Category Archive: Communication

Connecting Up, Down Under!


Calling all NGOs and nonprofits! Are you going to ConnectingUp? Our team is heading to Gold Coast, Queensland in Australia next week take part in the conference, and we would love to see you see there!

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The History of .org

Mar 31st, 2014 in Communication, ORG, Technology, TLD

Established as one of the original top-level domains (TLDs) of the Internet in 1985, .org has a history almost as long as the Internet itself. For more than 25 years, .org sites have helped create engaged, empowered communities – both …


50 Hashtags to Spark Social Change


The hashtag (#), once known simply as the pound symbol, has become a vital communication tool that has transformed how people engage with one another online. Hashtags are efficient because they essentially help to optimize conversations and content – for …


Litterati: Crowdsource-Cleaning the Planet

Jul 10th, 2013 in Communication, Global, Innovation

Litterati from Jeff Kirschner on Vimeo.

Jeff Kirschner came up with the idea for the “Litterati” movement after his young daughter spotted a piece of litter floating in a river near his home in Northern California. “Daddy, that doesn’t …