Using SlideShare for Good: Examples

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Storytelling is a best practice for fundraising pitches and that's why I think SlideShare is a great tool for causes. The example above isn't the first I've seen of using SlideShare for social fundraising or emergency relief. There is also a regularly updated slideshow about the number of victims by Oliver Ding who also created the 24 ways to give slideshare below. Other examples of using SlideShare for disaster relief or donations: Burma Cyclone Relief Effort

LinkedIn Applications: I just added my blog and slideshare content! Wow!

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For my profile, I added BlogLink (it posts my blog posts to my profile automatically) and SlideShare's Application. (In In the video above SlideShare's CEO Rashmi Sinha demonstrates the application.). Meet Sarah on LinkedIn View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own.

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Fundraising Appeal on SlideShare for Cyclone Nargis Relief Efforts

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| View | Upload your own. The slide show mentions this organization, The Haven Project

Authenticity is the new Cool and other lessons from my Pecha Kucha Session at ASAE 2008

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ASAE & The Center 2008 San Diego) view presentation tags: discovery insights ideas story Jeff De Cagna and I conducted a session at ASAE using the Japanese presentation format Pecha Kucha , where the entire presentation is done using 20 slides (images only, minimal or no text) for a maximum of 20 seconds each (totaling 6 minutes and 40 seconds). Tags: slideshare associations sharing slideshows ASAE What's Your Learning Story?

Please Vote For Me (and Jonathon Colman, too): World's Best Presentation Contest over at SlideShare

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SlideShare is holding it's second annual World's Best SlideShow competition. | View | Upload your own. If I win, the prizes (Apple computer or other items) will go to Cambodia. Jonathan Colman has also uploaded a slideshow for the contest and I just voted for him. So take a few minutes and vote for both of us. And, if you've entered the slideshow contest, leave a comment and I'll return the favor and vote for you

Another awesome slideshow

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NTEN Webinar: Social Media Building Blocks

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I will be posting my slides on SlideShare and this blog after the event to continue the conversation started during the webinar. NTEN & TechSoup have teamed up to deliver a series of webinars on storytelling and social media - and I’m the presenter for the first one! First, what’s a web-inar? Wikipedia says: A webinar is a neologism to describe a specific type of web conference.

Cracking the Boys Club in Web 2.0: Ten Women Pioneers of Web 2.0

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Rashmi Sinha, Co-Founder SlideShare. Allyson Kapin has a post on the Huffington Post called Cracking the Boys Club that shares her top 10 women pioneers of Web 2.0. I'm honored to be on the list along with some awesome women. Gina Bianchini, CEO and Founder of Ning.

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Exec Briefing on Social Networking for Businesses and Associations

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Executive Briefing: Social Networking for Businesses and Associations View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. I'm off to the beach soon, but here's some light reading, courtesy Chris Carfi , to keep your appetite whetted (is that a word?) while I am away.

Social Media Breakfast Leverages Two Truckloads of Tyson Food Donation for Boston Food Bank!

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Social Media Breakfast View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. Social Media Breakfast Boston View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. The theme for Social Media Breakfast #11 in Boston this morning was " Social Media for Social Good."

What's Cooking in Tagging?

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Taxonomy Folksonomy Cook Ebook View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. tags: dowjones folksonomy ). That's the powerpoint version - hard to read, so download the PDF - it's more than just eye candy. Here's an interview with her on Read/Write Talk

Bringing Your Community To Life - Alexandra Samuel

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Alexandra's slides will be posted on slideshare - but all accounts it was great participatory experience Photo by Laura Whitehead. One of the key benefits of social media is that you can actually be in two places at the same time.

More on those predictions

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Social Media Influencers Predictions 2009 By Trendsspotting View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. Everyone likes pictures, and I personally have a short attention span so I loved this: Trendspotting turned those socmed predictions into a fab slideshow. Enjoy! tags: social media

Wired Wealthy, Budha and Freud.

