New Poll Reveals Political Harassment is Increasing in 2016


In 2014, I helped conduct a national poll on online harassment with Craig Newmark, founder of craigslist and craigconnects, and Lincoln Park Strategies to learn more about the types of harassment people endure. You can view the poll data as an infographic here.

Trainer’s Notebook: Group Polling Techniques and Tools and Incorporating Movement

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Here’s what my reflection: Technology Tools To Poll Participants. When thinking about adding mobile/online polling to a training, you have to think like an instructional designer for it be effective.

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Help Voters Get to the Polls with the Mobile Commons Polling Place Locator

Mobile Commons

To help make that task easier, Mobile Commons is excited to offer our text message polling place locator. With this simple tool, hundreds and thousands of Americans can find their polling place instantly, making it easier than ever for them to cast their ballots.

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How to Add Stupidly Simple Polls to your WordPress Blog

John Haydon

Create simple polls with Quipol. Another way to engage readers is to use a simple polling app like Quipol. Test it out for yourself: WordPress polls

7 Voting Resources You Should Know Before Heading to the Polls


Our Vote Live: If you experience problems while you are at the polls, you can report them directly to the Our Vote Live website , which will map and respond to voting inquiries and incidents. After over an intense year of campaigning for the 2012 elections, citizens all across the U.S.

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How Your Text Message Inbox Has Changed for the Better

Mobile Commons

Advanced Scheduling Alerts & Reminders Appointment Reminders Live SMS Chat Medication Reminders Surveys, Polls & Quizzes Text MessagingThese days, it’s likely that your SMS inbox includes messages that aren’t from people you know personally.

Improving Student Life with Text Messaging

Mobile Commons

Conduct polls with text messaging for student engagement. With a simple text message poll, you can learn what students are interested in instantly! Alerts & Reminders Client Stories Live SMS Chat Surveys, Polls & Quizzes Text Messaging

New Poll Offers Insights on Driving Political and Policy Conversations


Our friends at Lincoln Park Strategies [[link] recently released a poll with Third Way looking at the mindset of people who voted Democratic in 2008 but stayed home for the 2010 elections ("Droppers") and those who voted Democratic in 2008 but voted Republican in 2010 ("Switchers").

Get Your Supporters to the Polls with our Polling Place Locator

Mobile Commons

But how do you make sure your constituents actually get to the polls and check that box? Planned Parenthood, the Communication Workers of America, and the League of Conservation Voters are all using our Polling Place Locator to guide their supporters to the polls this primary season.

Blog Reader Survey Results - Part 1

Wild Apricot Blog

Reader PollsHere's the first of two posts with the results of our Blog Reader Survey for 2012.

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5 Little Known Features of Text Messaging Campaigns

Mobile Commons

5) Use polls to learn about your users and send them customized responses. The fun doesn’t stop there – you can also use text messaging to conduct surveys and polls and find out what your users are interested in. Everyone knows how to send a text message from a mobile phone.

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How SMS Can Improve Students’ Study Habits

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Information Lookup Live SMS Chat Surveys, Polls & Quizzes Text Messaging Text messaging is a great tool for helping students adhere to their studying goals. Here are three ways that SMS can keep students stay on track with their study plans and achieve their test day goals.

Use the Mobile Commons Polling Place Locator to Find Your Correct Polling Place – Whether You’re Voting Early or on Election Day

Mobile Commons

Once you reply, you will receive both the location and the hours of operation for your polling place. You’ll be asked for your address, and then receive the contact information for your designated polling place.

3 Ways to Use Text Messaging for College Students

Mobile Commons

Poll students, for example, in order to see what type of campus events they would like to see more of, or how they enjoyed ones that have past. Alerts & Reminders Fundraising Live SMS Chat Surveys, Polls & Quizzes Text Messaging

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Using SMS to Increase Influenza Vaccination Rates Among Pregnant Women

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Alerts & Reminders Appointment Reminders Live SMS Chat Studies Surveys, Polls & Quizzes Text Messaging

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Wild Apricot Blog : Top 10 cool, easy-to-use web poll and survey tools for your blog and website

Wild Apricot Blog

Take My Widget Poll

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Create Free Polls. I ended up today at the Bamboo Project site where Michele takes us through how easy it is to set up a Vizu Poll. Apparently, polls are big on myspace.). I had to chuckle when I read the lastest poll on Bamboo You -- "What is the biggest time waster in your organization? Polls typically generate 10 to 100 times more participation than comment fields ??? Polls enable self expression and self assessment. ???

