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Viva the Time on Site, The Page View is Dead!

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Source: Flickr User Lynetter. I'm tracking social media metrics for a variety reasons. that it???s time on site.??? Total Minutes???

Schwab Social Entrepreneurs Summit 2007

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We're wrapping up an intense couple of days here in Zurich, and I take the spectacular train to Davos this afternoon. Roger Martin, dean of the U.

Jon Stahl’s Journal » Blog Archive » Donor Management Process Mapping | Thursday, 15 February 2007 at 7:55 pm [.] Fig. 2.

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The 2007 Skoll Awards for Social Entrepreneurship

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The big celebration was also in the Sheldonian: the 2007 Awards for Social Entrepreneurship. And it was exciting!

Wrapping Up the 2007 Skoll World Forum

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The Balancing Act: just about right This is my third Skoll Forum, and I definitely think that it was the best. This year I think they got it right.

Warning: Museum Graduate Programs Spawn Legions of Zombies!

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Okay, they don't eat people's brains. Heck, many of them are intelligent, sincere, interesting people. Summer's coming to D.C., She was a ceramicist.

Working to Change the World - May 24, 2007

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Bill Coleman and I will be speaking at Santa Clara University on Working to Change the World on May 24th, 2007. Thursday, May 24, 2007 5:30-6:30 p.m. It should be fun: I really enjoy talking with Bill and this is a chance to talk about what we both think really matters! Here's the announcement from SCU.

Nonprofit Org in TIME's Top 10 Websites of 2007 | NTEN: The Nonprofit Technology Network

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Nonprofit Org in TIME's Top 10 Websites of 2007 | NTEN: The Nonprofit Technology Network: "2007Submitted by Annaliese on Wed, 12/19/2007 - 2:21pm.nonprofit technoloy | NPTech | NTEN | nten membersLong-time NTEN member organization VolunteerMatch made it into TIME's list of Top 10 Websites for 2007. Congratulations!

Video Blogging Week:2007

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It starts on Sunday. The details are here

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N-TEN Conference 2007 - Flickr Session!

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N-TEN Conference 2007 - Flick Session! Originally uploaded by christuttledotcom. Giving up branding, not have the photos on our web site.

Games for Change 2007: Funders Perspective Panel

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Photo by Rikomatic. The key takeaway for me is the whole point about the need for new metrics to measure learning from games. MacArthur Foundation.

2007 Global Social Venture Competition

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just found out about a matching making blog for the 2007 GSVC, where social groups can link up with students who want to work on a business plan. Teams interested in attending this event should be planning to submit their business plans to the 2007 GSVC. The executive summary deadline for GSVC is January 17, 2007.

2007: New Year's Technology Resolutions

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To be more productive with the time I spend online and put some of the suggestions that Ed Hallowell in his book, Crazy Busy suggests about avoiding online time wasters. 2. To stop being a digital slob in terms of my hard drive, tagging habits, flickr photo annotation, blog posts, etc. But maybe I can be fast and neater? 3.

NetCentric Advocacy: ShutterClock - Friday 11th May 2007 @ 8PM GMT

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Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « social circles - marcos weskamp | Main | - Campaign Song Poll » May 17, 2007 ShutterClock - Friday 11th May 2007 @ 8PM GMT Network syncronizing distributed group of people to take a photo at the same time. 160 people. 160 people.

Institutional Blogs: Different Voices, Different Value

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Nik inquired as to how I feel about museum blogs. He asked: Hey Ms. what's your take on museums that keep blogs? Worthwhile? Any good ones out there?

NTC 2007 Day of Service: Come Join Us

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Want to see an online documentary from 2000 that shows scenes from the first ever Day of Service held in Kansas City in March, 2000? Click here.

This entry was posted on Sunday, March 11th, 2007 at 1:18 pm and is filed under CRM , Technology. Comments Matthew Scholtz | Sunday, 11 March 2007 at 3:49 pm This sounds like it would work to me, good to hear the details. Steve | Sunday, 11 March 2007 at 4:11 pm There are a couple reasons for doing things this way. Thanks!

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Is the Nonprofit Technology Conference 2007 on your list?

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The 2007 NTC Conference is around the corner, well in April, but some discount pricing deadlines coming right up. I'm excited because this will my seventh one! And, this year I will be attending the conference and coordinating the Day of Service too! This year, Washington, DC based nonprofits will have an opportunity to receive free consults.


The Six Signs That Twitter Isn't For Your Nonprofit

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Twitter reflections and insights have been the air. Chris Brogan's post says, " Twitter has changed my life." The program???s Don???t Don???t

NpTechTag MetaFeed: 2007 Version 1 - Feed Fixed, Tag Still Broken?

