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Building Capacity for Social Change 2.0

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Building Capacity for Social Change 2.0 What are the most important stages of the network catalyzing and building process? So what to do?

Why Eli van der Giessen Became a NetSquared Organizer

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He tirelessly organizes volunteers for Netsquared events all across the world. Why Eli Became a NetSquared Organizer. IT BLEW MY MIND!

Schwab Social Entrepreneurs Summit 2007

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

This content has been driven by requests from the SEs themselves, looking for help in developing their leadership style and their organizations.

Is It Worth It? An ROI Calculator for Social Network Campaigns - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

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Demographics: is the audience youre recruiting from the social network appropriate for your organization? July 31, 2007 | Jonathon D.

Is It Worth It? An ROI Calculator for Social Network Campaigns - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

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Demographics: is the audience youre recruiting from the social network appropriate for your organization? July 31, 2007 | Jonathon D.

Build Communities to Enhance Your Fundraising Campaigns

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How do you determine which technology, or set of technologies, will be best suited to your organization? Here are just two examples from organizations that I found to be most successful and effective. It also posted a host kit online that gave party volunteers the tools they needed to organize a party. Adrienne D. Capps, U. C.

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?

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

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They are: 1) the new CMS; and 2) the “multicenter” module tailored to confederated organizations (national groups with local chapters) II.

AT&T Announces $9 Million in Technology Grants That Help Hundreds of Nonprofits Build Stronger Communities Nationwide

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AT&T Announces $9 Million in Technology Grants That Help Hundreds of Nonprofits Build Stronger Communities Nationwide: "SAN ANTONIO, Oct.

The evolution of web hosting

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

But it’s only been in the last few years that mega storage, and mega processing power were available to organizations to power big web applications and the like. It was, at the time, the only affordable way to do it – there was no broadband, and a T1 was far outside of the realm of affordability for nonprofits. When was that?

5 Tips to Start a Nonprofit Blog

Have Fun - Do Good

The best person to write an organization's blog is the person who is the most excited to write it. Newsreaders are my top choice. Just start.

Tip #6: Strategically Build Your Network

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Meanwhile, here's what I've learned about building your network: quality over quantity. Photo by FlorrieBassinBorn. It save me time."

Pew Internet Report on Tagging Use

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

His reasons why tagging matters: First, tagging lets us organize the vastness of the Web -- and even our email, as Gmail has shown -- using the categories that matter to us as individuals. Tagging lets us organize the Net our way. Here's an example of "social search" in action. and thus of people???that horror,??? robotics???

NetCentric Advocacy: inattentive trust building : passive trust building : network connectivity

Network-Centric Advocacy

Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « Birdcinema: New way to build birding community! » July 25, 2007 inattentive trust building : passive trust building : network connectivity So why do you read peoples twitter? Main | Why I Blog? Still the Same. Twitter, facebook, etc.

NetCentric Advocacy: The Point : Community Group Action: Self-Organizing

Network-Centric Advocacy

November 12, 2007 – NEW YORK – The Point, a community for people to make things happen through a new model of coordinated group action, has launched. November 12, 2007 – NEW YORK – The Point, a community for people to make things happen through a new model of coordinated group action, has launched. Link: The Blog ». Link: The Blog ».

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

Open source your Open Social Apps?

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

November 21, 2007 Beth’s wonderful post about a decision tree for whether or not an organization should get into the social networking business had a link to a comment about OpenSocial. It seems to me that many organizations are going to have very similar needs in terms of kinds of applications. Anyone interested?

NetCentric Advocacy: The Machine is US. Movement Organizer Inspiration

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Friedman | Main | At the Poles, Melting Occurring at Alarming Rate - washingtonpost.com » October 16, 2007 The Machine is US. del.icio.us/networks

NetCentric Advocacy: Modest Proposal to Organizers: Four Steps to Start

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Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « Value of Rapid Response in the Youtube World | Main | Modeling self organization of communication and topology in social networks » March 16, 2007 Modest Proposal to Organizers: Four Steps to Start Conservative advise from ONENW. del.icio.us/networks

Technology providers and Linux

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

At least in Massachusetts, the majority of nonprofits work with network support people who don’t focus totally on nonprofit organizations (there are some wonderful exceptions, however, of companies that focus on the sector.) But there still isn’t a lot out there. But I think more is needed. Ubuntu is based on Debian). Be Helpful.

ASU Lodestar Center Blog: The Future is You: Philanthropy in the.

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How to Start a Nonprofit Organization: Questions t. Creating, Building, and Sustaining Nonprofit Commu. All You Need is Love.

