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Concrete 5gf0pyfa0k05rwcu97f6forvtq6kw26t8Concrete 5">Concrete 5n812s0m68231ntgbemg6nu349o4shqevConcrete 5

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: Concrete 505yjn7p06d7ppo6jn0ypbegep8z4bfg1 Website Bakerwq32pk5he9fajt05ncpsxlx2rsmxdcjz Jawsfxgabpq6t146yebahwroyhpv3cijsfzy Concrete 505yjn7p06d7ppo6jn0ypbegep8z4bfg1 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 → Français) 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!fzj5tk7j40alphrtozvznxy129epbudhWiki Tools!">Wiki Tools!r3i75cms7a3fy6zzn79t1zn942tnv77cWiki Tools!

(English → Français) 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 […]

Nonprofit Twitter Toolsu74z8q073b6qhpz60sekr4puaewkemiyNonprofit Twitter Tools">Nonprofit Twitter Toolsbfbq4skne1zfuvqwtrlr3vpqo9mcv69xNonprofit Twitter Tools

(English → Français) 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 […]

Drupal Campdz4ep67s1buh8sbhgvj7tby6xz10lsmpDrupal Camp">Drupal Campmd70qsjn7c4u9c29ebtkzy1btvudvp38Drupal Camp

(English → Français) 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 Pagef32r2y5i3ltfok2tgddk5z7ccz6ha6yfEmbedding an SSC Toolbox on Your Own Web Page">Embedding an SSC Toolbox on Your Own Web Page6w9444ifw85fiz9boniktq73upfppaqmEmbedding an SSC Toolbox on Your Own Web Page

(English → Français) 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:557fc0dsgfda62b2k8m7i04uuqk8yhct […]

CTC VISTA Toolbox Knowledgexizfxmgxp2lnb40f25s1halqps2gjjf6CTC VISTA Toolbox Knowledge">CTC VISTA Toolbox Knowledgew866up0v0axcnaqne4z8t1l42ntq03onCTC VISTA Toolbox Knowledge

(English → Français) 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!02bl1il3vvzp7j41ps7i89vozk0596t0Joomla! Day!">Joomla! Day!4vpihcs8u0a85nvaczpjh6o74f07nexhJoomla! Day!

(English → Français) 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!6yzyccmdciy0iaj47yj9nog63xyskqwh is a free and open-source Content Management System (CMS).  CMS’s are designed to enable […]

How I Created the “CTC VISTA Tools” Toolbox">How I Created the “CTC VISTA Tools” Toolbox

(English → Français) 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 Feedsyvtp5v0yuh8owwfuetrsxq3aluse4hytShowcasing Some SSC Feeds">Showcasing Some SSC Feedsitweu3nr1gjtx7mf8j0ffvormm38ufz2Showcasing Some SSC Feeds

(English → Français) 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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