Beth Kanter's Blog - Part 246

Reflections on Twitter Chat Facilitation Techniques

Engagement

Yesterday, I had the pleasure of participating in Twitter chat series #socialmedia.   It’s been a one-hour  weekly chat on Twitter for the past 10 months  organized and hosted by Marc Meyer and Jason Breed.     The way it works is they invite a “host” to ask 3 compelling questions, 20 minutes each, that revolve around a topical subject within the business of social media, but that play to their strengths or backgrounds.… Read More “Reflections on Twitter Chat Facilitation Techniques”

Vote and Comment for ALL these Awesome Nonprofit Panels at SXSW!

Conferences, Influencer Strategy

The SXSW Interactive Festival (scheduled March 11-15, 2010 in Austin, Texas) is a mega huge social media industry event.  The final program is done through a combination of an open submission and voting process.   The panel picker process has opened – so you can vote for the panels you think are worthy of being on the program until August 27th.… Read More “Vote and Comment for ALL these Awesome Nonprofit Panels at SXSW!”

What Tools Do You Use for Making Your Nonprofit’s Social Media Use Efficient?

Digital Strategy, Listening, Measurement, Mindfulness

 

Note from Beth: Social media is not a waste a time, but there are ways to waste your time.   On Saturday, I had the honor of presenting at Craigslist Foundation Boot Camp and one of the burning questions was about efficiency.  

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Emergency Social Data Summit: We Can All Participate Remotely

Conferences

The Red Cross is hosting the Emergency Social Data Summit today Thursday, August 12, 2010 from 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM (ET).   This is a hybrid event which means you don’t have to be in Washington, DC to participate.

You can participate remotely. … Read More “Emergency Social Data Summit: We Can All Participate Remotely”

A Twitter follower is worth $0.24

Experimentation, Fundraising, Influencer Strategy

Note from Beth: Last month I had the pleasure of presenting on a panel at Association of California Orchestras with Marc van Bree, an arts and social media blogger I met in 2007.   After Marc finished reading the Networked Nonprofit, he was curious about crowdfunding and free agents, chapters in  our book. 

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