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It originally appeared on NetSquared. Open Source data NetSquared big data Data Digest is a weekly round-up of the latest news on data-related projects in the nonprofit sector, compiled and authored by Keisha Taylor of GuideStar International and TechSoup Global.

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Google + for Social Change Activists: Dive in Early or Wait?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Ivan Booth is doing a meet up and live stream for the Philly Netsquared meet up on August 2nd at 6:00 PM EST about Google +.

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It originally appeared on NetSquared. Challenging some of the predictable backlash against big data hype Andrew McAfee describes some of the errors people make when writing about data and gives a short list of things to consider when writing about it in his Harvard Business Review blog post.

J. Leroy says "OMG Blogging is so not Web 2.0"

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I'm still trying to better understand what it all means for nonprofits and maybe we just say to hell with the technology hype & buzzwords and focus on the value of collaborative outcomes that the Web 2.0 (for I bookmarked in delicious a post by David Weinberger saying blogging is Web 1.0

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nfp 2.0 » What does Second Life success look like for non-profits?

Rebooting Charity

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What is rapid attention shifting?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

over at NetSquared failed to turn up more than a handful of nominations. despite the hype that ???everybody Photo in Flickr - CC "by/nc" license - Mr.GluSniffer. Read the post from Brian Lamb.

Guest Post by Ivan Boothe: Social change takes more than social media

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Submitted by Ivan Boothe, publisher of the Rootwork Blog Over at the NetSquared blog, Joe Solomon provided a great roundup of reasons people might be "jaded about social media for change" and ways they overcome it.

NpTech Tag Summary: Chimp Personality, Convio Open API, and More

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

In " The Social Web Ain't Rocket Science " Worldchanging blogger Jon Lebkowsky reminds us that blogs, wikis, and social networking sites may not be appropriate for all nonprofits and that hype and pressure shouldn't drive adoption decisions or they may not be successful.

New Poll: Who will win the CRM wars? | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Obviously, half the development directors are still stuck on direct mail and don’t believe the web hype (2.0

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RSS Gumbo – A Delicious Googly Moss Stew « Digital Diner

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Even a recent call for organizational examples of “non-profit blogs&# over at NetSquared failed to turn up more than a handful of nominations. The simple reason — despite the hype that “everybody must get blogged&# — may be that the tools don’t fit organizational needs.

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Phase I: Do Web 2.0 Phase 2: ??? Phase 3: Profit!!! | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

I’m not suggesting that we’re in a bubble economy like the late 1990s but it’s hard sometimes to discount the hype I’m hearing.

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The Struggles and Strategies of Online Organizing: An Interview with Leda Dederich

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A couple weeks ago, I did an interview for the NetSquared Podcast with Leda Dederich, the creator of the dotOrganize project, and co-author of the report "Online Technology For Social Change: From Struggle to Strategy." Below is a transcript of the interview. To start, I asked Leda what inspired her to start dotOrganize.

Mpower Open Podcast | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

After your jaw dropping hype I am very interested in how the product holds up to scrutiny.

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More proof Second Life is a boondoggle (well, sort of) | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

It’s a shame too but I feel that if the hype keeps continuing, many nonprofits are going to feel burned by bad advice should they get on the Second Life bandwagon and ignore the rest of the best on the Web right now.

Web 2.0 Nonprofit 2.0 Widgets Org 2.0 Second Life | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

hype that are much more reasonable and accessible to our nonprofit brethren and sisthren.