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(English → Italiano) 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 → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Text messaging is more accessible than ever and can be a powerful tool in direct community organizing.fv9hishxtytzbvyvihs3n4awfs9ko54u Is Text Messaging Right for Your Work?gkm75x2m88id8g90tjci501oqcn5mq1t 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. […]

Preparing Your Computer for Translation Purposes3e9rdocijsspj54p7nr7zvvoyr7h9ap3Preparing Your Computer for Translation Purposes">Preparing Your Computer for Translation Purposesnuch2egcq9lv2gca2vic0iz5zj1bi99vPreparing Your Computer for Translation Purposes

(English → Italiano) 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!5lmf4qnhsz286pi7mcfml7q97qwpunlq I was recently doing some […]

How Can We Make SSC Toolboxes More Valuable for You?73k0d7qreneeeajfull8eb37c2vpatu8How Can We Make SSC Toolboxes More Valuable for You?">How Can We Make SSC Toolboxes More Valuable for You?9j68kyvkl4qlylripvdxyh77euqkjbfjHow Can We Make SSC Toolboxes More Valuable for You?

(English → Italiano) 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 → Italiano) 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.rgsurbv4i5c7gtg5e2tvcn3z0rvkc4ht The Custom Description Text of each tool tells you a little bit about why […]

Why Would Anyone Use That?5c0no3nqc9ig1yoose51re1czigxatu6Why Would Anyone Use That?">Why Would Anyone Use That?roeknfudtvbzz2wxx3n20ucc4vh162zoWhy Would Anyone Use That?

(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: You’re creating ANOTHER social network?? Photo courtesy of doctabu4arfougfk8vye79gy7kfih7ld1hgw0dr 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 → Italiano) 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.3ia9k27x4lg7v2qfimr115rgxigjx8uq To […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Javascript is disabled. To see the toolbox, please enable Javascript or see the toolbox page.u8in2x9wz2e4760xe5nv3zlln4ubiu13 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?h2c84vsethr8cny60o4drdbzsytjbtxiWho Owns Your Hosted Data Destiny?">Who Owns Your Hosted Data Destiny?d1mi7r9g6yjxzn7hauqkv77qyvw7hxblWho Owns Your Hosted Data Destiny?

(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Delicious’ Future isf9fwfh7izjaem4qmk8tztjeesf9yd92i DEAD!!!fj5dhk8n9pen8clkmfiqtsq3047o556b Uncertainle3jnygz8tj9gj01hdjcsrwf0vgqv8p7 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 → 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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