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Twenty tactics for creating engaging online contentotzr65vnamd6ddid06pn2ystknjz5h1jTwenty tactics for creating engaging online content">Twenty tactics for creating engaging online contentkovab3eaao81ur8x2p6zpx4pdfmjitrsTwenty tactics for creating engaging online content

(English → Español) 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.ria26eolcataut4mtjgybblvnpd4o405 ‘Cause its not always about you. […]

The Listening Cycle, Part Ijcf0coatqwx0ey61dn243d4yg1dlwze5The Listening Cycle, Part I">The Listening Cycle, Part Innbfbihz7jq1ckxtic25vbfh2fwoa8jnThe Listening Cycle, Part I

(English → Español) View originalTranslators: Beyonce wants you to listenga66wvq753zj8y5v86zhux9m7dmpwik3 Image source:youtube.comf8mg8d90n55ghvi5iggf6xxbujw93669 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 Greenliningowophjyxkdw8p75y3s84sq9s16af7xtmSocial Media Toolkit Released by Greenlining">Social Media Toolkit Released by Greenliningvgyl8k8ghs8rdzw4ssuna46xeigmenb0Social Media Toolkit Released by Greenlining

(English → Español) 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 Activism4qokljkjkwxk7evezfkdzsl0hav1ibkcCrash Course in Online Activism">Crash Course in Online Activism5anj986tnsp4yu5akchf0uafxqrj44uzCrash Course in Online Activism

(English → Español) View originalTranslators: Are you creating an online campaign with a group of young folks? Are you interested in becoming an activist?eta8dhb2gcg48usk3t3d65s68k89zar3 If you have an important story to share online, start here!eli8gkv7qjlvdkohmianpe5dx96za6ve Watch the video to get a 3 minute e-Advocacy crash course, What is e-Advocacy?sksi1hcrlhvkikfteoeubqjnloroha9z, produced by Jennifer Dueñas from the […]

Pain, Passion, Fame, and Funp590a5039zhvywoe5k2kjvle8sxkc91rPain, Passion, Fame, and Fun">Pain, Passion, Fame, and Funjar3myxccsb87mw2nbxfxxtnb4djf4woPain, Passion, Fame, and Fun

(English → Español) View originalTranslators: Have you been thinking about how to get people to care about the information you are putting online?ngr1bo1lc2l0yzstggw5i3v7hxzfbrto 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 → Español) 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?tks3r4vna323wii8i590hu9mclkzq5r9 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 Updatediq6h5ijlbqy0cm5b6ibcronuej6ahn6pFacebook Page vs. Group Post Updated">Facebook Page vs. Group Post Updatedodu4czr2ki7d60fql5j7pe4u3gt2gmtvFacebook Page vs. Group Post Updated

(English → Español) 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” 🙂y6u7dl1co0asnc5yad0mi598eiougjh4 Take a look at our updated chart below and click on it to get […]

Managing Multiple People Doing Online Communicationscsnoj3etgbtzjgltrkxrwaim5q58uugwManaging Multiple People Doing Online Communications">Managing Multiple People Doing Online Communicationsbiuxx5y98i36dlu0ki4fp1zh01dzaw6bManaging Multiple People Doing Online Communications

(English → Español) 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 Hubs0akrd3xi0dg0p87ugdcmepcgy4g1seliEngaging Network Hubs">Engaging Network Hubs1c1piaj9k88jg6hq1sr5xqjvw1ujw7dnEngaging Network Hubs

(English → Español) 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 Archiveia0s5z9y3kp2doxnzb00hxlsmka18engFacebook Groups: Banished to the Archive">Facebook Groups: Banished to the Archivee9akqe80y1za16p0rhm7l9zlbzeqf1jkFacebook Groups: Banished to the Archive

(English → Español) 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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