Slideshare and Pinterest for Nonprofits

Amy Sample Ward

and on this last episode we talked about two popular tools: Slideshare and Pinterest. Slideshare. I use Slideshare for my presentations and other workshop or training materials. Column Five has a new infographic about Slideshare user data with some interesting highlights. It’s also noteworthy the high percentage of business and organizational leaders using Slideshare. Are you using Slideshare or Pinterest?

Nine Ways Networked Nonprofits Use Slideshare

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Slideshare. These are my notes for webinar about Nonprofits and Slideshare , a social site where community members share presentations, documents and pdfs. For a couple of years, I’ve been an avid member of the Slideshare community, sharing, browsing, and collaborating on content and watching how nonprofits use the platform. I drank the Slideshare kool aid in November, 2006. I also share my Slideshare content in my other social streams.

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Forum One's Experience with SlideShare

Forum One

Today we'll talk about the category leader for posting and sharing PowerPoint presentations, SlideShare. We've used SlideShare actively for the last three years posting our better efforts, as well as presentations from many of the events we host. The Forum One channel on SlideShare currently has 64 presentations. The bad news is that we don't see SlideShare as a significant source of referral traffic to our web site.

Using SlideShare for Good: Examples

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Storytelling is a best practice for fundraising pitches and that's why I think SlideShare is a great tool for causes. The example above isn't the first I've seen of using SlideShare for social fundraising or emergency relief. There is also a regularly updated slideshow about the number of victims by Oliver Ding who also created the 24 ways to give slideshare below. Other examples of using SlideShare for disaster relief or donations: Burma Cyclone Relief Effort

Forum One's Experience with SlideShare

Forum One

Today we'll talk about the category leader for posting and sharing PowerPoint presentations, SlideShare. We recently described how we use social media at Forum One.

SlideShare Adds Audio and Meeting Rashmi

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

That's Rashmi Sinha, the CEO of Slideshare. And everyone know how much I love SlideShare ) I got to met her at BlogHer and talk about Slideshare! Slideshare recently launched slidecasting, the ability to add audio. Photo: Jennifer Pozner. I tested it using the Camtasia powerpoint narration feature, but looks like there is some bug. But, for me, what I really like is the access to the excellent content on the site and the community.

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NpTech Tag Summary: The SlideShare Edition

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

SlideShare is a site to host and share presentations. At last month's NetTuesday , Jonathan Boutelle, Co-founder and CTO of SlideShare gave a presentation on how Nonprofits can use SlideShare. I love SlideShare for many reasons that I've shared before. There many more in the group and many more for you to discover on SlideShare and add to the NpTech group if you're interested in sharing.

Social Media for Non-Profits: 26 Great Slideshare Presentations You Can Use

Wild Apricot

Great new presentations on social media are coming out almost daily, and many are directed specifically to the needs of non-profits. But it can be time-consuming to search out those that are up-to-date, actionable, and appropriate to nonprofits. Here's a hand-picked selection of slideshow presentations to get you started.( read more ). Best practices online community Social networking case studies Non-profit Communications social media

Fundraising Appeal on SlideShare for Cyclone Nargis Relief Efforts

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

| View | Upload your own. The slide show mentions this organization, The Haven Project

LinkedIn Applications: I just added my blog and slideshare content! Wow!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

For my profile, I added BlogLink (it posts my blog posts to my profile automatically) and SlideShare's Application. (In In the video above SlideShare's CEO Rashmi Sinha demonstrates the application.). Meet Sarah on LinkedIn View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. tags: app slideshare ). After I installed my slideshare, I had this idea about doing a powerpoint to visually illustrate the text in my LinkedIn profile.

Please Vote For Me (and Jonathon Colman, too): World's Best Presentation Contest over at SlideShare

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

SlideShare is holding it's second annual World's Best SlideShow competition. | View | Upload your own. If I win, the prizes (Apple computer or other items) will go to Cambodia. Jonathan Colman has also uploaded a slideshow for the contest and I just voted for him. So take a few minutes and vote for both of us. And, if you've entered the slideshow contest, leave a comment and I'll return the favor and vote for you

5 lessons we learned experimenting SlideShare as a visual blog | Scoop.it Blog

AFP Blog

5 lessons we learned experimenting SlideShare as a visual blog | Scoop.it Blog : SlideShare is a great platform for visual content and an amazing company: in just a few years, it has become the YouTube of presentations, one of the Top 150 sites in the world with an impressive 3 Billion views per month from 60 million unique visitors.

NetCentric Advocacy: Valdis Krebs - Social network analysis: 1987-2007 » SlideShare

Network-Centric Advocacy

Network Traffic Map of Sickness » April 25, 2007 Valdis Krebs - Social network analysis: 1987-2007 » SlideShare Valdis is one of the greats. Posted at 02:52 PM in netcentric | Permalink | Reblog (0) Comments Valdis Krebs - Social network analysis: 1987-2007 » SlideShare Valdis is one of the greats. NetCentric Advocacy Advocacy Strategy for the Age of Connectivity.

