Pinterest or Delicious: Social Bookmarking Coming back as Digital Curation

Amy Sample Ward

In the craze over Pinterest, I think people have overlooked the evolution social bookmarking site Delicious has made. You can also comment on individual bookmarks or on the stacks as a whole – something I am consistently wishing I could do on Pinterest.

Web 2.0 Part IIa: Social Bookmarking

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Part IIa: Social Bookmarking September 24, 2006 After writing my post on tagging , I got sidetracked by Marnie Webb’s mention of ma.gnolia , and then went off to investigate, then decided to write about social bookmarking tools. Ma.gnolia is a new(ish) social bookmarking tool. First, I’ll do a quickie review of the social bookmarking phenomena and why I’ve been using del.icio.us, and why I’m switching to Ma.gnolia. bookmarks to ma.gnolia.)

Questions to Keep in Mind When Purchasing eLearning Content for an LMS

Gyrus

These are all very important topics that cannot afford avoidance, however there are some other questions that are important to keep in mind when purchasing content. How and where does the content utilize bookmarks? Does the user have to physically click the save button to bookmark?

Mastering the Art of Work/Life Balance in a Digital World

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Meet my colleague, Meico Marquette Whitlock, who is the Founder and CEO of Mindful Techie. I had an opportunity to interview Meico about being a Mindful Techie. However, now I’m bringing a new tool to my work in the form of mindfulness. Happy Healthy Nonprofit Mindfulness

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Great reads from around the web on March 30th

Amy Sample Ward

To follow more of the things I find online, you can follow @amysampleward on Twitter (which is just a blog and resource feed), or find me on Delicious (for all kinds of bookmarks). I come across so many great conversations, ideas, and resources all over the web every day.

Great reads from around the web on June 15th

Amy Sample Ward

To follow more of the things I find online, you can follow @amysampleward on Twitter (which is just a blog and resource feed), or find me on Delicious (for all kinds of bookmarks). I come across so many great conversations, ideas, and resources all over the web every day.

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Great reads from around the web on April 28th

Amy Sample Ward

To follow more of the things I find online, you can follow @amysampleward on Twitter (which is just a blog and resource feed), or find me on Delicious (for all kinds of bookmarks). Quick, what springs to mind? " Tags: roundup bookmarks changes engagement facebook grantmaking hope impact list marketing net2-recommends philanthropy postalicious privacy resources security slacktivism socialaction socialchange socialmedia strategy sustainability video youth

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Tips for a Successful Software Implementation

Vertex Systems

Keep in mind that many software implementations fail completely. Bookmark the permalink.

Great reads from around the web on May 20th

Amy Sample Ward

To follow more of the things I find online, you can follow @amysampleward on Twitter (which is just a blog and resource feed), or find me on Delicious (for all kinds of bookmarks). " AGC Coversational Case Studies: Students for a Free Tibet: A mindful social media strategy for campaigns or contests – Beth Kanter and Allison Fine are evaluating the second America's Giving Challenge and are sharing case studies from the winners.

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Great reads from around the web on January 13th

Amy Sample Ward

To follow more of the things I find online, you can follow @amysampleward on Twitter (which is just a blog and resource feed), or find me on Delicious (for all kinds of bookmarks). A social enterprise, Zoetica provides superior communication consulting, training, and strategy to help mindful organizations affect social change." I come across so many great conversations, ideas, and resources all over the web every day.

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Great reads from around the web on January 5th

Amy Sample Ward

To follow more of the things I find online, you can follow @amysampleward on Twitter (which is just a blog and resource feed), or find me on Delicious (for all kinds of bookmarks). In an increasingly globalized economy, many of the advanced nations in the world are racing to attract the brightest entrepreneurial minds, regardless of their country of origin. I come across so many great conversations, ideas, and resources all over the web every day.

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Is Quora Yet Another Social Network (YASN) or Something Different?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Object Based Social Sharing VS Social Graph Sharing : Objects are things like photos, bookmarks, slide decks, or in the case of Quora, questions. MindfulnessFlickr Photo by Lee Haywood. Note from Beth: Geoff Livingston contributed to this post. Thanks Geoff! ).

Great reads from around the web on December 2nd

Amy Sample Ward

To follow more of the things I find online, you can follow @amysampleward on Twitter (which is just a blog and resource feed), or find me on Delicious (for all kinds of bookmarks). You want your members to invite like-minded folks to join your community and you want the cultists to encourage others to be more active. " Tags: roundup activism analytics bookmarks community communitybuilder facebook list metrics nptech onlinecommunity postalicious resources roi socialmedia twitte

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Great reads from around the web on October 9th

Amy Sample Ward

We began with a few goals in mind: We wanted to relationally connect people through giving, to make it fun, and in the process protect relationships from feelings of obligation. Tags: roundup bookmarks These are some links I wanted to share from October 9th. Find me on Delicious for more! Psychology of Technology: Relationships 2.0:

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Great reads from February 10th through February 11th

Amy Sample Ward

" Have Fun • Do Good: 6 Ways to Use the Web to Find a Nonprofit Job - Britt Bravo has a great run down on using social media tools in your job search - seems to be a topic on a lot of people's minds! Tags: roundup bookmarks These are my links for February 10th through February 11th: Nonprofit SOS: Advertising on nonprofit websites?

