HOW TO: Spend an Entire Year Giving to Charity - Yahoo! News

AFP Blog

HOW TO: Spend an Entire Year Giving to Charity - Yahoo! News: "Every day, Garcia chooses a new charity and donates a small sum of money -- usually around $10, but never less than $5. He then documents that day's charity in a blog post on his Tumblr, where he describes the cause and provides some insights or personal stories to highlight its mission. Garcia, a Chicago-based actor and director, has

Nonprofit groups look to Google Glass - Yahoo!7

AFP Blog

Nonprofit groups look to Google Glass - Yahoo!7 7 : Giving through Glass" program winners were selected from 1,300 proposals from US charities with ideas of how to use the eyewear to achieve their goals. Google will give each group a $25,000 grant along with a pair of yet-to-be publicly released Glass eyewear and guidance from the technology firm''s engineers

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Privacy, Anonymity, and Safety: Protecting Your Community

Frogloop

These are a few questions that were raised for me after attending Yahoo's Change Your World conference at the Newseum in Washington, DC earlier this month. It was hosted by Yahoo! Nonprofit change nonprofits privacy yahooWhat role do nonprofits play in online privacy?

BlackBerry users face third day of woe - Yahoo! News

AFP Blog

BlackBerry users face third day of woe - Yahoo! News : - Sent using Google Toolbar

Yahoo's Flickr Expands Into Online Video - washingtonpost.com

AFP Blog

Yahoo's Flickr Expands Into Online Video - washingtonpost.com: "SAN FRANCISCO -- Yahoo Inc. will begin showing homemade videos on its online photo-sharing site, Flickr, in a long-anticipated move that may be too late to lure most people away from the Internet's dominant video channel, Google Inc.'s s YouTube.". NPtech

School Tech: 6 Important Lessons From Maine's Student Laptop Program - Yahoo! News

AFP Blog

School Tech: 6 Important Lessons From Maine's Student Laptop Program - Yahoo! News: "When students at Skowhegan Area Middle School decided to undertake a study of the town's history, they departed from traditional readings and paper writing. They instead made podcasts about historical landmarks that cumulatively produced a walking tour, recorded interviews with town elders and created websites

Filtering Your Feeds: Marshall's Yahoo Pipes Screencast

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Why would you ever want to use Yahoo Pipes you might be wondering? That's where Yahoo Pipes can really help you. Here's an example of a Yahoo pipe that Marnie Webb put together that tracks nonprofit technology resources.

MySpace announces 'Data Availability' project with Yahoo, eBay, Photobucket, Twitter | Webware : Cool Web apps for everyone

AFP Blog

MySpace announces 'Data Availability' project with Yahoo, eBay, Photobucket, Twitter | Webware : Cool Web apps for everyone: "Inaugural partners in the project are Yahoo, eBay, Photobucket (also owned by News Corp.'s s Fox Interactive Media), and Twitter. The program, available to MySpace's users worldwide, will be rolling out to a full version in the coming weeks.'Historically, Historically, social destinations. NPtech

Yahoo, Google, MySpace form nonprofit OpenSocial Foundation | The Social - CNET News.com

AFP Blog

Yahoo, Google, MySpace form nonprofit OpenSocial Foundation | The Social - CNET News.com: "It's like the Justice League of social media: Google, Yahoo, and News Corp.'s s MySpace.com announced on Tuesday that they have formed the OpenSocial Foundation, a nonprofit group to support the OpenSocial initiative that Google kick-started last year to promote a universal standard for developer applications.

Bing + Yahoo = Plan B for SEO?

Beaconfire Wire

With the recent agreement between Yahoo and Microsoft making MS Bing the search platform for all of Yahoo’s sites, there’s now a new wrinkle in the SEO game. Take the two numbers in your referral logs for Bing and Yahoo, combine them together — big enough to matter now? Tags: Analytics Search Engines Tech Uncategorized bing google search seo yahoo There’s no doubt that Google is the search engine for most of the Internet.

Free is Good: Yahoo! Promotes Reuse

Have Fun - Do Good

Did you know that reuse groups, like last year's 3rd place NetSquared Innovation Award winner, Freecycle , are the most trafficked on Yahoo! Yesterday, Yahoo! From April 20 -May 4 Yahoo! green reuse Yahoo!

Yahoo Search Pad for Automatic Notes

Wild Apricot Blog

If Yahoo Search is your search engine of choice, you may have noticed a new feature recently. Yahoo Search Pad kicks in automatically when the engine detects a pattern of search that suggests you're researching a specific topic, and unobtrusively tracks the sites that you visit. While it's no substitute for a full-blown research aide like Evernote, Yahoo Search Pad is certainly one step above your browser History.

Can Yahoo Answer My Question About Del.icio.us?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

That's what Allan Benamer and I want to know. To play with the data on dabbledb, swivel, or many-eyes (see what Chris did here ). The context is here

Yahoo Javascript Libraries go OpenSource

Michael Stein's Non-profit Technology Blog

Many of us were digusted earlier this month to learn that once again Yahoo had cooperated with the Chinese authorities' request to turn over a citizen's private records, this time the discussion group threads of 35 year-old Li Zhi. I can't help wonder if this mounting bad PR played a role in Yahoo's announcement this week to release their Javascript user-interface library and a library of web application design patterns under an Open Source license.

