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We wanna make you a movie!! But we need your help.

VolunteerMark

We''re making a movie and it''s all about you - we want to help you find a solution to your largest organizational challenge for 2015! That''s right folks! But - we can''t do that until we know what that is!!

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Want to Boost New Donor Acquisition Online? Try Speed-Dating, Not Dinner and A Movie

Connection Cafe

Save the dinner, movie, and walk on the beach for after they’re committed to you. If you’re like most nonprofits, you reflect at the end of each year. You talk about the goals you had, whether you hit them or not, and how you’re going to improve going forward.

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Why Social Media is like a 3D Movie

NetWits

3D movies have been around since the 1950s. There was a period of time last year when every single movie action or kids movie was in 3D. And that trend has continued into this year’s summer movie season. I’ve noticed a common thread happening: A bad movie in 3D is still a bad movie. A good 3D movie starts with having a good movie and then adds the 3D to enhance things.

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Why Social Media is like a 3D Movie

NonProfit Trends

3D movies have been around since the 1950s. There was a period of time last year when every single movie action or kids movie was in 3D. And that trend has continued into this year’s summer movie season. I’ve noticed a common thread happening: A bad movie in 3D is still a bad movie. A good 3D movie starts with having a good movie and then adds the 3D to enhance things.

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6 Things We’ve Learned from Horror Movies (and Your NPO Should Know) [INFOGRAPHIC]

NonProfit Hub

The post 6 Things We’ve Learned from Horror Movies (and Your NPO Should Know) [INFOGRAPHIC] appeared first on Nonprofit Hub. We’ve all seen it play out in a horror flick—blood curdling screams and people being picked out one-by-one wondering…what’s next?

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Video Is A Must For Your Organization’s Content Strategy

Connection Cafe

What would you rather do: Watch Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom in a movie theater, or flip through the storyboards? I know the storyboards seem pretty cool, but if you have to choose just one, you’d probably watch the movie. The movie conveys the action, the emotion, and the narrative much more powerfully than just pictures and words. Why we love video.

MOVE ON: The Movie from Lights. Camera. Help.

FI Space

MoveOn: The Movie. MoveOn: The Movie is a feature-length documentary focusing on the revolutionary history of the biggest progressive grass-roots movement seen in the United States since the 1960s. September 25th, 8:00pm. Southwest Key Community Center. Discussion.

Online Activism: The Movie - Ten Tactics for Info Activism

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Activists around the world are using social media tools to make change. A new 50- minute documentary film called " 10 Tactics for Turning Information into Action " is a guide to how best to use take advantage of the power of these tools and avoid hidden dangers.

Content Strategy Lessons from Lego: Everything is Awesome, Especially your Content

SocialFish

My son was playing with his latest Lego set the other night and I had to do a double take (see the photo below): He was building a Lego set… from a movie about building Lego sets. (I Content from the movie was repurposed into smaller chunks and distributed as unique sets (content).

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13 #npEXPERTS Share their Most Valuable Donor Acquisition & Fundraising Ideas

Connection Cafe

By Scott Gilman : Louisville Cardinals, horse racing, nonprofits, music, movies, various rants. Think Speed-Dating, Not Dinner and A Movie. Movie lover & Tech geek. Due to the incredible response we received the last time we brought together leading nonprofit experts to share their best fundraising insights, we decided to do it again!

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Is that a Movie Studio in Your Pocket? Or are you just happy to see me?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I couldn't resist a remix of that old Mae West quip. Well, I was very happy to see Rupert captured on video by David Wilcox offering up some great tips on using the N95. David and Rupert are lucky of course to be in the UK and didn't have the brick experience that Amy Gahran had.

Black Gold: Fair Trade Coffee Movie on PBS

Have Fun - Do Good

Last fall I wrote a post, "Know Where Your Coffee Comes From" about, Black Gold , a documentary about Fair Trade and the coffee industry. You can watch the film this week, starting tonight, on PBS. If you'd like to learn more about why Fair Trade makes a difference, and the relationship between Starbucks and Fair Trade coffee, check out my interview with Paul Rice, the founding president and CEO of the Oakland based nonprofit, TransFair USA , on the Big Vision Podcast.

First the Book, Then the Movie: Convio and NTEN Share Social Media Insights

Frogloop

There’s a broad spectrum of savvy among nonprofits in social media – organizations of all sizes, some just starting out, some with programs under way but still making the case to stakeholders, and many with years of planning and successful execution under their belts. Last week was a potential goldmine for those of you looking for resources, advice, and inspiration that will help you develop or improve your nonprofit’s social media presence.

4 Reasons Why You Should Be Blogging

Wild Apricot Blog

Here are 4 key reasons why your organization should have a blog, as well as a Movie Monday video that offers a look at how one organization "built excitement and community engagement" with a blog. Blogging blog membership-communications

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If This Then That for Non-Profits

Connection Cafe

Ben loves his beautiful wife, gripping movies, everything about football and all things social media. Have you ever seen a movie or eaten a meal that was so good, so amazing, that you felt like you needed to share it with the world? Nope, not a movie.

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Living (And Working) In The Digital Age

SocialFish

For example, Blockbuster Video was caught unprepared when movie rentals went straight to the Internet. Advances in Internet technology allowed movies to stream directly into the home via an Internet connection, making a trip to the movie store completely unnecessary.

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10 Blog Content Ideas for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Write Book and Movie Reviews. Writing reviews about popular books and movies whose plots and characters are related to the cause(s) your nonprofit advocates is an easy way to tap into pop culture.

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The Moneyball Effect: Using Your Data

SocialFish

The “ Moneyball ” reference, of course, is to the book/movie by that name that tells the story of Oakland A’s manager Billy Beane. Maddie and I were lucky enough to attend a cool event put on by Avectra a few weeks ago, that they called The Moneyball Effect.

