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Social media monitoring tools from the February meeting

Thanks to everyone for coming along to the Digital Charities meeting in ActionAid yesterday. It felt like having a fairly narrow focus, i.e. tools that help us work more efficiently with social media, was very useful. And it’s definitely a good thing that we...

ECF workday

A note from Duane about a brilliant new monthly meetup – get involved!   Hi DCers, Today I’m launching ECF Workdays: a monthly gathering to connect and re-connect Digital Charity and eCampaigning Forum community members by doing our normal work in the...

Transformations with CSS3

Just thought I’d add a quick post to flag some of the changes coming up with CSS3. While HTML5 will be likely to make a lot of our code much more semantically relevant, and a little neater as well, CSS3 is going to add movement to sites without having to resort...

Web ‘language’

How much consideration do you give to Information Architecture and other assumed ‘languages’ we have for the web? Do you make links to external sites open in a new page/tab? Does this disempower the user? If you don’t, do you highlight that...

Augmented Reality

Augmented reality has been receiving a lot of attention recently, and has to make you think – how can we use this new technology? Obviously with the limited budgets we’re all subject to in the third sector, the likelihood of being able to build a...

The election’s approaching…

What is your organisation working on for the election? Do you know about the coalitions working on Ask The Climate Question and the Robin Hood tax? What should charities be focusing on in these crucial days before the general election? How do you plan to spread a...