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Concrete 52qylp8a1w4ht69lfirjp66ajnyxe89u1Concrete 5">Concrete 5sy472v5rqs08r4580bo5ofyzavi7ck9vConcrete 5

(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Concrete 5ylpwiv3cl282rpw78sipcns86ca0iny7 Website Bakerzr234io10ufyos8ujuk3d01jiwomy8en Jawsa4a6d7jnbglia9k2zu8oqawkdintp6lq Concrete 5ylpwiv3cl282rpw78sipcns86ca0iny7 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 → Italiano) 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!mrmjyaqdqbqa68bptwzug4qb6bm4eg4qWiki Tools!">Wiki Tools!vopnhxkqwuj5psk09ba749bykpxiov39Wiki Tools!

(English → Italiano) 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 Toolssuhkb3kzr0bdcct9tyndlg9rsvtx71vpNonprofit Twitter Tools">Nonprofit Twitter Tools1qk6uqwufkl8ee21sdyq9lue693azydqNonprofit Twitter Tools

(English → Italiano) 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 Campyqtaalxq0sby8el150muiooze0wrq16eDrupal Camp">Drupal Campkjppqgmwzw4go0taaq4d9mh0jwecmsswDrupal Camp

(English → Italiano) 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 Pagetiymwbq2qb0sj1dvvdi3eqpn3ciupkw9Embedding an SSC Toolbox on Your Own Web Page">Embedding an SSC Toolbox on Your Own Web Pagep0qez8p4l9ahoj4pm1lshk2w8qliv5rbEmbedding an SSC Toolbox on Your Own Web Page

(English → Italiano) 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:8tb3vnhpg60byw82v2n21ynlh3d77ye5 […]

CTC VISTA Toolbox Knowledgerxwqwl7yf8d6q08yop5wtznrdf57vxpcCTC VISTA Toolbox Knowledge">CTC VISTA Toolbox Knowledgeithcx81tlr61s3ir45ya0mqxabym6d8fCTC VISTA Toolbox Knowledge

(English → Italiano) 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!hiuq6sta26f46gsy64fr59gy2khiqkoyJoomla! Day!">Joomla! Day!dz4i9pauw47bbyj9fs0yrlb7qyk7x610Joomla! Day!

(English → Italiano) 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!fov04iiu85ejfd7ros4mmye2l2xgzxx5 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 → Italiano) 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 Feedsqh9pfq11x46a3q4vi4kqq5auqwcfxsmdShowcasing Some SSC Feeds">Showcasing Some SSC Feedsw11l78tkb0zaqhbh6m586z6y1pzk2x2pShowcasing Some SSC Feeds

(English → Italiano) 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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