The Evolution of NPTech: Keynote and slides

Amy Sample Ward

There were interesting conversations at every turn and I also had requests to share my notes and slides. Below, you can find my full speech and slides, as well as links to address questions and requests from many of those I met with. From another perspective, there’s the side of our data that translates into APIs, maps, and info graphics. In the social period, we began exploring the network – mapping it, evaluating it, testing it. Slides.

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Election Maps

Beaconfire Wire

Online these days, it seems the major news outlets have really gotten down how to create, quickly update and publish excellent maps that convey a lot of great information. I really like the “balance of power&# bar at the top above the map.

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Notes from Webinar: Social Media for Organizations

Amy Sample Ward

I had a bit of fun with it, especially with the pictures on the slides, by using a party metaphor: Social Media for Organizations: Enjoy Your Own Party! Here are the slides (Hint: visit the slideshare site by clicking on the link below to see the speaking notes as well!).

Mapping Your Online/Offline Activism: Surfrider Foundation

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Chad did a video clip explaining the slide. (He He also said he'd upload his slides on slideshare.). The above map that Chad explains gets at it.

Bridge Conference: Social Media ROI: Mapping Metrics to Strategy

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Bridge Conference Slides View more presentations from kanter. Bridge Conference Slides View more presentations from kanter. This week's theme is social media ROI. That's what I've been thinking, speaking, and writing about and have also recruited guest posts on this topic.

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SXSW: Social Media Nonprofit ROI Poetry Slam - Slides, Links, and Poems (long)

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

SXSW Poetry Slam Slides View more presentations from kanter. Today, I am moderating a panel at SXSW about Social Media Nonprofit ROI in the format of a poetry slam. The panel will be in room 18BCD at 5: 00 PM. The description: What works and rhymes? A creative report on non-profits, social media, and effective ROIs delivered as poetry slam and expertly judged including interactive crowd participation. Come measure success.

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Marc A. Smith on Social Mapping for Network Growth

Tech Soup Blog

Smith and his talk "Charting Collections of Connections in Social Media: Creating Maps and Measures with NodeXL." Smith's slides from this presentation. TechSoup hosted the San Francisco Online Community Meetup which recently featured Marc A. " Marc is with the Connected Action Group , which uses social methodology to gain insights into patterns of communities.

My Slides from the Screencasting Session and Please Vote.

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

These are my powerpoint slides from the Screencasting Session at NTC. minute videos, map out the screencast before you actually film it, create a storyboard, write a script, use music. I've put the presentation (and almost all my other presentations) into Slide Share. If you didn't write down the wiki, it's here and if you didn't get a hard copy of the Idealware article, it's here.

Great reads from around the web on August 24th

Amy Sample Ward

" Interactive: How America Gives – How America Gives – The Chronicle of Philanthropy- Connecting the nonprofit world with news, jobs, and ideas – The Chronicle of Philanthropy has launched a great new tool: an interactive map of giving data in the US.

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Women Who Tech: Tools and Apps to Energize your Base

Amy Sample Ward

SLIDES. My slides covered the tools and apps for the back stage side of energizing your community. Since my slides are mostly screen shots, I’ve shared a bit of context below. Community Mapping.

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Social Media in 30 Minutes a Day

Amy Sample Ward

Here are the slides from the session and links to get you started: Social Media in 30 Minutes a Day. Community Map Template: [link]. Content Map Template: [link].

Highlights and Resources from Nonprofits in Motion Conference


Within minutes, we felt right at home after running into other NTEN Members from MAP for Nonprofits, and NTEN Member Partners from the Center for Nonprofit Stewardship and Minnesota Council of Nonprofits. To learn more, check out the slides from Steve presentation.

DIY Social Media Management

Amy Sample Ward

Refer to the slides below for examples. Content Map. Why create a content map? Refer to the slides below for examples. Yesterday, I had a lot of fun giving another webinar for Nonprofit Webinars, this time focused on DIY Social Media Management.

A Complete Guide to Strategic Web Design for Nonprofits


View the Session Recording | Download the Slides. View the Session Recording | Download the Slides . View the Session Recording | Download the Slides. You have a site map that resonates with the way your audience accesses information.

