Share, Use, Remix: An Overview of Creative Commons

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Carly Leinheiser. Associate Attorney. Perlman & Perlman, LLP. Copyright laws can be confusing and so mired in legalese that they're almost incomprehensible. Creative Commons has tried to make copyright law easier to understand and allow content creators to share what they've created, and to allow other people to use the content they've created for their own purposes.

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Remix This Power Point!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

" I'm trying to walk the walk and talk the talk of Remixing Content for nonprofits. One thing you'll notice is that the presentation itself is a remix of a remix. I remixed it from an earlier prsentation called Associations 2.0 The above slides are from yesterday's Extension presentation and focus on Step 8: User-Generated Content and Remixing. open remixable formats (ie an MP3, not a RealAudio stream). What are your metaphors for remixing?

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Mike Remixes My CC Entry

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Mike is writing some great stuff on remix culture and creative commons license. Mike writes this post Avoid YouTube if You Wanna Remix and Mashup. Remember the aim is to have your content turn up in searches for media that is suitable for remix. The less control you try to impose on future derivatives of your work, the more likely it is to get remixed. He goes to muse about the differences in CC licensings and impact on remix culture.

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Monica Hamburg's Remix of the Social Media Game

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I love seeing how people remix the social media game. Monica Hamburg created the above remix. I love seeing how people remix the social media game. Game On: An Interactive Session On Social Media View more Microsoft Word documents from Monica Hamburg. That's one of the key benefits of working wikily - that if you get stuck in your own thoughts or way of doing something, someone else can add their creativity and inspire you. This game focuses on a small number of tools.

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Beth5.0 - Flickr Photo Remix Birthday Card Contest!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

My big birthday is coming up this month and I'm celebrating it with a Flickr Photo Remix Contest. Create a birthday card by remixing a photo of Beth or remix one of your own (any photo) and send it into the Beth5.0 Need some tools: Here's a couple of flickr tools to help you remix. Here's how you can wish me a happy birthday with some cute or entertaining user generated content web2.0 birthday card!

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Remix Moma - Part 2

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Last week I posted about Dave Gilbert's experiment with podcasting "unnofficial audio guides" at Moma, a project called "Apologia: We love MoMA. Hackers hack a platform out of respect for it." " This morning, Dave Gilbert emailed with a link to the NY Times article about his project. Way to go Dave! These audio guides were inspired by a recent podcasting trend called "sound seeing," in which people record narrations of their vacations so others can enjoy.

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EduPunk: An Introduction and ReMix: NpTechPunk

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

NpTech Punk. Leslie Madsen Brooks has introduced me to a new term called "EduPunk" that is spreading quickly in the edutech blogosphere and beyond. In short, edupunk is student-centered, resourceful, teacher- or community-created rather than corporate-sourced, and underwritten by a progressive political stance. Barbara Ganley's philosophy of teaching and digital expression is an elegant manifestation of edupunk. Nina Simon , with her imaginative ways of applying web 2.0

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Social Media Game: Kentucky Derby Remix for CNPE Conference

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The value of this game is in the reiteration, remixing, and of course sharing. You can find David's training games here.) David has reiterated this game over and over for different audiences and circumstances and I've remixed the game for filmmakers , took it to Cambodia and more recently to Hawaii. where I've collected links to others who have remixed and was hoping to create some templates and source material for people to remix it.

I'm Turning 50: Let's Celebrate! Flickr Birthday Card Remix Contest

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

My 50th birthday is this month and I'm celebrating it with a Flickr Photo Birthday Card Remix Contest. Create a birthday card by remixing a photo of Beth or remix one of your own or anyone else's photo of me in flickr and send it into the Beth5.0 Need some tools: Here's some remix flickr tools. I will donate $50 to the winner's favorite cause or charity. Just think of the funny caption you could add to the photo above using this tool.)

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Personal Fundraising Remixed: I Love CC, Do You?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

That's why I remixed the fundraising widget on my blog in support of Creative Commons Annual Campaign. As a blogger and social media maker, I have a strong interest in the future of my work and participatory culture. As an activist and evangelist for creative commons ' values and tools, I want to play a major role in helping to ensure that our culture remains as free and accessible as possible.