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I'm hoping that will put their slides in slideshare. And, while I wishing for slides to magically appear on slideshare, I hope Bill Strathmann will post his slides from his ROI session -- another session that I wanted to attend, but was also presenting

Guy Kawasaki Pimps the Pimp My Nonprofit SXSW Panel

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Guy Kawasaki wearing my pimp hat Guy Kawasaki moderated a panel called " True Stories from Social Media Sites " with six awesome panelists including Slideshare's Rashimi Sinha, Erica O'Grady, @pistachio - and four others.&

Visualizing the Vote

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USA Elections - The Voting Machines View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. tags: machines voting ). Just a reminder to go vote! And Tweet your vote. And then go check out the cool map visualizations over at Twitter Votereport where you can the waiting times and experience

A Woman's Investment: A Web 2.0 Fundraising Campaign to Support Women Entreprenuers in Philippines

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A Womans Investment - invitation to contribute View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own.   (You can see an example of a slideshare (and some early contributions) here.)  tags: wonderwebby quotes ).

NCVO and TAG Conference Presentations and Reflections

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NCVO View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. Ways to collaborate and share knowledge using social media tools View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. TAG Conference Presentation View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own.

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PBS ShowCase Presentation: Social Media Adoption Challenges

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I put it on SlideShare a few days ago and it already has 1400 views - so I thought I'd share it here. | View | Upload your own. As you read this, I'm on my way to Palm Springs to do a presentation at the PBS Showcase Conference.

Liz Strauss Asks - Are Crayons Social Media?

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For today, we'll be working on the specific learning objective: To understand the basic concepts and principles of social media I spent a bit of time searching through slide shows on Slideshare for a good primer. What does the Internet look like ?

E-Metrics Presentation: How ROI Thinking Can Help Expand Your Blog Community

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E-Metrics: Followers, Friends, and Fans - Expanding Your Online Community View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. Photo by Smitty42. IN two weeks, I will have the honor of presenting at the E-Metrics Conference with Jonathon Coleman, Nature Conservancy and Laura Lee Dooley.

Nice Preso on Designing Online Communities

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Online Communities Design Patterns View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. tags: paterns communities ) I am thinking a lot about all of this stuff, in terms of how we set up our RUTI site. I'll be posting more on this (on usability specifically) as we go along, but this is a nice start for ten. Thanks to Chris Carfi for the pointer. He's going to have more for us, watch this space.

Facebook Connect: The Portable Social Graph

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Portable Social Graphs - Imagining their Potential View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. Right after the election, I ordered some Obama stickers from MoveOn.

Hello We Are Media

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change slideshare group name ( done ). Josh Leo's Video Mashup We R The Media. Last week a group of lawyers representing a forthcoming book told us they didn't want us using same for the name NTEN's project.

Two great slideshows on social media and nonprofits

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If you have more time, you can see "related slideshows" if you click to view in Slideshare. Lots of sweet slideshows being shared lately! Here's two good ones for your weekend reading. View | Upload your own Jonathon Coleman of the Nature Conservancy's slideshow about the Facebook application Lil' Green Patch, an environmental fundraising application on Facebook. View | Upload your own Beth Kanter 's slideshow on social media and nonprofits.

Prioritizing Your Web Marketing Budget - What Slice of the Pie Should Social Media Get?

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Welcome to the Social World View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. Geoff Livingston live blogged the Network Solutions Solutions Stars Video Conference -- by a team of Internet marketing and social media rock stars. 

Giving Good Poke: Using Social Apps and Social Media for Social Causes at GSP next week!

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" If you look at my slideshare collection, I have like 50 different slide shows. I'm working on a brief presentation for next week at Graphing Social Patterns called " Giving Good Poke: Using Social Apps and Social Media for Social Causes."

How To Be An (effective) Social Butterfly

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How To Be A Social Media Butterfly View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. tags: brigida danielle ). Danielle Brigida has posted an excellent slide show about her work flow as the social media person for the NWF. I like her point about listening is actionable! It isn't just about looking at the what people saying -- it's about doing some pattern analysis and linking it back to a decision - like what should we write about on our blog.