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Great reads from around the web on March 3rd

Amy Sample Ward

The recession is focusing minds. " Coup d’Etat on Twitter | Blog | design mind - Great example of the real-time and collaborative aspects of Twitter. "We’ll " Tags: roundup bookmarks These are some links I wanted to share from March 3rd. Find me on Delicious for more! Facebook | we20 - the best reason to get your friends together this year - Do you know about the we20 project? A great example of organizing on the social web. "we20

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Great reads from around the web on October 20th

Amy Sample Ward

The panel had some great minds, including Allison Fine, Andrew Rasiej, and Deanna Zandt. Tags: roundup bookmarks These are some links I wanted to share from October 20th. Find me on Delicious for more!

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Great reads from January 6th through January 8th

Amy Sample Ward

It's often a hard thing to wrap our minds around because so much of social media doesn't provide straightforward numbers. Tags: roundup bookmarks These are my links for January 6th through January 8th: The Power of Us: Re-Imagine Media | Changemakers - "Join We Media and Ashoka’s Changemakers in the search to find the best new ideas for inspiring a better world through media and technology.

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The 2016 - 2017 Best Nonprofit Conferences Calendar

Everyaction

Bookmark it, share it, love it, and download it for Google or Outlook. Social Capital 2017 is a content-rich, invitation-only conference bringing together the brightest nonprofit and corporate minds for a candid exchange on growing strategic partnerships.

Sticky Notes: Potential for Trouble!

Vertex Systems

He was looking for a way to hold the bookmarks in his song book while singing in the church choir. . The idea for sticky notes was conceived in 1974 by a gentleman by the name of Arthur Fry. He worked at 3M and was aware of a co-worker’s accidental invention of a light sticky tape substance.

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5 Persuasive Posts

Wild Apricot

Here are 5 of the posts we've bookmarked on Apricot Jam this week. From Mindfully Building Networks to Attitudes of Gratitude, Repelling Attendees and more…. Fundraising membership events Apricot Jam

Are you a "nonprofit" or a "charity"? See what Google users think | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

I think this is attributable to the general economic downturn we’ve been seeing but it may also be that people are looking to particular web sites and simply using old bookmarks when they seek out charities. It’s great to see this insight into the minds of the audience we are all seeking to emote through our missions.

ERP Software for a Nonprofit – a Case Study

Vertex Systems

You can check out their problems and the solution they went with on our website – it does require a simple registration, but keep in mind we protect and secure all information given to us and we share it with no one. Bookmark the permalink.

Firefox add-ons to love

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

More and more websites are designed not only with Firefox in mind, but sometimes even primarily with Firefox. Delicious Bookmarks - this is the official plug in from Yahoo. It’s sweet - a button to easily tag the pages you are visiting, and a nice sidebar to see your bookmarks from. I’m in love with Firefox. I’ve actually been in love with Firefox since 3.0, when it seems like a few of the things that plagued it finally got ironed out.

Lists As Part of Your Content Strategy: A Short List of Tips and Tools

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Bookmarking Tools: Bookmarking tools are list making tools too. Social bookmarking tools have been around for some time, many new comes out, old ones die off. Here’s a good list of bookmarking tools still available. Photo by Andrew Watt. I’m a list maker!

5 Practical Reasons Why You Fail To Get Digital Marketing Results

Nonprofits Source

Second, once you have a keyword phrase in mind, type that phrase into Google and review the content of the first page results. It’s clear that these outreach emails have one goal in mind – get a backlink.

How Would Rate Your Prospect Management System? Part 1

Connection Cafe

Even if you do not read the entire paper, hang onto this or save it as a favorite bookmark, as it will provide some important information for you to reference as you build out your prospect management capabilities in the coming months and years.

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Social Media 101 TweetChat Recap: Tagging

Tech Soup Blog

Whether you or not you understand how to use tags, chances are you have come across them if you have ever used blogs, YouTube, Flickr, Twitter, or bookmarking sites such as Delicious. Blogs, photos, video, and bookmarks can benefit from the use of many tags when they are uploaded.

Managing Twitter, One Account at a Time

Amy Sample Ward

With these questions in mind, I decided to start a second Twitter account - and I want to share with you my strategy and implementation steps - so you can see if something similar is right for you, too! Sharing links you tag onling: I use Delicious to tag content online instead of saving bookmarks locally to my computer - this way I can access things I’ve saved from any computer and can share content easily.

