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Using Closed vs. Open Web Site Tools as a Nonprofit7z8had5k11tf303te630lvfx19rtfyncUsing Closed vs. Open Web Site Tools as a Nonprofit">Using Closed vs. Open Web Site Tools as a Nonprofitcyg5uuxefytugp57cx5euohpz66hq9otUsing Closed vs. Open Web Site Tools as a Nonprofit

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Recently, we had a conversation with an organization who was getting pressure to use a closed tool called Jimdo rather than the open-source tool, WordPress for their web site. Jimdo seemed easier and quicker and they wanted to know what we thought about it. Here’s a couple points that we […]

Tools for Social Changelg834314wgtyuk7bxxdfs3b9i0435tmhTools for Social Change">Tools for Social Changeqr4ikyqsd3mzsog22mwg1j5s5wn6kkr0Tools for Social Change

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Aspiration (mama org to Social Source Commons) is spending the week here in Detroit, MI for the 2010 United States Social Forum. USSF is a gathering place for activists, non-profits and people concerned with social justice and inequality in society. 13g6kcvdjda9y7wf2ls6xx1pe25vxunpThere’s an incredible number of people here (~20,000) and Aspiration […]

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(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Photo courtesy of Shawn Econo39mxv99yo4690mglspbkeyc30kbhuzjn In our continued quest to make our blog more accessible (see Social Media and Accessibility), we’ve added Worldwide Lexicon to the SSC Blog! What is Worldwide Lexicon, you ask? Well, dear friend, Worldwide Lexicon (or WWL as the cool kids say) is a great way […]

Modules for a Better Worldt6n87xiznfqoiri8apigcqco6t1acghvModules for a Better World">Modules for a Better World6nfiatz10vzvn9911c35w1peb7lfiibeModules for a Better World

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Javascript is disabled. To see the toolbox, please enable Javascript or see the toolbox page.lyp58uqp0un0iuwuaqlqlmkg4nfxnwzz I wanted you all to check out a new toolbox one of our users put together to the right. Kathryn Benedicto recently created a toolbox of Drupal modules that she finds particularly useful.rq92frz4mjur2w82xizz1p4w794ujot0 What is […]

Open Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimis5ssai4k9hj020a2j2ro9zyeaps6fdayOpen Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimi">Open Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimirdzjo26ijpupw60sdiyv2qgsn10gefiwOpen Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimi

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Another week at Social Source Commons, another set of great tools. Here are a few of the tools that picqued my interest as I watched them roll in from the SSC New Tools RSS Feed. Have any experience with these? Why not let us know what you think? 😀3byydgvd9zjydgmeafpl0ilsbw5oei37 Open […]

2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSCgrgbprtm750vdg2shangug8v53tbf2nm2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSC">2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSCp51eqvnyv6a8eib2fpysikai0h3npym42 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSC

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: As we get more and more great New Tools added to Social Source Commons, we like to shout them out and see what our illustrious users think. So take a gander and let us know what tools are lighting up YOUR toolbox.k4llg4r90l1kfft21ht34d5y5s4ey5v8 Collabtive is a hosted, project management tool that […]

Open Source Facebook-ing734jg10z0619f6qq35prbc9dldt0fr0dOpen Source Facebook-ing">Open Source Facebook-ing8ol037mq11as5mh361mrcuxriaoyiiqhOpen Source Facebook-ing

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Firefoxbslcxvw961f45g0aan42opbh8tpq76t8 Songbird7znnf6b68s2j6pe6hmihrrcj60u5kvjh WordPressna7nr6t1dwak7065i7u0kvxtey2jvpx8 While the general population probably still has no idea what it means for something to be “open source“, the movement is growing. Firefoxbslcxvw961f45g0aan42opbh8tpq76t8, Songbird7znnf6b68s2j6pe6hmihrrcj60u5kvjh and WordPressna7nr6t1dwak7065i7u0kvxtey2jvpx8, among others, are software tools that are increasing the visibility of the open source value system which emphasizes open access to […]

Penguin Day San Francisco 2009lfy69y39q1i1th2qjxqxw27r3newjqruPenguin Day San Francisco 2009">Penguin Day San Francisco 20094zfmw4piae92jxt34tmgf2v50krdm0zgPenguin Day San Francisco 2009

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Aspiration, Social Source Commons mama org, is proud to announce that Penguin Day is coming to San Francisco!7hz3gdu5gtswtm0cy3gqtd1hyw5oujds Saturday, April 25, 2009 9:00am – 5:00pm5xyvaccgyuhbj1c4quf54cpo3if7j6ze Odd Fellows Hall 26 7th St. (@ Market St.) San Francisco, CA67occfel8033n98krj5fn3jdt8vxtk3p What is a Penguin Day, you may ask? Well, dear nonprofit-software-interested friends, Penguin […]

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