How Creative Commons Helped Spread My Ideas To Millions Of People!

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I'm a huge fan of Creative Commons , a nonprofit organization that makes it easy for people to both share their original work with the world and build upon the work of others.

Does your organization need a social media policy?

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Well, maybe, maybe not. Tip o’the hat to Liam Barrington Bush aka @hackofalltrades. The flowchart is funny, but the reasoning behind it is pretty serious. Do you trust your staff? If not, why are they your staff?

How Google Instant Might Impact Your Small Non-Profit

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Image: Greig Christie via Flickr, Creative Commons Since Google Instant’s launch just over a month ago, digital marketers have been scrambling to figure out how search engine marketing strategies might need to change. What does Google Instant mean for non-profit organizations?

How Reading Fairy Tales Can Improve Public Relations

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Also… Image: Thom Watson via Flickr, Creative Commons OK, I’ll stop now, I can see you rolling your eyes, going, “Come on, act your age.&#

Talking The Social Media Walk

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Image: Lars Plougmann via Flickr, Creative Commons Really, if you just read through the comments, there’s your follow-up blog post… but since I promised you one, you’re getting one.

Public Relations Lessons From Jesus, The Apostles And The Bible

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Image: Martin LaBar via Flickr, Creative Commons And even many non-Christians will be relaxing, perhaps joining in the revelry (as many of my friends did when I was growing up in India). What do they have in common?

Kpop Lessons: Handling Defamation Through Public Relations

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Image: twchoi11 via Flickr , Creative Commons Though I wouldn’t consider myself as devoted as some fan clubs. Image: Gitgat via Flickr , Creative Commons Instead, speak up and join the conversation.

The Value Of A Fire Drill

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Image: Stephen Korecky via Flickr , Creative Commons I was finger painting in kindergarten and having a good ole time.

Simply The Best

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Image: sahmeepee via Flickr , Creative Commons The Best means that you are indubitably, unequivocally, indisputably the best in who you are, what you do, and what you stand for, no matter who – or what – else you are compared with, or what others might be exposed to.

So What Will You Have For Lunch?

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Image: Ranjit Bhatnagar via Flickr , Creative Commons And thanks to myfirsttweet.com , I can share it with you. Waxing UnLyrical personal, possibly poetic, musings on public relations, media, communication, and everything in between About Shonali So What Will You Have For Lunch?

Conch and Drum

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Image: Arindam Bhattacharjee via Flickr, Creative Commons If I were back in Kolkata, I’d be hearing conchs and drums from dusk till dawn.

Weekly Roundup: The Holly And The Ivy

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Image: Cornelia Kopp via Flickr, Creative Commons My husband is… well, I’m not quite sure what he’s doing, but he’s probably puttering around happily (that’s what married couples do, we putter companionably).

Weekly Roundup: Paloozas And Palominos

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Image: Derrick Coetzee via Flickr , Creative Commons Seems to me both are somewhat extraordinary, perhaps exaggerated and possibly exciting.

How To Use Pinterest to Advance Your Organization

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It offers some distinct advantages over other social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter that can be a powerful way to augment your organization’s community outreach and inbound marketing. It’s best to use your own organization’s images or images that you buy to tell your story.

PKM and the Organization - Pollard

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Dave Pollards environmental philosophy, creative works, business papers and essays. The PKM-Enabled Organization. In other words, most executives either do not see KM as strategic to their organizations, or have lost faith that investment in KM offers an appropriate ROI. And the creative people who often had the Knowledge Director thrust upon them conceived of KM as a means for increasing organizational innovation, customer satisfaction and employee retention.

[Cool Infographic Friday] 20 Captivating Marketing Statistics

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Cool Infographic Friday] Big Data Big Profits [Cool Infographic Friday] The Ultimate Guide to Creative Commons [Cool Infographic Friday] Women dominate social media How to Lead Your Way to a Social Organization ePatient 2015: Healthcare Associations, Are You Ready?

There is no change without conversation

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How to Lead Your Way to a Social Organization Network Mapping – are you doing it? Cool video Friday] How to keep us safe inside Twitter How Smart Nonprofits Do Blogger Outreach Right The value of collaboration [Cool Infographic Friday] The Ultimate Guide to Creative Commons.

[Cool Infographic Friday] Women dominate social media

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Managing in the Virtual or Network(ed) Organization: News, views, and reviews of Work 2.0 tools, apps and practices

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Managing in the Virtual or Network(ed) Organization by Jon Husband. He wisely chose the Linux Project as the initiative from which to draw inferences about decentralized organization. Managing in the Virtual or Network(ed) Organization. Creative Commons Attribution 3.0

eLearning 2.0 Technologies and Concepts: Start Pages as Environments for Self-Organized Learners

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Start Pages as Environments for Self-Organized Learners. Start Pages as Environments for Self-Organized Learners. At the conference EduMedia 2008, TENCompetence Special Technology Track "Technology Support for Self-Organized Learners" I presented my ideas and gained experience with Start pages and their possibilities for building the learning and research environments for Self-organized learners. Start Pages as Environments for Self-Organized Lea.

