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Graphic Design Toolbox: Designing the New Aspiration Shirtwwi7edrx27zuk7xe1gchbg5m6fmxu31gGraphic Design Toolbox: Designing the New Aspiration Shirt">Graphic Design Toolbox: Designing the New Aspiration Shirtipenc7yk1trdito5n5c02dfmaamhpt4xGraphic Design Toolbox: Designing the New Aspiration Shirt

(English → हिन्दी) 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.c08h9ljjtp1gorj03wb2sga5wi5fb8le 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 → हिन्दी) 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.c4jzslxdtqaq1ekbfch90xqxz0b26rr9 ‘Cause its not always about you. […]

Developing New Tech Projects, Part 2: Test Pagesax0bk78v2dhxivlj3kre9tgaprmrh1eiDeveloping New Tech Projects, Part 2: Test Pages">Developing New Tech Projects, Part 2: Test Pages9n7kys9tukamcit8ejgkkkg5klu0g24fDeveloping New Tech Projects, Part 2: Test Pages

(English → हिन्दी) View originalTranslators: (Check out part one of this project here! )r6x9ey6blh2yoyzumisokkygvjbs6hio 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 → हिन्दी) 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 Testingr3zwii3uwahc2qsa2h30judqj6wpsuaaDeveloping New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing">Developing New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testingdwdtyuaide9ciu0i753099nqn0drnkwrDeveloping New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing

(English → हिन्दी) 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! […]

The Listening Cycle, Part I0bailnsy5expxb68x1lojar7puiz4bguThe Listening Cycle, Part I">The Listening Cycle, Part Igjz8zptww48v9zwxqzsuci8k167q2c59The Listening Cycle, Part I

(English → हिन्दी) View originalTranslators: Beyonce wants you to listenn20p40wgixm20e603cceg4wu6lyvvah9 Image source:youtube.combt2lbxmc4mbs0xi7q4p4e7y9s65s8ksa 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 Cloudzo8g3rnml9skt5g9paicbl1qv0kxi4c7Trust in the Cloud">Trust in the Cloudeo0rp6m6y8kshop4zg42fyg0kfpmqr9uTrust in the Cloud

(English → हिन्दी) 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?49kms5tv4xuehpx4nw23df1lk2yqe9v9 (Hold up, if first you want to get caught up on “What is the Cloud?“? Read from Mashable or LearnFree.)8s8k6wfebdi5blaxqwcu43hxz8j2h3cf Calling it “The Cloud” […]

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(English → हिन्दी) 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 […]

Crash Course in Online Activismgaiin4x7lghfohtq5e9zxzoefukd4yqbCrash Course in Online Activism">Crash Course in Online Activismc9ab80e9ywrnbz2kf2v6jb26mrn1b24eCrash Course in Online Activism

(English → हिन्दी) View originalTranslators: Are you creating an online campaign with a group of young folks? Are you interested in becoming an activist?baaltzgvut5ba15kgata74k1853r2d14 If you have an important story to share online, start here!r8qvmzypcuuq0zic81spi388dsdaqjn8 Watch the video to get a 3 minute e-Advocacy crash course, What is e-Advocacy?9c2v23kprnp160oauvcjcz6qv03yetpd, produced by Jennifer Dueñas from the […]

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(English → हिन्दी) View originalTranslators: Have you been thinking about how to get people to care about the information you are putting online?ybjebgeodw1xdt363swbtknlxeriakjy 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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