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10 Online Fundraising Best Practices for Nonprofits

nptechforgood.com - In 2013 online giving grew 13.5% according to the Blackbaud Index of Online Giving and 14% according to the Network for Good’s Online Giving Index with small and medium-sized nonprofits are experie...

Managing the Tensions & Tradeoffs Between UX & SEO - Whiteboard Friday

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moz.com - We don't live in a world where we have the luxury of thinking about just user experience or just SEO. The two share many of the same spaces online, working in tandem and sometimes even clashing. In...

Three tips from a Millennial to take your SMS program from 😐 to 🙌

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mrss.com - Millennials are a bunch of tech-addicted, attention-span deficient, Snapchatting, texting-thumb-suffering zombies! The thing about  this stereotype is that it’s true. I know, I’m one of those mille...

Please RSVP Now for MERL Tech 2016 and Submit Your Session Ideas | ICT Works

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ictworks.org - The use of technology for monitoring, evaluation research and learning (MERL) has become increasingly sophisticated and more openly accepted in the international development and humanitarian space....

Here Are the 25 Coolest Women Executives in Silicon Valley

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inc.com - The tech industry has a reputation for being male-dominated, but women are carving out a growing and increasingly important presence. Our recently released edition of the Silicon Valley 100,our ann...

Become a Full Stack Coder with 28 Hours of Instruction on HTML, JavaScript, MySQL & More

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stacksocial.com - Want to be a full-fledged, employable coder? Dive into this comprehensive course on all things coding, complete with hundreds of lectures on must-know web technologies and techniques. You'll master...

Create & Manage Dynamic Code with Partials—Litmus

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litmus.com - Between one-off marketing sends, recurring newsletters, transactional emails, and more, there are seemingly countless emails that you’re responsible for building. It can be incredibly time consumin...

Can You Still Protect Your Most Sensitive Data?

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securityintelligence.com - David is an award-winning writer, speaker, editor, video blogger, and online communications professional who also advises numerous startup and well-established technology ventures.... An article in...

Diary of a ‘mojo diet’ part two: Introducing 'pocket-to-pocket journalism’

bbc.co.uk - Outside, the rain fell sideways and was relentless - but I needed exterior shots. Unlike my normal camera, the phone’s lens has no protection. Reviewing the footage back inside the shop, I realised...

Website Tips for Nonprofits: How to Choose a CMS, Accept Donations and Set Up Email on your Domain | TechSoup Canada

techsoupcanada.ca - By: Jason Faber, Product Marketing Manager at CIRA You’ve gone ahead and registered a .CA domain name for your nonprofit. Now what? The obvious answer here is to build a website, but that can feel ...

How to Drive Traffic & Leads with Content Advertising - Media Cause

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mediacause.org - Hitting a wall with advertising on social networks like Facebook or search networks like Google? Want to try something new and see if you can drive down that CPA? We did, and we turned to content a...

Mailchimp Sends a Billion Emails a Day. That’s the Easy Part

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wired.com - Mailchimp sends more than a billion emails a day. That’s its business. The company operates a service that lets anyone send out messages en masse to their customers or followers. And by the end of ...

All About OKRs: How to Set Them, Achieve Them, and Track Them in Trello - Trello Blog

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blog.trello.com - We have big plans at Buffer to build a social media tool that is as ubiquitous for social marketers as Google Analytics is to website owners. It’s a big, hairy, audacious goal, right? How do we eve...

10 Snapchat Hacks to Make Your Snaps Stand Out : Social Media Examiner

socialmediaexaminer.com - Do you want to take your Snapchat marketing up a notch? Have you explored all of Snapchat’s features? Learning to use all of the features Snapchat offers is a big part of telling stories people wil...

This Nonprofit Is Searching for Millennial Bone Marrow Donors on Snapchat

adweek.com - Be The Match—a nonprofit that manages a bone marrow registry to help blood cancer patient—needs a new way to recruit young, healthy donors, so it's looking for them on apps popular with millennials...

What We Learned From a Year of Experimenting With Digital Video Ads

thinkwithgoogle.com - In the age of digital video, traditional advertising models won't cut it. But with a little experimentation, brands can stay ahead of the curve. Here are three lessons a year of Unskippable Labs ha...

