Social Software

First ever User Generated Content Contest for the American Cancer Society

Talk about navigating the corporate maze! We just got approval from everyone and their lawyers to have the first ever user generated video contest around our signature fundraiser Relay For Life. We are letting people enter video in any of these categories: · Crazy, Zany, Wacky Things I See at Relay· Why I Fight Back· My Relay “Recruitment” Video· Making ...

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Toby Bloomberg's New White Paper

Just thought I would share this from my good friend (and ACS Volunteer) Toby Bloomberg: Thought you might enjoy my recent white paper, Listening and Participating   In addition to building relationships, I also explore how social media is impacting the business of doing business. The paper concludes with a few suggestions on how to get started and a gentle ...

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What is Social Media?

Social Media in Plain English from Vimeo.

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Causes Reports On Its First Year – $2.5 Million

More facebook and Social Networking news. Looks like according to the Washington Post Causes has registered 12 million users who are now supporting more than 80,000 non-profit causes worldwide. $2.5 million has been raised for 19,445 different 501(c)(3) charitable organizations. Facebook reports 60,000 daily users of the application, and MySpace reports 25,000. Once again these numbers show the power of ...

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