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Text Messaging for Grassroots Community Organizing9uqihj55dxiebbwc2mn5iim1jd1s4m13Text Messaging for Grassroots Community Organizing">Text Messaging for Grassroots Community Organizinghqbmi5hi1gsruvn4i1yio5pofqtnd10lText Messaging for Grassroots Community Organizing

(English → 中文) View originalTranslators: Text messaging is more accessible than ever and can be a powerful tool in direct community organizing.g1z6gashg6fz4av3v3myyvixfh4ztqez Is Text Messaging Right for Your Work?9w89phnkra32qspub3ajcodhb34qkpmj 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 Assetqwq7rwv97t1gp5ef5abb4srvu8h8k0x0Data: Your Most Important Tech Asset">Data: Your Most Important Tech Asset1jqal6s0amusgdn3nj7o0cg4y2xp5waxData: Your Most Important Tech Asset

(English → 中文) 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?2kivpz5bvf5qs4f8ktmeidkx8xpuusemHow Do You Manage Your Passwords?">How Do You Manage Your Passwords?ty3z83z6jzx3c66j1rxao052nti8mpf6How Do You Manage Your Passwords?

(English → 中文) View originalTranslators: Javascript is disabled. To see the toolbox, please enable Javascript or see the toolbox page.rzil97rw9l12as78l5sphzf2k5ccshea One issue that organizations often ask us about with exasperation is passwords. That necessary headache that everyone has a different way of managing badly.i3v778145yonp42lhvea5v6z8b7ha0ri How do you manage them?6gavcmqym1trxty2uswelbtbq2fjh3sd Do you have a text document […]

Hooray! Let’s talk Administration Tools">Hooray! Let’s talk Administration Tools

(English → 中文) 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 → 中文) 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 Knowledge3l0wy53paq3e8f742tgswuefsita068tTools to Mobilize Knowledge">Tools to Mobilize Knowledgehka6j12rnouldfyybz2gh69ofevyo93vTools to Mobilize Knowledge

(English → 中文) View originalTranslators: Javascript is disabled. To see the toolbox, please enable Javascript or see the toolbox page.gysl8smhjuzf3t1plsbrpsbwgm4xnmhu 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 Mimi33q5l30o32pxbn2ab1s87zrm4h8s86i1Open Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimi">Open Source GIS, Negotiating and a Mad Lady Named Mimi7e4lkf7tk7ig98sjy8aqgek49u8vle4jOpen 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? 😀g449eufve5loz9kf71vf0sg3ttejliqr Open […]

Tool Tidbits 07.30.099hh3i9zhwqny62y7ia55y7jeboh51mo0Tool Tidbits 07.30.09">Tool Tidbits 07.30.09xjahsrrja3zytuocosq5x2y15hmu7bnuTool Tidbits 07.30.09

(English → 中文) View originalTranslators: Facebookm4go41wybdjm47vk29oru7oltyo7eokr Redmine2kwyx0x9ce71u5qcu1n656uazly92c6v Basecampqbyclfmox3eadok1gt0flre726n5fmzw Trac936u6j7tqs1k0fgzii87mj8fsele8048 Intervalssdxt948fhgnbm4cejpxgma230li50e8i Loop11booac7a2rnslqvpc3f5q52xtquzwusdv Treejacke6tqpgxkglyc28kn6efzd8v4mz1pe4ui Hello, SSC-ers! I thought you might be interested in a few posts about various tool-related topics. Let the tool education begin!rdu18sci1dl930y2evufgbfo3665tuma Social Network Users Double in USuezhljz0qs9iweschcln6guzysqgu5jf Mashable‘s Adam Ostrow looks at Foster Research’s new report about American online behavior. About 1/3 of […]


(English → 中文) 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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