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Graphic Design Toolbox: Designing the New Aspiration Shirtbfcnkxct13xb9zn14pske0xdu1p5g8xhGraphic Design Toolbox: Designing the New Aspiration Shirt">Graphic Design Toolbox: Designing the New Aspiration Shirt42u8eqrj4wr5ipv74fofslm5fvmm14avGraphic Design Toolbox: Designing the New Aspiration Shirt

(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: Less than two weeks into my role at Aspiration, I was granted an enormous challenge: design the 2014 Aspiration t-shirt. From this high-profile task emerged a series of challenges.3dea8pdgjt9jjnhqs01seulfd72wggv9 The first was simple: how could I support free and open software and produce the kind of visual graphics I’m used […]

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(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: Do you ever find yourself asking “What’s the point of it all?” when creating content for the vast universe of the web? Don’t let your content fizzle out. Instead, consider using engagement asks to get your audience involved in the work you’re writing about.8bnhrwcuz2cwd05nwibjj8h4104lxrtv ‘Cause its not always about you. […]

Developing New Tech Projects, Part 2: Test Pagesjlw44e3fkntszzfocwpdwymqd5hfe4aoDeveloping New Tech Projects, Part 2: Test Pages">Developing New Tech Projects, Part 2: Test Pagesitlv0znvud4zcn5envek8p44rzp7wo14Developing New Tech Projects, Part 2: Test Pages

(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: (Check out part one of this project here! )tydbl1nvoxaf0hcqv3vhoeih3s90sxyb We’re getting closer to launching our webpage for nonprofit learning resources, designed for anyone concerned with using and making decisions about technology for social change. We appreciate all who shared helpful feedback on our digital page mock-ups. Now, we’ve brought these […]

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(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: With great honor, Aspiration gets to join Jack and Jamila from Palante Technology Cooperative for a session on “PGP Encryption for Our Movements” at the Allied Media Conference in Detroit on June 19-22, 2014. The AMC is a “collaborative labratory” where activists, techies, artists, and educators create and share transformative […]

Developing New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testingvmylyx2925vd0sw6tnbzb0nng1cws55eDeveloping New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing">Developing New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testingucmcc04puc6jvg4wnmhnn85jtd2nrocbDeveloping New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing

(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: We’ve been working on something that we’re pretty excited about—a new part of our website that gathers all of our training resources in one place. It hasn’t gone live yet, but we’d love to share our progress and get your feedback on this page mock up as we move forward! […]

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(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: Beyonce wants you to listen721ra7f4bn1h8e3n6129i2p7h4vphwre Image source:youtube.comblp7oyk50lp82aghrju099oiw9yj2rq3 The listening cycle has been co-written by Dirk Slater from Fabriders. Dirk has two decades of experience supporting social justice movements and is a nice guy to boot. You can find him on Twitter @fabrider. You can also find the version of this […]

Trust in the Cloudopki8elozmidhshgo68lgrnrz3r3o8g2Trust in the Cloud">Trust in the Cloududq5ydc59xr8b7rdlbhgxz4a6jywppl9Trust in the Cloud

(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: Are you considering using the Cloud at your nonprofit organization? What are some implications of the use of the Cloud for nonprofits and social justice movements?r25roagei85azfrmcoef4ncvt3osrie8 (Hold up, if first you want to get caught up on “What is the Cloud?“? Read from Mashable or LearnFree.)h6iwmc8melbwf9mh9w01aj4b09kgr1ay Calling it “The Cloud” […]

Social Media Toolkit Released by Greenliningpnsuznemkgxp1iaff9tspbahb43q4l0jSocial Media Toolkit Released by Greenlining">Social Media Toolkit Released by Greenliningq79s5c0vmcoqay1a05pb8cgw9jg7pwr6Social Media Toolkit Released by Greenlining

(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: We admire JC and Braelan, the good folks over at the Greenlining Institute in Berkeley. Today, we want to share out their newest publication, The Art of Listening: Social Media Toolkit for Nonprofits. The strategy guide is filled with social media strategies and tactics to really build a foundation for […]

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(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: Are you creating an online campaign with a group of young folks? Are you interested in becoming an activist?i4mqucsrdtluvhihwk7wa35f869a0gq8 If you have an important story to share online, start here!0wv8ffcdmh84z7dxg9w6aczmfdojauu1 Watch the video to get a 3 minute e-Advocacy crash course, What is e-Advocacy?u1vs9qr48ajgrx43g0sjpx7v1q40dq8y, produced by Jennifer Dueñas from the […]

Pain, Passion, Fame, and Funguhwd1sp7g75a4wy7xl6ftf1apc6cgejPain, Passion, Fame, and Fun">Pain, Passion, Fame, and Fun7m69f7m4h31n402gxpqn31f99e3eqj6oPain, Passion, Fame, and Fun

(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: Have you been thinking about how to get people to care about the information you are putting online?kiwljfh195fwzdwtuqxbbgc501mjzj69 As you begin the process to engage people in the offline or online world, you have to figure out how your messaging reaches the people you care about by tapping into what […]

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