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IMPORTANT: Help make sure.NGO remains in nonprofit hands

SocialFish

PIR is proposing that another domain extension, “ NGO”, be created and made exclusively available to nonprofit organizations. The PIR website explains more about what the.NGO extension is all about: The NGO term holds great weight among their communities, setting these organizations apart from commercial or governmental entities.NGO is the definitive domain address where NGOs can differentiate themselves. The NGO community plays host to many different types of organizations operating in a variety of areas. Please sign today

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How to Integrate Overall Business Goals into Your Facebook Strategy

Mindjumpers

The first one is a middle sized music venue and the other one is a small sized NGO: Example 1 – A medium sized music venue in Denmark. Example 2 – A small sized Danish NGO. Tweet. Blog post written by Anders Mikkelsen, Analyst at Mindjumpers. I will then show two examples of how brands and NGOs can use Blanchard’s thoughts and framework to structure their Facebook setup.

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Drafting My Next Job Description

Ari Herzog

The employer will probably be a think tank or NGO involved in technology policy campaigns, but it could be private enterprise. Fluent in internet technologies and tools and with highly developed skills in oral and written communications, I have a proven ability to explain complex concepts clearly and concisely. I am comfortable serving as a liaison to government officials and lay citizens, and am familiar with legislative and regulatory processes. After five years as a self-employed digital media teacher and consultant, I want a change of pace. Got a tip or idea? Thanks.

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Why Is Social Media Measurement So Hard?

Convince & Convert

Enter Samantha Ngo from Forrester Research and Jonny Bentwood from Edelman Intelligence, two smarties who are going to help solve this conundrum of what and how to measure social media effectiveness. It’s not every day that you hear someone saying, “The return on my social media strategy is outstanding!” Does this mean that social media isn’t making an impact?

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Videos Done Right: Dollar Shave Club & Invisible Children

Spin Sucks

That’s the day startup Dollar Shave Club and NGO Invisible Children enchanted the web and the world by using video to deliver their messages – both quickly achieving the Shangri-la of web cred – “going viral.”. Today’s guest post is written by Gregg Jaffe. March 5, 2012. A day that will live in vidfamy (patent pending). The Dollar Shave Club. Me neither. So What?

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The New Nonprofit

Twist Image

Her blog, Beth's Blog - How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media , is widely regarded are the destination for nonprofit, charitable, NGO and other groups trying to make a difference in the world. Episode #337 of Six Pixels of Separation - The Twist Image Podcast is now live and ready for you to listen to. It's the stuff legends are made. Good legends. about good people. Beth Kanter has always had a passion for making a difference. She has over 400,000 followers (and that's just on Twitter ). Enjoy the conversation. amazon. beth kanter. beths blog. blogging. brand. business book. david usher.

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How to Make Pinterest Your Brand’s Own

Convince & Convert

” Jennifer Martin , Katie Levien , Kathleen Ngo , and Reena Leone are some of the women that Callan works with who work so hard to build the Sony brand on social. Callan Green, Sony @callanpaola. Read on for some of the highlights and tweetable moments, or listen to the full podcast. Please Support Our Sponsors. We couldn’t do it without them! Listen Now . Tweetable Moments.

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Andy Gilman on How Social Media Changes Crisis Communications

Geoff Livingston

It doesn’t matter whether you’re a company, a nonprofit or an NGO. Meet Andy Gilman , president and CEO of CommCore Consulting , otherwise known as “The Tylenol Man.” In 1982, when the Tylenol Crisis broke out, Andy prepped Johnson & Johnson Chairman James Burke for his 60 Minutes Interview, considered a turning in helping to resolve that issue. GL: How have things changed since 1982?

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Anarchists in the Boardroom

SocialFish

Namely, that the internet helps like-minded people find one another, with only bare minimum structures in place to let it happen, opening up amazing new potentials that would have previously been deemed unfeasible to any traditional institution, whether a publisher, or an NGO? This is a guest post by Liam Barrington-Bush, Co-founder/ Director at Concrete Solutions C.I.C. photo credit ).

