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(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Text messaging is more accessible than ever and can be a powerful tool in direct community organizing.8xx9w5wla6xuqv484vvdrehkz02l5554 Is Text Messaging Right for Your Work?2aocncr7ltmfcdhg2eky5oc4cnjbfmd8 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 Assetx9l3cu9arzf31yp2xfdiu3x4w16z2mcqData: Your Most Important Tech Asset">Data: Your Most Important Tech Asseton67dglnx1qy20gddcov1qi9sxhuc1crData: Your Most Important Tech Asset

(English → Deutsch) 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?kgntrz6z049pixr6f0xyq2nvp8mrxy88How Do You Manage Your Passwords?">How Do You Manage Your Passwords?tdqfs30t65jk1zzgvfqte78i3mw47dprHow Do You Manage Your Passwords?

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Javascript is disabled. To see the toolbox, please enable Javascript or see the toolbox page.ycmzzqpo4icmh4q4b2zbzz2krqpwe472 One issue that organizations often ask us about with exasperation is passwords. That necessary headache that everyone has a different way of managing badly.4moe6nx28p0cinkbxcu1x24zcbwbrw0l How do you manage them?cp00467s416fxhf5c3x43xdxizqyqfvs Do you have a text document […]

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(English → Deutsch) 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 […]

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(English → Deutsch) 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 Knowledge5ywk9k1j13nn2rhc2fqlipf8nhrjtxepTools to Mobilize Knowledge">Tools to Mobilize Knowledgeeczosocv64xh3a8mzu1f6tzu0u1v2cv6Tools to Mobilize Knowledge

(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Javascript is disabled. To see the toolbox, please enable Javascript or see the toolbox page.jhy8nhr28vo0bmr8841e60fk7p5anwgx 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 Mimi5x1kd512dc8m3uyn6thz4b4gj0ujad15Open Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimi">Open Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimi98fzc0qpty041g6vszyhu7dgncbk4233Open 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? 😀euwyc7dbm1ir9g1p853272r7fjebpj2u Open […]

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(English → Deutsch) View originalTranslators: Facebook7563jlxzhisrdmzfdx0zyfgo00j25io3 Redminevw8h8ind37h0entmhpvpeii3llpgzshl Basecampzfeflrses559q16glpngnpyfirstl5za Trac2y1vz1xeh3bi2fj967gqdvf8xed5ohyg Intervals8plsoy5b3a09lhvythtycghn1022j9ah Loop11o5jjhwn42so5awqqkqad4fmt5mbkowc3 Treejackpf9i2i79vhtyxmm64y0n57h1dusc0t0f Hello, SSC-ers! I thought you might be interested in a few posts about various tool-related topics. Let the tool education begin!v6tfqfeng6hoynxc87cd290fgeypb2aw Social Network Users Double in US9vdq8qc21gmlyft9h69a6c20w34nprko Mashable‘s Adam Ostrow looks at Foster Research’s new report about American online behavior. About 1/3 of […]


(English → Deutsch) 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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