Polls and Surveys and Quizzes! Oh My!

Mobile Commons

Text messaging is a fantastic way to collect data and conduct polls, surveys, and quizzes. You can now integrate Multiple Choice Questions directly into any text message conversation to easily build polls, surveys, quizzes, or anything else you like.

Using SMS to Increase Influenza Vaccinations Rates Among Pregnant Women

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Alerts & Reminders Appointment Reminders Live SMS Chat Studies Surveys, Polls & Quizzes Text Messaging

Trainer’s Notebook: Online Interaction Tools To Engage Your Audience in the Room and Beyond

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Flash polls. I wanted the ability to do report outs visually and quickly, flash polls, and an online Q/A function. Colleague Jeremiah Owyang mentioned a tool called “ Slido ” he was using in Paris at the The free version limits you to three polls.

BlogHers Act: Global Health Poll

Have Fun - Do Good

Until August 25th they are conducting a final poll (at the top of this post) to determine which global health issue to focus on. BlogHer (where I am a Contributing Editor) launched a year-long campaign, BlogHers Act, at their 2007 conference this summer.

Wild Apricot Blog Reader Survey Results

Wild Apricot Blog

blog nptech Reader Polls surveys Wild ApricotWe launched a Wild Apricot Blog Reader Survey to find out what type of information would help small membership-based organizations thrive in 2011. If you want to have a look at what our Blog followers told us - here is an overview of our survey results.( read more ).

Twitter for Nonprofits in 2018: Rebirth or Retire?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Twitter Polls: Twitter Polls , the ability to do a flash survey, have been integrated with Tweets for some time. Here’s an example of how AskACurator used polls. Twitter polls are limited to four answer options and have a lifespan of a week.

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NY and NJ Can Now Text WHERE or NYCVOTES to 877877 to Get Updated Polling Locations

Mobile Commons

With power still out at many polling place locations, election officials for both states worked around the clock to find alternative polling locations. In New York City alone, the Board of Elections announced on Sunday changes to 66 polling sites in all five boroughs.

Mobile Commons Provides Polling Place Locator in the Wake of Hurricane Sandy – A Press Roundup

Mobile Commons

In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, many polling places throughout both states had to be moved. As a result, Mobile Commons made our polling place locator available for free to the State and City governments. They will immediately text back to you where your polling place.

Text Messaging Helping NJ Voters Get to Polls in Aftermath of Storm: Text WHERE to 877-877

Mobile Commons

Text Messaging Helping NJ Voters Get to Polls In Aftermath of Storm. Text WHERE To 877-877; Mobile Commons Provides Polling Place Locator to State of New Jersey. Voters in storm-ravaged New Jersey will be helped to polling places – some of which have been moved due to the storm – by a text message polling place locator provided pro bono to the State by mobile strategy company Mobile Commons. The polling place locator is extremely easy to use.

Governor Christie Asks New Jerseyites to Text WHERE To 877877 to Find Their Polling Place

Mobile Commons

That means many traditional polling places may no longer be operating. To get the most reliable information, New jersey Governor Chris Christie has asked New Jerseyites to text WHERE to 877877 to access Mobile Commons’ polling place locator. As New Jersey sets up its new polling locations, our polling place tool will reflect the most current information.

The Widget Poll and Blog Reading Habits

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Create Free Polls. If you haven't had a chance to take the poll, please click through your reader and vote now! The poll is being used to gather feedback from audience about how they read the blog (RSS vs Browser) and frequency. I'm working on a piece about widgets and nonprofit blogs (some context here and here ). I've also found another example from the Nonprofit Tech Blog launched yesterday.

Can Public Art Increase Civic Participation?

Connection Cafe

In Philadelphia, many polling places are difficult to find, hidden deep in the recesses of schools, churches, and community centers. The signs were placed at key polling locations around the city on Election Day in 2015.