Experience Our Courses - Linux Foundation Training

training.linuxfoundation.org - Experience the Course: Developing Applications for Linux (LFD401) In this Linux training course video, Linux Foundation Training Director, Jerry Cooperstein, takes you through a section of Developi...

The Pros and Cons of BYOD (Bring Your Own Device)

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idealware.org - There are two kinds of organizations in this mobile age: those that have already implemented a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policy, and those that have not—yet. This article was commissioned by the...

Snoopers' Charter: Government still intent on controlling end-to-end encryption | TheINQUIRER

theinquirer.net - THE UK GOVERNMENT remains intent on trying to control encryption, and has ordered communication service providers to lift or disable end-to-end encryption so that government agencies can eavesdrop ...

8 Ways Digital is Transforming Governments around the World

huffingtonpost.com - The technology now exists to deliver, at the push of a touch screen, a taxi to your door. A doctor can assess a person's health remotely. Computers can process and organize data from millions of in...

The Future of Customer Journeys

digitaldoughnut.com - The customer journey is at the heart of the digital transformation and tells the story of a customer's experience interacting with a company. While focusing on customer journey mapping as a means o...

The key to local SEO

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searchengineland.com - If you’ve read any of my past articles here, you know that I typically try to share tips to help marketers be more successful with their clients. Instead of sharing a specific optimization tip or s...

NETGEAR WINS PRESTIGIOUS RED DOT DESIGN AWARD FOR RUGGED MOBILE WIFI HOTSPOT | 2016 | Press Releases | About Us

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netgear.com - SAN JOSE, Calif. — July 5th, 2016 — NETGEAR®, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTGR), a leading provider of networking equipment for the home and small businesses, is honored to have won a Red Dot Award for its desig...

How Search Engine Optimization Benefits Your Nonprofit

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wiredimpact.com - Search engine optimization is one of the murkiest components of the website design process for many nonprofits. Sure, most folks know what a search engine is. Many likely use “Google” as a verb on ...

Marketing - Marketing through a recession

creative-services.ltd.uk - The coming months and years are going to be challenging for British businesses.  Leaving the 'rights' and 'wrongs' of BREXIT behind us, one thing we all know for sure, is things ARE going to change...

Public cloud lifting lives across Asia

news.microsoft.com - Veronica Colondam, founder and CEO of YCAB Foundation, whose overall vision is to touch the lives of five million youth by 2020, says: “We want to reach out to everyone, especially those at the bot...

New resources to help partners capitalize on the explosive demand - Microsoft Partner Network

blogs.partner.microsoft.com -   As I discussed in my keynote during the 2016 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference, change is the dominant factor driving societies forward. Nowhere is this more evident today than when you look...

Due diligence? We need an app for that.

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kiwanja.net - The ubiquity of mobile phones, the reach of the Internet, the shear number of problems facing the planet, competitions and challenges galore, pots of money and strong media interest in tech-for-goo...

Facebook unveils OpenCellular for cheaper mobile connectivity - Mobile World Live

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mobileworldlive.com - Facebook announced OpenCellular, which it described as “an open source wireless access platform to bring connectivity to remote areas of the world”. “We designed OpenCellular as an open system so a...

Why Yes, Pokemon Go Is Relevant to Digital Development! | ICT Works

ictworks.org - The runaway success of mobile game Pokemon Go has many of us scratching our heads in disbelief: More people are swiping balls at monsters than using Twitter? They’re spending more time with imagina...

3 Unusual Lessons We Learned by Studying Over 16 million Posts (And 100,000 Brands) on Social Media - The Buffer Blog

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blog.bufferapp.com - At Buffer, we love to see new stats and research about how to best share to social media and drive engagement. And as a brand on social media ourselves, we know just how challenging it can be to po...

19+ Free Tools to Start Your Podcast From Scratch

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blog.bufferapp.com - That was the headline of a recent Fortune.com article. Author Tom Huddleston, Jr. wondered why Slack, “a hot Silicon Valley company with a fast-growing valuation,” would “make the most of its ever-...

Pokémon Go tops Twitter’s daily users, sees more engagement than Facebook

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techcrunch.com - Pokémon Go has quickly become one of the most viral mobile applications of all time. The game is now the biggest ever in the U.S.; it has now topped Twitter’s daily users, and it sees people spendi...