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Allan Benamer gave a shout that the NpTech Meta Feed was broken. The NpTech Meta Feed has been revised and move to here: [link]. I've asked Marshall to put a forward on the old feed. But is it fixed? brilliant reflection, if only presenting one point of view, but still worth reading! It's here. What purpose do folksonomies serve? Is it useful

Crowdsourcing is so 2007

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Let me introduce you to crowdcollecting. The video you will watch below consists of seven music tracks/videos that are made exclusively from video material found on YouTube. Enjoy.

Museums and Flickr

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Leonard Gagnon's daughters knitting from John Collier, Jr. used with permission). Here's the description of how they used flickr for the exhibition.

Live from Convio Summit 2007 - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop


Some highlights… Austin noted that Convio now has almost 1,300 clients, after the acquisition of GetActive earlier this year.

Live From New York: 2007 DMA Nonprofit Federation Conference - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop


One of today’s sessions at the DMA Nonprofit Federation Conference in NYC focused on just that. The lesson? Why am I buying this?”

nfp 2.0 » The trends that will drive charities in 2007!

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Never mind, there will be plenty of elbow room to experiment and innovate in 2007. 2007 will be the year of the widget. Welcome to.

Last minute tidbits

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Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology Last minute tidbits December 20, 2007 This will be my last post of 2007 – I’m taking some days off from work and blogging, and won’t return until the beginning of the year. Be Helpful.

Nonprofits Celebrate New Home in Second Life: Nonprofit Commons Grand Opening Gala Event on August 14th, 2007

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Tuesday, August 14, 2007 at 5:30 p.m. thought some of you might want to check it out. So don't worry if you barely know how to do anything.

Friday Pop Quiz


So I am sitting here at the Maryland Psychological Association Convention, in deep dark Linthicum Heights, Maryland (no, I'd never heard of it either) at my vendor table, waiting for people to start showing up. This is pretty exciting, I've never been a "vendor" before! You know the 1:10:90 rule? It obviously doesn't add up to 100. Pop quiz.

PostSecret: Lessons in Meaningful User-Generated Content

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into their offerings. heard Frank Warren speak at the American Visionary Art Museum. But please only put one secret on a card. But they had just begun.

ISO Understanding: Rethinking Art Museum Labels

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I don't usually fist-pump while reading the New York Times. The review was harsh. Art becomes a kind of one-liner. If you aren’t, you feel had. Period.

5 Tips to Start a Nonprofit Blog

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I am often asked for advice from nonprofits that want to start a blog. Here are five of the tips I most frequently give: 1. Post consistently.

Blogathon 2007: Raise Money for Your Favorite Cause with your Blog

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Starting Saturday, July 28th at 6 AM PST, 2007 Blogathon bloggers will post a new post every 30 minutes for 24 hours to raise money for their favorite cause. If you do decide to join the 2007 Blogathon, let folks know in the comments of this post. Image Credit: The 2007 Blogathon mascot, Meme the Sheep, was created by the Ryan Estrada.

Pew Internet Report on Tagging Use

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Here's an example of "social search" in action. both Nancy White (via the for: option in delicious) and Michele Martin (via email) sent me the link to the recent Pew Internet report on tagging. December 2006 survey has found the at 28% of internet users have tagged or categorized content online such as photos, news stories or blog posts.

Outlook 2007 to Use MS Word to Display HTML Emails | Beaconfire Wire

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Some YouTube fans cut TV use » Outlook 2007 to Use MS Word to Display HTML Emails Posted Monday, January 29th, 2007 at 4:59 pm by Tim (35 posts) There has been much discussion lately about Microsoft’s decision to abandon IE as the rendering engine for HTML emails in Outlook 2007. Long Live IE6! But Word? Really?

Favorite Do-Good Books of 2007

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I didn't get a chance to post my Favorite Do-Good Book list for 2007 before the year ended, so here it is. book activism

Ballmer to demo Dynamics Live CRM at Convergence 2007 | Non-Profit Tech Blog

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Pipes (1) Dynamics Live , Microsoft , eCRM , nptech Ballmer to demo Dynamics Live CRM at Convergence 2007 03.14.07 | 3138 No Comments [link] Ballmer+to+demo+Dynamics+Live+CRM+at+Convergence+2007 2007-03-14+17%3A20%3A56 Allan+Benamer It looks like Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer is going to demo Dynamics Live today at San Diego.

Google's Killer Storymapping App | Idealware


Apparently, nonprofits arent the only folks to be interested, as Google just released an incredibly smooth integration of Picassa , their photo managing and editing software, and Google Maps. This integration makes adding your pictures and captions to Google Maps a matter of minutes.

Getting Naked: Being human and transparent

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Photo by rob_pym ) I’m hosting this week’s Carnival of Nonprofit Consultants ! Sorry it’s a day late. Be Helpful.

Varied and sundry before a brief break

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It’s new and updated for the realities of the nonprofit technology and free and open source worlds of 2007. We’ll see how that goes.

How to find out about free and open source software

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Or you’re just curious about projects you’ve heard about. Check out the website. See if they have good documentation. How busy is it?