Greasemonkey User Script Question

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Okay, so I installed the greasemonkey and downloaded the script. But when I go in bloglines the script is not working. Is the script crap or broken? I've been avoiding tools like Greasemonkey only because I thought it might be too technical/geeky for me. But I was motivated to install because I came across a tweak that would really improve my blogging efficiency (integrating delicious and bloglines). It's this one.

Last Updated on Thursday, 13 April 2006 07:35 Written by Steve Thursday, 13 April 2006 07:33 I went into my Personal Setup today in and got a surprise–my start and end of day times showed AM and PM in what appears to be Arabic script.

I created a set of scripts for you to download if you’d like to leverage Akismet with your web to lead forms. Facebook Linked In Twitter Home About Home Akismet blocking web-to-lead spam Akismet blocking web-to-lead spam Last Updated on Friday, 1 June 2007 08:21 Written by Steve Friday, 1 June 2007 08:21 Scott Hemmeter shows again just how smart he is. I decided to try and see if I could incorporate Akismet into the web to lead process and I was successful in doing so!

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3 Steps to Launch an Outcomes-Focused Strategy the Right Way

Connection Cafe

When you’re looking to launch a new outcomes-centered strategy , start with these three steps and sample scripts to ensure you’re heading in the right direction. . Here’s your sample script for Step 1 : . Here’s your sample script for Step 2: .

ATTN NGOs: ?????,??, &.opr Are Now Available

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Qualified domain trademark holders can now submit applications for each of these three new domains, which translate to “organisation” or “institution” in non-Latin-based scripts – one in Devanagari (.?????) , one in Cyrillic (.???) , and one in simplified Chinese (.??).

Ten Tips for More Powerful Public Speaking

Museum 2.0

I take the approach of scripting the broad "moves" in the presentation but not the specific words. Others prefer to script the words and memorize. I love presenting. Standing in front of an audience fills me with adrenaline and calm at the same time.

Raising Awareness of Matching Gifts

Connection Cafe

Ensure that your telefund callers have a script for verifying and asking for employer information and reminding alums and donors alike of the possibility of matching gifts; input or import matching data into phonathon software.

On Alert: Signs that Your WordPress Site Has Been Hacked

Byte Technology

It may have been a large-scale malware attack, or some nefarious lone individual may have inserted files and scripts onto your server or hijacked your site’s emails or search results.

Adobe Story Free

Tech Soup Blog

Adobe Story Free is a free online service from that you can use to create your script and help with screenwriting. " The film script format looks to be the simplest template to use. Once in the script you can then write in your script language.

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UK Riders Frappr Map

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I have no idea why the widget script didn't work, so took a screen capture and edited in Photoshop). This is the map from the UK Riders Frappr group. (I Teresa Crawford mentioned that the eriders site would be migrating to frappr. BTW, the eriders site has lots great content

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Community Solutions: Just What the Doctor Ordered!


Last year, 11,000 hospital and clinic patients received prescriptions for food and heat, along with scripts for their medicines.

Advocating from Anywhere: How to Make Your Mission Heard by the Masses

Connection Cafe

Provide them with talking scripts if necessary so that they can practice what they are going to say. Advocacy is a way to showcase your organization’s mission while solving a problem at the same time. With a plan and resources, you can arm your biggest supporters with the tools they need to be stewards for your cause. But how do you create an advocacy program that actually works? This year, I had the privilege to join fellow museum professionals at Museum Advocacy Day.

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3 Tools for Designing Nonprofit Websites Like a Rockstar

Connection Cafe

Inspectlet seemed too whiz-bang good to be true, but with a small embed script you can record and playback anyone using your website. Feature photo: Used with grateful permission from radiant Liz Vice performing for Portland Soundcheck. Good designers love data.

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Major Database Layer Upgrade


Personally, I am very proud of our excellent VisionLink staff that prepared and practiced the scripts and testing protocols to ensure a solid upgrade, along with wide spread testing across all of the Community Operating System modules and features--in an extraordinarily quick maintenance window.