Yahoo! Supports OpenSocial; Yahoo!, MySpace and Google to Form Non-Profit OpenSocial Foundation

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Just saw a press release from Yahoo, Google, and MySpace about OpenSocial Foundation. The official blog posts from Yahoo and Google Yodel Annecdotal Google Blog Lots of folks covering the announcement: Read/Write Web FaceReviews (includes analysis) Examples of apps built on opensocial (ugh, Shelfari). Back in November when Open Social was announced, we had a round of discussions in the NpTech space that summarized on my blog.

User Experience Design Patterns from the Yahoo! Library

Museum 2.0

Yahoo! To a user, interacting with Yahoo! maps and Yahoo! ratings) mean in the world of Yahoo! The solution is a design pattern library, a place where Yahoo! They are used internally across Yahoo! And now Yahoo! Now, these Yahoo! It gives Yahoo!

Yahoo Introduces “Pipes” | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

The Yahoo pipes platform seems to be making quite a buzz in the geeky blogosphere. PicLens Gets a Name Change and a Hack Bing + Yahoo = Plan B for SEO? Skip to content Clients Services Portfolio About Us Contact Blog Home > Blog Recent Posts 07/16/2010: The Wisdom of the Old Spice Man 07/12/2010: Is your online campaign going to succeed?

Thank You Marissa Mayer for Yahoo’s No Work From Home Policy

Tech Soup Blog

It was the end of February in 2013 when Yahoo’s celebrated young CEO, Marissa Mayer, decided to end telecommuting at Yahoo to boost collaboration and communication within the company. USA News did one called Yahoo's work from home ban puzzles business leaders.

Kiva.org Merges Philanthropy and Venture Capital With First-Ever Microlending Web Site: Financial News - Yahoo! Finance

AFP Blog

Kiva.org Merges Philanthropy and Venture Capital With First-Ever Microlending Web Site: Financial News - Yahoo! Finance : "Press Release Source: Kiva Kiva.org Merges Philanthropy and Venture Capital With First-Ever Microlending Web Site Wednesday October 12, 9:00 am ET PALO ALTO, CA--(MARKET WIRE)--Oct 12, 2005 -- Kiva, the first nonprofit organization to enable individuals to make personal loans to microenterprises in developing countries, launched its Web site today.

Green iPhone Apps from Yahoo! Green

Tech Soup Blog

Yahoo! See the top 10 Free and green iPhone applications from Huddler's Green Home Blog that's posted now on Yahoo! Green posted a great list of free and green iPhone applications a couple of weeks back. Check them out to make sure that your cool new phone isn't making your carbon footprint even worse. Green. . . read more.

It's Official: Sharing Foundation Raises $100,000 and wins Network for Good Charity Badge/Yahoo Competition!!!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Three weeks ago, using what I learned from my first personal fundraising campaign , I launched a second campaign to raise money for the Sharing Foundation education programs using the Network For Good Charity Badge and entering the Yahoo!

3 Ways To Control Your Nonprofit’s Google Results

TechImpact

In a previous post , we discuss what exactly what search engines like Google, Yahoo!, Aside from search engine optimizing your website and blog, your social media profiles are important to ensuring your nonprofit has enough assets, or webpages, to fill the first page, of Google, Yahoo!,

Sabre Foundation White Paper Offers New Digital Paths For Philanthropy To Make Nonprofits Self-Funding - Yahoo! News

AFP Blog

PRESS RELEASE Sabre Foundation White Paper Offers New Digital Paths For Philanthropy To Make Nonprofits Self-Funding - Yahoo!

Yahoo! Pipe Dreams… | Non-Profit Tech Blog

Confessions of a Non-Profit Executive Director

7) Web CMS (11) Web Services (13) where2007 (2) Wikimedia Foundation (1) Wired (1) Wireless (3) Wordpress (3) Working Assets (2) Yahoo! (4) 4) Yahoo! Pipes (1) Internet , Open API , Web Services , Yahoo! Pipes , nptech , tagging Yahoo! Pipe Dreams… 02.22.07 | 3113 3 Comments [link] Yahoo%21+Pipe+Dreams. We can ensure this by creating a separate for-Pligg-only Feed using Yahoo! I was hoping to use Yahoo! Unfortunately, Yahoo!

SEO Tools

NCE Social Media

Yahoo. Tags: Education and Training Tools ask bing google SEO tool yahoo Here are links to the top 4 search engine’s guidelines for webmasters. These explain how to get your website listed and can help you get a higher search results ranking. Google. Bing (Microsoft). Ask.com.

Five Minutes and Ten Bucks Can Leverage Yahoo Matching Dollars and Send Over Thousand Poor Cambodian Youngsters to School!

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

The Sharing Foundation has the opportunity to receive matching dollars from Yahoo via the Network For Good Charity Badge program. Here's how it works: Yahoo! If our campaign has the most individual donors, Yahoo will match what we raise.