[Cool Infographic Friday] How Will You Deal With Your Digital Afterlife?


“ In a recent poll only 20% of UK adults admitted to having given though to what will happen to their social profiles after they die. I find this fascinating, if a little uncomfortable to think about.

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NetCentric Advocacy: - Campaign Song Poll

Network-Centric Advocacy

Home Green Media Toolshed Profile Twitter Shared Links Subscribe Archives « ShutterClock - Friday 11th May 2007 @ 8PM GMT | Main | Pug Story in the Onion » May 17, 2007 - Campaign Song Poll Think of ways to engage your audience and associate cool things with your brand. Link: - Campaign Song Poll. Link: - Campaign Song Poll. NetCentric Advocacy Advocacy Strategy for the Age of Connectivity.

Polls and ratings! | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Pipes (1) nonprofittechblog Polls and ratings! 11.04.06 | 111 2 Comments [link] Polls+and+ratings%21 2006-11-04+05%3A57%3A46 Allan+Benamer I’ve installed polls on this site as well as a way to rate every post. 111 2 Comments [link] Polls+and+ratings%21 2006-11-04+05%3A57%3A46 Allan+Benamer 48) { this.width = 48; this.height = 48; } ; if (this.width On 11.05.06 This is a great example of using the audience poll widget to build a relationship with your reader.

WNYC’s New Tech City Interviews Jed Alpert about Our Polling Place Locator

Mobile Commons

R eporter Manoush Zomorodi asked about how our polling place locator was providing accurate information in the wake of Sandy. What if your usual polling site doesn’t have power, or it’s being used as a shelter? Here in New York City alone, about 60 polling sties have been moved or combined. And you’ll receive a text with your polling place and a number to call for more information. This morning, WNYC’s New Tech City interviewed our CEO Jed Alpert.

Global Health Initiative: Bloghers Act - Take the Poll

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

And, that's where the poll comes in. BlogHers Act is a year-long initiative in which members of BlogHer , both on BlogHer???s s network and in our extended communities, will work to make a measurable improvement in Global Health (as distinct from BlogHer's Election 2008 Voter Manifesto initiative focused on the domestic issues of importance to Presidential candidates). BlogHers Act will take a two-pronged approach to improving Global Health: 1.

Quick Poll: Progress on the Book and a One-Question Poll

Museum 2.0

Please fill out the one-question poll below to share your thoughts on the most effective title. Hi folks. This is just a quick post to update you on the status of my book on design for participation in cultural institutions. Three items worth noting: I completed the entire draft manuscript. I'm currently slowly uploading the new text to the wiki , and it will all be there for you to review, edit, and explore by the end of this week.

What is GOTV Anyway? An Explainer for Non-Politicos


Its purpose is to activate the voters that support your campaign (or your cause), and get them down to their local polling place to cast a ballot on Election Day.

Year-End Fundraising by the Numbers [INFOGRAPHIC]

NonProfit Hub

Of those polled as part of the Nonprofit Insiders Network , 28 percent said that they raised between 26 and 50 percent of their total annual income from the year-end ask alone.

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New Poll: Who will win the nonprofit CRM wars, round 2!!! | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

Pipes (1) Blackbaud , Convio , Kintera , Microsoft , Polls , Strategy , eCRM , New Poll: Who will win the nonprofit CRM wars, round 2!!! 03.13.07 | 3134 6 Comments [link] New+Poll%3A+Who+will+win+the+nonprofit+CRM+wars%2C+round+2%21%21%21 2007-03-13+16%3A52%3A18 Allan+Benamer Another poll to select the next set of major nonprofit CRM vendors is out.

Free2choose and the Social Dimension of Polling Interactives

Museum 2.0

At level three, the visitor is polled about the issue and sees her result compared to the cumulative aggregate. When you take a poll alone, there’s no suspense about how you voted.

Infographic: 57% of American's Don't Trust Social Media


Today, a new national poll was released that showed almost three-fourths of Americans worry about how much personal information is available online. The data from the poll shows very clearly that Americans feel manipulated and exposed by the websites they frequent.

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