Current Affair: The Importance of Keeping Your WordPress Site Updated

Byte Technology

Indeed, there have been a host of scandals affecting WordPress plugins, not the least of which was the problem with a cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability that affected dozens of the programs and allowed hackers to gain access to sites through bypassing owner-controlled security protocols. For one, your site will simply perform better: your scripts will speed up, queries will run more efficiently and the overall experience for you and your visitors can be greatly enhanced.

Designing for Good #3 – Best of 2016 Nonprofit Storytelling

Connection Cafe

Spielberg-esque production values, clever scripts, glitzy montage sequences, and enough moving narratives to make Godard feel warm & fuzzy. For this Designing for Good episode, we’re showcasing the best examples of nonprofit storytelling of 2016.

Send To Omnifocus from Google Reader

Omnifocus has great built in scripting, so I have keyboard shortcuts to send things to the Omnifocus Quick Entry form from Entourage, Safari, Mailplane, etc. If you want to do this on your own, and not use my send to URL, the PHP script is really simple: <?php

Safe by Design: How to Boost Your WordPress Site’s Security

Byte Technology

Enter a script within your “functions.php” file. That script will cause a message appear to someone attempting to access your site with the incorrect login information and will ditch the login hint cues. For anyone who designs, owns or runs a website, the threat of getting hacked is a constant reality whether you’re a mega-corporation dealing with millions of users or just a one-person blog shop promoting products or services.

How to Nail the Soft Skills of Fundraising: The Face-to-Face Ask

Connection Cafe

I recommend having your script down pat so you can focus your attention on your donor. Does the thought of making a six figure ask make your palms sweat? Take heart fellow fundraiser, practice makes perfect. Or, to put it another way, confidence breeds competence.

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Nonprofits in the Autonomous World: Will the Bots Take Over?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The next step is figure out the script and pathways for the conversation. The testing was fun and it also helped me figure out how to script the close-end conversation that happens when you “Wake Up the Beth Bot.” Click to Check Out Beth Bot.

Understanding the Importance of XML Sitemaps for Website SEO

Byte Technology

These are programs or automated scripts that self-browse the World Wide Web in a methodical manner searching for the most up-to-date information for the search engine’s indexing and ranking protocols.

Time is Money: Solutions for Monitoring Problems With Your Website

Byte Technology

Using a combination of their free services—Google Spreadsheets, Google Docs and Google Scripts—you can actually construct your own uptime monitoring page to track any number of websites.

A Wake Up Call: What the Equifax Breach Means for Website Owners

Byte Technology

This means: Keeping all your core programs, platforms, scripts, plugins and themes up to date with the latest versions.

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How to Set Up an Instagram Printer for Your Next Event

Tech Soup Blog

Andreas decided to build his own using a basic photo printer (he used the Canon Selphy CP800, which retails between $75 and 90) and a script that can download photos from your phone to a computer. He also set up a script that triggered the print function from his phone to his laptop.

Being Human: Google’s New API Solves an Internet Annoyance

Byte Technology

And so frustration ensued, all in the name of protecting your favorite blogs, shopping portals, subscription and contact forms and news sites from abusive scripts and dangerous malware.

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Fact versus Fiction: A Q & A on WordPress Plugins

Byte Technology

Also, because most plugins make a request to HTTP to load assets such as images, scripts etc., When it comes to WordPress sites, designers and admins—when asked what is one of the most confusing aspects of the platform—will most likely put “plugins” somewhere on their list.

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Passing the Word: Getting Supporters to Share your Cause

Byte Technology

These tools can be simple, such as examples of fundraising emails, social media posts, phone scripts and even official logos.