Beth Kanter’s Social Media Listening for Nonprofits

NCE Social Media

This slideshare presentation is from her social media wiki and discusses the importance of knowing what people are saying about your agency on social media sites. Tags: Marketing and Awareness Tools beth social media slideshare kanter Without a doubt, one of my favorite social media and nonprofit writers is Beth Kanter. I’ve written about her work before.

Designing for the Social Web

NCE Social Media

I wanted to share an interesting Slideshare presentation on designing for the social web. Tags: Education and Training Research social media slideshare design I think it takes an interesting looks at social web design - what really goes into it and what you should consider for your own organization.

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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

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.

Guest Post by Rebecca Leaman: Social Media for Non-Profits: 26 Great Slideshare Presentations You Can Use

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

If you've been thinking of launching or expanding your organization in social media, Slideshare is a good starting point for information and advice. Tip : Whenever you view a slideshow at SlideShare , do scroll down below the presentation area to check for helpful notes on the slides and/or interesting information in the comments thread.

Holly Ross at NCE

NCE Social Media

Tags: Education and Training Tools holly nashville nce nten presentation ross slideshare

7 Easy Ideas to Give Your Next Presentation Oomph

Tech Soup Blog

presentations microsoft digital storytelling Powerpoint Slideshare Did you know that audiences forget 90 percent of what's presented to them? Well, of course you did! You've sat through your fair share of screamingly dull presentations where you felt proud that you remembered even 1.7 percent of what was presented (well, at least the parts you were awake for). Good job, you! … Only, this time YOU'RE the one presenting!

The Benefits of the Cloud

NCE Social Media

Tags: Education and Training Marketing and Awareness Tools blog cloud nten slideshare

The social network commitment

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

The content-focused networks, like delicious, slideshare and flickr, I generally use as primarily a one-way method of publishing specific kinds of content to people I know (and, of course, people I don’t know, since it’s public.) Slideshare : Again, a service I hardly use for social networking - I use it to make public presentations that I’ve done.

Volunteers Please Come Back

Wild Apricot

Here''s a look at survey findings (and SlideShare presentation) that offer insight into what motivates repeat volunteers. Volunteers

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. tags: nonprofit socialmedia ). Here are my slides from the Convio " Social Media for Social Good " for tomorrow. I will be co-presenting with Emily Riley , a senior analyst from Jupiter Research. The webinar is sold out, but the folks at Convio are making the recording available if you sign up. More information here.

Welcome to the Social Media Band Wagon

NCE Social Media

I came across another great Slideshare presentation by Danielle Brigida, the Social Media Outreach Coordinator fro the National Wildlife Federation. Please enjoy.

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gokubi.com

SlideShare takes you ppt file, converts it to flash, then makes in embeddable on your site for viewing. 3 Comments joe | Wednesday, 18 October 2006 at 10:18 am Hi, would you mind providing me an invite to slideshare? Facebook Linked In Twitter Home About Home My Dreamforce Slides My Dreamforce Slides Last Updated on Monday, 16 October 2006 03:38 Written by Steve Monday, 16 October 2006 03:38 Check out this cool service for posting Powerpoint slides on the web.

Data for Good: Fundraising and Technology Insights for your Year-End Campaigns

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Follow Nonprofit Tech for Good on SlideShare. Presented on September 20 via webinar, the slides below highlight data from the 2017 Global NGO Technology Report , the 2017 Global Trends in Giving Report , and Network for Good’s donor platform to determine if U.S. nonprofits are using technology in the ways that their donors and supporters prefer. Attendees were be given access to exclusive U.S.

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Do You Have the World’s Best Nonprofit Presentation? You could win a Macbook and Projector!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I’ve been an active member of the Slideshare community, sharing, browsing, and collaborating on content and watching how nonprofits use the platform from about November 2006. Presentations and instructional content are an important part of my content strategy and the lifeblood of my work as a trainer. Slideshare helps set my work free and share it with nonprofit professionals all over the world. World’s Best Presentation Contest 2010.

What's Cooking in Tagging?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Taxonomy Folksonomy Cook Ebook View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. tags: dowjones folksonomy ). That's the powerpoint version - hard to read, so download the PDF - it's more than just eye candy. Here's an interview with her on Read/Write Talk

Inspired Blogging for Social Change (Video + Slides)

Have Fun - Do Good

You can watch the video on the Mission List website, or on the player below: I''ve also uploaded the slides to SlideShare , if you want to flip through and/or download the presentation: There are links at the end to all of the inspiring blog examples. Hello Have Fun, Do Gooders! This summer I taught a webinar about Inspired Blogging for Social Change for The Mission List.

