Webinar: YouTube, Flickr and Pinterest for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

After YouTube, the webinar then explores how nonprofits can use Flickr to better tell their organization’s story through slideshows. Nonprofits that excel in their use of Flickr are featured. Flickr Pinterest Webinars YouTubeDate: Thursday, July 5, 2012.

Dive into the Flickr Pool!


I on the other hand was fascinated by the sign next to the shark head asking visitors to upload your photo to the Birch Aquarium Flickr pool Last month I took my daughter to Birch Aquarium at Scripps. As we were walking around the shark tank she saw a huge plastic shark head with his jaws wide open. You could go this shark head and have you picture taken. My daughter though it was funny and wanted to do it.

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HOW TO: Use Flickr to Distribute and Archive Press Releases

Nonprofit Tech for Good

I have no idea if using Flickr to distribute and archive photo and press releases will appeal to the media and/or blogosphere, but I got the idea from what I think is the best nonprofit photostream on Flickr: The UN Refugee Agency. Just a new twist on how to use Flickr.

Debra Askanase, Guest Post: Using Flickr Creatively

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Yes, everyone likes to see themselves online, but Flickr is so much more than uploading images from the latest event. Flickr combines the power of visual storytelling with the very nature of a social network - engagement and conversation.

Flickr Experimentation

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I love how flickr enables conversation around your photos and connections to people with same intense interests Instructional Materials Originally uploaded by cambodia4kidsorg.

Creating a Flickr Photostream - PC World

AFP Blog

Creating a Flickr Photostream - PC World: "You'll find tagging and other sorts of associative web trails all over the modern internet. But few of the best-known sites are as focused and user-friendly as Flickr. The website is almost entirely concerned with photos and beautiful images, and it presents a very pretty face to the world

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Yahoo's Flickr Expands Into Online Video - washingtonpost.com

AFP Blog

Yahoo's Flickr Expands Into Online Video - washingtonpost.com: "SAN FRANCISCO -- Yahoo Inc. will begin showing homemade videos on its online photo-sharing site, Flickr, in a long-anticipated move that may be too late to lure most people away from the Internet's dominant video channel, Google Inc.'s

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Museums and Flickr

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" So, I thought I'd use a screen capture of the photo inside flickr instead, but wasn't sure whether I could. I picked up the phone and got a hold of Jim Spadaccini, founder of Ideum, whose blog post I discovered via a discussion thread on flickr and museums on the museum technology list.

Help Tell Your Organization's Story with Flickr

Tech Soup Blog

Flickr gives nonprofits and libraries an easy way to store and share these powerful images. And with new interactive features and a new Android mobile app, there are now even more ways to share Flickr images. Don't have a Flickr account?

My Flickr Score

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I had used the commentors flickr photo - "CC BY license" and he stopped to say thanks. Needing a distraction, I checked out his flickr profile and noticed a Flickr Score and link to the Flickr Inspector. cambodia4kidsorg's flickr score: 3427

Flickr for non-profits – 8 lessons learned | Social Media 4 Good

AFP Blog

Flickr for non-profits – 8 lessons learned | Social Media 4 Good: "I have been using Flickr for about two years to increase visibility of the work of Red Cross Red Crescent. Today, I’d like to share some of the lessons I’ve learned.Why Flickr?I Flickr is a great website to show what your organization is doing or why it is

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New Flickr Toy

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New Flickr Toy Originally uploaded by cambodia4kidsorg. Taking a little flickr break. This is new flickr toy where you can make a poster with up 2-36 photos from flickr - yours or anyone elses.

Yeha! Flickr Has Implemented Collections!

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Flickr has just added a feature called "collections." The official flickr blog post is here. He notes: It is great to see flickr innovating. A while back Flickr received some pretty heated criticism for. I've been waiting for this one!

Flickr for Good

Steve Bridger

I led a Flickr for Good workshop in London on Friday. The feedback was great

Twitter, Flickr, Facebook Make Blogs Look So 2004

AFP Blog

Twitter, Flickr, Facebook Make Blogs Look So 2004: "Writing a weblog today isn't the bright idea it was four years ago. The blogosphere, once a freshwater oasis of folksy self-expression and clever thought, has been flooded by a tsunami of paid bilge. Cut-rate journalists and underground marketing campaigns now drown out the authentic voices of amateur wordsmiths. It's almost impossible to get

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Video Tutorial: How do I Twitter my Flickr photos?

John Haydon

I caught a post on Twitter from Ian Wilker about feeding your Twitter stream with your Flickr activity. This process seemed so easy, I decided to screen cast while I connect my own Flickr and Twitter accounts. Tags: Flickr Tips Power Your Fans Twitter Tips Flickr howto Twitter This is a great approach for businesses or non-profits who communicate their impact with images, but have limited time for social media marketing.

