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

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YouTube: youtube.com/witness. Flickr: flickr.com/humanrights. good example is witness.org/spring2010. Organization: WITNESS.

Five Things Your Nonprofit Needs To Know About YouTube’s Cosmic Panda

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On July 7 YouTube announced the launch of their new YouTube Channel design experiment cleverly named Cosmic Panda. YouTube

HOW TO: Use Flickr to Distribute and Archive Press Releases

Nonprofit Tech for Good

While the UNHCR uses Flickr to provide news updates, it doesn’t appear to be integrated with their media relations office. You never know.

Connecting with Your Community

Tech Soup Blog

For a great example of a Wikispaces wiki used for social media action, check out We Are Media. Check out the TechSoup Flickr pool.

Social Media 101 TweetChat Recap: Tagging

Tech Soup Blog

Check out TechSoup's Nonprofits in Second Life Delicious group page for an example of how multiple users can collaborate with social bookmarking.

YouTube Extends Their Nonprofit Program to Canada and Australia

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In addition to the United States and the United Kingdom, nonprofits in Canada and Australia can now also take advantage of  YouTube’s Nonprofit Program. The benefits of the program incude: Premium branding capabilities and increased uploading capacity ( View Example ). Tags: Online Video YouTube Good news!

The Great YouTube Copyright Debate

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

This YouTube video is from Kenneth Goldstein and it's hilarious. There are amazing photos in flickr and wonderful music in ccmixter.org. Specifically, since the mashup uses clips from a copyrighted Frank Capra film, is this a copyright violation or an example of fair use ? and subject to interpretation ??? Copyright Office.

Arts 2.0: Examples of Arts Organizations Social Media Strategies

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I'm prepping for a workshop on Social Media and wanted do a round up of recent compelling examples of arts organizations using social media strategies and tools. The Museum solicited photographs from artists via an open call on their website, Facebook group, Flickr groups, and outreach to Brooklyn-based arts organizations. 2. Flickr.

WeAreMedia: Nonprofit Examples of Stakeholder Generated Content, Some Great Tips, and More

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We've gotten some excellent "user generated" content (for example, check out the tips ). Photo by Brian Caldwell. LOL Seals [link].

Infographic: How Content Curation Fits into the Marketing Mix

Frogloop

Surprisingly, very few respondents are using sites like Flickr and YouTube in their communications mix -- even for content curation.

Infographic: Measuring the Impact of Social Media

Frogloop

For example, 46% of nonprofits have raised between $1K and $10K on Facebook, according to the 2011 Nonprofits Social Network Report. Out of five popular social networks (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn and Flickr) only.7% 75% of marketers plan to increase media spending this year. 41% say that is has reduced costs.

Five Pinterest Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

So, for example, I am going to pin a blog post from the Nature Conservancy Blog : Step One :: Use Good Photos on Your Website and Blog.

Social Media Lessons from 4 Generations of Canadian Donors

Connection Cafe

Have the highest increase in engagement through photo streaming sites: 41% on Instagram and 22% on Flickr. Highly Active on YouTube (95%).

The Most Common (Yet Completely Obvious) Mistake Made by Nonprofits on Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Twitter :: Examples of Excellence. Facebook :: Example of Excellence. Of course not! Twitter :: Needs Improvement. Social Media

In Defense of Community Managers

Amy Sample Ward

But, operating as a community organizer or manager is such a filling and critical role for programs, platforms and even campaigns to be successful that the idea of herding cats turns into searching youtube for cutest kitten videos. Do you have examples to share? Image credit: Flickr muir.ceardach ). Background.

Security and Control: Early thoughts on Google+

Amy Sample Ward

For example, people are talking about viewing their Google+ circles in Tweetdeck or Hootsuite where they can already view Twitter and Facebook.

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My YouTube Interview with Steve Cliff: Part 1 - Six Tips for Community Tagging Projects

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Almost as excited as I was when I got the call from YouTube founders about a $1million grant! Also, YouTube has a delay. Steve???s Don???t

Storymakers 2016 Winners

Tech Soup Blog

This is an example of a community using video to capture the inspiration inherent in its nonprofit mission. This is a powerful idea. spanhidden.

What Comes First, Content Creation or Curation?