Gift the Gift of Charity: Make A Contribution to any of these Fabulous Organizations

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

have two favorites: The Sharing Foundation which supports children in Cambodia and Creative Commons. Help Special Needs Children Improve Social Skills.

Is It Worth It? An ROI Calculator for Social Network Campaigns - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

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Demographics: is the audience youre recruiting from the social network appropriate for your organization? July 31, 2007 | Jonathon D.

Facebook, Open Social, Networked Relationship Building, and Leveraging Social Capital

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Are people just letting things evolve organically w/the presumption that the FB network activity will lead people to other involvement with their organization? Can anyone recommend good reading on best practices for organizational uses of Facebook (not just for fundraising but also list for building and mobilizing)? Checkmate?

New Organizing Institute: Training on March 9th

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I just "met" via email Roz Lemieux from the New Organizing Institute. It is a unique grassroots program that trains young, technology-enabled political organizers to work for progressive campaigns and organizations. organizations transform their use of technology for organizing, please sign up. agenda ).

See What’s Out There » Blog Archive » YouTube for Nonprofits – Donations are Nice, but What About List Building?

See What's Out There

As part of the new YouTube for Nonprofits , Google has integrated Google Checkout donation processing for organizations in the program. Why not?

See What’s Out There » Blog Archive » YouTube for Nonprofits – Donations are Nice, but What About List Building?

See What's Out There

As part of the new YouTube for Nonprofits , Google has integrated Google Checkout donation processing for organizations in the program. Why not?

Building a Successful Internet Presence - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

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September 4, 2007 | Margaux OMalley Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc. 45 percent of the U.S. All rights reserved.

Facebook Ad Platform

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Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology Facebook Ad Platform November 13, 2007 It always takes me a bit to digest new Web 2.0 company (or organization, or individual) can set up a public page (so it does not require a Facebook account to see it).

Building a Successful Internet Presence - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

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September 4, 2007 | Margaux OMalley Copyright © 2008, Care2.com , Inc. 45 percent of the U.S. All rights reserved.

What OpenSocial Means

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology What OpenSocial Means November 1, 2007 The buzz of the blogosphere is the announcement of Google’s OpenSocial. Marc Andreessen, who is, of late, connected to Ning, has a great blog entry with details.

NetCentric Advocacy: Noonhat: Self-Organizing at the edge.

Network-Centric Advocacy

Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « Traffic Networks | Main | CitizenPost: New Study Says that Diversity May Hurt Civic Life » August 21, 2007 Noonhat: Self-Organizing at the edge. Self-organizing lunch in a community. Self-organizing lunch in a community. del.icio.us/networks

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Vendorspeak

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology Vendorspeak August 24, 2007 One of the things I’ve noticed recently is that my blog is getting the attention of software vendors. guess that’s a good thing. Maybe it means I have “arrived&#.

Tasty nuggets

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology Tasty nuggets October 1, 2007 A few things have come across my desk while I was on vacation, so I thought I’d collect them here: Of course, there are new Web 2.0 tools that come out every single day.

Call for Papers: Stewarding Technologies for Collaboration, Community Building & Knowledge Sharing in Development

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

KM4Dev Journal Vol. 3, Issue 1, June 2007. ???Stewarding Stewarding Technologies for Collaboration, Community Building & Knowledge Sharing in Development??? Vol. 3, Issue 1, to be published in June 2007, will focus on innovative practices and uses of ???technologies Acceptance of paper proposal 15 March 2007. The ???Knowledge

Gathering: looking back

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Most Successful Ever! wasn't surprised to find out that this was the best attended Gathering of the Social Enterprise Alliance. But I digress.

NetCentric Advocacy: Movement Building and Campaign Design Lessons from Energy Deregulation

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Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « Modeling self organization of communication and topology in social networks | Main | Activation Point Read It. In a campaign context we are building out software systems and campaigns designed to tap this same power. del.icio.us/networks

The scarcity mentality

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology The scarcity mentality March 19, 2007 Kudos to Michele Martin who brings up a sticky issue: the scarcity mentality. So it doesn’t happen. Web 2.0, This reminds me of a true story. So, guess what?

KM4DEV Journal: Stewarding technologies for collaboration, community building and knowledge sharing in development

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The KM4D Journal is produced by the KM4Dev-community and I was honored to participate on the editorial team for the the recently published issued on " Stewarding technologies for collaboration, community building and knowledge sharing in development. The issues contains articles, case studies, interviews, and community notes.

Free Webinar: An Introduction to SharePoint 2007 - July 22

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Microsoft Office SharePoint Server is a comprehensive set of tools that — when supported and deployed well — can help nonprofits and libraries simplify collaborative efforts, organize documents and institutional knowledge, and manage electronic content. read more.