URL Shorteners: Blind(ly) Heading Towards Disaster?

Frogloop

is used and operated by Libya, they are within in their jurisdiction to seize domains that don't comply with their laws. If you thought email radically changed the way nonprofits communicated with constituents online, then social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter may have challenged you even more. Social networking has forced nonprofits to be comfortable with two-way communications, transparency, and adapting to short social conversations using limited character counts.

Building the World You Want: 6 Nonprofit Campaigns to Consider on International Day of Charity

EveryAction

Consider this fact: unless the world tackles inequity today, 167 million children will live in extreme poverty by 2030. While very alarming, this statistic and many others like it aren’t necessarily in the forefront of our minds. Enter, International Day of Charity.

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Some Reflections About Civil Society 2.0 and Why I’m Not On A Plane To Tunisia Right Now

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Youtube blocked access to the offensive video in two of the countries in turmoil, Egypt and Libya , but did not remove the video from its Web site.

The 5 Best Social Impact Games of 2010

NTEN

And even though this game was released a few months ago, the relevance of promoting non-violent revolution is more apparent than ever with the events in Tunisia, Egypt or Libya. # By Jeff Ramos, Community and Content Manager, Games for Change When most people outside gaming think of video games, they typically fall into three buckets: "old school" games like Super Mario and Tetris, social and mobile games like Farmville and Angry Birds, or hyper-violent console games like Grand Theft Auto.

How Text Messaging Has Revolutionized Giving

BoardAssist

They adopted their SMS campaign in order to reach their 15,000 members quickly to respond to a crisis in Libya. Most of our board placements love nothing better than joining a board where they can be a voice of change.

Events Roundup: NetSquared Loves You this February

Tech Soup Blog

Tripoli, Libya: NetSquared Tripoli Meetup. Every month NetSquared holds free or low cost educational events for people and organizations who want to use technology for social good.

Why Social Movements Need Stories

Tech Soup Blog

On September 4, 2014, join other story makers from India, Libya, Kenya, and across Europe to the United States and Canada for an amazing global discussion on Twitter. Storytelling can be a powerful tool for good.