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Twenty tactics for creating engaging online contenthw7b5kliv81pss8j2s6ce3z7p49kjqprTwenty tactics for creating engaging online content">Twenty tactics for creating engaging online contentqsawo7eu1sb2cchbi7z7k82cm0kyt57aTwenty tactics for creating engaging online content

(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.srygzugmsutr1ah1v8tcfiaboc3412oj ‘Cause its not always about you. […]

Developing New Tech Projects, Part 2: Test Pages350k9yaobqngssxzvxrz33tw07534opxDeveloping New Tech Projects, Part 2: Test Pages">Developing New Tech Projects, Part 2: Test Pages4qz1fnwyu4x01q6vgc514m0ay4ik8hz2Developing New Tech Projects, Part 2: Test Pages

(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: (Check out part one of this project here! )jp0i617g8mkwatibvq2v8xu89oud1lga 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 Testingyx1g8sa18de91zcj55m6qmypzub699oyDeveloping New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testing">Developing New Tech Projects, Part I: User Testingvwt8b6r33c6yoi4vebqvtguyo9wdzdkkDeveloping 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! […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Text messaging is more accessible than ever and can be a powerful tool in direct community organizing.wnidrhlkl2ggo37ki2c2xcsslx3epirc Is Text Messaging Right for Your Work?56yqrked50o6fs05p5sa4czceyxfcrh8 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 Practicespk31vhts5nemgxnsu5bmb8b8cg37dq4sTools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practices">Tools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practicesadghttixm965d1d1zub425l8yb398gp9Tools to Introduce Online Communications Best Practices

(English → Italiano) 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.5gn27jujvty6piovsi3lv4jrx0nvtx1p As part of that effort, I put together some […]

Why Would Anyone Use That?gx6yqtu0bhh361zpgcde8kamtp2ja59hWhy Would Anyone Use That?">Why Would Anyone Use That?s260j4r8wsaxxqpwy29r44ivxjhidi4vWhy Would Anyone Use That?

(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: You’re creating ANOTHER social network?? Photo courtesy of doctabu4v1uavnafidn3vqykpqv8bxr73rde1o8 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 Sitete4cp5bsc6nlvmima8tqhyszi6vfnar7Discover Who’s Linking To Your Site">Discover Who’s Linking To Your Sitepvemtkru6mfaim9gkwef2r6q6kg3bvmqDiscover Who’s Linking To Your Site

(English → Italiano) 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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