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3 Ways Your Creative Can Move Your Social Movement Forward

Connection Cafe

Social Movements for Good  is  available  through Amazon and Barnes & Noble. Take the UNICEF Tap Project , for example. Feature real people.

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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.

The 2007 Skoll Awards for Social Entrepreneurship

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

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

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.

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.

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.

Wrapping Up the 2007 Skoll World Forum

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

couple of years ago, the focus was too academic and much of the material was not interesting to the social entrepreneurs. See below for pix!

How Many Hours Per Week Should Your Nonprofit Invest in Social Media?

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Deciding What Social Media Tools to Use. The truth is that you get out of social media what you put into it. LinkedIn: 5 Hours Weekly.

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Why Komen Was Destined to Clash with Social Media

SocialFish

One is the concept of Founder’s Syndrome, which was outlined elegantly in this post by Nell Edgington on Social Velocity. Enjoy.

Working to Change the World - May 24, 2007

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Bill Coleman and I will be speaking at Santa Clara University on Working to Change the World on May 24th, 2007. Coleman, co-founder of BEA Systems, the fastest growing technology company in history, and Fruchterman, recipient of the 2006 MacArthur Genius Award, will talk about their passion for social improvement.

Has Your Nonprofit Considered Race and Class in Your Social Media Strategy?

Nonprofit Tech for Good

But internet users of the same race have recently begun clustering on certain social media websites. Watch Video. Via BBC News Magazine : .

2007 Global Social Venture Competition

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

The Global Social Venture Competition is a great event: bringing the talents of business school students from around the world to bear on society's pressing problems. 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.

Have Online Social Networks Become Boring?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

”   I often used the video at social media workshops back then to generate discussion about how our world is changing. Networks

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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Are Nonprofits Using Social Media Effectively?

Frogloop

Are nonprofits utilizing social media to engage folks? Marketing Research Metrics Social Networking Technology Trends Web 2.0

Social Media: You're Probably Doing It Wrong

Frogloop

Let''s be honest, social media is progressing and changing every single day and most people don''t have the time to keep up with the most effective way to do social media. We''ll also walk you through crucial crisis management tips to keep on hand and how to overcome common social media obstacles as well as learn from your mistakes.

N-TEN Conference 2007 - Flickr Session!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

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

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.

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.

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.

Five Social Media Myths You Need to Know

Frogloop

A new study by ComScore says that US Internet users spend 1 out of every 6 minutes online engaging with social networks. This is a significant increase from 2007 when ComScore reported that Internet users spent 1 out of every 12 minutes online using social networks. Social Media is a great fundraising tool. ThatsTheTruth.

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5 Tips to Start a Nonprofit Blog

Have Fun - Do Good

There are lots of theories about what is the best social media tool to first introduce to nonprofits. Blogging is part of social media.

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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2007: New Year's Technology Resolutions

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

To organize all my contacts that are distributed all over the place in various social networking communities. 9. 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. But maybe I can be fast and neater? 3.

10 Holiday Gifts That Give Back

Have Fun - Do Good

percent from last year, according to NRF's 2007 Holiday Consumer Intentions and Actions Survey." Kiva.org allows lenders to loan money to an aspiring social entrepreneur in a developing country using PayPal. This is up a moderate 3.7 Wouldn't be great if some of that $923.36 Here are a few ideas for those special someones. 1.

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

Network-Centric Advocacy

Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « social circles - marcos weskamp | Main | HillaryClinton.com - 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.

Hierarchy of Social Participation

Museum 2.0

And so, I offer the following hierarchy of social participation. Again, the level of social engagement is self-determined. Watch a video.

A Procrastinators Guide to Year-End Fundraising - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop

Frogloop

Sure, you wanted to be ahead of the game, but you got tied up rockin out on Monkey Island in Second Life. Click here to download the guide.

Q: Are the social media needs of nonprofits all different or all.

Deborah Elizabeth Finn

Rethinking Membership: What Does it Mean to Belong to a Museum?

Museum 2.0

As a member, she enjoys a weekly interactive, social experience that supports her personal goals. Weight Watchers. Are they all financial?

Social Simulators

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

I've seen two social simulator projects in the last couple of months, and they are both worth exploring. The second project is from Australia.

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

Frogloop

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

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?

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

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?”

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).

Why Your Museum Needs a Bar

Museum 2.0

Trust me. I got my copy of the fall issue of Museums and Social Issues this week. And that social spirit is reinforced by the choice of venue.

Meet Danielle Brigida: Ranger Rick's AlterEgo on Facebook

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

However, right now I'm seeing great results from internal cooperation when it comes to social networking. Especially for Non-profits.

What’s the Secret to Social Media Success? Cute Animal Theory

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

grist.org has discovered what social media folks who work for zoos, aquariums, and animal welfare organizations already know. Cute Dog Photos!

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

Beaconfire Wire

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?

Competition and online social giving and outcomes measurement - oh.

Deborah Elizabeth Finn