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Flickr Photo by Carissa Marie. might qualify this a bit by saying, there is no curation with awesomely addictive social content ! Newsjacking.

Nine Pinterest Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

So, for example, I am going to pin a blog post from the Nature Conservancy Blog : Step One :: Use Good Photos on Your Website and Blog.

70 Low-Cost or Free Web-Based Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

handy little tool when designing a YouTube channel, Twitter profile, MySpace page, blog, etc. 4. For example, see this recent  Present.me

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5 Assumptions Every Community Manager Should Make Daily

Amy Sample Ward

Photo credit: aflier Flickr ]. This post is cross-published from NTEN. Read the post and join the conversation on the NTEN blog.

85 Low-Cost or Free Web-Based Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

handy little tool when designing a YouTube channel, Twitter profile, MySpace page, blog, etc. 4. For example, see this recent  Present.me

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60 Fun, Useful, and Totally Random Resources for Nonprofits

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handy little tool when designing a YouTube channel, Twitter profile, MySpace page, blog, etc. 4. For example, you can see my Re.vu co.uk.

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Nine Pinterest Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

So, for example, I am going to pin a blog post from the Nature Conservancy Blog : Step One :: Use Good Photos on Your Website and Blog.

111 Low-Cost or Free OnlineTools for Nonprofits

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Zeen is a new product soon-to-be launched by YouTube’s co-founders that will allow users to “discover and create beautiful magazines.”

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Social Media Webinar Series for Nonprofits in Australia and New Zealand

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November 6: YouTube, Flickr and Pinterest. and Canada ). All webinars are scheduled on Tuesday mornings in Australia and New Zealand. Please

International Organizations and Social Media: News, Engagement, and Social Data for Policy Change

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Benchmark Studies and Examples. The course is  about how to leverage networks and social media for learning and impact. Global Conversations.

11 Blog Content Ideas for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For example, if you are a health nonprofit, write a post about foods that help lower blood pressure, or provide tips on how to exercise at home.

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Video Can Help Boost Donations in End-Of-The-Year Fundraising

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Photo by Fensterbme on Flickr. Utilize YouTube Annotations. Enjoy. That shouldn’t come as a surprise. How big is video online?

How To Make Measurement Fun!

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Flickr Photo by Martin Deutsch. Or maybe funerals? Our data might be the most metrically driven data you’ve seen.  Source: Nicole Lazzaro.

100 Low-Cost or Free Web-Based Tools for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Animoto enables users to turn their  photos, video clips, and music into videos that can be uploaded to YouTube and shared on the Social Web.

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Table of Contents :: Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofit Examples of Excellence and Google This!  . Nonprofit Examples of Excellence and Google This!  . Nonprofit Examples of Excellence and Google This!  . Chapter 5       YouTube and Flickr. Introduction to YouTube Channels. Eleven YouTube Best Practices for Nonprofits. PART 1. PART 2. Web 2.0

11 Blog Content Ideas for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For example, if you are a health nonprofit, write a post about foods that help lower blood pressure, or provide tips on how to exercise at home.

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11 Blog Content Ideas for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

For example, if you are a health nonprofit, write a post about foods that help lower blood pressure, or provide tips on how to exercise at home.

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Everyday Technology: Innovative Ways To Do More With Less

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Flickr Photo by Nielio. Everyday Technology: Innovative Ways To Do More With Less, Guest Post by  Laura Quinn and Chris Bernard. she said.

Want to Get Your Content Out There? Put it on Wikipedia.

Museum 2.0

When you add content to Wikipedia, it's not like putting up a video on YouTube. but people aren't coming. This is museum digitization 101.

Can Social Network Analysis Improve Your Social Media Strategy?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Some examples: A follower on Twitter or someone you’re following. Networked Nonprofit: Care2 Webinar. Source: Monitor Institute.

How to Apply Social to Conferences

SocialFish

For example: add registrants to a new group on your private community. And no one can do it as well or as meaningfully as you can. This is how.

50 Fun, Useful, and Totally Random Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

handy little tool when designing a YouTube channel, Twitter profile, MySpace page, blog, etc. 4. Creative Commons on Flickr :: flickr.com/creativecommons. The app then allows you to share your photos on a photo-by-photo basis on Flickr, Facebook, and Twitter. Facebook, YouTube, Flickr, and others are coming soon!

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