Wed.Nov 09, 2011

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BIG SOCIALFISH ANNOUNCEMENT

SocialFish

The idea of the “social object”–what people come to your private community or outpost to DO, a.k.a. Cheers!! Maddie and Lindy ~.

Nonprofit Webinars: Strong Connections

Amy Sample Ward

Date : November 9, 2011, 3 pm EST. Location : Online. Topic : Strong Connections: Linking your strategy, to goals, to data. Description : When it comes to social media, email marketing, or even online engagement in general, we often have a feeling when things are going well or when they aren’t. Related Links : Nonprofit Webinars. Recording.

13 Women Changing the World

Have Fun - Do Good

Today I saw a blog post on Twitter about 10 Men with the Capacity to Change the World. and 2. Halle Butvin Founder and Director, One Mango Tree.

Target moments

Steve Bridger

I couldn’t help notice this exchange  earlier this afternoon between Tony Wang (who manages the Twitter office in London) and Jamie Oliver.

Cloud Security: Don't Confuse Security and Control

NTEN

By Tal Frankfurt, CEO, Cloud for Good. Recently, I received an urgent call from the director of a small nonprofit organization. I had spoken with her almost 6 months ago about the possibility of migrating their organization to the cloud. The vast majority of their board members agreed that "the cloud is too dangerous, it is not secure." Backups.

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Nonprofit Technology Staffing and Spending Benchmarks: Take the 2011 Survey

NTEN

NTEN has been conducting an annual survey about technology (formerly known as "IT") staffing levels and salaries, as well as budget and planning practices of nonprofits, since 2006. We're going to provide you with benchmarks about things like: Amount of technology budget per organizational staff. Number of technology staff per organizational staff.

Bringing home the bacn

Connection Cafe

Author: Brandy Reppy. But now, it seems there is another challenge facing email marketers, and it's worth your time to keep it in mind. Mobile Matters.

Interacting and Gaming at Library 2.011

Tech Soup Blog

Last week, I had the pleasure of listening to several webinars that were part of the Library 2.011 worldwide virtual conference. Even before I get to the content, let me say that I was incredibly. impressed at the amount of presenters contributing to this global event. My kudos goes out to Library 2.0 When Training Online, Interact Frequently.

Daily DoGooder: The F Word: Famine is the Real Obscenity

See What's Out There

Change the world, one video at a time.The F Word: Famine is the Real Obscenity| 1:01 The One Campaign Bono, George Clooney, Jessica Alba, Idris Elba and more unite behind ONE’s new campaign to help focus the world’s attention again on the famine and food crisis in the Horn of Africa. Obviously, star power helps, [.]. Daily DoGoode

Who Rules Social Media? A Look At Social Media Impact By Nonprofit Issues

AFP Blog

Who Rules Social Media? Look At Social Media Impact By Nonprofit Issues

Lame spam of the day: Acquire new EIN

Robert Weiner

This one seems both farfetched and lazy. They didn't bother with graphics or try to disguise the sender's email address or the destination of the hyperlink. And how many people would think they need an EIN (Federal employer ID) in the first place, much less a new one? Subject: Acquire new EIN. Text: To the ATTENTION of: Accounting Department.

O’Reilly Radar features Mobile Commons’ Partnership with WNYC

Mobile Commons

“New York has become the epicenter for many experiments in governance,” writes Alex Howard in the O’Reilly Radar. “From From citizensourcing smarter government to participatory budgeting to embracing a broader future as a data platform.”. This can enable us to produce a more user-centric experience of government.

TechSoup's Data Center Move: Lessons Learned

Tech Soup Blog

TechSoup recently completed a data center move. Why We Moved. One of our main considerations in moving was disaster preparedness. What We Moved.

Member Appreciation Month: It's a Tradition!

NTEN

Flickr:R00pert Way back in 2007, we started the tradition of setting aside November to shower NTEN members with free programming and daily prizes. This year, we’re amping up the awesome, with even more free programming and prizes! NTENThanks for being a member! How can you take part in all the festivities? mam nptech nten