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L’Oreal celebrates diversity with #YoursTruly and GHD supports breast cancer with #NotDefined

Audiense

The NGO asks parents to share a photo of their child on their first day at school (whether it’s their first day ever, or simply first day back) with them showing their dream job along with the hashtag #Classof16. Welcome back and ENJOY the trends! L’Oreal celebrates diversity with #YoursTruly. It also includes the first man to ever star in a mass-market cosmetics ad. https://t.co/NjHIF9eE9l

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Is Social Media Changing the Political Climate As We Know It?

Josh S Peters

These drops represent a relative minority who have always been present, maybe as brick and mortar non-profits and NGO’s prior to social media. If you ever played the game, Command & Conquer: Red Alert, you know that Albert Einstein invented a machine to change the weather. It wasn’t the best weapon you could get, but if you had it you could tilt the game in your favor.

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Is Social Media Changing the Political Climate As We Know It?

Josh S Peters

These drops represent a relative minority who have always been present, maybe as brick and mortar non-profits and NGO’s prior to social media. If you ever played the game, Command & Conquer: Red Alert, you know that Albert Einstein invented a machine to change the weather. It wasn’t the best weapon you could get, but if you had it you could tilt the game in your favor.

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'Jumo' – The New Social Networking Site For Non-profit.

Mindjumpers

However, this would require insight into organisational structure, work and already existing NGO networks, but as Hughes mentions himself, the focus here is on making it easy for all individuals to participate in making a real difference to those who need it. Hearing Chris Hughes speak about the social networking site, definitely made me think two things: 1. What does ‘galvanizing’ mean?

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TODAY: The UN International Day Against Torture

Mindjumpers

The IRCT Through the last 8 months we at Mindjumpers have been working closely together with a very dedicated team of people at the NGO, International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims.The IRCT is a global organisation that is the umbrella for more than 140 independent torture rehabilitation organisations in more than 70 countries. The IRCT has over 25 years’ experience.

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Chasing the Human Web

Justin Levy

I’ve been attempting to construct a business amalgamation of these two loves for almost a year, and bam, here I am in London, staring at a room replete with hard core NGO fundraisers. 18 Comments - Leave a comment! If youre new here or just an old friend, Id love it if you subscribed via RSS feed. Thanks for taking time out of your day to come hang out here! We raised over $100k.

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Case Study: Green Moms Carnival

Geoff Livingston

They have participated in the filming of documentaries on these subjects, attended events on Capitol Hill in support of legislation, and had our blog posts re-posted on NGO websites. A great example of Fifth Estate civic engagement is the rise of Green Moms Carnival. Comprised of self-organized green Mom bloggers, these family leaders gathered together to blog on selected universal topics to highlight the important role mothers play in the environmental movement. These carnivals of blog posts were slated for once or twice a month, and continue today. Engagement. Results.

Diva Marketing Talks About Social Media Communities With Liz Strauss & Nancy Whie

Diva Marketing Blog

She has a special interest in the NGO/NPO sector. Diva Marketing Talks is a live, internet radio (BlogTalkRadio) show. 30-minutes. 2-guests. 1-topic about social media marketing. To help you understand how to participate in the "new" conversation without getting blown-up. Miss today's show? You can pick it up as a podcast or listen on your computer. That’s it. They work much, much harder.

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Curating, not moderating, the flow of content and participation

www.headshift.com

Heres a diagramme showing the flow of content into the system, the editorial and tagging layer, and the social layer: For the social layer, in this instance weve asked users to declare an interest based upon work based affiliation - energy business, business, government, environmental NGO or journalist. It has (7) comments , the latest of which was on December 4, 2009. Thanks!

Mashable Outtake: CrisisCamp’s Andy Carvin (@acarvin)

Geoff Livingston

The camp brought together online volunteers with government and NGO representatives involved in disaster response. My column last week on Mashable tied together overarching themes from mega charity events like Twestival , 12for12k , Tweetsgiving and CrisisCamps. To get the information, I interviewed the four organizers cited in the article. The following week, it was double that.

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