Free and open source tool #3: Dokuwiki

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology Free and open source tool #3: Dokuwiki January 15, 2008 I have become a fan, nay, a devotee of DokuWiki. I’ve always liked wikis, and I have used MediaWiki a lot in the past, and I do like it. One drawback is that the syntax of Dokuwiki is different than MediaWiki, and so the more I use it, the more I forget when I use MediaWiki.

New kid on the block: BlackbaudNow

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Small nonprofits - especially those with few or no staff, are always in a particularly challenging place when it comes to finding the best solution for a web presence and online donations. But I don’t think that a tool like this is going to serve very many nonprofits for very long, given its limitations. The online help for BlackbaudNow is powered by the open source software MediaWiki. Did they contribute anything back to the MediaWiki community?

Wiki Syntax madness

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology Wiki Syntax madness November 26, 2007 As most people deeply imbedded in Web 2.0, I have two other wikis ( a public and private wiki) that are in Mediawiki, on my web host. I didn’t get so far into coding the markup, but I had decided that I’d follow MediaWiki’s syntax, since it was the most popular wiki software.

Wiki 100

See3 Communications Teams with Kaltura to Bring Open Source Video Platform to Nonprofits

See What's Out There

Leading provider of online fundraising, education and advocacy for nonprofits partners with the first open-source video platform. San Francisco - April 28, 2009 - Continuing its growth as a national provider of interactive services to the nonprofit and cause community, See3 Communications announced today at the Nonprofit Technology Conference a strategic partnership with Kaltura, the first open-source video platform.

Varied and sundry before a brief break

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

It’s new and updated for the realities of the nonprofit technology and free and open source worlds of 2007. And further, there is an amazing integration of Elgg with Mediawiki.

This guy is right on

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

Home About Me Subscribe Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology Thoughtful and sometimes snarky perspectives on nonprofit technology This guy is right on April 18, 2007 A blog reader introduced me to a new blog by a guy named Phil Jones. The ED wants file sharing or VNC but won’t even try to use MediaWiki to maintain basic documents.

Resource Roundup 1/10 | Idealware

Idealware

APIs you can really use (LinuxWorld) 10 mashup-ready public APIs that the programmer types will find useful - including GoogleMaps, MediaWiki, and one that allows you to easily insert comments into any webpage. Nonprofit Networks Part Three: Using Technology to Build Connectivity (Bamboo Project) A great, although Web 2.0