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(English → 中文) 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 → 中文) View originalTranslators: Text messaging is more accessible than ever and can be a powerful tool in direct community organizing.b7pwfnke1ielgmtnyzbjx53ir7ch91kb Is Text Messaging Right for Your Work?m1zzocxicmlo3mnwe0imbyz25cup11be 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 Purposesdlfzlwv9i863jeb59thetj4uo5d91le4Preparing Your Computer for Translation Purposes">Preparing Your Computer for Translation Purposesct38hyx79fh9d1jckrn24s470zkih4ljPreparing Your Computer for Translation Purposes

(English → 中文) 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!g8p1chj4fkjunmdjcc93rd5o5yy0qzax I was recently doing some […]

How Can We Make SSC Toolboxes More Valuable for You?0v9a02j70lqyohaezdrm77oqvy0s8qrzHow Can We Make SSC Toolboxes More Valuable for You?">How Can We Make SSC Toolboxes More Valuable for You?s5h5l8e4b8ly1ehw7of4wz7ie7b26vloHow Can We Make SSC Toolboxes More Valuable for You?

(English → 中文) 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 → 中文) 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.8x8m03232n8kmcknwf6kwnvfkp2l1otz The Custom Description Text of each tool tells you a little bit about why […]

Why Would Anyone Use That?dvm5ujlui51kjtwknx3zmpj0hzhlsscwWhy Would Anyone Use That?">Why Would Anyone Use That?xb7vjsq68mv83nmoj7dn6dn019vg1bgpWhy Would Anyone Use That?

(English → 中文) View originalTranslators: You’re creating ANOTHER social network?? Photo courtesy of doctabu3fu775q9atendgtpbrohjie0uamev9np 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 […]

Add Twitter, Facebook & LinkedIn Accounts to Your SSC Profilebour3ilgahox3py5srq5kcqvq0y6r5vsAdd Twitter, Facebook & LinkedIn Accounts to Your SSC Profile">Add Twitter, Facebook & LinkedIn Accounts to Your SSC Profile4bucfs0ovah9cxobahmhywxmucwnb1p6Add Twitter, Facebook & LinkedIn Accounts to Your SSC Profile

(English → 中文) 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.lqbuh4ti03bz24xtbwp5suj9qq48rf62 To […]

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(English → 中文) View originalTranslators: Javascript is disabled. To see the toolbox, please enable Javascript or see the toolbox page.7sjmu8fvihnmnkqnlh38qz8q3skqcpj9 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?6ls58od5buvv953tgjuwyiksqogs76g4Who Owns Your Hosted Data Destiny?">Who Owns Your Hosted Data Destiny?se6kpj2aszow7rc239uxqhdsdjgvlxk4Who Owns Your Hosted Data Destiny?

(English → 中文) View originalTranslators: Delicious’ Future ismh8lz24knbbug0dpmqfroghgydth7s4k DEAD!!!ar9iogby9i0kzj7eriri4ijd1f0vj2ej Uncertain3li3fn622mo53ijm7jx2zavfe1zlaim4 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 → 中文) 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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