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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: This post updated April 27th, 2012wtq44s3lm7bt6qe2kmcwu2zpwnyzvn1i At Aspiration, we often talk to organizations with questions about whether to set up a Profilemxycq1tfhbrq1glwubauw9x9rtet2b9e, Group0x8mcyshurjyogv8lhv10lb0fqzh9fmz, or Pageu1tz6kl5voxcgszr82df25o7girg1c4m on Facebook for their organization. I wanted to walk through some of the differences between these to help guide your Facebook set up.nc7zldev56jjxx84rpsnj35ro6ti0eqe Define Your […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Recently, someone asked me how to put together a link in HTML that, when clicked, took the clicker to their Twitter page with a tweet already filled in. She basically wanted an easy way to let people share her newsletter. I was putting this little color-coded guide together for her […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Your Favorite Blog Comment Search Service is Goneuday5e6wdddndtva62igqjtnu1yfl6x6 Backtype, everyone’s favorite blog comment search engine is no longer a blog comment search engine. This is terrible news for those of us who construct our own social media dashboards by pulling in search RSS feeds. There isn’t an alternative free service […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Recently, being a geek about Newsletter templates and HTML, I found myself voluntarily clicking on a link to vote for the best of a user-generated collection of email templates at Vertical Response. Excitement to participate soon disolved to other-worldly rage when I realized that the only way to vote was […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: With all of this talk about channels, focuses (foci) and conversation, the elephant in the room is the Social Source Commons Facebook page. Kind of the Jan Brady compared to the Marcia that is the Aspiration Facebook page, our SSC Facebook page just doesn’t get much play. While the Aspiration […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: A couple of days ago, on the Aspiration Facebookvekath3nvccmenygay6jjnprv8cawbsi page, I asked if people thought it was cool and kosher to take screenshots of Facebookvekath3nvccmenygay6jjnprv8cawbsi comment threads and stick them into blog posts. The replies were varied and I encourage you to take a look at this screenshot of the […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: FeatureComparisonspa8qk7jlzq6bxqoe1iwh04fxohpkkdwz Followingvkamr4ri3yd1g90lotaqyphua3xzfnq0 Character Limitsr5x6thpztt3maxt75mjsjfg0u51bzktg @ Functionalitycokl6qb0z88clao08lbjrkdsqr2l0v83 Streamsx78jkzgj7oemf61ucmmt09cnngoy4qrs Additional Content6t260i88k1k7c0woqu7wnmk2tliklqlh Searcheso3anllavc86zzqsmaje56wf9jbgtemqt Conversations2auy3fpsfzcwhin00is39ggtz0lrach2 Forwarding Contentlk3f60rfqoho48jgkp0vsqt1pqjil94w Idealware recently introduced a great tool for nonprofits thinking about using Twitteref1zubnyw1bmt0ikutdslhnsg6rqnf1s61j5u171644buk5m2qphldqlh9cvmlpi4xo0l0dy0h5twtiq1szzqbj82vgx63d0g9k4ww0wpayz30m69zdnf3qmav4mwnd2sl2jr32su8t8uc4znidwtvkgxambvs0ehadbedu89vgl9aue5y599ghaxu1svi32iwxmx0mi0hi2j6ov5si83cdjod9e7fkfr0esfq63a1a91qtyc7cfkpyb7fajn285 and Facebookxwkei7vc5flqupcs2q1wg5lck09lodyb2ibxxfol12diy2wgbdao66lb45w0s62kiwys6wcidfxijar2sf3otnfhp903voq3ztjlkkmoroq1uyw2uvspg4ei7azl0gmpuojiwsokwll92adc8fafuw9udqitg3a0myg6kz7r21mwjk8fwq920n9cnbt1ldjyct55be3wvyg6elsh77lch4xzgw4l16j4iwhegc0yglkm2s28b44a9tjgltlwfhpo for organizational communications. The tool is a great introduction to some of the differences between the two services and where they may be […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Aspiration just got back from Barcelona, Spain working with Mozilla to put on the 2010 Drumbeat Festival around the intersection between Open Education and the web. It was a blast filled with people from around the world, Serrano ham and a lot (possibly too much) Spanish espresso. One of the […]

Walking Through Organizing Your Online Channels1tslhvq0qlxb3oe8535df0bcmp5p2r0tWalking Through Organizing Your Online Channels">Walking Through Organizing Your Online Channelsqclhqvi14z9bqxmvbl8vwdphgjsvqfz6Walking Through Organizing Your Online Channels

(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Aspiration recently did a training at the UC Berkeley Labor Center around online communications and I presented our Publishing Matrix as a way for these organizations to get a handle around the organizational processes/policies surrounding the myriad online channels that are out there.vaainayufemlkhjv4jflwthdb3tgldn6 Those of you familiar with Aspiration’s Organizational […]

The URL Shortener That Does More Than Tidy Upol1w4tpi538tpelwho99mq8wotz6r4w6The URL Shortener That Does More Than Tidy Up">The URL Shortener That Does More Than Tidy Upiqjggl4rqej5xltkge440rx58nw4bg8jThe URL Shortener That Does More Than Tidy Up

(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Some men love plaid. Some skinny ties. And some love URL shorteners. I’m not going to say who exactly, but someone who writes for a certain blog has a secret love for, the URL shortener. This is what he might highlight if he was (hypothetically) writing this post:2qjnhidggpiy654fntbc8jf2qiyfafy3 Wait. […]

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