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Twenty tactics for creating engaging online contentot1z66jypms5yeibx4sfal8hdwv40ajfTwenty tactics for creating engaging online content">Twenty tactics for creating engaging online content8ampvw6swlmt0pqxsd2luruzxpqzsbnqTwenty tactics for creating engaging online content

(English → Deutsch) 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.ffqg22qjb1sf0459mywmvlkx4oy8ao6f ‘Cause its not always about you. […]

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(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: (Check out part one of this project here! )8j4jrzh0g158jidscb0k6pni7n5036v2 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 […]

Developing New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testingqt7pz91ayatokrdqugkydflaspca56ilDeveloping New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing">Developing New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testingt4lmy3qfxw47zd3hznkz3uesw2udjw33Developing New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing

(English → Deutsch) 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 → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Text messaging is more accessible than ever and can be a powerful tool in direct community organizing.ypyz06rpnl5oco20rrumec8b1s2szegn Is Text Messaging Right for Your Work?174fexequ1tf62xbc85v406mfxnljqxb Short Message Service (SMS) can be an effective method for communicating and interacting with a relatively large audience of supporters in a direct and engaging way. […]

Tools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practices88k1iezb7xupd70zeq11qy8feiscg2ceTools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practices">Tools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practicesh0rvk2uq0277q4pimj7jx7rox93lwp53Tools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practices

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: We spend a lot of time here at Aspiration and here on the SSC Blog talking about online communications best practices, trying to help nonprofits and social justice organizations find ways to use technology cheaper and more effectively for their missions.4eq20sx7iuwrx42pbt812gdubnqxnvgh As part of that effort, I put together some […]

Why Would Anyone Use That?v11jtta9mgidkh8qukx2e3lm28cv8estWhy Would Anyone Use That?">Why Would Anyone Use That?u88rpec7wobkwmyyn0l87u30fk15ogi9Why Would Anyone Use That?

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: You’re creating ANOTHER social network?? Photo courtesy of doctabue35tb76lomxycwd8wo0ktxybvsipnv0r Here at Social Source Commons we see a lot of tools. Many of them are flash-in-the-pan or sputter out fast. What’s the problem? Organizations create tools and websites that no one uses. They tend to think in terms of the features […]

Discover Who’s Linking To Your Sitem1zo7te3c7m0z103gtgiizmwh9sqgyrsDiscover Who’s Linking To Your Site">Discover Who’s Linking To Your Sitepuv35nl8tbf0f49u3if0rxeelmsstov9Discover Who’s Linking To Your Site

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Being the social media geek that I am, I sometimes forget not everyone knows the little tips that have become second-nature to me when I set up RSS feeds to search for social media mentions of our organization. Leading a Building a Social Media Dashboard seminar last week at the […]

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