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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: We admire JC and Braelan, the good folks over at the Greenlining Institute in Berkeley. Today, we want to share out their newest publication, The Art of Listening: Social Media Toolkit for Nonprofits. The strategy guide is filled with social media strategies and tactics to really build a foundation for […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Have you been thinking about how to get people to care about the information you are putting online?2jaxc8uyrb1ib22ay9emayfbfrs8owyh As you begin the process to engage people in the offline or online world, you have to figure out how your messaging reaches the people you care about by tapping into what […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Are you trying to set up a “Tweet This” link in your email newsletter but it keeps looking funny or not including all the text?0wn5f3hjn3luwkg85kxdy62e4a8hxq0o Last year, Matt wrote one of Social Source Common’s most popular blog posts that details Creating “Share This on Facebook/Twitter” Links. The post includes what […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Social networks were not invented for ease of organizational use. Individual accounts… Attached to personal networks… New Year’s Photos seen by all… Cats and Dogs LIVING TOGETHER. Many a sticky situation has arisen from the organization using tools designed for individuals to try to get actual work done. Then trying […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: One of the best practices often overlooked by many “I’m spinning too many plates on long skinny poles” nonprofits is calendaring out the messaging your organization is going to send ahead of time. Akin to flossing, calendaring your messaging ahead of time is something that organizations think that they should […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Recently one of the organizations that we work with had their account suspended on Twitter. The situation looked something like this. The organization started tweeting about a video/petition. No biggie, right? Well, they started to tweet at people (putting the @username at the beginning of the tweet). A lot. And […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: We spend a lot of time here at Aspiration and here on the SSC Blog talking about online communications best practices, trying to help nonprofits and social justice organizations find ways to use technology cheaper and more effectively for their missions.98fgi2ocgyv8et5whrk8qr146zlz57f5 As part of that effort, I put together some […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: A couple of days ago, one of the organizations we work with emailed me to ask about what it meant that Facebook was going to “archive” their Group. Apparently Facebook is doing a major push for old groups to upgrade to the new Groups format that they’ve developed while getting […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: This post updated April 27th, 20120e7670uxsveqq0spyothitmml2sst2lk At Aspiration, we often talk to organizations with questions about whether to set up a Profile3m2jqqsdlzr4wogxhauutjlseyckj7gc, Groupo1u751ggfihijx9gcmhqjczoxgv999qo, or Pagee3pvxd4er0d27sdf6yoaop185puw5hc9 on Facebook for their organization. I wanted to walk through some of the differences between these to help guide your Facebook set up.7n9kwf2uek2z924w3yopzwo26nipocfl Define Your […]

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(English → Italiano) View originalTranslators: Recently, being a geek about Newsletter templates and HTML, I found myself voluntarily clicking on a link to vote for the best of a user-generated collection of email templates at Vertical Response. Excitement to participate soon disolved to other-worldly rage when I realized that the only way to vote was […]

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