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NTC 2011 is Upon Us!

NetWits

2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference (#11ntc) is ramping up by kicking off the community voting website for over 400 nonprofit focused sessions! We have until September 30 th to vote for those we think will be the most valuable to the overall NPTech community. If you’re not familiar with the Nonprofit Tech.

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Surfrider Foundation: The Poster Child for a Networked Nonprofit

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I grew up in a small beach town on the South Jersey Shore where I spent summers swimming and building sand castles. It’s on itunes here (free).

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Just Joined a New Federal Commission!

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

We have top leaders from the Department, the disability community including students, publishers, the Copyright Office, academia and other experts.

Definitions Of Key Business Terms

Eric Jacobsen Blog

I like Peter F. Drucker's definitions

A Better Approach to Monthly Giving

Connection Cafe

Author: Lacey Kruger. Recently, some colleagues and I started an email exchange about best practices for monthly giving.

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Does Suggested Content Capture Your Imagination?

NetWits

Yesterday, Chris Clark, product manager for Blackbaud Internet Solutions , shared the highlights of Blackbaud NetCommunity version 6.25, generally available in October.

What's new and cool in Convio Common Ground version 3

Judi Sohn

It's been a little over a year since I fully deployed Convio Common Ground at the Colorectal Cancer Coalition. Still no regrets. Finally. It was slow.

Five Reasons Why Titles Are King

John Haydon

You’re reading this because on some level you’re interested in writing better blog post tiles or better YouTube video titles. But why?

Can True Activism Be Fostered Through Social-Networking Sites? - Give and Take - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas

AFP Blog

Can True Activism Be Fostered Through Social-Networking Sites? Give and Take - The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas: "Dear Malcolm Gladwell: The nonprofit technology world is not very happy with you.Mr.

Asking. And Then Listening

NetWits

I got to thinking the other day about how many times I’ve been asked for my opinion or assistance from the nonprofit organizations I support. Outside of donation asks, I can only think of enough instances to fit on one hand. I’m a loyal supporter, donor, and volunteer to various organizations but rarely am I asked for much more than my money

I’m betting $10 Social Media Wins …

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

My colleague, Clay Lord, Theatre Bay Area told me about a bet that the communications manager is having with the director of development. Comrades!

How Do You Embrace Resting?

Have Fun - Do Good

Are you good at resting? I'm not. The first day went great, and then life intervened. I stopped walking. A month later, I tried again. Is that OK?"

New ASAE website is live. and it rawks. — SocialFish

AFP Blog

New ASAE website is live. and it rawks. SocialFish: "New ASAE website is live… and it rawks.by Maddie Grant on September 29, 2010 ShareDigg DiggWe LOVE the new ASAE website!! Such a huge improvement, not least because their active community has been brought to the forefront.So

Nonprofit Tech 2.0 iPhone App :: Version 2.0!

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Using SwebApps.com , I quickly threw together and launched an iPhone App for Nonprofit Tech 2.0 in the fall of 2009. The App is nothing fancy.

The Networked Nonprofit Update

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Allison Fine and I have been thrilled with the reception that our book, The Networked Nonprofit , has received. RSVP: ksherwin@techfoundation.org.

Cutting Edge Integrated Social Media Strategies: Download the Presentation

Frogloop

Social action isn't sending a tweet or sharing a petition on Facebook and calling it a day. Are they in our social networks? Will they post for us?

15 Easy-to-Use Apps for Adding Multimedia to Twitter: Business Collaboration News ?

AFP Blog

15 Easy-to-Use Apps for Adding Multimedia to Twitter: Business Collaboration News : "I love Twitter, but one thing I admit can be lacking from the service is that it doesn’t allow for embedded images, audio or video in the Twitter stream; you can only link to them

Artprize: An Extraordinary Social Experience around Art

Museum 2.0

Want to experience art in a populist, energized, industrial/urban setting? Want to see it in soup kitchens and record stores and bars? Period. or "ugh.

Social Media for Good and Evil, Strong and Weak Ties, Online/Offline,and Orgs and Networks

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

He tries to make the point: “Social change has been happening before the creation of Twitter four years ago&# but disappoints.

Ninety Percent of Consumers want Companies to Support Causes

Frogloop

In fact, these types of campaigns even inspire a new group of supporters. Check out the comparison chart below. Moms and Consumer Marketing Statistics.

Technology for the Nonprofit and Philanthropic Sector :: Tom says "mergers and alliances" - we say "mashups and interoperability." Let's think of ourselves as interoperable allies.

AFP Blog

Technology for the Nonprofit and Philanthropic Sector :: Tom says "mergers and alliances" - we say "mashups and interoperability." Let's think of ourselves as interoperable allies.: "I I recently had a very lively conversation with Tom McLaughlin of the Nonprofit Finance Fund.

Nine Fair Trade Chocolate Bars

Have Fun - Do Good

From Halloween to Thanksgiving to Christmas to Valentine's Day to Easter chocolate lovers (like me!)

The Dragonfly Effect: Win A Copy, Leave A Comment, Swab Your Cheek

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Let me explain how all these ideas tie together … Me and Jennifer Aaker. Why A Bone Marrow Registry Recruitment At A Book Launch?

Seal the Deal: Confirm Relationships with Social Supporters

Frogloop

So your nonprofit’s staff has drunk the social media Kool -Aid. And yet. You’re not alone in your wondering.

Tom says "mergers and alliances" - we say "mashups and.

Deborah Elizabeth Finn

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How admin privacy works on Facebook Pages (video)

John Haydon

The most frequent question I get from nonprofits who have a Facebook Page is about privacy. How can I keep my personal info private as a Page admin?

In Search of Bachelors and Philanthropy in Rural Alaska and Video Story Capture Tips

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The Story. That’s where I met Joe Page from the Jessica Stevens Foundation who told the amazing about the Talkeetna Bachelor Society.

Be A Manager Who Makes Decisions

Eric Jacobsen Blog

A manager who can't make a decision or who can't make a timely decision will frustrate his/her employees.

Update on Disk Cloning

Tech Soup Blog

Originally published at TechSoup for Libraries. Uses and Benefits of Disk Cloning Applications.

How to use categories and tags in your nonprofit blog

John Haydon

Publishing posts in WordPress (.Com Com and.Org) entails the use of categories and tags. Sounds simple enough, right? No so. Make sense?

Vote for Your Favorite Nonprofit Technology Conference Panels

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The 2011 Nonprofit Technology Conference will take place on March 17-19, 2011 in Washington, DC. Part of what makes the NTC unique is how they involve the community in every aspect of conference planning. Community voting on the 400+ session proposals has begun and will run through September 30th. Please vote for it. event in November. Serenity Now!:

How To Create A "Best Places To Work" Company

Eric Jacobsen Blog

The Hard Choices of Shoes and Social Media

NTEN

Flickr photo by Sarah and Mike.probably Decisions are tough. That's usually where social media decisions fall. But should they?

Recent Rash of LinkedIn Spam

Tech Soup Blog

Have you been getting a lot of email asking you to connect on LinkedIn? Over the past weekend, there was a surge of such types of attacks. read more.