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Concrete 5603prqcn5hq9oo6ocjmeg6k6g2fx9856Concrete 5">Concrete 56w5oayzscyrugx8khke0bcuvn02t7wu4Concrete 5

(English → 中文) View originalTranslators: Concrete 56ag9yxod689710z3oo62fkntf1xmny9k Website Bakerpybz2lr2mjzlgmtri8rhyhx4amc8m2q2 Jaws3jgimxp1tw66a84dzj01koeac5yj5zaz Concrete 56ag9yxod689710z3oo62fkntf1xmny9k 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 → 中文) 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!duz5zfdgz3d2aycckn0uk720kwa480sbWiki Tools!">Wiki Tools!uk6edhfw9s6r533kv4pjez2wxr0f7k0rWiki Tools!

(English → 中文) 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 Tools0gurouyoqf6jgu05vairbvnwj3g20n3qNonprofit Twitter Tools">Nonprofit Twitter Toolswfm19qfq3vf8lurzmymgx70n7iiqo8gaNonprofit Twitter Tools

(English → 中文) 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 Camp3j0vrit2vv2r05prh7bvioswu8luv39pDrupal Camp">Drupal Camppceaqdi7cidsgry0mwbe9mlwz33x9udpDrupal Camp

(English → 中文) 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 […]

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(English → 中文) 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:h64gzf92nrixjemw622f1s5cs2dx9lag […]

CTC VISTA Toolbox Knowledge5ufrl5m0bpvmxg4bryd38ix4www7b7z6CTC VISTA Toolbox Knowledge">CTC VISTA Toolbox Knowledgew80v3rydhr6zg0vm8d6yfm0rbapl3nhpCTC VISTA Toolbox Knowledge

(English → 中文) 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!8uqvtei2pu0sb214lzyoc34nsztq1rqzJoomla! Day!">Joomla! Day!mt05fbh4kba0g2tzdn2vffiwgeefqd42Joomla! Day!

(English → 中文) 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!mk0diprxa60xfxz5g768x54eet7sj0lw 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 → 中文) 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 Feeds5y6ce0wco9nbh7pz9u9idu19wpn998e5Showcasing Some SSC Feeds">Showcasing Some SSC Feeds4nclskgsgyf0tdf62ag6o30m91u0pa4kShowcasing Some SSC Feeds

(English → 中文) 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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