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10 Nonprofit Books from 2010

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Technology at the Margins:  How IT Meets The Needs of Emerging Markets by Salesh Chutani, Jessica Rothenberg AAlami, and Akhtar Badshah. Books

The Killer Blog Strategy Mind-Map For Simple Minded Bloggers

John Haydon

I’m currently working with a number of nonprofits who want to start a blog. The Killer Blog Strategy Mind-Map. Download PDF. How do you respond?

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Zoetica Salon Summary: A Few Good Social Media Measurement Insights

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Holly Ross, NTEN,  Four Lessons Learned About Social Media in 2010. Photo by M. Schenekenberg. Measurement Challenges. Data Analysis. Enjoy !

A Reflection on Networked Professional Learning

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Black-Crowned Night Heron. Personally, I need both kinds of learning and the challenge is balancing it.  What is your system for professional learning? 

How can we prepare organizational leaders to work in a networked world?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Photo by Eric Eugene Kim. Guest post by Patti Anklam. The formal organization is represented by the (usually) hierarchical organization structure.

Blogging to Support Policy Goals: MomsRising Shares Lessons Learned

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

MomsRising Health Reform Blog Carnival – September 2010. To reach out to bloggers in the health care field. Flickr Photo by Vox Photo.

How Networked Nonprofits Use Facebook

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

How Networked Nonprofits Use Facebook. View more presentations from Beth Kanter. Introduction. Content. Here’s some examples and tips. 

Blog Action Day 2010: Water

Amy Sample Ward

This past Sunday was October 10th, 2010 – also know as 101010, the Global Work Day for climate action supported by 350.org and others.

10 Blog Content Ideas for Nonprofit Organizations

Nonprofit Tech for Good

wasn’t convinced at all that the world needed another blogger. But Allow guest bloggers to share expertise and experience.

Webinar: How Strong Relationships Can Increase Fundraising Results in 2011

Frogloop

About The Speakers: Katya Andresen is Chief Operating Officer of Network for Good, as well as a speaker, author (Robin Hood Marketing) and blogger about nonprofit marketing, online outreach and the basics of social media. She is also a recognized blogger and speaker on online marketing for social change. The key finding? Its free.

How-to: Let Go and Start Blogging

NTEN

My first thought was how is the experience of one of the most popular, persistent bloggers relevant to most people starting out or blogging for non-profit organizations. This blogger writes with a personal flair, highlighting photos, statistics, government documents to comment on social and economic conditions there.

How to Find Your Way to Have Fun and Do Good

Have Fun - Do Good

Your Have Fun What do you find fun, amusing and joyful? How you like to play? My Have Fun What I find fun, amusing and joyful. How I like to play.

December 2010 Community Builder’s Chat Wrap-up #CommBuild

Amy Sample Ward

However, we will not tolerate the following: aggressive or personal criticism of the blogger, breach of copyright, obscene, defamatory, profane, sexually oriented, racially offensive or likewise objectionable comments. In this month’s chat,we had some good discussion around social media guildines and online community moderation.

Nonprofits Take a Dive into Mobile Apps

Frogloop

Apps are central to mobile and, mobile web use is exploding, according to Allyson Kapin of Blogger-In-Chief for Care2's Frogloop and Partner at Rad Campaign. Has the world gone mobile crazy? Does your organization have a mobile and app strategy? Thinking about Developing Your Own Custom App? Check out these 7 Mission Centered Nonprofit Apps.

Four reasons why WordPress.com would actually be a better choice than WordPress.Org

John Haydon

It’s a great way to meet other bloggers and get a few questions answered. WordPress is the planet’s most popular blogging platform.

Blog for water and get to Africa

Amy Sample Ward

Changents is hosting a contest with P&G Give Health calling for bloggers to share why they are clean water Change Agents.

A First Look at Jumo

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

About $500,000 came from unnamed individuals in the early days and in September 2010, Omidyar Network announced a grant of up to $750,000.

The New Media Relations for Nonprofits - How Nonprofits Can Get Their Stories Out Through Bloggers and Twitter

AFP Blog

Joanne Fritz covers New Media RelationsThe New Media Relations for Nonprofits - How Nonprofits Can Get Their Stories Out Through Bloggers and Twitter: "Media relations in the world of Web 2.0

Social Media for Social Good Video Roundup from #BBCon

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Flickr Photo by Geoff Livingston. Enjoy. Guest Post by Frank Barry: Social Media for Social Good Video Roundup from #BBCon. We had 2,200 attendees!

Blackbaud's 2010 Conference for Nonprofits ? Day 3 | Nonprofit.

