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Twenty tactics for creating engaging online contentaerdb90krtye7fm26tq209murus1ppkpTwenty tactics for creating engaging online content">Twenty tactics for creating engaging online contentwp5ss3ppqf8xnjcba0qk96xuvpal2xooTwenty tactics for creating engaging online content

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: Do you ever find yourself asking “What’s the point of it all?” when creating content for the vast universe of the web? Don’t let your content fizzle out. Instead, consider using engagement asks to get your audience involved in the work you’re writing about.4qzajg9vqql5mf8zxsr4jx3wm7nzj6rd ‘Cause its not always about you. […]

The Listening Cycle, Part IIbjxis5do0ti2ulka930hytibmia6zol0The Listening Cycle, Part II">The Listening Cycle, Part IIh73n0m459msgozc6oq8cx1icbxygznq6The Listening Cycle, Part II

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: The listening cycle series has been co-written by Dirk Slater from Fabriders. Dirk has two decades of experience supporting social justice movements and is a nice guy to boot. You can find him on Twitter @fabrider. You can also find the version of this article on the Fabriders site here.zbbf0q7llc710nu60cctsoo6pui0qmyf […]

The Listening Cycle, Part I457jc4b0rlfuohqiyju3kk3ihuulgv4aThe Listening Cycle, Part I">The Listening Cycle, Part Isbd7klkzie7q0wigw7khkbl2qt1xhdb0The Listening Cycle, Part I

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: Beyonce wants you to listen3v9h0s7xvlopoth51mktie9twcdz0vlu Image source:youtube.com1t78t9p8dmcmercfsej8bve01zmioi6g The listening cycle has been co-written by Dirk Slater from Fabriders. Dirk has two decades of experience supporting social justice movements and is a nice guy to boot. You can find him on Twitter @fabrider. You can also find the version of this […]

Embarking on a Quest for a Tech Solutionilrts34lb8vzfi27td31lf8usirj89dhEmbarking on a Quest for a Tech Solution">Embarking on a Quest for a Tech Solution9hcwsqgxzr5cyks09sdv9kbyov1wz5czEmbarking on a Quest for a Tech Solution

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: Embarking on a quest can be daunting. Embarking on a quest for a new technology project is especially so.dk0dn0lur96l0rffsknkrkgjg5gj9wwc On trips and quests in life, we often start by finding a map or connecting with someone else who has been down that road.dc8cql5gjfsvmhscs8ttqasp4cd80rz4                How to Write a Nonprofit                Request for […]

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(English → Français) View originalTranslators: Are you trying to set up a “Tweet This” link in your email newsletter but it keeps looking funny or not including all the text?f8gn4q9u4fqo70p3w8kg6na0a1v4k2oq Last year, Matt wrote one of Social Source Common’s most popular blog posts that details Creating “Share This on Facebook/Twitter” Links. The post includes what […]

Online Accounts Inventory: When Storing It in Your Head No Longer Worksfdm1mktszgl00s75b10qrhgxuapev0v1Online Accounts Inventory: When Storing It in Your Head No Longer Works">Online Accounts Inventory: When Storing It in Your Head No Longer Workswlb90nc895d6ugfu4z7e2pyso4wnuj2gOnline Accounts Inventory: When Storing It in Your Head No Longer Works

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: When I moved recently, I realized just how many companies and agencies there were that I needed to stay in contact with. I needed to contact them to update my information and I had little to use to figure out who those companies and agencies were.ifk3i8itnhoqybz83oldlm0rwj1vezdn I started the process […]

Shout-Out to DigiActivenha0bvgihntc2jdiojigka9cxss8lwlyShout-Out to DigiActive">Shout-Out to DigiActive9aoxs85oyamv0nmrtrhhbqkvk6tbhnpgShout-Out to DigiActive

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: A couple of days ago, (April 10, 2009 at 12:22am to be exact) Frederick Noronha posted a great little peek at Social Source Commons on DigiActive.hignpidaxyj85dqs8yvbf3g4rr8gnikv DigiActive is313l3sib4w7zgr3mtyo26axyoxtsqv2j “…dedicated to helping grassroots activists around the world use the Internet and mobile phones to increase their impact. Our goal is a […]

It’s Twitter Time">It’s Twitter Time

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: With all of our talk about Twitter, we’ve decided to join the 21st century and start up a little feed for ourselves. You can now follow Social Source Commons at1sv5ms3ebbn8rmgkrx4vxpry7mvm5fqx http://www.twitter.com/SSC_Tweets.zpbwxqlpabb4h1at0n2976w3tq43t0ai All you have to do is click “Follow” and you can get up-to-the-minute updates from everyone’s favorite nonprofit tools […]

Don’t Mind the Dust…">Don’t Mind the Dust…

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: Hi everyone, we’re going to be tweaking the template here at the Social Source Commons Blog so don’t worry if things start looking a little funky today. We should be all hunky dorey by this afternoon!78vc05u0naz2rx28eb267hry74rtym2v Thanks! -Matt (Your SSC Community Manager and sometimes Template Editor)yu7zyp4915n6o9g4b1osev0xeb5zyoym (original) View Français translationHi […]

Concrete 5218b7h3xibx9fuprc8lcdr9gofvl4v0xConcrete 5">Concrete 5r7xyxyte936nrrzo8wt8ug8hvdkdmun3Concrete 5

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: Concrete 5sk7zrjyufo1o5mlc2jy772gd3cob0wmj Website Bakerioklp28kt1pr3yzphakbdf7cs11g0yz9 Jawsjgala6s7l8c17ovn1hs3w72j09z7ucn3 Concrete 5sk7zrjyufo1o5mlc2jy772gd3cob0wmj is a relatively new open source Content Management System designed for easy website development. While Drupal, Joomla and Plone are familiar names to many in nonprofit tech, Concrete 5 may sound like a Mystery Science Theater 3000 movie. The trouble is I haven’t […]

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