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How social media is changing the way we see conflict

How social media is changing the way we see conflict | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it
Sharing images through social media has armed a new generation of citizen witnesses to challenge our perception and awareness of human rights crimes. 
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Using social media for behavioral studies is cheap, fast, but fraught with biases

Using social media for behavioral studies is cheap, fast, but fraught with biases | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it
The rise of social media has seemed like a bonanza for behavioral scientists, who have eagerly tapped the social nets to quickly and cheaply gather huge amounts of data about what people are thinking and doing. But computer scientists at Carnegie Mellon University and McGill University warn that those ...
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6 Reasons to Visualize Your Data in the Age of Distraction

6 Reasons to Visualize Your Data in the Age of Distraction | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it

This piece was posted by Loren Sorenson for Hubspot, I selected it because as she says "If you aren’t prepared for the visual content revolution, you may be left in the dust.

 

Not convinced? Let's take a look at exactly how visual contentis positively contributing to marketing strategies -- it may just give you the push you need

 

"Learn why visual content is a critical part of your content creation strategy.

 

Here are some highlights:

 

**People remember only 20% of what they read

 

**83% of learning is visual

 

Condenses and Explains Large Amounts of Information

 

**Today, there is too much information on the Internet you have about 3 seconds to catch someone’s eyes so they'll consume your information.

 

Gives Your Brand an Identity

 

**Visual content draws people in, letting viewers better understand your brand's identity

 

Drives User Engagement

 

**If you've ever read a book with a child, you probably know they find pictures more interesting than words; but are adults really that different?

 

Selected by Jan Gordon covering "Content Curation, Social Business and Beyond"

 

Read full article here: [http://bit.ly/Ifujbp]


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janlgordon's comment, April 11, 2012 3:21 PM
Beth Kanter
Thank you for adding me to the wiki and for your kind words, it's greatly appreciated. Yes this is the conversation of the moment so to speak. I'm sure your presentation was amazing. Would love to hear it if you have a replay.
Beth Kanter's comment, April 11, 2012 10:08 PM
Jan: There's a link in the wiki to the live stream of the session - and a lot of notes and resources ... I love this topic! I'm holding myself back from created another scoop.it on it ...
janlgordon's comment, April 13, 2012 10:05 PM
Beth Kanter
Thanks for looking forward to seeing this info. Knowing you, I can imagine that you want to start another scoopit on this topic but it's not necessary because you're already doing a wonderful job covering it now.
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Gemeenteraadsverkiezingen: paringsdans van twitterende raadsleden - Frankwatching

4000 kandidaten, 860.000 verstuurde berichten en een climax op 19 maart. Hoe twitterden kandidaat gemeenteraadsleden over GR2014?
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From Poverty to Power » Campaigning and Complexity: how do we campaign on a problem when we don’t know the solution?

From Poverty to Power » Campaigning and Complexity: how do we campaign on a problem when we don’t know the solution? | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it

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What to consider before starting a blogger outreach programme | CharityComms

What to consider before starting a blogger outreach programme | CharityComms | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it
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Want to reach new and targeted audiences? Inspire them to take campaign actions, donate to your appeals or engage in conversation? Partnerships with bloggers could be the answer.

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Use storytelling and fun to inspire action

Use storytelling and fun to inspire action | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it
Today I went to SoundDelivery's third Social Media Exchange (#SMEX14) on storytelling.  Do check out the presentations and curated tweets once they have been made available. There were so many exce...
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Advertising and Non Profits: 4 Tips to Help Us Help Them - John St.

Advertising and Non Profits: 4 Tips to Help Us Help Them - John St. | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it
Adam Ferraro talks to a few non-profit pros on how agencies can do their best to help non-profit organizations get their message across.
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Why is creativity the most important political concept of the 21st Century?

Why is creativity the most important political concept of the 21st Century? | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it
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There is no concept more politically important today than creativity.

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2014 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report [Infographic]

2014 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report [Infographic] | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it
We spent the last month compiling and analyzing the answers from the 2,100+ nonprofit professionals who completed our annual communications trends survey. Now it’s time to officially release the 2014 Nonprofit Communications Trends Report!
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6 Ways Nonprofits Can Use Google Plus

6 Ways Nonprofits Can Use Google Plus | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it

For many of us, Google Plus is a riddle wrapped up in an enigma. Today begins our journey to discover what, exactly, makes Google Plus so special.