Lame spam of the day: Raw spam merge text

Robert Weiner

Saved as a favorite|bookmarked!!}, {I really like|I like|I love} {your blog|your site|your web site|your website}!| I stumbledupon it {I will|I am going to|I’m going to|I may} {come back|return|revisit} {once again|yet again} {since I|since i have} {bookmarked|book marked|book-marked|saved as a favorite} it. I’m {book-marking|bookmarking} and will be tweeting this to my followers! Its {like you|such as you} {read|learn} my {mind|thoughts}!

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How One Fund Boston Used Crowdfunding and Social Media to Exceed Their Fundraising Goal – in Less Than a Week

SocialFish

Based on The One Fund Boston’s success, here are five tips your nonprofit organization should keep in mind when trying to launch a response crowdfunding campaign: 1) Act Quickly: The window to act is very small. 4) Create a Hashtag: Hashtags are essentially bookmarks.

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Securing Your Patients’ Next Gifts with Donor Welcome Kits

Connection Cafe

Good healthcare-related options might include first-aid kits, bookmarks including first-aid information, or a portable magnifying glasses (for older donors). . Here’s what these “value-added premiums” will do: .

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Apps, Unleashed

Idealware

The word application for me calls to mind feature-bloated, inefficient software that greedily gobbles up the fruits of Moore's Law and leaves users in the pits complaining about the speed of their brand new umpteen core Pentium-driven laptop. In addition to bookmarks , most visited, and recently closed at the top of their new tabs page, users of Google's Chrome web browser might have noticed a new category labeled apps under which appears icons for Entangled , Pogo , and Web Store.

Tags and Web2.0

Michael Stein's Non-profit Technology Blog

In a recent post I claimed that tools like social bookmarking and tagging might be making waves among the technoscenti, but they are not high on the nuts-and-bolts priority list of the typical non-profit. I got dissapproving comments by half a dozen readers - typical was a comment from Mike at Mind Valley who says: I am surprised that you doubt the business value of tagging and social bookmarking. social bookmarking. Tagging is the key to social bookmarking.

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Tricks and Tips to Use #Ello (With Screenshots)

Frogloop

It was the first thing that came to mind when I wanted to share content by another Ello user. Nicolelee on Ello posted on her Ello feed that she spoke with a couple of the co-founders who confirmed that there is a bookmarking feature in development.

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10 Twitter Best Practices for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Nonprofits that are more active should keep in mind the data below. To better understand your retweet, click-through, and impression rates, be sure to bookmark analytics.twitter.com and visit often while logged in to your Twitter account.

Building a Better Association Facebook Page

SocialFish

He has interviewed many of the top minds in Social Media and trains Fortune 1000 companies on how to do Social Networking. Bookmark the Think Tank Webinar Series page to get the scoop on all our past and future Think Tank webinars. Register now for our next FREE interactive Think Tank webinar, on Wednesday August 24, 2 pm ET – Building a Better Association Facebook Page. Remember that you’ll get the recording even if you can’t attend live.

Ask Britt: How Do You Increase Blog Traffic?

Have Fun - Do Good

Provide a way for people to easily share and bookmark your posts by using something like AddThis or Add to Any. Bookmark your posts in del.icio.us, and other social bookmarking services.

Introducing Idealware's Social Media Resource Library

Idealware

With that in mind, and as a first step in our year-long social media research initiative, Idealware has compiled a library of nearly 200 – and growing – resources on social media. So, here are the directions for finding our bookmarks and the tagging scheme which will make it easy for you to find what you are looking for.

Vote for Your Favorite Nonprofit Technology Conference Panels

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

So, I spent some time reading through the proposals and bookmarked the ones I voted for. Mindfulness in the Midst of Wired Madness. Mindfulness – How To Re-Fresh Your Mind’s Browser. Share What’s on your Mind: A Productive Therapy Session for Social Media Organizers. The 2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference will take place on March 17-19, 2011 in Washington, DC.

7 MUST READ STORIES THIS WEEK

SocialFish

Here are a few posts you should not miss this week, on all kinds of top-of-mind social topics, as well as some just great reads. Engage or Die – the fate of associations and nonprofits… (Mark Tobias) – I’m meeting Mark for coffee this week.

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Seven Ways to Get More From Your Nonprofit’s Email Marketing Strategy

SocialFish

You might want to bookmark it for later. They might not be as open in a few hours, so follow up immediately when you’re fresh on their mind. Warning: This is a super long post. Like social media, email marketing is where you nurture constituent relationships.

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Which is a better investment for your nonprofit – an iPhone App or a mobile website?

Nonprofit Tech for Good

In the months following my mind was ruminating and imagining nonprofits throughout the world launching iPhone Apps. All bookmarked on my iPhone. When I bought my first iPhone in June 2009 I was absolutely blown away. Love my iPhone. What a miraculous little tool of technology. I immediately downloaded the Apps for the social networking sites that I regularly use as well as the few Apps that were available from the nonprofit sector.