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(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: Text messaging is more accessible than ever and can be a powerful tool in direct community organizing.oklufrmwus26448d05vuonot2motmxm1 Is Text Messaging Right for Your Work?iwcfoghi5w9rr3kmy6jekg1dxqojdetl Short Message Service (SMS) can be an effective method for communicating and interacting with a relatively large audience of supporters in a direct and engaging way. […]

Data: Your Most Important Tech Assetqzs6v5mqo9ow7mun2ueg1lrppb9147llData: Your Most Important Tech Asset">Data: Your Most Important Tech Assetdkw3e3vieklorfgtp8lqs9de1dou9tsdData: Your Most Important Tech Asset

(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: As much as we love tools here at SSC, we find that many nonprofits focus too much on them when thinking about their technology strategy and infrastructure. While tools are an important and necessary piece, it’s important that an organization focus on the more crucial piece of the technological equation: […]

How Do You Manage Your Passwords?kxnab4ok7uscclzp9epp3y2mgcpw79wiHow Do You Manage Your Passwords?">How Do You Manage Your Passwords?jnbjp78iz1li6q7w2ueewo2za6e55a3fHow Do You Manage Your Passwords?

(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: Javascript is disabled. To see the toolbox, please enable Javascript or see the toolbox page.ay3jv55iw0631zot4omeqw612m70qa6q One issue that organizations often ask us about with exasperation is passwords. That necessary headache that everyone has a different way of managing badly.oj92xik0mddndmhe3zvgb3m7mobs8o8n How do you manage them?enlpdjdqiqjqayu9ipzkhzvntc6gqplv Do you have a text document […]

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(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: Matt asked me to take a few lines and discuss the tools I use in my role in Operations here at Aspiration. We agreed the best way to get that ball rolling was to build out a toolbox in SSC highlighting them. And not surprisingly to those that read this […]

SSC Facebook: Marcia Marcia Marcia, etc.">SSC Facebook: Marcia Marcia Marcia, etc.

(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: With all of this talk about channels, focuses (foci) and conversation, the elephant in the room is the Social Source Commons Facebook page. Kind of the Jan Brady compared to the Marcia that is the Aspiration Facebook page, our SSC Facebook page just doesn’t get much play. While the Aspiration […]

Tools to Mobilize Knowledge153ni88htvlmzc5gtp1pnabr57gglevdTools to Mobilize Knowledge">Tools to Mobilize Knowledgeicaeessxllwbbivnm58vzjtni2o72g3bTools to Mobilize Knowledge

(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: Javascript is disabled. To see the toolbox, please enable Javascript or see the toolbox page.bvolwyvylfrx90a7pu8geodn5mh4b24d There is so much information related to social justice and nonprofit organizations floating around the internet just waiting to be plucked from research obscurity and be used by an organization that can affect real lives. […]

Open Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimiqoj0dc1kj0zm6pbv32clqrw4cjn3pif6Open Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimi">Open Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimiczfgto8704944bk4qrc3hopmhenn3q15Open Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimi

(English → Afrikaans) 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? 😀pe0k7tkwwesk5xwcjxd0y4y4p159ubpa Open […]

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(English → Afrikaans) View originalTranslators: We all know that you can pull feeds from Social Source Commons. Through RSS, you can be automatically notified for all sorts of changes from new users to new toolboxes. RSS feeds are a great way to get a wide range of updates from all over the internet together in […]

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