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Social Media for Nonprofits Conference NYC

Amy Sample Ward

Slides. Community map template: [link]. Content map template: [link]. Date : August 4, 2011. Location : New York, NY. Topic : Social Media Done Right in 30 Minutes/Day. Description : Even if you have only 30 minutes for social media in each day you can use these methods to be strategic and make the most of your engagement.

Leveraging Social Identity


” Download the slides to this webinar. How to Lead Your Way to a Social Organization Network Mapping – are you doing it? Watched this over the weekend. It’s really good.

Leveraging Social Identity


” Download the slides to this webinar. How to Lead Your Way to a Social Organization Network Mapping – are you doing it? Watched this over the weekend. It’s really good.

Unlocking the True Value of Social Media

Amy Sample Ward

Slides. Content Map template (remember to recreate your own as everyone is looking at this template and probably doesn’t want to delete to all your content if it is saved publicly!). Review past presentations, notes, slides and resources in the Presentations section.

How’s your content strategy working?


Here’s a self-explanatory, and awesome, slide deck by Amy Vernon about content strategy from our Think Tank Summer Series webinar back in September. A road map of how to create content that works. Need some inspiration for your content strategy?

NYU Guest Lecture: Data for Strategy Building and Storytelling

Amy Sample Ward

I want to share the slides here and especially some of the links and resources. I’ve documented the community and content mapping processes before, you can use the slides above to see the process or review the blog post with instructions. Content Mapping template!

Nonprofit Webinars: DIY Community Engagement Metrics

Amy Sample Ward

This session talks about the importance of data and metrics to your work and offers how-to guidelines on ways to map and monitor your community and your work. Slides and notes. Date : January 19th, 2010. Location : online with Nonprofit Webinars. Topic : Do-It-Yourself Community Metrics. Description : Social media, online campaigns, and community engagement can be tricky things to dive into and do well without measuring, monitoring and evaluating. But what to measure?

Tools Galore in Online Communications - Online Fundraising, Advocacy, and Social Media - frogloop


She re-mapped the data in Google Earth and shared the new map with community members, local politicians, and presented it at the community meeeting to a much different response. The new map galvanized the community because they were able to really understand the impact of the plan.

About that Google Phone


No G1 owner is going to complain that it's modest increase in heft is due to the availability of a slide-out QWERTY keyboard. Maps and Apps Another compelling thing Maps and GPS functionality. While it doesn't do voice directions, the mapping features are powerful and extensible. After my highfalutin post on mobile operating systems , I thought I'd step back and post a quick review of my T-Mobile G1 , the first phone running Google's Android Mobile OS.

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2011 National Conference On Volunteering and Service: Community Building Workshop

Amy Sample Ward

During the workshop, we will present traditional community organizing principles, campaign mapping methods and case studies. Slides and notes. Date : June 7, 2011, 8:30 am – 10 am. Location : New Orleans, LA. Topic : Bringing Community Organizing Into Online Campaigns. Description : Integrating volunteers into online campaigns for requires a great community organizer. Traditional community organizing lays the groundwork for online campaigns and effective movements.

Enterprise 2.0 and the Future of Work


———— This post contains a really really good slide deck, don’t forget to click through if you can’t see it!———–

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Influence | Forum One: Internet Strategy, Social Media, User Experience and Web Site Development


You can follow the one-hour archived session (or the slides on Slideshare) to get a nice slice of perspective from Amy Gipson of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Melissa Schoen of.

Scanning for Good: 5 Reasons QR Codes Are a Safe Option for Nonprofits


In addition to web URLs, QR codes can contain SMS messages, plain text, contact info, event invites, Google Maps locations, YouTube videos, or social content. At last year’s Blackbaud Conference for Nonprofits, Allison Nassour and I presented to a full room on the topic of QR codes.

Getting Started with Social Media for Small Enterprises

Amy Sample Ward

You can review the slides below, and click through to slideshare where you can view all of the speaker notes as well. Here are two DIY guides for content and community mapping , you can do by yourself or with your whole organization: [link].

Year End Resource Roundup

Connection Cafe

Or maybe you’re just finishing that first brainstorm meeting to map out your December plans? Just download the slides from the Customer Center and soak it in. Perhaps you’re almost done with your end of year fundraising prep.

