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Technology for Whom? Owning Our Platforms

Non Profit Quarterly

Thus was born Craigslist, which soon expanded into a web-based platform where users could connect directly with each other at will to sell, trade, and donate goods, services, and gigs. It was the early stirrings of what we now call the “platform economy.”. The early promise of this emerging platform economy seemed fantastical.

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How to do social media marketing during the pandemic


Underscoring the importance of social media, people are turning to these platforms to keep themselves connected, informed and engaged. You can also use micro-influencer platforms like Fohr and Apexdrop to connect to influencers and bloggers and drive traffic to your social media channels. Social media marketing during COVID-19.


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Mr. Jim Goes to Washington (and New York, and Nairobi, and Seoul, and Kampala, and Boston…)

Beneblog: Technology Meets Society

Kipp’s idea was that we could take this paper-based rape reporting system and build it on top of our Martus secure human rights software platform. Seoul, South Korea After an almost restful whirlwind of meetings in California, it was off to Seoul for the Eighth Assembly of the World Movement for Democracy. Roger Martin).

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Provide the Nonprofit Voice to America's Broadband Plan


Consumers in South Korea and Japan can get broadband speeds reaching 1 Gigabit per second (Gbps) for less than the monthly price a U.S. In drafting the framework for open Internet policy, we must guard against discrimination and anti-competitive practices on all Internet platforms. Bad policy decisions should be reversed.

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MCON13 Live Blog: Millennial Giving (Alia McKee, Sea Change Strategies and Justin Wheeler, LINK)


3 Steps to think about in Millennial giving There are 3 practical steps that will be helpful in thinking about millenial giving: you don''t need to build a new platform to get them to talk about your work, you just have to learn how to optimize what you''re already using. It''s a simple question but hard to crack. 1) Create a space.

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