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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?

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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.

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!

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

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.

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There are often good reasons where one organization needs a bright line between two divisions. Here’s what I’m building for a group I’m working on right now. haven’t had to build much security and sharing into my Salesforce.com implementations yet, so I’m surely no expert. Thanks!

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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.

2007 Global Social Venture Competition

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

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. Any graduate student interested in contributing to the build-out of a socially responsible business. The executive summary deadline for GSVC is January 17, 2007. Who should attend?

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?

The Long, Long Tail of Facebook Causes - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

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The technology "enables anyone to build any application that.Facebook could build." August 4, 2007 | Jonathon D.

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?

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."

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

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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.

Balancing People, Profit & Planet: An Interview with Reem Rahim of Numi Tea

Have Fun - Do Good

would say about 75-80% of our teas are organic. Be organized from Day One. If you haven't tasted Numi tea, it's delish. He still is.

Does Playing Video Games Make You Smarter about Google AdWords Campaigns? Yes!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

" I'd want to use them to build personas of online information seekers. Marc Sirkin at last year's Games for Change Conference. Step 1.

10 Social Media Metrics for Nonprofit Organizations (and How To Track Them)

Nonprofit Tech for Good

“A survey of 200 charity and foundation professionals revealed that nonprofits are finding it difficult to determine how valuable social media tools are for their organizations. Make sure you are tracking your “unique visitors&# to your organization’s website from month-to-month. Online giving in 2008 was up 44% from 2007.

The Long, Long Tail of Facebook Causes - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

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The technology "enables anyone to build any application that.Facebook could build." August 4, 2007 | Jonathon D.

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 ».

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.

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?

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: 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

Using Film to Change the World: An Interview with Shalini Kantayya

Have Fun - Do Good

There was this moment where I was saying, "How do you build bridges between race and sex and sexual orientation." He said "Sexual orientation?"

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

Network-Centric Advocacy

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.

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.

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?

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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?

Becoming Upwardly Mobile - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

Mobile campaigns might be great for building email lists, launching a new idea, or drawing viewers to your Web site. Happy texting!

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.

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

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 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).

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

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.

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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&#.