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The Internet in 2020 – Pew Foundation Project

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 10th November 2009 -  A survey of internet leaders, activists and analysts shows they expect major technology advances as the phone becomes a primary device for online access, voice-recognition improves, artificial and virtual reality become more embedded in everyday life

Blackbaud’s Social Networking Starter for Not for Profits

Staff Reporter, Tuesday, 10th November 2009 -  Having a social media strategy is not its own objective. Rather social media strategies can support an organisations existing objective and Blackbaud's latest White Paper "Nonprofit Social Media Primer" sets out a multitude of ways for Not for Profi

Lead Up to Australia’s First Social Innovation Camp

Staff Reporter, Monday, 12th October 2009 -  The Australian Social Innovation eXchange, or ASIX, is currently staging a series of meet-ups around Australia, bringing together social innovators from different parts of society to discuss their web-based social ideas and the most promising ideas w

Twitter at SEWF09

Staff Reporter, Monday, 12th October 2009 -  The Social Enterprise World Forum in Melbourne took on a second dimension when Pro Bono Australia hosted a SEWF09 Twitter stream. It was live and lively, as those in the Forum shared their thoughts and experiences and those away from the conference w

Charities Have “Least Secure Websites” – Report

Staff Reporter, Monday, 28th September 2009 -  According to a new internet security report from the UK Not for Profit organisations have the least secure websites compared to industry and government sector groups with security risks or 'vulnerabilities' for the NFP sector having tripled in just 1

Online Giving Missing Donor Engagement – Peter Hero

Staff Reporter, Monday, 17th August 2009 -  While online giving is the most exciting development in philanthropy, the whole aspect of donor development, cultivation and engagement is missing from online giving, according to philanthropy expert Peter de Courcy Hero.

Infoxchange Introduces Employment Navigator

Staff Reporter, Monday, 3rd August 2009 -  Not for Profit technology provider, Infoxchange is working with the government's Collaborative Internet Innovation Fund and project partners to create an innovative jobs service called Employment Navigator.

Sending an SMS or Twitter – Mobile Potential for Not for Profits

Staff Reporter, Monday, 6th July 2009 -  The last decade has seen a massive increase in the use of mobile phones and it's become the dominant communication device in our lives today. But in the UK, nfpSynergy has found that the charity sector is yet to embrace the technology to its advantag

Video Volunteers On YouTube

Staff Reporter, Monday, 6th July 2009 -  The Internet video phenomenon YouTube has launched a very "21st century" way of doing good in the world online community with a new program called YouTube's Video Volunteers.

US Administration Wants to Find Innovative Not for Profits

Staff Reporter, Monday, 6th July 2009 -  US White House officials are planning to travel across the country to find what President Obama describes as 'the most promising Not for Profits in America' with their cheque book at the ready to spend $US50-million in a new fund to help charities ex
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