These easy-to-create widgets are a breeze to customize [author]The Facebook Page Fanbox is a social widget that converts casual website visitors into fans of your Facebook Page. The Fanbox does this with three key features: • Streams content from your Facebook Page onto your website. • Displays your current fans. • Enables visitors to "become a fan" of your … [Read more...] about How to add a Facebook Page Fanbox to your site
[author]Last week, Chris Garrett and I gave a Techsoup.org presentation called Measuring Social Media ROI. A participant asked, "What is a widget?," which Chris and I tried to explain, but only had limited time. Thinking it might be useful to source the answer from an expert, I invited Eric Schrader of the social fundraising company givezooks! to answer two questions. What … [Read more...] about What are fundraising widgets and how can non-profits use them?
[author]I spent this afternoon at a fascinating gathering in San Francisco: Lunch for Social Action Platforms. Hosted by Peter Deitz of Montreal (see my recent interview with him here) and hosted by TechSoup, 33 people got together on two days' notice to discuss how to work together to make it easy for people to find and act on social causes that they support. Or, as Deitz … [Read more...] about Social Actions: Toward a philanthropic Web