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Assembling Your Super Board of Directors [Infographic]

NonProfit Hub

During the climatic battle scene in The Avengers movie, Loki uses the Tesseract to summon the Chitauri fleet through a wormhole, and it looks like New York City is doomed.

Design Your Online Community for the Users, Not for the Organization

SocialFish

Remember when the only way to get video entertainment was at the movie theaters or watching the handful of television stations we were offered? TV and movie studios still provide that service, of course, but YouTube has put that power into the hands of individuals as well.

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Show The Love: Thoughtful Engagement to Retain Donors [eBook]

Connection Cafe

Movie lover & Tech geek. What happens when 14 nonprofit experts come together to share tried-and-true donor retention strategies, tips and ideas? You end up with an extremely useful resource for any nonprofit professional looking to improve donor retention rates.

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How Nonprofit Emerging Leaders Can Build Emotional Intelligence Skills: There’s An App for That!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

One of the skills we are addressing is self-management. If you saw the movie Inside Out, it is a wonderful illustration of the definition of self-management.

Top Tools for Mobile Marketing

SocialFish

This allows you to: Create a movie and load it to YouTube. Donors can view the movie on their smartphones. The world of mobile marketing has been in development for several years now and businesses of all stripes have “gone mobile”.

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3 Ways to Embrace Change and Shake the Status Quo at Your Organization

Connection Cafe

The thought may initially conjure up images from the 1999 movie Office Space but don’t let that dissuade you. Your nonprofit’s mission is likely the same as it was when your organization began; to make an impact and to effect change, whether locally, nationally or globally.

Lists As Part of Your Content Strategy: A Short List of Tips and Tools

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Photo by Andrew Watt. I’m a list maker!

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Free Webinar for Nonprofits in Asia Pacific! How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media Successfully and Build Their Digital Libraries

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Next, the webinar highlights the need to create a video and digital photography library and demonstrates how to use Windows Live Photo Gallery and Windows Live Movie Maker to create videos and slideshows for YouTube and Flickr. Date: Thursday, April 26.

Free Webinar for Nonprofits in Asia Pacific! How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media Successfully and Build Their Digital Libraries

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Next, the webinar highlights the need to create a video and digital photography library and demonstrates how to use Windows Live Photo Gallery and Windows Live Movie Maker to create videos and slideshows for YouTube and Flickr.

The ABCs of Board Development: Recruiting the Right Nonprofit Board Members

NonProfit Hub

But one of my favorite plays (and later a movie starring many of my Hollywood faves) did immortalize the number one rule of sales: ABC. This post was originally featured in our May/June edition of the Nonprofit Hub Magazine. To get our next issue delivered to your mailbox, sign up here. _.

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Awesome Association Jobs This Week – February 2

SocialFish

AIA MS programming includes Convention, Mississippi Celebrates Architecture, legislative advocacy, AIA Movie Nights and PechaKucha, continuing education, support to emerging professionals and young architects and many others.

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Getting on The List

NetWits

Movie playing across town. Seth Godin came out with a list where he essentially asked the question “How do you prioritize life?&# It’s well worth the read as it makes you think personally about how you go about filtering (aka prioritizing).

7 Blog Post Ideas for Nonprofits

SocialFish

Highlight a Book or Movie About a Similar Cause. If you maintain a blog for your nonprofit, chances are you’ve come up short on ideas more than a few times. What kind of posts will capture the interest of your readers?

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What is Nonprofit Storytelling And Why is it So Important?

John Haydon

When you start developing your stories, think specifically about what made the last great movie you saw so powerful. Stories are the heart and soul of your organization. They’re the thousands of tiny little living threads that connect your organization and your fans.

5 Ways “Green Thumbs” Can Text for the Environment

Mobile Commons

Fuel Freedom used text messaging to promote the release of “Pump the Movie”. Pump the Movie” is a documentary that details American’s dependence upon oil and how it is negatively affecting the environment.

How Nonprofits Are Using Games for their Mission Driven Work

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Action movies? Note from Beth: I’ve been a fan of Games for Change Festival since 2006 when I first heard about it, almost ten years ago. While I have not been able to attend every year, I do publish a guest post every year with a roundup of how nonprofits are embracing the use of games.

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Captivology: The Science of Capturing People’s Attention

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

TechSoup Boost: An Easy Way to Boost Your TechSoup Love

Tech Soup Blog

Except instead of providing you with access to movies, music, or free shipping on goods you buy, TechSoup Boost gives you the chance to try some new tech — and stretch your budget a little further.

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Social Media 101 TweetChat Recap: Video

Tech Soup Blog

Tools such as Apple's iMovie or Windows Live Movie Maker might already be at the disposal of organizations, as they are often included with computer purchases, and are a great choice for beginning video editors.

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How to Create Visual Content for Social Media on the Fly

SocialFish

This free app will clip together still images and videos, and will let you make simple movies using just five photos, along with text and music. My favorite free (or cheap!) tools for non-designers. So, we’ve all been hearing it.

Social Media for Nonprofits Starter Guide | Pt. 2

NonProfit Hub

If you want to stick to the basics, iMovie and Windows movie maker are great tools for entry-level videographers. If you don’t have either installed, Windows Movie Maker is available with a free download. Welcome back to the Social Media for Nonprofits Starter Guide series. We’re back with more social media basics! In part one of this series , we covered the big dogs of social media: Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter. Now we’re taking a closer look at some other platforms.

gokubi.com

gokubi.com

Being able to do a screen movie, load it up to my webserver, and have the embed code with no effort has changed the way I work. Can I have longer movies now that I can host them anywhere? At work we have a need for longer, edited screen movies, and if Camtasia can have any of the Jing mojo rub off on it, we’ll probably switch.