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Long Term Success with Social Media

NetWits

Why is it that we don’t discuss long-term success with social media? It is time to look at long-term success with social media.

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

Frogloop

Viral benefit of social networks : if you have a network in place, you might increase your chances of reaching a lot of people during a crisis.

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

Frogloop

Viral benefit of social networks : if you have a network in place, you might increase your chances of reaching a lot of people during a crisis.

How the Global Mobile Revolution is Transforming Philanthropy

Connection Cafe

Quite simply, the release of the first iPhone® on June 29, 2007 (my 35th). However, progress took longer than any of us thought it would.

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World Economic Forum - Davos 2007

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

It's that time of year when social entrepreneurs get to hang out and carouse with the world's leaders. This is where many of the key global players from the social entrepreneurship field get together, under the auspices of Klaus and Hilde Schwab. The first event is the Schwab Foundation Social Entrepreneur Summit.

How To Put Social Fundraising On Steroids: Community Giving Days

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

How To Marry Social Media with Fundraising. These platforms allow nonprofits to seamlessly integrate social media into an online campaign.

Building Capacity for Social Change 2.0

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Building Capacity for Social Change 2.0 Call this “social change 2.0”. Photo by Beth Kanter. Guest Post by Heather Grant-McLeod.

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Games for Change 2007: Funders Perspective Panel

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Interested in games for learning and social change. Social change is a difficult thing to assess. Photo by Rikomatic. Two years ago.

Social Media: What To Do If Your Boss Doesn’t Get It

Nonprofit Tech for Good

In June 2007, I presented my first social media training to a small group of nonprofits in Lowell, MA. It was the optimal time for early adoption of social media by nonprofits, and it’s no coincidence that the nonprofits that embraced these new tools in 2006 through 2008 are today the most successful nonprofits on the Social Web.

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The Social Website: Integrating Social Media into Website Design and Function

NTEN

If you're considering revamping your website to include social elements like the Facebook Like button, streaming from YouTube, or adding information from a social site through its API, it can be overwhelming to know where to begin. There are many ways to “get social,” and so many reasons for doing so. Create on-site engagement.

Acronym: Experience Web 2.0 at Annual Meeting

AFP Blog

Of interest to those attending ASAE and the Center's 2007 Annual MeetingAcronym: Experience Web 2.0 at Annual Meeting: "You've heard a lot recently about Web 2.0 and social media and the way that they're transforming human interaction. From the ASAE Blog Acronym. could spell the demise of associations. They say.

Web 2.0 Experiments, snafus and stumbles

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Experiments, snafus and stumbles December 17, 2007 I seem to have lost my head. What my colleagues and friends do has influence. I did set a pretty high bar a while back for the next social network I’d join. Really. I was all curmudgeonly until last week, when I started tweeting and got into Spock. joined Spokeo.

Launch Day! Nonprofit Social Media Decision Guide

Idealware

We've completed updated our Nonprofit Social Media Decision Guide , including the workbook and consultant directory. Social Media

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The Six Signs That Twitter Isn't For Your Nonprofit

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

d do in other social media spaces: learn more about the person. Twitter reflections and insights have been the air. The program???s Don???t

Is Quora Yet Another Social Network (YASN) or Something Different?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Prior to the holidays I ignored them because I just couldn’t stomach “yet another social network.”     So, what made me go check it out?

Museums and Flickr

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The Shooting Script Colonizing Social Spaces , looked more broadly at the benefits and drawbacks of museums utilzing social networking sites.

Are Social Enterprises Viable Models for Funding Nonprofits?

ASU Lodestar Center

Solving basic social problems requires a level of sustainable investment that donors and government cannot provide alone. Social enterprise models may well offer an answer. It may be time to rethink how these important social organizations are funded. This article was originally published by Taylor & Francis Online. 2014).

The more things change …

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

The exceptions to this in my experience have been very, very few and far between. Right. Be Helpful.

Benetech: the Equilibrium Change Machine

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

The difference is that the social entrepreneur pursues change at scale primarily as a tool for social justice, not private enrichment.

Using Social Media to Share Research

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

That model uses social media a mechanism to give feedback.   Another way to use social media is for the sharing and distribution of the finding.

Can You Crowdsource Your Next Big Fundraising Idea?

