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Michael Jackson & Iran: Music to Your Ears

SocialButterfly

I’m no expert on the Iran situation. But, I do know when a video has that extra powerful “umph.&# What are your thoughts?

Michael Jackson & Iran: Music to Your Ears

SocialButterfly

I’m no expert on the Iran situation. But, I do know when a video has that extra powerful “umph.&# What are your thoughts?

Twitter Emerges as Best Rapid-Fire News Source in Post-Election Iran Media Vacuum

Getting Attention

I've continued to ponder the value of tweeting -- even as I do it -- but see clearly its unique value in getting news out of Iran (and organized protest going on the scene) when the more traditional lines (Internet, phone have been shut down). Here's a partial list of folks tweeting out of Iran right now (thanks to Alison Fine ).

36 Nonprofit Marketing Jobs: Moving Up Monday

Getting Attention

Social Media Manager United for Iran (Berkeley, CA). Post YOUR open nonprofit marketing and communications positions here. Account Director Fenton Communications. Washington, D.C.). Associate Director of Communications American Rivers (Washington, D.C.). Associate Director of Marketing Lincoln Center Theater (New York, NY). Woodstock, VA).

HIllary Clinton and Twitter

A. Fine Blog

Tags: Social Media Hillary Clinton Iran Twitter

Celebrating International Women’s Day

A. Fine Blog

Today is International Women’s Day. Hurrah! Komen really has a political agenda below the waist – who knew and how dare they!

The Revolution is Tweeted, Does it Matter?

A. Fine Blog

There has been much ado over the last two days over the role of Twitter in reporting and spurring on the election protests in Iran. The outrage of Twitterers that cable news wasn’t covering the election swayed the MSM, particularly CNN, according to the Times.

Fund Offering Support Efforts Building Nuclear Weapons-Free World

Seeking Grant Money Today

Projects in this category must be focused on Iran and North Korea, the two most significant threats to global nonproliferation. The fund is investing significant resources over the next year on a special Iran campaign that will promote non-military solutions. From The Foundation Center. [As Prevent the emergence of new nuclear states.

#SocialMedia: Turns Out, Twitter Can Start Revolutions Mr. Gladwell

Non Profit Marketing 360

He contrasted the revolutions of Moldova and Iran in 2009 (and largely unsuccessful) with the civil-rights movement that began at a Woolworths lunch counter in Greensboro, NC in 1960. What a difference a year can make – not always for the better, mind you.

#SocialMedia: Turns Out, Twitter Can Start Revolutions Mr. Gladwell

Non Profit Marketing 360

He contrasted the revolutions of Moldova and Iran in 2009 (and largely unsuccessful) with the civil-rights movement that began at a Woolworths lunch counter in Greensboro, NC in 1960. What a difference a year can make – not always for the better, mind you.

Twitter: Not Just For Revolutions

The Agitator

"Having watched with interest the recent debate and discussion on the value and usefulness of Twitter by Agitator readers , I find events of the past two days in Iran as proof enough to silence doubters. Here’s Janice: Not Just for Revolutions Anymore. "Having

6 Words for Nonprofits to Avoid

Fundraising 123

I struggled with high school chemistry, and I had this really tough and serious teacher from Iran. Recently, Lake Superior State University published its 35th annual List of Banished Words for Mis-use, Over-use and General Uselessness. We’re guessing there’s probably a clearer, more specific term within your English arsenal of words. Totally.

Don't Kvetch About Your Coverage. Use the News to Get More Ink!

Marketing for Nonprofits

You may not like the news. Sorry and tough! Rather than lament a news cycle that will never give you the real estate you deserve, join 'em! It is!

My Favorite Tweets

Donor Power Blog

The Iranian government began to crack down on these protesters, by blocking Twitter accounts and servers hosting Twitter accounts in Iran, as well as attempting to locate the protesters themselves via Twitter. Does your organization Tweet?   Why would this help? Provided regular and timely updates.   24/7.   -Miriam Kagan.

Fundraising Success You Can't Buy

Nonprofit Consultant Blog

And commenters say they are reading - and giving - from Iran, Israel, Spain, Portugal, Turkey, the Czech Republic, Australia, Hungary, Sri Lanka and beyond. Well, here's a great Facebook fundraising success story : The story began Aug. The two exchanged addresses. So did a Facebook friend. And another. And another.

Andrew Sullivan on New Media: “A mosh pit of universal dyspepsia and amusement - and value”

Nonprofit Marketing Blog

Last, he spoke of the protests in Iran and how the broadcast and community that happened simultaneously online: “It is an exhilarating thing for the changing to hearts, minds and souls I’m blog Andrew Sullivan’s keynote at NTEN’s 2010 Nonprofit Technology Conference (#10ntc on Twitter). It is a broadcast.