How Long Does It Take for 250 Super Connected Gnomedex Geeks to raise $2,500 for Cambodian kids?

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Gnomedex Presentation View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. Screencapture of photo by Brian Westbrook. 90 minutes! Today I presented at Gnomedex 8.0. (My My slides are here ).

NpTech Tag Summary: 10 x 10 Ten NpTech Tagged Items About Social Media and Nonprofits That You Can Check Out in Ten Minutes

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Despite a DOS attack this week on SlideShare, a couple of nonprofit techies managed to upload slide shows. Want to listen on Twitter? Use Tweetscan and type in key words. Don't forget to add the search tool. Win $10,000 DonateNow Mashup Challenge at NetSquared.

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Live Blogging ONG Web 2.0 Conference in Romania sponsored by the Soros Foundation in Bucharest

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Social Media, NGOs, and Romania View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. I am here in Romania for a conference hosted by the Soros Foundation as part of their pilot advocacy through blogging program.

A Crash Course in Social Media for Arts People in Philadelphia

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Crash Course: Social Media for Arts People View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. Yesterday, I presented a workshop called " A Crash Course in Social Media for Arts People " hosted by the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance.

Online Fundraising Predictions from Around the World

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My friend, P aolo Ferrara , queried online fundraising and social media experts from around the globe, and presents them in the above SlideShare. | View | Upload your own. Justin Perkins has a few predictions, including "Only 1% of nonprofits or less will make a positive ROI based on man-hours and dollar amounts." " I think what Justin is pointing out is ROI thinking means going beyond looking at direct costs. Is that what you meant

Be Your Own Filter In the Global Brain

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The idea that you can in a couple clicks go onto a site like Slideshare and see ideas on a topic from some of the best thinkers on that topic and recreate your own meaning of it. Photo by VaxZine.

eMetrics Panel Slides, Notes, and Blog Posts: ROI of Blogging, Twitter, and Digg for Nonprofits

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E-Metrics: Followers, Friends, and Fans - Expanding Your Online Community View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. Why Twitter Matters View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. Building Buzz Without a Budget View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. tags: blogging nptech ). Marshall Kirkpatrick has a great post over at Read/Write Web about keeping momentum.    In that post, he describes one technique - make yourself a public case study. 

Is FB Causes interaction design is a one-night stand. no flirting, no romance, no love notes, no coffee?

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" ( cross posted on Facebook as a note ) Two ideas sparked this question: Priscilla Brice-Weller's thoughts on the Levels of Engagement and a slideshare show by Michael Weiksner, BJ Fogg, and Xing Xin Lui from a class at Stanford called " Creating Engaging Applications on Facebook."

How do Social Networks applications incorporate the ladder of engagement?

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I found this slideshare show by Michael Weiksner, BJ Fogg, and Xing Kin Lui from a class at Stanford called " Creating Engaging Applications on Facebook."

NpTech Tag Summary: 10 Web 2.0 Things You Can Do In Ten Minutes!

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Visit SlideShare and read through great presentations on just about any topic. Photo by SpacePotato. The NpTech Tag Summary went on hiatus to give some space to. rethink, reinvent. It came back earlier this week in a new format and aggregation process.

TwitterBeat: Facebook, Twitter or LinkedIn?

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Facebook is rapidly transitioning from its college roots to a space for the professional world just as LinkedIn has added new applications like RSS feeds and SlideShare to make its user profiles more personal.

NpTech Tag Summary: NpTech Slide Decks, Twitter Saves Children, and Visualizing Information for Advocacy

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NpTech Slide Decks SlideShare is like YouTube for powerpoint presentations. One of the above is the actual cover of " Visualizing Information for Advocacy " - a must read booklet from Tactical Technology Collective. NpTech Conversations. So, you want to build a MashUp?