Frogloop Guest Post: 4 Tools to Help Any Nonprofit Tell Stories Online

Amy Sample Ward

As we all continue exploring the vast horizons of the internet and the social tools it offers, be sure to check out the applications that help you continue telling stories with the power of video, maps and more.

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A Simple 6 Step Plan for Creating a Facebook Page that Works


Enter your address w/ map. Make sure to check out the full presentation slides. You can view them below or download them from SlideShare by clicking here (look for the download button right above the slides when you get to SlideShare).

6 Reasons SEO Is Important to Nonprofits and Why

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Upload presentations to Google Slides. A Google Business Profile with reviews, a Google map image on your website, and Yelp can boost local rankings. By Maryanne Dersch , a speaker, coach, and creator of the Superstar Fundraising Academy.

Three Reasons Why Creating A Facebook Profile For Your Nonprofit Is A Total Fail

John Haydon

A Visual Map Of Facebook Pages, Profiles, Places And Groups – All In One Slide. Below is a map of all properties available on Facebook ( PDF can be downloaded here ): Why else is using a Profile bad business for nonprofits?

Community Engagement and Social Media for Public Media

Amy Sample Ward

I normally separate my post-presentation blog posts and slides but think it will be valuable to group them together this time. Templates: Community Map Template. Content Map Template.

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Designing for Good: Central Park Conservancy

Connection Cafe

From the background profiling of our visitors and understanding their needs to capturing the needs of our departments and stakeholders to the forefront experience which involved making everything responsive and adding new functionality for ticketed tours, donations, maps, and our calendar of events.

Advancing Social Media Measurement for Philanthropic Outcomes #sm_re

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Understanding and mapping your network is one of the indicators in my “Crawl Walk Run Fly” maturity of practice model and looks something like this: Click to see larger image. The map above depicts everyone who was tweeting during the Tweet Chat.

Steve Bridger ›

Steve Bridger

The ’six things every charity must do to stay relevant in the 21st century’ summary near the end of the slides sums up what organisations need to do perfectly! social media consultant, Steve Bridger, (@stevebridger) has put some thinking into the problem and produced a great slide show – [.] Redesigning Charity for the Digital Age Skip to content Home More about Steve Bridger UK Charities Twitter 100 This was written by. Posted on at. Filed under Uncategorized.

Nonprofit Marketing Strategy (5 Steps To Reaching Donors Online)

Nonprofits Source

Map content to keywords for big SEO wins. Repurpose into a different medium (infographic, video, slide deck, etc). Once you’ve identified keyword opportunities and researched the competition the last part is to map them to your content.

13 Blog Posts To Help You Become A Nonprofit Facebook Marketing Demigod

John Haydon

A Visual Map Of Facebook Pages, Profiles, Places And Groups – All In One Slide. You may already know about the Nonprofit Facebook Guy, a resource I created a few months back to help shorten the Facebook learning curve for nonprofits.

Reviewing Tweetnotes from The Extraordinaries

Amy Sample Ward

Integration : I think that the ability to pull in a google document, slides, notes, and so on really adds to the value of the tool – it also separates it from many of the other tweet-pooling tools out there. I’ve used it in conferences where you want to be able to pool resources, slides, and conversations into one place. Or, for use in campaigns, either for those wanting to track a campaign or as part of the public-facing campaign map.

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Citizen Tech: Social Media in Disaster Response

Amy Sample Ward

The first example is Ushahidi – originally designed as a tool for mapping reports of violence in Kenya after the post-election unrest in 2008. The platform would then take their data, map it from their sending location, and create the other visual support data you see on the map.

7 Social Media Toolsets for 2016 by @jeremycaplan

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Format: He has organized this resource in a Google document — his slides, FAQ, and links are on one page. In other words, you have a learning journey here in this resourced, mapped out in 15 minutes a day over the next month or so.

6 Steps for Getting Started with Social CRM for Membership Orgs


Here’s my slide deck from the presentation I gave this week at the Avectra Users and Developers Conference. Most importantly – start mapping social data (eg asking members for their Twitter profiles, LinkedIn profiles etc) NOW.

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