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Using Closed vs. Open Web Site Tools as a Nonprofitkhwblkmef0lm0cp7i2ptwxcfvle1oqqzUsing Closed vs. Open Web Site Tools as a Nonprofit">Using Closed vs. Open Web Site Tools as a Nonprofit1ztj288zzf12y8tcdqla8f6iynkjyo3qUsing Closed vs. Open Web Site Tools as a Nonprofit

(English → Español) 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 Changewfm81q4ntak3618366xl24yqki4p72fuTools for Social Change">Tools for Social Changeqk3bd01ewlexf9ya6wtxg66hnb1oaf9qTools for Social Change

(English → Español) 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. jsd22brqp4d4sx9h5dbkk117aw9fah7jThere’s an incredible number of people here (~20,000) and Aspiration […]

Translating Your Site with Worldwide Lexiconnjwwsnpb9chqatbrmu72bqgif4tu42ciTranslating Your Site with Worldwide Lexicon">Translating Your Site with Worldwide Lexiconh6eg3x42u5aliijf322xp95r0gqt6xoeTranslating Your Site with Worldwide Lexicon

(English → Español) View originalTranslators: Photo courtesy of Shawn Econo5ix4i00ce4519k7zdhabc6eg6dsewb6r 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 World6pw40ws20d849hl719hvyqe157syj2vgModules for a Better World">Modules for a Better World2ooela9mvb0bwhc1af2kj1att4vmq69iModules for a Better World

(English → Español) View originalTranslators: Javascript is disabled. To see the toolbox, please enable Javascript or see the toolbox page.8e76m45ie12wdv0u9xl4p9ktuu6gmkol 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.uwum0vs03h8np9d5cwvuxwi48hq9oen9 What is […]

Open Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimiaijguk4n4bkmagabkcdrp3l6ogzpa2fbOpen Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimi">Open Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimimmjjov1w7ldy150zkk94lmbfrrwnvx97Open Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimi

(English → Español) 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? 😀zhpyxn690l7xvfg6xohjq22yzfvs9scy Open […]

2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSCqboosva55kslcq5q2ht5yt7rwig3cast2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSC">2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSCpjvfoxc3falaowwgwgius2759doduu192 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSC

(English → Español) 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.te5rhz1l5x92t3exqbwlxyyk4xngtj2d Collabtive is a hosted, project management tool that […]

Open Source Facebook-ingl2xtsqdnabsxgj22c9wfhc7fkuioy2waOpen Source Facebook-ing">Open Source Facebook-ingr3p7j84o573xla9oi8yffo21d45tlpc2Open Source Facebook-ing

(English → Español) View originalTranslators: Firefox8plu2n996t7c9m7zxl3re0lc32cktuns Songbirdjkcxbcmvzxwev4k8em9casywzoualbdv WordPresse9eqtnjtlp1uwwg44l6rdviyxdzqi14n While the general population probably still has no idea what it means for something to be “open source“, the movement is growing. Firefox8plu2n996t7c9m7zxl3re0lc32cktuns, Songbirdjkcxbcmvzxwev4k8em9casywzoualbdv and WordPresse9eqtnjtlp1uwwg44l6rdviyxdzqi14n, 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 2009uktwuu3uydt2u8u545dyvf7cj7holz16Penguin Day San Francisco 2009">Penguin Day San Francisco 2009wxjck4r8aypv7e0y9qirx7qxpcbwioy4Penguin Day San Francisco 2009

(English → Español) View originalTranslators: Aspiration, Social Source Commons mama org, is proud to announce that Penguin Day is coming to San Francisco!8h1n95awj6qzyq9mdz6s01q7dlw7g78f Saturday, April 25, 2009 9:00am – 5:00pmci73nexx8mwqslmxgzgj9poi99zi1283 Odd Fellows Hall 26 7th St. (@ Market St.) San Francisco, CApp8enpcubvjnad0bogcycrq2pxmgxrgc What is a Penguin Day, you may ask? Well, dear nonprofit-software-interested friends, Penguin […]

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