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(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: With great honor, Aspiration gets to join Jack and Jamila from Palante Technology Cooperative for a session on “PGP Encryption for Our Movements” at the Allied Media Conference in Detroit on June 19-22, 2014. The AMC is a “collaborative labratory” where activists, techies, artists, and educators create and share transformative […]

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(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: Text messaging is more accessible than ever and can be a powerful tool in direct community organizing.3m8b0zmz00877z1dv4tscos5t5vf82p1 Is Text Messaging Right for Your Work?b8kfyivpwcwsmswqrcwd010kzb82o2kq Short Message Service (SMS) can be an effective method for communicating and interacting with a relatively large audience of supporters in a direct and engaging way. […]

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(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: Here at Aspiration, we love to use free open source software, so our go to office suite is LibreOffice. For those of you who do not know what LibreOffice is, it is basically the equivalent to Microsoft Office suite, but better because it is free!g0h88kv9ol9sa4k6ptq6tv5vfynjdd3k I was recently doing some […]

How Can We Make SSC Toolboxes More Valuable for You?xh9s1wtzrlou489xo9uatcoel52sdgq1How Can We Make SSC Toolboxes More Valuable for You?">How Can We Make SSC Toolboxes More Valuable for You?wpgjxzux1sz1ydi5z71g435rgza1bhgyHow Can We Make SSC Toolboxes More Valuable for You?

(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: Toolboxes on Social Source Commons are great. We love them. Users love them. They’re selling out shows on Wednesday nights. Amazing right? Well, I know that I’ve always had tweaks and changes that I’d like to make to the toolbox interface and I’m thinking that beautiful users like yourself might […]

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(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: Continuing the email newsletter support that started with Why HTML Email Newsletter Editors Suck, I put together a toolbox on Social Source Commons of tools that I use at Aspiration to create our HTML email newsletters.xgf3vc72ieohn8y06rp9ak93yatr84fw The Custom Description Text of each tool tells you a little bit about why […]

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(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: You’re creating ANOTHER social network?? Photo courtesy of doctabu7iar137ksyhcaomjbi6ybzsdar207b74 Here at Social Source Commons we see a lot of tools. Many of them are flash-in-the-pan or sputter out fast. What’s the problem? Organizations create tools and websites that no one uses. They tend to think in terms of the features […]

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(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: Hi all you Social Source Commons users out there! Just a quick note to say that we’ve added a little piece of new functionality that gives you more ways to connect to the SSC community. You can now add your Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn accounts to your SSC Profile.1551nyga8j8c62dm2clcbm5jxrs3cmq4 To […]

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(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: Javascript is disabled. To see the toolbox, please enable Javascript or see the toolbox page.3zmer29n7w54m3gr3b3idbkqyrszm1kg As a nonprofit tool, Skype is in a lot of organizations’ back pockets. Easy international (and domestic) calling, low rates and a simple interface make it a great communications tool. One glaring hole was the […]

Who Owns Your Hosted Data Destiny?gsns31fk4dvgvgr1i5a9b1uz4p9d57xcWho Owns Your Hosted Data Destiny?">Who Owns Your Hosted Data Destiny?hu499q1c6r5zmx1f31qtvkjwkn5v90phWho Owns Your Hosted Data Destiny?

(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: Delicious’ Future ispoxzi7gfptde0maslnd5kyrub67khdjx DEAD!!!v1un5ln96e0iqaoaykwr0xwotxympg2b Uncertaino0hhcqyacf3xje2amqp6dkt3jnffs7f6 As you probably have heard, an internal strategy slide from Yahoo was made public over everyone’s favorite secret-killer, Twitter. It basically showed social bookmarking site Delicious listed under a “Sunsetting” heading which many assumed to mean that Yahoo was killing off Delicous. The leaked photo […]

SSC Facebook: Marcia Marcia Marcia, etc.">SSC Facebook: Marcia Marcia Marcia, etc.

(English → Afrikaans) 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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