ARRGH. Marketing Metrics for Pirates

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I nudged Dave to post his slide deck to SlideShare. Now, I'm going to officially nudge Dave to use the SlideShare Slidecaste new feature that allows you add audio to your slides. He has also posted some recent thoughts on this here. On the surface, it doesn't really relate to nonprofits, but there's lots to translate. I would love to hear Dave narrate his slides

Fantastic Advice On Your Youtube Marketing Plan

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

You may add programs like SlideShare to Youtube. Youtube websites are an excellent way to stay informed about family and friends, but it may also be a terrific advertising tool. But, Youtube sites may easily squander your time if you don’t understand how to utilize it efficiently.

What Your NGO Needs to Know about.NGO and.ONG

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Follow Nonprofit Tech for Good on SlideShare. The launch of the.NGO and.ONG domains will change how nonprofits, charities, NGOs, and ONGs worldwide use the Internet for branding for decades to come. To help NGOs understand how and why, the webinar below was presented by Heather Mansfield on December 13, 2016 to 230 NGO staff.

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Online Tools to Help You Beat the Post-Holiday Blues

NetWits

Slideshare. Let your fingers do the walking across to Slideshare and see how others are approaching the same topics/areas that you are now looking into. Welcome to 2011! If you are anything like me right now, you are probably sitting at a desk somewhere, trying desperately to pull your mind out of holiday mode and back into work mode. There are probably mountains of work just waiting for your attention, right?

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Top Three Platforms Your Nonprofit Should Use

Care2

Two of them (SlideShare and YouTube for Nonprofits) go a long way to increasing a nonprofit's visibly in Google searches and who wouldn't want that? SlideShare. You've probably heard of SlideShare by now or even watched a presentation or two. One reason might be that the audience on SlideShare is mostly comprised business and IT professionals. I can see why this would make nonprofits shy away from SlideShare.

Visualizing the Vote

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

USA Elections - The Voting Machines View SlideShare presentation or Upload your own. tags: machines voting ). Just a reminder to go vote! And Tweet your vote. And then go check out the cool map visualizations over at Twitter Votereport where you can the waiting times and experience

LibreOffice vs. OpenOffice.org

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

You can find an aged, but perhaps useful webinar I did up on slideshare.). I hope that everyone reading this blog has heard of OpenOffice.org. OpenOffice.org is a free and open source cross-platform office suite, which can read and write MS Office.doc,xls, and.ppt files. It actually has more to it than that, there is a drawing program, a database, a math equation editor and more.

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Flickr for the Cultural & Heritage Sectors

Steve Bridger

You can view this deck on Slideshare, but this time I thought it would be appropriate to upload the slides (as images) to Flickr! I was invited to give a so-called “masterclass&# [cough] at the Social Media Exchange in London this week. This is me setting up !). You may already know that I’m a huge fan of Flickr. I’ve remained loyal since 2004, and despite some recent ups and downs (thanks, Yahoo!),

10 Emerging Trends in Online Communications and Fundraising to Watch in 2018

Nonprofit Tech for Good

You can view the webinar archive on SlideShare. ✔️. As personal computers, smartphones, and the Internet of Things evolve, so must your nonprofit. This webinar was presented on December 19 to more than 1,900 nonprofit staff worldwide and focused on what’s new and next in online communications and fundraising to help nonprofits prepare for the future and embrace being an early adopter.

Women Who Tech Telesummit

Zen and the Art of Nonprofit Technology

I’ve been involved in this Telesummit now since the beginning. It’s really fun, and important. The Women Who Tech Telesummit was formed three years ago to celebrate all the innovative women who provide incredible value to technology and social media. So it’s time to come get your tech on ! Come join hundreds of women on September 15th at the Women Who Tech Telesummit from 11AM to 6PM Eastern Time. (It’s

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Putting your people at the heart of your social media strategy

Steve Bridger

View on slideshare. This was the title of a talk I gave at the end of February and I think it is important, and frankly, worth repeating over and over. It needs to be said that ‘digital’, and all the new stuff that we call ‘social media’, isn’t really the point; relationships are the point. Same as it ever was. And yet so much has changed.

Beth is coming to London…

Steve Bridger

View on slideshare. It has long been a shared and heartfelt wish to bring Beth Kanter back to the UK, and so I’m over the moon that later this month Beth will be spending a couple of days on these shores on her way back home to California from Kenya (where she will be attending an Ushahidi board meeting and running a workshop , among other things). The book which Beth co-authored with Allison Fine has deservedly become a bestseller (has your CEO read it yet?).

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How We Use Twitter at Forum One

Forum One

We have described previously on this blog how Forum One approaches social media in general , as well as our experience with SlideShare and Scribd. In this post, we'll discuss the current glamour child of social media, Twitter.

10 Signs Your NGO Excels at Social Media

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Follow Nonprofit Tech for Good on SlideShare. Social media changes so frequently that unless your NGO has a full-time social media manager who has the time to consistently research and adopt emerging trends, odds are your NGO is using social media in ways that are no longer effective. The webinar content below was presented by Heather Mansfield on September 19, 2017 to 1,175 nonprofit staff. It was the final presentation of the social media excellence webinar.

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