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Concrete 5u927x9obbzj1a543brymgze7p1tg746rConcrete 5">Concrete 53tijk0lueaiaqro02qacnhq4wyhewlkqConcrete 5

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Concrete 59ly9os6bw4gd0wyr3aso3wzg2jsg1ci0 Website Bakeru07fllcwqnpr55rbgnx2u8uvl2u6retc Jawsq3dznyseyjwuhs3fyg6mffu2n4hzbbes Concrete 59ly9os6bw4gd0wyr3aso3wzg2jsg1ci0 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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(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: A couple of weeks ago, Aspiration (SSC’s mama organization) held the 2008 Nonprofit Software Development Summit which basically brought over a hundred nonprofit techie geeks together in Oakland, CA to hash out the current state of affairs with regard to, you guessed it, nonprofit software development. So many people and […]

Wiki Tools!fluxxc1usyyvog69ldo13cve05e5l2iqWiki Tools!">Wiki Tools!1e8ddo8z929v42e072o2urox50eqgs48Wiki Tools!

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Hey, Marc Laporte and the good folks at TikiWiki are keeping a list called the “Wiki Landscape” that pulls together information on the most popular Wiki engines. According to (who else?) Wikipedia, a wiki “is a page or collection of Web pages designed to enable anyone who accesses it to […]

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(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Twitter is everywhere these days. If you aren’t Twittering away your life, you can rest assured that your mailman, nephew and boss are. Twitter, for the uninitiated, is a mini-blogging tool that allows you to post small status updates that are no more than 140 characters long. Users can get […]

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(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Over the weekend, I went to Bay Area Drupal Camp (BADcamp) and dug into another CMS. Drupal, like Joomla!, is an open source Content Management System that allows you to create websites through content organization and management. In Drupal, you add “nodes” (pieces of content) to a basic framework to […]

Embedding an SSC Toolbox on Your Own Web Pageztn7tegdczrc1sybc5eayr1svrzkmikbEmbedding an SSC Toolbox on Your Own Web Page">Embedding an SSC Toolbox on Your Own Web Pagebg5r4oclfs2o9z6htur4ba81flei6vv7Embedding an SSC Toolbox on Your Own Web Page

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Did you know that you can embed any SSC Community Toolbox right into another web page?  It’s simple and perfect for when you want to show the contents of a toolbox right within your own web page rather than linking to Social Source Commons.  Let’s check out how it’s done:6s9l15wikp91ic8gohr099fizm1ta737 […]

CTC VISTA Toolbox Knowledgehuc182ogc2n81edne5d7mxjb9uo7mcjuCTC VISTA Toolbox Knowledge">CTC VISTA Toolbox Knowledgewmdsv17ny617s30wo06op089mfo3lu17CTC VISTA Toolbox Knowledge

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: A little while back, I asked my fellow CTC VISTAs what software tools they were using to get an idea about their nonprofit tool use.  I received great feedback and took it all to create the CTC VISTA Tools Toolbox on Social Source Commons.  After talking to a few VISTAs, […]

Joomla! Day!vkt2bw0a2xllqoq2qxayf3fqxugn1a9nJoomla! Day!">Joomla! Day!91lcwbzcfwvavoiezlenjxb0l92b7wn7Joomla! Day!

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Over the weekend, on Saturday, I was lucky enough to take part in the 2nd annual Bay Area Joomla! Day at Google in Mountain View, CA.  For those of you who aren’t in the know, Joomla!6f5a5wxzhd0rw0d7002kycem3phif5sc is a free and open-source Content Management System (CMS).  CMS’s are designed to enable […]

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(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Creating a Community Toolbox on Social Source Commons is one of the great ways in which users can become actively involved with the site.  Toolboxes are created in order to organize the tools that you use into understandable and useful collections.  When your account is first created, you have your […]

Showcasing Some SSC Feedsq3t1j7md8b9o6ja8zqpbbx7aaxnl219jShowcasing Some SSC Feeds">Showcasing Some SSC Feedsuw7h02b1pgk7461h4g7ckv0bxb56gav1Showcasing Some SSC Feeds

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Have you ever wondered what those little orange antenna buttons floating around the Social Source Commons website were for?  Well, my friends, you are about to learn the beauty of “Feeds,” a nifty little feature on SSC that lets you keep track of things that you’re interested in.  And if […]

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