There is no change without conversation

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How to Lead Your Way to a Social Organization Network Mapping – are you doing it? Cool video Friday] How to keep us safe inside Twitter How Smart Nonprofits Do Blogger Outreach Right The value of collaboration [Cool Infographic Friday] The Ultimate Guide to Creative Commons.

13 Fantastic Places to Find Background Music for Your Video Content

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Licensing: Free (public domain) & Creative Commons. Price range: Public domain & Creative Commons. Licensing: Public domain & Creative Commons. Licensing: Creative Commons. Licensing: Creative Commons.

24+ Sites to Find Free Images You Would Actually Use for Your Marketing

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But you can find a public domain photo, use a Creative Commons image that might need attribution, or even create your own image from scratch. What is Creative Commons? Here at Buffer, we think a lot about visual content.

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PR Ethics … “You CAN Handle the Truth”

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But how should we, as public-facing representatives of an organization, be expected to tell those publics what’s going on or what we’re planning without causing even further damage to our organizational reputation? Image: James & Carol Lee via Unsplash, Creative Commons CC0.

The Audacity of Free: The Products and Services Edition

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Reply Preston Ehrler July 29, 2010 at 4:30 pm This issue is not only common, per your evidence, in the Social Media circle, but has permeated every corner of the business world. Very grateful to have wonderful people to work with – an animal advocacy organization.

Box.org Announces Nonprofit Program

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…meaning the cloud storage company is giving away 10 starter licenses for free to all eligible nonprofits (so if you’re very small staff in particular, this means you).

[Cool video Friday] How to keep us safe inside Twitter

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Ready Yourself Now for a Mobile Only Future

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Of course, as you figure out what automation works for your mobile-only marketing , you will most likely take advantage of a wide range of templates through which you and your organization can provide instant alerts, surveys and other important messages for your customers.

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Rules of Engagement

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So your photo can end up in an ad for a product, service or organization you don’t want to be associated with while Twitpic gets the money. For example, rarely will an attorney even mention Creative Commons when discussing copyright issues.

A Case Study: Orchestrating a Harmonious Message

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The nonprofit has evolved from an annual choir concert into an organization with dozens of programs and hundreds of volunteers who contribute more than 16,000 hours of volunteer service each year. Image by stevepb via Pixabay, Creative Commons CC0. Guest Post by Heather Whaling.

Nurture an Oasis During a News Dry Spell

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Conducted on your own, with a customer or through partnering with a publication or professional organization, webinars are a great avenue to harness your knowledge about a topic and share it in a way that gives a personal connection. Organize one. Guest Post by Heather Caouette.

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Trust Me, I’m a Communicator

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However, today, accusations of falsehood and deliberate deception are eroding trust in our profession by both those stakeholders we need to do our jobs as well as those we hope to engage in order to provide the maximum value to our companies, organizations or clients.

Creative Communications: Lessons from Health and Wellness Brands

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These messages are tired and far from creative. Instead of following the herd to captivate and activate your audience you must flex your creative muscles. On one hand, it could miss key audience segments who may think it is a feminist organization and miss the fitness aspect entirely.

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Manage Your Social Media Better - Distribute Your Blog To Twitter.

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It is important that you have a system wherein you can organize your communication.

Career Development Tips for the 2018 Professional

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Most organizations expect you to be productive and can potentially create unnecessary stress. Find a Sponsor in Your Organization. Image: Alexis Brown via Unsplash, Creative Commons CC0. Guest Post by Makeda Waterman.

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The Internet's Own Boy (A Movie You Have To Watch)

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I heard his name only a couple of times as he was one of the people involved in the development of RSS , the organization Creative Commons , and the founding of Reddit. Along with those roles, he was also a writer, political organizer and Internet activist.

#MeasurePR Memory (August 2018): Travel and Tourism Edition

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The sky’s the limit when it comes to creativity in the travel and tourism industry! Image: Deanna Ritche via Unsplash, Creative Commons CC0.

15 Metrics You Should Measure in Content Marketing

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One of the most commonly used metrics to measure the success of any content marketing campaign is the number of unique visitors who view the content in a given timeframe. Organic Traffic. Image by Markus Spiske via Unsplash, CC0 Creative Commons.

Inspiring Communications: What You Make Is Not What You Do

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I went to work for another organization that was going through a rebranding effort. Their methodology, over the years, had been adopted by healthcare organizations and they could show (and did show in their annual report) improvements in key metrics like preventive care.

25 Free Digital Marketing Tools for Nonprofits

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The life of a communications pro for a nonprofit organization is one that seems to require a daily mix of magic tricks, extreme sport level time management and creativity. Solutions: These tools will help you easily connect, plan and organize team members and supporters anywhere.

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