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Twenty tactics for creating engaging online contentpedmt3gccn0n7ie33yh334agtgqnbssrTwenty tactics for creating engaging online content">Twenty tactics for creating engaging online contenttprjsf5hbaan5lnu8nhluj3yytq76idqTwenty tactics for creating engaging online content

(English → Français) 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.dqled8lptm4772yze19s96d0emtcc51f ‘Cause its not always about you. […]

The Listening Cycle, Part I4m8rp2235i4bkuhv2vx1qqxbcs5uqo2kThe Listening Cycle, Part I">The Listening Cycle, Part I0l0ksz16iheipcqpt118u2b2i7qifax5The Listening Cycle, Part I

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: Beyonce wants you to listen2xgkw10ljgch5nggm042j2lagxnpfq57 Image source:youtube.com5f40ra538w0qh1tr7zfbr92mvkpj0k4w 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 Greenlining2roe69b4j8wtz1isxt7b1t29yb41p75iSocial Media Toolkit Released by Greenlining">Social Media Toolkit Released by Greenliningrxujwp2lsj66tgs7ugf7h11s5rscppa6Social Media Toolkit Released by Greenlining

(English → Français) 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 Activismov2ypj6xjgiwn5caxbqb63phnu0dexjtCrash Course in Online Activism">Crash Course in Online Activismnl973m9vbot3iblirsf0iupdi795e0ssCrash Course in Online Activism

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: Are you creating an online campaign with a group of young folks? Are you interested in becoming an activist?0pus7mv2hcdsswl9nh0nlvjis7z6y6mp If you have an important story to share online, start here!tklvybqnag1cewfz306qznv1mtyv74tr Watch the video to get a 3 minute e-Advocacy crash course, What is e-Advocacy?2ca70hlk3keu9b4zbatpneds4jqmnq4f, produced by Jennifer Dueñas from the […]

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(English → Français) View originalTranslators: Have you been thinking about how to get people to care about the information you are putting online?oqu220pmp6cii6a4vnhry4mat6f32t8g 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 → Français) 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?zb1maz52fgnesdrsuebw9zfj8ptipp6e 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 Updatedz2az2vose1gne5n1wop2e0ko3dl30tjpFacebook Page vs. Group Post Updated">Facebook Page vs. Group Post Updatedvj295s5c9hqci5wc6uaribff8sor6ewrFacebook Page vs. Group Post Updated

(English → Français) 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” 🙂jpvl9iiafx41fqyssqmg81rqe5r3r2m1 Take a look at our updated chart below and click on it to get […]

Managing Multiple People Doing Online Communications7ug95g9dmo80pf14g5ccvvxs4r8uxqmuManaging Multiple People Doing Online Communications">Managing Multiple People Doing Online Communicationsb5uo4ty1lb11n1ad2ccd3b8aq4qwsgqtManaging Multiple People Doing Online Communications

(English → Français) 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 Hubsp5kkcqz5a4aoyaf95jhcf7fcz5oqfn9uEngaging Network Hubs">Engaging Network Hubsbygis2oa9qlpeeojarzvonpu40pttvduEngaging Network Hubs

(English → Français) 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 Archivebmiu16em2nlmth491wmroablr7w03hs5Facebook Groups: Banished to the Archive">Facebook Groups: Banished to the Archivekily2bqg87wzv1vkicxmvgx8o4qewxs7Facebook Groups: Banished to the Archive

(English → Français) 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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