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Graphic Design Toolbox: Designing the New Aspiration Shirtnb5pem5pw47r9s1iyd5u6u39luincs5qGraphic Design Toolbox: Designing the New Aspiration Shirt">Graphic Design Toolbox: Designing the New Aspiration Shirt79rflusjlljxt3rltmfip0p944u02a70Graphic Design Toolbox: Designing the New Aspiration Shirt

(English → Italiano) 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.c8hmnbnx9bs76ymjed09sh6ksxgl03g3 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 → Italiano) 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.hkdjpjndb5y6b6859p45f0ycj1ynmlou ‘Cause its not always about you. […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: (Check out part one of this project here! )4i61xec97mr54pc2bytms5hxpyrvsj5m 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 → Italiano) 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 Testingnunzin73coyg5jmzsyz8ybm8kiwtj11xDeveloping New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing">Developing New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testingzhmjcx4cxz9te9doapdlddbinuua3fwtDeveloping New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing

(English → Italiano) 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 Ixsmraoovd4fgs0mx05294nl61jjcn86bThe Listening Cycle, Part I">The Listening Cycle, Part Irx4tly43yf8sj8ulidy307axnehtqm17The Listening Cycle, Part I

(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Beyonce wants you to listenev6tkk2whvuy16uars2l2rrsbubgv720 Image source:youtube.comidtryt7w6aipujp3uaccax737hv9g10o 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 […]

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(English → Italiano) 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?c8ou24ls60tl9k8szyemba7cflq3inel (Hold up, if first you want to get caught up on “What is the Cloud?“? Read from Mashable or LearnFree.)y9tagvqsdghc2xk3kxou1y55tqswlgd9 Calling it “The Cloud” […]

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(English → Italiano) 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 Activismp89airiz1q28z1dm8mbkpc5gm8h66xjmCrash Course in Online Activism">Crash Course in Online Activismdwgxqqrfa0cltg51nrjynknhb65z6eoaCrash Course in Online Activism

(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Are you creating an online campaign with a group of young folks? Are you interested in becoming an activist?7nzln5hliumlulspqj8ejasdtgaau1gs If you have an important story to share online, start here!f9bql6rtw7sorf52nsb0po1u05nxu2c0 Watch the video to get a 3 minute e-Advocacy crash course, What is e-Advocacy?cn89q5sxxrm1qbdmobacc5cpax8ipd1r, produced by Jennifer Dueñas from the […]

Pain, Passion, Fame, and Fun8m88h0kx989egv5j276nwwo4kf09gyyfPain, Passion, Fame, and Fun">Pain, Passion, Fame, and Funs2bf6q7rg7lkiodnfyytxk94m7cm7g1qPain, Passion, Fame, and Fun

(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Have you been thinking about how to get people to care about the information you are putting online?pl3zm6o4a4kfvjlm6m3mw17765z8v3pb 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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