The Social Life of PowerPoint Presentations (or why I really love SlideShare)

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Which brings me to the reason why I love SlideShare. SlideShare is a social networking site that lets you share Powerpoint presentations. Oh, one other benefit of slideshare for me - I am trainer and have taught people presentation techniques -- good powerpoint. I've found slideshare extremely useful for collaboration. I put up the draft in slideshare and let my collaborators download and remix.

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How Digital Democracy Empowers Marginalized Communities

Tech Soup Blog

Many years ago, NetSquared hosted challenges and conferences to highlight and bring together fledging social entrepreneurs. An edited version of the talk can be heard on SoundCloud , the presentation is on SlideShare , and the video is available on Youtube on the CITRIS channel. netsquared digital divide One finalist's pitch was: "We have buy-in from the community, we have rich networks on the ground, and we are building on pre-existing technologies."

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How To Think Like A Nonprofit Social Marketing Genius: What's Your Brilliant Thought?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

How To Think Like A Nonprofit Social Media Genius View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. I point out two good examples, the Hunger is Unacceptable Campaign (which uses the hold the sign meme -- the first one I ever did was in December 2005 for Netsquared ) and the Humane Society's LOL Seals. tags: nonprofit socialmedia ). Here are my slides from the Convio " Social Media for Social Good " for tomorrow.

September Net2 Think Tank Roundup: Curating Content

Tech Soup Blog

This post was authored by Claire Sale and originally appeared on the NetSquared blog. find these, we use a combination of SlideShare, Google Docs, and tagging to keep things connected [.] nonprofits think tank Net2thinktank Net2 NetSquared community curationFor this month's Net2 Think Tank, we asked you to share your tips, resources, and ideas about curating content at your organization or enterprise.

Bringing Your Community To Life - Alexandra Samuel

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Kari Peterson said there were great examples shared in the room (as well as chocolate) Laura Whitehead did a splendid live blog post at the Netsquared blog as did Ivan Boothe. Alexandra's slides will be posted on slideshare - but all accounts it was great participatory experience Photo by Laura Whitehead. One of the key benefits of social media is that you can actually be in two places at the same time.

Win A Free Ticket To WomenWhoTech Annual Telesummit on 9/15

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

While some may think there are not a lot of high quality women who can speak on technology issues or are starting tech companies, it simply isn’t true. Women Who Tech brings together talented and renowned women breaking new ground in technology who use their tech savvy skills to transform the world and inspire change.

Recap: Community Organizing Tools from the Experts

NTEN

CoP organizers Praan Misir ( CommBuild ) and Brett Ashley Crawford ( Arts Nonprofits ) and Tech Club organizers Regina Walton ( SFTech4Good ), Paula Jones ( NCTech4Good ), and Chad Leaman and Elijah van der Giessen (both from NetSquared Vancouver ) took time out to deliver the presentation. The presentation slides have been uploaded to Slideshare. For more information, view the entire presentation on Slideshare , and event Storify.

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Women Who Tech Telesummit: Tools Galore Panel

Amy Sample Ward

On May 12, 2009 the second annual Women Who Tech TeleSummit (held via phone and web) brought together hundreds of women from across the US and abroad in the non-profit, political and business world for an incredible lineup of thought provoking panels featuring technology change makers such as Joan Blades of MoveOn and Moms Rising, Allison Fine of Personal Democracy Forum, Lynne D Johnson of Fast Company, Charlene Li, Holly Ross of NTEN, Rashmi Sinha of SlideShare, Lisa Stone of BlogHer and more.

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NpTech Tag Summary: 10 x 10 Ten NpTech Tagged Items About Social Media and Nonprofits That You Can Check Out in Ten Minutes

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Win $10,000 DonateNow Mashup Challenge at NetSquared. Despite a DOS attack this week on SlideShare, a couple of nonprofit techies managed to upload slide shows. Through TechSoup's Netsquared project, blogger Beth Kanter, was commissioned to write a weekly summary. Want to listen on Twitter? Use Tweetscan and type in key words. Don't forget to add the search tool. Okay, building the mashup will probably take you longer than ten minutes, but $10,000.

