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The psychology of social networking

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He has a great Pinterest board of social media infographics here. This is one of my favorite recent ones. Having trouble viewing it?

#Social Networking: Netflix Losing Control of Social-Network Goodwill

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Netflix runs the risk of enduring a social-media backlash akin to that endured by BP during last year’s terrible oil-platform disaster and leak.

Friday fun: Find your social networking personality

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This is a fun Friday flowchart to determine your social networking personality via Mashable. It’s extreme. What are you? Go here

Which social network to use, when

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Here’s a nifty infographic with some ideas, courtesy of Mashable. View the original here ).

Learn from AARP’s Social Networking Strategy

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But perhaps most striking is the growth in use of social networking sites by this group, with 34% of online seniors now using. AARP has also worked to ensure that customer service is offered via its social channels … not simply using them to push out information.

The current state of social networks

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From Mashable , a wonderful bird’s eye infographic of social media

Digital Social Networks and Health: Reviewing the Research and Evidence

Social Marketing and Social Change

endeavor into a social health experience, and the implications this has for patient privacy and confidentiality in digital social networks.

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Demographics of Social Network Site Users - 2013

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The rise in the use of social network sites (SNS) among internet users over the past 7 years has been dramatic. References. 2013).

9 Tips to Improve Your Small-places Writing: How to Compose Better Microcontent and Social Network Updates

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This works best in social media, but you really have to know your audience. For more detailed information and examples on microcontent, check out Kivi's e-book from Network for Good - Big Impact in Small Spaces: 9 Ways to Write Better Email Subject Lines, Headlines, Tweets and Facebook Updates. Make the short version work. or

Data on the Safety of Health Social Network Sites

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Everyone has an opinion about the veracity, safety and privacy of health information on social network sites (SNS); now we have some data.

#SOCIALNETWORKS: StumbleUpon An Early & Still Independent Social Network Web Searcher

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Creating social networks before anyone knew what they were. They chose their embryonic search-engine project called “ StumbleUpon.”

Membership 2.0: A Socially Networked Museum Membership

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Membership organizations looking for ways to entice constituents who have demonstrated an interest in their organization but haven't made the commitment to join are sure to find inspiration from the Brooklyn Museum , which recently launched a socially networked museum membership called 1stfans. Brooklyn Museum launched 1stfans on Dec.

6 Advanced Twitter Features for Nonprofits

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Nonprofit Communications Social NetworkingAs of August 2016, Twitter has 313 million monthly active users. 1) Night Mode. Now on Android!

How to Use Hashtags to Promote Your Cause

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Harness the power of hashtags to promote your organization on social media with How to Use Hashtags to Promote Your Cause. Social Networking

Best Facebook Groups for Nonprofits

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Social NetworkingAnd 95% of the time, I assure her I’ve heard it before. It’s definitely still worth joining.

Most Important Social Media Sites to Nonprofits in 2015

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We asked you to put eight social networks in “order of importance to your nonprofit’s communications strategy in 2015.”

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Everything You Need to Know About Hashtags

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This list shows you the most popular daily hashtags you can use on your social networks to increase your presence and engagement.

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Want People to Share Your Story? Stop Making It So Hard! Do This Instead.

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If you want me to share your story on social, then make it super easy for me! Use your own hashtag on the image and in the social share text.

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Use the Power of Pokémon Go for Good (and Have Some Fun)

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Creative Ideas Nonprofit Communications Social NetworkingHow do you get six 20-something guys to sit on the steps of your church?

Hashtags for Every Day of the Week (Nonprofit Edition)

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Nonprofit Communications nptech Social Networking TrendsLooking for an easy content idea for Instagram and Twitter? Do your research.

Time Saving Tips for Email Newsletters and Facebook

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E-Newsletters Nonprofit Communications nptech Professional Development Publication Management Social Networking timeWe've Moved!

Are Shorter Facebook Posts Better? NPR Analyzes 3,000 Posts to Find Out

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NPR’s analysis matches up with Buffer and SumAll’s 2014 study on the optimal length for social media updates. Source: [link].

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Using Hashtags to Promote Your Cause [Free Download]

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Our social media and online campaigns adviser, Kerri Karvetski, has been killing it lately when it comes to hashtag training. Hashtag tools.

5 Easy Hashtags Hacks for Nonprofit Marketers

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Nonprofit Communications nptech Social Networking I’ve been writing here a lot about hashtags lately….with with good reason.

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5 Super Solid Ways To Engage Your Supporters Online (PLUS 28 Affordable Tools to Help You Do It)

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NOTE: Mind the rules, the laws governing giveaways and the promotional guidelines for each social network. 1) Try a Petition or Pledge.

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BOOKMARK THIS: Big List of Twitter Chats for Nonprofits (Chat Tools, Too!)

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Socentchat | Wednesdays @ 1pm ET (social entrepreneurship). smchat | Wednesdays @ 1pm ET (social media). Image Credit:

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WHERE ARE MY PEOPLE? 6 Tools and Techniques for Finding Friends and Influencers on Facebook & Twitter

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How to Find Your Audience on Social Networks. Let’s face it – not all followers on social networks are the same.

50+ Nonprofit Instagram Accounts You Should Follow Right Now

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Nonprofit Communications Photography Social Networking Looking for some good examples of nonprofits on Instagram? ANIMAL RIGHTS. HEALTH.

How Often Should We Email, Mail, Post.

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Social Networking TrendsWe get questions all the time about the frequency with which nonprofits should be communicating.

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REPORT: Facebook Levels Off While Instagram Rises

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According to the latest research from Pew Research Center , more Americans are branching out from Facebook to try second and third social networks.

Does Social Media Really Motivate Supporters? New Report

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Market Research Nonprofit Communications Social Networking TrendsWe've Moved! Update your Reader Now. We've Moved!

Should You Sync Your Facebook and Twitter Updates?

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Nonprofit Communications nptech Publication Management Social Networking Writing for the Web We''ve Moved! Update your Reader Now.

Social Media Takeovers: 6 Nonprofits That Gave It Up for Good (PLUS: 6 Tips for Getting it Right)

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Here are 6 tips for executing a social media takeover of your own. Broaden your network. Image Source: Maybe.

5 Tips to Maximize Your Nonprofit's Presence on LinkedIn

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LinkedIn has grown into one of the most popular social media sites for individuals to make connections and build their networks.

Creating Your Nonprofit’s Version of the #IceBucketChallenge

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See The Difference Between ALS and Ferguson is That One Ill Can Be Cured for an interesting perspective on how both played out on social media.)

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Recent Facebook Algorithm Changes and What They Mean for Nonprofits

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Keying into your audience’s sense of social self is critical to Facebook success. Well, Facebook is a social, public platform. Kristina.

SHOW US YOUR LISTS! 8 Ideas for Nonprofit Twitter Lists 

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Nonprofit Communications Social NetworkingA Twitter list is a curated group of Twitter users. Lists are for reading, not sending. Press.

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Nonprofits @ the Oscars: How to Photobomb, Newsjack and Steal the Spotlight at the Academy Awards

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The social media team at NASA had a blast with #RealGravity : Congrats to #Gravity for another win at the #Oscars2014 for best director!

The JianGate Twitter Universe Visualized

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What does “stepping back” look like from a social network analysis perspective (of course I would throw this in)? jiangate.

Why Using Facebook and Twitter Alone Isn’t Smart

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I recently shared some advice in a Chronicle of Philanthropy article on Tools to Schedule and Plan Your Social Media Outreach. Hootsuite.