Flickr Code | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

Flickr has allowed us do things that previously would have required a completely custom build and cost considerably more money. In these projects, we use the Flickr API to allow us to interact with photos stored in Flickr. Flickr just launched a new site that collects all of the information needed for this kind of stuff together in one place.

24 hours of Flickr Day!

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Here on Flickr, our members are sharing the world that they see: snapping daily moments, recording history, telling stories, capturing beauty. To celebrate this global community, we invite you to join us in 24 Hours of Flickr, a day-long global photo project.

Flickr to Facebook Bookmarklet

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I've been looking for ways to easily cross post selected photos from Flickr to Facebook Photo Album. That this application lets you do is: Use a bookmarklet while browsing flickr to add your photo to your photo album in Facebook. What I don't like about this application is that you can send anyone else's photo to your Facebook Album, but there isn't an automated link back to the person's photo in flickr for cc attribution.

The newest Flickr Toy: Warholizer

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The newest one is called the Warholizer Now, I know where one of last week's Creative Commons Flickr photo entrants might possibly have gotten their inspiration. Anyway, here's the flickr set. We both said, why doesn't flickr do that?

Flickr How-Tos

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With the arrest of a leading advocate for freedom of expression in Cambodia the last night, there were scant few photos available in flickr. It made me wonder about training materials available for using flickr and the extensions available. Flickr 101: Techniques Basic Guidelines for Tagging on flickr Flickr for Beginners: Tips from LifeHacker. Flickr Official Documents How to get the most out of flickr FAQ.

Twitter + Flickr = Twitterfountain

Wild Apricot Blog

Engage your audiences, help supporters of your non-profit keep up with any tagged topic on Twitter and Flickr, or publicize your event with a custom Twitterfountain , a nifty new mashup you can embed on your blog or website — Have you ever wanted to see what was happening at that one event you could not go to? Twitterfountain comes to your aid: we mash up tweets and Flickr-images that share the same tags into a spectacular visual.(

Flickr for the Cultural & Heritage Sectors

Steve Bridger

You may already know that I’m a huge fan of Flickr. the Flickr community continues to build great things, such as The Commons , which I talked a little about on Monday, and which has it’s own passionate supporters. You can view this deck on Slideshare, but this time I thought it would be appropriate to upload the slides (as images) to Flickr! Tags: flickr speaking commons heritage smex09

Flickr Has Integrated Geotagging!

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Flickr has added a new feature to its organizer - the ability to add geotags to your photos. There is now a map tab where you can navigate to a location and then automatically add the geotags to that location to a flickr photo or batch of photos. But it gets better: flickr is now using screencasts! You can also use the geotags and the map in flickr to explore photos. And best of all it is done visually.

LOLseals: Flickr API Contest Gets HSUS Over 3,000 Entries - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop


Main | The Frogloop Interview: Sheeraz Haji » Tuesday Mar 18 2008 LOLseals: Flickr API Contest Gets HSUS Over 3,000 Entries Tuesday, March 18, 2008 at 03:23PM | by James OMalley Carie Lewis from HSUS tipped us to another clever Web 2.0

Library of Congress Rocks Flickr

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Workers leaving Pennsylvania shipyards, Beaumont, Texas (LOC) Originally uploaded by The Library of Congress About a month ago, the Library of Congress put two sets of photographs (about 3000 images total) up on Flickr. Flickr is a photo-sharing site (learn more here ).

Moveon Use of Flickr

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I missed the post about flickr use by MoveOn on netsquared when I was in London earlier this month. MoveOn Ever Spent: Flickr via Jon Stahl. The article describes how MoveOn is experimenting with flickr, believed to be the first political campaign to make use of flickr. The article points out that adhoc groups have formed on flickr to support photo sharing and organizing around political topics, but MoveOn's use of flickr is on a larger scale.

Youth Organizations Are Now Eligible for Flickr Pro

Tech Soup Blog

Nonprofits and libraries with missions focused on youth activities, children, and child care are now eligible for the Flickr Donation Program at TechSoup. Showcase Your Community with Flickr. Organizations can upload, organize, and share their images with anyone, anywhere, with Flickr Pro. Flickr in Action. Check out TechSoup's Flickr pool. Flickr is a convenient way to organize and archive your photos. Because Flickr is part of Yahoo!,

nfp 2.0 » Camera Rwanda: Storytelling using Flickr

Rebooting Charity

Mecca Ibrahim : I think Flickr is and always has been perfect for bringing communities together. whitewater widgets yak shack November 1st, 2006 Camera Rwanda: Storytelling using Flickr Kresta King Cutcher has been posting images to the Flickr photo-sharing community since September 2005.

