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Using Closed vs. Open Web Site Tools as a Nonprofithn73tksr2rq1euuy0ok03qtsni9fg54oUsing Closed vs. Open Web Site Tools as a Nonprofit">Using Closed vs. Open Web Site Tools as a Nonprofitmu7rbg0hphl75t1ffqxpubjxwr9w042cUsing Closed vs. Open Web Site Tools as a Nonprofit

(English → 中文) 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 Change3ulqpuf5iafc7w9lvisqtwxlgl2jhrsaTools for Social Change">Tools for Social Changefv7j1odf85bbrgehm207okjx4rfd6tecTools for Social Change

(English → 中文) 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. v7ey1butf7u0u7cq521tbnvf3f2vdlryThere’s an incredible number of people here (~20,000) and Aspiration […]

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(English → 中文) View originalTranslators: Photo courtesy of Shawn Econoluw5xkepxgsgtgv5ga7p8he2kazntmt4 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 World5o8s6gz07uujqne85i3qp1lhyje4ewdaModules for a Better World">Modules for a Better Worldo8p8u5l98732gln38ehr8krvey93homwModules for a Better World

(English → 中文) View originalTranslators: Javascript is disabled. To see the toolbox, please enable Javascript or see the toolbox page.ygs78eqqj9rdqqbdn2p1zytaevsa8cww 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.ukgq9r6qrmggkv4hmvgl25aygxe39rgt What is […]

Open Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimiw0cw5sifw8qcrd919omxrq0029tjcsqyOpen Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimi">Open Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimix3bdbznoylzdhc1ecl1zas7fi7pjg3i4Open Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimi

(English → 中文) 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? 😀tie07mhdud0biyumnakdspyf8u7m7p6q Open […]

2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSChv1o8295hj25t27iisb5ybigasv3t0412 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSC">2 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSCllju8yzd3rybk1vhwu5t7vp200ciuf062 New Tools and a Toolbox on SSC

(English → 中文) 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.9ahdqfzbovgvjs6f8h2tq3tnmssv0rb0 Collabtive is a hosted, project management tool that […]

Open Source Facebook-ingexxflqc084ov83o0yqjrp99cs4vq2sc6Open Source Facebook-ing">Open Source Facebook-ing5tij4d6ve5yqsoxbx5cneecz61oldqu8Open Source Facebook-ing

(English → 中文) View originalTranslators: Firefox6v1wrcc4grb0j07mfvgvp8jag4tdxk4u Songbirdi7azi1p89d0l6i1cvemg20wvbqbl7jcf WordPressqt5lgkzy58n63uf7sm7jqdnsie5q627m While the general population probably still has no idea what it means for something to be “open source“, the movement is growing. Firefox6v1wrcc4grb0j07mfvgvp8jag4tdxk4u, Songbirdi7azi1p89d0l6i1cvemg20wvbqbl7jcf and WordPressqt5lgkzy58n63uf7sm7jqdnsie5q627m, 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 2009h3se79rym1mxwemlmpu8a4y2tfj1nvpuPenguin Day San Francisco 2009">Penguin Day San Francisco 2009d227b6qihhem1edxwvgxdxubzum8czlfPenguin Day San Francisco 2009

(English → 中文) View originalTranslators: Aspiration, Social Source Commons mama org, is proud to announce that Penguin Day is coming to San Francisco!iexd41xyx2dt7d3bi2h2z06oiq6q68zf Saturday, April 25, 2009 9:00am – 5:00pm8iri2k7otfjw47goxal5nvfm6ejv6ru5 Odd Fellows Hall 26 7th St. (@ Market St.) San Francisco, CAh43403zep9oz1ib0b057a8n1tjvy4r6b What is a Penguin Day, you may ask? Well, dear nonprofit-software-interested friends, Penguin […]

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