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Demetrio Maguigad Rocks the Social Media Game and My Remix Ideas

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

   He has reiterated this game over and over for different audiences and circumstances and I've remixed the game for filmmakers and even took it to Cambodia.    I set up a wiki where I've collected links to others who have remixed and was hoping to create some templates and source material for people to remix it. Here's what I really liked about how he remixed the game. Well, off to remix  what do you think

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Remix, Reuse, or Repurpose This Blog Post! Creative Commons Teachable Moment

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Remix this Powerpoint. If you don't know about Creative Commons, it was founded in 2001 , with a mission to increase the amount of creativity (cultural, educational, and scientific content) in “the commons” — the body of work that is available to the public for free and legal sharing, use, repurposing, and remixing. This licenses means that you don't have to ask permission to reuse, remix, or repurpose the work as long as you attribute the creator.

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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

Open source thinking is sharing and remixing. So, I remixed it for the audience. You can see my remix here. 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 filling in for colleagues Marnie Webb and Billy Bicket from Netsquared. 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. That's a hard thing to do.

The Art of Aligning Social Media Strategy With Communications Strategy

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Remixing Social Media Strategy Game View more presentations from kanter. Remixing Social Media Strategy Game View more presentations from kanter. Tags: remix scholar training materials Over the summer, Holly Minch , who is an expert at helping nonprofits and philanthropies unlock the potential of strategic communications for social change, suggested that I facilitate a workshop on social media strategy with a group of nonprofit and philanthropy communications folks. .

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The best remix of one of my Cambodian Photos by Arn Chorn Pond

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Via my flickr stream. My last trip to Cambodia, I photographed monks. My best photograph was of three monks collecting offerings in Roteang Village. It has been used for the Facing History site as part of Arn Chorn Pond's story. I'm so honored. Here's the email message I received: I stumbled upon your slide show of beautiful photos of Cambodia. Facing History and Ourselves trains middle school and high school teachers.

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techSoup NetSquared Project to Remix Web for Social Change;

AFP Blog

Untitled Document : "TechSoup NetSquared Project to Remix Web for Social Change; Call for Participation in Using Web 2.0 to Transform Nonprofit Sector SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 29 (AScribe Newswire) -- CompuMentor's TechSoup (www.techsoup.org) today announced a call for participation in its Net2 ('NetSquared') ([link] project. It is the first-ever public dialog on fostering the adoption of Web 2.0 technologies in the nonprofit sector.

JogDogBlog: Help Alan Hate Running and Support A Good Cause

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Flickr Photo Birthday Card Remix Contest and I donated 50 bucks to his cause. Flickr Photo Birthday Card Remix Contest (details to be announced in early 2008), I caught this post. Alan Levine, AKA cogdog blog, is running a marathon to help support a cause he cares about - juvenile diabetes. Last year, Alan won the Beth 5.0 As I was casually planning the Beth 5.1 So, I went over and pledged some support

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Growth of Creative Commons Photos on Flickr

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

so, while working on it I found the above data and just had to remix and blog it. What's cool is that you can remix the chart graphics (see below) and Swivel has CC licensing. I need to finish my Open Content/Creative Commons card game before I leave tommorrow. The chart was generated by a program called Swivel. Some other metrics can be found here

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What happens when you set your content free with creative commons licensing?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

People can add and embellish your content and if you have access to the remix, it can give you new ideas. Here's a few (good) examples of how I have remixed other people's work or other people have remixed my work. Remix This Powerpoint. The presentation itself is a remix of a remix. I remixed it from an earlier presentation called Associations 2.0 The cover is from a remix mashup. It's been remixed with and without attribution.

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Bridge Conference Presentation: Mixing In Social Media

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I remixed David Wilcox's Social Media Games and will be using it for the session. Workshop in Belgium last month and I've incorporated and remixed some of his slides. What's funny is that game was already remixed for fundraising and web2.0, I am in Washington, DC to do a session at the Bridge Conference this afternoon on Mixing Social Media With Fundraising Strategies. The wiki companion is here.

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Tagging for Collaboration and Knowledge Sharing Webinar and Action Learning Exercise I'm

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I'm thinking about doing a remix though because there is redundancy and also because I just discovered a way to download youtube videos and convert them so I can remix. Next week I'm teaching a two-part online workshop that includes a Webinar, Action Learning Exercise, and A Reflection Discussiona for Extension professionals and how they can begin to use tagging for collaboration and knowledge shraing.

