September Net2 Think Tank Roundup: Curating Content

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This post was authored by Claire Sale and originally appeared on the NetSquared blog. Share your tips, tactics, tools, and techniques for effectively curating to serve your audience. tried turning email discussions on listservs into blog posts and opting to record conference call presentations. nonprofits think tank Net2thinktank Net2 NetSquared community curation

The Answer to Sean's Question: Tools for Effective Listening

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Some tools and techniques follow below. Gavin wrote some excellent advice not too long ago on a listserv and if we're lucky, he'll write it up as a blog post). Marshall Kirkpatrick's Article on Netsquared : How To Track Mentions of Your Organization. Sean of the Tactical Philanthropy blog called me the batman of nonprofit technology. I've never been referred to as an comic strip character. (It It reminded of Gary Turner's Webmaster Traffic Art and his batman creation.)

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Are They Listening Carefully or Not At All?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Some tools and techniques follow below. Gavin wrote some excellent advice not too long ago on a listserv and if we're lucky, he'll write it up as a blog post). Marshall Kirkpatrick's Article on Netsquared : How To Track Mentions of Your Organization. Listen Carefully Photo in Flickr CC "BY" license by Sookie. In the session that David Wilcox and I did in the UK on Social Media , we included some on the Web2.0 concepts. One of the key points is listening.

What's your (blog) Conversation Strategy?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Public conversation has been happening on the Internet since it started - via listservs, newsgroups, and online forums. In an earlier post, I covered some tips for getting " conversation ready " from Alexandra Samuel's recent workshop at Netsquared. So, what's your replying to comments technique or strategy? What is your technique for responding to comments? Source: Skelliewag.

NpTech Tag: Change.org To Launch White-Label Social Network for Nonprofits, GeekToys that Give Geekbumps, and Blog Readability

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

leading to an impassioned request for best practices for minimizing damage when this security breaches occur on several listservs. Video The AFP Nonprofit Technology blog points to a story by Jennifer Gilomen from BAVC about digital storytelling techniques and tools for nonprofits in the NPTimes. Micro Media: Strategy, Tools, and Techniques A few months ago, Jeremiah Owyang coined a term " MicroMedia ," which is the next evolution of micro blogging (think Twitter).

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NpTechTag Summary: Insect Antennae, A Blast from the Past, and More

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Netsquared Technology Innovation Fund which is high on the agenda of this year's Netsquared Conference. David Wilcox shares an example of growing divided in the UK nonprofit sector between "traditional" online communities (listservs) and those who are adopting Web2.0 If nothing else, go watch the video clip by Robert Thompson it's a powerful example of using a story telling technique on video for personal fundraising.

10 Steps to Extension Professional 2.0 Remix

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Tagging and social bookmarking can be useful techniques to easily share your information resources with colleagues or co-workers. Resource Collection off a listserv: [link]. Collaborative writing off a listserv: [link]. Netsquared Conference Mashup Panel. Next week I'm doing a Webinar for Extension Professionals , a remix of 10 Steps to Association 2.0 which was a remix of Marnie Webb 's Ten Ways Nonprofits Can Change the World.

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