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A Sneak Peek at what we're doing, help us out if you can.

CHAT and it's websites, iCHATit and CrowdVaulTit together with it's unmatched innovating business processes was born out of frustration with monetizing our own lives. We experienced the same problems and frustrations that likely brought you here, and we built this company to solve these frustrations. We're here to help take you to the next level by leveling the playing field, to help you do a better job monetizing, managing, optimizing your personal and corporate financial life, well being and product/service inventory. Our focus on the old is the birth of our new by “Paying it Forward”

 

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Rusty Radiator Awards Spoof 'Save Africa' Charities

Rusty Radiator Awards Spoof 'Save Africa' Charities | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it
Blogger Teddy Ruge explains the Rusty Radiator awards and why so many "save Africa" campaigns fail.
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Last Christmas, the spoof charity Radi-Aid released a music video to challenge perceptions of "saving Africa." This year, they're calling out charity ads they see as harmful, and celebrating helpful ads. Host Michel Martin learns more from blogger Teddy Ruge, a member of the Rusty Radiator awards committee.

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Instagram Growth: How to Build a Community on Instagram

Instagram Growth: How to Build a Community on Instagram | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it
Do you use Instagram in your social media marketing? Are you interested in growing your community on Instagram? To learn how to improve your Instagram marketing, I interview Sue B. Zimmerman. More About This Show The Social Media Marketing podcast is an on-demand talk radio show from Social Media Examiner. It's designed to help busy marketers and…
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Visual Storytelling for Social Good

Visual Storytelling for Social Good | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it

Learn how Visual storytelling helps major brand and you get noticed in todays noisy social media world.

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Top 5 Instagram Best Practices for Nonprofits

Top 5 Instagram Best Practices for Nonprofits | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it
The following is an excerpt from Mobile for Good: A How-To Fundraising Guide for Nonprofits. Owned by Facebook, Instagram is the largest mobile social network in the United States. With more than h...
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Mental health discussion on Twitter in the UK | Brilliant Noise

Mental health discussion on Twitter in the UK | Brilliant Noise | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it
Research into mental health discussions on Twitter in the UK showed that depression was the most discussed mental health topic.
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Jonathan Ford: Why Good Design Should Change The World - PSFK

Jonathan Ford: Why Good Design Should Change The World - PSFK | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it
Co-Founder of Pearlfisher shares why creativity cannot exist without the goal of making something better.
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Jonathan Ford believes that the creative force should be focused on changing human lives. “I think real creativity makes an impact for the better. We improve a way of living, a way to see things or the way something functions.” As one of the three founding partners and Chief Creative Officer of design agency Pearlfisher, Ford has applied this philosophy to all of the work that his company produces.

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Oxfam embraces the crowd | CharityComms

Oxfam embraces the crowd | CharityComms | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it
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Ahead of the 2013 World Bank Summit,Oxfam GB used crowdsourcing to create a music video made up of thousands of photos and video clips from across the world to highlight the issue of land grabs (the buying of agricultural land in developing countries).

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Top five tips for charities using Snapchat | Charity Digital News

Top five tips for charities using Snapchat | Charity Digital News | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it
2013 has proved that charities are getting better at social media. But it’s time that charities explored further than popular channels such as Facebook and Twitter.
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What Language Works Best in Crowdfunding Campaigns?

What Language Works Best in Crowdfunding Campaigns? | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it
A Georgia Tech study looked at Kickstarter campaigns to determine what phrases are the most effective, and least effective, in attracting funders to crowdfunding campaigns.
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Twitter Tips: How to Humanize Your Brand | Social Media Today

Twitter Tips: How to Humanize Your Brand | Social Media Today | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it

are you achieving your goals using social media and Twitter? Are you connecting with real human beings? Are you building relationships? Are you talking to people? Are people talking to you?

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Should Charities Chase Celebrity Endorsements?

Should Charities Chase Celebrity Endorsements? | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it
Who were the most charitable celebrities in 2013? Taylor Swift, One Direction and Beyonce. That's according to DoSomething.org's list of Top 20 Celebs Gone Good.
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2013: The Year in Interactive Storytelling

2013: The Year in Interactive Storytelling | Non-profit Strategy | Scoop.it
A collection of interactive stories, charts and maps by The New York Times in 2013.
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From a ship in the South China Sea to the cost of health care in the United States, the range of subjects here is broad, but the common thread is the form of storytelling — an integration of text, video, photography and graphics.

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