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Two-Way Text Messaging: Interacting with Your Mobile Subscribers in One-on-One Conversations

Mobile Commons

Not everyone stays “on-script” in a text message campaign. Mobile Commons offers several ways for agents to respond to incoming text messages, whether they are customer concerns, off-script messages, or invited questions.

Rally More Support for Your Cause: 3 Simple Ways to Add New Event Participants


Sample tweets, emails, Facebook posts, employee memos, phone scripts, communication plans, and anything else they’ll need to inspire and manage their team. Include a sample script of what to say to team members.

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Working Together: Great Social Media Plugins for Your WordPress Site

Byte Technology

And those tools—in the form of style sheets, scripts etc.—have If there’s one thing that can be said for certain about our virtual world, it’s that everything can somehow be integrated into something else.

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Nonprofit Web Design Process Part 2d: Usability Tests

Connection Cafe

Once we identify what questions we want to answer, I’ll fashion a script for a moderated usability test to guide the conversation during the course of the test. Note: This is the fifth in a series of posts about the Nonprofit Web Design Process.

Conditional Triggers


Launch on-screen reminders, web links, call scripts, warnings--or even entirely new tabs and new fields based on data that is entered into a single field, or which matches criteria across multiple fields. Another major release for VisionLink customers. This upgrade to Form Builder comes in two flavors: an eligibility builder, or a more simplified conditional trigger tool; both react to the data you enter, as you enter it.

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How to Nail the Soft Skills of Fundraising: The Face-to-Face Ask

Connection Cafe

I recommend having your script down pat so you can focus your attention on your donor. by Rachel Muir. Does the thought of making a six figure ask make your palms sweat? Take heart fellow fundraiser, practice makes perfect. Or, to put it another way, confidence breeds competence.

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FormBuilder 2.0


includes business logic auditing (meaning that changes to the Forms themselves are now audited), extraordinary integration of our content management system and the Form Builder (can you say "flexible call scripting"?), Tonight we begin a series of upgrades, which when combined create Form Builder 2.0. It''s hard to imagine this module has come so far so fast. Thank you customers for your input! Form Builder 2.0

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4 Nerdiest Upcoming Convio Features

Connection Cafe

A lot has changed since then, most notably, Google has updated Analytics to use what's known as an asynchronous script. This new script, which loads silently in the background without holding up the rest of the content on a page, is faster and more precise than the older synchronous version.

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Firefox add-ons to love

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

I also use varied greasemonkey scripts to make things more interesting. I’m in love with Firefox. I’ve actually been in love with Firefox since 3.0, when it seems like a few of the things that plagued it finally got ironed out. More and more websites are designed not only with Firefox in mind, but sometimes even primarily with Firefox. Here’s a short list of the Firefox Addons that I use all the time: Firebug - it’s a great tool for HTML/CSS/JS development.

Just a few tools

Michael Stein's Non-profit Technology Blog

These folks are in the business of developing scripts you can use to read these values from within your pages. Speaking of scripts, we found a nice little Visual Basic script made available by Telepro for reading an RSS feed and formatting it for display on your website. The script can be found at the Telepro site Among the most irritating issues in web development are problems that seem to occur only on one version of one browser.

Seriously Dreamy Cultivation Events

Connection Cafe

And so she let me write up this Major Donor Cultivation Events guide , which includes her formula, sample events, a preparation checklist, and even a script for the *very important* post-event dialogue with participants. Author: Jennifer Darrouzet.

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Move messages to Archive in Entourage

tell application "Microsoft Entourage" try set theMessages to current messages on error display dialog "select some messages before running this script." I then set up a Quicksilver trigger to assign a key combination to invoke this script. I have to use Entourage at work with our Exchange server. Because I subscribe to the concept of Inbox Zero, and because we have very low mailbox size limits, I move all my messages out of my inbox as soon as I can.

Upcoming Webinar on February 2: Digital Storytelling - Push Before You Record

Tech Soup Blog

storytelling, translating that story into a script or production. Creating a script and production Guide.