviewed]

In the nonprofit world, the name “Blackbaud” certainly rings bells for almost any fundraising or donor management professional. If your organization makes use of Blackbaud software and integrations to manage your fundraising campaigns and supporter engagement efforts, you’re in good company. Many mid-sized to enterprise level organizations have used the Blackbaud product family to drive their missions further, and their

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1
Sep

8 Questions About Passwordless Login Systems Answered!

Let’s face it: users don’t want to remember another password just to access their online accounts, make a purchase, or contribute to a nonprofit. It’s likely they already have multiple passwords to juggle and adding one more to the mix could make or break their decision to sign up for an account. Additionally, recent data shows that password security isn’t

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15
Aug

Why Your Website Should Utilize Passwordless Authentication

We’ve all experienced the frustration of forgetting a password to a critical account and having to go through the long process of retrieving it or creating a new one. With so many guidelines on how to create a secure password, it’s becoming extremely difficult to produce a string of characters that you can easily remember for next time. On the

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18
Jul

Top 8 Mobile Bidding Software Solutions (Reviewed)

Auctions are a tried-and-true fundraising event, but now there’s a way to add a twist to this classic. With mobile bidding software, you can make your next silent auction event more convenient for both your organization and your donors! While your nonprofit can use this software to track your procured items and organize seating arrangements, your donors may be able

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18
Jul

Top 5 Blackbaud Software Integrations (You Don’t Know About!)

If your nonprofit is one of the many organizations who’ve taken advantage of Blackbaud’s excellent product offerings, you may be wondering how you can extend your software even further by implementing a custom integration. While Blackbaud offers a number of valuable fundraising and constituent relationship management software options, you might need to look outside the Blackbaud catalog to build a

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6
Jan

Nonprofit CRMs: 7 Essential Features Every Organization Needs

Nonprofit CRM software is the most robust and comprehensive piece of technology that organizations can buy. CRMs boast an extraordinary range of benefits, from enabling your organization to better organize and leverage data to freeing up more staff hours to cutting down on errors and inaccuracies. But where do you start? There are so many providers and not all CRM software

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