Thu.Apr 05, 2012

11 LinkedIn Profile Tips for Nonprofit Professionals

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The following is an excerpt from Chapter 6 of the recently released book Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits.

The Nonprofit Social Media Policy Workbook

Idealware

PublishDate: April 2012. Sponsors: Balance Interactive. New Signature. Trellon, LLC. From Facebook to Twitter to LinkedIn, nonprofits are flocking to social media, but not everyone is prepared for the challenges and ramifications of what you post--or how to manage the process. Who is allowed to tweet? Who can comment on your posts? How do you respond if someone says something mean about your organization?

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11 LinkedIn Profile Tips for Nonprofit Professionals

Nonprofit Tech for Good

The following is an excerpt from Chapter 6 of the recently released book Social Media for Social Good: A How-To Guide for Nonprofits.

Why the advertising industry needs radical change

SocialFish

“We all know we’re living in a period of massive, accelerating change. Yet how we think, how we work and what we produce as an advertising industry has changed remarkably little.

Care2 Impact Prize Awarded to Vinay Bhagat of Convio

Frogloop

Kudos to Vinay Bhagat of Convio for winning the 2012 Care2 Impact Prize for his outstanding impact in online advocacy and fundraising.

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Released at the 2012 NTC Today: The New eNonprofit Benchmarks Study from M+R and NTEN

NTEN

You can now download the 2012 eNonprofit Benchmarks Study , just released at the 2012 NTC by M+R and NTEN. New this year and particularly interesting to me is what we learned from the study participants with mobile programs: roughly a third had optimized their emails for display on smart phones.

Manage Event Registration with Acteva

Tech Soup Blog

Streamline the registration and payment processes for your organization’s events, conferences, and classes with cloud-based services from the Acteva Donation Program.

Myth #1 from Kivi Leroux Miller's "5 Communications Myths Nonprofit Executive Directors Believe"

NTEN

[Editor's note: The following is an excerpt from the March 2012 issue of NTEN:Change. Read the complete article in the current issue of NTEN's new quarterly e-journal for nonprofit leaders by subscribing to the journal for free! ]

Facebook Timeline: Five Things Nonprofits and Activists Should Do

Tech Soup Blog

Nick Judd is the managing editor at Personal Democracy Media , a media. company focused on how technology is changing politics, government and. civic life. He manages PDM's news site, techPresident , and subscription. service, Personal Democracy Plus.

The Cloud

Connection Cafe

Author: Martin Campbell. If you're too young to remember where you were when JFK was shot, you might well remember where you were on December 26, 2004 when a massive tsunami caused a deadly natural disaster around the Indian Ocean (link to [link] ). I'll remember that day well because I was on call as the manager of the British Red Cross' online donations and messaging platform.

Webinar Recap: Mapping Philanthropy - Use Data Visualization to Do Good

Tech Soup Blog

As you may know, we are collaborating with the Foundation Center on webinars designed to provide you with new ideas and tools to aid your organization's mission. The first webinar in this series, Mapping Philanthropy: How You Can Use Data Visualization to Do Good , was held on March 29.

Idealware's Traveling Road Show Winding Down

Idealware

Andrea's currently presenting a session on social media policy with Idealware's good friend Lisa Colton from Darim Online in the final scheduled session slot of 2012 NTC.

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Is fear a prison?

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

This image is making its way around facebook, and on first look, I can see why most people feel like it makes sense. But I have been doing a lot of personal work around fear lately, and I have a different perspective. I think that fear is a good thing.

The Nonprofit Social Media Policy Workbook

Idealware

To download the workbook for free, can you tell us just a little bit about yourself? First Name: *. Last Name: *. Email address: *. Organization: opt in checkboxes: Notify me about new Idealware reports and articles. Send me Balance Interactive’s Guide to using Google Analytics to Measure Social Media Engagement. New Signature’s Guide to Building Your Facebook Audience. Send me Trellon’s Guide to Social Media for Nonprofits

Is fear a prison?

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

This image is making its way around facebook, and on first look, I can see why most people feel like it makes sense. But I have been doing a lot of personal work around fear lately, and I have a different perspective. I think that fear is a good thing.