Pokémon Go…to the Opera? How Nonprofits Have Made the Game Their Own - Non Profit News For Nonprofit Organizations | Nonprofit Quarterly

nonprofitquarterly.org - Pokémon Go has taken the mobile gaming world by storm, bringing its millions of users seeking to “catch ’em all” out into the streets to explore and hunt Pokémon. The new mobile app allows players ...

The long and painful death of Flash

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techradar.com - If you've used the internet for longer than a few years then it's more than likely you've come across Flash. Historically, the format has been a pervasive force on the web and, without the smartpho...

Best iPad apps 2016: download these now

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techradar.com - It's the apps that really set iOS apart from other platforms - there are higher quality apps available on the App Store for the iPad than any other tablet. So which ones are worth your cash? And wh...

The Life of a Social Media Manager: How to Spend Time on Social Media

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blog.bufferapp.com - You spend part—maybe all—of your day on social media, hopping from network to network, checking analytics, planning ahead, and performing the sundry tasks of a social media manager job. Would it he...

Why More Nonprofits Are Taking IT to the Cloud

biztechmagazine.com - The staff at Habitat for Humanity of Omaha would rather focus on building and renovating homes for low-income families than spend its valuable resources managing a Microsoft Exchange Server. For ye...

Using Virtual Reality for Social Change Work

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huffingtonpost.com - Virtual reality is a newer medium that has the potential to revolutionize the way many global development and human rights organizations communicate their work. It also presents an opportunity to v...

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Snapchat (But Were Afraid to Ask) - Hootsuite Social Media Management

blog.hootsuite.com - Even though Snapchat is said to have over 150 million daily users, many are still at a loss for where the app fits into their marketing plan. Think for a moment about some of your most embarrassing...

Moto 360 2016: what we want to see

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techradar.com - The Moto 360 (2014) was arguably the first truly stylish Android Wear smartwatch and it was followed up by the even better looking and far faster performing Moto 360 (2015). Both watches secured fo...

How the new 5G manifesto will affect your future phones, cars and internet

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techradar.com - We might not have much time for Europe these days, if massive self-destructive referendums are anything to go by, but while Britons may disdain the European Union it is still doing the important wo...

Documenting Your Rights Just Got Easier!

cadasta.org - Today is an exciting one for us here at Cadasta, as we launch a new version of our technology that has been months in the making. A key tenet of our mission is for our technology stack and solution...

WhatsApp in Agriculture?

blog.gfar.net - Having been in love with Facebook for 5 years, I am currently courting Whatsapp, which is known as Facebook’s 19 billion dollar baby. Whatsapp has over a billion people using it to stay in touch wi...

How not to get hacked, by Mr Robot's tech adviser (and former hacker) Kor Adana

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radiotimes.com - "It’s easier now to protect yourself now than it was even five, 10 years ago," Adana tells us. "There are a lot of services out there that use something called two-step verification or multi-factor...

28 of the Best Marketing Campaigns of 2016

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blog.bufferapp.com - You’ve got lots of goals to achieve, and only so many hours in the day to get there. So you put your head down, get focused, and get results. At the same time, it’s important to let yourself be ins...

The African Future Is Digital…

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medium.com - A couple of years ago, one of our Managing Consultants was in South Africa. She had decided to buy a local SIM instead to save cost on roaming. I needed to reach her urgently before a meeting. Our ...

News | Minuteman Watches

minutemanwatches.com - As many of you know Minuteman Watch Co. has offered high quality knives made in the USA sourced from great brands like Zero Tolerance and Pro-Tech. To date those have all been large folders. While ...

ITpomoz helps poor families in Slovakia with BigPicture - SoftwarePlant.com

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softwareplant.com - Slovakia is a rapidly developing country, but changes take time. A salary of around 1000 EUR a month is still above average in the area. A group of ordinary people lucky enough to have such income ...

Toyota: 100 Cars to Charity Over 50 Days

modernlifeblogs.com - For the third straight year, Toyota is featuring its “100 Cars for Good” program, giving 100 cars to 100 non-profit organizations. Over the course of 50 days, 100 organizations nationwide will rece...

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