Be A Better Inspiration: Vote For Beth's Blog Readers on Yahoo

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

I just entered you, dear readers, in the Be A Better Inspiration Contest over at Yahoo. The contest is about telling a story about someone's good deed on behalf of an nonprofit organizations. The first thing that came to mind was the extraordinary generosity that you all showed in supporting the campaign to send Leng Sopharath to college. So now, if you can vote for the story and we win, we get a crack at raising some more money for the Sharing Foundation. READ THE INSTRUCTIONS.

How Nonprofits Can Ensure Security and Compliance of Sensitive Data in the Cloud

NTEN

If you use Gmail, Google Docs, Microsoft Office Live Workspace, Salesforce, or Yahoo mail, you’re in the cloud. Matt Goche. Director of Security Consulting. Sungard Availability Services. How can a nonprofit protect the data it holds in the cloud? The vast majority of nonprofits employ cloud computing in some way, but they may not know or think about it. The cloud delivers key advantages for nonprofits, who often possess limited funds, space, and IT staff.

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SEO – What it means to your organization

NCE Social Media

Did you ever wonder why your agency doesn’t pop to the top of search results when you use Google, Yahoo, Bing or Ask.com? Tags: Education and Training Research Tools ask.com bing google SEO social media yahoo Perhaps it is because you haven’t optimized your site for search engines.

I Get To Work In My Pajamas!

Connection Cafe

The issue of virtual or remote work has been very hot since Marissa Mayer of Yahoo asked all of their remote employees to work in a Yahoo office. I always found it funny that the line often associated with Virtual Work is “I get to work in my pajamas!”

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Don’t Overlook this Piece of Your Mobile Email Strategy.

Connection Cafe

On a desktop, it’s also visible in your Gmail and Yahoo inbox (and probably others, too). To make emails more mobile-friendly, we’ve heard it’s good to include a link to a web page version of the email.

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How to create a nonprofit in Silicon Valley - Ideas@Innovations - The Washington Post

AFP Blog

In an area dedicated to creating some of the nation’s most highly valued companies, Ram, a former executive at Yahoo! How to create a nonprofit in Silicon Valley - Ideas@Innovations - The Washington Post : Perhaps Ram, also known as “Pram,” does have something up his sleeve. and Google, has created something relatively few others have pursued — a technology nonprofit in Silicon Valley

Using Social Media Increases Fundraising by 40% [Study]

NetWits

ShareThis – While the three social tools mentioned above are the baseline, what happens when you want to give your participants access to other social networks like StumbleUpon®, Digg®, and Yahoo!®?

The Power of the Pipe | Beaconfire Wire

Beaconfire Wire

However, as we come to a better understanding of the “Power of the Feed,&# Yahoo Pipes will become an indispensable tool. Yahoo Pipes to the rescue. Have you seen a clever use of Yahoo Pipes?

RIP: del.icio.us

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

According to PC World , Yahoo will shut down several of its Web properties, including Delicious, according to a leaked Yahoo presentation slide that was posted on Twitter. Alyson Kapin has a better idea – to petition Yahoo to make del.icio.us

How to Help After Hurricane Sandy

Have Fun - Do Good

How to Help the Survivors of Hurricane Sandy (The White House blog) Hurricane Sandy: For Those Who Want to Help (FEMA.gov) How to Help Hurricane Sandy Victims ( ABC News) As Hurricane Sandy Relieft Efforts Continue, Here's How You Can Help (Forbes) After Hurricane Sandy: How to Help (Yahoo!

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5 Reasons Why Your Nonprofit Should Care About Cloud Computing

TechImpact

Gmail, Yahoo! Image courtesy of entech. Chances are good your organization is already using some form of cloud computing without realizing it. Mail, and Google Docs are all examples of cloud-based applications, also known as software as a service (SaaS). But what is cloud computing?

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How to Successfully Launch Nonprofit Infographics Online

Nonprofit Tech for Good

Finally, use keywords that describe the infographic and the word “infographic” in the page (or blog) title and summary to maximize SEO in Google, Bing, Yahoo, etc.

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Are Nonprofits Now “Stuck” With Facebook?

Connection Cafe

He cites similar paths previously taken by Yahoo and Google. Perhaps you saw last month’s news that Facebook posts are now reaching just 6% of fans ? An Ogilvy & Mather analysis of 100+ brand pages found the organic reach of Facebook posts has declined 49% since October. Facebook admitted an impending drop-off in organic reach last December. There have even been reports that organic reach will be further reduced to 1% to 2% of fans.

NetCentric Advocacy: Buzz Game: Can we Get one of these for Environmental Issues?

Network-Centric Advocacy

This is very cool I used to think Yahoo was not into the new ideas game but apparently innovation is alive and well at Yahoo. Popularity or buzz is measured by Yahoo! Read More] Tracked on October 13, 2005 at 06:59 PM » Environmental Wisdom of the Crowds from WorldChanging: Another World Is Here Prediction markets, like Yahoo!s This is very cool I used to think Yahoo was not into the new ideas game but apparently innovation is alive and well at Yahoo.