NetCentric Advocacy: Community Photo Shoots: MoveOn Flickr

Network-Centric Advocacy

Like Vote! ) » January 02, 2006 Community Photo Shoots: MoveOn Flickr I remember sitting down with the Sierra Club staff and talking about a" day in the life" and all the work the club staff put into telling the story of its members and painting a real face on the movement.

Flickr Adds Twitter Integration

Tech Soup Blog

Ian at roots.lab reports that Flickr has just added a "post to Twitter" feature. If you use either or both of these tools to keep followers up to date on the work you're doing in the field, the new feature is great news. It's already gained a lot of traction in the past week. read more. Tools Web Building

Flickr giving away 10K pro memberships (to nonprofits) - News - Internet Applications Software

AFP Blog

Flickr giving away 10K pro memberships (to nonprofits) - News - Internet Applications Software: "Flickr is giving away pro accounts to nonprofits and public libraries to showcase their efforts.Yahoo owned photo community Flickr has launched a new program called Flickr for Good.

Flickr and Nonprofits

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Marnie Webb asks a great question: Wonder what flickr has to do with nonprofits? Or maybe the question should be what can nonprofits do with flickr as answered in the comments. Inspired by Marnie's musings, Deborah Finn suggests that flickr is great source of highly quality nonprofit stock images, although suggests understanding how flickr creative common licenses work before plunking photos into a powerpoint.

N-TEN Conference 2007 - Flickr Session!

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Just finished the flickr session. I am having lots of computer/Internet access issues and am now able to find this photo via Chris - who was a able to post to flickr! What happens if a photograph that we don't like is put in our flickr group?

Npflickr: Flickr as Nonprofit Documentation Tool

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What happens when you give a grantmaker a camera and flickr account? An interesting use of flickr as a documentation tool! Last May, I documented a project of the Sharing Foundation's in flickr. If you want to talk about flickr and nonprofits, there's a place to do so here

What Can We Do With Flickr?

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What Can We Do With Flickr? CogDog Blog has assembled a fabulous set of instructional resources geared for educators on how to use free online tools like flickr, Youtube, delicious, and others. Originally uploaded by cogdogblog.

4 Ways to Search Flickr by Color

Wild Apricot Blog

We’ve talked before about good tools that will search Flickr for Creative Commons-licensed images based on the keywords you choose. Tags: Non-profit technology nptech images websites search Flickr Now, check out another (more colorful) way to find the pictures you need for your blog or website. Just don't be surprised if your productivity drops - these color-based search tools are fun! read more ).

World Cafe Stewardship Dialogue: Flickr Stream

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The flickr stream is here: [link] I love seeing the examples of the graphic facilitation. Steward_Dialog_Day1 (28) Originally uploaded by theworldcafe. You can follow along on the blog [link

Beth5.0 - Flickr Photo Remix Birthday Card Contest!

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My big birthday is coming up this month and I'm celebrating it with a Flickr Photo Remix Contest. flickr group (you'll have to join first) with the following information in the description: -A birthday greeting. Need some tools: Here's a couple of flickr tools to help you remix.

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Reflections from the TechSoup Flickr Online Event

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A few days ago TechSoup and Flickr sponsored an online event discussion about the use of Flickr and photography in non profit organizations. Michaela Hackner participated and had some great insights. She blogged her reflections into one excellent post! Enjoy! More from the TechSoup blog

Seeking Stories, Examples, and Tips from Nonprofits About Using Flickr

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Flickr Photo by Locator. I'm doing a panel at NTC with Susan Tenby and will be talking about Flickr and (and Twitter). So, I'm hoping that your nonprofit is using Flickr, could you leave me a comment and a URL?

100 Social Media Tactics for Nonprofits


These are ideas, tools, and techniques you can implement via Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Flickr, Foursquare, and other social media platforms. Tags: Social Media #nptech Facebook Flickr foursqaure social media Social Media Strategy Twitter YouTube

Showcase and Grow Your Community with Flickr Pro

Tech Soup Blog

Nonprofits and libraries can upload, organize, and share their images with anyone, anywhere, with Flickr Pro (admin fees: $6 - $15). Since the organization has no official offices and their volunteers all over Northern California, Flickr provided an ideal solution that utilized their two most valuable assets: volunteer enthusiasm and the dogs' pictures: I had pictures of the dogs on my hard drive at home, but what good was that for anyone else in my group?