NonProfit Trends

All Blackbaud Blogs Contact Us Blackbaud.com About Nonprofit Trends Books Research Reports Speaking Blackbaud’s 2010 Conference for Nonprofits – Day 3 Posted by Steve MacLaughlin on October 22nd, 2010 This is the last day of Blackbaud’s 2010 Conference for Nonprofits here in Washington, DC. All Rights Reserved

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Reflections: Social Media and NGO/CSR Workshop in India

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Workshop Ngo Feb 13 View more presentations from Beth Kanter. My 8 day visit to India was a whirlwind.  I'm still recovering. Real-time improvisation.

What is your blogging narrative voice?

John Haydon

3rd Person – Some bloggers use this to convey the thoughts of people that are neither the them or you. Like I did in the post.

7 Ways to Have Fun and Do Good

Have Fun - Do Good

Last week I finished my month-long Have Fun, Do Good series where 12 bloggers shared how they have fun and do good. But it’s also fun.

Lisa Sonora Beam, The Creative Entrepreneur: How I Have Fun, Do Good

Have Fun - Do Good

The eleventh guest blogger in my have fun do good series is Lisa Sonora Beam. In your neighborhood.and all around the world!

Things We Like (February 2010)

NTEN

2010 Haiti earthquake mobile fundraising: $30+ million. Find out more in MobileActive.org's " Definitive Guide to Mobile Fundraising " While it seems that nearly every Super Bowl advertiser had been told by a research firm that men are feeling emasculated in 2010, at least the half time show was good. Mouse pointer track.

Five Reasons Why Nonprofits Who Utilize Social Media Should Also Blog

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The world doesn’t need another blogger, right? While that’s still true, blogging as a tool for nonprofits needs to be re-evaluated in 2010. There are currently 133 million blogs worldwide. Wrong. Social media is content driven. That’s especially true on Twitter. The subject of nonprofits and blogging was very popular in 2006 and 2007.

Four Reasons Why Nonprofits Should Reconsider Facebook

Nonprofit Tech for Good

But for the second largest Internet company in the world with 2010 profit estimates to be between $1-2 billion, is that enough? Reconsider.

Video: Global Trends and What they Mean to You | Nonprofit Trends.

NonProfit Trends

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Four Reasons Why Nonprofits Should Question Facebook’s Integrity, Longevity, and ROI (Return on Investment)

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Facebook tends to leak information that only keeps bloggers and nonprofits guessing and confused. Really?&#. That said, people love Facebook.

Want to work at Wild Apricot? Marketing Writer/Blogger job posting

Wild Apricot Blog

Are you an writer and blogger with social media experience, and a background working with associations or non-profits? Wild Apricot is looking for a new member to join our marketing team! Are you looking for a great challenge at a great company doing great things? Then we’re looking for YOUR help to grow even bigger and better! read more ).

Beth Kanter: Rethinking Nonprofits in a Networked World

AFP Blog

Beth Kanter: Rethinking Nonprofits in a Networked World: "Well known philanthropy blogger Lucy Bernholz has proclaimed the third philanthropy buzz word of year:networked. She says why

What is a WordPress theme and how do you choose one?

John Haydon

Be aware that most a-list bloggers have paid developers to tweak their theme. What is a WordPress theme? How flexible is the Page layout?

Interview: Kivi Leroux Miller, The Nonprofit Marketing Guide

Amy Sample Ward

She’s a blogger, trainer, coach, and consultant. This interview is part of her virtual book tour; check out the full calendar of events.

Serendipity and Twitter

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

The ten days in the UK amazed me with the power of social media in my life. spend less than 15 minutes a day on social media, but the payoffs are huge!

A move to Posterous in 2010?

Judi Sohn

seems many formerly active bloggers are now sharing most of their content everywhere but a traditional blog. Here's to change in 2010.

A move to Posterous in 2010?

Judi Sohn

Here’s to change in 2010. My efforts to revitalize my blog were hit & miss in 2009. It has been 7 years since I started blogging.

Nonprofit Blog Exchange

AFP Blog

It was started in August 2005 on Blogger. Nonprofit Blog Exchange: "The Nonprofit Blog Exchange has been around for 5 years! This blog/project has grown alot over the 5 years and it was time to move to WordPress.The new url is [link] and the new rss feed is [link

Join the surprise party for Beth Kanter!

Amy Sample Ward

Happy Birthday! Today we are throwing an online surprise birthday party for Beth Kanter , and you’re invited! How does it work? Thanks, Beth!

Dan Zarrella on what makes people share content on Twitter | SmartBlog on Social Media

AFP Blog

Dan Zarrella on what makes people share content on Twitter | SmartBlog on Social Media: "Ideas don’t spread because they’re good,” Dan Zarrella told an audience at the recent AMP Summit in Washington DC.That’s not a popular notion with bloggers and other content producers.

Beth Kanter’s Birthday

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

One of the reasons is that there are a number of really good bloggers out there who know the field far better than I’ll ever be able to. would argue that Beth Kanter is the best social media blogger there is in the nonprofit space. You don’t hear me talking much about social media.