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What Do You Wish You Had Known About Email Blasting Tools?8u33ki0qeztp80od6gywmvdrv8gyuvotWhat Do You Wish You Had Known About Email Blasting Tools?">What Do You Wish You Had Known About Email Blasting Tools?pk9cg2ko67mw26ek0xn3ymd5ql78ufw9What Do You Wish You Had Known About Email Blasting Tools?

(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: Javascript is disabled. To see the toolbox, please enable Javascript or see the toolbox page.ca1i61dpyi1ogapj4rpes7reica3lwco The Background0klwcglm2pqfhbj8rj2n8sbu3gh0goo7 Stop. Put down the Outlook. Emailing a billion people (or just 25 or so) through your Outlook BCC line can put you on a spam list faster than a whozeewhatsit flegs a bongersnaf. […]

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(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: In a pretty embarrassing snafoo (snafu?), our Desert Island Tool Email Blast, sent through Vertical Response, addressed many of our members as “NULL” rather than “Friend.”ixfz0x3org7yd25nx3bjupj49nksgvyp This, of course, is a fail for mail merge, or when information from an address book (in our case, SSC users’ first names) is […]

What’s Your Desert Island Tool?">What’s Your Desert Island Tool?

(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: Those working in nonprofits and other NGOs use a ton of software everyday. Just look at the New Tools coming into Social Source Commons! I’ll give you a nickel if you’ve heard of half of ’em. A NICKEL.tarpvwiv7w3l0drs7o25dg0hwzlmupgd Nonprofit professionals are working in an world of extremely diverse topic areas […]

Twitter Policy Head-Scratchers8vak4vmolbksigpq8vuqkqn54vadjojhTwitter Policy Head-Scratchers">Twitter Policy Head-Scratchersplhb0gpndjvhu4xg2ujgwho1i81o1ragTwitter Policy Head-Scratchers

(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: There are many questions to ask yourself when putting together a policy for your organization’s Twitter account and Aspiration and Social Source Commons are asking them. Because of the casual, disposable nature of Twitter’s medium, organizations may think that they don’t have to pay as strict attention to it as […]

Toolbox for Smaller Nonprofit Organizationsh5v0zor2gf2liw332ahx1ewahwnux9u5Toolbox for Smaller Nonprofit Organizations">Toolbox for Smaller Nonprofit Organizationsj8ch4cdtisum9dvh57fz2x2oxu1b1jmaToolbox for Smaller Nonprofit Organizations

(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: Javascript is disabled. To see the toolbox, please enable Javascript or see the toolbox page.dbd8cecyz83w01b4nz27d4oyerf8elri Recently, Charise Van Liew of fuseDC put together a toolbox entitled Toolbox for Smaller Nonprofit Organizations that was filled with tools that fuseDC recommends to, you guessed it, smaller nonprofits. fuseDC describes their organization as:c8bhnvcsh8rsqh5wwq136ltnivp829u4 […]

Who Owns Your Org’s Facebook Page?">Who Owns Your Org’s Facebook Page?

(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: Baby Shocked After Finding Out Facebook Privacy ChangesImage courtesy of mithadrielk8ww8iqnm8acieqscn819ulwessm9dtk Facebook has been pretty lame lately. If you’ve been living under a rock, go check your privacy settings and cry. Then, angrily tweet or update your status saying how you should leave Facebook. But don’t. You can’t. A lot […]

Translating Your Site with Worldwide Lexiconjv4dhbf0jeasc5i094pw9uwasjno4kgeTranslating Your Site with Worldwide Lexicon">Translating Your Site with Worldwide Lexiconqwwrrt72xrmshxq5fmae87txmcaua9xqTranslating Your Site with Worldwide Lexicon

(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: Photo courtesy of Shawn Econof6s2532a8ahxn0or70ii132xl5uzuls0 In our continued quest to make our blog more accessible (see Social Media and Accessibility), we’ve added Worldwide Lexicon to the SSC Blog! What is Worldwide Lexicon, you ask? Well, dear friend, Worldwide Lexicon (or WWL as the cool kids say) is a great way […]

A Toolbox of Free and Open Source Web Design Appsjlqcyfwvh7evvc8qowfetoq1d8jzmu6vA Toolbox of Free and Open Source Web Design Apps">A Toolbox of Free and Open Source Web Design Appsahtyz1q7nrpqeehj4c8r0bu6r4tdesofA Toolbox of Free and Open Source Web Design Apps

(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: Embedded below is a toolbox that I put together on Social Source Commons of tools that I use when working on websites that Aspiration manages (Aspiration, Social Source Commons, SSC Blog & Answr). I wanted to show you how easy it is to create a narrative with a toolbox.pedb96lbff2dfkjs0sccm3ibk7k5ij4x First […]

Digital Asset Management Platformsammiz07kxlpvs6ud3ag9jx7y2g8ewskwDigital Asset Management Platforms">Digital Asset Management Platformsmqlkba4b0vi70e213zb3fhd75rmcxnvaDigital Asset Management Platforms

(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: Photo Pile Image courtesy of Orin Zebest1jj9t0ocwkagz8zkmk1af1k3slnbk4uc First of all, if you aren’t receiving the NTEN Discuss newsletter as a nonprofit techie, then you should get on that asap. Great conversations and resources from people that know exactly what it’s like to be the accidental techie at a nonprofit organization. […]

Social Media and Accessibilitytt14kgbnfnbigywk8w4rkwlejq61x91gSocial Media and Accessibility">Social Media and Accessibilityvwi38nfxhj3kpf6gct1ulybb0722k3u5Social Media and Accessibility

(English → Dansk) View originalTranslators: An example of CAPTCHAbv9w32fp7uxl2dng68sb7rn132xc2e93 We here at Social Source Commons Blog recently got an email asking us to reconsider our use of reCaptcha for spam management on our blog. reCAPTCHA is a tool that uses the CAPTCHA technique to verify that the person requesting to interact with the site (post […]

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