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Twenty tactics for creating engaging online content51yd0lwxsrr0077qrux2wpfk5zj6uivqTwenty tactics for creating engaging online content">Twenty tactics for creating engaging online contentz6yxuvbod22crxge93tftr5tqbynwv8mTwenty 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.rvqc999fgfx6pdq1prh2g7bl0zd8x97f ‘Cause its not always about you. […]

The Listening Cycle, Part Ig18yoj8rnvlaoyxxdz442eepaz35stlyThe Listening Cycle, Part I">The Listening Cycle, Part Ix9epklapx2wyj4646fsbe5e35tteqcbeThe Listening Cycle, Part I

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: Beyonce wants you to listenddfb73fubgktr2l8qonjzk44a9lnyeq2 Image source:youtube.comhw29ku2uzdql2gxkanxspr2f7eng0877 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 Greenlining6q9kj3bjpdhzwwpdhqwmit3hxl3ybqp8Social Media Toolkit Released by Greenlining">Social Media Toolkit Released by Greenliningc91xsll23raz1nez67y4gnhl8dp3gwnjSocial 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 Activismexr13bymyeidmb5jn5lweacwf6xlp2uuCrash Course in Online Activism">Crash Course in Online Activismiq5yk6n9y1awkxeaaulf5rnw21go3tgcCrash 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?dj5lnrz688cwb1auyjpwkhy7z8fguphx If you have an important story to share online, start here!ecel8v1a0fz6xapsi8wo3rtepge7n44r Watch the video to get a 3 minute e-Advocacy crash course, What is e-Advocacy?n8h7qzv56y91gtfkg6p1reej3co2xj3a, produced by Jennifer Dueñas from the […]

Pain, Passion, Fame, and Fundyd0s32bznnmn9jy2f5kq3imwuyg4bl7Pain, Passion, Fame, and Fun">Pain, Passion, Fame, and Fun63c2lwz12xyzdgqmkniw4m7vy5vwo5flPain, Passion, Fame, and Fun

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: Have you been thinking about how to get people to care about the information you are putting online?oc0kvh1ba3ybyzyzvmrpt0rl7jml5qxk 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?jo0nldf7mjt7e3fzlnhuwgy2a4zw58ee 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 Updatedxrsixj8a9spa7ail2e7g564fdq6ja32yFacebook Page vs. Group Post Updated">Facebook Page vs. Group Post Updatedb82a0g7cmqzhcaafc2unqii7k5aqz7y1Facebook 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” 🙂e4hpobdockk6s924urncqs1ilncyp41t Take a look at our updated chart below and click on it to get […]

Managing Multiple People Doing Online Communicationsfdt9037rgfpmxijoxx38rnf26wso4td9Managing Multiple People Doing Online Communications">Managing Multiple People Doing Online Communicationsgfs859tjitg5oht1ibi9a63y4u6573meManaging 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 Hubsul39s9sg6hk7s0c2jaynqagmf1o9eudyEngaging Network Hubs">Engaging Network Hubsyehoqmzl43vqq4kbnhxoz8p4jv6t9jyxEngaging 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 Archive8pugjt3v3dwcv4tymbxlw21we2c7uwcsFacebook Groups: Banished to the Archive">Facebook Groups: Banished to the Archivec0qvi5ri2i6ut82prix4mitfjyu9p5gsFacebook 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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