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Moving Listserv Email from Inbox To RSS: A Few Steps Closer

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This, of course, assumes that haven't reaced the point of RSS reader overload and I can successfully shift my email reading habit

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05/26/2010: Don’t forget your content 05/24/2010: IE6 Is Dead. Long Live IE6! Share and Enjoy: Categories: Cool Tools and Tips , Marketing.

Harry Potter all-night online party

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Folks have set up, in addition to the traditional listservs, an online channel for the Bookshare.org community that allows both voice chat and text messaging in a way that is highly accessible to people with disability. Of course, the great thing is when accessibility works but is just invisible, and that's the case.

What are your most useful synchronous online facilitation practices?

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Problem, of course, is that I'm not sure exactly how it might support a group call on Skype. Photo by/NC from Matthew Saunders' Flickr Stream.

Second Life Education Programs in NY Times, Goes Open Source, and other tidbits

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Over fifty avatars attended. If you look at the photo closely, you'll notice that Alex replicated her Mac sticker cover for her laptop. learned a lot.

NpTech Tag: Roundups from and about Facebook and More

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And, of course, Facebook is a taste of what is coming in November. I've also added the pink ribbon to my Facebook profile. Learn. mean for you?

Are They Listening Carefully or Not At All?

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Ego searches can be set up very easily - no special geek skills required -- and the services, are, of course, free. concepts. strategy is to ???shut

Listerve - 1, Forum - nil

SocialFish

They are hanging out on the listserve! They are posting referral requests on the listserve. They are posting office suites for rent on the listserve. They are posting comments about just-attended scientific meetings on the listserve! I'm considering shutting down my forums temporarily. think I have too many, for a start.

Jonny Goldstein's Shooting Techniques

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Of course, that means you have learn how to use the editing controls of your camera. Click to play. Jonny's tips include: 1.

I look for patterns

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And, of course, having an audience always added a little bit of energy too. Flickr photo from AussieGal. published in 1999. So is distance.

I'm baaaaack!

SocialFish

Must say I am really NOT happy to be back in the office, especially having seen the discussions going on on the ASAE marketing and exec listserves - one on Myspace and Facebook, the other on generational differences. None of which I'll do, of course, instead I'll go home and have a beer and come back fresh tomorrow. Did'ja miss me?

10 Steps to Extension Professional 2.0 Remix

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Let's say I'm leading a youth group or course about nutrition and being healthy for at-risk youth. Resource Collection off a listserv: [link].

Social Search: Elegantly Simple and Easy

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

After posting a query about various conferences people attended on some peer listservs, I got only one reply with four more leads -- two of which I had discovered via cha cha guide and search engine by digging deeper into the leads provided. Wow, better than a listserv! tools? Okay, it is time to actually do some (billable) work.

Gen X. or bust.

SocialFish

believe this is fairly par-for-the-course for healthcare associations. At age 70, our members become Life members and no longer pay dues. (Of course, they still participate and provide non-dues income in other ways like attending events). Well, you can definitely tell it's the week after Labor Day. Here's the rub. Aaaack. Anyway!

To discount or not to discount?

SocialFish

Tony Rossell posted an interesting comment on the ASAE marketing listserve about discounting member dues the first year. Here's his post, very slightly condensed: Should you discount dues in order to acquire new members? Here are the results from one such test that we have completed. This added response more than paid for the discounted dues.

Is "Museum" a 4-Letter Word (for visitors)?

Museum 2.0

There have been some fun semantic jousting matches recently on the ASTC listserv about the difference between science museums and science centers.

NpTech Tag: Change.org To Launch White-Label Social Network for Nonprofits, GeekToys that Give Geekbumps, and Blog Readability

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Of course, another way to do this is to set up your own shop on cafepress. (Oh, I so want a NTEN baseball cap !) Or purchase gift items from a socially responsible retail store like Ten Thousand Islands that helps support local artisans and Fair Trade in developing countries. What reading level is your blog? For the launch, they???ve Do you?

Book Club Part 2: Timeliness

Museum 2.0

Hopefully a timely choice considering the recent discussion on the ASTC listserv about the differences (semantic? Quick. Pluto just got demoted.

How I Used LinkedIn For the Final Leg of My Social Search Action Research Experiment

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Out of habit, I started off doing the research in my usual ways - posts to listservs, search engine, private emails, and posts to forums. would fill in the missing pieces and refine with chacha, serach engines, private email, or listserv queries. I've been doing a small research project. Then figure out what your topic is.

NetCentric Advocacy: H2O Playlist: About H2O

Network-Centric Advocacy

Read Andy Goodman » October 29, 2007 H2O Playlist: About H2O Link: H2O Playlist: About H2O. An H2O Playlist is a series of links to books, articles, and other materials that collectively explore an idea or set the stage for a course, discussion, or current event. NetCentric Advocacy Advocacy Strategy for the Age of Connectivity.

Information Coping Skills for Memory Loss? Writing it down.

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I'll explain why in a minute) Someone posted the url to a listserv. Of course, I have crazy ideas about a zagats guide to nonprofit blogs, a collaborative effort built on a wiki or elsewhere. I slapped a list of blogs in my wiki for me. Another person responded It's just another list (that is obsolete as soon as its posted).

NetCentric Advocacy: NGO-in-a-box project - TTC: Mobile Advocacy Toolkit Working Meeting wiki

Network-Centric Advocacy

Katrin is also working on a new MobileActive memo focused on campaigns so I of course recommend watching there as well. Katrin is also working on a new MobileActive memo focused on campaigns so I of course recommend watching there as well. NetCentric Advocacy Advocacy Strategy for the Age of Connectivity. del.icio.us/networks

ExhibitFiles: Interviews with Initiators Jim Spadaccini and Wendy Pollock

Museum 2.0

Wendy: Of course, NSF is supporting this, and science exhibitions are the core of what we do, but even before ExhibitFiles, ASTC published in the area of exhibitions generally. Wendy: We were also very concious about not wanting ExhibitFiles to interfere the ASTC/ISEN listserv. What happens to an exhibit when it closes? Why is that?

DAM Pictures « Digital Diner

Gavin's Digital Diner

These are, of course, security-trimmed — only showing if you have appropriate rights, etc. Boring, I know, but true. love it. Seemed useful.

Advice for Consultants - Part 2

Robert Weiner

Today I’m posting Karen Nyhus ‘ advice, originally posted on NTEN’s nptechconsult forum (for members only) in response to a request for “resources and tips for our nonprofit technology community to help them start things off right in 2007.&# Last week I posted John Elbare’s advice for new nonprofit consultants.

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Using Metrics To Harvest Insights About Your Social Media Strategy

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Analyzing Your Blog Content With Metrics and Insight Of course, you need to set overall goals for your blog and understand your audience. 

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