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Text Messaging for Grassroots Community Organizingao0fgqi5qw6gwwgmu8zynrmoec2c7rg8Text Messaging for Grassroots Community Organizing">Text Messaging for Grassroots Community Organizingh8stprap4rzgj56r072y4m0t7n7zvfx2Text Messaging for Grassroots Community Organizing

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: Text messaging is more accessible than ever and can be a powerful tool in direct community organizing.z726rpsp9wrq1xo63af6ykdrhtigl8pb Is Text Messaging Right for Your Work?q7j18a3havzzanh9aevfml1tsdcgrhe7 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 Asset4q9709ez4pgk4f60y4df0jybeanl0nauData: Your Most Important Tech Asset">Data: Your Most Important Tech Assetqjnnz43m4c8321faltegrz9c1oo6wefcData: Your Most Important Tech Asset

(English → Français) 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?j0v7vful9p8xmas3zoy3zbqwesw1htfrHow Do You Manage Your Passwords?">How Do You Manage Your Passwords?8kn24xmnnljx91i8n6jlyom17ljo5zv3How Do You Manage Your Passwords?

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: Javascript is disabled. To see the toolbox, please enable Javascript or see the toolbox page.br546r00f124hql89fupopsia3pqk8xl One issue that organizations often ask us about with exasperation is passwords. That necessary headache that everyone has a different way of managing badly.m4epxyu38597mqxh7gja2zn2n7ogt7n6 How do you manage them?hbxhxr9jtewm4havxew74jo4lvbdpvuw Do you have a text document […]

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(English → Français) 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 → Français) 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 Knowledgeqsj1k95alrbcmcvqvgco87bp1stkwaddTools to Mobilize Knowledge">Tools to Mobilize Knowledgeiomn3dhnabm75emjcw51fufufomypqexTools to Mobilize Knowledge

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: Javascript is disabled. To see the toolbox, please enable Javascript or see the toolbox page.cbysew96ed0v2akb3cg5d0u4x3oa5we8 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 Mimiu9bw8hjqdttoz002sq0fynebgagqghd1Open Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimi">Open Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimi6ety1rfhylmi8qqq9xd9bolj03uoztpwOpen Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimi

(English → Français) 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? 😀3acr1gnn6mdjqfiu67z8jsoqg5jo2c7v Open […]

Tool Tidbits 07.30.09rqdm7qn9w2mc8d89gs0ike7pi2qm1cpjTool Tidbits 07.30.09">Tool Tidbits 07.30.090i2grw0o6phc3sf9615h957fiszcgyz7Tool Tidbits 07.30.09

(English → Français) View originalTranslators: Facebookuv4i7f3nyy25uyoyenqqaeo3xyj62hxm Redmine04ofeuajknrddhin0x3h7z8i1j82eq95 Basecampczfi516nd9yzihvvzys2malkw68b68z8 Traciqzwbyejzy571ip2m95bkv5z0rfqjibr Intervals3r4c7pi26esguwkwp8f1a1laewh13uax Loop114xhkbu39l60vszvj0aiybxvlqzw5kxqe Treejack7gm0pl899l5l3dqu3sap13sw44gz4ro2 Hello, SSC-ers! I thought you might be interested in a few posts about various tool-related topics. Let the tool education begin!l5nbpx57uda1m54rb8o44ocylt3x0yxb Social Network Users Double in USgc7mq8kmg5yznfh5j73kpqejji9ve6ol Mashable‘s Adam Ostrow looks at Foster Research’s new report about American online behavior. About 1/3 of […]


(English → Français) 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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