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More Than $100,000 Raised for Shanesha Taylor, Homeless Mom Accused of Leaving Kids in Car During Job Interview

More than $100,000 has been pledged to help Shanesha Taylor, 35, a single mother from Arizona who was arrested last month after allegedly leaving her 2-year-old and 6-month-old sons alone in a hot car while she went on a job interview because she was unable to find a babysitter. 833 more words


Art Gallery Fundraiser Garners Over 2K For Utash Medical Expenses

DETROIT (WWJ) – The family of the Clinton Township man who ended up in a medically-induced coma after a mob beating has collected about 173,000 dollars. 223 more words


What's not to Like about Facebook Likes?

Rather a lot, according to this video by the smart folks over at the YouTube educational science channel Veritasium.

If you’ve got ‘Volume of Likes’ as a KPI for your digital activity but don’t know about the murky world of click farms and the impact they’re having on engagement and organic reach on Facebook, then sit back and invest a few minutes watching their interesting video report. 43 more words

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Video is a great way to attract engaged web visitors

It’s great to have an inspiring video with music and kids, like the one I blogged about from Connecticut Children’s Hospital.  But almost any video will draw web visitors and engage them, according to Shareaholic’s “ 389 more words

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Should you scrap the Millennium Falcon?

Docking Bay 94, Mos Eisley Spaceport. Millennium Falcon is parked.
Luke: What a heap of junk!
Han: She’ll make point five past light-speed. She may not look like much, but she’s got it where it counts, kid.

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Flipping the coin

I took part in two great Twitter chats over this last week or so. One was instigated by Damian O’Broin (@damianobroin) of AskDirect – you can read a Storify of it here: … 203 more words

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Recent Study on Nonprofit Software Purchasing

If you are a software decision-maker at a nonprofit organization, sometimes it helps to know what other nonprofits are concerned with when purchasing software.  Recently, Software Advice talked to thousands of nonprofit software buyers in order to provide insight into what influences technology buying decisions. 412 more words

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