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(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.gnf8t9ytfr4vm4fokuaxm244xfsx1r17 ‘Cause its not always about you. […]

The Listening Cycle, Part Ir61w81jrbdov5eg3jm0vhp5uyvuum4b3The Listening Cycle, Part I">The Listening Cycle, Part Iik4096d4hxg87y8ezkbqnu9zds5qf2bnThe Listening Cycle, Part I

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Beyonce wants you to listen0gp3ols8kmolocgxb29ef0xta0ft9kmz Image source:youtube.com6890uii56tdc7valgv55d3iqelmqmufi 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 […]

Social Media Toolkit Released by Greenliningxtft8qtqn2ly9nh5eaqn7vspdkh1pnccSocial Media Toolkit Released by Greenlining">Social Media Toolkit Released by Greenliningw1l2mav6xawmlb7dp9xc0malqw7sopkaSocial Media Toolkit Released by Greenlining

(English → Deutsch) 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 Activismtfint39nbdwa9ylu5e2duc1ruth9ws4fCrash Course in Online Activism">Crash Course in Online Activismf8v3afgsah6sp2c2r31v29b9g5gtr07wCrash Course in Online Activism

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Are you creating an online campaign with a group of young folks? Are you interested in becoming an activist?5x3lndc1ldsyabva6xuhcs0lx7rvtb4o If you have an important story to share online, start here!vjxp3em8z8xjpnqnk6y2io8jldmzaczw Watch the video to get a 3 minute e-Advocacy crash course, What is e-Advocacy?4xitmjg35sqw9p0yj3rx6bu6i9fd3r0y, produced by Jennifer Dueñas from the […]

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(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Have you been thinking about how to get people to care about the information you are putting online?ohc1jrhdt96g5z3rhlqb4klho6sudz5r 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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(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Are you trying to set up a “Tweet This” link in your email newsletter but it keeps looking funny or not including all the text?7anhnih9jqvap5e5qzqduni4e9hjm05k Last year, Matt wrote one of Social Source Common’s most popular blog posts that details Creating “Share This on Facebook/Twitter” Links. The post includes what […]

Facebook Page vs. Group Post Updatedls2ruiycqy7yer4s41khklmmzp5pt2n5Facebook Page vs. Group Post Updated">Facebook Page vs. Group Post Updatedkiri8l0si50nrfvzf095dum0tjdhamvkFacebook Page vs. Group Post Updated

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Hi Folks, just wanted to let you know that we’ve updated our Facebook Page vs. Group blog post to match current, April 2012 reality, knowing full well that it will change after I hit “Publish” 🙂xjnkkvdy2fn2gfkl70a2wie0ujuc2hfp Take a look at our updated chart below and click on it to get […]

Managing Multiple People Doing Online Communicationsar7qnmfjtegiyxtjmp6yh1vym06wujsuManaging Multiple People Doing Online Communications">Managing Multiple People Doing Online Communicationsbt67stjavaq1ovlx7l3zz22ckx2dxt1yManaging Multiple People Doing Online Communications

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Social networks were not invented for ease of organizational use. Individual accounts… Attached to personal networks… New Year’s Photos seen by all… Cats and Dogs LIVING TOGETHER. Many a sticky situation has arisen from the organization using tools designed for individuals to try to get actual work done. Then trying […]

Engaging Network Hubst0g01gpj3wwea7s4t6no8imwg4amsx3bEngaging Network Hubs">Engaging Network Hubsc3xh74ba5rnf0nkie2kprjssvj6mv8dyEngaging Network Hubs

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: One of the best ways to take advantage of social networks is to realize that they work just like in-person social networks. Well. Maybe not JUST like in-person social networks. There isn’t much handshaking going on, but the underlying strategies and mutual back-scratching of in-person relationships and network-building are still […]

Facebook Groups: Banished to the Archivesr5mld7ynj8kc7s93hyoxt2zsip1ellwFacebook Groups: Banished to the Archive">Facebook Groups: Banished to the Archive3empfn46qu1xke0x27cibcr7ut3gygxsFacebook Groups: Banished to the Archive

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: A couple of days ago, one of the organizations we work with emailed me to ask about what it meant that Facebook was going to “archive” their Group. Apparently Facebook is doing a major push for old groups to upgrade to the new Groups format that they’ve developed while getting […]

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