Money for your Mission Conference

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

So, I decided to get a little creative and do some remixing. " which is a remix of Marnie Webb's classic " Ten Steps To Change the World " and Steve Bridger's " Fundraising 2.0 I'm doing a remix of a fantastic slide show I saw on SlideShare a few weeks back that used the Wizard of Oz as a metaphor to explain Web2.0. Made it even more compelling to remix.

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Help Celebrate My 50th Birthday and Win $50 Bucks for Your Favorite Cause!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

My 50th birthday is this month and I'm celebrating it with a Flickr Photo Birthday Card Remix Contest. Create a birthday card by remixing a photo of Beth or remix one of your own or anyone else's photo of me in flickr and send it into the Beth5.0 Need some tools: Here's some remix flickr tools. A picture of me taken on my third birthday, almost 47 years ago! I will donate $50 to the winner's favorite cause or charity.

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From Social Media StarFish To Conversation Prism

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

" It was a remix of Scoble's white board. I'm seeing a remix of the Social Media Game cards. Illustration by Brian Solis and Jess 3 (Click through to see the larger image ). Darren Barefoot created a visual called " social media starfish " in his book " Getting to First Base." Brian Solis has created the next reiteration - the conversation prism.

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December #4Change Chat: Education

Amy Sample Ward

Tools and methods are being customized, adapted and remixed for various educational contexts. This Thursday is the December #4Change Chat! Education and it’s discontents are being changed by new ways of learning – much of it by new ways of creating, sharing and validating information and knowledge online. Classrooms are no longer bound by geography. But there are still barriers, still challenges – some of which we may not be able to predict. How can we attend to these?

Complexity is Not Stable. New Power, Old Power and Balance

Network-Centric Advocacy

In the table below, I remix a similar table provided by Heimans and Timms with a slightly different focus in order to point to the stability of the models used. A great set of articles by Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms , “ Understanding New Power ” and a follow up riff on that article from from Michael Silberman on MobilizaitonLab have inspired some noodling around with their work.

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

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

On Tuesday, I facilitated an introductory workshop on how nonprofits can use social media in Boston at the nonprofit technology conference and yet another remix of the curriculum wiki , presentation , and game designed by David Wilcox. Deborah Finn also goes on to mention that she hopes to remix some of the content - and that is the intention by using the Creative Commons licensing. She is the third person to mention a remix.

Project Spaces: A Format for Outcome-Driven Events

Amy Sample Ward

Creating documentation for the event to share with those organizing and helping out on the day was the last push I needed to finally write up the process and approach for others to use, remix, and share.

How Best to Stream Tagged Flickr Photos on a Blog or Web Page?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Flickr Photo Remix Cards are all wonderful so I'm going to start blogging them!! I love the creativity and I'm learning a lot about remix tools. This one is from Mike. It is generated by www.deviousgelatin.com/montager using the flickr tag 'beth5.0'. The Beth5.0 Today, the group membership reached 50 people, with 11 cards so far (not counting the ones I made). Keep 'em coming - there is still time to participate. Here's the information. I am wondering how to display them all.

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Social Media Game in Khmer

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I done various remixes -- for example most recently for fundraising and a version for Filmmakers. A number of o ther folks have remixed the game -- and it's been translated into different languages too. Ihad set up a wiki with the idea of collecting the remixes and incorporating some templates or make it easier for folks to remix. The problem is that it isn't easy for people to remix.

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YouTube isn't necessarily OurTube.

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

There are other reasons why YouTube can be problem too - the little issue of content ownership, particularly if you want your work to get out there and be remixed as in participatory media Here's an article from Moving Targets that explains why YouTube isn't the best place for political and advocacy web video. It's all about context. That's why I think, in part, point #1 here should be a little less YouTube specific.

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. so she is still sans n95. She's encouraging those of us in the US to join the conversation by commenting at Nokia??????s s blog and in their support forum.

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Ten Web2.0 Things You Can Do in Ten Minutes To Be A More Successful Nonprofit Professional

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

So, I'm remixing this memo into. Stephen Downes points to Lisa Neal's " Ten Things You Can Do In Ten Minutes To Be A More Successful E-Learning Professional." " He uses the ten things in ten minutes meme and writes the Ten Web 2.0 Things You Can Do in Ten Minutes to Be a More Successful E-learning Professional. Ten Web2.0 Things You Can Do in Ten Minutes to Be A Better Nonprofit Professional. I'm only going to write one and then ask the twitterverse to add on to it.