Connection Cafe

Dell’s IdeaStorm launched in 2007 and since then, 23,000 ideas have been submitted and 550 have been implemented. Some Background.

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How Nonprofits Can Increase Reach and Engagement Using Facebook Notes

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Facebook Social MediaOn the Nonprofit Tech for Good Facebook Page Notes are currently receiving 3X the reach and engagement as photos and links.

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

Rebooting Charity

Libby Davy : Hi Steve - we are all about building capacity and deep learning on social media for. 2007 will be the year of the widget.

A goodbye to Facebook and LinkedIn?

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

August 7, 2007 I’ve been experimenting with the non-content centered social networking sites LinkedIn and Facebook for a while now. 08.08.07 at 8:16 am Privacy of data especially for a business social network is very important to most of linkedin and facebooks users. Wired says : Therein lies the rub. Be Helpful.

Social Networks and Digital Sharecropping

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 Social Networks and Digital Sharecropping October 1, 2007 I was reading Deborah Finn’s curmugeonly post about Facebook. have been having curmudgeonly thoughts about social networks in general.

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

Frogloop

Viral benefit of social networks : if you have a network in place, you might increase your chances of reaching a lot of people during a crisis.

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Applying Avinash Kaushik’s Best Social Metrics Framework for the New Facebook Insights Data

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The panel featured some previews from a recent research study “ How Strong Is Your Social Net? Hurray!”). ”). That is okay.

[Book Interview] Nonprofit Example of Social Media Excellence: WITNESS

Nonprofit Tech for Good

What was the very first social media tool your organization utilized, and when? What social media tools are you currently utilizing?

See a problem? Throw a website at it!

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

July 6, 2007 Deborah, is, as per usual, diplomatic in her discussion of the site " Sustainable Nonprofit ", which is a new(?) website that is designed to: "create a unified place for nonprofits and experts to share their experience, pain, achievements, and discoveries." Throw a website at it! Be Helpful.

Human + coLAB Experiment Post Mortem

Museum 2.0

Thanks to all who visited the coLAB and participated in the Human + collaborative experiment over the past ten days. Participation was high.

Drupal, Joomla and Plone! Oh my!

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

April 15, 2007 At NTC , there was a lot of talk about the “big three&# open source CMS packages that most people these days in our sector are using: Drupal , Plone , and Joomla. I’ve had a fair bit of experience with Drupal – nosi.net is run on Drupal, and I’d done a Drupal install once, and helped with some now and again.

Experimenting with Facebook Landing Pages

NTEN

We also offer our Social Media for Building Community class regularly. This is a basic, intro-level class on how nonprofits can use Social Media, and is intended for nonprofits who are just getting started (no landing pages covered).  Tags: facebook NPTech NTEN Social Media Communications

Technology Support as Teaching

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 Technology Support as Teaching April 24, 2007 I’ve been thinking a lot about technology support lately. Really a lot. All technology providers have to deal at some level with support. Are they angry?

Lost in Translation: Twitter Experience, Culture and Community for Nonprofits

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

That is the case for Twitter, words alone, no matter how good of a translator you are, won't do the experience justice. It has stuck with me.

Five Nonprofit Technology Trends to Watch in 2014

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Social media will remain a top priority for nonprofits in 2014, but 2013 helped solidify social media as a mandatory set of communication tools.

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Wielding Web 2.0 Intelligently: the SFMOMA Experiment

Museum 2.0

SFMOMA’s goal was to create a way for visitors—online and onsite in their learning lab—to "share their experience" of the Eliasson show.

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How to find out about free and open source software

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Send queries to nonprofit tech lists for experiences and information, like nosi-discussion , nten-discuss , riders-tech , and others.

Why I’m twittering

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 Why I’m twittering December 7, 2007 Yes, it’s hard to believe. have said many times that I wouldn’t Twitter. I’ve critiqued Twitter and social networks in general. succumbed.

NpTech Tag Summary: Face-to-Face or Mediated Experience, Open Source Software Communities, and Blog Days

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Social Media Roundup There are places in the world where YouTube has been banned, including Turkey and Thailand. think it means nothing. Joomla!

Game Friday: Games as Gateways to Open-Ended Experiences

Museum 2.0

We want the lights to go down, the music to swell, and the experience to sweep us away. question that plagues many newcomers to Second Life.