Category Archives: Online Effectiveness

Bodies, Brains, Data

The combination of people, talent, and data contributed a large measure to the recent US presidential victory by a former community organizer. People committed to a cause, a hope, an alternative remain the necessary condition for change. What this campaign demonstates is … Continue reading

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Solutions Health Collaborative on WP

Assisted the Solutions Health Collaborative move from a Community Server platform to a WordPress site. The ubiquity of public, commodified social networking sites changes the value proposition for non-profit inter-organizational networks and coalitions. Those that simply want to share resources … Continue reading

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Starting Tumblr

Blogging is loosing adherents and cache. Too bad. I guess the value of a page long thought isn’t what it used to be. And I don’t criticize for it. Some of us need more time to get it. Perhaps the … Continue reading

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Top Posts on Community Corner

After closing itscooperative, I did a quick analysis of the top posts in our Community Corner application. Discussion forums focused on best practices for use of this platform. Using online engagement tools and receiving user feedback were the top interests. … Continue reading

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Advocacy 1-3-3

Attention spans and windows are decreasing. The impact of that trend on social action and public policy is taking shape. Healthy Rivers is one group riding the current.

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Checking the connections

A web site is known by the connections it keeps. In life, the number and quality of connections we have can determine everything from personal longevity to organizational success. Similar phenomenon apply to web sites. The number of links to … Continue reading

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NYC Dept. of Health puts out with edgy web media

Maybe the site is still too new. Don’t know why the no-name URL http://72.32.200.206/flash/. But it’s worth a look. Both the site and the project it promotes are great examples of applying new media to get the health message out … Continue reading

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