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WeAreMedia: Listening for Nonprofits in a Connected World

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The above presentation is a remix of a remix of a remix. Listening for Nonprofits in a Digital World View more presentations from kanter. As many of you know who read this blog, I am an early adopter of social media and set up my listening post 5 years ago to scan for people, trends, and ideas related to social media and nonprofits. Listening and engaging with people has been critical to any success I’ve achieved as a social media practitioner.

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Complexity is Not Stable. New Power, Old Power and Balance

Network-Centric Advocacy

In the table below, I remix a similar table provided by Heimans and Timms with a slightly different focus in order to point to the stability of the models used. A great set of articles by Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms , “ Understanding New Power ” and a follow up riff on that article from from Michael Silberman on MobilizaitonLab have inspired some noodling around with their work.

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Bring a Question: Creative Commons Hosts TechSoup Social Channels on September 17, 2014

Tech Soup Blog

For example, if you're looking for music, artwork, or other content that you can freely remix, republish, and reuse as part of your digital story, there's a Creative Commons license for that, too. Sharing is an essential part of storytelling, and our friends at Creative Commons are devoted to expanding the number of creative works that are available to (legally!) use, build on, and share.

NPTimes TechnoBuzz: Telling Stories Online Makes That Vital Connection

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

This came just in the nick of time as I'm remixing my Web 2.0 The other remix challenge is take the Social Media and remix for fundraising 2.0. Luckily, my colleague Francesco has remixed the game for fundraising, but it is in Italian! The NonProfit Times has an e-newsletter. Disclosure - I've written a few articles for the TechnoBuzz newsletter) But, that's not why I'm pointing you over there.

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Good Curation VS Bad Curation

Beth Kanter

What is good curation versus bad curation? The image is a remix of a presentation entitled ” Link Building by Imitation ” and authored by link building expert Ross Hudgens — and explains the skill set pretty well. So, given that the presentation was published under a creative commons license, I decided to remix it and remove the troublesome words.

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5 Content Marketing Success Stories Your Nonprofit Needs to Imitate

NetWits

Finding ways to remix older forms of content delivery is a hallmark of new age content-marketing and it’s also a great way to produce lasting content that keeps workingyou’re your organization. Yesterday we talked about the importance of content marketing for nonprofits. Hopefully you caught it. If not, go check it out. We’ll wait here for you to come back. It’s a fairly simple idea.

The newest Flickr Toy: Warholizer

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The students had to create an image that was representative of the organization's core values and then create another image that another student could remix. We had some discussion about how the photos were licensed in creative commons to facilitate this remixing. Last night, I had a skype call with Mike Seyfang from Aussie land, who is trying to help educate us all about the subtleties of choosing a cc license and the tradeoffs/barriers of remix culture vs non-commercial use.

HOW TO: Create Videos for Your Nonprofit Without a Video Camera, a Budget of $0, and Little-to-No Tech Skills

Nonprofit Tech for Good

See Mashable’s Animoto Now Lets You Remix Video Clips; It’s Simply Awesome for more information and an example. Animoto is a service that allows you to create videos about your nonprofit using a selection of your organization’s best photos. Within a few minutes and a couple of clicks, your nonprofit could have a new promotional video that you can use on your Web site, your Blog, in your e-mail newsletters, and on social networking sites.

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Storytelling with Sliderocket – Webinar with Connecting Up Australia

Tech Soup Blog

presentations, often remixing previous content in new ways for. On July 26 at 6 p.m. Pacific time (the morning of July 27 with Connecting Up. Australia ), we will be exploring the art of storytelling in. SlideRocket. Join us to learn how to mix live content with social media, video, public challenges, and narrative flow. Storytelling is an evolving art, and new tools are. constantly emerging to share information and context more effectively.

The Secret to Going Viral: Harnessing the Kevin Bacon Effect

NetWits

Put ‘em all together and you get the key to viral victory: Contagious: The holy grail of social media marketing is attained when your engaging, short, and believable message takes fire and people start spreading it on your behalf; hopefully even remixing your message and broadening your appeal. Guest post by Darian Rodriguez Heyman , creator of the nationwide Social Media for Nonprofits conference series and former Executive Director of Craigslist Foundation. .