The Openness of Slides

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

video from June's NetSquared event, "Creating Web-Based Presentations for Your Nonprofit," featuring two of my favorite drugs err I mean tools, Scrapblog and SlideShare. I remember listening to Bill Strickland , founder of the Manchester Craftsman Guild, give a keynote address at an Arts and Education Summer Seminar where I was on the technology faculty. The week-long seminar came with an overall theme and different strands.

Open Source Thinking: A Remix Wikitation of Marnie Webb's Ten Ways To Use Web2.0 Tools

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I'm filling in for colleagues Marnie Webb and Billy Bicket from Netsquared. You can export jpegs to flickr and create set , you can upload a powerpoint into slideshare or create a wikispace for the presentation or wikitation. Flick Photo by Thomas Hawk. Later today I'm doing a Webinar, a briefing on Web2.0 tools for the good folks at NCNA. I'm trying to embrace two ideas here - the idea of open source thinking and wikitation. Both require me to let go of old ways.

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Google + for Social Change Activists: Dive in Early or Wait?

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Ivan Booth is doing a meet up and live stream for the Philly Netsquared meet up on August 2nd at 6:00 PM EST about Google +. I’m not abandoning my other networks on Twitter , Facebook , or SlideShare , but looking at how to best build relationships and conversational bridges between communities and people I interact with on the different platforms.

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Social Networking Inside and Out

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I've seen this style be copied by several users on SlideShare to explain enterprise2.0 " I used the technique two years ago for a presentation at the first netsquared conference called " I Tag the Hand that Feeds Me " or what I should retitle "Meet Sally." I found this slideshow Via Stephen Downes. First off, if you are a slideshow fan, you will no doubt recongize this style of storying telling.

NpTechTag Summary: NpTech Events, Twitters, and Green Web Hosting

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

It went right into the SlideShare NpTech Group ! Check out this presentation " Cultivating Your Constituents Online " that was sent into the NpTech Group on Slideshare. Through TechSoup's Netsquared project, blogger Beth Kanter, was commissioned to write a weekly summary.

NpTech Tag Summary: NpTech Slide Decks, Twitter Saves Children, and Visualizing Information for Advocacy

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Take the NetSquared Mashup Challenge ! NpTech Slide Decks SlideShare is like YouTube for powerpoint presentations. Through TechSoup's Netsquared project, blogger Beth Kanter, was commissioned to write a weekly summary. One of the above is the actual cover of " Visualizing Information for Advocacy " - a must read booklet from Tactical Technology Collective. NpTech Conversations. So, you want to build a MashUp?

NpTech Tag Summary: 10 Web 2.0 Things You Can Do In Ten Minutes!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Visit SlideShare and read through great presentations on just about any topic. Through TechSoup's Netsquared project, blogger Beth Kanter, was commissioned to write a weekly summary. Photo by SpacePotato. The NpTech Tag Summary went on hiatus to give some space to. rethink, reinvent. It came back earlier this week in a new format and aggregation process.

NpTech Tag Summary: Nonprofits Lead Fortune 500 in Social Web Adoption, and More

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Slides are available in the NpTech group in Slideshare. Through TechSoup's Netsquared project, blogger Beth Kanter, was commissioned to write a weekly summary. Net Tuesdays are spreading around the globe! Tis the Season Is mobile fundraising the next frontier? Katrin Verclas of MobileActive.org says the numbers speak for themselves. Holly Ross at NTEN writes about a new ring tone, " Why don't you just shut up?

106 Free or Low-Cost Online Tools and Resources for Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

SlideShare :: slideshare.net. SlideShare is the largest PowerPoint sharing site in the world. NetSquared :: netsquared.org. NetSquared in a group of volunteer leaders who host free #TechforGood in-person events every month in 120 cities worldwide. The internet is loaded with amazing free or low-cost tools and resources!

NpTech Tag: People Behind Tags, NpTech Timeline, Twitter, and More Widgets

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Gavin's NpTech Timeline in SlideShare. This is one of several powerpoint presentations now archived in SlideShare and also included in a NpTech History wiki (anyone can join and contribute.). Britt Bravo asks us to encourage people we know working on a social impact technology project to nominate their project for Netsquared Innovation Fund Award. It's The People Behind The Tags! Steven Cliff's Notes - Saving Internet 1.0

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