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Graphic Design Toolbox: Designing the New Aspiration Shirtujgityngmacd4s6rg3dwa5nruyfd2qzmGraphic Design Toolbox: Designing the New Aspiration Shirt">Graphic Design Toolbox: Designing the New Aspiration Shirtgucx9sc33xnw2exj3adxj4g9zuxgyy34Graphic 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.y3h7ai2uptzgm58n44iyp0jjyg83ms9a 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.9sbshmrnqrrji28rdenysiz6pbg7yd0x ‘Cause its not always about you. […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: (Check out part one of this project here! )r174v4tw13nsnylskl8i2nb1z0ua8xhp 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 Testingb29tcso14hb6mdg9qkmomowmuin1yshzDeveloping New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing">Developing New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing5oqdo2l969miv26wpazihpldeb1zzmauDeveloping 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 Itkb0jy4g3uo2vhfkfrdwgwyqydv2yglhThe Listening Cycle, Part I">The Listening Cycle, Part Ixv7ghstmkzhlsk6bkgdw7t88kpd4booyThe Listening Cycle, Part I

(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Beyonce wants you to listenjnqn9kecax9qs624p47deg3fjp3nj1fs Image source:youtube.comhl7f3jenagx5i4fehdot7g947cvo771f 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?nxyxmjagw3ohujr5n0ahg5bzw316930n (Hold up, if first you want to get caught up on “What is the Cloud?“? Read from Mashable or LearnFree.)6ls58od5buvv953tgjuwyiksqogs76g4 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 Activismpctvfyys5xh9z45dbrl4uc72td9pal2qCrash Course in Online Activism">Crash Course in Online Activism6jhlb0ipf59fbsv2m7rs5k6x57gfqm9nCrash 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?jfbnhmoidzgw8399k3kp9uur5xmp47rd If you have an important story to share online, start here!csk88tj4olnhull0i4qsnm7tijmfvngy Watch the video to get a 3 minute e-Advocacy crash course, What is e-Advocacy?yzkwq7rcsti4lkszfo3gepffq93de3e3, produced by Jennifer Dueñas from the […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Have you been thinking about how to get people to care about the information you are putting online?kiqf7bt8dss7n8upwt1ec4t1zke4d87o 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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